Harmony Hill Retreat Center, Union, Wa
Bhakti Yoga Unveiled with Rob & Melissa Lundsgaard
Friday June 1st at 4pm - Sunday June 3rd at 1:30pm
This Advanced Training module combines meditation, asana, live music and kirtan to reveal the deeper meaning and relevance of Bhakti Yoga, commonly called the Yoga of Devotion, or the Way of Love. You will explore the richness of Bhakti Yoga, including various forms of devotion, through the traditional methods of satsang, insightful storytelling, movement, mantra and kirtan, inviting you to release inhibitions and deepen your heart connection to spirit. In addition, we’ll discuss practical examples of how to incorporate these methods into your personal practice.
If in 300 Hr. Advanced Training Program: $450
Others: $750, includes 6 meals, two nights accommodations and 15 hours of training.
Open to any 200 hr RYT or advanced yoga practitioner.
Galapgagos Multisport & Yoga Retreat with Jeni Martinez
10 day Adventure: September 29 - October 8, 2018
This adventure is perfect for those who want to experience the incredible wildlife and scenery of the Galápagos Islands but prefer to sleep on shore – so your time on the water is limited to commuting between islands. Go ashore at the lesser-visited island of Isabela and spend your days with playful sea lions, giant manta rays, and the Galápagos giant tortoise. This adventure offers a great balance of guided excursions and free time – and optional activities abound.
Encounter incredible wildlife, snorkel and swim with sea turtles and manta rays
Cycle around Isabela Island, hike the Sierra Negra volcano
Visit the Charles Darwin Research Station
Practice yoga outdoors to enhance your adventure
Pay in full or put $250 down to reserve your place (includes non-refundable $100 admin) Additional payments of $1500 on January 30, 2018
and $1694 on May 30, 2018.
Is this trip for me?
This is an active retreat that requires physical exertion.
G Adventures for Good: Floreana Community Restaurants, Floreana Island
Visit to the Charles Darwin Research Station (Santa Cruz Island)
Highlands and wild tortoise excursion
Kayak and snorkel excursion
Snorkelling at Black Beach and Loberia (Floreana Island)
Biking excursion (Isabela Island)
Sierra Negra Volcano hike
Giant Tortoise Breeding Centre visit
Kayaking and snorkel excursion
Isabela Municipal Tax››
All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
Hotels (9 nights).
Meals: 9 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 2 dinners Allow $170-225 for meals not included.
Transportation: Plane, speed boat, van, pickup truck, local bus, panga.
Staff & experts: CEO/Naturalist Guide while in the Galápagos Islands (certified by the Galápagos National Park Authority), local G Adventures Rep in Quito.
What’s not included: airfare to and from Quito
Day 1 | Quito
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 | Quito/Santa Cruz Island
Fly to Santa Cruz and visit the Charles Darwin Research Station.
Day 3 | Santa Cruz Island
Visit the highlands of Santa Cruz to see the giant tortoise’s natural habitat. In the afternoon, kayak the Itabaca Canal and explore the lively underwater world with a mask and snorkel.
Day 4 | Santa Cruz Island/Floreana Island
Spend a free morning enjoying Santa Cruz, before crossing by speedboat to Floreana, where there are opportunities to swim and snorkel. In the afternoon enjoy an excursion to the highlands of Floreana.
Day 5 | Floreana Island
Enjoy a visit to Loberia, where there are opportunities to swim and snorkel. Opt to explore the area around Black Beach.
Day 6 | Floreana Island/Isabela Island
Morning speedboat ride boat to Isabela Island. Enjoy a kayak excursion near Tintoreras and then jump in for a snorkel nearby.
Day 7 | Isabela Island
Hike to Sierra Negra Volcano to see the second-largest crater in the world and enjoy a downhill bike excursion. Visit the Giant Tortoise Breeding Centre on the way back to town. Opt to take surfing lessons on the nearby beach.
Day 8 | Isabela Island/Santa Cruz Island
Free day to enjoy Isabela Island, choose from snorkeling, surfing or a variety of other activities before returning to Santa Cruz by speedboat.
Day 9 | Santa Cruz Island/Quito
Transfer across Santa Cruz Island to Baltra. Fly back to Quito.
Day 10 | Quito
Depart at any time. To fully experience this charming city, booking pre- or post-accommodation is highly recommended.