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Yoga retreat in Bulgaria:Yoga, mountains, villages and trails of Bulgarian heritage

One week yoga retreat and meditation in the heart of the Balkan Mountains. We will integrate yoga sessions with lovely walks on the scenic ridges and beech forests, we will meet the rich Bulgarian cultural heritage, with its authentic villages and monasteries.

Where

7 Malina str, Apriltsi BG 5641
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Type of Event

  • Retreat

Yoga Styles

Levels

When

Apr 11 to
Apr 18
2015
08:45 amto08:45 am

8 Days / 7 Nights

Price

1,100 €

From € 1100 up to 1 month before departure (80 € extra for a single room). Deposit of 365 € to the refundable registration until 1 month before departure.

Full Description

Highlights Yoga practice every day, morning (1 hour) and late afternoon (2h with deep relaxation) based on the visiting hours.
Accommodation ideally suited to yoga, in a quiet village, Apriltsi, on a river, facing the peaks of the massif of Balkan, with excellent vegetarian and vegan cuisine.
Troyan museums, Veliko Tarnovo, Sofia (Bulgaria's capital is one of the oldest cities in Europe and has remains from the Neolithic period, Byzantine, Ottoman and totalitarian). The oldest churches, the Church of Boyana 1259 (site recognized by UNESCO).
The beautiful Bulgarian monasteries in the region of Veliko Tarnovo (capital of the Second Bulgarian Kingdom 12-14 century) and Troyan (17C).
The beautiful landscape dotted with traditional villages of the chain of Balkan (our property is located next to the Central Balkan National Park).
A trip to immersion in the life of the Bulgarian countryside and its natural heritage and traditional arts and crafts.

PRACTICE YOGA Hatha Yoga, Vinyasa, Sivananda, Dhyana (meditation), Pranayama (work on the control of the respiration), Yoga for Two, Meditative Walk.

Dates
2015 April 11 to April 18; May 10 to May 17; June 27 to July 4; August 22 to August 29

Details Group: 6 to 15 participants.

On site you can choose extra activities not included in the price: ceramics workshop and clay work, bike rental, horse riding, Zen Thai Shiatsu, Yumeiho and Reiki therapies, Ayurveda massage, sauna.

Accommodation We stay at Trinity Retreat Center particularly suitable for the practice of yoga (great yoga hall of 100 sqm, tea room, double bedrooms, bedrooms with 3 or 4 beds, each room has its own bathroom and a balcony with mountain views) vegetarian and vegan meals made with local products.

Price From € 1100 up to 1 month before departure (80 € extra for a single room). Deposit of 365 € to the refundable registration until 1 month before departure.

The price includes: airfare, 6 nights Half Board at Trinity House and 1 night with breakfast in Sofia (change is possible in terms of flights), transport by minibus, a French-speaking Bulgarian guide in Sofia, entrance to museums and tourist sites, the yoga and meditation sessions, the guided walks in the National Park of Balkan and guided tours.

The price does not include: meals in Sofia, drinks out of breakfast, extra activities, picnic.

Contact Rémy Mendelgwaig (Belgique) :
/> +32 (0)4 75 907 927

Odysseia-In Agence (Bulgarie) :
/> +359 2 989 05 38