Volunteer Opportunities in Tanzania


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About Destination and Volunteer Opportunities

About Tanzania

Tanzania, an East African country, has a rich array of wildlife and natural beauty. It is home to Africa’s highest peak, Kilimanjaro. The Serengeti and Ngorongoro crater are Tanzania’s world-famous natural parks. Besides that, it has a beautiful coastline, a coral reef, and the islands of Zanzibar and Pemba.

Volunteer opportunities in Tanzania

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There is no shortage of volunteer opportunities in Tanzania. You can devote yourself to volunteer work by joining various volunteering programs. Choose among environmental volunteering, wildlife protection programs, or humanitarian educational programs. Discover Maasai tribe immersion project or an educational project in the island of Zanzibar.

Get involved with wildlife or the community while discovering a new culture. Join a Freepacker’s project and take a humanitarian trip to Tanzania!

Practical info


Option 1: Tourist visa on arrival for US$50 with the possibility of applying for a volunteer permit on site for an additional US$30. Option 2: Apply online for the volunteer permit before you travel - allow at least 3 months of delay and a cost of US $250.


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.