Workcamp in Xuan Thuy national park, Vietnam

This special program is an opportunity for volunteers to share difficulties with local community and reserve enviroment in Xuan Thuy national park. Besides, we hope to bring members a meaningful volunteer program combine with ecological tourism, refreshment and cultural exchange.

You can take part in an international workcamp in Ha Long bay, a UNESCO world heritage where the environment has been affected seriously due to the fast economic development and tourism. The aim is to educate the people about ways to protect themselves from diseases and protect their natural environment.
Volunteers have the opportunity to do many extra activities such as fishing, steam bathing, visiting the cities and the National Park and much more. They are supposed stay for at least 2 weeks and to work 6 hours a day.

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