INFO Nepal

INFO Nepal - Volunteer in Nepal

Government Registered No. : 878/1999/2000
Social Welfare Council Registered No : 10700

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Program Fees and Expenses:

volunteer Placement
INFO Nepal is funded solely through the Program Fees paid by volunteers, and individual sponsorships for children of the Happy Home and Boarding School projects. INFO receives no funding from donor agencies. Independent donations are welcomed and will be applied toward various projects established by INFO. If you are interested in providing a donation, please contact us at
Contact us for Program Fees @

To see the cost in your local currency, CLICK HERE.

Cash payment can be made in Euro, US Dollars, or Nepali Rupees. We also accept Western Union transfers. Although we do accept international bank transfers, we discourage this due to the high cost of banking fees.

volunteer Placement
The Program costs include the following:

Airport pick up from Kathmandu Airport
Transport to and from the village placement to Kathmandu
Accommodation and main meals during placement with local family
Accommodation, Nepali Language classes , Sightsee and cultural information classes during the training in Kathmandu
Donations to support Local Clubs and Schools in the Host Villages
INFO staff visits to placement
Contribution to INFO projects for resource centers, libraries, heath centers and environmental protection
To support our Happy Home Children
Building Orphanage Home in Chitwan
Staff's salary and skill development training
Community Health Camp
Administration and Government tax

The cost does not include:
Personal Insurance
Drinks & Bar Bills
Visa fees
Laundry service
Flights (Domestic and International)
Trekking, Jungle Safari and Rafting
Food during your training in Kathmandu

INFO is totally funded by volunteers' program fees
You will be responsible for your flight ticket to Nepal and visa fees which are as follows (check with your embassy for the latest fee structure):

$40 USD for the first two months (to be paid at the airport upon arrival)
$40 USD per month thereafter
Departure tax of 1,800 RS (to be paid at the airport upon departure)
Personal travel and sightseeing (trekking, jungle safari etc)
Food in Kathmandu during your training laundry, internet access, telephone, and drinks etc

Should you wish to spend more time in Kathmandu pre and post placement period, go trekking and sightseeing etc., please remember to budget accordingly! These costs will not be covered by INFO. Additionally, volunteers are responsible for any incidentals (extra food, laundry, sodas, emails etc.) costs accrued during training and placement.

We also provide help organizing trekking, rafting and jungle safaris. We will recommend local guides from our different placements to ensure they are given the opportunity to earn money and you are given value for money. By drawing on local knowledge, your experience will be all the more rewarding.

Bank Information of INFO Nepal
Bank Name : Standard Chartered Bank Nepal LTD,
Address : Kathmandu Nepal
Account Name : Inside Nepal Friendship Organization
Account Number: 01 1059742 01
Corresponding Bank : Standard Chartered Bank, New York, USA
Swift code : scblus33

Cancellation fees:
Before starting program training - 50% Refund.
No money will be refunded once you start your placement.
No money will be refunded for a programme of 2 weeks duration after commencement

If you have further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us via e-mail. We love to hear from you. Email: