Learn about art and eco-tourism in Lautaro, Chile

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Chile

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    08/11/2019

 
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  • Description

    Description

    Lodging house; is a project located in the city of Lautaro, 20 minutes north of Temuco, capital of the IX region (Araucanía) Chile.
    The strategic location of the Hostal offers, at an hour and thirty minutes, excellent access; to important natural scenarios located in the Andean mountain range such as: The Conguilla National Park, Corralco Ski Centers, Tolhuaca National Park, Llaima Volcano, Villarirraca Lake, Pucon and Nevados de Sollipulli.
    In the coastal area west of Lautaro is the Pacific Ocean and Mapuche areas. (Indigenous peoples). This area stands out for its beaches and cliffs with wildlife and small fishing villages with boat rides very interesting to visit.
    The city of Lautaro, location of the hostel, offers services such as supermarkets, 2 hospitals, ATMs (master, cirrus visa, master), buses with connections to different cities in the country and Maquehue de Temuco airport just 40 minutes.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Hospitality/Tourism
    Language practice
    Art Projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet
    Teaching

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    What it offers
    Visitors will have the opportunity to participate in an audiovisual arts workshop and carry out artistic projects and learn about the culture in the area.
    Visitors can participate as an assistant in different tours to the Andes mountain range and the Pacific Ocean in the area, for which a 4X4 car is available for good access.
    Visitors can learn techniques to climb volcanoes, make camps, organize expeditions in the mountains and their execution.
    The hostel only offers accommodation, breakfast and shower with hot water. Each visitor will be able to cook their food according to their needs and customs and learn to cook typical Chilean dishes.
    Visitors can attend conversation workshops in Spanish, English and German for those who require them.

  • Help

    Help

    The objective is to offer a pleasant space for accommodation, food and activities related to art and eco-tourism, (adventure tourism).

    HELP REQUIRED:
    • GARDENING:
    It will require people who wish to work in the execution of a small garden and cultivation of plants with the maintenance of them.
    CONSTRUCTION: It requires people with initiative to repair and creatively remodel the interior spaces of the hostel and the construction of a second floor with a balcony with 3 rooms for passengers.
    • HELP AT HOME:
    It requires people to help in the cleaning, order of the house and cook during your stay and attention to the passengers of the hostel
    • HELP WITH ANIMALS
    The hostel has space to house cats. For this, it is necessary to create in the exterior and interior physical spaces of games appropriate to this type of animals and their daily care.
    • TOURISM
    The hostel offers guided tours of hiking and ascents to the most important volcanoes in the area and ski centers during the winter season. The lovers of the mountains and the tracking will be able to organize next to the guide of mountain of the hostel, different tours and expeditions in the zone with national and foreign public.

     The hostel has a small art workshop. In this space the plastic artists, of the dance, the theater cinema, music, will be able to realize a creative project and to contribute with their creativity and culture leaving a contribution to the hostel.
    • HELP WITH COMPUTERS AND INTERNET:
     It requires people who generate social networks and website for national and international advertising of the hostel. Video editing, photo editing and application management related to audio visual arts

    • TEACH:
    The hostel requires people to carry out small executable projects during the visitor's stay, with institutions and privately

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    daily accommodation in a shared room
    • use of toilet, shower with hot water
    • kitchen for self service in a family environment.
    • Wfi internet connection
    • Common spaces
    • Small garden and interior terrace
    • Cable TV
    - Gay friendly

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    In summary the visitors will have the opportunity to have cultural exchange and learnings in the help in arts workshops, in the realization of tours in the area and in the different services that make up the ECO HOSTAL CHILE.

  • 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

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 378119815952