Greenheart Travel's Independent Homestay focuses exclusively on providing independent travelers the unique opportunity to live abroad and experience life as a local. It's perfect for the independent traveler looking for a full cultural immersion. As an independent homestay participant, you will be warmly welcomed into a host family's home, while having the opportunity to explore the area on your own. Participants should feel somewhat comfortable with the host country language.
- Room and board with a screened host family
- Support of a local representative
- Full accident and health insurance
- Flexibility to set your own program start and end dates
Independent Homestay participants are welcome to stay for one to four weeks anytime throughout the year.
The application is due 8 weeks prior to your date of departure. We may be able to accommodate late applications, but they will be considered on a case-by-case basis, especially during the summer months.