LUXURY YOGA RETREAT IN MYKONOS GREECE:

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GREECE YOGA RETREAT DATES:

 

17-24 May 2015

6-13 June 2015

19-26 September 2015

 

DAILY ITINERARY:

8:30 – 10am:

10 – 11am:

11am – 6pm:

6 – 7pm:

Evening:

Active Vinyasa flow yoga class 

Breakfast

Free time, pool, beach, town, spa, water sports

Restorative Yin yoga class

Dinner in Mykonos town or beach restaurant

 

ABOUT OUR MYKONOS YOGA RETREATS:

 

This is your quintessential Greek island escape!

 

What type of yoga holiday is it?

 

If you’re looking for a break from your busy life and need some time to recharge, but don’t really want to be on a remote yoga retreat far away from everything, our Mykonos yoga holiday is right for you. It has just the perfect balance – there’s plenty to see and do, and there’s also plenty of quiet time and space to relax.

 

We'll stay at a gorgeous 5* hotel on the beach, enjoy delicious meals and spa treatments, we’ll offer up day trips and group dinners, but completely up to you how you'd like to spend your time.

 

What to expect?

 

-  Top quality yoga classes twice a day with amazing views out to sea

-  A superb 5* hotel right on the beach and spacious seaview rooms

-  Delicious healthy meals at the best restaurants on the island

-  One of the top-rated spas in Greece

-  A daily thalasso-therapy treatment on us

-  Charming town lined with cafés and boutique shops

-  Stunning beaches

-  Plenty of activities and day trips

-  An easygoing group

-  No rules, we eat what we like, we enjoy a glass of wine, and everything is optional

-  Personalized service with two Yoga Escapes reps on location

 

Trendy, fashionable and beautiful – Mykonos is absolutely picture-perfect.  And we’ll be there to take care of all your needs, plan groups dinners, and show you all our favorite places! Contact us or book your place – we're here to help.

 

What style of yoga classes, and can I join if I’m a beginner?

 

Sure! We have all yoga levels on our retreats from beginners to advanced, and Holly Warren our yoga teacher will modify each pose so you can practice at your own pace. Holly is absolutely fantastic, she has over 20 years of experience and teaches people to become yoga teachers. So you’ll most definitely learn a lot from her and you’ll surely see an improvement in your own practice.

 

She’ll teach a Vinyasa flow class in the morning, which is quite active and invigorating, and a heavenly restorative Yin yoga class in the evening with a longer relaxation. All on a lovely terrace in the shade of a Greek church, with spectacular views out to sea.

 

Come along even on your own – we welcome solo travelers!

 

Our groups are small, normally 10-12 people, and we welcome solo travelers – on average about half of the people on our yoga retreats come on their own. We have people joining us from all over the world – many European countries, the US and Canada, Australia, South Africa to name a few… and we love to learn from each other.

 

We've included plenty of details below about the hotel, about Mykonos, and activities during the week, but feel free to contact us directly with any questions or to book your place.

 

 

LUXURY ACCOMMODATION:

 

We are hosting our yoga retreat at the 5-star Myconian Imperial Hotel & Thalasso Spa:

 

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We tried out numerous hotels in Mykonos before settling on this one – it is truly wonderful! A member of The Leading Hotels Of The World, the Myconian Imperial Hotel & Thalasso Spa is located directly on Elia beach, one of the most beautiful spots on Mykonos. The hotel is an easy commute into town, with regular shuttle service throughout the day.

 

It has its own private beach (and you can find many of us there during the day!), a thalasso-therapy center (and yes we go there often as well, you get a complementary daily treatment on us), two outdoor pools and a health center.

 

Not to mention the spa facilities: sauna, jacuzzi, steam room, two indoor heated pools, aromatherapy services, massages, facials, manicures and pedicures. It’s been voted one of the top spas in Greece – definitely worth a treat.

 

We’ll stay in spacious Deluxe Seaview rooms with gorgeous views, and they’ll come by and clean your room twice a day. There are also several restaurants at the hotel including a fine-dining Greek restaurant, poolside lunch service, an international cuisine option, a restaurant offering grilled meat and seafood, and a low-key outdoor cocktail bar.

