Volunteer in Sri Lanka with Volunteering Solutions and join a wide range of amazing & affordable volunteer programs including Childcare, Teaching English, Women Empowerment, Sea Turtle Conservation, Monk Teaching and Elephant, and Community Development. The majority of projects are located in Galle while the Elephant & Community project is based in the Kegalle area. We also have an amazing Wild Elephant Conservation & Research Program in Wasaguwama National Park, for all those who are keen to live amidst nature and do something out of the box!
All projects are available throughout the year and are specially meant for high school & college students, gap year travelers, families, and backpackers who wish to be a part of the change and make a difference through their contribution
There's so much to do in Sri Lanka, that the weekend might seem to be too short! Explore the beaches and try out some water sports at affordable costs, if you need some adrenaline kicks! Experience the thrill of wildlife adventure at any of the several national reserves, including, Sinharaja forest reserve, Bundala National park, Minneriya National park, and more. Visit some of the best tourist hotspots in and around Colombo such as Sigiriya, Adam’s Peak, Dambulla Cave temple and Kandy Lake.
You can also book for Anuradhapura Tour, Bentota and Beruwala Tour with Volunteering Solutions. For any more information, you can also get in touch with our Travel Desk Advisor for more planning!
Go ahead and choose your weekend tour. In case you have any doubts or wish to customize your trip, simply write to us at [email protected] and we’ll help you plan your weekend!
As we have limited spots available in our programs and we serve on first come first basis, it is recommended that potential volunteers book their programs well in advance to get confirmed placements. You can book your slot by filling the application form online and pay the application fee of $250. You can pay your program fee later and also, in installments. However, the complete payment should be made 45 days prior to the starting of the program. If you are volunteering in a group, you can also fill a group application form.
Below are the necessary requirements to participate in the Sri Lankan volunteer projects:
The minimum age requirement for the programs in Sri Lanka is 17 years.
Volunteers participating in the Medical Program should be at least 18-year-old.
Volunteers need to have an open mind and flexible attitude for working in a new and different environment. They should bring energy and enthusiasm to make a difference.
The participant must be in good health.
We encourage our participants to volunteer in a group. We take special care in providing you a placement and also customize your itinerary to make sure you get exactly what you are looking for. Also, we can design special group programs for groups of 5 or more. Our programs are designed to be safe, affordable and offer a great group volunteering experience to the volunteers.
In our experience of more than 12+ years, we have enabled and facilitated volunteer program placements for college groups, university groups, high school groups, group of families, group of couples as well as groups of colleagues.