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Rural Community Volunteer Project, Nepal

2-16 Weeks from

£540
18+
minimum age

  • Contribute to providing healthcare to people in need in remote areas
  • Live and work alongside a local family and experience Nepalese culture
  • Explore the stunning surroundings and landscapes of rural Nepal
  • Experience the lifestyle of rural Nepal on a traditional farming placement

Project Costs

Nepalese family at medical campThe costs for volunteering in Nepal for 2 weeks is £540, 3 weeks is £660, 4 weeks is £780, 5 weeks is £895, 6 weeks is £1010 and each extra week costs £105 (the maximum you can stay at this project is 16 weeks). For medical volunteers who want to join the hospitals in Pokhara or Kathmandu, the cost is slightly higher at £950 for 4 weeks and £175 for each extra week.

The above costs cover your airport pick up when you arrive, taxis around Kathmandu during your orientation, hotel stay for one or two nights in Kathmandu to settle in before you head out to your placement, guided sightseeing in Kathmandu, local bus transfers to and from your placement, drop off back to the airport to catch your flight home, support from our partner organisation in Nepal and WorkingAbroad Projects, and all food (2 meals per day provided by your host family) and accommodation with a local family homestay. What is not included is your flights and travel to and from Nepal, visa costs, personal expenses, and your own health and travel insurance.

Payment Terms

Rice field in NepalTo secure a placement volunteering in Nepal, please complete and submit the online application form including your application payment of £180 (included in the total project costs listed above). If for some reason, your application is not accepted, we will reimburse this payment fully. However, for those who are accepted, the remaining balance needs to be paid one month before departure. Once you are confirmed on the project, you will receive pre-departure information with further details on your project, when to arrive, contact details, suggested items to bring, programme information and lots more.

Project Dates

You can volunteer in Nepal for 2 weeks up to 16 weeks in duration, all year round, apart from the medical camps which are held on fixed dates in the Spring or Summer. We are flexible with dates and can accommodate as well, so you do not necessarily have to arrive/leave on the dates below, they are just listed as a guideline. Please email info@workingabroad.com if you have specific questions about dates. 

Start End Availability
October 1st 2020 October 15th 2020
October 15th 2020 October 29th 2020
November 1st 2020 November 15th 2020
November 15th 2020 November 29th 2020
December 1st 2020 December 15th 2020
December 15th 2020 December 29th 2020
January 5th 2021 January 19th 2021
January 19th 2021 February 2nd 2021
February 2nd 2021 February 16th 2021
February 16th 2021 March 2nd 2021
March 2nd 2021 March 16th 2021
March 16th 2021 March 30th 2021
March 30th 2021 April 13th 2021
April 13th 2021 April 27th 2021
April 27th 2021 May 11th 2021
May 11th 2021 May 25th 2021
May 25th 2021 June 8th 2021
June 8th 2021 June 22nd 2021
June 22nd 2021 July 6th 2021
July 6th 2021 July 20th 2021
July 20th 2021 August 3rd 2021
August 3rd 2021 August 17th 2021
August 17th 2021 August 31st 2021
Rural Community Volunteer Project, Nepal

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