Come join us in building a sustainable community in Salem, Tamil Nadu, India



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 Min stay requested: at least a week

  • Description


    We are a family-run farm located in Salem, Tamil Nadu and we are currently working on sustainable projects.

    We have a variety of different components to our place and we are looking for a variety of different Workawayers, especially DIY gurus to help us achieve goals related to
    1. waste management,
    2. a vegan-friendly yoga center,
    3. sport friendly spaces,

    We constantly need passionate individuals who seek a positive change and willing to put their handy skills to use.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

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

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    As an exchange, the travelers will benefit from free stay and learn Yoga, skate, practice vegan / fruit or veg diet and a lot of takeaways from cultural interchanges.
    This is an opportunity to stay in a scenic foothill country side
    Opportunity to visit local sites of archeological importance
    Opportunity to explore South India

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help


    We are seeking help in all areas such as woodworking, steelwork, plumbing, electrical, IT, art, painting, photography, web design, marketing, business planning, teaching skate, yoga, dance or music, and all other skills are welcome.

    Please let us know what you're good at and we'll find a way to put your skills to use and support.

    Your assistance to help us make this happen would be greatly appreciated.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Japanese: Fluent
    Tamil: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    My kids learn French and Japanese. Additional time spent to share languages, welcome.

  • Accommodation


    Shared accommodation with bed, mattress, ceiling fan with secure individual storage will be provided. A study desk with internet connectivity is available.

    Vegan / Veg Food - A kitchen is available for cooking based on personal preference with space in the refrigerator, blender, juicer and utensils. Bananas and coconuts are generally available, along with hot water, coffee, simple ingredients. Basic rice based meals would be generally available and basic cooking ingredients can be mutually worked out as well. Plenty of tender coconuts grow within the property as well as shops near by, accessible. Fruit shops with tropical fruit access within 2 km radius of the property. :-)

    The position suites Work-awayers are Vegan or Vegetarian and perfect for a self cooking style.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    This tropical Salem country side is a cozy location and makes a perfect base for groups looking for an adrenaline filled activity break or a field trip exploring the foothills of Shevroyan mountain and Salem countryside. This peaceful location is the ideal spot for a field trip, offering some amazing opportunities for nature lovers and biology fans. There is also endless mountain biking and hiking trails to be found nearby, along with some great Lake District attractions like the Yercaud Lake and Kannankurichi Lake.

  • 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

    It's an acre big gated property

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    15 hours/week

Host ref number: 231327249549