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Hostelling Programme

Volunteering at HI Hostels global network


This volunteering program is schemed out to experience diverse cultures and promote exchange within global travelers at HI Hostels.

Volunteers will contribute to works, such as supporting social activities for youths, promotion, communications and public relations with travelers to Korea via website, email or SNS.

The merits of this volunteering program are opportunities of cultural exchange with Korean people and participation to the local community. Volunteers also are able to have other opportunities of traveling nearby and unique cultural experiences.


Living and Other Arrangements

Volunteering at HI Hostels is the best way to enjoy Korea with volunteering, travel and making new friends.

Airport Pickup

Volunteers are provided pickup from the Incheon Airport.


All volunteers will be provided with an orientation session by the Hostel coordinator. Areas like safety, locations, transportation, things to see and etc. will be covered in the Orientation. After your orientation is over, you will be introduced to your project.

Accommodations & Meals

Accommodations with a bed of dormitory room, breakfast and lunch are provided by HI Hostels every day.


During your Free Time

There is a lot of things to do during your free time and on the weekends. You can travel where you want to.


Program Requirements

Volunteers must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the program

Good English language skills are mandatory

Volunteers need to have an open mind and flexible attitude for working in a new and different environment.

The volunteer should bring energy and enthusiasm to make a difference.

Be in good health.



Duration: 4 weeks~ 3 months (can be selected depending on the type of visa)

Volunteering hours: 09:00 to 15:00 (lunch included 1 hour, working 5 days a week

Volunteering task: Hostel promotion, International Business, etc. to give the hostel

Hostel offerings: meals, lodging

Number of recruitment: 2


Please, email at for further information and queries.