Colombia Rain Forest Farm needs your help, Santa Marta

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  • Description

    Description

    We are brothers Fadia And Jorge working very hard to fix our coffee farm old house in La Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta Rain Forest .
    Please note: at the moment we only will host people with experience in : building ,Construction interior design , Architecs or agriculture

    We need to fix 4 bedroom and build indoors out doors bathrooms We need both, working hands and passionate creative minds and love for building with natural sustainable materials like wood construction with guadua.

    Would be lovely to have some help renovating also two detached small wood houses that also need work .

    Want to experience life in the world’s highest coastal mountain. In our rain forest Certified coffee farm from 1946 Come volunteer with us!

    We are a family seeking experienced, high spirited, hardworking fun volunteers to help above San Pedro de la Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta on a finca just one hour and half from Santa Marta. Colombia
    Enjoy volunteering in our beautiful rain forest .
    Come help us rebuild our history

    We work hard and ask our volunteers to do so too! You will get great fresh food fruits freshly prepared and fresh coffee our farm every morning. And all day .We have a real family community feeling
    We kick-back at night drinking a beer at sunset.

    Lastly, the surrounding cascades, walks, hummibirds ,Mulos , donkey ,tucans & parrots truly makes this place a special paradise.

    With the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta rain forest at your disposal, you will have plenty of time to explore our coffee farm's lush jungle, mountain hikes, rivers and tons of waterfalls. We love our 34 acres farm so it's a chance for you to make a real difference and become part of our family

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco 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
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    With the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta rain forest at your disposal, you will have plenty of time to explore our coffee farm's lush jungle, mountain hikes, rivers and tons of waterfalls. We love our 34 acres farm so it's a chance for you to make a real difference and become part of our family !!

    With us you will learn Spanish for sure
    Spanish! There are a lot of people working on the farm to practice your Spanish with.
    You'll learn everything about the history of coffee, how it is made etc.
    do some bird watching, go for a hike around the farm, visit Santa Marta only 2:00 hours away.
    We are 3:00 hours from Barranquilla , 4:30 hours from Cartagena .

  • Help

    Help

    We are looking for skilled volunteers to help do construction work. I'm looking for anyone that have passion and who has got knowledge and experience in masonery, carpentry,plumbing ,electric repairs

    Jobs include... Plastering, Wiring, Sanding, Painting, Plumbing, laying flooring, replacing ceilings, laying new patio, terracing garden, laying new lawn, installing a new kitchen and 4 bathroom.
    Lots of tools and materials provided, to play with. A do the work.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Accommodation
    You will have a comfortable bed, usually in a shared room. A private room might be available sometimes.
    .breakfast,lunch ,diner all kinds of fresh fruit
    Free laundry.
    Rain forest water
    Tons of atention and peace if you want .

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Do some bird watching, go for a hike around the farm, visit Santa Marta only 2:00 hours away.
    We are 3:00 hours from Barranquilla , 4:30 hours from Cartagena .

  • 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

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week





Host ref number: 933363171554