Help in bioconstruction project on the Village, Teopisca Chiapas, Mexico



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 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

  • Description


    We are located 40 min from San Cristóbal de Las Casas, in a comunity named Chijilte inTeopisca Chiapas, we start with a Ecohostel project in the forrest, at the moment we are building a cabings with diferents materials , stones, wood, mud, working with the gardens, compost , chickenware.

    We managed hostels for long time, this time we moved to the forrest with a new project.!

    So we invite volunteers to help with this new project.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Charity Work
    Language practice
    Art Projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    The volunteer will learn different techniques that work and are used in permaculture and biobuilding, so too, there is cultural exchange and language instructors are Mexican and they can practice and lerning the culture of the site and México.

  • Help


    We need help in different area to permaculture and bioconstruction, volunteers who may be at least 2 weeks of support.

    Not necessarily have experience in these areas, but without the availability and willingness to learn and cooperate with this project.

    Áreas than we working :

    Construction with Natural building
    Diferents with techniques.
    Working on the farm / chickens, rabits, pigs .
    Working with the garden orchads ,compost.
    Working with solar panel fluvial water caption , recicling.

    5 hours a day, food and board
    facilities sleep in the cabing on the land.
    Minimun stay 2 weeks

    5 hrs to support us during the day for 5 days 2 days off during the week,

    we have an option working in the ranch for a few days of aweek and the stay in San Cristobal in a Mexican home with all facilities and WI FI there.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We offer a bed in the cabing. we also offer them a meal a day and use and facilities , showers use, kitchen, garden areas hammocks exchange of information and advice books in the Spanish language.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    This is a place that has many years working and receiving travelers from all the world, volunteer here and help us as a family, the owners are originally from San Cristobal de Las Casas ,Francisco ,and staff are Mexican and we make travelers feel at home, Rodolfo Mexican how working with herbolaria and also as a Reiki Teacher they are sumergan orient and Know about local culture as well as learn the Spanish language.

  • 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.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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