Volunteer · VO-36

Marine Conservation

2 to 8 weeks
4.9(36 reviews)

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  • Be between 18-85 years of age
  • Be a citizen of an eligible country
  • Have no criminal convictions in the past 5 years
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Trip overview

Embark on an unforgettable volunteer trip and experience the Spanish lifestyle whilst making a real difference to the environment and wildlife. On this amazing adventure, you’ll volunteer along Spain’s stunning Mediterranean coastline, learning about the magnificent marine life and coastal flora and fauna. Plus, you’ll get the opportunity to become a certified scuba diver with international accreditation. Picture yourself monitoring whales, dolphins and turtles in the Mediterranean Sea, enjoying fresh produce under the warm European sun, sipping sangria and contributing to an important, real-world research and conservation project.

We offer the complete package for those looking to volunteer abroad and, best of all, we have joined with local project partners to secure you a guaranteed volunteering placement overseas. You’ll be contributing to the environment with both confidence and purpose. Our team will help you with all the essentials, from visa assistance to airport pickup, volunteer accommodation, onsite training and so much more.

Make a sustainable impact on the local ocean ecosystem, make new friends from all corners of the world and break away from your routine back home as you embark on this incredible volunteer travel opportunity. This trip is perfect for anyone ready to make a difference and lasting impact on the Spanish coastline whilst channelling that laid back Mediterranean lifestyle at the same time.


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Volunteer project placement

Dedicated Trip Coordinator

Pre-Departure Guide

Trip visa guidance

Personal Travel Concierge

Comfortable accommodation

Covid-19 Medical Insurance


Airport pickup or transfer

Project supplies

‘Welcome to Denia’ orientation

$200 Global Tour Voucher


Certificate of completion

Ongoing support from our local team

24/7 Global Emergency Line

gWorld access

Marketplace deals


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Trip details

Our Marine Conservation Volunteer trip in Spain is designed to get you volunteering overseas in a safe and fun environment, and with a genuine and rewarding purpose. Our expert team and local partners take care of everything you need to start making a positive impact, from volunteer placement to accommodation and ongoing support throughout your entire journey.

Whether you’re doing gap year volunteering or taking a volunteering holiday from work, you’ll arrive in Spain with the confidence that absolutely everything has been pre-arranged for you. You’ll be able to jump straight into your volunteer duties, ease into the laidback lifestyle and start making new friends with all the logistical details sorted, from airport transfers to accommodation.

Channel all your energy into immersing yourself in your volunteer placement, as well as taking time to get to know the local area. Roam through Denia’s picturesque landscapes, try the local cuisine and get a golden glow instead of sweating the logistical stuff - that’s exactly why we’re here. Feel confident and proud you are contributing much-needed help to a meaningful cause and save yourself the time, money and even the risk of being stranded in a foreign country by having us on your side. Make your time count on this life-changing opportunity to volunteer in Spain and arrive home knowing you've made a lasting and positive impact on the Mediterranean marine life. 


To qualify for this trip, you must be able to undertake laborious duties.

What extra costs will I have? 

Flights, travel insurance, meals, criminal background check, souvenirs & spending money.

Trip itinerary

The beauty of this trip is that your days will be filled with structured volunteer duties. You’ll then have the evenings and weekends to explore however you please. As a rough idea, this is the daily schedule you can expect:

Day 1

Once you’ve touched down at Valencia Airport, your pre-arranged transfer will take you straight to your volunteer accommodation in Denia. Relax, settle in and meet the other volunteers.

Trip location

You'll spend most of your time in the coastal city of Denia.

Frequently asked questions

How it works

Make your decision

Choose your trip style and destination, and confirm your spot with a deposit. Then, open your gWorld account and celebrate, the hardest part is over and the fun is about to begin.

We become friends

You’ll be matched with a personal Trip Coordinator who knows all the ins & outs. They’ll guide you through everything we need to do together, so you can leave your worries behind.

Time to go

We’ll get your tickets in-hand and your transfers ready. Then, our in-country team or partner will have everything prepared for your arrival. It’s now time for the real adventure to start.

24/7 support

Never stress, knowing we’re there with you when you need us with ongoing & unlimited local team support and check-ins. And just in case, we’ve got an emergency team on stand-by, 24/7.


Elizabeth B
Booked in Oct, 2019

Just had the most amazing experience talking to Harrison and getting signed up to volunteer in Spain. So nice to meet like-minded people and get excited about making a difference. Can't wait!

Anjulee S
Booked in Mar, 2019

Sam has been excellent in assisting me today. Really happy with the level of knowledge and care he has shown. I am really excited about this adventure and feel safe knowing that I have the support of Global Work and Travel.

Anitalinty W
Booked in Jun, 2018

Becka and Jay were simply amazing! They were so helpful and I would recommend them to anyone who'd be interested to be a part of this project.

Tamara M

the global work and travel Co. have made one of my biggest aspirations come true ! I'm able to travel the world with ease, experience different cultures and more importantly help the environment.

Amy R

My consultant Abbie is absolutely fantastic! Her attitude, knowledge and enthusiasm was infectious and was the biggest reason I decided to stop procrastinating my life and take the leap to do something different, exciting and challenging! If you're not sure whether this trip is right for you I... Read more

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