🌏 VOLUNTEER IN ASIA 🌏

Volunteer in Asia with Plan My Gap Year, an award-winning, international volunteer abroad organisation. PMGY provides safe, trusted and affordable programmes with projects in BaliCambodiaIndiaNepalSri LankaThailand & Vietnam.

PMGY programmes start on two dedicated start dates every month throughout the year and participants can join us from 1-24 weeks in Africa. Volunteers are provided with an extensive pre-departure support service, airport pickup, orientation, meals, accommodation, project transportation and local support throughout their placement.

The majority of participants are first-time solo travellers, therefore safety and support is our top priority to ensure you have a positive experience volunteering overseas.

BALI CHILDCARE VOLUNTEERS

Stay in the rice bowl of Bali in the traditional town of Tabanan and give that most precious commodity of all, your time, to children desperate to learn!

From $375

2-16 WEEKS

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BALI ENGLISH TEACHING VOLUNTEERS

Teach English in this amazing location set amongst rice paddies and local culture. Invest your time in Bali’s children and ensure their future is bright!

From $375

2-16 WEEKS

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BALI MEDICAL VOLUNTEERS

This first-hand experience in the Balinese healthcare system will be an eye opening introduction to the mix of traditional and western medical practices.

From $435

2-16 WEEKS

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BALI WILDLIFE RESCUE VOLUNTEERS

Help rehabilitate and establish the well-being of over 100 different endangered animals whilst participating on the Bali wildlife programme.

From $270

1-16 WEEKS

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CAMBODIA CHILDCARE VOLUNTEERS

Get involved in a fantastic education initiative that makes an important contribution to the lives of children in the Takeo province.

From $360

2-24 WEEKS

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CAMBODIA ENGLISH TEACHING VOLUNTEERS

Teach English at a community school providing disadvantaged children with the tools to gain meaningful employment and break the cycle of poverty.

From $360

2-24 WEEKS

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INDIA CHILDCARE VOLUNTEERS

Volunteer at a childcare project in India and become truly engaged in the daily lives and development of these underprivileged children.

From $360

2-24 WEEKS

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INDIA DISABLED CHILDREN VOLUNTEERS

This is a fantastic project for anyone interested in contributing to the lives of children with learning difficulties in a country packed with natural beauty.

From $360

2-24 WEEKS

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INDIA ENGLISH TEACHING VOLUNTEERS

Use your creativity and enthusiasm to help children in primary and secondary schools in India reach their full potential by teaching them English.

From $360

2-24 WEEKS

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INDIA MEDICAL VOLUNTEERS

Gain practical medical experience and insight on PMGY’s medical programme in India, whilst bringing support to some of Delhi’s poorest people.

From $360

2-24 WEEKS

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NEPAL CHILDCARE VOLUNTEERS

Contribute your time and affection in making a difference to the lives of neglected children in this visually arresting, off the beaten track destination.

From $375

2-20 WEEKS

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NEPAL ENGLISH TEACHING TO MONKS VOLUNTEERS

Make a positive impact during your time in this gorgeous country. Teaching enables young people to have a much better future through education.

From $450

2-20 WEEKS

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NEPAL ENGLISH TEACHING VOLUNTEERS

Make a positive impact during your time in this gorgeous, diverse country. Teaching English enables young people to have a much better future through education.

From $375

2-20 WEEKS

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SRI LANKA CHILDCARE VOLUNTEERS

On this uncrowded, exotic and developing island there are many vulnerable children in much need of volunteer's care and support.

From $390

2-24 WEEKS

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SRI LANKA DOG RESCUE VOLUNTEERS

Get involved in making a real difference to the lives of street dogs in Sri Lanka. Help do your bit to ensure they have a bright future!

From $300

1-24 WEEKS

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SRI LANKA ELEPHANT VOLUNTEERS

If you love elephants you will love this! Elephants in their natural habitat combined with meaningful research represent a perfect match!

From $705

1-12 WEEKS

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SRI LANKA ENGLISH TEACHING VOLUNTEERS

Teach novice Buddhist monks or children displaced by the Tsunami. English is a valuable skill that will greatly enhance their future career prospects.

From $390

2-24 WEEKS

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SRI LANKA FAMILY VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

Do something different and amazing with your family and give back to a local Sri Lankan community whilst immersing yourselves in the culture and lifestyle.

From $675

10 DAYS

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SRI LANKA MEDICAL EXPERIENCE

Gain invaluable medical experience, an opportunity not to be missed in this gorgeous part of the world by those pursuing a career in medicine.

From $420

2-12 WEEKS

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SRI LANKA MENTAL HEALTH & PSYCHOLOGY EXPERIENCE

Using a combination of lectures, meditations, consultations and community projects, further your awareness of mental health in a new culture.

From $450

2-12 WEEKS

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SRI LANKA RENOVATION & COMMUNITY WORK VOLUNTEERS

Get stuck into community life in Sri Lanka. Get your hands dirty helping with renovation and community work across local temples, schools and hospitals.

From $390

2-24 WEEKS

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SRI LANKA TURTLE CONSERVATION VOLUNTEERS

Help protect and rehabilitate at-risk sea turtles whilst also taking part in community development projects. Experience a different side of Sri Lanka.

From $300

1-24 WEEKS

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SRI LANKA VOLUNTEER & ADVENTURE EXPERIENCE – UNDER 18s

Do something life-changing by discovering the real Sri Lanka. Spend two amazing weeks exploring and volunteering in this hugely inspiring country.

