Experience an organic farming Homestay in Uttarakhand, India

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India

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    02/08/2021

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  2021 

 Min stay requested: 1 week or less

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  • Description

    Description

    My self bhuppi from uttarakhand. Nainital. I have a Traditional home with five rooms. The house is big enough to accommodate up to 6 guests.

    We are four people on our team. we all together and volunteers doing all things :- like cooking meals, housekeeping genral mainenance tasks, cooking meals and serving general maintenance tasks like sourcing wood, shopping groceries, and other things.

    we provide basic Indian food breakfast, lunch and dinner. guests are welcome to join the kitchen and learn from him the Indian way of cooking meals. Guests can always shop at Nartola (Just 1 km. far Motrable & Walkable) for fruits, biscuits or whatever they need.

    We are travelers just like you, so we appreciate to learn about new cultures and traditions. We have been to Switzerland, Belgium, France, Spain, Poland, Singapore, South America, New Zealand, Dubai and United Kingdom.

    So feel free to come and explore your creativity and associate with us for any duration of time you want.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    Elderly Companionship
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Hospitality/Tourism
    Charity Work
    Language practice
    Art Projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet
    Teaching

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity 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
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    1)Guest can also understand the culture, tradition, practices and religion of the locality.
    2) One can learn different and authentic local recipes.
    3) Guest can learn and know the language hindi from everyone around here.
    4) Guest can doing meditations, Yoga in quite place.
    5) One who is interested in forests and wildlife can indulge in walks in forest across and do good session of birdwatching, Photography and animal tracking.
    6) Guest can go for local sightseeing- Temple , riverside, waterfall,
    7) One further interested in going hills of Kumaon (Himalayan terrain) can use this as base.

  • Help

    Help

    Helping on the farm is most appreciated. Farm help does not involve any heavy duty tasks. Farm help could include watering trees, removing weeds, sowing new seeds, picking fruits, cleaning the house, collecting the woods etc. We respect the rights of helpers on the farm. Helping on the farm is optional, though we appreciate the help.

    We are looking for friends to join us with some experience in sustainable building (living roofs, lime plastering, earthen floors), woodworking/carpentry, photography, videography, social media handling, website design, blog writing, wall art painting, Permaculture etc. We would be happy to learn some crafts too.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Hindi: Fluent

    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

    Accommodation

    Accommodation: The accommodation consists of a 100 year old traditional farm house. it is fairly basic, consisting of two dorms where we sleep on mattresses on the floor.
    Additionally we have also Private room. If Volunteers want to be a private room.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    In free time volunteers do spiritual own or group practice,meditation, yoga, massage, energy healing and just be in nature to use forest healing and enjoining.
    Playing music and instruments most welcome.
    Also we do trekking around farm, go to river, temple, nature.
    We prefer volunteer use their free time on farm or around farm.

    An interest in farming and willingness to work in a community with cheer is more than enough for us to welcome you with open arms.

    Our philosophy is to spread love, love and love and share the bounties from the garden / farm with one and all. Happy plants, healthy food, healthy and fun filled volunteers.

    Other activities we include in during free time:
    - Watching Movies
    - Bonfire and grilling
    - Local hiking trails
    - Bird Watching
    - Playing Indoor & Outdoor Games

    - Word Famous :- Maa Barahi Devi temple, Davidhura (Famous for Stone fighting), Dhol Asharam, Brashpti dev temple (Top of the hills) and many more

    - You can also visit Bhimtal, Mukteshwar, Kasar Devi, Almora and other beautiful places which are not so far away.
    You can easily reach these sights by local transport. Our team will guide you on this.

  • 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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • 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?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    2 hours


Host ref number: 675236978447