Two-Week Volunteer Abroad Trip to Goa, India

Goa, India

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Bamba Experience

New Program
  • From $1217 USD for 2 Weeks

  • 2 Weeks

  • Select Start Dates

  • 18 And Older

Description

Overview

Travel to the Goa region of India for this exciting and fulfilling voluntour opportunity with Bamba Experience! On this trip, you will be placed on a volunteer project that works in one of the following areas: women’s empowerment or teaching.

Arrival and Orientation

You’ll arrive to Goa International Airport, where you’ll be greeted by the Bamba Experience team and transferred along to your volunteer house, which is located near the beautiful Colva Beach. The next morning, you will attend a welcome meeting and learn about India and its culture, the volunteer house you’ll stay in, what types of activities you will take on during your volunteer project, cultural responsibility, and personal safety and code of conduct.

Accommodations

The Goa Volunteer house is situated in a safe and secure location just 5 km from the gorgeous Colva beach. It has easy access to the nearest markets, shops, and restaurants. This facility has a total of 24 nice and comfortable rooms, each with two beds, a wardrobe for your belongings, a fan, and an attached bathroom with hot shower. Each room has an attached balcony and there is an outside dining area with buffet-style service. The distance from Goa International Airport Dabolim to Idex house is about 19 km. Nice casinos, markets, and churches can be found in Panajim City which is about 35 km away from this house. It is 8km from the famous Margao City and 12 km from the Margao Railway Station.

ACCOMMODATION MANAGER: The accommodation manager acts as an administrator of the accommodation facility and is responsible for the safety and well-being of participants.

SUPPORT STAFF: The support staff includes a chef, a helper, a room cleaner, drivers, etc. The support staff is committed to creating an enjoyable and comfortable for the participants.

PROJECT EXECUTIVES: The project executives are the ground-handling coordinators on project sites. They accompany the participants while working on the projects.

Field Conditions

While the exact project work you will take on during your stay in Goa will vary depending on program needs, a typical day of volunteering will follow this schedule:

7:30-8:30: Breakfast at Volunteer Accommodation

9:00-12:30: Project Work

12:30-1:30: Packed Lunch at the Project Location

1:30-2:00: Free Time/Relax

2:00-4:00: Project Work

4:00-5:00: Preparation Meeting/Lesson Planning for Next Day

5:00-5:30: Tea/Coffee at Volunteer House

7:00-8:00: Dinner at Volunteer House

Your program will be facilitated by an accommodation manager, support staff, and project executives, all of whom will make sure that you have the safest and most fulfilling experience possible.

Your Impact

Bamba Experience offers volunteer projects in the following categories:

– Women's empowerment

– Teaching Project

Location

Goa, India
  • Where you will be volunteering
    Goa, India

    Volunteers on this program can work on an array of projects ranging from women's empowerment, to teaching.

  • Where you'll be staying
    Colva Beach, India

    13 Nights Shared Accommodation:- 11N in Goa Volunteer House- 1N in South Goa Budget Hotel- 1N in North Goa Budget Hotel

  • Nearest Airport
    Goa International Airport, Goa

Cost

<p>This program starts from $1,119 per traveler.</p>

2 Weeks

$1217 USD

What’s Included

  • Entrance Fees

  • South & North Goa Excursion

  • Palolem Excursion

  • Cultural Workshops and Activities according to Project

  • English Speaking Translator/Guide

  • Program Coordinator

  • Welcome Meeting & Orientation

  • Meals: 13 Breakfasts, 10 Lunches, 11 Dinners (Meals Included Day 1 Depending on Arrival Time)

  • 1N in South Goa Budget Hotel

  • 1N in Palolem Beach Budget Hotel

  • 11N in Goa Volunteer House

  • In/Out Goa Airport Transfers

What’s Not Included

  • Travel insurance

  • Travel insurance

  • Travel insurance

  • Travel insurance

  • Airfare

  • Visa Fees

  • Travel Insurance

  • Tips

  • Personal Expenses

  • Other Meals/Drinks

Project Start Dates

Select Mondays year round.

Organization

Independent travelers with an interest in Latin America choose Bamba Experience for its experience and expertise in the field. Whether you participate in a volunteer “Voluntour” program, an adventure trip and trek, a hop-on/hop-off travel package or you create a custom itinerary, you can count on Bamba Experience to support you from start to finish.

Bamba Experience is committed to making the travel experience easy so that you can enjoy every moment as you explore the world. Whether you choose to make your own schedule and plan your own route or you register for a guided tour, you can count on Bamba Experience to remove language barriers and work through the bureaucracy of developing countries to smooth your way.

The experts at Bamba Experience offer a single point of contact, where you can quickly connect with English-speaking guides. They assist with bus bookings, travel arrangements, itinerary changes and day/multi-day excursion bookings. You don’t have to be fluent in the local language when you have the personal assistance of Bamba Experience. Staff consider themselves living guidebooks, able to get you information on schedules, departure points and detailed data on destinations in moments.

The Bamba Experience is full-service, responding to your needs real time. You can ensure you spend more time traveling and less time on logistics with this group on your side.