Sustainable ecotourism project in the mountains of Ocotepeque Honduras.



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    Short term

    We are in need of a smart ENVIRONMENTAL COORDINATOR and VOLUNTEERS to help start our new project, which is a hostel and sustainable ecotourism, educational project located in the town of Santa Anita, Conception in the Department of Ocotepeque, Honduras.

    It is located in the tri-border region of far western Honduras only 10 minutes from Guatemala and 15 minutes from El Salvador.

    The property of 10 acres is suitable for cultivating onions, papayas, radishes, coriander, corn, tree fruits such as mango, lemons and oranges. We are looking for people who want to support the project from all over the world.

    The property is graced by spectacular mountain views, a nearby river and small stores.

  • Types d'aide et opportunités d'apprendre

    Types d'aide et opportunités d'apprendre

    Bricolage et projets de construction
    Entretien général
    Préparer les repas / cuisiner pour la famille
    Aider dans une ferme
    Aider avec des éco-projets
    Aider à la maison
    S’occuper des animaux
    Accueil / tourisme
    Pratique d’une langue
    Projets artistiques
    Aide informatique / Internet

  • Echange culturel et opportunités d'apprendre

    Echange culturel et opportunités d'apprendre

    They learn how to live in the rural area and also they can practice Spanish with the local people in town.

  • Aide


    Weed a COORDINATOR for our sustainable ecotourism project that will help us promote our project and receive help from different organizations concerned by the environment and tourism. A specialist in giving talks of care and management of the environment, in schools, boards, villages and groups of different sectors of the community.
    Its a short volunteer term, only 1or 2 weeks or more.

    Also we need a volunteers who can be good working with computers to make our web site and also up date the page.

    Promote our hostel project with foreigners so they can visit as tourists and organize their arrival to Santa Anita.

    Preparing the lodging and stay for the tourists.

    Providing an English class for the poor kids in the area once a week.

  • Langues parlées

    English: Courant
    Spanish: Courant

  • Hébergement


    Guests will have a shared room with bathroom. There is also a kitchen with a fridge and stove that you can use to cook.

    On behalf of the hosts, volunteers will receive free Spanish classes 1 time a week in the main town Ocotepeque.

    You can make your own garden, cultivating vegetables, watering plants and so forth.

  • Autres infos...

    Autres infos...

    You can reach the closest airport in San Salvador approximately three hours from Ocotepeque.

    Buses travel back and forth between the border town of El Poy and Nueva Ocotepeque.

    You are able to take a bus from El Poy to San Salvador and vice versa.

    Tuk tuks, minibuses and taxis are frequently found around the main town in Ocotepeque.

    You can also visit to the rich, biological area of Guisayote by walking in the mountains.

    There is a restaurant nearby the house as well as other stores.

    You would be able to see the sugar cane process and the milking of cows also.

  • Combien de volontaires pouvez-vous accueillir ?

    Combien de volontaires pouvez-vous accueillir ?

    Plus de 2

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    Nombre d'heures attendues

    maximum 3 hours, 5 days a week

Rio Lempa start in Guatemala and pass by Honduras and go to San Salvador.
N° de référence hôte : 655165133636