About COVID-19
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we recommend you to stay informed about WHO's and local authorities' recommendations.

Permaculture project Castelo de Vide, Portugal

6 reviews6

Web/Video maker

Learn about sustainability
3 travelers learned about sustainability working with this host
Connect with nature
3 travelers recommend this experience for reconnecting with nature
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
Save to Wishlist

What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Content Writer
Write, edit and publish inspiring content.
Take, edit and provide amazing photos.
Video Making
Create, edit and publish digital videos.
Social Media
Maintain and update social media channels.
Learn more

What you get


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.
You will sleep in a tent at a camping site.
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.
You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
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!
Get free drinks or beverages.
Drink up! Get free and tasty drinks for yourself.
Free Parties
Get free entrance for the best parties in town.
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
Pick Up
We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.
Yoga classes
Take free yoga classes at our place.
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.
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
Verified hosts
Verified Host
This host has been verified by our team before joining the community.
Worldpackers Insurance
Did something not go as planned? Contact our team.
Learn more
Learn more

The Experience

To attract more familly and kids, and promote the Forest School project, You will make video for instagram and youtube. Also making a web site for the treehouse, helping in the garden and natural building going on :) good fun !

Learn more


  • Intermediate English or Intermediate Portuguese
  • Over 25 years old
  • Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Learn more


Stay at least
2 weeks

Talk to those who have lived the experience

In our community, you can talk to worldpackers who have already collaborated with this host and get your questions answered directly.

You can ask things like:

  • a) How was your experience with this host?
  • b) How was your day-to-day routine?
  • c) How much did you spend on this trip?

6 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks


Permaculture project


Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

3 Get in touch with nature

3 Learning about sustainability

3 Meeting international travelers

3 Developing environmental awareness

2 Developing social awareness

2 Practicing English

Czech Republic


This place has spirit ❤️ If you feel like ready to be on your own in nature and help with whatever life brings into your way this is the correct place for you.
Fred is amazing, his kid's are beautiful and smart 🦋🙏already missing everyone

about 2 months ago



The Quinta do Sol is an amazing place, the structure is incredible (Fred's house is amazing, The bathroom, The oficina), If you like woodworking as much as I do, you’ll be delighted. Fred, his frieds and volunteeres are welcoming and loving.
The caravan I stayed in is super spacious, but has a serious problem of fly infestation and needs special attention.
There is a lot to learn, so I recommend you stay longer, I think I didn’t stay long enough to learn everything I wanted But was a great Experience.
Thanks for everything!

12 months ago



A Quinta do Sol foi a melhor primeira experiência que eu poderia ter tido! O Fred é um anfitrião super solícito, amigo, dedicado e com um coração enorme! Tive um tempo precioso de paz na natureza, com um cenário maravilhoso para apreciar, e pude aprender muito sobre a terra, com cuidados na horta, um pouco de francês, espanhol e até como fazer uma verdadeira pizza napolitana! As experiências foram incríveis e há muito a se fazer na Quinta. Recomendo 100% para quem quer um tempo de aprendizado em um local incrível, com pessoas maravilhosas e um espaço natural deslumbrante. Espero voltar!

4 months ago



Muito boa experiência, muitos conhecimentos no local e sempre boa onda de respeito e harmonia, inclusive estendi minha estadia para poder aproveitar mais e contribuir também :)

11 months ago



Un hermoso lugar, rodeado de naturaleza, paz y buena energía. Para Frederic y Delfina sólo tengo palabras de agradecimiento, gente encantadora! Gracias, gracias, gracias!

about 1 year ago

View all reviews

About the host

Hosted by frederic

Response Rate
This host usually answers to 0% of the messages
3 published videos
This host has 3 published videos showing a little bit about their place

Want to know more about this host?

We only provide detailed host information and videos to Members

Become a member

How do Worldpackers trips work?

As a member, you can contact as many hosts and travel safely as many times as you want.

Step 1

Become a member of our community to get access to all of its benefits.

Step 2

Apply to as many positions as you want, and chat with any host.

Step 3

If a host thinks you’re a good fit, you’ll be pre-approved.

Step 4

Check for required documents, tickets, and local health recommendations.

Step 5

Confirm your trip with all the Worldpackers safety.

Step 6

Have a transformative experience and make a positive impact.

Step 7

After your experience together, you and your host leave reviews.

Step 8

Sign up for our WP Programs to earn some money while you travel.

Check out all our plans Learn more about how it works