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Eco Lodge Pillapalu, Estonia

5.0
2 reviews2

Promote ecotourism & medicinal mushrooms near Tallinn, Estonia


Higher chance of approval
This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Connect with nature
A traveler recommended this experience for reconnecting with nature
Immerse yourself in the local culture
A traveler recommended this host for those looking for a local cultural immersion
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer

30h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Content Writer
Write, edit and publish inspiring content.
Photography
Take, edit and provide amazing photos.
Video Making
Create, edit and publish digital videos.
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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.
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.
Get free drinks or beverages.
Drink up! Get free and tasty drinks for yourself.
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
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.
Certificate
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Support
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The Experience

At Pillapalu Forest Retreat we are creating a super-friendly eco-destination in a beautiful forest 10km from the nearest village. We make and sell chaga products. Chaga is an mazing fungus (Google it or visit naturalchaga.eu) We would love to have better stories, photos and videos of the forest, the mushrooms and herbs that grow here and our products. We also need translation/editing help in main European languages Maybe you can help?

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Requirements

  • Intermediate English
  • 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
1 week

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2 Reviews

5.0

Host & Team

5.0

Hours & Tasks

5.0

Eco Lodge

5.0

Learning & Fun

4.5

How this experience will transform you

1 Immersing in the local culture

1 Get in touch with nature

1 Developing social awareness

1 Developing environmental awareness

1 Meeting locals

1 Learning about sustainability

United States

5

This was my first Worldpackers volunteer experience and I was pleasantly surprised. I was nervous to start and to meet their expectations, but that went away as soon as I met the family. I felt welcomed and a part of the family right away. Robin shared so many insights and shared things he has learned along his path which is valuable to me. I enjoyed the work and knew what was expected of me and eating at their house was so Estonian, I didn’t feel the need to go out! (But they took me anyways😁) thank you forest family, I plan on returning!

about 1 month ago


Robin replied

Aw schucks, thank you. You are welcome back anytime :)

Germany

5

I can fully recommend staying in Pillapalu! Birgit and Robin are very welcoming and friendly people, the place is super beautiful and most of the jobs I did were interesting tasks as well.
Birgit and Robin were busy with other tasks most of the time, so I had to work on my own sometimes, which I also enjoyed.

about 2 months ago


Robin replied

Thanks August, you were great and it's true, we are often busy with other things - that's why we need the help of volunteers like you. Enjoy the rest of your European cycling trip and stay safe!

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