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Luxury Volunteer Vacation in Nepal

Enjoy a luxury volunteer vacation in Nepal. This beguiling Himalayan nation is a mix of delights, from sublime mountain scenery to superb wildlife viewing, with friendly people and delicious cuisine to boot.

You can make a difference by building a classroom or renovating homes for families in a non-touristed village, all with breathtaking vies of Mt Everest and other giants. 

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Nepal Highlights

Nepal packs in an enormous array of highlights; some of our favorites are hiking in the Himalayas, a scenic flight to see Mt Everest, mountain biking in the Kathmandu Valley, tiger spotting in Chitwan National Park, the happy chaos of Kathmandu, and the otherworldliness of Mustang. 

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Nepal Eco-Luxury

Nepal has a growing number of eco-luxury properties, albeit from a low base.

The best ones are culturally important Dwarika’s in Kathmandu, The Pavilions Farm, Red House Lodge, Tiger Mountain Pokhara, and Tiger Tops in Chitwan and Bardia.

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Make a Difference

Nepal is one of the poorest countries in Asia, and you can make a difference by renovating the home of a low-income family, or building a classroom in the village, a remote village, with incredible views of Mt Everest on a clear day.

A Suggested Nepal Itinerary

Example Price: US$7,590 per adult, $6,100 per child under 12

This luxury volunteer vacation in Nepal combines breathtaking helicopter flights, walks, tiger spotting, and Kathmandu,  with helping make a difference in a remote village. 

Trip Highlights

  • Immersion in village life 
  • Meaningful interaction with the locals
  • Fascinating Kathmandu and Buddhist blessing ceremonies
  • Life-changing experience building a classroom or renovating a home
  • Encountering wildlife such as tigers and rhinos
  • Breathtaking walks
  • Heli-flights to Mt Everest 

Price Includes

  • Accommodation (NB: very basic whilst volunteering)
  • Private transfers
  • Helicopter flights
  • Expert local guides
  • Meals as specified (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
  • Volunteering costs
Note: International flights are not included but we can arrange these for you, including by private jet

Sample Day by Day Itinerary

Note: This is a sample itinerary - we delight in crafting your dream trip especially for you

Luxury Volunteer Vacation Highlights

Sri Lanka packs in an enormous amount of variety; some of our favorites are the tea plantations, charming Galle Fort, Blue Whale spotting, leopard spotting in Yala National Park, the elephant gathering in Minneriya, hiking to Sigiriya fortress, and the beaches around Tangalle. 

Hotels and lodges shown here are examples of what we call “eco-luxury”, meaning you minimize any environmental impact whilst retaining your creature comforts. 

How to help in Sri Lanka

Get immersed in a rural life in a village that was devastated by tsunami – you can help provide a family with a sound place to call homeparticipate in a women’s empowerment project, help with environmental conservation, or if you have medical or dental skills you can put these to great use. Animal lovers can assist with sea turtles and caring for dogs awaiting rehousing. 

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Build a Home in a Rural Village

Working alongside local expert builders who will supervise you and handle all the tricky parts, leaving you with the easy fun stuff.

Your children can get involved to the level of their ability, and also appreciate how fortunate they are by gaining meaningful insights into local life.  

Note – this is one example amongst several of how you can help in Sri Lanka, and we delight in crafting both sightseeing and ways to help to your exact preferences. 

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