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Volunteer Reviews

Name: Pinja
Country: Finland
Date: 30 April 2018

I spent 3 weeks at LEO, it was an amazing experience! I learn so much about nature, animals and how to take better care for environment. The staff is very dedicated and it was great to see how they constantly try to live everyday life as ecologically as possible and always explored new ways to do so. It was amazing to learn about nature and animals so much, the staff was very competent.
The elephant drives and Ares were definitely my favorite moments there!
Keep up the good work!!

Name: Ellen and Thomas
Country: Germany
Date: 19 April 2018

Three weeks at LEO are three weeks full of new experiences, exciting adventures, diverse impressions, special moments and a lot of new knowledge. We don´t want to miss one day of our volunteering at LEO. The super competent LEO-team let us participate at their own experiences and knowledge. During the daily drives we saw uncountable animals (even very rare ones like an ardwolf), learnt a lot about flora and fauna, about parkmanagement and how things work together. And all this in the community with amiable persons. This volunteering was without any doubt one of the highlights of our sabbatical. We highly recommend a volunteering at LEO for all persons who love the nature and like to be in the bush the whole day. We´ll come again. Many thanks from the heart to the whole team for this great time we spent at LEO.


Drei Wochen bei LEO sind drei Wochen voller neuer Erfahrungen, aufregenden Abenteuer, vielfältiger Impressionen, eindrücklicher Momenten und neuem Wissen. Wie wollen keinen Tag unseres Volunteerings bei LEO missen. Das super kompetente LEO-Team ließ uns immer an ihren Erfahrungen und an ihrem Wissen teilhaben. Wir haben nicht nur unglaublich viele Tiere gesehen, wir haben viele neue Erkenntnisse über Flora und Fauna und auch über Parkmanagement gelernt. Und das alles in der Gemeinschaft mit liebenswürdigen Menschen. Die Zeit bei LEO war ohne Zweifel ein Highlight während unseres bisherigen Sabbatjahrs. Ein Volunteering, das wir auf alle Fälle wärmstens empfehlen können und wir werden sicher wiederkommen. Von Herzen DANKE für die großartige Zeit bei LEO.

Name: Alejandra Puigserver
Country: Spain
Date: 10 January 2018

A fantastic and unique experience which I would recommend to everyone! The guides are really friendly and experts on their field. They explain all the facts and curiosities of animals and nature with such a contagious enthusiasm that you are willing to know more and more! And also they are always looking out for the fauna & environment treating it with plenty of respect and care, always doing their best for them! Congratulations Leo_Africa, continue like that! I wish you the best of luck and I hope to come back some day �����

Name: Valeria Biasol
Country: Italy
Date: 4 January 2018

Such a great experience! I spent 3 weeks at Leo between November and December, the best period ever! I felt so many beautiful different emotions in this weeks...I finally saw Big 5 with my eyes! Spending all this time close to nature makes you feel free like in paradise and makes you understand what conservation really means! 
I met so many beautiful people and the team is totally perfect, full of energy and qualified! 
If you want to experience the emotions that only those who have tried can understand...join the program!

Name: Sandrine Bouchard
Country: France
Date: 30 December 2017

How to sum up my experience with LEO Africa ? Amazing…Wonderful …Incredible… 
The place is magnificent, nestled at the feet of the Waterberg Mountains… and the people are awesome ! Koos, Sabrina and Caroline make you feel at home and part of the family, so much that you don’t want to leave ! They are truly passionate and dedicated to their monitoring and conservation work….and so willing to share their knowledge and love for the wildlife. 
If you love nature and animals, and are willing to make a contribution to the preservation of a piece of countryland…
If you want to try and make a difference…
Then LEO is the place