Volunteer · VO-46

Magical Myanmar

Myanmar
2 to 8 weeks
18 to 85 years old
4.9(22 reviews)

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  • Be between 18-85 years of age
  • Be a citizen of an eligible country
  • Have no criminal convictions in the past 5 years

Trip overview

Embark on an unforgettable volunteer trip and experience the traditional Myanmar lifestyle whilst making a real difference to disadvantaged local communities. On this amazing adventure, you’ll volunteer in the country’s largest city, teaching English to people from disadvantaged backgrounds in monasteries and monastic schools. Picture yourself learning ancient traditions and rituals from monks, providing language education to nuns, monks, orphans and children and visiting untouched paradises and villages whilst contributing to important, real-world community outreach projects.

We offer the complete package for those looking to volunteer abroad and, best of all, we have joined with exclusive project partners to secure you a guaranteed volunteering placement overseas. You’ll be contributing to Myanmar’s communities with both confidence and purpose. Our team will help you with all the essentials, from visa assistance to airport pickup, volunteer accommodation, provided meals, onsite training and so much more.

Make a sustainable impact on disadvantaged local communities, make new friends from all corners of the world and break away from your routine back home as you embark on this incredible volunteer travel opportunity. This trip is perfect for anyone ready to make a difference and lasting impact on education whilst channelling that friendly and spiritual lifestyle at the same time.


Inclusions

Volunteer project placement

Dedicated Trip Coordinator

Pre-Departure Guide

Trip visa guidance

Personal Travel Concierge

Comfortable Accommodation

Airport pickup or transfer

Project supplies

Meals

$200 Global Tour Voucher

NEW FOR 2020

Certificate of completion

Ongoing support from our local team

24/7 Global Emergency Line

gWorld access

$250 off your next trip


Trip details

Our Magical Myanmar Volunteer trip is designed to get you volunteering overseas in a safe and fun environment and with a genuine and rewarding purpose. Our expert team and local partners take care of everything you need to start making a positive impact, from volunteer placement and ongoing support to accommodation and meals to throughout your entire journey.

Whether you’re doing gap year volunteering or taking a volunteering holiday from work, you’ll arrive in Myanmar with the confidence that absolutely everything has been pre-arranged for you. You’ll be able to jump straight into your volunteer duties, relax into the authentic lifestyle and start making new friends with all the logistical details sorted, from airport transfers to accommodation.

Channel all your energy into immersing yourself in your volunteer placement, as well as taking time to get to know the local area. Explore the oldest temples, take in the local holy sites and mingle with the friendly locals instead of sweating the logistical stuff - that’s exactly why we’re here. Feel confident and proud you are contributing much-needed help to a meaningful cause and save yourself the time, money and even the risk of being stranded in a foreign country by having us on your side. Make your time count on this life-changing opportunity to volunteer in Myanmar and arrive home knowing you've made a lasting and positive impact on the country's English education. 

What extra costs will I have? 

Flights, travel insurance, visa, vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs & spending money.


Trip itinerary

The beauty of this trip is that your days will be filled with structured volunteer duties. You’ll then have the evenings and weekends to explore however you please. As a rough idea, this is the daily schedule you can expect:

Day 1

Once you have touched down at Yangon International Airport, your pre-arranged transfer will take you straight to your initial hostel accommodation in Yangon.

Trip location

You'll spend most of your time volunteering in Yangon.

How it works

Make your decision

Choose your trip style and destination, and confirm your spot with a deposit. Then, open your gWorld account and celebrate, the hardest part is over and the fun is about to begin.

We become friends

You’ll be matched with a personal Trip Coordinator who knows all the ins & outs. They’ll guide you through everything we need to do together, so you can leave your worries behind.

Time to go

We’ll get your tickets in-hand and your transfers ready. Then, our in-country team or partner will have everything prepared for your arrival. It’s now time for the real adventure to start.

24/7 support

Never stress, knowing we’re there with you when you need us with ongoing & unlimited local team support and check-ins. And just in case, we’ve got an emergency team on stand-by, 24/7.

Reviews

Rachel W
Booked in Dec, 2019

Rhiannon made feel so motivated to go on this trip and felt like she really took time to get to know me. She really understood what I was looking for and helped me spark my will to travel more and try new places. Her service was very good and I highly recommend her on the way to she talked to me... Read more

Maia R
Booked in May, 2018

Kate been friendly, responsive and very helpful in planning everything. Thank you!

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