Italian Summer Retreat
July 19-25, 2020
Join us for an unforgettable retreat in one of the most beautiful places in the world, the Amalfi Coast.
Relax your mind and body with daily yoga and meditation classes; grow your soul with conscious expanding workshops and spiritual guidance; feed your senses with local farm-to-table food, sunset dinners overlooking the coast, limoncello tasting, guided trips to nearby coastal towns, a hike into the beautiful Italian countryside, and more!
RETREAT AND LODGING
6 nigHTS ACCOMMODATION AT A PRIVATE VILLA
PRIVATE POOL OVERLOOKING THE ISLAND OF CAPRI
DAILY Brunch PREPARED AT THE VILLA (+ 3 DINNERS DESCRIBED BELOW)
daily YOGA and meditation CLASses
Philosophy of yoga and intuition developing workshops WITH OPTIONAL CE CREDITS FOR TEACHERS
ONE YOGA MAT to use at the retreat and keep + goodie bag
visit positano and amalfi coast by private boat
HALF DAY TRIP TO Sorrento and sunset dinner overlooking the coast
TOUR OF A CENTURY OLD ITALIAN FAMILY-RUN FARM WITH FOOD, WINE, AND LIMONCELLO TASTINGS, DINNER
hike AND SWIM AROUND Bagni della regina giovanna
1 DINNER COOKED BY A PRIVATE CHEF AT THE VILLA with wine
TRANSPORTATION TO AND FROM NAPLES TRAIN STATION(RESTRICTIONS APPLY)
intimate setting with maximum of 12 guests
Retreat and Lodging Option 1
Early Bird Special: $3,450, paid in full by March 15th
After March 15th: $3,650
Private room with one queen bed
and en suite private bath
Retreat and Lodging Option 2
Early Bird Special: $3,250, paid in full by March 15th
After March 15th: $3,450
Private room with one queen bed
and adjacent private bath
Retreat and Lodging Option 3
Early Bird Special: $2,800 per person/ $5,600 per couple, paid in full by March 15th
After March 15th: $2,950
Double occupancy with 2 full size beds and private bath. Couples can share queen bed and private bath.
Daily Yoga Practice, Meditation, and Pranayama (Breath Work)
Daily 1.5 hour all-levels yoga class that includes meditation and pranayama. Students can expect guidance in exploring various modifications in order to make a posture and each class suitable to their personal capabilities and wishes.
Intuitive Development and Private Psychic/Mediumship Readings
Throughout the retreat we will have guided meditations and intuition developing discussions led by nationally recognized medium, psychic, and author, Bonni McCliss. Everyone will also have the option of scheduling a private reading with Bonni during your stay.
Yoga Philosophy Discussions and Continuing Education Credit
Each day, there will be a workshop diving deeper into the philosophy of yoga. There is the option to receive 30hrs continuing education credits for yoga teachers. It is recommended to bring a journal to write in if you plan to attend this portion of the retreat.
Arkansas Yoga Collective
Daily yoga, Meditation, workshops, and more
Each day, join nationally recognized and advanced trained teachers for yoga, meditation, and intuitive development training. Classes are all-levels and suitable for both beginners and experienced practitioners. All classes are included in the retreat package but optional. Private instruction and psychic/mediumship readings are available as an add-on to the retreat. Please let us know if you would like more information on scheduling additional instruction/guidance.
The Retreat Center
For 6 nights and 7 days, we will retreat in a private villa that overlooks the Bay of Naples and the Island of Capri. Set in the Amalfi countryside, the villa is surrounded by two acres of olive and fruit trees. Expansive terraces set beside a large pool provide panoramic views of the countryside. Numerous French doors lead outside from the living areas and bedrooms, giving you the opportunity to meander seamlessly between the comforting interior and the refreshing outdoors.The villa has 3 levels with large spaces to gather for community meals, yoga, and discussions, and private spaces for personal retreat and recovery. Bedrooms have private bathrooms and can accommodate both single and double occupancy.
Grow and Play
Daily yoga, meditation, and pranayama
Yoga philosophy discussions poolside (with optional teacher training credits)
Day trip to Sorrento for shopping and a sunset dinner that overlooks the coast
Your own private boat ride along the Amalfi Coast toexperience the colorful palate of this area and the small villages along the way
Tour of a local lemon grove for limoncello tasting and a farm-to-table dinner
Hike along scenic coastal cliffs and swim amongst ancient ruins
PRIVATE BOAT RIDE ALONG THE AMALFI COAST
SWIM AMONGST ANCIENT RUINS
TASTE LOCAL FLAVORS
DAY TRIP TO SORRENTO
HIKE THE ITALIAN COUNTRYSIDE
DINE WITH SPECTACULAR VIEWS
In addition to daily yoga and meditation classes, we are offering outings to nearby cities and special events to help you make the most of your trip. ALL ARE INCLUDED IN YOUR RETREAT PACKAGE!
nonrefundable $1,000 deposit due upon registration
full payment due by may 15th, 2020
You will have one open day during your stay. The easily accessible location of the villa allows for addtional activities that you can visit during your off time, including a day trip to Pompeii for a guided tour or taking a ferry to the island of Capri. There are also nearby hiking trails and many cities you can explore. These excursions are not included in retreat packages but we are happy to help you make the arrangements.