6 Days Yoga Pilgrimage Retreat in Nepal
Come on a journey to a land known for its rich source of spirituality. Inspire your practice and meander through local pilgrimage sites. Step out of your daily routine and connect to your inner wisdom. Develop your yoga practice, take a hike against the backdrop of the Himalayas and wander through the night markets of Thamel.
Type of Event
Duration: 6 Days, 5 Nights
Location: Kathmandu Valley, Nepal
**Available Add Ons**
Single Occupancy +$400
Airport Transfer +$25 per trip
Have a chai, discover a momo, experience Nepal, experience yourself. Talks on yoga are included to support the daily asana practices and facilitate an understanding of yoga on the whole. This event is also a wonderful opportunity to make enquiry into your mind-state. The fundamental principals of Buddhist philosophy is utilised as our framework for enquiry and time is set aside for personal reflection on the topics covered or simply to relax and rejuvenate in between our field trips and yoga practices. In between the yoga curriculum, students will explore a series of local pilgrimage sites and cultural landscapes
This course includes lectures on yoga to support the daily asana practices and facilitate an understanding of yoga on the whole. In between the yoga curriculum, students will be exploring a series of local pilgrimage sites and cultural landscapes.
We will be travelling as an intimate group. This retreat is available for a limited number of students only.
- 6D/5N Accommodation
- 3 vegetarian meals daily
- Unlimited herbal tea
- All yoga classes & lectures
- Scheduled excursions including inland transport, guides and entrance passes
- Guided hikes with outdoor yoga practice
- 1 x evening drop-off & pick up to Thamel
- 1 x Cranial Sacral treatment / aryuvedic massage session
Facilitator: Daphne Charles.
In addition, our resident local guide will join us during our excursions. Based in and studying Buddhism in Nepal, our guide's input allows the history and philosophy of these sites to be covered in more detail.
Accommodation is at the Chandra Ban Eco-Resort in Kathmandu Nepal. A spacious and harmonious setting, each room has an expansive view out to the villages and fields in the foreground and the lights of Kathmandu city in the rear. With a #1 ranking on Trip Advisor and build upon eco-principals, rest assured that you will be well taken care of in this peaceful oasis.
This retreat is limited to 10-12 pax only. The package is based on shared room accomodation. You may request for upgrades into Single Occupancy Rooms after your registration. These are subject to availability and given out at a later date. Triple occupancy rooms are also available upon request.
Each room layout and configuration is unique, speak to us directly to find out more about your room options.
Practitioners of all levels looking to take time out for their yoga practice, visit local sites and experience the colour and culture of Nepal.
Yoga classes are tailored to suit individual levels and needs.
Apart from the outdoor yoga practices, all yoga classes are held within a designated heated yoga room in our accommodation. Yoga mats, blankets and cushions are provided.
Students arrive into Kathmandu at their own convenience. A welcome dinner is provided for students arriving at the venue by dinner time.
7.00pm - 8.00pm Welcome Dinner & Meet & Greet
**DAY 2 - 5**
7.30am offical start of yoga program.
7.30am - 9.00am Morning Practice
9.00am - 10.00am Breakfast
10.00pm - 11.00am Break
11.00am - 4.00pm Leisure Time/Excursions*
4.00pm - 5.00pm Break
5.00pm - 6.30pm Lecture/Workshop/Evening Practice
7.00pm - 8.00pm Dinner
7.30am - 9.00am Final Practice
9.00am - 10.30am Leisure Time / Break
10.30am - 11.30am Breakfast & Closing
*Daily excursions are organised during Leisure Time on each day. These events punctuate the general schedule listed above.
Flights, airport transfers and travel insurance are not included. Students are required to purchase their own travel insurance in order to attend the retreat.
The retreat centre is located 1hr from the airport. We can arrange your airport transfer/s. This is for an additional fee payable directly to the resort upon your arrival.