Homestay Lençóis, Brazil

5.0
(8 reviews)8

Help our nursery and agroforest in Chapada Diamantina! =)

Connect with the locals
4 travelers recommend this host to have close contact with locals
Connect with nature
4 travelers recommend this experience for reconnecting with nature
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer

12h

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.
Gardening
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
Building & Repairing
Help with a wide range of repairs or building.
Farming
Plant crops, sow seeds and help in outside tasks.
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What you get

3

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.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Free Hiking Tours
We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!
Pick Up
We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.
Support
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Availability

Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Stay at least
1 week
Stay up to
3 weeks

The Experience

Know Chapada Diamantina and get experience in nursery, agroforest system, planting, hiking, mountain, climbing, among others. Share activities and nice moments in very nice places! The main activities of the volunteers would be to take care of the nursery and seedlings and eventually camp on the farm. =)

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Requirements

  • Intermediate English or Intermediate Portuguese
  • Over 18 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

5.0

Host & Team

5.0

Hours & Tasks

5.0

Homestay

5.0

Learning & Fun

5.0

How this experience will transform you

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

Germany

5

I had a wonderful time at the home and I could learn a lot about planting and seeding. The hours and tasks were flexible which also allows you to get to know the Chapada. Diego and Theo made me feel like at home and I enjoyed being there.

almost 7 years ago


DIEGO replied

Iara is a very nice and proactive volunteer, she helped a lot in the nursery and domestic activities, thanks Iara ;)

Brazil

5

Foi minha primeira experiência de work exchange e fui muito bem recebida pelo Diego. Havíamos combinado o camping como acomodação mas como estava chovendo muito, ele fez a gentileza de me deixar na casa que normalmente aluga para hóspedes, que é muito confortável! As horas de trabalho foram flexíveis e as tarefas tranquilas, respeitando as habilidades de cada voluntário. Adorei passar alguns dias com Diego e Theo, me senti em casa, aprendi sobre plantio e ainda conheci lugares lindos!

over 2 years ago

Brazil

5

A casa é uma das mudas de esperança que resistem neste mundo. Saguis e beija-flores nos visitam diariamente, permitindo uma conexão direta e diária com a natureza. Um belo jardim propicia área para camping, e a casa disponibilizada para voluntários é de um conforto impressionante. Diego cuida do lugar com dedicação e amorosidade e Theo, seu filho, nos alegra com sua inteligência e espontaneidade! A roça, onde as árvores nativas ou de lei e muitas frutíferas são plantadas, é um lugar pensado em todos os seus aspectos, respeitando-se os princípios permaculturais. Experiência excelente!

over 3 years ago

Brazil

5

Este foi o meu primeiro voluntariado e sinto que estou mal acostumada... O Diego e o Theo, seu filho, são uns amores, sempre se comunicando fazendo com que o ambiente se torne familiar e agradável a todos! As tarefas são tranquilas o que acaba por disponibilizar tempo para conhecer a cidade, as trillhas, sair e fazer amigos locais... Eu amei!

over 3 years ago


DIEGO replied

A experiência com Dominique foi ótima, menina muito legal, se mostrou muito dispostas a fazer as atividades, inclusive as mais durar. Agradável, bom astral e proativa nas tarefas domesticas. Gostei muito do tempo que ela me ajudou na roça e no viveiro de mudas. Dominique será sempre bem vinda,

Spain

5

A minha experiência na casa foi a melhor de todas as experiências de voluntariado que já tive em mais de 6 anos viajando como voluntária. Um ambiente familiar, respeitoso, agradável para compartilhar, trocar ideias e aprender muito sobre meio ambiente. Diego é uma pessoa que pode ensinar muito sobe agricultura e ecologia, não percam a oportunidade de compartilhar uns dias na sua casinha maravilhosa e conhecer tudos os encantos da Chapada diamantina com um dos melhores anfitriões locais. Muito grata pela experiência e pelos aprendizagens compartilhados.

over 3 years ago


DIEGO replied

Ayeisha, is a very friendly person, good chat, proactive, cooks well. I like a lot the time she helped me in the nursery, farm and housework, Ayeisha will always be welcome here. I recommend.

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