Cambodia: Village Development and Elephant Sanctuary
- Siem Reap
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All accommodation for your project and any extensions
All meals. (We cater for vegetarians and vegans. Other food allergies please contact us)
24/7 support from your ROV Team Leader who is first aid qualified.
All transport required for the project site.
All transport required to the elephant sanctuary
Contributions to the local community school
Contributions to the elephant sanctuary
Guide and entrance into the Angkor Wat temple complex
Khmer Language classes
Khmer history classes
Visiting a Ladyboy show
Transport out to the local carnival
Building materials for your work in the community
Food and building materials for the elephants
Contributions to local labourers from the community
A goodbye party for you in the community
Program costs do not include flights or travel insurance.
The first week you will spend at an elephant sanctuary creating a home for displaced, mistreated and abandoned elephants. The sanctuary helps protect the jungle and as well as growing food for the elephants. You'll help to rehabilitate these magnificent creatures; walk them to local waterfalls and dams, bathe them, feed them vegetation and work on the plantation.
You will also spend a week working side by side with local villages and help build houses, vegetable gardens, provide access to fresh drinking water, and teach English to local children. You will explore the UNESCO listed Angkor Wat.
There are a number of great activities included in the price to ensure you don't waste your time working out what to do and how to pay for it when you arrive;
-ticket,transport and guide for Angkor Wat tour
-language and history lesson
-evening at the night carnival
-ticket and transport to the famous Phare circus
-transport to and on Tonli Sap
I’m not 100% sure what visa I had to get, but whatever it was they gave it to me at the airport! It cost about $40 USD and I had to take a hard copy passport photo with me, but it was very easy and lasted the entire length of my stay + some!