Volunteering » Malaysia
Volunteer in Malaysia on your gap year with our range of projects. Work with orangutans and other animals, explore Borneo and volunteer with local communities.
Join our extraordinary Borneo expedition and combine a community or environmental project with exhilarating adventure challenge.
Trek through the rainforests of Borneo to a wild life sanctuary where you come close to orang utans whilst they through rehabilitation.
Take an unforgettable orangutan jungle tour on the island of Borneo to visit some of the world’s most fascinating animals and meet the local communities that call them neighbours!
Having access to a education is fundamental in Borneo as it means children can reach the minimum standard of reading and writing required for them to enter the education system in Malaysia.
Trek into the depths of the jungle, conserve turtles and marine life in the South China Sea and teach indigenous tribes, all under the watchful eye of the famous orangutan.
Roaring waterfalls, unexplored valleys, clouded leopards, pygmy elephants; Borneo is like the land that time forgot – one of the Earth’s true remaining wildernesses
Volunteer at the award-winning Matang Wildlife Centre in Sarawak, Borneo, and get up close and personal with orangutans, sun bears and much more.
Volunteers will live and work amongst rural communities on worthwhile sustainable development projects.
A chance to get up close to and help to preserve increasingly rare and threatened great ape. With just 20,000 left in the wild you can make a real difference to orangutan conservation.
Doing volunteer work in Borneo you could be living and working among communities to improve health and educational services whilst living in an undisturbed rainforest.
Experience a Malay dinner, assist in school clubs, recycling and learn about the Malay culture on the amazing Perhentian Islands.
Volunteer on conservation projects in the heart of Sabah’s last areas of undisturbed lowland rainforest, home to the pygmy elephant, clouded leopard and orangutan.
Learn how to track tigers and other wildlife as well as how to spot animal traps in the Taman Negara rainforest of Malaysia and meet the Batek tribe community.
Come and explore the awe-inspiring diversity and dynamism of Borneo’s wildlife in Sabah’s stunning Kinbatangan Floodplain Rainforest.
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This fantastic project offers volunteers the experience of working closely with the animals in Negara Zoo, as well as making a positive impact on habitat restoration in Borneo.
Late Availability and Offer - Unique 8 week project at Sepilok Orang-Utan Rehabilitation Centre in Borneo, Malaysia in Jan & March 2015 - see More Info...
Scuba dive on the shores of this colourful and exotic island in Malaysia. This is a diving project that includes learning to dive and assisting with the running of a dive centre on a paradise island.
Take a gap year in a thriving tropical country that enjoys a beautiful climate, a perfect dose of exoticism and all the comforts of western living so you feel right at home!