Authentic Vietnamese culture in North Vietnam

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The Exchange

Escape the glaring city lights and disconcerting city noise. Travel to Bac Kan and experience the authentic Vietnamese culture in the North of Vietnam. Bac Kan is a mountain province known for its green rice fields, mountainous scenery and warmhearted people. VOLUNTEER for us and experience all these. Be a volunteer English teacher for 5 days a week. We will provide for your accommodation, food, transport (Hanoi to Bac Kan )


What you offer

18 hours of help per week

Social Media: Help to build and maintain social media channels engaging online users.

Social Work: Help the local community.

Teaching Languages: Give language lessons to guests or local community.

Farming: Plant crops and care for animals.


What you get

3 days off per week

Private Room: Have a private room to chill and relax just by yourself.

Shared Dorm: Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.

Lunch: Free lunch is served y'all, get yours!

Dinner: Have your free dinner before going to bed.

Free Laundry: There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.

Pick Up: No worries! Get a free ride to get to our place.

Certificate: Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.


Requirements

Fluent English

Between 18 and 65 years old


What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa


Program Details

Escape the glaring city lights and disconcerting city noise. Travel to Bac Kan or other provinces in the Northern part of Vietnam and experience the authentic Vietnamese culture in the North of Vietnam. Bac Kan is a mountain province known for its green rice fields, mountainous scenery and warmhearted people.

Be a volunteer English teacher in the Bac Kan Province (North Vietnam). As a volunteer teacher, you will be:

- Teaching for 4 to 5 days a week ( with approximately 2-3 classes a day)
- Provided with free accommodation (with a local family house)
- Provided with food (authentic Vietnamese cuisine)
- Provided with transport ( From Hanoi to Bac Kan and Touring around the province)
- Provided with formal and informal cultural interactions with the locals.

The all-in cost is 50 US dollars.



Activities & Shift

Pick-up from Bac Kan International Airport or Pick-up within Hanoi Center. Depart from the capital city of Hanoi to the province of Bac Kan. A local guide as well as the transport will be provided.

Teach English to ethnic people. The volunteer will be expected to teach approximately 4-5 hours per day.

Travel to the magnificent places of Bac Kan Province or other provinces in the North of Vietnam. Volunteer will have genuine interactions with the local people.

Go trekking in the mountains of Bac Kan and feel the pristine natural wonders of the province. Volunteers may also opt to homestay with local families and play with local people and children.

Culminating activities. Depart from Bac Kan to Hanoi. (Volunteers may opt to stay and extend their volunteer work.)