About COVID-19
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we recommend you to stay informed about WHO's and local authorities' recommendations.

Eco Lodge Pune, India

5 reviews5

Need your help in beautifying and organizing our landscape!

Higher chance of approval
This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Learn about sustainability
A traveler learned about sustainability working with this host
Connect with the locals
A traveler recommended this host to have close contact with locals
Save to Wishlist

What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Help with painting, graffiti, sculpting or drawing.
Painting & Decorating
Help with painting or decorating the property facilities.
Help with a wide range of repairs or building.
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
Learn more

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 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.
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.
Holistic Therapies
You can take part in any of our therapeutic activities for free.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
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 hosts
Verified Host
This host has been verified by our team before joining the community.
Worldpackers Insurance
Did something not go as planned? Contact our team.
Learn more
Learn more

The Experience

Our project t situated on the hill overlooking the Kamboli Dam. It has a unique offering container Stay for the guest with glamping in mind! It is just an hour's drive from Pune city. It is designed in the most natural way by keeping the aesthetics of the property very close to mother nature, you can notice here a lot of earth element is used in designing the property. You'll help us in painting, carpentry, gardening, maintenance... join us! :)

Learn more


  • Fluent English or Intermediate English
  • Between 22 and 80 years old
  • Be from outside India
  • Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or pairs)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Learn more


Stay at least
2 weeks

Talk to those who have lived the experience

In our community, you can talk to worldpackers who have already collaborated with this host and get your questions answered directly.

You can ask things like:

  • a) How was your experience with this host?
  • b) How was your day-to-day routine?
  • c) How much did you spend on this trip?

5 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks


Eco Lodge


Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

1 Learning about sustainability

1 Meeting locals

1 Get in touch with nature

1 Immersing in the local culture



The host & the team were warm & welcoming! We learnt art, restoration, nature preservation & nature friendly way of living. Highly recommended place for a volunteer to learn & experience local Maharashtrian culture. Felt a part of the community without any pressure of delivering. Will definitely volunteer at Avanti Art Resort again

about 2 months ago



I definitely recommend Avanti Art Resort to travelers who want to experience local food, culture and beauty. Host Pranav and staff were very kind.I left with full of good memories. Hope to see you again!

about 2 months ago



You'll feel welcomed as worldpackers! The entire staff was caring and professional round the clock. Community living at it's best. All of them, including the host made sure the entire stay was as comfortable as possible. Tasks were soothing, there's something about hands on work that's satisfying. Would definitely stay there again!

about 2 months ago



My overall experience at Avanti Kalagram had been phenomenal. From traditional Maharastrian cuisine to the comfort of living in mountains I have enjoyed the every bit of my stay. My host Pranav and his parents made me feel comfortable right from the first day.

Throughout my stay I was exposed to various art forms from bamboo art to bottle art using M-seel. I even learnt quite a bit of gardening and landscaping from Gowri mam. Deepak sir is also a wonderful person, if you ever get a chance to understand the deep insights and vision he has towards Avanti Kalagram, you will be amazed.

about 1 year ago

United States



3 months ago

About the host

  • • Recently Online

Hosted by Pranav

Response Rate
This host usually answers to 100% of the messages
Response Time
This host usually writes back in A few hours
11 published videos
This host has 11 published videos showing a little bit about their place

Want to know more about this host?

We only provide detailed host information and videos to Members

Become a member

How do Worldpackers trips work?

As a member, you can contact as many hosts and travel safely as many times as you want.

Step 1

Choose your plan to travel with Worldpackers as many times as you like.

Step 2

Complete your profile, watch the video lessons in the Academy, and earn certificates to stand out to hosts.

Step 3

Apply to as many positions as you like, and get in contact with hosts.

Step 4

If a host thinks you’re a good fit for their position, they’ll pre-approve you.

Step 5

Get your documents and tickets ready for your volunteer trip.

Step 6

Confirm your trip to enjoy all of the safety of Worldpackers and become an Explorer.

Step 7

Have a transformative experience and make a positive impact on the world.

Step 8

If anything doesn’t go as planned with a host, count on WP Insurance and our support team!

Step 9

After your exchange, leave and receive reviews and become an Expert.

Step 10

Volunteer with other hosts, get more reviews, and participate in the WP Programs.

Check out all our plans Learn more about how it works