Bandaranaike, Sri Lanka


It’s available all year, for a minimum of 1 week and it starts every Monday (please arrive on Sunday).



Childcare, teaching, community, animal care, school & university internship.


What we offer:

Would you like to meet new people, and do volunteer activities in different sectors and areas in Sri Lanka? If your answer is Yes, this project is for you!
The volunteers can choose between preschool teaching, school teaching, monk teaching, elders’ homes, children’s homes, sea turtle conservation, elephant conservation, and dog shelter.



The volunteer will cover the cost of accommodation in a hotel, 3 meals per day, airport pick up, flights, VISA, insurance, and our membership (€42). For food, accommodation, and airport pick-up, the price is US$ 340 per week.



You need to be at least 16 years old and know some English.



Download the documents: application form and contract, fill it and send it to [email protected].

Flight tickets:
Google Flights Website
Petroniana Viaggi e Turismo

(It is our partner and it can offer you good prices for flight tickets and insurance)


English website:
Travel Advice


Italian websites:
Viaggiare Sicuri
Dove Siamo nel Mondo


English insurance companies:
World Nomads 
Health Care International
Axa Global Health Care


Italian insurance companies:
Columbus Assicurazioni
Europ Assistance


(It is our partner, please send an email to [email protected] and you will get a 10% discount)


IMPORTANT: Please make an appointment with your GP for vaccinations.

The annual fee requested by Volunteer In The World Società Cooperativa Sociale is € 30 and it is used to cover the expenses, as it is a non-profit organisation and it doesn’t receive funds from the government.
Part of this amount is also used for donations to local organisations / partners.


The fee can be paid or by Bank Transfer:


IT 87 V 07072 02403 000000400194
EMILBANCA Credito Cooperativo Societa’ Cooperativa
Agenzia Via G. Mazzini n. 152, Bologna



Or, an amount equal to £ 25, through PayPal, directly using the following link: