Help make our farm even prettier!

The Exchange

Hi! My name is Carlos living int the almost paradise, just need some helping hands to share it! Always with a smile and a laugh! I love to meet people and talk about everything! Open-minded! And with love to share the Algarve secret spots on swim's, walks, food and much more. I need help with gardening, farming, arts, and other skills (:

What you offer

4 hours of help per day

Arts: Help with painting, graffiti, sculpting or drawing.

Painting & Decorating: Help with painting or decorating the property facilities.

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs or building.

Gardening: Help grow plants and cultivate gardens

What you get

2 days off per week

Private Room: You will have a bed in a private room. In other words, a room just for you.

Breakfast: You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.

Lunch: You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.

Discounts on Parties: Get discounts at nearby parties and clubs.

Discounts on Restaurants: Get discounts at nearby restaurants.

Discounts on Pubs: Get discounts at nearby pubs.

Discounts on Drinks: Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

Free Tours: We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!

Free Hiking Tours: We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!

Get free drinks or beverages.: Drink up! Get free and tasty drinks for yourself.

Pick Up: We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.

Use our equipped kitchen: Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.


Between 22 and 64 years old

Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or pairs)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

Sitio das Carpas is a small family farm on the limits of Faro. There is always some weeding, burns, new garden plantations, pruning.
Lake finishing, House renovations, buildings, maintenance.

Activities & Shift

Every day it's a different day!!!
Plan's and projects appear with your help, so we appreciate your ideas and knowledge! Thanks in advance!!!


No special rule's! Starting hour depending on weather and time of year! Work's normally in the morning after breakfast, but if you want after lunch no worries!
Smoking not appreciated! It's a place to enjoy your holidays!