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Farm Arica, Chile

4.5
11 reviews11

Ven a ayudarnos en nuestra Finca Ecológica!


Connect with international travelers
2 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
Expand your social consciousness
2 travelers felt they expanded their social consciousness working with this host
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer

25h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Tour Guide
Organize and lead tours around the city.
Cleaning
Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.
Administration
Help with booking systems and payments.
Reception
Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.
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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.
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.
Discounts on Restaurants
Get discounts at nearby restaurants.
Discounts on Accommodation
Get discounts for your stay in other hostels.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Tours
We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!
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.
Yoga classes
Take free yoga classes at our place.
Language lessons
Take free language classes at our place.
Holistic Therapies
You can take part in any of our therapeutic activities for free.
Permaculture Course
Take part in our Permaculture course for free.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
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Support
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The Experience

En estos momentos: - Contamos con diferentes roles en los cuales requerimos vuestra ayuda. Entre ellos un rol de recepcionista, que se ocupará en cubrir tienda, recepcion y restaurante durante el mediodia. Mantener el espacio ordenado y prolijo para la recepcion de visitas y comensales. Y guiar tours contandoles sobre nuestra finca ecologica.

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Requirements

  • Beginner Spanish or Beginner English
  • Between 18 and 45 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

Dec
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Stay at least
2 weeks

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11 Reviews

4.5

Host & Team

4.5

Hours & Tasks

4.0

Farm

4.5

Learning & Fun

4.5

How this experience will transform you

2 Developing social awareness

2 Meeting international travelers

2 Meeting locals

2 Creating true social impact

2 Practicing Spanish

2 Practicing English

Germany

4

The place is beautiful and I really liked to work with the people. I would recomend it especially to someone who wants to learn about the Hare Krishna culture and who wants to experience a little detox from social media and other society influences (you don’t always have access to the internet). The food and lifestyle is very healthy, you’ll always get your three meals (and more). We only couldn’t always do the tasks that we applied for, because there were many other things to do.












9 months ago

Germany

4

We worked hand in hand as a team with cooking and cleaning. I learned a lot about healthy food and how to have every nurition for the day at natural way. When my friend and I had an idea how to improve the place they were very open minded!

The place is beautiful and without sugar, wifi and alcohol it's like a detox for the soul with all the nature! But in case that you don't like spiders it may not be the best option.

Yoga-lessons were awesome to improve the conection with the body and the mind!

9 months ago

Switzerland

5

it's a beautiful and calming place with very nice people! i really enjoyed my stay:) at the time we stayed there there wasn't a lot to do, but nevertheless we had an awesome experience💜

11 months ago

Germany

4

The Farm looked really cool and had a nice location (with mountains around).
But the staff was a bit shy and introverted, so the interaction was not that good always. Never the less they were nice to us and the food was good.

about 1 year ago


Finca replied

Agradecemos la colaboración de Arne y su amigo, y su buena onda y disposición. Así y todo hemos visto que se dedicaban a relacionarse mas entre ellos, y al no hablar nada de español costaba la interacción con algunos miembros de la comunidad.

United States

4

I would say Eco Truly is worth a visit. They are doing a great job of trying to educate Arica on permaculture and sustainability principles, but also still have a ways to go to get there. Most of my tasks involved cleaning or tidying up as well as working in the fields, but I would have liked to have done a bit more with the construction projects but there wasn’t much happening with the construction when I was there. A downfall is the bugs ~ nearly impossible to not wake up without having bites all over my legs. Ultimately I had a great time, especially once I was joined by other volunteers.

over 1 year ago

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