Help at our lodge on the shore of Lake Niassa, join in with activities and get to know the locals

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  • Description

    Description

    Our Lodge, situated on the shore of Lake Niassa and is the closest beach resort found in the surroundings of Lichinga (Capital of the Niassa Province in Mozambique). It is located in the village of Meponda, 65km from Lichinga town.

    We opened the 1st of January 2016 and our aim is to attract visitors both from the lokal market and overseas.

    The Lodge is niched in eco-tourism sector and we are only using natural material from the surrounding area for construction and are completely self-sufficient on renewable energy.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    Cooking / shopping
    Farming
    Help with Eco project
    Animal care
    Helping with Tourists
    Charity work

  • Help

    Help

    The work would be flexible depending on the volunteer and the need of the moment. Now the focus is on getting the garden going so that we can be self-sufficient on vegetables but also on receiving guest

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Portuguese, English, Swedish, Chichewa & Yao

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    At the moment it would be in the big dormitory, but we are also working on an individual house for volunteers.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Volunteers are free to join the activities of the Lodge, volleyball, trekking, river safari, fishing etc. or interact with the local community’s and develop new guest activities that will benefit them.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

  • ...

    Volunteering hours expected

    5 hours a day 5 days a week

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