Help restore a hostel and enjoy the region of Kas, Turkey

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Turkey

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    Last activity

    12/10/2021

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    within 5 days

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 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    Ours is the first backpackers hostel of its kind in the Kas Region. With its gardens, bungalows, stone house dormitory and landscaping cut into the hillside, the authentic charm has been kept alive for thirty years.

    With the support of volunteers it has been reborn in the last five years after the construction of the new road and Kas Marina.

    Yoga, scuba course, are the activities of the camp.
    Scuba divers and backpackers are the common type of visitors.

    My name is Can. I am an agricultural engineer (Plant pathologist). After 10 years of agro business in Istanbul I moved to Kas¸ and have been running the camp for 15 years.

    Because The mission of Workaway is the cultural share, I kindly request my citizens not to send any request.


    Important note: people who give a commitment to come and do not do it without an excuse ( informing at least 3 days before) will be reported to Workaway council.

    Hoping to see you :)

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Help with Eco Projects
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    Hospitality/Tourism
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    First they will be part of our large family and they won't feel as tourist any more. They will live live locals which is the best way to learn about others culture.

  • Help

    Help

    Between January and end of April painting and planting and/or giving creative ideas.. will be the major work.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Turkish: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    In a dormitory (max 8 beds)

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Kas is a wonderful town for volunteers especially if you love sea, nature and history.
    Volunteering has enormous benefits for you. You will get a unique insight into Kas (Antiphellos -Lycia) that most backpackers will never get to see.

  • 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?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

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

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