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Small family project of permaculture and bio farming + eco building in Mafra, Portugal

  • Portugal
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  • Last activity: 4 Nov 2023



 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks



  • Description


    This is a project that has started Last year in a wonderul land close to Ericeira and the beach.Our purpose as a small family project is to produce the maximum diversity of vegetables and fruit and homemade Meat so we can have what the nature is providing us using the technics of permaculture and bio farming, as well as building structures with recicle materials and wood and giving workshops of art and reentroducing the ancestral technics to the world.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
  • UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainability 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

    As a cultural e change the travellers Will learn the ancestral português technics of permaculture, farming, and building as well as they Will know to identify the nature species living in Portugal as well as living in a place inside nature, having the peace and tranquility that is needed as well as they can learn portuguese and other languages.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    The travellers Will help running the farm as well as they Will be teached how to work and learn how to build with recicled and bio materials.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Intermediate
    French: Intermediate
    Italian: Intermediate

    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


    The workawayers Will stay in caravans and tents/yurts that are in the land and the food Will be cooked mainly with the products of the farm. We can have vegan or non vegan meals deppending of the workaway preference
    Everything in the lad is off the grid só the electricity is from solar pannels, the water is from the well ans the pond and a water drainage mine and the wc are compost toilet.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    In the ir time off the travellers can go to the beach of Ericeira or they can go easily access By bus to lisbon every hour or see torres vedras or tapada de Mafra. Our way of life is simple here. Usually we work in the week cause we are building the farm and at the weekends we take csre of the animals and harvest and make our small Journey walks.

  • 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

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 932535138897



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