Discover the local gastronomy and help in our small Organic Farmhouse in Lunigiana, Italy

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  • Description

    Description

    We run a small Agriturismo in the north of Tuscany, a land known as Lunigiana, close to the village of Fivizzano. We are running this activity since 2010 and it is under constant development and improvement.
    we have started a new implant of hazelnut cultivation.
    We also have apple trees, chestnut trees and other kind of trees ad cultivation.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    Animal Care

  • 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

    You have the opportunity to discover history and culture of our territory, including local gastronomic products .
    You can have a nice walk trough the beautiful forest, make some sport, visit the seaside, swim in a natural waterfall close to our house or visit beautiful villages like.

  • Help

    Help

    We need help in all the works that in a farm / agruturismo are expected to be done , outdoor and indoor activities
    We require experience/attitude in hands work.

    At the moment we can keep into consideration offers for the period from september to end of october for chestnuts harvest

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    private double room with bathroom, Lunch and dinner with us or you can use the kitchen .
    It is forbidden to smoke inside the house. The house is equipped with Wi-Fi

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The Lunigiana region is one of Tuscany's undiscovered regions, with small medieval villages and castles, lots of hiking, and beautiful rural scenery. Our ancient walled town of Fivizzano a 10 minute walk is called the "Florence of the North" It is small but it has some great festivals in the summer, various events, weekly market, gelataria, pizzerie, a little supermarket, several bars, pharmacies, corner shop.
    Medieval Villages
    Along the old pilgrim route and merchants' roads there are a smattering of picturesque medieval villages. Some of the most characteristic hamlets are: Filetto, Malgrate, Bagnone, Ponticello , Mulazzo and Pontremoli. Seasonal festivals are held in the villages throughout the year to celebrate everything from medieval archery to onions.
    TRANSPORT
    Fivizzano is 10 m walk , ther' is bus station for Aulla , Massa ecc..in Aulla Major rail station ( 18 km) Trains leave regularly from Pisa Centrale, Lucca, Cinque Terre , Florence, Genova et al are also easy and direct. there' s also a little station Rometta / Fivizzano (5km ) where you can take a local train for Gragnola Equi Terme, Garfagnana .
    Airport Pisa is 1 our by car .

  • 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?

    Two

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    Hours expected

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





Host ref number: 432831918383