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Laos: Conservation & Development


Laos: Luang Namtha, Luang Prabang, Rural Areas

Program Duration

2-4 Weeks




June 28 - August 28

Travel Types

  • Camping
  • Cooking
  • Hiking
  • Nature Tours
  • Trekking

Type of Programs

  • Cultural Exploration
  • Language Immersion
  • Community Service & Volunteering
  • Adventure Travel
  • Student Exchange


  • Laotian

Subject Areas

  • Agriculture
  • Anthropology
  • Arts
  • Asian Studies
  • Conflict Studies
  • Culture
  • Dance
  • Environmental Studies
  • Ethnic Studies
  • History
  • International Policy & Diplomacy
  • International Relations
  • Political Science & Politics
  • Sociology
  • Sustainable Development

Cost in US$:


Cost Includes:

  • Written materials abroad
  • Written materials pre-departure
  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Language instruction
  • Excursions
  • Food
  • Housing
  • Travel while in host country

Program Fees Include:

Tuition includes everything except international flight medical insurance and small personal expenses (personal calls home personal snacks aside from meals laundry services, email/internet cafes, etc.)

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Agriculture
  • Anthropology
  • Arts
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Development
  • Orphans

Age Range


This Program is open to

American, European, Canadian, Australian, South African, Kiwi, Worldwide and Asian Participants.

Participants Travel

in Groups

Typically Participants Work

in Groups

Scholarships are Available

Dragons provides need-based scholarships. Any student interested in a Dragons program but unable to afford full tuition is encouraged to apply for financial assistance through our scholarship program. To receive a scholarship application, please write to the Dragons office.

Application Process Involves

  • Physical Exam/Health Records
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Letters of Reference
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

1 week