Gap Years

Gap Years




Watch the video above to see what gap year students have to say about their gap time spent in Nepal. 
After graduating high school many students are not yet ready to go on to university. They are looking for a challenge, an adventure that will help define their life objectives, an independent experience that builds confidence--something deeply rewarding, unique, and powerful.

Himalayan Voluntourism creates custom tailored gap year projects for students and helps to facilitate the logistics of their time in Nepal. 
Many gap year students of ours are those who first came to Nepal on a school trip and decided they wanted another, more intense experience doing outreach in Nepal. 

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Himalayan Voluntourism (HV) is a social enterprise dedicated to the socio-economic development of rural Nepal through the spirit of volunteerism. We believe in the power of transformation through voluntourism.Tourism is popular in Nepal and supports the Nepalese economy as an important revenue generator. Many tourists come to Nepal every year to experience its unique culture, adventure opportunities and the abundant nature. Combining tourism with social outreach provides a cultural experience that engages the participant in the local community… And it is transformative.

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