The volunteer and trekking package offers combined activities like volunteering at the community and trekking in the Himalayas. You will have an opportunity to volunteer at one of our community volunteer project. Upon completion your volunteering placement you will travel to Pokhara for trekking.
Your accommodation and meals will be arranged at one of our host family while you work as a volunteer. You will be provided a private room and served 3 meals a day. Dal Bhat Tarkari (Rice, Lentils and vegetables) is the most common food cooked in Nepali homes.
Nepal volunteer and trekking package runs all year round.
✔ Flexible ✔ wildlife safari activities ✔ Trekking in the Himalayas ✔ Volunteering opportunities
✔ 18+ years old ✔ Fluent speaking and writing skills in English language ✔ A criminal background check certificate is required ✔ Working with children check (WACC) certificate (preferred)
Accomodation & Meals
Accommodation and meals will be arranged at a local family close to your project while volunteering. You will be provided a private room with a bed and a table. Meals is served 3 times a day. Dal Bhat Tarkari (Rice, Lentils and vegetables) is the most common food cooked in Nepali homes.
Most of the family have Wi-Fi, western toilets and hot shower which is a bonus otherwise pan toilets and normal shower.
Water– You can either purchase bottled water at local tea shops or ask with your hosting family for filtered or boiled water.
Airport pick up & drop off
Accommodation & meals in Kathmandu
4 Sightseeing within Kathmandu valley, cultural and language classes for 2 hours
Public transport to and from the placement
3 days trekking in the mountain
A professional trekking guide 3 meals a day(breakfast, lunch and dinner) accommodation at the local tea houses
TIMS permit All public transportation
What’s not included? Visa, flights, travel insurance, vaccinations and any personal expenses
This itinerary is customizable according to your travel plan and preferences. Please share your thoughts and our tour expert will help you to plan your trip.
01 day: Meet and Greet at the airport
02 day: Sightseeing and Cultural information
03 day Sightseeing and language class
04 day: Travel to the volunteering placement
05 – 12 day: Volunteering
13 day: Travel back to Kathmandu
14 day: Prepare and rest before trekking
15 day: Travel to Pokhara(accommodation in a local hotel)
16 day: Trekking
17 day: Trekking
18 day: Trekking and travel back to Pokhara
19 day: Travel back to Kathmandu
20 day: Rest day in Kathmandu
21 day: Farewell and airport drop off
How do I get to Pokhara for trekking?
We will arrange a tourist bus for you. It leaves in the morning (7:00 AM) and takes about 7 hours to get there. Upon arrival you will be greeted by a VCD Nepal trekking guide at the bus park and you will be transferred to the hotel. In the evening your trekking guide will come to brief you about the trekking. Next day your guide meet you after breakfast and head towards trekking.
DO I NEED ANY SPECIAL TREKKING GEAR TO TREK ? A good runner and warm jacket should be alright. It’s very easy and low altitude trekking. But it really depends on the season. Please let us know beforehand so we would be able to advise you on what to bring.
Where is my trekking route? 3 weeks volunteer trek package includes trekking around Annapurna region. But remember trekking route can be customized according to your preferences.
Getting back to Kathmandu after trek Upon completion of trekking your guide will drop you off at a hotel in Lakeside, Pokhara. Next morning our local coordinator will pick you around 7am from your hotel and put you in the bus to Kathmandu.
The bus journey to Kathmandu from Pokhara takes about 7-8 hours in normal traffic. Upon arrival in Kathmandu you will be met by our volunteer coordinator and guide you to your hotel accommodation in Thamel.
Kathmandu, Chitwan & Pokhara
The jungle safari package includes followings 2 nights accommodation
6 meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
Elephant back safari
Tharu cultural dance
Elephant breeding center visit
The trekking package includes followings
2 nights accommodation in the mountain
6 meals A professional trekking guide