Help at a permaculture centre in Colibrí, Colombia

  • Colombia
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  • Last activity: 10 Nov 2023



 Min stay requested: 1 week or less



  • Description


    Our place is a space under construction, a small refuge for life, natural ecological restoration and experimentation in permacultures, learning, the arts, bio-construction, cooking and autonomy in general.


    Nuestro lugar es un espacio en construcción, un pequeño refugio para la vida, restauración ecológica natural y experimentación en permaculturas, aprendizajes, artes, bioconstrucción, cocina y autonomía en general.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet
  • UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainability 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
  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    Our project has different phases. According to the time of your visit, you may perform different activities such as: bio, education, agriculture, gardening, art, cooking, help at home, accounting, sociology, among many others

    Nuestro proyecto tiene diferentes fases, de acuerdo al tiempo de su visita podrá realizar diferentes actividades, tales como: bioconstrucción, enseñanza, agricultura, jardinería, arte, cocina, ayuda en casa, contabilidad, sociología, entre muchos otros.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Spanish: Fluent
    English: Intermediate
    Portuguese: Beginner

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation


    Also there are different types of accommodation depending on when we make contact, such as: room with shared bathroom, shared, camping, among others ...

    Igualmente hay diferentes tipos de alojamiento dependiendo del momento en que realicemos el contacto, tales como: cuarto con baño compartido, cuarto compartido, acampada, entre otros...

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Additionally, the area where we are located has three reserves: Forest Reserve Bitaco and cabin, well known for the variety of birds that live there and where you can make watching them, reserving the subxerofítico, which has with endemic plants and animals. In this area also abundant varieties of orchids that are available in local nurseries.
    In the area you can also find places known to perform ancient rituals and artistic and spiritual activities.
    We are located very close to Cali, one hour and a half, transport to the city is constant, there you can find a range of cultural, entertainment and tourist eco very good as the National Park Farallones with beautiful forests, rivers and wildlife.

    Three hours about San Cipriano is an Afro-Colombian village in the middle of a nature reserve of tropical rain forest with crystal clear river and deep wells for swimming and snorkeling. About an hour way he meets the sea in the port of Buenaventura, from where you can reach different beaches like Juanchaco and Ladrilleros where an hour away by boat and from August to October you can watch the whales.

    Adicionalmente la zona en la que estamos ubicados cuenta con tres reservas: la reserva forestal de Bitaco y la Cabaña, muy conocidas por la variedad de aves que allí habitan y en donde se puede realizar avistamiento de las mismas, la reserva del subxerofítico, que cuenta con especies vegetales y animales endémicas. En este territorio también abundan las variedades de orquídeas que se pueden conseguir en los viveros locales.
    En la zona también puedes encontrar lugares reconocidos en realizar rituales ancestrales y actividades artísticas y espirituales.

    Estamos ubicados muy cerca de Cali a hora y media, el transporte para esta ciudad es constante, allí se puede encontrar una oferta cultural, de entretenimiento y eco turística muy buena, como el Parque Nacional Natural los Farallones con hermosos bosques, ríos y vida silvestre.
    A tres horas aproximadamente se encuentra San Cipriano un pueblo afrocolombiano en medio de una reserva natural de Bosque húmedo tropical con el río de aguas cristalinas y pozos profundos para nadar y bucear. A una hora más de camino se encuentra con el mar en el puerto de Buenaventura, desde donde puedes llegar a diferentes playas como la de Juanchaco y Ladrilleros en donde a una hora de distancia en lancha y desde agosto hasta octubre se puede realizar el avistamiento de ballenas.

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    This host has said they are willing to accept those travelling with a pet.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week - 5 horas diarias con dos días libres

Host ref number: 537366934494

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