ONE WEEK WITH US IN GUADELOUPE
DATES: February 8 - February 14, 2020
YOGA LEVEL: all levels are welcome
SURF LEVEL: open
Morning: Hatha, Ashtanga or Vinyasa Flow
LANGUAGE: Italian, English
ABOUT RETREAT, ACCOMMODATION, ITINERARY, AIRPLANE TICKETS
Open your heart, connect to your body, tap into your inner self.
Salute the Sun every day with an energizing yoga practice, jump in the water for a surf session, hike through the jungle, taste delicious food, meditate watching a breathtaking sunset, and learn about the vibrant culture of the island. Through a conscious and loving experience of Guadeloupe, every day will be an opportunity to explore your mind, your body and your spirit.
HOW TO GET TO GUADELOUPE:
Guadeloupe’s international airport is located in Pointe-a-Pitre. All our packages include airport transfer on your arrival and departure days. Below we gathered the most convenient flight information from Europe and North America.
Paris - Pointe-a-Pitre.
The least expensive flight from Europe will be through Paris. It is a direct flight, 7 hours and you are here. Suggested Airlines: Air France, Air Antilles.
From North America:
NYC - Pointe-a-Pitre.
Up until April 2019 Norwegian Airlines was running our favorite non stop flights from JFK to PTP. However in 2020 JetBlue will be taking control of the flight pattern starting in February. Direct 4 hour 25 min flight in comfortable JetBlue style. You can also fly from New York City to Miami International, spend a night out, and fly direct to Point-a-Pitre in the morning. There are flights to St Maarten from NYC, and from St Maarten to Guadeloupe. Suggested airlines for these routes are: American Airlines, Delta, JetBlue, Air France, Air Antilles.
Maimi - Pointe-a-Pitre.
There is a direct flight from Miami International Airport to PTP. Just under 3,5 hours. Suggested Airlines: Air France, Air Antilles.
Montreal - Pointe-a-Pitre.
There is a 4 hour 45 min flight from YUL to PTP via Air Canada.
WHAT’S INCLUDED IN THE PACKAGE:
Guadeloupe is a bit off the map for many travelers. At Surf Gwada we care about full immersion into the cultural life of the island. We help you to enjoy surfing, pristine beaches, jungles, beautiful people and the Caribbean lifestyle.
DAY ONE: pick up at the airport, retreat/yoga walk through welcome dinner, relax, meditation.
DAY TWO: morning flow, home made breakfast, snorkeling beach, lunch, swimming hole/waterfall hike, sunset flow at the beach, dinner.
DAY THREE: morning yoga, home made breakfast, morning surfing session (refreshments provided), lunch, coastal hike, off site meditation yin yoga, rejuvenating soak in mineral baths, dinner.
DAY FOUR: morning yoga, home made breakfast, jungle bathing practice, waterfall, visit to local chocolieter and brewery (lite bites), visit to creole museum and rum distillery, evening restorative yoga on beach, dinner.
DAY FIVE: morning flow, home made breakfast, visits to open air market and colonial fort, lite lunch, Volcano hike (snacks, fruit, and refreshments), coffee estate tour, dinner.
DAY SIX: morning yoga, home made breakfast, visit to 2nd rum distillery and cassava house, largest waterfall in the Caribbean, lunch, afternoon surf session, farewell dinner with party.
DAY SEVEN: morning flow/meditation, home made breakfast, transfer to the airport.
ABOUT YOGA TEACHERS
Filippo and Carolina are our Italian friends who share our ethos and vision of the world. Together, we have combined their love for yoga, water, and environmental consciousness, and we created this retreat for you.
ACCOMMODATION FOR YOGA RETREAT
Each package includes a seven day/six night stay at the luxurious Sunset Villas on Basse Terre. Sunset Bay is our gathering villa with a spacious deck for morning yoga sessions, open common area for relaxing time, and a billiard and ping pong table. The large kitchen is perfect for our dinners with an outdoor bar overlooking the sea. This villa has two floors and four rooms, three of them are private rooms with queen size beds and one with two twin beds. Sunset Palm villa is slightly smaller, has its own infinity pool and open kitchen. The common area is cozy and also overlooks the Caribbean Sea. This villa has three rooms: two private rooms and one room with three twin beds. Luxury amenities, a beautiful tropical garden. Towels and linens are provided.
PRICING FOR ISLAND IMMERSION YOGA RETREAT IN GUADELOUPE
Twin bed in a shared room for 1 person $1,520
Private room for 1 person $1,940
Private room for 2 people $2,880