Inspiring holidays - unique village involvement - direct social benefit

India, Ethiopia, Nepal

Experience some of the most beautiful and remote places on Earth in unique ways, staying in villages that benefit directly from your presence. These award-winning, sustainable holidays offer unforgettable experiences, with wonderful walking, culture & discovery.
We offer a tailor-made service and look after you all the way - right from the moment of your arrival.

Find out what makes us unique

Our Destinations Enjoy village life with adventures across mountains, coast, jungle & desert

Latest News

Out now, our new Village Directory

Get your copy of our new directory of special places to stay in India, Nepal & Ethiopia

Homestays or Village Ways?

Are Village Ways guesthouses homestays? One of our partner communities tries to balance priorities when deciding whether to become part of a homestays network.

Prize-winning guides

We announce the 2015 winners of the Narayan Singh Bisht Memorial Prize for Guides' Stories, with full details and the prize-winning account of the 2015 Nepal earthquake.