Yoga Holidays

Yoga Holidays

Join us on a yoga holiday abroad

2018 Yoga Holidays

7th to 14th July 2018 Ischia, thermal island off Naples, Italy: This will be Lorna’s first trip to this are of Italy; she is excited to be hosting a week here as she is fluent in Italian, having studied languages and lived in Northern Italy as a student. Our holiday will be based at the family-run Casa Benedetto, which is situated in a cobbled side street in the charming village of Succhivo. The venue is small and simple, with clean ensuite rooms. Yoga will take place in the breakfast area. Mats and props are provided. The beach is a 5-10 minute walk. For more details, contact lorna@lunayoga.co.uk, or book directly via info@freespirityoga.co.uk There are just 12 rooms at Casa Benedetto. Shared rooms cost just £515 per person, or £615 for a single room. This includes accommodation, breakfast, dinner and ten yoga classes. Flights, transfers, treatments, lunch and snacks, all bottled water, teas and coffee, treatments and excursions are included. You will need a flight to Naples, from there you will be met and transferred to the venue.

9th to 16th October 2018: Kissamos in Crete: Lorna is delighted to be returning to this stunning beach-side favourite in the small town of Kissamos for the third time. Places get snapped up fast for this holiday, so if you are tempted by some autumn sunshine, book soon! Prices start at just £460 for a shared room, or £560 for single occupancy; this cludes breakfast each day, five evening meals and all yoga. Flights are not included. You can fly to Chania Airport and then you will be met by taxi for a 35-minute drive to Kissamos. You can fly to Heraklion, but this will add two hours to your transfer time. For more details, contact lorna@lunayoga.co.uk, or book directly via info@freespirityoga.co.uk

 

8th-15th July ’17: Source of Light, above Malaga in Spain: Lorna is excited to be taking a group to this fabulous yoga-specific venue for the first time. Breathtaking views of Lake Viñuela and the Mediterranean Sea, as well as delicious, homemade vegetarian food and a relaxing vibe make this an extremely popular destination. Only nine places are available and these cost just £565 for a single room.  All rooms have an en-suite bathroom and terrace with views down the valley to the sea. Price includes breakfast and evening meals and all yoga. Flights are not included. Malaga is the nearest airport, which is about 50 km away.  For more details, contact lorna@lunayoga.co.uk, or book directly via info@freespirityoga.co.uk

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3rd-10th October 2017 and October 2018: Kissamos in Crete: a stunning beach-side favourite in the small town of Kissamos. Places are selling fast already with bookings coming in 15 months ahead of the 2017 holiday! Prices start at just £465 for a shared room, or £565 for single occupancy, price includes breakfast each day, five evening meals and all yoga. Flights are not included. You can fly to Chania Airport and then you will be met by taxi for a 35-minute drive to Kissamos. You can fly to Heraklion, but this will add two hours to your transfer time. For more details, contact lorna@lunayoga.co.uk, or book directly via info@freespirityoga.co.uk

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We’ve also enjoyed four previous holidays in Turkey…

Yoga Holidays In Turkey   11th – 18th May 2015 & 12th – 19th October 2015

11th – 18th May ’15 Dalyan Delta

Treat yourself to a week away at the Dalyan Delta. Enjoy two yoga sessions a day in one of three designated yoga spaces. You can also explore the area – and or simply relax by the pool, or chill out in a local café.

Our two yoga weeks in Kabak in May 2014 and September 2014 were a huge success. Everybody had a wonderful time, returning home relaxed and refreshed.

The Area

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The Dalyan Delta is an area of an outstanding natural beauty. Areas of interest to visit include the famous Lycian tombs, the Izutuzu turtle beach and the mud baths. You might also choose to take a boat trips along the river and or to got on a walk to appreciate the beauty of your surroundings.

Just 40 minutes from Dalaman airport, Dalyan is very easily accessible, but remote enough to be unspoilt.

Accommodation

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Rooms at this family-run guest house are large with ensuite bathrooms and a small lounge area.  There is a lovely swimming pool. Yoga can practiced outside in the garden, indoors in studio, or even on the rooftop!

Your day

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Begin your day with yoga in one of three areas (7:30-9:45am). You’ll then be ready to enjoy a hearty breakfast of local produce.

