7 NIGHT VOLUNTOURISM PACKAGE
A taste of all three work-streams to learn about how we work and our projects. Includes accommodation, meals, and transfers.
START & END LOCATION
8 days, 7 nights
Included in package onboard the Yasawa Flyer
Barefoot Manta Island Resort or similar resort
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
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 & 3
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 3.00 pm and have the rest of the afternoon to talk through your day, hang with new friends over dinner, and enjoy this spectacular location.
DAY 4 & 5
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 6 & 7
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.
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.
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 dependent on which resort and room type is selected)
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.
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.