Permaculture project and Kite-surf and Surf School in Monte Alto, state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil



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  • Description


    We have a permaculture project and a Kite-surf school who also offer the possibility to surf the great atlantic waves. Located In between the great "Lagoa de Araruama" and the Atlantic ocean.

    Just a short walk from the site with camping and hostel to either lake or beach just outside the small town of Monte Alto on the countryside , two hours away from the city of Rio de Janeiro.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Language practice
    Art Projects

  • 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
  • Help


    The help we ask for is working the land and helping in the garden with permaculture. We also work with other projects with surfing, yoga and organizing for guests or volunteers.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    Portuguese: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We have a small house with kitchen, hot shower, food storage and place to eat and relax. We have a room in the house and place for putting a tent to camp in the garden. In the garden we also have a big fireplace where you can enjoy the evenings under the stars.The house has Wi-Fi.

    We also have surfboards, longboard, standup, short-board and kite surf.
    We offer kite-surf and surf classes to a reduced price for volunteers.
    It is also possible to rent a board for surfing.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are located one kilometer outside of Monte Alto, (to arrive get of at the bus stop at "Sitio Santa Clara".

    From Rio De Janeiro you can arrive by three hours bus ride from the main terminal.
    We also have an airport 10minutes away outside Arraial do Cabo.

  • 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

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    Hours expected

    2-3 hours a day

Host ref number: 846195475346