From $750

2 WEEKS

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THAILAND CHILDCARE VOLUNTEERS

Volunteer your time to support and assist with the daily care, learning and interaction with children in a suburb of Bangkok.

From $435

2-12 WEEKS

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THAILAND ELEPHANT VOLUNTEERS

Work closely with rescued Asian elephants in this inspiring elephant sanctuary in Thailand. If you love elephants, this experience is not to be missed!

From $540

1-12 WEEKS

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THAILAND ENGLISH TEACHING VOLUNTEERS

Assist local teachers at a school in Thailand and help the students learn basic English and life skills before they enter grade school.

From $435

2-12 WEEKS

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THAILAND WILDLIFE RESCUE VOLUNTEERS

Help preserve and protect these inspiring animals at this wildlife haven. Become part of a mission to rescue wild animals from neglect and abuse.

From $510

1-12 WEEKS

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VIETNAM CHILDCARE VOLUNTEERS

Help these children receive the vital care and education they desperately need, encouraging them to lead more independent and productive lives.

From $465

2-24 WEEKS

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VIETNAM ENGLISH TEACHING VOLUNTEERS

Teach English in Vietnam, bring new ideas to the classroom and help students at government schools and community classes improve their English.

From $465

2-24 WEEKS

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VIETNAM MEDICAL VOLUNTEERS

A fantastic opportunity to gain experience and insight into the Vietnamese health care system. Learn from staff and get involved in supporting their work.

From $630

2-12 WEEKS

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VIETNAM NGO VOLUNTEERS

Volunteer at a local NGO in Vietnam tackling issues such as health and human rights utilising your skills within a very stimulating environment.

From $465

2-24 WEEKS

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MINI BALI EXPERIENCE

An exciting group adventure exploring the mesmerising beauty of the Bali and its captivating culture – this is an experience not to miss out on!

From $735

2 WEEKS

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MINI INDIA EXPERIENCE

The Mini Real India Experience is an enriching, inspiring and unforgettable travel and volunteering adventure which will shift the way you see the world!

From $435

2 WEEKS

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MINI NEPAL EXPERIENCE

Sample the best Nepal has to offer across Kathmandu, Pokhara and Chitwan. From rafting and trekking to lake views you won't miss a thing!

From $675

2 WEEKS

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MINI THAILAND EXPERIENCE

An amazing group adventure taking in the best of Southern Thailand, home to some of Thailand's most spectacular scenery and best beaches.

From $735

2 WEEKS

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REAL BALI EXPERIENCE

Experience Bali from a different perspective, with an opportunity to explore its natural wonders whilst making a positive impact within the community!

From $1125

4 WEEKS

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REAL INDIA EXPERIENCE

This volunteer and travel program will take you around India's Golden Triangle and down to the serenity of Kerala. Life-changing experiences guaranteed!

From $1230

4 WEEKS

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REAL NEPAL EXPERIENCE

This epic adventure includes 28 days exploring colourful Kathmandu, trekking the Himalayas, bicycle tours in Chitwan and volunteering in Pokhara. Phew!

From $1125

4 WEEKS

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REAL SRI LANKA EXPERIENCE

Do something life-changing discovering the real Sri Lanka. Spend four amazing weeks exploring and volunteering in this hugely inspiring country.

From $1050

4 WEEKS

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REAL THAILAND EXPERIENCE

A group volunteering and adventure trip that will take in central, north, east and south Thailand in a whirlwind 28 days guaranteed to blow your mind!

From $1485

4 WEEKS

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REAL VIETNAM EXPERIENCE

Have the time of your life on this adventure to Vietnam. Combing grass-roots volunteer work with undoubtedly the best travel itinerary around. It's epic.

From $1275

4 WEEKS

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REAL ASIA ENCOUNTER

Sri Lanka, India and Nepal! We can’t think of a more sublime combination of exotic and fascinating countries to volunteer in over 6, 9 or 12 weeks.

From $1485

6-12 WEEKS

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REAL SOUTH EAST ASIA ENCOUNTER

If 6-12 weeks spent volunteering around one of the most colourful parts of the world sounds enticing, then this combo of Vietnam, Cambodia & Bali is ideal.

From $1575

6-12 WEEKS

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REAL SUMMER ENCOUNTER

9 weeks of your exotic summer not to be missed taking in scintillating Sri Lanka, tremendous Thailand and fantastic Fiji!

From $2325

9 WEEKS

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REAL TASTER ENCOUNTER

Our top destinations mixed into one trip! Don’t miss your chance to sample and a make difference in sleepy Sri Lanka, inspiring India & beautiful Bali!

From $1485

6-12 WEEKS

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ULTIMATE ROUND THE WORLD ENCOUNTER

An epic journey across 10 enthralling destinations and 4 breathtaking continents. If you are looking for the ultimate trip, then this is your Encounter!

From $5775

20-40 WEEKS

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FROM $270

AFFORDABLE

NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

You don't need experience or qualifications, just commitment and bags of enthusiasm.

17+ YEAR OLDS

DIVERSE PROJECTS

VARIED CHOICE OF PROJECTS

Community needs are very diverse so you'll certainly not be bored getting stuck in to a huge variety of tasks.

9 COUNTRIES

ACROSS ASIA & THE PACIFIC

CHALLENGING BUT REWARDING

Provide much needed emotional and physical assistance to the vulnerable within these communities.

1-24 WEEKS

FLEXIBILITY

BIG IMPACT

There are lots of social initiatives to get involved with that make a huge impact on the community.

 

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