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Farm Zitacuaro, Mexico

4.5
21 reviews21

Vive del campo en medio de la naturaleza


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This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Connect with nature
11 travelers recommend this experience for reconnecting with nature
Connect with the locals
9 travelers recommend this host to have close contact with locals
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What you offer

4h

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.
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.
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.
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

Cultivo de truchas, rana toro, apicultura, en medio de un área natural protegida

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Requirements

  • Beginner Spanish or Beginner English
  • Between 18 and 35 years old
  • Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or 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

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21 Reviews

4.5

Host & Team

4.5

Hours & Tasks

4.5

Farm

4.5

Learning & Fun

4.5

How this experience will transform you

11 Get in touch with nature

9 Meeting locals

9 Learning about sustainability

9 Developing environmental awareness

8 Immersing in the local culture

7 Meeting international travelers

United Kingdom

5

It was an amazing experience and I would recommend it to anyone who wants to see another side of Mexico

2 months ago

United Kingdom

4

Citlali and Manuel are amazing people who will welcome us into their home. They were so caring and kind and I would recommend this project to anyone who wants to see a side of Mexico that is far away from the tourist areas. Being able to speak Spanish would give you the full experience as not many locals are able to speak English, however we managed on English alone it we had a great time.

3 months ago

Mexico

5

Nemi rancho is amazing. even though Citlali and Manuel were not there much the time they were there they were friendly and amazing people. Fidel and Nora are great teachers i learned alot about trouts and frogs and bees. Going in with the bees was an awesome experience i recommend Neminatura 100%

5 months ago

Italy

4

My partner and I stayed two weeks on a trout farm near Aputzio. The farm is immersed in a beautiful forest, worthy to explore during the free time. We felt welcomed by Fide, the farm manager, a lovely person with which we shared working duties and enjoyable moments. The work consisted of caring for the trouts and updating the shared areas of the farm. It was also a great experience to learn about the local culture! However, there is room for improvement in the facilities and the communication. We are very grateful to Fide, Nora, Citlali, and Manuel for the opportunity!

6 months ago

France

5

I spent the last two weeks in two ranches of Citlali and Manuel to take pictures.

This time have been super interesting and instructive. I was warmly welcomed by the two families who run the two ranches. I was able to learn more about Mexican culture and aquaculture.

I was lucky to be there during the town's patron saint's day where all the surrounding area came to celebrate.

I would recommend this volunteering to anyone who wants to get to know Mexico better, enjoy a beautiful nature, take part in a project with an environmental and humanistic conscience and improve their Spanish.

8 months ago

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