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Volunteer Under Teaching Program in India - Dharamsala


India: Dharamsala, Palampur

Program Duration

3-6 Months, 2-4 Weeks, 1-2 Weeks


On going

Travel Types

  • Camping
  • Hiking
  • Homestay
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Trekking
  • Yoga


*Volunteers need to be over 17 years old.

*Volunteers taking part in the program to be fluent in written and spoken English.

*Need to have an open mind and flexible attitude for working in a new culture and environment.


  • English

Cost in US$:


Cost Includes:

  • Housing
  • Food
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Registration fees
  • Written materials pre-departure

Program Fees Include:

*Pre Departure information - A comprehensive booklet to prepare you for your trip before you come.

*Pickup and Drop - All volunteers would be provided pickup and drop back to the airport/ bus station.

*Orientation - A half day orientation will be provided by the local coordinators in Palampur.

*Welcome Dinner - Dinner out with local staff and other volunteers to welcome you in the program.

*Accommodation - Volunteer accommodations are provided in the volunteer homebase.

*Food - Volunteers are served with three meals a day in this project - Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

*Yoga Class - Once a Week - by a trained Yoga instructor

*Visit to Tea Garden and Tea Factory - Volunteers are taken on a tour of a tea garden and tea factory to see how the famous Kangra Green Tea is manufactured.

*In-country support - Volunteers have the support and assistance of the local coordinators and staff in case of any Emergency.

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Education
  • Teaching

Typical Volunteer

As a volunteer , you will be working in local primary and secondary schools. Volunteers mainly work with children in the age group of 6 - 15 years. You will be either assisting a teacher or teaching a class on your own.

Age Range


This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living
  • Home-stays
  • Other

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Resume
  • Online Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

10 days

Institution Affiliates:

World Youth Student & Educational Travel Confederation