Help us to convert by sharing ideas and if skills required our organic sugarcane farm into a rural hostel in Bulandshahr right next to Delhi, India

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  • Description

    Description

    We are an organic sugarcane farm right next to the Indian iCapital region in Uttar Pradesh. The district is Bulandshahr . We want to convert our farm into a rural hostel don't know how much time it will take just going through in process and priority needs government help as it is new self project initiated as being a farmer. Most hostels in India are in the cities. We see our place as a stopping off point for travellers who want to see the north of India (as we are centrally located) or simply as a place where you can get away from the hustle and bustle of India travel.

    Currently the farm is a working farm so we are looking for people to help us build dormitories, make gardens and even build a pizza oven.

    Because of our location we are conveniently located for travel to Golden Temple in Amritsar, Shimla and Dharamshala in Himachal Pradesh, Rishikesh in Uttarakhand, Nepal, The Taj Mahal, Lucknow, Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh and many more.

    NOTE :
    AT THIS MOMENT I CANNOT HOST ANYONE COMING OR GOING TO OR FROM OR CROSSING OR WANT TO CROSS PAKISTAN, SRI LANKA, AFGANISTAN , NEPAL , CHINA DUE TO MY SECURITY AND COUNTRY SECURITY REASONS AS NOTIFIED TO ME BY LOCAL DISTRICT POLICE.
    PLEASE CARRY YOUR 50 KB SIZE PASSPORT SIZE PHOTO ALONG WITH PHOTOCOPY OF YOUR VISA AND PASSPORT AND ASK FOR C FORM FILLING AT ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE FROM ME AND OTHER HOSTS FOR EVERYONE SECURITY PURPOSE

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Farmstay
    Help in the house
    Charity work
    Language practice
    Art project
    Help with Computers / internet
    Teaching

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We will feed you home grown organic vegetarian food (sorry no meat).
    You'd get to see how agriculture is practised in India and maybe get invited to a real Indian home.
    We are close to Delhi if you want to see the sights of the Capital City. A bus goes to Delhi from the village every morning.
    There is an abundance of rural walks with wildlife and nature photographic opportunities.
    The river Ganga (Ganges) is 15-18km distant.

  • Help

    Help

    For this moment we need web designer who can translate our website into different languages. English , Spanish, Hebrew done.. we looking forward for French, German, Russian and other languages to be added. So web designer of different countries are welcome along with other people of different countries too

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, Hindi, some Russian

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    At the moment the accommodation is rudimentary. This is what we want to build. Currently we can offer a dormitory of 3 bunk beds (6 beds in total). We have phone and laptop recharging facilities and WiFi. The food is organic and home grown for the most part.
    At present we only have one useable bathroom/shower so we are not ready for more than about 2 people at the moment but hopefully this will change soon.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are located close to a the city of Meerut. Meerut is a major hub of the Indian Sports factories Therefore travel to and from our area by rail or road to nearly anywhere in the north of India is very simple. We are also only about 100km from Delhi and the Indira Gandhi Inernational Airport.

  • 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?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

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

The sugar cane harvest
Looking over the back of the hostel
The night sky
Looking over the front od of the Farm

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