A link to reset your password has been sent to your email

6 Day Exclusive Yoga Retreat Amidst a Bird Sanctuary Near Tranquil Lake in Wirawila, Sri Lanka

Flameback Eco Lodge, Weerawila Estate, Wirawila, Sri Lanka

Rejuvenating Yoga Retreat Sri Lanka

Flameback Eco Lodge together with experienced yoga teacher Jessamin, bring a whole new experience to the holistic art of yoga by hosting five exclusive retreats throughout the year with a focus on luxury and relaxation, bringing Sri Lankan yoga retreats to a whole new perspective.

Indulge in a journey of relaxation, wellbeing and delicious culinary delights that will energize your mind and body. While you reel in the tranquil lush surroundings of the bird sanctuary and magnificent lake, Jessamin will assist you to get your mind & body into a peaceful balance.

Meet the instructors

Jessamin
Read more

Highlights

  • Twice daily yoga
  • 1 60-minute spa treatment
  • Palmyrah weaving session with local artist
  • Village tour and experience curd making session
  • Daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner
  • 5 nights accommodation
  • Cooking demo

Skill level

  • Beginner
  • Intermediate

Yoga styles


6 days with instruction
Group size: Maximum of 6 participants
Airport transfer available:
Bandaranaike International Airport (US$130 per person)
Airport transfer available:
Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport (US$10 per person)
Hide all

Accommodation

Check-in Time:
13:00
Check-out Time:
11:00

Facilities

  • Spa
  • Swimming pool (outdoor)
  • Air-conditioned rooms
  • Bar
  • Barbeque facilities
  • Dining area
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Garden
  • Lobby
  • Lounge
  • Meditation garden
  • Multilingual staff
  • Poolside bar
  • Restaurant
  • Smoke-free property
  • Special menu request
  • Terrace
  • Yoga deck
  • Currency exchange
  • Free bicycle
  • Free parking
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet access
  • Ironing / ironing board
  • Library
  • Tour assistance
  • Wireless internet
  • Outdoor shower

Each of the seven luxury tented lodges reflect exquisite indigenous heritage of the eco-kissed mesmerizing surroundings. The rustic appeal is thenceforth complimented with understated elegance and modern conveniences. These air-conditioned tented eco lodges are privately located pods hidden in a luscious garden, bordering an enchanted lake.

Each lodge allows guests to be in close contact with nature and the great outdoors, without losing an element of luxury and comfort. You will have nothing less than viewing pleasure from the privacy of your elevated teak sun deck within our luxurious glamping escapade.

The deluxe luxury lodges each boasts of:

  • Spacious 420 square feet South African made tented lodge, entwined with teak rustic furniture and luxurious amenities
  • A private, wooden deck with a direct view of the lake
  • A King-sized teak bed adorned by a 12 inches mattress and duvet
  • Split type air-conditioning
  • Tea / Coffee making facility
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Safe deposit box
  • Telephone and IDD Facility (provided on request)
  • Wi-Fi facility
  • Writing table with International multi-socket
  • 24-hour power supply with hot and cold water
  • Other amenities: Bathrobe and slippers, toiletries, hairdryer, shaver socket

Program

Indulge in a journey of relaxation, wellbeing, and delicious culinary delights that will energize your mind and body. While you reel in the tranquil lush surroundings of the bird sanctuary and magnificent lake, Jessamin will assist you to get your mind and body into a peaceful balance.

