Phang Nga, Thailand

Volunteer in Phang Nga

With beaches that stop you in your tracks, there’s no better place to find your purpose than on Thailand’s Andaman coast.

Since 2004, the small fishing village of Ban Nam Khem has worked to rebuild after being hit by a devastating tsunami. Here, GVI’s participants collaborate with our local partners on vital social development initiatives. You’ll support an incredible community while connecting with Thai culture and the spectacular surrounds.



Build a better world by contributing to vital, locally-led project work that strives for a more just and equitable future.


In line with the UN’s SDGs, we are committed to ethical and sustainable engagement with our local partners and communities.


Learn from the world’s most unique and significant cultures, in breathtaking remote locations.

Join a community internship & receive our exclusive offer.

Book by 31 May 2022

New and Exclusive: GVI Experiences

A locally curated selection of extra activities are now included across our programs.

Learn to make traditional Thai and Burmese food

Visit the Buddhist temples of Ban Nam Khem

Practice traditional Thai yoga massage

Master Muay Thai self-defence techniques

Raft along the Sok River

Hike to hidden waterfalls

Visit an untouched mangrove island

Sleep in a floating river bungalow