Favourited 209 times
Hey everyone :)
We are a small farm, known locally as Parque Agrotur.
You can be really helpfull in here and also share some good moments.
At the greenhouse we have 10 bamboo species, 8 palm threes species and some other plants.
At the farm we have our beautiful chicken & their eggs, always trying to grow them with love and being respectful with mother nature.
At the plantation we have bamboo, coconut palm threes, lemon, starfruit, lychee and some other fruits.
Let me know if you want to participate in a specifically project or you are willing to help wherever you can.
We are located in Medellín De Bravo, Veracruz (14 has), 15 minutes near from the touristic Port of Veracruz and Boca del Rio. Come and show us something from your home, we will show you ours.
Cooking / shopping
Help with Eco project
You will learn how we work in the farm, our local food and music. Your spanish will improve here, we are patience and encourage you to speak in spanish, but help you to undestand in english.
Minimum stay of 2 weeks.
Help us build with bamboo :)
Chicken Tractors and some other things in bamboo.
Handy people for carpentry and anyone who can help us.
Volunteer with us!
Work 25 hours/5 days per week.
You will stay with us at the farm, and enjoy 3 meals per day in exchange.
Spanish and English
The farm is surrounded by nature. In your spare time you can have a calm, peaceful rest. You will have time to relax, read, learn something new, think, write and such. If you are looking for party you can do it at Veracruz and Boca Del Rio cities, the are located bars, discoteques and restaurants with lots of night life.
*️️️ Camping area.
We have beautiful areas you can camp, bring your tent.
We offer camping area and food in exchange for your work at the farm.
Camping area with refrigerator and furniture for volunteers only, indoors or outdoors, also a storage room for you to keep your personal belongings.
About the farm:
We have bathrooms, showers and laundry area you can use.
A large kitchen to eat together. Enjoy our local food :)
The Jamapa river is located a few steps from the farm, you can enjoy.
Please bring your personal needs such as sleeping bag, shampoo, soap, mosquitoes repellent, medicines. Since we are located in a rural area there’s not much pharmacy or supermarkets around, (the nearest is "SORIANA MERCADO EL TEJAR" if you want to google it) try to buy things in your arrival day at Veracruz city.
There's a local restaurant and small convenience store near us, you can go walking. At the restaurant they cook tamales and antojitos, very local. At the store they have groceries, some fruits and vegetables, chips, cookies, ... and beer.
Moderate alcohol consumption no problem.
For smokers you are asked to take care of where to throw the cigar, only in the designated areas and container.
We like to take care of the environment and we try to avoid pollution.
Saturday and Sunday you have free time to spare. You can spend relaxing at the farm, or visit the Port of Veracruz, and Boca del Río, travel to near cities such as Xalapa, Cordoba, Orizaba, Alvarado, Huatusco, Fortin de Las Flores, Papantla, Tajín (all of them 1-4 hours away by bus), rich in 'cultura veracruzana', pyramids & museums, Ruta del Café (coffe route), Ruta de la Vainilla (vanilla route) and more. You choose.
There's a local bus stop at the main entrance of the farm, buses every hour, from 6:00 am - 6:00 pm). it will take you to the Central de Autobuses (Bus Station), Centro de Veracruz (Veracruz DownTown), las playas (beaches), and moore.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
More than two
5 days a week (max 25 hours)