Our farm is located at the west end of the Taurus mountains in the pine and cedar forests, located at 700 meters high from sea level with its cool breeze in hot summer days. It is only 30 minutes away with a nice walk path from old Lycian village, Tylos. The village is surrounded by many spring waters which makes it a habitual area since ancient times. This makes the village very suitable for trekking, bicycling and camping.
The owner of the farm, Cem (39) were influenced by the cultural and natural beauty of this region when he was cycling from Istanbul to Antalya. Cem is musician and who played irish - scottish folk music in Europe and Istanbul long years and he is part of blues-rock band in Kaş-Kalkan region. Some members of his family, friends and old volunteers are often join back to the farm & shares farm life there, so its a growing community.
After they have bought this land they worked couple of years to renovate the old farm house without touching its unique style. In their farm the closest animals are their Golden Retriever dog called Bubu and cats 'Sis' & 'Kebap'. The farm producing vegetables first for needs of who shares farm life in there.
Beekeeping and beekeeping workshops one of main desire in farm. They do their own bread, yogurt, jams, honey, fruits, vegetables, honey, wine etc.. Cooking is cooperative both for volunteers and guests.
For volunteers and guests there are bungalows to which you reach from the small fruit and vegetable garden. In the old stone-mud house at the entrance of the land, there is common room and kitchen. The bathroom is located outside the house in the land, which is a separate stone building that they call it a small 'hamam'. There is limitless wireless internet. Smoking is allowed outdoors. There are 4 bycles for common use. Our farm welcoming specially who is interested eco-farming, permaculture, alternative building, outdoor sports, climbing, hiking and rafting, bike-enduro bike, camping-caravan, music, arts, academics and cooking to share.
Cooking / shopping
Help with Eco project
Help in the house
Help with Computers / internet
There are 2 bungalows, an extra room and couches, camping site for volunteers. .
This land has historic value and natural beauty and there is many activies to do around these forests, mountains, rivers, georges and beaches. Much to learn. And we are looking to create to groving community as new neighbours and frequently visiting friends.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
More than two
Our farm is in unique village called yaka. There is many different types of works and experience potentials.
5 hours a day (max 25 hours/week)
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