PZ-03 Wonder Mountains

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Program Description

Dates: 01.08 - 14.08.2016
Russian NGO InterAction Club creates its residence in a rural area. The aim is to create a voluntary center in a village next to a natural preserve "Divnogorye". The project runs since 2012 and has already hosted several international workcamps. The project is suitable for adventurous and creative volunteers who prefer to deepen into the real life of a different country. This particular experience provides volunteers an opportunity to live rural life in nature in a Russian village still being a center of cultural and artistic life of the region. The unique place – village Divnogorye – can be translated as Wonder Mountains. Next to the village is situated a natural preserve. It includes treasures for scientists of different areas (archeologists, ornithologists, geologists and architects). A river, high chalk hills as the border of ice age period and breathtaking view to the valley brings to this place artists, pilgrims and nature lovers.
Divnogorye is a small but very famous place thanks to its touristic attractions: natural preserve, ancient monastery including churches made inside chalk hills and a beautiful river. In the village a lot of artistic events take place, such as modern arts installation and performances, concerts and seminars. There is a famous site for archeologists and soil scientists, as well as for zoologists, ecologists and just simply nature lovers. Volunteers can join events running in the village at the camp term. Additionally, e


Motivation letter. Volunteers with allergies have to be attentive - physical work, a lot of sun, a lot of plants and herbs. Please, bring a sleeping bag and a repellent!
Meeting point
Moscow and Liski (the nearest town to the camp venue)
camp address
Russian Federation, Voronezhskaya oblast, Liski region, village Peski-Kharkovskiye, ul. Podgornaya, 36


Various tasks are open for volunteers: cleaning the territory from bushes, construction gates, cleaning and painting walls. Volunteers are welcomed to take care of the garden, repair some parts of the furniture, install gates and make some outdoor and indoor decorations. We invite volunteers able to carry out physical work, carry heavy objects and able to use simple tools for gardening. There will be opportunities to implement creative ideas of volunteers who work with metal or wood or outdoor design. There will be a lot of manual work open air.

What`s Included

Volunteers will be accommodated in a village house, 3-4 participants per room, boys and girls will be settled in separate rooms. Water for shower will be heated from the sun, the river is 15 min walk from the host house, toilets are very simple (of the latrine type). Volunteers will cook for themselves on the electrical oven. Drinking water will be taken from a dwell. There will be 2 local camp leaders, who will support volunteers in the practical issues. On weekends volunteers will go sightseeing. It is important that you bring warm clothes and a warm sleeping bag.

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Voronezhskaya oblast, Liski, Russia

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InterAction Club
  • Russia: Voronezhskaya oblast, Liski
1-2 weeks
Program Type:
Work & Travel/Gap Year Jobs
Additionally charged fee - 80 euros. This fee includes: Accommodation, food and cultural program. It is also possible to make a visa invitation.
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