Five day Yoga and Surf retreat
Yoga In Nicaragua
Teacher: Zivile Pupinyte Skiles
Yoga In Nicaragua is extremely excited to offer this five day all inclusive yoga/surf retreat on the lush, high desert hillsides outside of Playa Guasacate, Nicaragua. This five day retreat is an excellent quick getaway for those looking to recharge with a daily Yoga practice, surf of the early season Pacific ocean swells and enjoy the warm gentle breeze while overlooking the rolling plains unto the sea.
OCEANS AWAY retreat is open to all experience levels and is geared to those interested in practicing Anusara style yoga in a beautiful, natural setting. We will work daily on an alignment based yoga practice that is designed to help heal, strengthen and broaden the individual. Whether you are moving towards a new level of understanding of your practice, setting the foundation for a lifetime of health or working through an injury, this retreat setting is perfect for those in the mood to relax, surf or set a new standard for themselves.
ABOUT YOUR TEACHER
Your Certified Yoga Teacher, Zivile Pupinyte Skiles will be with you during your entire visit. Through alignment based yoga classes, offered twice daily, 'Z' will guide you to discover something new about your physical body, connecting deeper to your breath and opening the abundance of space that exists within you. Through Asana and meditation you can deepen your practice, reconnect to yourself, the earth and those around you. All daily classes are an invitation to those participating and not a requirement. It is YOUR vacation!
You will stay in a modern hotel with a variety of sleeping options for those traveling on their own or with family and friends. Perched atop the quiet hills outside Las Salinas, Tola, this private hotel setting will immerse you in the wonders of nature. Surrounded by birds, monkeys and free roaming horses, this intimate home like setting lends itself to relaxation and invigoration.
Yoga and meditation practices will be held outside on a custom built covered platform overlooking the hills while meals will be served at large family style table in an open air common area steps away from the infinity pool with views of the ocean. You can look forward to beach bonfires, immaculate star gazing and the ability to take nature walks in the rolling hills as well as Zen inducing strolls on the beach.
Las Salinas, Tola Nicaragua is 2.5 hours from the capital city, Managua. Surrounded by small towns, a local fishing community and miles of sprawling beach known as Playa Guasacate.
Nicaragua has become better known as a safe and exciting tourist destination, untouched and unparalleled in Central America. Famous for it's flora and fauna as well as rugged and diverse landscape from volcanoes to lakes, rivers to oceans, wildlife, culture and historic colonial cities. Today, Nicaragua attracts tourists from all over the world that seek to find undeveloped natural surroundings. Playa Guasacate is home to the world famous Popoyo Surf break and also one of Nicaragua’s most pristine beaches.
ACCOMMODATION & PRICING
- Luxury Bungalow w/ 2 Queen beds + private bath - $1,250 per person ($2,400 when booked for 2 people, $1,200 per person) when booked before January 1, 2017. Regular price $1,350 per person ($2,600 when booked for 2 people, $1,300 per person)
- Deluxe Room w/ 3 full beds + private bath - $1,050 per person ($3,000 when booked for 3 people, $1,000 per person) when booked before January 1, 2017. Regular price $1,150 per person ($3,300 when booked for 3 people, $1,100 per person)
5 night accommodation in the room of your choice
2 yoga classes/guided meditations daily
3 nutritious meals a day
Fresh fruit smoothies, juices, local coffee and filtered water
Transportation to and from the Managua airport (MGA)
1 complimentary massage
1 complimentary facial reflexology treatment
1 surf lesson
Tour of local fishing village Astillero
Guided trips to the tidal pools
17% Nicaragua sales tax
WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED
Airfare into Nicaragua
Travel insurance (highly recommended)
Additional spa services and surf lessons
Tips and gratuities
HOW DO I GET THERE?
Please book your flight into Augusto C. Sandino International Airport (MGA) in Managua. Airport entrance tax for visitors to Nicaragua is $12 USD. Your complimentary shuttle pick-up/drop off will be arranged for this location.
**If you need help with flights, please email us, we will be happy to assist.
This Retreat is open to anyone.
A non-refundable $500 USD deposit is required to secure your space.
Full payment is due no later than 14 days prior to arrival.
In the event that Yoga In Nicaragua must cancel the retreat at any point, a full refund will be issued including your deposit.