A small tight knit regenerative, educational, and experimental permaculture community, Finca Morpho, is located 14km south of Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica on the road to Matapalo. This 4.2 hectares farm is surrounded by an indescribable primal energy from the rain-forest and the ocean. They are trying to inspire not only themselves but also others to become more sustainable, creative, free, happy, at peace, and open-minded to all ideas and ways of lives.
This farm brings production of food closer to consumers and the consumer’s wastes back into the cycle. That’s why they encourage anyone coming to the farm to focus on soil, seeds, and plants as well as everything plant related like compost and biochar. In this farm, the people contribute in their daily life toward the production of their food and other needs thus begin the long journey of conscious living.
Finca Morpho offers different types of accommodations. They have 3 cabinas that share a open air kitchen, an office/hangout with internet, and 3 composting toilets.
Ocelot Cabina & Tortuga Cabina:
These cabins can accommodate 5 adults each. Each of these 3 meters by 5 meters cabin has 3 beds, two doubles and one single.
This cabin can accommodate 2 adults. This cabin is 3 meters by 2.5 meters in size. It has a hangout area decorated with hammocks. There you will get one double bed.
Lapa Tent Structure & Titi Tent Structure:
In size this camping place covers 6 meter by 6 meter area. It has wit raised wood chip floor can accommodate 2 adults each. Each of these camping areas has spaces for 3 tents comfortably with hammocks or 4 tight tents.
Tours & Lunches:
These donation based two hours to four hours tours are great opportunities to enjoy working in a regenerative permaculture farm. You will meet some of the experts who will help you to learn and experience the beauty of a lively permaculture farm. During the tours you will enjoy snack and beverage which are prepared with farm fresh ingredients.
Moreover, you will have the opportunity to watch some of the wild animals of the country including scarlet macaws, 3 species of monkeys, sea turtles, and many more. If you have kids, just let them know and they will be happy to have an open art table for your kids where they will making drawings, paintings, coloring, or other fun activity. It is recommended to reserve earlier to enjoy the tour as it is offered only once a week on Saturdays and the tour begins at 9am.
These workshops help you to understand the processes required to become sustainable in the modern age with transitional ethics with a farm fresh lunch. Through this farm tour you will know all the necessary information about the processes and lessons they learned through the process of the development of the farm. They offer a seed and recipe exchange which will help and inspire you to start working on your next project.
This two week long Permaculture Design Certification Course will help you to step into the ever growing Permaculture movement. Course includes at least one design project exercise or multiple design vignettes so that after completing this course you would able to understand the whole system design to integrate into your social, economic, land, water, plants, and shelter sub-systems. They have We The Trees, a Permaculture crowd funding site to provide financial aids to the students who cannot afford the course costs.
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Puerto Jiménez, Puntarenas, Costa Rica