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What you offer

12h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Kitchen Hand
Help prepare, finish and serve meals.
Cleaning
Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.
Gardening
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
Additional Fee
This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of the Worldpackers annual plan.
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What you get

1

Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
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.
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.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
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.
Support
Support
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
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Insurance
Worldpackers Insurance
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The Experience

We're an eco-village with the purpose of reconnection with Nature and a will to work for the awakening of consciousness and work on self, all this supported by an atmosphere of joy, trust and liberation from false ego. We have 3 yurts, 1 straw house, 1 caravan, 1 tipi, 4 compost toilets, a kitchen, a meditation circus and a bathroom with sauna. We live in an olive garden in a National Park in front of the Adriatic cost (800m walk)

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Additional Fee Required

You'll need to become part of our association (EUR 15 one-time fee).

Requirements

  • Intermediate English or Beginner Italian
  • Over 20 years old

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
12 weeks

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2 Reviews

5.0

Host & Team

5.0

Hours & Tasks

5.0

Eco Village

5.0

Learning & Fun

5.0

United States

5

Giardino della Gioia is very special for me. Since my first moment there, everyone made me feel welcome and since that moment I knew I was ment to be there. It was more then just a vacation, I felt connection with that place. I love how peaceful it is and how nice people are there... I made some really good friends that I know I'd see some other time again.
Thanks everyone in the Giardino!
Take Care

almost 4 years ago

El Salvador

5

It was the best experience I 've had. That place has a powerful energy and good philosophy. I Was really thankful and proud to meet Il Giardino della Gioia and be part with a good family.

over 4 years ago

About the host

Hosted by Patrizia

Response Rate
This host usually answers to 90% of the messages
Response Time
This host usually writes back in Less than a day
1 published videos
This host has 1 published videos showing a little bit about their place

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