Day 1

  • 13:00 onwards Welcome and check-in at the hotel and proceed for lunch
  • 14:00 - 16:00 Free time to familiarize and enjoy the hotel and surroundings
  • 16:00 Welcome session with yoga instructor, Jessamin, over tea served at the mud house by the lake
  • 18:00 - 19:15 Sunset yoga session in the garden pavilion
  • 19:30 onwards Welcome cocktail/mocktail and candle-lit dinner in the restaurant

Day 2

  • 06:00 - 07:15 Sunrise yoga session in the open-deck overlooking the lake
  • 07:30 - 10:00 Breakfast at the restaurant
  • 10:00 - 12:00 Leisure time (enjoy the pool, book library, or spa)
  • 12.30 - 13:45 Experience a live traditional cookery demonstration by a local village lady, and enjoy scrumptious Sri Lankan lunch at the traditional mud house by the lake
  • 13:30 - 16:00 Leisure time (enjoy the pool, book library, bird watching, nature trail, or the spa)
  • 16:00 - 17:30 A bird watching nature trail around the lake with in-house naturalist
  • 18:00 - 19:15 Sunset yoga session in the garden pavilion
  • 19:30 onwards Dinner at the restaurant

Day 3

  • 06:00 - 08:15 Sunrise yoga session overlooking the lake (longer session to compensate for evening)
  • 11:00 - 12:00 Leisure time (enjoy the pool, book library, bird watching, nature trail, or the spa)
  • 12.00 - 13:30 Enjoy lunch in the open air restaurant
  • 14:00 - 18:30 Embark on a game drive to Uda Walawe National Park accompanied by your in-house game ranger to sight the magnificent elephants in their natural habitat
  • 19:00 onwards Dinner at the restaurant

Day 4

  • 06:00 - 07:15 Sunrise yoga session in the open-deck overlooking the lake
  • 07:45 - 10:30 Village tour with Farmer’s brunch/In-lieu of breakfast
  • 11:00 - 16:00 Leisure time at the hotel and enjoy lunch at your leisure (a complimentary 60-minute spa treatment can be arranged at anytime convenient time during your stay)
  • 16:00 Palmyrah weaving session with local village expert and make your very own souvenir handicraft
  • 18:00 - 19:15 Sunset yoga session in the garden pavilion
  • 19:30 onwards Dinner at the restaurant

Day 5

  • 06.00 - 07:15 Sunrise yoga session in the open deck overlooking the lake
  • 07:30 - 10:30 Breakfast at the restaurant
  • 10.00 - 17.00 Leisure time (enjoy the pool, book library, bird watching, nature trail, or the spa)
  • 18.00 - 19:15 Sunset yoga session in the garden pavilion
  • 19:30 onwards Farewell campfire and dinner under the stars

Day 6

  • 06:00 - 07:15 Sunrise yoga session in the open deck overlooking the lake
  • 08:30 - 10:30 Breakfast at the restaurant
  • 11:00 Proceed to check-out

Included excursions

The price includes:

  • A game drive to Uda Walawe National park to experience the magnificent elephants in their natural habitat with in-house game ranger.
  • Live cookery demonstration followed by a traditional Sri Lankan lunch by the lake.
  • Village tour to experience curd making and a scrumptious farmer’s brunch.
  • Palmyrah weaving session with a local arctician.
  • A bird watching nature trail experience with in-house naturalist.

Instructors

Jessamin

Retreat location

Flameback Eco Lodge is nestled within the Weerawila Bird sanctuary located in southern Sri Lanka, southwest of the Yala National Park. At an altitude of 20 meters above sea level and consisting of wetlands and reservoirs, Weerawila attracts a diverse range of bird species each year to roost and nest.

Being aptly located alongside the Weerawila (tank) reservoir within the sanctuary, Flameback Eco Lodge wondrously attracts thousands of local and migratory birds who roam across the sanctuary, which is home to both aquatic bird species and jungle dwelling birds.

An authentic experience awaits you in Weerawila, unbridled with the charm of an idyllic fishing village, away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Quiet and tranquil, this small town is conveniently located and is central to some of the most renowned wild life parks anc cultural heritage site of Sri Lanka.

Food

The in-house restaurant standing on a raised platform extending to a wooden deck looking out on to the lakes, offers an arresting fusion of International and traditional local cuisine inclusive of dishes made from appetizing organic ingredients, vegetable, fruit and grain sourced from the local community, cultivated under highly controlled hygienic environs, passionately designed by your Head Chef.

