Help us build an indigenous house!

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The Exchange

Help in building and gardening. We'll build a traditional indigenous house to be the guest house. You need to cook your meal and work about 3 hours per day. The work is collective, but if there is only you in the camping maybe you need to work alone by yourself with happiness and wisdom. Architects are also super welcome!

What you offer

4 hours of help per day

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs.

Gardening: Help to grow and cultivate plants.

What you get

1 day off per week

Tent: A billion stars over your head and a comfy tent to sleep in.

Cook your own meal: Feel free to prepare your own meal here

Discounts on Tours: Don’t miss a thing! Get discounts and enjoy your free time.

Surfboards: Right on, dude! Free to use surfboards.

Certificate: Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.


Intermediate Portuguese or Beginner English

Between 18 and 80 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

Our space is open to people who search close contact with the environment of sand and sea. So, bring your tent and be ready to live with all the blessing and also the wilderness that this place offers. We have the policy that the volunteer who arrives first becomes the team "capitán" if you arrive when there is no other volunteer you will be responsible for managing the camping, hosting who is arriving next and coordinate the next volunteers who will arrive after you.
50% discount in surf and kite classes are offered to volunteers who work with us!

Activities & Shift

We are always working to improve our space and structure. We need to manage the garden. Move sand to make the floor flat where we need, collect and carry wood, coconut leaves and othes materials that we can find around to make our ecological buildings.


We have simple rules: Respect yourself and others. Enjoy with happiness and wisdom. Bring your hygiene stuff. Keep tools and every thing always clean an safe on its correct place.
It`s needed to know how to fix electric and water systems.
It's needed to be used to live in the jungle and
know how to deal with the animals and insects.
It's needed to know how to live alone when there is nobody else in the camping.