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Program of the Month The Best of Kenya Program offers you 11 days of wildlife safari excursions in Kenya's world famous wildlife parks, teaming with thousands of wild animals, plants and amazing sceneries. Gain the experience of a lifetime in East Africa.
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Internships in Tanzania Mainland The Tanzania cultural and language program allows you to interact with people from various Tanzanian communities
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Take your Gap Year abroad to do an nature conservation volunteer service in Kenya. Work to conserve endangered birds, wildlife and forests in Kenya, Africa
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Enjoy the Beauty and splendor of Zanzibar, Africa - visit her great parks and sunbath on her expansive beaches
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Zanzibar Volunteer Mini Adventure Abroad

Take your Gap Year Abroad to Volunteer on the Island of Zanzibar in Tanzania with jubileeventures.org, go abroad on exciting African tours, visit famous historical places, play with dolphins, study turtles, dive, swim or snorkel in crystal clear blue waters, soak in the sun on extensive Zanzibar sandy beaches, support local communities. The Zanzibar Adventure program provides all these and more exciting international opportunities at an affordable fee.  

The Zanzibar Adventure Program

African Zanzibar Island in Picture Jubileeventures.org Zanzibar adventure program provides volunteers abroad and international interns with four days of guided island and beach tours, plus about eight days of voluntary community work in the African Island of Zanzibar.

The Zanzibar adventure tours cover forest wetland ecosystems home to mangrove trees, various birds, and endangered animal species; snorkeling and swimming; dolphin tours; boat riding and beach recreation among other activities. Under this program, voluntary service in Zanzibar includes teaching English as a second language, playing games and sports with the orphaned children and helping the children with homework.

You and other international volunteers will work with local children or other projects of your choice including teaching at a local school, medical volunteer work, nature and environment conservation and more.

A typical schedule of the Zanzibar Adventure Program is as follows:  

Day 1: Arrival: Meet and Greet at the airport at Zanzibar Airport – transfer to the hotel or Host home for overnight.

Day 2: In-Country Orientation in the morning, Introduction to Zaznzibar culture, do's and dont's.

Afternoon: Stone Town Tour: Guided tour of the city of Zanzibar featuring the old town of Zanzibar, fondly known as Stone Town. The tour is covered mainly on foot, providing the guests the opportunity to stroll through the narrow winding labyrinth alleys and behold uniquely carved Arab doors with brass studs, carved balconies; the House of Wonders; the Palace Museum (People's Palace); Dr Livingstone's House; cathedrals and countless mosques; and Zanzibar's bustling market. Stone Town has excellent gifts shops with plenty of souvenirs handicrafts and splendid artifacts to choose from.

Day 3 – 8: Introduction to the needy and orphaned children and local volunteer projects staff. International volunteers work with local children or other projects of their choice. Voluntary service in Zanzibar includes teaching English as a second language and playing games with the children, helping the children with homework, and games and sports. During their free time and weekends, overseas volunteers can explore the rich landscape of Zanzibar, travel to Dar es Salaam, the capital of Tanzania, or to Pemba and neighboring Islands.

Day 10 - 12: Zanzibar, Pemba Adventures

Day 10: Jozani Forest : Overseas volunteers and international interns will take a half day tour of this famous wetland forest, the only wetland remaining on Zanzibar island. The wetland is about 45 minutes drive from the city center. It is home to the only surviving members of the red Columbus monkey, an almost extinct species.

A local guide will show visitors to small colonies of these unusual primates. The guide will also show the international volunteers, the delightful swamp in the middle of the wetland and small streams flowing into the ocean. There are lots of mangrove trees, alive with birds of the wetland ecosystem.

Day 11: Dolphin Adventures, Swimming, Snorkeling: International volunteers and interns abroad will have a full day tour on locally constructed sailing dhows, fitted with outboard motors, marine VHF radios, life jackets and other security requirements. The trip explores Menai bay a conservation area inhabited by humpback and bottlenose dolphins. Overseas interns and volunteers abroad can take the opportunity to do snorkeling. High quality snorkeling gear is provided. Lunch is provided for free as part of this trip and is served on a sand bank or on one of the many uninhabited island in the region. A traditional dish of barbecued fish, rice, lentils and fish curry is served.

After lunch overseas interns and volunteers abroad in the African city of Zanzibar can sail on an outrigger canoe carved out of a single mango tree, snorkel, swim or just relax. Interns and volunteers return to Fumba by sail, wind permitting, or by boat, then to the main island.

Day 12: Misali, Pemba Tour: Misali is the famous islet in the South west of Pemba, Tanzania. Misali is best known for calm and quiet snorkeling waters, expansive white sandy beaches excellent for sunbathing, fishing and Dolphin Recreation. International volunteers and overseas interns in Pemba will have time to participate in any of these activities. Zanzibar Adventure volunteers and interns will also take a tour of and marvel at the historical Pemba ruins and visit the biggest tomb and Mosque in the area.

Day 13: Zanzibar program evaluation in the morning, Afternoon is Free - End of the Zanzibar international adventure program.

Day 14: Departure at leisure for those doing two weeks only. Those staying longer continue to project placement and volunteer abroad or international internship work inn Zanzibar. Please contact us to sign up for the jubileeventures.org Zanzibar adventure program now.

This program is mostly combined with the Zanzibar language and culture program but is also offered on its own. The adventure program’s minimum duration is two weeks. You can sign up for more than the minimum time - the rest of the time will be allocated to voluntary service in Zanzibar.

Volunteer abroad or Intern overseas in Kenya. Go volunteering for an entire Gap year in Africa
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Zanzibar internships and voluntary service  placement opportunities include:

-Teach Abroad Zanzibar

- African Childrens Orphanage

Volunteering with HIV & AIDS in Zanzibar

Environment and Nature

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What is Provided:
Accommodation is covered by specially selected local host families.

Breakfast and dinner provided.

Vegetarian meals provided with prior request.

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The Kenya Beach holiday program takes you to the Kenyan Coast. You can swim, dive, tours, snorkel or simply relax on the beach. You can also add jungle safaris to your beach experience with the  Kenya Beach Holiday Plus programs
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Tanzania Adventure Safaris Tours. Tanzania and East Africa's vast and world famous wildlife parks abound with thousands of wild animals, plants and amazing sceneries. Sign up for our  Adventure programs and create memories that  you will treasure  forever.  
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The Zanzibar culture program takes you to stone town. Marvel at Zanzibar's  narrow labyrinth streets
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At jubileeventures.org our international volunteer opportunities overseas in Africa are excellent. You can also spice up your intern experience overseas and volunteer travel abroad in Africa, with great jungle safaris and beach holidays, at jubileeventures.org. Sign up now for affordable, quality volunteer abroad, international  internships and overseas Gap Year expeditions in East Africa with jubileeventures.org

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