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VSA1804 TAILANDIA Hat Yai district, Songkhla province FEST,AGRI,RENO 09/04/2018 21/04/2018

Songkran Festival& Living Organic Garden | VSA1804 | 2018-04-09 - 2018-04-21 | FEST,AGRI,RENO | Age: 18 - 80

Thai New Year season call “ Songkran” between 13-15 April. The collaboration with Klonghae Temple and Klonghae municipality and VSA continuing organized this workcamp 5th times. To support the festival and celebrating Thai traditional new year with international volunteers. On April is summer in Thailand which is hottest season, so there will be water splash in the city where everyone will come to splash the water. On the other hand, traditional Thai new year which is pay respect to senior relative. There will be hand watery for blessing. Moreover there are many activities with Thai traditional activities which volunteer will have chance to set up all activities in the temple.

Work: First week-There are boots for senior bless watery in the temple. Volunteers will help the villagers set up the festival, and be a part of the festival as international volunteers. You can bring a performance from your own country to perform during the festival including a music instrument to show in the festival. Volunteers are also expected to create a performance in the festival with the villagers. Second week the volunteer would stay at Living Organic Garden, working in small farm, planting and learning about vegetable, fruits, learning Thai cooking and sharing international food.

Accomodation and food: First week; Volunteers will stay in the temple with no mattress, only a tin mat is provided. Second week, stay at the Thai style house. Mattress and pillow are provided. Volunteers take turns to cook Thai food, and you should bring some ingredients from your own country to share with other international volunteers to create intercultural exchange.

Location: Hat Yai district, Songkhla province

Location and Leisure: Songkhla Beach, Tone Nga Chang Water fall, local Temple, Hatyai downtown, Floating market

Train/Bus station: Hatyai Train Station, Hatyai Bus Station.


Language: eng

Extra Fee: 9500 THB

Cultural respect, open-minded and love for learning and sharing. No smoking and drinking on the project site.