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Farm Cachoeiras de Macacu, Brazil

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4 reviews4

Volunteer for a Sustainable Forest Project


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Connect with the locals
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Learn about sustainability
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Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer

22h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Farming
Plant crops, sow seeds and help in outside tasks.
Additional Fee
This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of the Worldpackers annual plan.
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What you get

3

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.
Pick Up
We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Support
Support
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The Experience

Help us in our Sustainable Forest Project and cancel your carbon footprint for the entire year! We want your help in: - Mushroom culture, stingless bee apiculture, organic crops. - Participate in volunteer projects with other bio/organic small farmers (currently suspended). - Be kind to our Airbnb guests (currently suspended). - help to sell organics. - get to know our region and be our ambassador in your country.

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Additional Fee Required

We ask volunteers to contribute with R$11,00 per day to cover food expenses. We will buy organic produce and eggs from local organic farmers and daily (milk and cheese) from the supermarket . Alternatively, volunteers can work 30hs a week and we cover all food expenses. Meals will be always vegetarian.

Requirements

  • Beginner Portuguese or Intermediate Spanish
  • Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Feb
Mar
Stay at least
2 weeks
Stay up to
4 weeks

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  • c) How much did you spend on this trip?

4 Reviews

5.0

Host & Team

5.0

Hours & Tasks

5.0

Farm

5.0

Learning & Fun

5.0

How this experience will transform you

1 Learning about sustainability

1 Meeting locals

1 Developing environmental awareness

1 Developing social awareness

1 Get in touch with nature

1 Immersing in the local culture

Brazil

5

Lugar abençoado.

4 days ago


Marcus replied

Obrigado Rodrigo!! Você também é uma pessoa abençoada! Volte sempre!

Brazil

5

Experiência incrível!!!

Marcus, Renato, Vanice, Renan e todos envolvidos com essa experiência, foram extremamente receptivos, atenciosos e cuidados comigo. Pessoas que irei levar em meu coração.
O lugar é maravilhoso. Sem palavras para descrever o que é viver em meio a tanta beleza natural!!!

Tudo me cativou!!!

26 days ago

Brazil

5

Foi surreal, que experiência maravilhosa, Marcus, Renato, Renan, Vanice, Ismael, são pessoas realmente sensacionais e dispostas a ajudar em tudo. Aprendi muito sobre alimentação vegetariana e orgânica que estou trazendo pra vida em casa, sobre plantações, preservação, respeito a natureza. o convívio com as pessoas foi extremamente satisfatório. Só tenho a agradecer, e voltarei, com certeza!

about 1 month ago

Brazil

5

Incrível!! Experiências absurdas, pessoas super carinhosas e de confiança, diversão garantida, comida top top top, tirando as cachoeiras e os cogumelos luminescentes. Equipe incrível e compreensível nas horas de trabalho, agindo com paciência e educação! Obs.: Packer, lá você trabalha olhando pras montanhas, meu filho! Hahaha. P.S.: Foi incrível!!

9 months ago

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