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5 NIGHT VOLUNTOURISM PACKAGE

PACKAGE DETAILS

A taste of all three work-streams to learn about how we work and our projects. Includes accommodation, meals, and transfers.

START & END LOCATION

Port Denarau

DURATION

6 days, 5 nights

DEPARTURE DAY

Monday, Wednesday & Fridays

TRANSFERS

Included in the package with South Sea Cruises onboard the Yasawa Flyer

ACCOMMODATION

Korovou Eco-Tour Resort or Mantaray Island Resort

ROOM TYPE

Dorm, triple share bure, double share bure or single bure

PICK UP/DROP OFF

Coach pick up and drop off are included in the package from/to most Denarau, Nadi and Wailoaloa hotels.resorts and Nadi International Airport

children of the Yasawa Islands

EXAMPLE ITINERARY

DAY 1

Depart Port Denarau at 8.45pm on board the Yasawa Flyer bound for your chosen resort. Arrive at the resort around midday for lunch and your initial briefing. Spend the afternoon finding your way around the resort and enjoying this beautiful part of the world. Meet your fellow volunteers over dinner and get ready for the days ahead!

DAY 2

Get ready for a full day of volunteering today.  After breakfast, head off to spend the day with the Marine Research team doing things such as coral harvesting and observing the manta rays. You get back to the resort around 3pm and have the rest of the afternoon to talk through your day, hang with new friends over dinner and enjoy this spectacular location.

DAY 3

Head off in the longboat this morning after breakfast to a community to do projects such as garden building or helping to set up a rainwater harvesting system. You will arrive back at the resort by 3.00 pm with plenty of time for an afternoon swim and chat before dinner with the rest of the volunteer team at 7.00 pm.

DAY 4

Today starts the two days you will spend getting to know some of the kids of the Yasawa Islands. Activities include one on one reading or literacy games. You will arrive back at the resort by 3.00 pm with plenty of time for an afternoon swim or activity before dinner.

DAY 5

Head back to the school today to do some more work with the kids of these communities. You will arrive back at the resort by 3.00 pm with plenty of time for an afternoon swim and chat before dinner with the rest of the volunteer team at 7.00 pm.

DAY 6

You have the morning free today to relax and soak up the atmosphere or try out some of the unique activities offered by these resorts before being picked up by the Yasawa Flyer mid-afternoon bound for Port Denarau. You arrive back on the mainland at 5.45 pm and will be transferred to your mainland accommodation/airport.

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INCLUSIONS

  • Pre-departure support

  • 24-hour emergency phone

  • Arrival, local and cultural orientation

  • Long-term experienced staff

  • Accommodation at either Mantaray Island Resort or Korovu Eco-Tour Resort for the selected package duration (price dependant on which resort and room type is selected)

  • Welcome meeting

  • All meals (prepared and provided by resort or village) – included in the cost for Korovou Eco-Tour Resort Packages and additional compulsory meal plan rates for Mantaray Island Resort

  • All necessary project training by experienced staff, equipment, and materials

  • 24-hour in-country support

  • Transfers from/to Port Denarau with South Sea Cruises

STUFF YOU SHOULD KNOW

  • All prices are per person and available in the rates sheets. Double/twin rates are per person based on two people booking and sharing the same room/bure.  Triple rates are per person based on three people booking and sharing the same room/bure.

  • Itineraries can be custom-built work in your choice of volunteer categories.

  • If for whatever reason the hotels/resorts including in this package are unavailable at the time of booking, then an alternative hotel/resort of the same standard will be provided.