Are you brave enough? Come see our amazing nature in the Colombian Andes!

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The experience

Enjoy our nature, where you can find peace, chocolate and nature sounds, around of rivers, mountains, where you can appreciate the Colombian Andes with a vegetation like in the Amazons, with huge trees complete green all year, every year, surrounded of birds with many colors and a lot of wild animales (of course, no dangerous). This area is famous in Colombia for our cocoa beans, used for chocolate makers to make the most delicious chocolates.


What you offer

30 hours of help per week

Gardening: Help grow plants and cultivate gardens

Photography: Take, edit and provide amazing photos.

Teaching Languages: Teaching a language to the host, guests, or local communities.

Farming: Plant crops, sow seeds and help in outside tasks.

Additional fee required

Amount: US$ 10 Per day

Fee pays for: Donation to project

Description: El valor de la cuota es obligatoria para voluntarios que planeen estar en el proyecto por 19 días o menos (se debe pagar el 25% del valor total al llegar). Para los voluntarios que planeen permanecer 20 o mas, solo deberán para la cuota los días de descanso, sin embargo, esto se puede cambiar por actividades acordadas para los días de descanso en común acuerdo y no pagar ninguna cuota.


What you get

2 days off per week

Private Room: You will have a bed in a private room. In other words, a room just for you.

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.

Dinner: You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.

Basic Internet Access: Basic speed internet for you to work remotely


Requirements

Intermediate English or Beginner Spanish

Between 19 and 49 years old

Welcomes solo volunteers, couples, and partners of volunteers

Be from outside Colombia

Travel insurance


What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa


Program Details

We are looking for people with a big heart and love for farming, chocolate, local people and nature , with the capacity of improvise and adaptation because we have in our farm cocoa plantations, some avocado trees, guayaba, mango, sheeps, cows, chickens, dogs, cats and bees.

We are 25 Km from the town (El Carmen de Chucuri), and the road between the town and the farm is very very tough, the bus can move through this road, but jump a lot.


Activities & Shift

Actividades relacionadas con el trabajo cotidiano en una finca de la región de cacao, ovejas y vacas, que incluye el trabajo con el cacao, cuidado de animales y ocasionalmente fabricar chocolates, así como ayudar con algunos oficios de la casa.


Rules

Tener flexibilidad con los horarios.
Ambiente familiar.
No drogas, ni exceso de alcohol.
Ambiente comunitario, en construcción de gobernanza del territorio.