Learn about sustainable development at our community run hostel in Manali, India

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  • Last activity: 10 Mar 2023



 Min stay requested: at least a week



  • Description


    We are a community run Backpackers hostel which is committed towards sustainable development and making a change in the locality doing so by educating underprivileged youth with free spoken English and computer classes.

    It's a place free from all sorts of convention and you can be whoever you want to be.

    We support clean energy, recycling, social and sustainable development, LGBT and veganism.

    With panoramic views to take your breath away, the intention is to make a space that is based on the values of exchanging skills, cultures and amazing conversations for the community and friends you make.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

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

    Volunteers will get to experience the local culture and local cuisines. There are plenty of beautiful hiking trails across the property which offers spectacular views. With breathtaking views from every side, the place is located in a very country setting which offers enough offbeat experiences and the opportunity to explore the place from a totally fresh perspective.

  • Help


    We are looking for volunteers who can help us with:-

    - Decor and paintings.
    - Construction of sustainable shed
    - Waste Management, Up cycling waste for useful reuse
    - Social Media Marketing
    - Nature photographers/video makers
    - Building Clay oven

  • 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


    Simple veg meals will be provided and we offer a humble stay in a common room.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Volunteers can go for hiking/trekking in their free time. There are plenty of explored/unexplored beautiful trails around the hostel.

  • 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.

  • 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?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 757345544124

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