Hohlakora Lipsi, Dodecanese 85001 Greece
Greece: Rural Areas
Looking for nature, adventure and cultural immersion? Interested in sustainable living? Explore the rural Greek lifestyle in the small and sublime Island location of Lipsi - virtually undiscovered by tourists and with only 700 inhabitants - an idyllic setting and a rare opportunity for those who appreciate authenticity and want to experience a unique and traditional way of life. The variety of accommodation options offered by this program includes a farm with a vineyard, home-stays with welcoming Greek families and beautiful studio apartments. Wherever you choose to stay, you will be mere minutes away from the islands many picturesque beaches; enjoyment of sea and sun is not mandatory, but advisable! In the next few years the island will produce zero carbon emissions, becoming the first green island in the Mediterranean region - the perfect place to learn to be a positive impact on the environment. With a wide range of courses available, you can tailor your trip to suit your specific interests, be they hiking and rock-climbing; snorkeling and watersports; organic farming, wine-making and gardening; Greek language, cooking, music, even dancing youll find instruction in all these fields among the friendly and knowledgeable Islanders of Lipsi.
Visiting many different ancient sites throughout the Dodecanese Island chain; being part of an intimate community, exposed to a rustic and natural way of life; opportunities to gain invaluable skills in organic food production in a place rich with history and culture.
1,300 Per Month Or 500 Per Week
Room and Board (Travel Expenses Not Included) 1 Program Per Day 5 days Per Week
Independently or in Groups of 1-12
Dimitris' Farm wants to provide a learning experience like no other, incorporating a unique way of farming and living.