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Working Holiday in Moravia: the World Heritage site at Žďár nad Sázavou, 4 - 11 June 2022
The working holiday: participants will work on the site of the UNESCO pilgrimage church of St John of Nepomuk at Zelená Hora, designed by the famous Baroque architect J.B. Santini-Aichel. Tasks may include simple building work, painting and simple ground work. No prior skill is required. Volunteers will be working alongside Czech participants. During the week there will be the opportunity to visit some of the regions houses and castles. A very limited number of places are still available.
Holiday dates: 4 - 11 June 2022
Age-group: Age 20+
Maximim participants: 6 people from the United Kingdom, 6 local people.
Meeting point: Participants make their own flight arrangements and can be met at Brno Airport off the Ryanair flight from Stansted. You will be taken to Žd'ár nad Sázavou by minibus.
Accommodation: Full board and lodging will be provided. Rooms will be double and single.
Insurance for volunteers working at Žd'ár nad Sázavou is provided but please note that we are unable to cover repatriation. Volunteers should be fit and healthy and must provide their own travel insurance.
Image courtesy of Zbyněk Vintr