NGO Ha Giang, Vietnam

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Experience in the Tea mountains of Hill Tribes


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What you offer

16h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Handyman
Help with a wide range of repairs or building.
Gardening
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
Teaching Languages
Teach a language to guests or local communities.
Animal Care
Help look after and take care of animals.
Additional Fee
This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of the Worldpackers annual plan.
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What you get

2

Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
Breakfast
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
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.
Discounts on Drinks
Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.
Discounts on Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Tours
We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!
Free Hiking Tours
We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
Language lessons
Take free language classes at our place.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Certificate
Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.
Support
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The Experience

Ha Giang is considered as homeland of Snow Shan. The ancient Shan tea trees in Ha Giang have been recognized as national heritage trees, we focus on education, responsible tourism and local indigenous knowledge conversation. Aim to improving the capacity for farmers in ancient Snow Shan tea villages by introducing livelihood models base their indigenous knowledge, include tea, develop these diversified livelihoods models

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Additional Fee Required

We are providing a free placement for volunteers who can commit stay to help us more than three months Short-term volunteers, we charge a very reasonable fee of $9 per day per person for this program and the fee for orientation week

Requirements

  • Fluent English
  • Over 18 years old
  • Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

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Stay at least
5 weeks

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13 Reviews

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Hours And Tasks Rating

NGO

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Argentina

I had a great experience at Mr. Tri Shan Tea House. He is very kind and generous man. He has a helpful attitude, and assists me every time i needed.
The job was easy and fun. The kids are really sweet and all the staf always made me feel like home.
Also I got to know some amazing places!
Thank you very much for all! I will miss you so much and I hope I can came back someday.

Jul/01/2019

Norway

My stay with Mr.Tri Shan&the tea house could not have been better. The work he does&the local people that work&live at the house are all amazing. Fully recommend it!Such fun, admirable, friendly and remarkable people.We learnt about the process and tradition of tea&taught English to local adults&children. Accommodation is good,food AMAZING(the9$Is fair)The work you do is chilled out with room for own ideas.Beautiful scenery,location&excursions!Thanks Mr.Tri Shan&everyone,for the dancing,laughs&connection!You will always have a special place in my heart.Life is a gift, experience is the beauty!

May/31/2019

Spain

The experience in the Ha Giang montains was amazing! Nothing was as expected, but even better! The place is awesome and the lokals incredibly kind! Wish you the best with the project! Hope i caan be there again some day! Thank you! Came on!🙏🏾

Apr/29/2019

Greece

An amazing experience from every point of view. Far from tourists you will explore and experience the real Vietnam and it's tea culture while at the same time you will have the chance to contribute and help in a really nice place with great people. Mr. Shan is a game changer on helping others and raising up a whole's society standards and way of living.

Apr/14/2019

Spain

I had a really good time in Mr. Shan's tea farm, i stayed there for almost two weeks and i have enjoyed and learned a lot, i teached english to adults from Wednesday to Friday and to kids during the weekend, all these people are always grateful and happy to be helped. I expended my time here with volunteers, vietnamese students and Mr. Shan, who is a delightful person with many knowledge and very good philosophy.
We also visited very beautiful and not turistic places around the area that i will never forget.
The food was amazing and the tea super good 🤩
Thanks Mr. Shang

Apr/05/2019

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