Do you know about Permaculture? Learn more about this new technique and design of agriculture, culture and sustainability. During 6 days, you will be part of an Introductory Course of Permaculture and enjoy lectures, group discussions, and other class activities at an organic farm located in the beautiful Lago de Atitlan.
Live an authentic experience of learning about social design and ecosystems!
What to expect:
Through a balanced blend of practical work on this authentic organic farm, interesting presentations and group discussions, you'll gain a well-rounded and dynamic understanding of Permaculture - a tool for designing new ecological culture and sustainability, considering the whole of the earth in all of its strategies.
- Permaculture Principles & Ethics
- Farm tour of Atitlan Organics
- Ecology of Permaculture
- The Mantras of Water
- Soil Building & Compost
- Design Methodologies
- Vegetable Cultivation
- Plant Propogation
- Food Forests & Wetlands
- Animal Systems
- Field trip to explore Mayan Permaculture Sites
- Mayan Cosmology
This immersion starts with the basics, into detailed approach of specific themes related. Amongst the highlights is a field trip to the Meso-American Institute of Permaculture and the Kaq'chikel Maya village of Quixayá to see more amazing examples of Permaculture in action. Although it is an introductory course, it is only by name, as the topics and engagement goes beyond and. It will leave you inspired to enact change and the most important part is that you will be empowered with the specific skills and techniques necessary to do so.
2 day adventure, boat ride on Lake Atitlán, discover Mayan villages and visit the market of Chichicastenango
Play a game of Smashballs with family and friends!
Extreme canopy experience at the canyon
Airplane Tour Guatemala of Pacaya, Agua and Acatenango Volcanos!