Frankrijk | Restauratie en constructie

Samen met 11 andere vrijwilligers ga je voor 20 dagen naar een restauratie en constructieproject.
Het project duurt van 5 t/m 25 augustus.

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You will act on a 1000 year old site that needs to be restored This site is located in a picturesque village where stone and rocks are everywhere. Work to save this site will focus on the restoration of the dry stone walls around the Commandery (it is the place where Knight established this site). You will learn how to build dry stone: the ancestral technique that stack stones without any binder for making a wall as solid as durable.You will participate to the work with other international volunteers and a technical supervisor will teach you specific techniques concerning this restoration. The work takes place the morning for 5 hours maximum. Afternoon and weekends are dedicated to activities.
you will be accommodated in the municipal campsite with toilets and showers. Remember to bring your sleeping bags and warm clothes. You will also have access to a room with fridge, stove, tables and chairs in order to eat together. You will cook in turn, by two. Transportation will be arranged for you to do your shopping in supermarkets or by local producers, with a budget that will be allotted.a mini bus will be at your disposal during the stay A small grocery store is located in the municipality.Jeunesse et Reconstruction can t take into charge the volunteers before the start date of the workcamp.
Saint-Mamet is near the city of Aurillac so you will have the opportunity to live the international street theater festival of Aurillac This event will take place from August 23rd to 26th. It is a great occasion to discover artists and to attend many free shows taking place in the streets of Aurillac. More infos : Saint-Mamet-la-Salvetat has an exceptional heritage. You will have the chance to visit different historical building and perserved landscapes. Local associations are also very active in Saint-Mamet and animate every year traditional event. As the locals say, We are committed to our natural, built and cultural environment, that we want to preserve, develop, so come to share and love it with us . In the region, you can admire landscapes, you can visit local farms, and hike on the many trails through mountains and rivers A swimming pool is 100 meters from your campsite, do not forget your swimsuits All information on local tourism:
At the heart of an exceptional region with lush flora, let s come to a colorful town The municipality of Saint-Mamet-la-Salvetat wants to organize an international workcamp, in the framework of development projects and arrangement of its historical heritage. Saint-Mamet-la-Salvetat is 750 meters above sea level, facing the mountains of Cantal and Aubrac, near Aurillac City, where a big festival takes place on August. For more information on the town:
1/ No special knowledge or competence is required for this camp, except being motivated and loving work in group You will share friendly moments with local people : be open-minded and curious.2/ Bring: sleeping bag, warm clothes and rain-coat, bathing suit (for male: short pants prohibited in the public swimming pools, please bring a bathing suit). 3/Bring for work: worn out clothes, safety shoes/boots compulsory. 4/ Bring some material from your culture (documents, pictures, postcards, little gift, musical instruments, games,…) to share with other volunteers and local population and make exchanges easier.5/ Foreigners belonging to the European Union must bring with them a personal EHIC (European Health Insurance Card), and everybody must, in any case, BRING THEIR INSURANCE CERTIFICATE. If health issues on the camp, the volunteers will have to pay for it, and then get reimbursed once back in the home country. 6/ Transportation back to the train station at the end of the workcamp will be organized during your stay with the campleader.7/ More info about trains : 8/ If you have a driving license, please bring it along in case of necessity
chantier ouvert aux participants francais a partir de 17 ans





Soort werk






Aantal vrijwilligers

12 (6 mannen en 6 vrouwen)


18 t/m 30 jaar



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