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Community Jaén, Spain

4.5
14 reviews14

Build, plant and live in a self-sufficient community in Spain!


Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer

30h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Social Work
Help with volunteer work in local projects and communities.
Handyman
Help with a wide range of repairs or building.
Farming
Plant crops, sow seeds and help in outside tasks.
Gardening
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
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What you get

2

Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
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.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Hiking Tours
We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!
Get free drinks or beverages.
Drink up! Get free and tasty drinks for yourself.
Free Parties
Get free entrance for the best parties in town.
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
Pick Up
We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.
Holistic Therapies
You can take part in any of our therapeutic activities for free.
Permaculture Course
Take part in our Permaculture course for free.
Support
Support
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
Verified hosts
Verified Host
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Insurance
Worldpackers Insurance
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The Experience

Tener la experiencia de aprender conocimientos de vida comunitaria y de autosuficiencia. bioconstrucción, agricultura ecológica, carpinteria, conocimiento de plantas, conocimiento y supervivencia en la montaña, elaboración y conservacion de alimentos.

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Requirements

  • Intermediate Spanish or Intermediate English
  • Between 18 and 55 years old
  • Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Stay at least
2 weeks
Stay up to
4 weeks

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14 Reviews

4.5

Host & Team

4.5

Hours & Tasks

4.5

Community

4.5

Learning & Fun

4.0

Ukraine

4

It was my first experience with Worldpackers. It was ok.

Dec/15/2018

Denmark

4

Los Anchos is a wonderful place to learn about being self sufficient. I love the peace and calm atmosphere in the beautiful nature that surrounds the place. Jose is an open minded person with a good kind heart... thank you for a nice experience 🙏\nPaz, amor y alegría

Oct/09/2018


Jose replied

Gracias por aportar tu paz, compromiso y compañía, feliz viaje

Palestinian Territory, Occupied

5

It was my first Worldpackers experience, and it was amazing! It’s a place in the middle of the mountains where your soul can connect with nature. There’s not much work pressure and you are free to do whatever being there with the rivers and animals. Jose is really nice and just wants you to be happy Living the moment.
A magical place.

May/29/2018

United Kingdom

5

Had a great experience at los anchos, very relaxed and chilled environment. Jose is a friendly good guy who is very knowledgeable and easy going, cooking nice meals and is always happy to help. Plenty of free time to yourself in a very relaxed environment, look forward to working with him again one day.

Feb/10/2018

France

5

It was awsome, the place is stunning in the middle of a natural park in Spain
There is a small rural museum about life in the country. I learned a lot about self suficiency. I met incredible people and the owner is very nice and he knows a lot of things he likes to share. I was living in my own little house and I was free to do what I wanted when I wasn't helping
It was a great experience !

Jan/03/2018

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