"The Art of Ritual” Free People x Yogascapes Retreat
In this magical setting we will weave daily ritual into our lives, learning about time-honored local customs and world-wide traditions.
Nature Reserve of Grazalema, Cádiz, SpainYoga Retreat Language: English
FP Escapes – For the free spirits, the wanderlusters, and the girls who see possibility everywhere…
Free People and Yogascapes have teamed up to create FP Escapes, amazing wellness retreats designed for women to live freely & fully while exploring incredible corners of the world.
Join the FP Escapes team on a cultural and spiritual adventure in the heart of Andalucia.
On this retreat, we will study the art of ritual as a way to infuse our daily lives with meaning. We will explore the practice of morning routines, visit an Arabic Hammam to learn about self-care rituals, and discover local folklore.
Highlights include daily yoga, incredible food, excursions into local towns, flamenco and $500 worth of Free People product.
INFORMATION ABOUT THE HOUSE AND ITS SURROUNDINGSThe estate is 4 kilometers from the town El Gastor, known as the balcony of the The White Villages of Cádiz, due to it's altitude. The property is 250,000 square meters of land protected by automated security gates.
There are 5 clusters of small apartments or country homes that are separated from each other by large distances to ensure privacy. Each has it's own private pool with incredible views of the mountains.
There is a tennis court surrounded by trees and free parking at the homes. Yoga classes will be held in a spacious room with lots of light.
INFORMATION ABOUT ROOM AND BOARD
Shared rooms totally equipped in rural houses with firewood chimneys, air conditioning, fully equipped kitchens with microwave, conventional oven, ceramic hob, refrigerator, washing machine, and LED television. There´s free WiFi on all of the premises.
LOCATIONSAddress: Calle Parche, 26 11687 El Gastor Cádiz. Spain Cádiz
Distances: 1h 20 min Jerez airport. 1 hour 30 min Sevilla airport. 1h 50 min Malaga airport
Coordenates: 36.850107, -5.320290
FAQsHow can I get to the yoga retreat? The best option is to rent a car from the airport for your entire stay. It´s cheaper than a taxi and that way you can enjoy the freedom of transportation every day on the retreat.
I need a special diet, can you provide it? Of course! As long as you let us know before your arrival, we can prepare the diet you need. For example, if you are gluten intolerant, vegan, or have any other special diet needs.
What should I bring? Bring comfortable clothing for practicing yoga, a swimsuit, beach towel, sunscreen, and a yoga mat although we provide all yoga materials.
PRICES FROM: $2,695 ($500 deposit)
Dates: September 25-October 1, 2016 (6 nights, 7 days)
Shared & Private Rooming Options
Led by Instructors Mischa Varmuza & Maggie Harrsen
(*)This is not a Lucia Yoga official Retreat. It is offered by Free People x Yogascapes using Lucia Yoga Retreat Center and facilities