Whether it’s a typical western or an authentic Sri Lankan meal, you’ll end the day under the stars to savor the fine dining experience of selecting from a variety of specialty a-la carte menus in the restaurant. A well stocked bar with fine wines and fresh juices are available to compliment your dining experience.

The following meals are included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Drinks

The following drinks are included:

  • Water
  • Tea

The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:

  • Vegetarian
  • Vegan
  • Gluten Free
  • Raw food
  • Regular (typically includes meat and fish)
  • Seafood
  • Whole food
  • Yogic
  • Other dietary requirements on request
If you have special dietary requirements it's a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation

Things to do (optional)

  • Game drive to Yala/Lunugamvehera National park accompanied by your in-house ranger (SGL 70.00 DBL 55.00 TPL 50.00 per pax).
  • Game drive to Bundala National Park accompanied by in-house ranger (SGL 60.00 DBL 45.00 TPL 40.00 per pax).
  • Tour to experience a blend of wildlife and heritage visiting the ancient monastery of Sithulpawwa situated adjacent to the Yala National Park (SGL 45.00 DBL 30.00 TPL 20.00 per pax).

Treatments

  • Full Body Massage 6000 LKR (1 hour)
  • Back and Neck Massage 3500 LKR (30 mins)
  • Foot Massage 3500 LKR (30 mins)
  • Head and Shoulder Massage 3500 LKR (30 mins)
  • Full Leg Massage 3500 LKR (30 mins)
  • Face Massage 2500 LKR (20 mins)
  • Pedicure 2500 LKR (30 mins)
  • Manicure 2500 LKR (30 mins)

What's included

  • 5 nights accommodation in a lake-view deluxe lodge
  • Twice daily yoga sessions with experienced international yoga teacher, Jessamin
  • Live cookery demonstration followed by a traditional Sri Lankan lunch by the lake
  • Village tour to experience curd making and a scrumptious farmer’s brunch
  • A game drive to Uda Walawe National Park to experience the magnificent elephants in their natural habitat with in-house game ranger
  • Palmyrah weaving session with a local arctician
  • A bird watching nature trail experience with in-house naturalist
  • 1 60-minute spa treatment
  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • 20% off any further spa treatments

What's not included

  • Flights
  • Transfers to the hotel (can be arranged on request)
  • Beverages and any meals outside the meal plan (breakfast, lunch, and dinner)

How to get there

Recommended Airports

Via road

  • Distance from Colombo:

254 kilometers via Southern Expressway - Tangalle - Hambanota (3 hours 30 minutes)

  • Distance from Katunayaka Airport:

277 kilometers via Southern Expressway – Tangalle - Hambanyota (3 hours 50 minutes)

  • Distance from Mattala International Airport

Hambantota: 27 kilometers (28 minutes)

  • Distance from Weerawila Domestic Airport

Weerawila: 4 kilometers (5 minutes)

Airport: Bandaranaike International Airport Airport transfer available: Bandaranaike International Airport (US$130 per person) Additional charges may apply. You can request this in the next step.
Airport: Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport Airport transfer available: Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport (US$10 per person) Additional charges may apply. You can request this in the next step.

Cancellation Policy

  • A reservation requires a deposit of 20% of the total price.
  • The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.
  • The rest of the payment should be paid 30 days before arrival.
6 days / 5 nights
from --

Availability

Arrival: Monday April 5, 2021
Departure: Saturday April 10, 2021

Select your package:

For this organizer you can guarantee your booking through BookYogaRetreats.com. All major credit cards supported.

Why choose BookYogaRetreats.com

Best Price Guaranteed
5406 Yoga Retreats Worldwide
Friendly and Fast Customer Service
Offers for every budget
Don't miss out, join our mailing list and get updates & special offers!
Served by www:8000

Logging out

of Tripaneer websites