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 )


Title

18 hours of help per week

Social Media: Maintain and update social media channels.

Social Work: Help with volunteer work in local projects and communities.

Teaching Languages: Teach a language to guests or local communities.

Farming: Plant crops, sow seeds and help in outside tasks.


What you get

3 days off per week

Private Room: You will have a bed in a private room. In other words, a room just for you.

Shared Dorm: You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.

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.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

Pick Up: We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.

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.)