"I would return to ALL of Chaya's yoga retreats if it was possible, I guarantee you will 100% love every single second, it was a life changing 10 days for me, in so many ways." - Lisa Cuerden 2016. More guest reviews.
|Location||Ashwem, Goa, India|
|Open||25 March to 5 April 2017|
|Activities||Vinyasa-inspired yoga and Yin yoga|
|Prices||£1,595 all inclusive per person, based on two sharing, excl flights|
|Ideal for||Yoga - Masage treatments - Swimming - Excursions - Solo Travellers|
|Contact||> See their website for more info
> Ring UK mobile +44 (0)7866 368 798
|Offer||Mention Neal's Yard Holidays to receive 10% discount, plus one free treatment of choice. Note, one discount applies at any one time.|
Chaya Yoga Retreats: This magical 10 day wellbeing and yoga retreat is a true game-changer. With beautiful yoga led by Annie Clarke, set in Conde Nast award-winning lux villa Kaju Varo, with gourmet plant-based menus, inspiring workshops and healing treatments - all designed to help you find your flow, in this retreat of a life-time.
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Private, exclusive eco-lux villa complex set amongst shady cashew and mango groves and minutes from stunning Ashwem beach. 1 hour from Dabolim airport.
Each day will start with a 2-hour Vinyasa-inspired yoga class and a gentle 90 minute practice in the evening, followed by a meditation and pranayama. Every other day there is a yin class in the evening.
A healing massage is included in the retreat as well as a trip to the lively local night market. Further treatments and excursions can be arranged, such as the spice farm, Old Goa and the local natural perfumer in the fascinating local market town.
Price: £1,595 all inclusive per person based on two sharing. Includes transfers, full board with healthy delicious menus, twice daily yoga, unlimited fresh coconuts, teas and fresh fruits, a healing massage and a trip to the night market. Not including flights.
For more details see above web link, and link to check availability by email, or phone.
Kaju Varo is a beautiful, private, eco-lux villa complex set amongst shady cashew and mango groves with two pools. Each individually designed room is a peaceful, zen-like haven, with air conditioning and a luxury private bathroom, some with outdoor showers.
Food is delicious and freshly prepared. It's alkaline, vegetarian, with some local fish available.
Adults only retreat.
What can I do?
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How ethical is the holiday?
- Acts with respect, honesty and fairness towards guests and staff
- Is owned by locals
- Employs locals
- Uses an ethical bank
- Fosters real relationships between guests and locals and ensures that the local community benefits
How environmentally-friendly is the holiday?
- Recycles all recyclable waste
"The Chaya retreat was a life saver. The 10 days rebooted my life. The space it gave my mind to rest and recharge, the reinvigoration from the yoga to energise my body and the warmth and kindness of the teachers was just the cotton wool I needed to be wrapped in. A wonderful place to be." - Victoria Saunders. 2015
“The Chaya retreat was one of the most special experiences of my life. The trip was a beautiful journey which has left me feeling refreshed and inspired." - Olivia Wood, 2014
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