Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Help to maintain the appearance inside and outside the building.
Help with a wide range of repairs.
Help to grow and cultivate plants.
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Have a private room to chill and relax just by yourself.
Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.
Free lunch is served y'all, get yours!
Have your free dinner before going to bed.
There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.
No worries! Get a free ride to get to our place.
Namaste! Join our yoga classes and transform your health.
Worldpackers team will guide and advise you before, during and after your trip.
Every host in the community is checked and approved by our team.
Did something not go as planned? Contact our team.Learn more
We are looking for volunteers who are interested in pursuing meditation and/or other similar practices and who wish to learn and deepen their skills while not requiring constance guidance to pursue these practices. In exchange of food and accommodation we request volunteers to help maintaining the gardens and common areas of Karuna Retreat Center.Learn more
Intermediate English or Intermediate Portuguese
Over 18 years old
Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa
Literally translated as Compassion, Karuna is a retreat and meditation center and a non-profit organization that has been inspired, conceived and nurtured by the love of many friends from all around the world. Karuna Retreat Center is located in the green mountains of Serra de Monchique in the Algarve. Serra the Monchique is known for its healing thermal water, medicinal plants, pure air and lush green landscapes.About the host