Join Chicks On Waves for a week filled with yoga, surf, and sun. This active and healthy getaway will allow you to let out your adventurous side, stretch, have fun, and hang out with like-minded women. In this retreat, you will realize that yoga and surf is a perfect combination and a unique and empowering way to staying healthy and in shape. This is a retreat in which you’ll get to spend time in the water, but also a place for you to relax and make new friends who share your passions and interests.
During this retreat, you will be staying at One Life Lodge. The villa offers a fantastic view of the ocean and all rooms have private bathrooms and communal areas such as terraces and a big pool with sun loungers. The villa is in walking distance to the beach.
Yoga The yoga that you will practice in the mornings or afternoons is entirely designed to stretch and strengthen your body for the surfing. It is one hour of pure relaxation to start or finish the day with. Chicks on Waves believes yoga will improve your surfing in various ways.
Surf Chicks on Waves offers personal surf coaching to small groups for quick learning. The coaches are passionate surfers with great experience and knowledge of the region and types of waves. They will also be your guide for the journey and take you around for a tour so you can explore the area.
This retreat will take place in Burgau, a typical Portuguese fishermen’s village located in Algarve. It has several good fish restaurants and a stunning beach. It is a one-hour drive from Faro Airport (FAO) and three hours away from Lisbon Portela Airport (LIS).
There will be six breakfasts and five lunches included. All meals are healthy and made with organic products bought at the market.
During your free time, you can visit Lagos or Sagres, two small towns just 20-minute drive from Burgau. Chicks on Waves highly recommends a SUP (stand-up paddleboarding) tour to discover the amazing coastline of southern Algarve. You may also enjoy
an Ayurvedic massage on request for an additional cost.
Please book your flight to arrive at Faro Airport (FAO). Transfer from and to this airport is available upon request.
From Faro Airport (FAO), you can take a bus service to Lagos.
If you’re traveling by train, you can take a service to Lagos and catch a bus from there to Salema.