Eco Village Ha Giang, Vietnam

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Experience in the Tea mountains of Hill Tribes


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What you offer

16h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Handyman
Help with a wide range of repairs or building.
Gardening
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
Teaching Languages
Teach a language to guests or local communities.
Animal Care
Help look after and take care of animals.
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What you get

2

Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
Breakfast
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
Lunch
You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.
Dinner
You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.
Cook your own meal
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Discounts on Drinks
Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.
Discounts on Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Tours
We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!
Free Hiking Tours
We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
Pick Up
We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.
Yoga classes
Take free yoga classes at our place.
Language lessons
Take free language classes at our place.
Certificate
Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.
Support
Support
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The Experience

Ha Giang is considered as homeland of Snow Shan. The ancient Shan tea trees in Ha Giang have been recognized as national heritage trees, we focus on education, responsible tourism and local indigenous knowledge conversation. Aim to improving the capacity for farmers in ancient Snow Shan tea villages by introducing livelihood models base their indigenous knowledge, include tea, develop these diversified livelihoods models

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Requirements

  • Fluent English
  • Over 18 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

May
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Oct
Stay at least
5 weeks

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Spain

The experience in the Ha Giang montains was amazing! Nothing was as expected, but even better! The place is awesome and the lokals incredibly kind! Wish you the best with the project! Hope i caan be there again some day! Thank you! Came on!🙏🏾

Apr/29/2019

Greece

An amazing experience from every point of view. Far from tourists you will explore and experience the real Vietnam and it's tea culture while at the same time you will have the chance to contribute and help in a really nice place with great people. Mr. Shan is a game changer on helping others and raising up a whole's society standards and way of living.

Apr/14/2019

Spain

I had a really good time in Mr. Shan's tea farm, i stayed there for almost two weeks and i have enjoyed and learned a lot, i teached english to adults from Wednesday to Friday and to kids during the weekend, all these people are always grateful and happy to be helped. I expended my time here with volunteers, vietnamese students and Mr. Shan, who is a delightful person with many knowledge and very good philosophy.
We also visited very beautiful and not turistic places around the area that i will never forget.
The food was amazing and the tea super good 🤩
Thanks Mr. Shang

Apr/05/2019

Brazil

Great experience, the concept of it is very interesting and you can learn a lot about tea production, collection, etc. A lot of free time to explore the area of Ha Giang

Mar/31/2019

Singapore

I had only a short time at the Tea House but had the chance to see and experience many different things. There was a nice sense of community and conviviality throughout despite the language barrier. This place does plenty of good for the local community and deserves support.

Mar/21/2019

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