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Nature loving people needed for off-grid paradise, Castelo Branco, Portugal

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Availability

  2024 

 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    We are nature lovers living on an Organic, off-grid Quinta close to the historic, ancient village of Monsanto in central Portugal. We are looking for nature and (big) dog friendly couples (over 25) to help us maintain and care for our beautiful home and land full of trees, plants and nature.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Travellers will benefit and enjoy the wonderful ancient architecture and history of the region, including Monsanto which was voted the most Portuguese town in Portugal (It was also the town where ‘Heart of the Dragon’ and some of ‘Game of Thrones’ were filmed due to it’s ancient landscape). There are several organic/eco markets and a diverse population in the local neighbourhoods.

  • Help

    Help

    We are looking for animal loving people who enjoy working outside in nature. We need a hand with weeding, land/house care, general maintenance, painting etc. We also travel from time to time so need people who are comfortable and experienced with looking after big dogs.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Intermediate

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Independent living accommodation (wood cabin) with double/twin beds, kitchenette and sofa. There is free access to WiFi and nature pool.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Volunteers who have their own transport have many options of places to visit nearby. There are many towns, villages and areas to see and enjoy. Wild swimmers can enjoy the various river beaches, and Spain is only 30 minutes drive away.

  • 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

    We are happy to host digital nomads.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    We can easily host volunteers with camper vans as have plenty of land/space.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    Flexible

Host ref number: 229333935127

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