Our place, in Dakhla - South of Morocco, is a way of learning about the nomads, their traditions, their culture and their environment. Directly placed on the sand, the tents have been decorated in the purest Sahrawi traditions and guarantee you an unforgettable experience. You will be living with warm Sahrawi hospitality and share their daily activities and traditions.
It is a place offering numerous leisure and cultural activities such as educational area where you will learn about their traditions through didactic boards. There are also camel rides to travel across the beautiful Sahara desert in a sustainable and authentic nomad way of transport. For thrill-seekers, quads, scooters and bicycles can be used to visit as well. In order to be in the very heart of the local tradition, nomadic games, craft workshops, and finally, night events of poetry, stories and songs are organized at our place too.
Local salary : 200€/month with accommodation and meals included
Mithilfe auf einem Bauernhof
Hilfe bei Ökoprojekten
Betreuung von Tieren
Tourismus / Gastgewerbe
Hilfe mit Computer /Internet
The only place in the world offering such a unique experience into the heart of the nomadic culture. By working at our place, you will not only learn about it, but you will also learn how to manage a touristic site on the spot. If you are interested in creating similar projects in the future or to work in the tourism sector, it is a great way to get the ball rolling.
If you don't have a specific ambition of working in the tourism area but you are just interested in the experience of living in a minimalist way in the desert while discovering new cultures and get to know more people coming from all around the world, it is a great place for you too.
Moreover, we will welcome any ideas of improvement especially concerning the environmental sustainability of our place that we really want to ramp up more. Indeed, sustainable tourism inspires our development, which we want to be rational and sustainable.
We are looking for volunteers that will help in the maintenance and the organisation of the touristic site. It is important that you are fluent at least in French as well as English as you will be working with locals and welcoming tourists from all around the world.
Diverse tasks can be done as we offer many activities for our clients. Here is an unexhaustive list of tasks that we ask for help:
- Taking care of the camel farm: feeding, cleaning their place, ensure their well-being, collecting their milk, organising the equipment for the trips, guiding the trips,...
- Vegetable garden maintenance
- Welcoming the tourists
- Leading the daily workshops
- You will be living in shared tents on the site.
- Shared bathroom with the other helpers.
- All meals are provided.
During your free time, you can learn and practice kitesurfing or surfing as our place is located at 1 km from the ocean and 1 km from the lagoon.
You can also go fishing, trekking, biking,...
Disclaimer: You will be living in the desert which means in a minimalist way. You need to be ready to live with the desert conditions which means temperature variations, wind, sand,...
It is also a nomadic life where all spaces are shared.
Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang
Wir besitzen Tiere
Wir sind Raucher
mehr als zwei
Maximum 5h a day, 5 days a week