Volunteering Abroad Destinations

Volunteering Abroad Destinations

Volunteering Solutions offers a wide range of meaningful volunteering and internship opportunities for high school and college students, gap year travelers, school groups and families, corporate groups as well as enthusiastic individuals who are keen to travel abroad and make a difference. If you are looking for a perfect volunteer abroad destination to explore in 2024 - 2025, then we have programs in 40+ destinations.

No matter whether you wish to soak in the quaint vibes of the Himalayas while volunteering in Nepal, or go crazy while volunteering in Thailand - we have it all for you! Not just that, but you can experience the thrill of wildlife safaris in Kenya, go for road trips in Australia, hike along the Macchu Picchu in Peru, walk down the medinas in Morocco & learn to cook paella in Spain! Sounds amazing right?

So what are you waiting for? Tick off your dream volunteer destination from your travel bucket list & volunteer abroad with us!


Volunteering Solutions offers a number of volunteering opportunities across Asia including India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia, Bali & Philippines.


Volunteering Solutions offers programs in Africa in Kenya, Tanzania, Ghana, Madagascar, Uganda, Morocco and South Africa in childcare, wildlife and conservation, sports coaching, teaching and community development

South America

Volunteer in South America with Volunteering Solutions and choose a wide range of volunteering work opportunities in Peru, Costa Rica and Ecuador.


Volunteering Solutions offers a number of volunteering opportunities across Europe in Ireland, Greece, Spain and Portugal.

Oceania and Pacific

Australia is the land of the splendid sun and it sure outshines other destinations when it comes to innumerable adventurous activities abroad! This part of pacific is famous for its rich wildlife replete with amazing flora and fauna.

Which are the most popular volunteering destinations abroad?

For almost 17 years, we've been welcoming volunteers from all over the world. We believe that every destination has its special charm, and it all comes down to what kind of experience you're looking for. Depending on the program you pick, how you want to help as a volunteer abroad, and what else you want to discover, you can select your destination.

While we love all the destinations, these are the 5 most popular volunteering destinations, that our volunteers have fallen in love with - time and again!

India - With its rich culture, vibrant colors, and diverse landscapes, volunteers are drawn to the warmth and hospitality of India, as well as the enriching experience of giving back to society. We have childcare, teaching, women empowerment as well as medical internship programs in India.

Nepal - Nestled in the Himalayas, volunteers have fallen in love with Nepal's breathtaking mountain views, serene temples, and welcoming communities. Our medical mission trips as well as childcare programs in Nepal are the most popular ones, giving you a chance to gain meaningful work experience.

Thailand - One of the most popular Southeast Asian destinations, volunteers love Thailand for its stunning beaches, delicious cuisine, and opportunities to immerse themselves in Buddhist culture. From the bustling capital of Bangkok to the serenity of Chiang Mai - volunteers get a chance to explore it all.

Kenya - Many gap year travelers as well as college and university students have a fascination to explore Africa and what can be better than Kenya? Volunteers are enchanted by Kenya's stunning savannas, majestic wildlife, and the chance to make a meaningful impact in local communities. Our 2-week special short-term volunteer program is extremely popular and worth experiencing. 

Peru - If South America is your dream destination, then start exploring with a volunteer trip to Peru. With its ancient ruins, picturesque landscapes, and vibrant indigenous culture, Peru offers volunteers a unique and unforgettable experience.

Apart from these 5 countries, you can choose from a plethora of destinations across Asia, Africa, Europe, South America, and Australia.

Why should I volunteer overseas?

Volunteering abroad will change the way you look at life, and empower you in various ways. Here’s how volunteering can be extremely rewarding:

Make a difference: By volunteering, you can directly contribute to meaningful causes and make a real difference in the lives of others, living in the underprivileged parts of the world.

Explore a new country: As a volunteer abroad, you’ll get to travel and explore a new country (unlike a tourist). It’ll be a great opportunity for you to learn about a new culture and gain a deeper understanding of different customs, traditions, and ways of life.

Meet like-minded people: It’ll be an incredible opportunity to connect with like-minded travelers from different parts of the world, and you’ll get to work together, for a similar cause.

Boost your skills: Volunteering abroad is like a double-sided coin - while you help others to live a better life, you’ll simultaneously hone your skills as well as gain new ones. Work on time management, leadership qualities, and problem-solving abilities as well as boost your self-confidence.

Enhance your CV/Resume: No matter which volunteering program you choose to be a part of, your experience as a volunteer abroad will definitely enhance your CV/Resume and keep you ahead of your peers.

Check out our blog to learn more about the career benefits of volunteering abroad.

What are the requirements to join the volunteer projects abroad?

  • Participants must be 17 years or older to join a program, with certain exceptions allowing 16-year-olds to join with parental consent/accompanied by mentors.
  • A Criminal Background Check Report is required to participate as a volunteer abroad.
  • All participants must possess a valid passport with at least 6 months validity, as well as necessary visas, travel, and medical insurance.
  • Lastly, participants must be open-minded, eager to learn, adaptive, and enthusiastic about exploring new experiences.

Read our comprehensive Volunteering Abroad Guidebook or write to us at to know more about volunteering overseas.

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