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Farm La Maná, Ecuador

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Conozcas las técnicas de ganadería de leche en Ecuador!


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What you offer

6h

Hours per day
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.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
Tent
You will sleep in a tent at a camping site.
Breakfast
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
Discounts on Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
Free Tours
We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!
Free Hiking Tours
We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!
Pick Up
We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.
Language lessons
Take free language classes at our place.
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.
Support
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Insurance
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The Experience

Actualmente las actividades son la ganadería de leche y el turismo, el objetivo es con los voluntarios transformar la propiedad para que la actividad principal sea el turismo ecológico (esto se lograra eliminando la ganadería poco a poco y sembrando todo tipo de plantas). Esperamos compromiso de trabajo y cumplimiento del horario, obedecer las recomendaciones por su seguridad. Queremos que el voluntario se sienta en casa! :)

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Requirements

  • Intermediate English or Intermediate Spanish
  • Between 20 and 55 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

May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Stay at least
1 week
Stay up to
2 months

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1 Review

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 Creating true social impact

Colombia

5

La experiencia en Machay ha sido genial, es un lugar muy tranquilo, con una historia increíble acerca de la cultura indígena del lugar. Francisco y Alegría me enseñaron muchas cosas acerca de preservación del sitio y de la Naturaleza. Me acogieron en su casa como una más de la familia. También aprendí mucho de la cultura Ecuatoriana con los anfitriones y en los alrededores.

Además, el lugar es muy espiritual que permite que las personas puedan recargarse de buena energía y encontrar un poco de paz y tranquilidad.

8 months ago


Alegria replied

Muchas gracias Alejandra , por tu estadía en Machay , fue muy importante para nosotros tu trabajo en el lugar , estamos muy agradecidos y satisfechos de tu trabajo , eres siempre bienvenida .

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