Carpenters, Builders, Busybodies :-)

The Exchange

Welcome to stay at The Hive! A beautiful ancient village on top of a mountain. Lots of interesting projects need extra hands.. Carpentry, renewable engineering, gardening, strumming, fruit picking. Loads to learn here from tools and chainsaw use to climbing, archery and kayaking. Need help with exciting renewable projects and renovating stonework. Lots to do in the area. Won't be pressure on hard work just join in, learn and share knowledge!

What you offer

15 hours of help per week

Kitchen Hand: Help serving and organizing meals.

Tour Guide: Organize and lead tours around the area.

Gardening: Help to grow and cultivate plants.

What you get

3 days off per week

Private Room: Have a private room to chill and relax just by yourself.

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

Breakfast: Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.

Discounts on Drinks: Drink up! Get discounts and order a few drinks.

Free Laundry: There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.

Free Tours: Don’t miss a thing! Get free tours and explore.

Free Hiking Tours: Keep your feet moving! Get free hiking tours and exercise yourself.

Free Parties: Party on! Get free parties and party all night long.

Pick Up: No worries! Get a free ride to get to our place.

Permaculture Course: Join our permaculture course and learn how to take care of our planet.


Beginner Portuguese or Intermediate Portuguese

Between 20 and 55 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa