Volunteer at ‘La Cueva del Yogi’ retreat farm in Spain

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Live a simple lifestyle in a Yoga & Permaculture community in Spain

Yoga and Permaculture Community in Spain – Hello, I am a 29-year-old boy who is living something like a long retreat NGO project – Permaculture and yoga is the essence of the community I try to develop here. With no WIFI and out of the grid you can get rid of your flaws and fears. Nevertheless, there is mobile coverage and shops are 5min by car.

A little information about me and the place

My name is Rafa and the place is located in Cullera. Exactly among the mountain and a pound which belongs to the Albufera Natural Park. The cottage was bought by my grandfather in 1954 approx. 4730m2 of land. The part of the house for a living has been rebuilt but the part for animals is under progress. There is no electricity but there is tap water (running water) and a water well for agriculture. I do study yoga so I practice yoga and meditation every day for a few hours. You can reach the beach in 20min by walk.

[What is Permaculture? Click here]

What type of host are you?
  • Organization/NGO
What are you looking for help with?
What’s the mission of your community?

“My Life is my Message” Mahatma Gandhi

The mission is to create a place protected from human damages and misuse of the environment.

Permaculture community in Spain

How many volunteers could you host?

A couple of volunteers

When would you need volunteers?

All year long

How many hours of help per day?

4-5 hours of help per day

How many days of help per week?

5 days per week – 2 days off

Note about the volunteer work and other expectations

Duties are physically hard:

  • pruning,
  • chopping firewood,
  • planting trees,
  • painting,
  • gardening

Here nothing is expected from you, the expectation of yourself is within you. The work schedule is flexible, we ask you for 4 hours 5 days per week approx.

Are accommodation and food included?

Yes, we offer food and accommodation

Permaculture community in Spain

What type of accommodation can you provide?
  • Private Room
  • Tipi
Diet – nutrition information

Vegetarian diet, but you can eat whatever you want

Fees transparency

No charges, I can share everything I have

VISA – could you provide Visa support/info/invitation letters?

No, we cannot help with Visa but we can offer assistance

Volunteers’ benefits:
  1. Discover Cullera, a seaside city with plenty of contrasts
  2. Yoga and meditation practice
  3. Cultural exchange
  4. Learning how to live with what is necessarily strict
  5. Simple living


What to do in the free time
  • Mountain trekking
  • Beach stuff
  • Doin’ nothing is an option here also
  • Freediving

Language spoken
  • Spanish, English & Polish

Mediterranean climate: it can be winter and summer on the same day

How to get to your site

By train from Valencia (45min_6€)

Is there internet access?

No, there is no WIFI

“Paying guests” Option. Could you accommodate “solidarity” tourists?

Yes, we can accommodate solidarity tourists


Hostname: Rafa
[As per request, we have obscured the e-mail as the host has currently found volunteers for the following season]

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Author: Voluntouring staff

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