Explore Barichara and Create a Community Orchard
You will fly into Bucaramanga airport ourney will start in the amazing capital city of Bogata where you have 2 to 3 days to explore the colourful old town filled with museums, universities, arts, fashion and the houses of parliament. Combine a cultural, visual feast with your first environmental project, organised by Acualos – a local water company which was founded over 50 years ago by the grandparents of our in-country partners, Jakera.
Acualos are committed to helping local communities save water and create more sustainable community practises.They have asked us to help with one of their projects which is to donate and create a community orchard and nursery from scratch.
This will involve a big community, cultural day as everyone gets stuck in together.
Jakera Hostel in Old Town. This is owned and run by our co-ordinators who are responsible for organising the program.
2 meals a day provided. Dinner will be extra in one of tthe many cafes. Budget about $10 per meal.