Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Help to grow and cultivate plants.
Prepare meals for guests.
Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.
Exchange and wash bed linens. Make the beds.
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.
A billion stars over your head and a comfy tent to sleep in.
Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.
There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.
Don’t miss a thing! Get free tours and explore.
Hop on my bike, baby! Free to use bicycles.
Right on, dude! Free to use surfboards.
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Our boutique home stay hosts 4 comfortable natural cottages located near the pristine blue Palk bay with an endless stretch of sandy white beach. Our home is well suited for travellers who would like to spend time by the sea & close to nature. We run tours and activities around the area, such as kayaking, Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP), windsurfing and other tours. We require volunteers to help us run the show, cooking, farming & general helpLearn more
Over 18 years old
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I could not ask for a better experience, our hosts, the staff and the place are wonderful. Everyone was always happy to teach, and show me their culture, which is amazing.
I enjoyed my tasks, I was able to get my creativity out, I have projects, therefore there was not a set schedule, we always had time to relax, go for a run, to the beach, etc. They are very open to new ideas, and they are very fun to work with.
Food at Kathadi is Delicious!!!
I certainly will miss my new friends at Kathadi North and South :)
The Palk bay & Gulf of Mannar offers umpteen opportunity for exploring the coral reefs, the ghost town of Dhanushkodi & the Ramanathaswami Temple. We first arrived in this region as explorers trying to find secluded beaches, scenic surroundings & all the ingredients that add up to a perfect get-away on mainland India. It was stunning & since then we settled down. Choosing local & earthy material was our priority so we used a mix of coconut tha...About the host