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Permaculture project Mineral del Chico, Mexico

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3 reviews3

Help at the early stages of sustainable and ecoturist projects!


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This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Learn about sustainability
3 travelers learned about sustainability working with this host
Make a real social impact
3 travelers really felt their social impact working with this host
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What you offer

25h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Animal Care
Help look after and take care of animals.
Handyman
Help with a wide range of repairs or building.
Farming
Plant crops, sow seeds and help in outside tasks.
Gardening
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
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What you get

2

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.
Tent
You will sleep in a tent at a camping site.
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.
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
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.
Support
Support
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The Experience

This is a family project close to El Chico, Mexico's first national park. Our priorities are to maintain the common areas, develop hike/experiences and keep the house clean ( 1 room is on bnb). At the same time, working on compost piles and keep the garden, chikens, dogs and mushrooms alive and happy. We are looking for people who want to learn by experimenting. People who know how to work as a team and also on their own.

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Requirements

  • Intermediate English or Intermediate Spanish
  • Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or pairs)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Feb
Mar
Stay at least
2 weeks
Stay up to
6 weeks

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3 Reviews

5.0

Host & Team

5.0

Hours & Tasks

5.0

Permaculture project

5.0

Learning & Fun

5.0

How this experience will transform you

3 Learning about sustainability

3 Creating true social impact

3 Meeting locals

2 Get in touch with nature

2 Developing environmental awareness

2 Practicing Spanish

Canada

5

Amazing experience, felt like home. On the Weekend we would go climbing and Alej has a lot of knowledge to share.

8 months ago

Brazil

5

Si quieres aprender sobre sembrar y cosechar, huertos, hongos, compost, escalada (en los días libres) y ademas de eso estar en buena compania y comer rico, todo en el medio de la naturaleza, esta será su mejor eleccion. Alejandro es una persona increíble, amable y paciente que pone todo su amor y dedicación en este proyecto. Fue mi primero voluntariado y seguro que el mejor!

about 2 months ago

Mexico

5

Un lugar donde se disfruta trabajar y estar. Mucho para aprender, el anfitrión aclara todas las dudas que puedes tener con paciencia y dedicación.

Alejandro te hace sentir bienvenido y cómodo desde el primer momento. Mucha comunicación y respeto. Salí encantada de haber podido ayudar y con muy bonita experiencia.

7 months ago

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