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Guest House Salta, Argentina

24 reviews24

Casa Yunga - Casa Corazón y selva (estadía de 1 mes min.)

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This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Connect with international travelers
3 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
Expand your social consciousness
2 travelers felt they expanded their social consciousness working with this host
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What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Help with a wide range of repairs or building.
Plant crops, sow seeds and help in outside tasks.
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
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What you get


Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Team Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other people.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
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The Experience

Yunga es una casa viva donde co-crear y co-habitar en conexión cercana con la naturaleza. Integramos tarea y descanso en un sistema de vida orgánico, cíclico, en armonía bio rítmica. Yunga es una composición de espacios y elementos elegidos y dispuestos para habilitar el encuentro, la creatividad y el disfrute. Yunga es casa de arte, casa huerta, casa corazón y selva. Espíritu de Yunga Espejando principios naturales, el espíritu de Yunga es

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  • Fluent Spanish and Intermediate English
  • Between 24 and 50 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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Stay at least
4 weeks

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24 Reviews


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How this experience will transform you

3 Meeting international travelers

2 Developing social awareness

2 Meeting locals

2 Practicing Spanish

1 Immersing in the local culture

1 Get in touch with nature



Yunga Hostel is one of these places that is more than just a place to stay. It creates community and you make friends. The staff and volunteers were all very kind and generous. The owners are great people. The working hours leaves you enough time to travel around the surrounding areas and enjoy Salta. The tasks demand responsibility but are not difficult.
I has an amazing stay and hope to come back sometime in the future.
Thanks equipo Yunga! You are doing a great job!

over 2 years ago



Really nice hostel, beautifull enviroment and great people!
I staid there two weeks volunteering with my boyfriend, we are both artists.Yunga wants a new face with a lot of arte, so I did a graffiti in the pool wall. The owners are super supportive about letting you do your art work freely!
I did some hours in the recepcion, mostly the night shift, that is very chill. Nice kitchen to cook, pool and the room they gave to us was really good as well!
I recommend to volunteer here, everybody was receptive with us and our ideas!
A special thanks to Yani for being so sweaty during our stay!

almost 4 years ago



He estado en el mejor lugar para ser voluntario! Tareas bien organizadas y sencillas, una habitación con armarios solo para los voluntarios, diversidad de plantas y espacios (Mi favorito fue el pasto de la piscina).
Los anfitriones tienen muy buena energía, tanto Mechi como staff y los dueños Yani y Mauro, me hicieron sentir súper bienvenido.
Me encantó coincidir voluntariado con Pato, Gise y Nico.
Una experiencia que no solo voy a extrañar, sino que también voy a querer volver, hasta porque quiero comer unas hojas de la Pereskia Aculeata que planté. Gratitud por todo!

3 days ago



En estos 4 meses en Salta, no tengo más que palabras de agradecimiento hacia Casa Yunga, por brindarme la oportunidad de formar parte de su staff, por haber aprendido un montón de cosas nuevas (entre ellas, hacer los desayunos caseros y aclamados por los huéspedes), por conocer un montón de personas lindas y muchas de ellas ya las considero parte de mi familia y grandes amistades, como así también descubrir mi verdadero potencial.

Especial agradecimiento a Mechi por su gran buena onda y a Mauro (uno de los dueños) por recibirme aquella primer noche y mostrarme el hostel cómo si fuese un volun

6 days ago



Como empezar con esta reseña.. Fue una de mis mejores experiencias que realicé. Desde el primer día me hicieron sentir como en casa, el hostel es hermoso, tiene mucho verde, cocina equipada, aire frío/calor en todas las habitaciones, wi-fi, agua caliente.
Que decir de Mechi, no sólo es muy atenta, paciente y buena onda como encargada, sino también es una excelentísima persona, que hace que te encariñes muy rápido con ella y se haga muy difícil al momento de irse. La verdad que me llevo un hermoso recuerdo de Salta y del hostel, sin duda volveré. Lo recomiendo al 100%, gracias por todo 💖💋

18 days ago

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