Organic Garden and Farming. The organic garden is a central aspect of the SAE LAO Project and is vital to it’s long-term sustainability. In the long term we aim to make our restaurant and the projects entire food consumption 100% sustainable by growing all the rice (on our...Read More
A project where people from around the world come together to set an example and educate the local community so that together we can make Laos a more sustainable country.
We want to be at the forefront of sustainable development in Lao. The benefits of this approach will be promoted through practical economic, social and environmental projects in Nathong Village, Vang Vieng and SAE LAO Project will be an acknowledged leader in this way of working and living.
Do you want to experience a different side of Laos? Come and join the team at the SAE LAO Project and work side by side with local people to make Laos a more sustainable place.
We welcome volunteers of all ages and nationalities. All that we ask is that you come with an open mind, a responsible attitude, a willingness to help and an eagerness to interact with people. Minimum requirement for 2013 is one week. Recommended time is two weeks to as long as you want Please note: For any one who’s applying to volunteer for 2014 the minimum requirement is 2 weeks.
The project is located in pristine, green surrounds consisting of about 3 hectares, including a pond, forest and fields.
If you are planning to volunteer with us, once you arrive in Vang Vieng town make your way to our guesthouse where we will arrange transportation to the SAELAO Project. The guesthouse is called Sengkeo Guesthouse, located on the main road of Vang Vieng next to Sisoumang temple (located on 193-HJ onthe Vang Vieng map).
Alternatively, you can catch a tuk-tuk from Vang Vieng to the Blue Lagoon, which is located next to Sae Lao. Tuk-tuks are quite expensive and cost about 150,000 kip for a whole group (approximately US$20).