Yoga & Kirtan Weekend Retreat
in Villanueva de la Vera(Cáceres)
16th – 18th June 2017
Spend this marvelous weekend with us!! This retreat is the perfect combination of yoga, relaxation and nature. We have chosen for our retreat the incomparable settings of “La Vera”.
Villanueva de la Vera is a place full of contrast, with a great diversity of landscape as well as beautiful natural swimming pools, called “gargantas” in Spanish. The architecture in Villanueva is one of the best preserved in the area of “La Vera” and this picturesque village was declared historical and artistic site in 1982.
What will you find in this retreat?
- Hatha Yoga practices: Asanas (yoga poses); pranayamas (breathing exercises), yoga nidra (relaxation), meditation and kirtan (singing of mantras).
- Nature: Free time to explore and enjoy the surroundings. Easy hiking in the area, etc.
- Acommodation: We will stay at a privileged place “Sakura Vera”. A peaceful and beautiful rural house in the outskirts of the village. The house offers all facilities, different areas where you can read, relax and enjoy the wonderful views. An ideal setting for reflection, meditation, and to spend time far from the noisy and crowded city.
The retreat includes two nights in a double room with private bathroom.
- Food: Home-made vegetarian meals. * Important: Please tell us in advance about any special dietary requirements that you have (diabetic, intolerant to gluten, lactose, allergic, etc). Please tell us as soon as possible.
The yoga teachers are all qualified and experienced. Aksara is a hatha yoga teacher trained in the Satyananda tradition with 20 years of experience in yoga. Susana is a hatha yoga teacher trained in school of yoga G.F.U and in the Satyananda tradition too. She has 12 years of experience in teaching.
Arrival: Friday 16th June between 17.30 and 19.30. The program will start at 20.00. The retreat will finish on Sunday 18th June after lunch.
What to bring
Please bring your own mat if you can. Please let us know in case you don’t have one, so we’ll arrange one for you. You can also bring a small blanket or shawl to cover yourself during relaxation. It is necessary to take comfortable clothes with you for the yoga practice, shoes for easy hiking, and something warm for the evening and morning.
Price per person in a double room: 145 euros
Price per person in a single room: Please enquire
Included: Accommodation, use of all the facilities of the place, homemade meals (dinner on Friday, breakfast, lunch and dinner on Saturday, and breakfast and lunch on Sunday) and all yoga and meditation classes.
Note: 50 euros deposit per person will be requested at the moment of booking. Final payment due 15th of May.
Full refund of the deposit up to 15th of May.
Accepted payment method
Bank wire transfer, paypal or cash
* Please contact us for more details
In N-V take exit at Km 148 direction Madrigal de la Vera. Once in Madrigal take direction Plasencia. 300 meters after a Repsol petrol station before entering in Villanueva de la Vera, turn left where you see the sigh to Vega la Barca. Drive for 4 kms and on the right side you will see the entrance to Sakura Vera.
For more information please contact us at:
You can also phone us at: 615475750
We will be happy to assist you.