Travel to the exquisite and idyllic Andaman region and experience white sand beaches and tropical jungle as you become immersed in the local culture. Contribute to helping the communities improve their future opportunities while living and working in a side of Thailand that so many tourists miss out on.
You will be teaching English in local schools so that children can develop their language skills in order to work towards better future education and work opportunities, while we aim to help the community overall to improve their quality of life through education and maintain their unique culture.
You will have the opportunity to experience a culture and a way of life that most tourists miss on the normal tourist trail. Visit local natural highlights such as limestone rock formations, amazing caves and white sandy beaches with crystal emerald waters. Learn how to cook Thai food, speak basic Thai, and immerse yourself in this vibrant and welcoming culture.
Pre-departure support and discounted services ; 24-hour emergency phone ; Airport pick-up (unless otherwise stated); Arrival orientation; Long term experienced staff ; Safe and basic accommodations (usually shared) ; All meals (unless otherwise stated in field manuals); Welcome meeting; Location orientation; All necessary project training by experienced staff; All necessary project equipment and materials ; 24-hour in-country support ; Complete immersion in the local culture ; An optional home stay with a traditional Thai family; Learning the basics of the Thai language; Learning how to cook a number of tasty Thai dishes, including some regional favorites;
What to Expect?
Monday to Friday: The majority of your time, Monday through Friday, will be spent teaching English classes and assisting local teachers, playing games and leading educational activities that will improve the eager children’s conservational English. Although rewarding, your days can be long and tiring as you keep up with the children’s energy and enthusiasm, but both the children and their families are extremely appreciative of all your hard work as you see the difference you can make first hand.
Field Conditions: You can choose to live with a local Thai host family or at a nearby lodge with your fellow volunteers. Living with a host family will give you an unrivalled insight into the Thai culture and life as a local as you receive simple but delicious Thai meals. The lodge offers shared facilities with access to cold running water and other basic amenities.
Accommodation Upgrades: Also, if you would prefer to stay in private accommodation while on this project, this location does offer upgrades. Contact us for more information.
- Program ID: # 2540
- duration: 2 Weeks to 1 Month1 to 3 Months
- location: Phang NgaThailand8° 43' 53.7852" N, 98° 14' 24.7344" ETH
- Fitness level: Light ImpactModerately FitVery Fit
- Closest Airport: Phuket (HKT)
- Costs From: $1500 to $3000Over $3000
- Program Type: Teach OverseasWomen's & Youth Programs
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