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What you offer

Hours per day

Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.


Take great photos.

Video Making

Create digital videos.

Social Media

Help to build and maintain social media channels engaging online users.

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What you get

Days off per week

Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.

Private Room

Have a private room to chill and relax just by yourself.

Cook your own meal

Feel free to prepare your own meal here

Discounts on Restaurants

Yummy! Get discounts and grab a bite.

Discounts on Pubs

Another pint, please! Get discounts and enjoy pubs/bars.

Discounts on Tours

Don’t miss a thing! Get discounts and enjoy your free time.

Free Tours

Don’t miss a thing! Get free tours and explore.

Free Hiking Tours

Keep your feet moving! Get free hiking tours and exercise yourself.

Free Events

Be part of something! Get free events.

Pick Up

No worries! Get a free ride to get to our place.

Language lessons

Learn or improve your language skills.


Worldpackers team will guide and advise you before, during and after your trip.

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Verified Hosts

Every host in the community is checked and approved by our team.

Worldpackers Insurance

Did something not go as planned? Contact our team.

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The Experience

Somos un colectivo de artesanos mexicanos radicados en Chiapas, buscamos apoyo en el área de redes sociales, fotografía y diseño de nuevos productos. Estamos contentos de enseñarte las técnicas de artesanía textil de Chiapas, así como compartir experiencias de vida en comunidades indigenas, disfrutando su entorno y formas de vida. El colectivo reúne 12 regiones de Chiapas con diversas artesanías únicas.

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  • Intermediate English or Intermediate Spanish

  • Over 20 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Stay at least
4 weeks

Talk to those who have lived the experience

1 Review

Host & Staff

Hours & Tasks


Learning & Fun


Great Experience! I Received Overwhelming Hospitality From Tonton Family! Thanks For The Experience.

about 2 months ago

About Tonton Artesanal

  • Hosted by Lazaro

  • New
    Recently Online
  • Response Rate: 88%
  • Response Time: 2 days

About the host

San Cristobal es una ciudad multicultural, llena de propuestas sociales y de cambio. Con un corazón rebelde de lucha queremos cambiar la percepción y el valor de los productos artesanales. si te apasiona el diseño, marketing y aprender técnicas ancestrales artesanales, es el mejor espacio para aprender y aportar por un futuro mejor.

About the host

Want to live this experience?

Travel exchanging your skills for accommodation in hostels, NGOs, ecological projects and so much more.