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Farm Puyo, Ecuador

Work in Oropendola in the rainforest of the Ecuadorian Amazon


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.
Party Promoter
Help organise and promote parties and social activities.
Cleaning
Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.
Housekeeping
Help with changing the bed linens and general housekeeping.
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.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
Team Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other people.
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.
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.
Certificate
Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.
Support
Support
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The Experience

Oropendola farm has become a sanctuary for animals. It is a conservation and reforestation site within the area that has reforested 25 hectares for more than 18 years. At the moment we are in the second stage where we are demonstrating a different agriculture is possible without damaging the tropical rainforest ecosystem. Main activities that a volunteer would perform: Compost processing House and crop maintenance Harvest and pruning Photography

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Requirements

  • Intermediate Spanish or Intermediate English
  • Between 22 and 60 years old
  • Be from outside Ecuador
  • Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Stay at least
2 weeks
Stay up to
4 weeks

About the host

Hosted by Felipe

Response Rate
This host usually answers to 83% of the messages
Response Time
This host usually writes back in 2 days

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