Farm Crucita, Ecuador

(8 reviews)8

¡Ven a Ecuador y vive la experiencia de vivir en una granja!

Help a sustainable project
This host contributes to building a better and more sustainable future for all!
Connect with nature
4 travelers recommend this experience for reconnecting with nature
Immerse yourself in the local culture
4 travelers recommend this host for those looking for a local cultural immersion
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Social Work
Help with volunteer work in local projects and communities.
Building & Repairing
Help with a wide range of repairs or building.
Plant crops, sow seeds and help in outside tasks.
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
Additional Fee
This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of the Worldpackers annual plan.

Additional fee required

This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of Worldpackers’ annual plans.


US$ 1

Per day

Fee pays for

  • Benefits for travelers


Volunteers contribute $1 per a day to cover cost of food, water, and other services.

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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.
Team Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other people.
You will sleep in a tent at a camping site.
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.
You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.
Basic Internet Access
Basic speed internet for you to work remotely
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Discounts on Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
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!
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
Verified Host
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Stay at least
2 weeks
Stay up to
1 month

The Experience

Necesitamos la colaboracion de voluntarios para realizar trabajos de limpieza, siembra y organizar espacios dentro del sitio, asi como desarrollar otras actividades deacuerdo a las necesidades tanto en la granja como en la playa.

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  • Intermediate English or Beginner Spanish
  • Between 20 and 60 years old
  • Welcomes solo volunteers, couples, and partners of volunteers

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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8 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks




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How this experience will transform you

  • 4 Get in touch with nature
  • 4 Immersing in the local culture
  • 3 Learning about sustainability
  • 3 Meeting international travelers
  • 3 Meeting locals
  • 2 Developing environmental awareness

This host contributes to Sustainable Development Goals

  • 2 13. Climate action
  • 2 15. Life on land



It's cool, calm and brilliant staying with Santiago. The house is cozy, the work is chill and Santiago is open minded, fun, chatty and has a good music taste - it's a great pleasure to be in his company. I will for sure return to visit him again and beat him in chess.

over 1 year ago



Fue mi primer voluntariado y fue maravilloso, me encanto crucita, su ambiente me hizo sentir como en casa, igual que Santiago, es un personaje jajaja siempre tiene algo interesante por decir. Aprendí mucho de su diversos proyectos, en la finca hay mucho por hacer y requiere de apoyo. Importante el bloqueador y el repelente. Espero volver!!

about 1 year ago

Santiago replied

Adriana !! un gran ser, con mucho swing y siempre activa y sonriente, nos ayudo de muchas formas tanto en casa ,,pintando la cocina, genial !! y las labores de granja, siempre bienvenida y pa la proxima ya habra repelente y mosquiteros, abrazo enorme y espero estes de lo mejor.
Abrazo enorme.



Fue mi primer voluntariado y superó por completo mis expectativas, las tareas y horarios fueron flexibles, te permite interactuar con la comunidad y hacer diferentes actividades de ocio donde te conectas con la vida que te rodea. En la granja aprendes y te permiten intercambio de saberes, comes lo que cosechas, plantas un árbol y es una inversión a futuro. Mil gracias a Santiago por su hospitalidad y humanidad

about 1 year ago



La estadía con Santiago fue impresionante, me abrió su hogar y pude acompañarle en sus rutinas, todo regado con buen rollo y amistad real, espero volvamos a encontrarnos 😊

over 1 year ago



Como mi primera experiencia de voluntariado fueron unos días muy bonitos, El ambiente que se vive es muy tranquilo y perfecto para desconectarse de la rutina. Santiago lleva unos proyectos geniales y siento que mutuamente aporte y me aportaron conocimientos en esta experiencia.

over 1 year ago

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