Work in diverse areas such as reforestation, permaculture and community organization while living in a farm where the animals live free.

The project

Work in diverse areas such as reforestation, permaculture and community organization.

You´ll live on a farm with an amazing view and weather, where the animals live free and also you´ll be able to hang out with volunteers and interns from the whole world.

This awesome project wants to take of just the necessary of nature, with respect, either animals and plants, such as near communities.

Learn a bit of organic products elaboration, like shampoo, vegetal oil or soap.

They take their organic, stress and cruelty free products to the store in Quito once a week.! 



Project available year-round.

Volunteer: 2 weeks to 6 months 

Internship: 12 weeks to 6 months



2 weeks – $1750
1 month – $2300
2 months – $3400
3 months – $4500
Each extra week  – $275

Location details

The project location is the Cloud forest. Accommodation is at ecological cabin at the project, includes 2 meals per day: breakfast and dinner


Spanish level: Independent user B1. Must be 18 and over, with valid passport and health insurance

Itinerary Sample

Mondays to Fridays:
7:00 feeding the animals
7:30 breakfast
8:30 programing of the day, organic farming.
12:40 – 14:00 lunch
14:00 ecological restoration
17:00 activities with the community (optional)
19:00 dinner

Role of the volunteer

Support the activities of the farm in the area you will work on (or in general if you want), like feeding animals, planting, harvesting, preparing and applying organic fertilizer, taking the products to the store in Quito once a week.

Skills required

Applicants should be opened, flexible, open mind and eager to learn about a different lifestyle. Nature lover is a must!  Keep in mind you will be living in a farm, with no wi-fi or luxuries.

What’s Included?



Available during the length of the project (Either at the project or local homestay families with 2 meals included)


Transfer from Quito to project



Local cell phone is included with a refundable deposit of $50


Aiport pick-up

EcuaExplora staff ready to transport you


Support 24 hours

On the ground EcuaExplora staff available


First weekend accomodation

In a hostal in Quito with breakfast



(includes city tour and lunch)

Not Included


Health insurance (REQUIRED)


Meals not specified


Transportation to/from the homestay to the project each day


Optional extras

Add $60 per week for 6 hours Spanish classes if in Quito.

Sounds amazing? Want to be part of something important?

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