Eco building and caring for fruit trees in Angra do Heroísmo, Los Azores, Portugal

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  • Last activity: 9 Jun 2023



 Min stay requested: No minimum



  • Description


    I have a land surrounded by forest and with a big orchard, is located in Terceira island, at the Azores archipelago.
    the camp is close to the sea (800 metros). and it is located in a very quiet place in the center of Biscoitos village (north coast).
    I am looking for people who want to help me make small buildings out of wood and clay, and take care of the garden and fruit trees.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Travelers will have the opportunity to visit a paradise island in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, with a mild climate and sea water with temperatures that allow them to bathe all year round. They will have the chance to learn about the portuguese language and culture in a rural context, and integrate in the island lifestyle, outside the general touristic routes.

  • Help


    make wooden buildings, plant vegetables, carry out the maintenance of the plants and soil, harvest fruits. Some physical strength is needed. Experience in carpentry and biocontruction is welcome.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Portuguese: Fluent
    English: Intermediate
    Spanish: Intermediate

    This host offers a language exchange
    I would like to improve my english and learn german.

  • Accommodation


    House with two separate bedrooms, a kitchen and a bathroom.

    I offer fruit every days and vegetables once a week.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The land is located in the center of Biscoitos village (north coast of terceira island), 10 minutes walking to the sea, and five minutes walking to super market; coofees; restaurant; pharmacy and ATM.
    There is a public transport network (buses) but with limited schedules.
    I also offer a tour of the island, visiting the main points of interest and I am always available for whatever you need.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 118485161326

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