Forest of Orchids: Nature Reserve

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El intercambio

According to your abilities and preferences, your tasks can be:- Helping with the web content on our social networks.- Buying ingredients in the organic products stall at the local farmers market.- Gardening. Please tell us if you have special skills that can be helpful to our initiative and are not contemplated. We'll rather have you enjoy your volunteer work e.g. photography Requirements:- Age 18 or older- Respectful of different ways of living


28 Horas de ayuda por semana

Escritor de contenido: Escribe, edita y publica contenidos inspiradores.

Fotografía: Toma, edita y entrega fotos increíbles.

Producción de Videos: Crea, edita y publica videos digitales.

Redes Sociales: Mantén y actualiza las redes sociales.

Que obtienes

3 dias libres por semana

Habitación privada: Tendrás una cama en un cuarto privado. Sí, un cuarto solo para ti.

Desayuno: Tienes derecho a desayunos gratis cada día de tu estadía.

Almuerzo: Tienes derecho a almuerzos gratis cada día de tu estadía.

Cena: Tienes derecho a cenas gratis cada día de tu estadía.

Puedes usar libremente nuestra lavandería.: Hay un lugar especial donde se lava la ropa sin costo.

Tours gratis: Te llevamos a tours y paseos por la ciudad, GRATIS.

Excursiones gratis: Te llevamos a excursiones y caminatas por la ciudad, GRATIS.

Tragos gratis: Obtén tragos y comidas gratis.


Español Principiante o Inglés Principiante

Más de 18 años

Eres afuera de Colombia

Admite voluntarios solos, parejas y dúos

Lo que no está incluído

Vuelos, Seguro de Viaje, Transporte Interno y Visa

Programa detallado

We are a Nature Reserve and non-profit initiative for the study, in-vitro reproduction and reintroduction in nature of native Colombian orchid species. As advocates of the nature preservation, we initiated a process of ecological restoration in the area and socialize about the native fauna and flora trough different media (talks, leaflets, videos). As means achieve our objectives our objectives, we offer lodging in two cabins and in a private room, all the buildings on the property are eco-friendly. We also offer birding and orchid watching tours, and orchid culture courses. We are located in an Andean mountain at 2700 MAMSL, 5 minutes away from the town of Tenjo - Cundinamarca and a 45 minute drive away from the capital city of Colombia, Bogotá. Surrounded by places of religious importance for our indigenous ancestors and rupestrian art as a reminder of them.

Actividades & Turnos

According to your abilities and preferences informed in the interview, your tasks can be:
- Helping with the web content on our social networks.
- Gardening
- Crafting of specific structures (for example, birding tower, plant-tables for the greenhouse)
- Upgrade the eco-trails (signalization, railing)
The town of Tenjo is a 17 minute walk away from our property, there you will find many restaurants, cafes, museums, a local farmers market, artisan shops, a church, and a nice bar. The tourist information office will be glad to inform you of the cultural events taking place. You can take the bus to the neighboring town Tabio to visit and enjoy the hot springs and horse-riding, which is a 15 minutes drive from us. Or take the bus to the town of Zipaquira and visit the salt-cathedral. If you wish to stay in the property, there is a billiard table, board games, a BBQ, chimney, books and trail


- Age 18 or older
- Respectful of different ways of living
- Willing to respect and connect to nature
- Have an appropriate travel-insurance
- Our volunteers will not be allowed to remain in our property under alcoholic intoxication or consuming illegal substances
- Allergy warning: We have two belgian shepherds. Please inform us beforehand of any allergies.