All camp activities
Letter of appreciation and confirmation of volunteer hours
TEFL sessions at camp
120-hour, internationally accredited TEFL/TESOL certification course online
Muay Thai boxing, pool and beach party, beach BBQ, Thai language and cooking class
Trips to Koh Phi Phi, Maya Bay, Krabi and Railay Beach
Visit to an ethical Elephant conservation program
Free lunch while volunteering at schools
Airport pickup and drop-off
Welcome meal and buffet
Three-Week Volunteer Teaching Trip: Phuket, Thailand
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The Camp Thailand Company Ltd
From $1499 USD for 3 Weeks
Select Start Dates
18 And Older
There are four camp locations to choose from, including Phuket Island, Cha-Am beach, Chiang Mai, and Buriram in the heart of Thailand. This 21-day trip includes English teaching volunteer activities as well as tours, cultural immersion, and much more.
Camp Thailand’s volunteer program also gives you an opportunity to gain your TEFL/TESOL certification online or onsite in Thailand - after earning your certificate and volunteering with Camp Thailand at its English language programs, the organization will help you find a paid English teaching placement at a Thai school.
The program is open to anyone above the age of 18.
Arrival and Orientation
You will arrive to Phuket International Airport at 2:00pm and meet your coordinators for your trip. You will meet up with fellow volunteers and take part in an orientation and Phuket island tour.
During your stay, you will be housed in a same-sex room with three to five other volunteers. Dormitory style rooms that can house up to 12 people also are available. Rooms are bright, airy, and fan-cooled, and air-conditioned rooms are available for an additional fee.
After arriving to Thailand, your itinerary is as follows:
Day 2: Day tour around the beautiful Island of Phuket
Day 3: Program orientation, TEFL/TESOL training, and Thai lesson
Days 4, 5 & 6: Teaching English at English camps at underprivileged Thai schools
Day 7: Visit an ethical elephant care program on Phuket island
Day 8: Free day followed by a pub crawl along Bangla Road’s famous entertainment district
Day 9: Free morning followed by cocktail specials in the afternoon and an evening BBQ
Day 10: Ferry to Koh Phi Phi island followed TEFL/TESOL training and Thai language lesson, plus a walking tour to the island’s scenic viewpoint
Day 11: Boat tour around Phi Phi to Maya Bay, with beach party and fire shows in the evening
Day 12: Beach day followed by a pool party
Day 13: Take the ferry to Krabi and transfer to Ao Nang beach
Day 14: Hang out at the beach in the daytime and then take a trip to Krabi Town’s night market
Day 15: Take a long tail boat from Ao Nang beach to your new accommodation on Railay beach
Day 16: Beach day and kayaking at Railay beach
Day 17: Sit back and enjoy as you take in six islands and a lagoon on a speed boat tour and get to snorkel in pristine water
Day 18: Free day to enjoy the beach, head over to Ao Nang beach, or go back to Krabi Town to pick up some souvenirs
Day 19: Travel back to Phuket Island and arrive in time for happy hour
Day 20: Final day and evening on Phuket island. Enjoy a farewell Thai buffet in the evening and receive your TEFL/TESOL certification
Day 21: Last day of the program - return to Phuket international airport
If you would like to extend your trip by one week, sign up to participate in Camp Thailand’s Elephant Freedom Project or Island Hopping Tour for an additional fee.
Volunteers on this program get to make a real, meaningful, and lasting difference in the lives of young Thai students while immersing themselves and experiencing Thai culture firsthand.
Where you will be volunteeringPhuket, Thailand
Volunteers will be teaching English in schools.
Where you'll be stayingPhuket, Thailand
Volunteers will either be sharing a bedroom with 3-5 other volunteers or living in dormitory-style accommodations.
Nearest AirportPhuket International Airport, Phuket, Thailand
What’s Not Included
DBS Criminal Background Check
Project Start Dates
Projects last three weeks with intakes available once or twice per month.
The Camp (Thailand) Company Ltd., and English For Fun Company Ltd., (EFF) are Thai registered companies with joint Thai and Western staff. EFF operates under a school license approved by The Thai Ministry of Education. Over 3,000 volunteers have participated in our programs in the past three years and we have been bestowed with numerous awards from Mayors and Civic offices for the selfless and tireless efforts from our volunteers who truly make a lasting and meaningful difference in the lives of so many. What makes our volunteer program so unique is that you get to earn your internationally accredited TEFL/TESOL certification for FREE! After completing your volunteer program, we can offer a guaranteed job placement as a paid English Language instructor (TEFL/TESOL) in Thailand.