Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in Portugal
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Important information about visiting: Portugal
If you are from outside of the EU and planning to visit Portugal to work, volunteer or study, YOU WILL NEED THE CORRECT VISA. To find out more information you need to contact the embassy in your home country BEFORE travelling.
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The main project at the moment is building a rammed earth (taipa) house. We mainly need help with jobs like;
-laying a clay floor,
Besides that, there will be jobs in land mantainment, ......
We are a cultural and arts community that is working towards being self sustained. The community is situated in the mountains of Monchique, Portugal surrounded by nature.
Because of the coronavirus, we are closed now.... but we start again, in the ......
My Name is Shera.After 10 years of traveling,working on farms between ,I decided to create my own space.I work now 6 years on this place here ,with help from some friends between and decided now to open this place that people can see another kind of ......
hello people, i just made a big step in my life and got a house and a small piece of land.so far i was working as fashion designer...and now i would love to create a holistic centre in the future ,but there is still some steps to do before :) we ......
A 2ht forest garden land, full of beauty, wisdom and sacredness to share. A nomad school in nature where you can come and share your gifts in cooperation. Making the world a better place on our passing by
~ AUGUST until OCTOBER : BUILDING A BIG ROOF ~
This summer we will build a 80m2 roof on a traditional Portuguese xisto-house.
The roof will be build with natural materials, wood, cork and the original tiles.
We do this job together with a very ......
Located in the south-west Algarve on the Costa Vicentina Natural Park, we are starting an eco-friendly project: a park in the middle of nature, 1km from the sea and near the village of Figueira.
Our project is to create a brand new space of ......
Our family is part of a group of 33 people from all over the world that got themselves together to join forces and energy and make the difference that we want to see around!
2011 was the start of our big adventure, ......
This is a 12-hectare site open to the construction of a financially self-sufficient personal development community located in one of the most beautiful places in southern Portugal. It is 3 km from the beach and the little town of ......
Come share experiences on our small farm in the mountains of Central Portugal. Enjoy a simple life in harmony with nature, camp under the stars, shower under waterfalls or bathe in the river.
We search natural builders with experience in cob, ......
We are a couple who have just moved to a beautiful piece of land in the South of Portugal and are looking to create a new space/community to develop a variety of creative projects supported by a community of like-minded people. We are both open and ......
Are you looking for a new adventure?
Do you want to expand your horizons and meet a whole new side of you, while living new experiences amongst nature?
If you’re hoping to reconnect with nature, learn a new language, a new culture, meet new ......
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If you want to participate in a project:
- in self-construction,
- in autonomy (almost),
- which offers an alternative to usual housing,
- which offers a lot of things: creation ......
Update 21 June 2020:
My name is Thomas, originally from Germany and I live here in the vegan-hills with 2 sometimes 3 cats in a colorful community/neighborhood of people (over 18 different nationalities) who found and come ......
Live in the forest surrounded by nature looking out over the ocean with Pico mountain rising 2351m behind you. Work and learn together in an environment where the forces of nature are strong and the potential of the volcanic soil immense. Experience ......
We are a couple from Denmark there moved to Portugal, we bought a farm, that we now are renovating. The long term goal for the farm is to become a self-sufficient camping site / hostel, and also a community with room for everybody!
It has changed a ......
We are a family of four, creating a beautiful and conscious space - for us to live and for others to learn. About permaculture gardening, natural building with wood and clay, and "community life" beyond the hippy cliché...
Soon we want to expand ......
Bush Retreat and Holistic Sanctuary
Hi, my name's Millo. I'm regenerating this once abandoned farm into a holistic sanctuary and nature conservation area where I'll be inviting protectors, guardians and ecosystem restoration campers wanting to help ......
Davina and Simon are the owners of 6 hectares of terraced land which they bought in July 2018. Building renovation, construction and permaculture have been the main activities for the past 2 years.
We have been assisted by many, many volunteers ......