About Us

Gilgit-Baltistan is a unique region in the north of Pakistan, replete with local culture and the natural beauty of mountains, rivers, waterfalls, forests, lakes, and clear air. Learn more about what GB has to offer.

The Volunteer tourism platform offers a unique opportunity to contribute to the local community while experiencing the rich culture, stunning landscapes, and warm hospitality of the region.

Our Mission

At GB Volunteer Tourism (a collaborative effort of the Government of Gilgit-Baltistan and Code for Pakistan), our mission is to bridge the gap between talented individuals and the communities of Gilgit-Baltistan, creating a platform for meaningful and sustainable volunteer experiences. We aspire to attract responsible tourists who are eager to contribute their expertise in the field of education (with more fields coming soon). Our commitment is to enable and help uplift the people of Gilgit-Baltistan while fostering cultural exchange and promoting responsible tourism that is more eco-friendly and is respectful of the local culture and values.

Our Goals

  • Empowerment through Education: We aim to improve access to quality education in Gilgit-Baltistan by connecting skilled volunteers with local schools and educational programs. Together, we work to enhance learning opportunities for the community.
  • Skill Development and Sustainable Livelihoods: GB Volunteer Tourism is dedicated to skill development programs that empower individuals to improve their livelihoods and contribute to the economic growth of the region. We believe in enabling self-sufficiency and independence.

“We welcome tourists from around the world to visit Gilgit-Baltistan. Our goal is not just to share the beauty of our region, but also to encourage a more eco-friendly approach to tourism. We believe that each visitor can play a vital role in shaping sustainable travel practices, helping to preserve the natural wonders of Gilgit-Baltistan for generations to come.”