Working Holidays 2018
We are delighted to offer an expanded selection of INTO’s very popular working holidays for Summer 2018!
These holidays are organised and run independently by members of the International National Trusts Organisation (INTO), which is the focal point for the worldwide National Trust movement. We hope there’s something you will enjoy from the many activities listed below including path clearance on the Amalfi Coast, restoration of a traditional house in the Chinese mountains, castle conservation in the Czech Republic, stone masonry in the South of France or organic gardening in Romania.
Please contact the countries directly, via links in the posts below, for more information or to book your holiday.
Discover the biodiversity of Bosco di San Francesco, Assisi
The working holiday (20-26 year olds): Join us in helping to maintain and promote this beautiful woodland environment, a havenRead more.
Managing events at Kolymbethra Garden in Sicily
The working holiday (20-26 year olds): The Giardino della Kolymbethra is a historic landscape of great importance. It is locatedRead more.
Garden maintenance at Parco Villa Gregoriana, Tivoli
The working holiday (20-26 year olds): The park is located next to Tivoli’s ancient acropolis and was originally commissioned inRead more.
Explore the saltpans at Saline Conti Vecchi, Cagliari, Sardinia
The working holiday (20-26 year olds): This holiday provides a unique opportunity to explore the ‘salt pans’ and help toRead more.
Path clearance around the Bay of Ieranto, Amalfi Coast
The working holiday (20-26 year olds): Join us in maintaining the coastal path and visitor facilities around the beautiful BaiaRead more.
Restoring a traditional house in the Wuyi Mountains, China
The working holiday: You will be helping to restore a historic house in Jiu Long village, a traditional rural settlementRead more.
Help preserve a national monument in Shanxi Province, China
The working holiday: Jiang Zhou City Hall is a huge site located in the north west of Xin Jiang AncientRead more.
Clearing of a historic park and greenhouse near Kromeriz
The working holiday: Participants will be working on CNT’s pilot project – clearing parkland around the chapel and mausoleum linkedRead more.
Conserving Rožmitál Castle, Central Bohemia in the Czech Republic
The working holiday: Help to clean and restore the park, courtyard and moat of the castle at Rožmitál pod Třemšínem,Read more.
Garden restoration at Vizovice Chateau, East Moravia
Image (C)Radek LinnerThe working holiday: Beautiful Vizovice Chateau dates from the mid 18th century and is now in the careRead more.
Learn stone masonry in an historic French alpine fort
The working holiday (18-30 year olds): At 1500 metres high in a grand mountain setting, Fort Victor-Emmanuel is one ofRead more.
Restoring Budos Castle in historic Aquitaine, France
The working holiday: Budos Castle, situated in Aquitaine in South West France, was built in the early fourteenth century andRead more.
Conserving Villognon Ancient Water Mill, Western France
The working holiday (18-30 year olds): Nanteuil-en-Vallee is a charming village in the Charentes region in western France. Join anRead more.
Restoring Medieval Calmont d’Olt Castle in the South of France
The working holiday: Calmont d’Olt Castle, situated in Occitanie and close to the charming town of Espalion, has dominated theRead more.
Enjoy sketching & organic gardening in southern Romania
The working holiday: Discover the beauty of Izvoru Estate, covering 100 hectares and comprising a forest and historic reserve, locatedRead more.
Conservation & rehabilitation of the gardens at Villa Golescu
The working holiday: You’ll be based at Villa Golescu in the charming city of Campulung Muscel which is situated inRead more.
Learn blacksmithing & traditional crafts in Moldavia
The working holiday: This is your opportunity to try traditional crafts in the grounds of the Petre Carp manor builtRead more.
Traditional plastering at Neamtu Mansion, Southern Romania
The working holiday: The Neamtu mansion, a National Heritage Monument, is situated in the village of Olari in Olt CountyRead more.