Volunteer Opportunities in Kenya


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About Destination and Volunteer Opportunities

About Kenya

Kenya is a country in East Africa famous for its scenic landscapes and wildlife preserves. It has a variety of animal species such as lions, elephants, cheetahs, and rhinoceroses. Its Indian Ocean coastline has some of the best beaches in Africa. Tourism is an important branch of their economy.

mission humanitaire au Kenya

Volunteer Opportunities in Kenya

You can become an international volunteer in Kenya! Discover volunteer opportunities such as educational programs, eco-volunteering, and wildlife protection projects. Freepackers’ partner NGO for volunteer projects in Kenya was founded in 1998. Since then, it has supported over 300 projects in the region. The organization won multiple awards for its humanitarian commitment and sustainable development actions.

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Practical info


The Kenya e-entry visa, which can be obtained from evisa.go.ke, is valid for 90 days, upon approval, for a stay of up to three months and can be extended for 90 days at the immigration headquarters in Nairobi or the immigration office in Mombasa. The cost is $51 (about €41)



Please check with your doctor or travel clinic in regards to the vaccinations you need for your project destination. You can also check the pasteur institute for the up-to-date health recommendation per destination at


Travel insurance is compulsory to study or volunteer abroad. Please contact a specialised insurance company or your bank to contract a travel insurance before you go.