Learn from a rich cultural experience and help with construction of geodesic domes in Melipeuco, Chile



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 Min stay requested: at least 1 month

  • Description


    We are a family business, we have accommodation for tourists, and we want to project ourselves to provide gastronomy service, excursions, and we also have our own paths. We are located near the conguillio national park, of the dead china national reserve, of a waterfall (truful-truful jump) by the international road (bifurcation) and also of other natural points to know. In our place is born a slope that descends from the glaciers of the Llaima volcano.

    Nosotros somos un emprendimiento familiar, contamos con alojamiento al turista, y queremos proyectarnos para dar servicio de gastronomia, excursiones, y ademas contamos con senderos propios. Estamos ubicados cerca del parque nacional conguillio, de la reserva nacional china muerta, de una cascada (salto truful-truful) por el camino internacional (bifurcacion) y tambien de otros puntos naturales a conocer. En nuestro lugar nace una vertiente que desciende de los glaciares del volcan Llaima.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    General Maintenance
    Help around the house
    Language practice
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    They can learn from: Gastronomy, music, flora and fauna, construction of geodesic domes, construction with volcanic stone, varied trekking, ethnic culture (Mapuche), extreme sports (snowboarding, climbing, canyoning), Argentina - Chilean culture, Reiki, herbalism, recycling, meditation, yoga.

    Podran aprender desde: Gastronomia, musica, flora y fauna, construccion de domos geodesicos, construccion con piedra volcanica, trekking variados, cultura etnica (mapuche), deportes extremos (snowboard, escalada, canyoning), cultura Argentina - Chilena, Reiki, herboristeria,reciclaje, meditacion, yoga.

  • Help


    The work that must be done in our tourist place, is varied, from: yard cleaning, cleaning and order of cabins, housework, basic knowledge of carpentry and construction.

    Las labores que hay que ejecutar en nuestro lugar turistico, es variado, desde: limpieza de patio, limpieza y orden de cabañas, labores de hogar, conocimientos basicos de carpinteria y de construccion.

  • Languages spoken

    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    The place where they will sleep will be located 300mts from the tourist place, it will be in a natural environment (forest, slope). This can be a cabin or a dome, which may have to share with other people. They will have crockery, gas stove, 1-person bed, basic equipment. The food: there will be 3 meals a day plus a collation if necessary, it is a varied menu of legumes, meat, fish, cereals, fruits, dairy products, etc.

    El lugar en el que dormiran estara situado a 300mts del lugar turistico, el mismo estara en un entorno natural (bosque, vertiente). este puede ser una cabaña o un domo, el cual quizas tengan que compartir con otras personas. Contaran con vajilla, cocinilla a gas, cama de 1 plaza, equipamiento basico. La comida: habra 3 comidas al dia mas una colacion de ser necesario, es un menu variado de legumbres, carne, pescado, cereales, frutas, lacteos, etc.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    As we are located in a tourist place and our enterprise in a strategic location, the assistants will have the benefit of being relatively close to tourist points to visit, we are 3 km from the town (melipeuco), 1.5 km from the truful -truful jump , 8 km from the conguillio national park, 20 km from the dead china national reserve, 15 km from the geysers of alpehue, 25km from the snow-covered sollipulli, 500mtrs from the truful-truful river, you can also enjoy your own hiking trails of the place, etc. As for transportation, sometimes you can schedule to take them and bring them to the places, as well as hiking together. It should be noted that they can be moved by hitchhiking.

    Como estamos ubicados en un lugar turistico y nuestro emprendimiento en una ubicacion estrategica, los ayudantes tendran el beneficio de estar relativamente cerca de puntos turisticos a visitar, estamos a 3 km del pueblo (melipeuco) , a 1,5km de el salto truful -truful, a 8 km del parque nacional conguillio, a 20 km de la reserva nacional china muerta, a 15 km de los geisers de alpehue, a 25km de los nevados de sollipulli , a 500mtrs del rio truful-truful, tambien podran gozar de senderismos propios del lugar,etc. En cuanto al transporte, en ocasiones se podra programar llevarlos y traerlos a los lugares, como tambien excursionar juntos.Cabe destacar que se pueden trasladar haciendo dedo.

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    • 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

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