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Welcome to Veracruz!
We are a farm located in the State of Veracruz, in Southside of Mexico.
We farm tilapia, bamboo, palm threes and some other plants.
We are located in Medellín, Veracruz (14 has), 15 minutes near from the touristic Port of Veracruz and Boca del Rio.
We like diversity, and have preference for groups (+2 and up), friends, families, etc.
Come and show us something from your home, we will show you ours.
Cooking / shopping
Help with Eco project
Helping with Tourists
Help with Computers / internet
We offer lodging and food in exchange for your help at the farm.
Minimum stay of 2 weeks.
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.
Please select 2 type of help you can provide at the Farm:
Bioconstruction & Carpentry.
Farming: Helping with the crops (Planting, harvesting, irrigation, fertilization and maintenance).
Gardening: Gardening in green areas (cleaning, cutting, maintenance).
Handy man: Help us give maintenance to facilities and fix things.
Bioconstruction & Carpentry: Help us build furniture and to provide a better volunteers room. To build structures with with wood and bamboo.
Farmer's store: Help selling our goods.
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.
About the farm:
We have bathrooms, showers and laundry area you can use.
A large kitchen to eat together. We'll provide food, you can cook for yourself or enjoy the food we cook.
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)