Eco tourism in a precious Eco lodge-Yala NP , Sri Lanka


Sri Lanka

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  • Description


    We are Carla & Muna, Owner, manager of an ecological lodge for a responsible tourism exploring the wild life in a responsible way.
    We have 6 traditional rooms (build in a rustic/ natural way), a mud house restaurant and a huge jungle garden.
    We are a family running this Eco lodge concept, we are surrounded by an amazing biodiversity with a precious landscape and natural place.
    We work with Eco tourism more than 10 years now, we organize our own responsible safari and we cultivate organic rice and seasonal vegetables in our Eco farm.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • 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

    A nice atmosphere in an open space for all the visitors an exchange to participate in our daily workshop.
    Developing and learning an Eco sustainable tourism in a srilanka life style. We want to offer a unique experience and connecting also with different cultures.

  • Help


    We are looking for active, serious, responsible and nature enthusiastic people that want to join us on our Eco lodge for a sustainable tourism.
    We are Eco home & safari an Eco friendly lodge situated in Kataragama, a small town located 238km South East of Colombo. Surrounded by the sacred river and beautiful lakes and in the border of the Yala National Park.
    Eco-friendly lodge for a sustainable tourism in Sri Lanka. On the border of the Yala NP to enjoy the wild life and Safari.

    We need volunteers to help in general maintenance, cleaning, housekeeping, preparing the rooms/cottages for hosting guests, gardening, welcome those guests... we offer free accommodation, lunch and dinner.

    Note that this is our work and living community life, we want responsible people that are able to be part of us and respectful of our Eco concept.
    We still don't have much tourism, after 2 years of this pandemic, we have been dramatically affected and all of us are suffer with the economic situation but we have always lots of things to do....
    We need volunteers for 1 month or minimum 3weeks, we really need conscious people who come to help us in our work and not just spend a few days passing by and then they go...

    We leave very close to the Yala NP so it means that we are surrounded by an incredible biodiversity and in our garden we can see lots of animals like: monkeys, peacocks, lizards, geckos, land monitors, wild cats, and lots of birds and butterflies.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent
    Portuguese: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Simple and clean room, provided with bed linen, fan and mosquito net. We offer lunch and dinner (vegetarian).

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Kataragama is on the border of the Yala National Park, surrounded by the gem river, beautiful lakes, and the jungle. It’s one of the most visited, sacred multi-religious sites of Sri Lanka, Surrounded by beautiful lakes and nature.

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    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

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    Hours expected

    5 hours/day, 5 days/week

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Host ref number: 787244852674