Experience farmlife with animals and trees in Mersin, Turkey



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  • Description


    Hello travelers,
    My name is Kenan and I own a 20.000m2 farm in the hinterland of Mersin/Turkey.
    There are at the moment around 45 milk cows and some calves,300 chickens and chicks and several growing trees like almond,olive and walnut trees.
    Our short time goal is to make this farm running on its daily routine : feeding the animals organically, cleaning their area regularly, watering trees, preparing and delivering our organic products orders. Any plan for future developments will be welcome!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    General Maintenance

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Here you will have the opportunity to meet local people from the neighborhood and learning their type of living. You will experience the turkish mediterranean atmosphere through great cultural exchanges, nice food and having chilled out moments.

  • Help


    We need loads of positive and friendly energy to make this farm working well again! This energy can be used in many things and you will be free to express yourself in whatever you feel well.
    Daily routine:
    - Feeding the animals (dogs, chickens and chicks, cows and calves)
    - Cleaning the area of the animals
    - Collecting eggs
    - Watering trees
    Building maintenance
    Wood cutting
    Gardening, like preparing the soil for planting trees
    Collecting stones for making walls or some construction works
    Or just come and be our guest :)

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Polish: Fluent
    Turkish: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation


    There is place for tent, camper van. I have also one private room with double bed and bathroom and I can provide more accomodation if needed.
    We eat our own products (eggs,milk,cheese,yoghurt,butter) and buy the food needed that we like to cook together.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are 20km away from Mersin city center, in the Taurus mountain. From here, you can go to the city or the sea coast by bike, bus or car and chill out on beaches, discover some historic sites as Solin or natural sites like caves and waterfalls. and we can have some social nights in farm and in the city center. V.

  • 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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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Host ref number: 222351175812