Volunteer at a Stable near Busan, South Korea ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ท

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Hello, I am Kristina and I am a volunteer at Jinkyungs Ranch near Busan with horses, goats, pigs, ostriches, dogs and cats. We have horse projects with disabled people and school classes. We need help with general maintenance and taking care of the animals.

What type of host are you? ๐Ÿก


What are you looking for help with?
  • Animal keeping ๐Ÿ“๐Ÿด
  • Cleaning ๐Ÿงน
  • General Help ๐Ÿ’โ€โ™€๏ธ

What’s the mission of your community? ๐ŸŽฏ

We want to bring kids and disabled people closer to animals, especially horses and we also want to provide an environment for Korean and foreign people to get in contact with each other. Since there are always around 2-3 Volunteers, it’s quite a funny group.

How many volunteers could you host? ๐ŸŽŽ
  • A couple of volunteers
When would you need volunteers? ๐Ÿ“…
  • All year long
How many hours of help per day? โฑ
  • 4-5 hours of help per day
How many days of help per week? ๐ŸŒ’
  • 6 days per week – 1 day off
Note about the volunteer work and other expectations ๐Ÿ“

Your work will include:

  • taking care of the animals and helping with the projects
  • general maintenance (repair work, cutting grass)
  • house chores (keeping the common areas clean)
  • You should be prepared to work outside under different weather conditions and also to do physical work. Please note, we live on the countryside, so there are bugs and other small animals and your hands might get dirty.

Good for you to know: the host is a smoker

Are accommodation and food included? ๐Ÿ ๐Ÿœ

Yes, we offer food and accommodation

What type of accommodation can you provide? ๐Ÿ•
  • Dormitory/shared rooms ๐Ÿ›Œ
  • Private Room ๐Ÿ”‘

Diet – nutrition information ๐Ÿฅ—๐Ÿฅค

They provide basic ingredients for you to prepare your meal. When we sometimes eat together, it’s mostly typical Korean food with meat and seafood.

We also have a hot and cold water supply.

Fees transparency ๐Ÿ†“๐Ÿ”

We don’t charge any fees for food or accommodation, but you have to buy your own stuff if you want to eat something else.

VISA – could you provide Visa support/info/invitation letters? ๐Ÿ›‚

No, we cannot help with Visa but maybe we can offer assistance ๐Ÿ’โ€โ™€๏ธ

Volunteers’ benefits ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ…
  • Cultural and Language exchange
  • Riding lessons
  • Experiencing life on a farm stay

What to do in your free time ๐Ÿšด๐Ÿšฃ๐Ÿฆ’

It takes about 10 minutes to the next convenience store and about 15 minutes to the next bus station (buses run to Ulsan and Busan from here).

There are also the Yeongnam Alps which you can reach in 15 minutes by foot if you are interested in hiking. We also have a golf park nearby and an Amethyst cave with an amusement park, too. And if you are interested in riding and we have enough time, you can also try that.

Language ๐Ÿ—ฃ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

English, Korean

How to get to your site โœˆ ๐Ÿ—บ

The easiest way is to go to Ulsan Train Station (Tongdosa), where we can pick you up by car, but there is also a bus running from the train station to the bus station nearby.

Is there internet access? ๐ŸŒ



If you are interested, please contact us over with Kakaotalk. Even if you don’t have it yet, it is a good idea to download it, because it’s the most common way for communicating in South Korea.

ID: 1412akki

Please provide the following information in your message:

  • Name, age, nationality, gender, languages spoken
  • skills and interests
  • Do you have any experience with physical or farm work?
  • Do you have any experience with horses?
  • Do you have any dietary requirements?

Hostname ๐Ÿ“›Lee Jinkyung

See more volunteering opportunities in South Korea ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ท

Go to the organic farms‘ section or ranches

Author: Voluntouring staff

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