I am Elio. I live in front of Machu picchu, I am beginning a new project for welcoming tourist in a really nice place on the salkantay trek, we live between the jungle and high montain, about 2 - 3 hours from the first town, we need help in this wild place where no machine can come.
It is a family property where I live with my mother, she sometimes does the work for welcome tourist and she needs help to grow the place, maintain the garden and working on the landscape.
Currently we do not have people working with us and my mother and I are not enough to cover the tasks of cleaning in the field, collecting firewood and vegetables, cooking or to build a small wooden house.
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help with Eco Projects
Help around the house
You will work while enjoying a beautiful view of Machu Picchu.
Learn about peruvian wild life, real peruvian lifestyle, how we work and practice spanish with first language people.
Spend a pleasant time with a traditional family, you will be accompanied by me almost all the time.
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
It is a physical work in the forest, field, walking and carry up some stuff and building with rudimentary material.
Carpentry (we can teach you)
help in building wooden house
help with bamboo work
weeding in the field
carry up some stuff
This host offers a language exchange
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Three good and hot meals
A room for volunteers
Nearest town 3 hours
Inca site of Llactapata 15 minutes away and other ruins in the forest
Spend time in the forest.
Observe Salkantay, Humantay and Machu Picchu with a telescope, all this from the volunteer house.
A lot of travelers stay there for a night and you can do great meeting.
We do not have electricity but we can charge cell phone batteries, laptops and others depending on sunlight.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week
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