VOLUNTEER IN THAILAND
Whether you are on your gap year, career break or volunteering holiday, you can help make a sustainable difference in either the Chiang Mai or Phang Mai province. We also offer exciting programs in other Asian countries like Laos, Nepal and India. Choose from a variety of projects focused on either:
Please note that GVI has a Child and Vulnerable Adult Protection Policy that is implemented on each program. As part of the policy, participants will be required to complete a DPS check, Police Clearance, or a National Background Check where necessary, and to comply by the policy.
WHERE DOES GVI WORK IN THAILAND?
When you volunteer in Thailand, adventure is around every corner, – use the opportunity to be immersed in the local culture with chances to explore local attractions in your downtime.
Our base in Chiang Mai is surrounded by breathtaking mountainous scenery in northern Thailand and project work itself takes place in the Mae Chaem District, a 5-hour journey into the mountains, where the famous Karen elephant-keeping communities reside and have shared a unique and sacred relationship with elephants for hundreds of years.
In Phang Nga we work towards marine conservation, environmental education and educational enhancement through teaching, amongst some of the world’s most dramatic and beautiful scenery. Phang Nga is made up of white sandy beaches, tropical islands, amazing limestone rock formations and a rich culture.
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Boasting lush forest areas, exotic sandy beaches, amazing food and out-of-this-world cultural experiences on offer, it's no wonder that Thailand is one of the most popular travel destination in Southeast Asia. Despite a tourism overflow, Thailand has kept its unique identity, rich in tradition with happy-go-lucky locals famed for their
When I say gap year in Thailand do you say.... Full Moon Party? Unfortunate. There is so much cultural and environmental integrity that still remains within this stunning country. Join us on a visual gap year journey as we make our way from the countries cultural northern highlands to its tropical