Join us for a marine adventure that will expose you to the diversity of species living along South Africa’s coast and the range of projects and activities implemented to protect them. By actively engaging with marine scientists, this is your opportunity to live the life of an ocean ambassador!
Get some friends together or organise a group from your school and embark on this exciting programme!
Flexible Dates from January to August (during school term or holidays)
(shorter stays can be arranged)
Volunteer certificate to add to your CV and school service requirements
Let’s make life easy for you! Youth 4 Conservation organises your trip from start to finish – including internal flights and transfers to Gansbaai.
7 Day School Trips: Southern African residents
The following rates are all-inclusive for a 7-day experience.
Rates can be adjusted depending on point of departure – please contact us for a quotation.
Departing Cape Town:
The rates above are being offered to Southern African residents in order to promote African conservation experiences to local youth.
7-10 Day School Trips: International groups
We are very excited to welcome international school groups to our beautiful continent so please contact us for our international rates. We are happy to assist with all aspects of your trip in order to create an African adventure of a lifetime!
A teacher is not required, but with a minimum of 6 participants, a teacher is hosted for FREE.
SO WHAT’S INCLUDED?
- Return flights to Cape Town
- Private transfer from Cape Town to Gansbaai
- Accommodation (shared cottages)
- All meals
- Two boat trips
- All other activities
- Marine conservation presentations & discussions
- Engagement with top researchers & scientists
- Shark-cage dive (optional, but included in price)
- Y4C peak hat
- In-country support
Travel insurance, visas if required, expenses of a personal nature (food at the airport, for example), all flights for international groups