The Self-Realization & Empowerment Yoga Retreat
Surrender to nature and join us for sacred movement and meditation in the lush jungles and tropical beaches of Colombia
The purpose of this Yoga retreat is to revive our creative fire and explore different Yogic practices to provide you with the tools to develop your own personal practice for self-realization through Asana (physical movement), meditation, pranayama (breathing techniques), philosophy & education.
Each day of the retreat will be focused on a different chakra of the body to develop an awareness of the chakra system and leave us cleansed and refreshed after the retreat! We will also offer afternoon activities for the group to bond, explore and see the beauty of Colombia!
Included in your stay:
- 6 days and 5 nights at the Gitana Del Mar Beach Resort
- 2 Yoga classes a day (Vinyasa/Hatha/Restorative styles)
- 3 handcrafted meals a day
- 1 relaxing massage in our beachfront shala
- Daily intensive yoga workshops and group activities
- Opening ceremony and intention setting
- Closing cacao ceremony and bonfire
- Goodie bags from our Colombia Retreat sponsors!
Daily group excursions and jungle adventures to National Parks, Waterfalls and River Tubing are also offered, along with the option to explore individually. Our retreat will conclude with a Moon Ceremony and celebration on the beach.
The Gitana Del Mar Beach Resort
Welcome to the home of our Colombia Retreat. The Gitana Del Mar Beach Resort is located at the base of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta mountains alongside of the Caribbean sea. It's lush land harbors a retreat oasis of pure jungle and ocean bliss.
This eco-chic boutique resort is small and cozy and privately rented out to our retreat for the duration of the week to keep the retreat intimate. We offer triple occupancy with 3 twin beds or a queen bed with a twin, double occupancy with a queen bed or a private room with a queen bed.
The Retreat Experience
Our retreats offer an intimate space for our students to grow individually and as a group. We believe in the power of community with family style meals, partner yoga and beach cleanups. We also encourage self-study, silent walks and individual space for our students to connect with themselves. Along with Yoga and meditation, each day of the retreat will offer an excursion of some sort to the surrounding sacred waterfalls, native riverbeds, indigenous tribe towns and national parks.
There is something for everyone to gain from this retreat experience! Begin your Yoga practice, expand an existing practice, dive deep beneath the layers of the Chakra system, connect with like-minded individuals, build community and a spiritual sangha, explore the lush land of Colombia and create an unforgettable experience.
To reserve your space a $300.00 nonrefundable deposit is requested.
Triple occupancy = $990
Double occupancy = $1390
Single occupancy = $1690
Space is limited to 14 guests.
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For more information, schedule a call or provide your email below!
Are flights and additional excursions included?
Flights are not included in the retreat week price. The total cost of the retreat includes your hotel accommodation, all meals, all yoga and a massage!
Is pricing per person or per room?
The prices listed are per person ($990 a person, $1390 a person for a double, $1690 per individual for a single)
What are the nearest airports to the Gitana Del Mar Beach Resort?
Cartagena (4.5 from the resort)
Barranquilla (2.5 from the resort)
Santa Marta (1.5 from the resort)
We recommend flying into Cartagena to experience it's rich history & culture!
How do we get from the airport to the resort?
MarSol is the trusted shuttle service of Colombia. Have your Airb&b, hotel or hostel arrange for pick-up from MarSol the morning of the retreat. The MarSol shuttle will drop you off directly at the resort. We can also arrange private van service.
Do I need any vaccinations traveling to Colombia?
There are no mandatory vaccines traveling from the US to Colombia. If you are traveling from Colombia to Costa Rica afterwards, you will need a Yellow Fever vaccine.
I want to be in a triple occupancy but I am traveling solo. Can I be paired up?
Claro que si! Yes, we are happy to pair you up with others in a room.
I am traveling alone! Will I be able to meet up with other traveling guests at the airport?
Yes! We have a Facebook group for all booked guests and aim to connect everyone prior to their travel into Colombia so you can arrange meet ups and share shuttle/van service. We know traveling to a foreign country can be scary so we are here to guide you along the way!
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