Come help in an ecologic camp and puppy shelter - Kitulgala, Sri Lanka


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    Ayu bowan travellers !

    Im Marcus , a Sri Lankan guy . i want to make this world a better place. i got some ideas involved in the eco-logic, right now im renovating a very nice place formerly called Royal Lounge (if you want to check on the Internet).
    Our project is to create something that we would be proud of, that could make people think, send a positive vibe and a nice message through our place. The place englobes a vegetarian restaurant, an eco camp (cabanas and tent houses) and a puppy shelter. The place will open in a few weeks so we also are willing to hear any ideas coming from you eco-workawayers !
    We are situated in Kitulgala, the famous waterafting and canyoning place of Sri Lanka, directly by the Kelani River. So you can also provide help to our friends, the 39 Team, if you want to know more about those activities as well.
    Our land is quite big and there is a lot of things to do, precisely because we have a lot of ideas. So we need plenty of help to make this place a little paradise. Even the craziest ideas are welcomed ! We always want to go further in the eco and loving movement we are trying to spread.

  • Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Tipos de ayuda y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Proyectos de construcción y bricolaje
    Mantenimiento general
    Cocinar para toda la familia
    Ayuda en una granja
    Ayuda en proyectos ecológicos
    Cuidado de animales
    Trabajo de caridad
    Proyectos artísticos

  • Intercambio cultural y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    Intercambio cultural y oportunidades de aprendizaje

    This is above all a family story. Not from the blood, but from the heart. All the people working here have the same idea of spreading a loving message for humans, animals and Earth. So if you share our point of view, feel free to come, at least to say hi ! We would be glad to welcome you in our team and make you live a great experience.

    We have plenty of different activities so we bet you will find what you like here. A lot of different people work here and they all can teach you what they know, from Sri Lankan recipes to learning about the culture and the language (Morgane is still struggling to learn Sinhala). And in the same way, you can teach them whatever you know ! Sharing is caring, right ?
    We really want you to come as guests and to leave as friends.

  • Ayuda


    We really need any kind of help, from giving ideas to actual building and gardening. You can come with your own projects, and you can even tell your opinion on ours!

    Here are a very short and incomplete list of all you can do here :
    - Add vegetarian or vegan recipes to our menu and teach us your favourite meals
    - Plant vegetables and trees, take care of the organic garden that we are currently creating
    - All kinds of creative works (decorations, little DIY's of your idea, building furniture from recycled items, art painting, convert the beach side...)
    - Take care of the dogs from the shelter (food, petting, vet, bath...) and help us rescuing them everywhere. We are also planning of having soon a cow, goats and ducks if you want to help taking care of them as well
    - Help our water rafting team and learn

    And those are the plans we have and that you can be a part of :
    - New marketing projects : partnership with an organic Sri Lankan brand of cosmetics, selling handmade tote bags from the old ladies around, selling jewels handcraft from Marcus' sister (these sells would help us improve the dog shelter)
    - Find nice hiking trails around the place (a lot of beautiful waterfalls in the jungle are waiting for you to discover)
    - Help us with eco systems such as building a well or cleaning our pond, and any other ideas to minimize are carbon impact

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  • Alojamiento


    You can either sleep in cabanas or tent houses. We can probably try to provide a room if the camping life is not your stuff.
    Obviously, 3 meals a day. And the free use of the restaurant kitchen.

  • Algo más...

    Algo más...

    During your two days off per week, you can go visit the place around : Adam's Peak, Balilena cave, Makandawa Forest Reserve, the filming site of the Oscar award winning River Kwai's Bridge by David Lean, the classical car museum.
    And during your spare time : enjoying a bath in the river, hiking around, Water rafting / canyoning, birdwatching, waterfalls...
    Marcus has a (shitty) car and a lot of friends, if you ever need us to drop you somewhere :)

    420 friends happily welcomed

  • Un poco más de información

    Un poco más de información

    • Acceso a Internet

    • Acceso a Internet limitado

      Acceso a Internet limitado

    • Tenemos animales

    • Somos fumadores

    • Puede alojar familias

  • Puede acoger a nómadas digitales

    Puede acoger a nómadas digitales

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  • ¿Cuántos voluntarios puedes hospedar?

    ¿Cuántos voluntarios puedes hospedar?

    Más de dos

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    Horas esperadas

    5 hours a day x 5

Número de referencia de anfitrión: 166794491948