[Remote] Tourism Internships

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founded in 2014
Indra Foundation
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Coordinator | Milan
Coordinator | Milan
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High­lights

Gain Practical Tourism Work experience virtually working in Travel & Tourism Company!
Get involved in various tasks related Tourism marketing and Tourism Development.
Work with dedicated Supervisor to guide you for Professional Work experiences.
Make an Impact for helping the rural communities through Tourism Development.
Empower others to Inspire Yourself and make Impact!
Join our remote Tourism Internships to learn the process of operating Tourism Business and Tourism Development, working Virtually! This volunteer program is especially suitable for:
Age 18+
Singles
Couples
Families
Groups
50+
Wheel Chairs
We started offering virtual Travel & Tourism internships in Nepal, in order to give you the opportunity to further your knowledge of Travel and Tourism, and hence to increase your potentiality for entering into the rapidly growing international travel & tourism market worldwide. Also we do hope that the program will help you to get practical experience in the field of international Travel and Tourism market to learn more about the different management skills in Sustainable Tourism Development! 

In this program we will give you placements in Nepal based touring agencies and Travel companies. Task for interns may include assisting travel companies in areas like marketing, business management, tour consulting and other work as per the need of the company. Intern with a tour operator, travel agent, or other agencies devoted for promoting the travel and tourism market in Nepal. Gain great practical work experience working within what are typically smaller companies, giving you great exposure to many aspects of business in the field for your future career in Tourism Sector!  

Typical day

As an Intern in our Virtual Tourism Internship Programs, you will be:
Working in Nepal based Travel & Tourism Companies.
Developing basic business planning, Suggesting new marketing opportunities.
Conducting market research on business opportunities for the companies. 
Assisting with overall strategy & Doing business analysis. 
Sales and Marketing / Promotion / Public relation, Client Relations and many more works. 
Writing engaging content for website updates, blogs and newsletters. 

Learning Outcomes form the Programs:
Enhance your understanding of Tourism Business and Sustainable Tourism. 
Learn the process of Sustainable Tourism development and its Impact in rural communities.  
Gain Practical work experience working with Tourism Entrepreneurs. 
Learn the process of Travel & Tourism Operation and its modality.
Inspire yourself to join in the booming Tourism Industry.  

Free-time activities

This is Virtual Internships. 

Sports
Winter Sports
Yoga/
Meditation

Require­ments

In order to join the program you need to be at least 18 years old on the program start date. There might be exemptions if you can provide the permission of your legal guardian(s) or if your are accompanied by your parents.
Language Skills
You need to speak English (basic level)
Education Requirements
Travel and Tourism, Business, Finance, Marketing, Economics, at High School and Above level
Required Documents
CV
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Other Skills
• Relevant academic background.
• Fluency in written and spoken English
• Strong communications skills
• An ability to meet deadlines
• An interest in Travel and Tourism Sectors.
• Ability to work well independently
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

What's Included

Services by Indra Foundation
  • Customized virtual internship placement in your desired programs with flexible durations, start dates and weekly hours. 
  • Virtual Welcome orientation and cultural immersion programs. 
  • Internship placement focused on professional career development and Skill competencies. 
  • Individual program advising, Internship monitoring and virtual check-ins. 
  • Certificate & Reference Letter upon completion of your virtual internship program. 
Internet Access
Good access at the project site
What's NOT included?
Visa, flights, travel insurance or vaccinations are NOT included in the program fees. An airport pickup isn't included within the program fees either. Please arrange your own accommodation. Food, snacks or beverages are at extra costs.
Flight Tickets
The nearest airport is Tribhuvan International Airport (KTM) in Kathmandu. We assist you to find cheap flights to Nepal.
Travel Insurance
Going abroad is an adventure and it is always best to be prepared. Sudden illness or injury, cancellation or theft - a travel insurance for Nepal provides security and is a plus to have.
Vaccines
If you are intending to volunteer in Nepal you should seek medical advice before starting your social journey. Check your required vaccinations for Nepal.

Dates & Fees

NO CREDIT CARD FEES

Details on arrival

All Year Round. 

Availability
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Duration
2 - 12 weeks

Program fees

Costs: Prices in USD
2 weeks (min. stay)
$745
3 weeks
$875
4 weeks
$1,045
5 weeks
$1,155
6 weeks
$1,225
7 weeks
$1,345
12 weeks (max. stay)
$1,765
Average fees
$260 /week

Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated. Indra Foundation will let you know about the final price during your application process.
Deposit (15%)
The deposit is simply to reserve your volunteer placement. Payments are handled by PayPal, our trusted global payment provider. If you don't have a PayPal account, you can also pay using a credit card.
Final Payment (85%)
Your final payment will be agreed with Indra Foundation during the application process. Common solutions are either via bank transfer or a cash payment at the project site.

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[Remote] Tourism Internships

Join our remote Tourism Internships to learn the process of operating Tourism Business and Tourism Development, working Virtually!

$260/week

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