In the afternoon, choose to relax by the pool or take a ten-minute  complimentary boat or bus trip to Dalyan, or explore the area.

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At around 5pm, your second yoga session will help build up an appetite for dinner at 7pm. The evening meal consists of a home-made, vegetarian feast of local produce. Fish may also be served, but vegetarian dishes always will be provided where required.

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Cost

Single room: £495 per person. Twin / Double room: £450 per person. You will be allocated a single room unless you specifically ask for a twin room and there is someone happy to share with you.  The price includes seven nights’ half board accommodation (bed, breakfast and evening meal) and all yoga tuition.

Travel

Fly to Dalaman Airport.

Transfers: we will take a minbus to the river and then a boat will take us to our hotel. The total journey time will be just 40 minutes.

Flights are available with Thomas Cook, Monarch Airlines and Easyjet

 

Turquoise Coast 12th – 19th October 2015

Your day will be as above, two classes per day with time to relax and explore in between. Breakfast and evening meal at the beautiful family-run hotel is included.

Accommodation

Rooms are en suite and air conditioned and many have a sea view.  Twin, double and single rooms are available.

Accommodation at Turquoise Coast

. Accommodation at Turquoise Coast

The hotel boasts a beautiful swimming pool and is a short walk from the beach.

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The yoga platform looks over the sea and has natural shades that can be moved back to reveal a stunning view.

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More photos from our stay in 2015

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Cost

Single room: £565 per person. Twin / Double room: £435 per person. You will be allocated a single room unless you specifically ask for a twin room and there is someone happy to share with you. The price includes seven nights’ half board accommodation (bed, breakfast and evening meal) and all yoga tuition.

Travel

Fly to Dalaman Airport. Transfers: we will take a minbus to the hotel, this takes around 90 minutes.

Flights are available with Thomas Cook, Monarch Airlines and Easyjet

How do I pay?

A deposit  will be required  before the holiday (returnable only in the event of the holiday being cancelled, or other unforeseeable circumstances).

More information

For more information, please contact Lorna Chapman on 07775 732644 / lorna@lunayoga.co.uk, or our organisers Debbie and Jilly at Free Spirit Yoga 01273 564230 / info@freespirityoga.co.uk

Limited spaces

Places are limited to 14 and filling up fast, so please enquire now if you’re interested!

Gallery

There are photos below of my last two yoga holidays in Turkey. These are at a different venue – Kabak.

Kissamos, Crete 28th June – 5th July 2016

Come and join us for yoga on the beautiful Cretan coast. You’ll also have plenty of time to soak up some sun, bathe in the warm, clear sea and to explore the area and sample the delightful the local cuisine.

Your day will start with yoga overlooking the sea, followed by a hearty breakfast. A home-prepared evening meal at the beautiful family-run hotel will be served after our evening yoga practice.

The Area

Kissamos, or Kastelli, is a small town which thrives on selling tractors. You’ll find shops and cafes along its cobbled streets and traditional Cretan fish restaurants overlooking the sea.

Our yoga venue is on the very outskirts of Kissamos, alongside Mavros Molos beach. The sea is clean, warm and shallow with a long quiet strand of golden sandy beach with occasional shingle.

Accommodation

Rooms are en suite and air conditioned.  Twin, double and single rooms are available.

Cost

Shared £460, plus flights and transfers. The price will include seven nights’ half board accommodation (bed, breakfast and evening meal) and all yoga tuition. A few single rooms are available at £560, plus flights and transfers.

Travel

Fly to Chania Airport. Transfers: you will be met by taxi for a 35-minute drive to Kissamos. Flights can be taken to Heraklion, but this will add two hours to your transfer time.

How do I pay?

A deposit  will be required  before the holiday (returnable only in the event of the holiday being cancelled, or other unforeseeable circumstances).

More information

For more information, please contact Lorna Chapman on 07775 732644 / lorna@lunayoga.co.uk, or our organisers Debbie and Jilly at Free Spirit Yoga 01273 564230 / info@freespirityoga.co.uk

Limited spaces

Places are limited to 14 and are already filling up, so please enquire now if you’re interested!