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Survivor Gameplay
Description Winning tribe will grant immunity to a losing tribe member
Appearance(s) Wales

Sanctuary is a major twist that debuted in Survivor: Wales.


The primary twist in Wales occurs during the pre-merge phase of the game.  During this time, the tribe winning Tribal Immunity will vote for a member of the losing tribe to have Individual Immunity at Tribal Council, however the results are not revealed until after the losing tribe has voted someone off the island.  Tribal results will then reveal the player who had been granted immunity, thus negating any votes towards that person and the person the losing tribe voted to eliminate from the competition.


  • Wales is the first season to feature this twist
  • Reid was the first ever castaway granted Sanctuary

703 ORG Gameplay

Challenge · Survivor Auction · Immunity Idol · Immunity Necklace


Final Tribal Council · Jury · Medical Evacuation · Quit · Redemption Island · Sole Survivor · Tiebreaker · Tribal Council


Alliance · Pagonging · Perfect Game · Split Vote

Social Dynamics

Tribe · Merge · Alliance · Final Two · Final Three

Game-Changing Twists

Anarchy · Artifacts · Auxiliary Tribe · Battle Of The Sexes · Brains vs. Brawn vs. Beauty · Crossover · Day Zero · Double Tribal Council · Exile Island · Hero Challenge · Hidden Immunity Idol · Juror Removal · Kidnapping · Labyrinth · Message in a Bottle · Mutiny · Observer · One World · Outcasts · Redemption Island · Reset Idol · Return of the Champions · Right to Stay Challenge · Returning Players · Sanctuary · Schoolyard Pick · Spirits · Tokens · Tribe Dissolve · Tribe Switch · Unmerge


Player Of The Season · Season Fan Favorite · Reunion Show · Sole Survivor · 703 Podcast · 703scars · 703 Hall of Fame


Cheating · Confessionals · Buffs · Filming Locations