We are a small "future" farm of 1 hectare in the heart of italian Alps. We are restructuring a stone house with natural materials (clay, straw, wood, lime) and we search volunteer for help us in the management of the land, forest and for building different things in the house. We need also an hand for painting our rent house.
we are a polish-italian couple with a 2 years old daughter and a 4 years old son. You can learn how to building with natural materials, how to build a stone wall, improve your italian, make jam and live the community of a small but very active Alps valley.
We need help in the maintenance of our land, building parts of the house, make clay and lime plaster, mounting hardwood floor, building stone walls, building the electrical system, building the compost toilet.
We offer accomodation inside the house or in tent located in our garden, use of bathroom of the house for wc and showers, meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner, coffee and tea at will!).
We live in the italian alps, lots of permaculture projects in our valley, other work-away hosts, open mind people, transition project. Situated among Turin and Aosta, there are lots of spot for climbing, swimming in a beautiful and clean river, walking in the Nature. You can also hicking in the closest "Gran Paradiso" National park or choose one of the castles of Aosta Valley, or dip in the river or lakes of the area or visit the famous Damhanur eco-village with his beautiful temple pavilions.
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