Kitesurfing with the Wayuu's - Cabo de la Vela, Columbia



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    Hi, Hola, Salut, Hallo

    Kitesurfing could make you addicted to it. When you look at a kitesurfer with kind of exitement and curiosity, we are happy to welcome you in Cabo de la Vela, indigenous territory of the Wayuu, La Guajira. I am Wayuu, and I am Kitesurfing since 8 years almost ever day. The Kiteschool in front of the sea. If you want to learn more about my culture and kitesurfing, we are very happy to welcome you

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Exchange with the Wayuu culture. All people working here are Wayuu's. Get in contact with the fishermans and wayuu womens selling artesanal bags. We teach you some basic wayuunaiki and spanish and learn how to live in the desert, the basic life.

  • Help


    Simply to make tourist feel welcome. The way to Cabo is adventurous - la Guajira and Cabo de la Vela are still developing. We mainly need help with languages. You are able to learn kitesurfing with a special discount of 30% or if you already know how to kitesurf, you can rent our new cabrinha equipment. If you like to give English classes, you are more than welcome.

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Chinchorro (big size hammock) in private cabaña shared with other volunteers. We have a kitchen to cook. Bring some food and water. Breakfast is included and offered by us. You receive 40% dicount in the bar for drinks, water and beer.

    Our cook is a wayuu woman. Typical plates are offered and a lot of fish you hace never eaten before.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We have high seasons and low seasons, and sometimes calm days followed by busy days. So you will have time to go to the local beaches, learn to kitesurf (30% discount) or just walk around.

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    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 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 952713655133