 

 

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ABOUT MYKONOS:

 

Mykonos is known worldwide for its jet-setting crowd, but there’s so much more to this lovely island. We know it well and will be happy to give you all sorts of recommendations:

 

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There are over 20 gorgeous beaches, some with umbrellas and sunbeds, and some more secluded – many are worth a day trip. And a trip to Mykonos is not complete without a visit to the charming main town – a maze of narrow streets and white-washed houses right by the sea. It’s quiet during the day, perfect for boutique shopping. And in the evening, the town comes alive with locals and tourists taking a stroll and sitting outside the restaurants and cafés. The sunsets overlooking the famous Little Venice near the windmills are magical – another must.

 

We love to eat well, and Mykonos has fantastic food! It's super fresh and healthy – your typical Mediterranean diet. We’ll take you to the most delicious restaurants in town and on the beach. And for those who have some energy left after dinner, there’s something for everyone, from cozy cafés by the sea to bustling bars with all the latest hits. We’ll even go dancing one evening for those who want to experience the fun Mykonos nightlife! 

 

 

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ACTIVITIES AND EXCURSIONS:

 

Some of us love to just lounge on the beach, but if you want a break from your sunbed, here are some options:

 

 
 

GREECE YOGA RETREAT PRICES:

 

17-24 MAY & 19-26 SEPTEMBER 2015:

 

Price per person in a shared room:   UK £ 1190

Price for a single-occupancy room:   UK £ 1490

 

6-13 JUNE 2015:

 

Price per person in a shared room:   UK £ 1295

Price for a single-occupancy room:   UK £ 1590

 

Check the price in your local currency here: Currency Converter

 

PRICE INCLUDES:

 

  • Morning and evening yoga classes
  • Luxury accommodation in Deluxe Seaview rooms at the 5* Myconian Imperial hotel
  • Transfers between the airport/port and the hotel

  • Gourmet buffet breakfast
  • daily thalasso-therapy treatment at the hotel's spa
  • Private beach with beds and umbrellas free of charge

  • Free hotel shuttle service to Mykonos town throughout the day until 1am 

  • Wi-fi internet access throughout the hotel
  • Yoga mats
  • All taxes
  • Access to yoga teacher throughout the day for any yoga-related questions
  • A second Yoga Escapes rep on location to plan excursions and dinners, and troubleshoot any issues

 

GETTING TO MYKONOS:

 

We strongly suggest booking your flights in advance – airline prices increase substantially as the dates approach.

 

Mykonos can be reached either by airplane or boat. Some airlines fly directly to Mykonos only on certain days of the week. If direct flights are not available, an alternative is to fly to Athens and then take a fast boat or internal flight to Mykonos on Olympic Air or Aegean Airlines (40 minute flight). Once in Mykonos, your transfer to the hotel will be waiting to meet you.

 

Plan to arrive at some point on the first day, yoga classes will start the next morning. 

If you wish to arrive earlier or stay longer, please let us know, we can help arrange that with the hotel.

 

BY AIR:

The airlines below have direct flights to Mykonos from several European cities:

 

Easyjet, Thomson, Air Berlin, FlyNiki, Vueling, Meridiana, Blu-express, Condor, TUIfly, Germanwings, JetairFly, Lauda, Transavia, Aegean Airlines, Olympic Air

 

BY BOAT:

There are daily fast catamaran boats from the port of Rafina (closest to Athens airport). The trip takes approximately 2 hours. There are also boats from port of Piraeus in Athens city center: from here the trip takes approximately 5 hours by ferry, or 3-4 hours by high-speed boat. For all boat schedules visit the Greek Travel Pages website.  

 

RESERVATIONS:

 

If you would like to join us on a Mykonos yoga retreat, please contact the Yoga Escapes team to reserve your spot.

Please note that space is limited.

 

 

IN THE PRESS:

 

We're proud to have been featured in several magazines, here's what they're saying about us:

 

OM Yoga magazine

AFAR travel website

Breaking Travel News website

Elle magazine

Lifestyle magazine

 

 

Egypt Red Sea:

17-24 April 2015

 

Crete, Greece:

2–9 May 2015

3–10 October 2015

 

Mykonos, Greece:

17-24 May 2015

6-13 June 2015

19-26 Sept 2015

 

Sicily, Italy:

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