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This sacred yoga retreat will take you into the valley of the Andes for pure yoga bliss and daily activities specially designed to enjoy a wellness travel experience in the region of the sacred Incas. Join for a program full of yoga, sacred inner discoveries, and healing ceremonies offering you the opportunity to connect with your self on a journey in the healing lands of the Andes.
During this retreat, you will stay in a lovely holistic lodge in a shared double room. The lodge has a gorgeous yoga room for a secluded yoga retreat experience and is also well located and has been selected for its comfort, style, and peaceful ambiance. The lodge is designed with holistic principles to enjoy daily yoga classes and connect you with nature and stunning views of the local region.
During this retreat, you will have the opportunity to enjoy a wellness experience, take a break from your regular routine, and enjoy a yoga retreat featuring daily yoga classes, a healing ceremony and free time to enjoy optional activities in the region. Each day you will combine relaxing yoga classes and leisure time to balance and center your travel experience to your preference.
The daily yoga classes are for all levels and encourage a practice in tune with each person’s own bodies and levels. You will begin and end your days with relaxation and meditation in this natural beautiful yoga space designed to connect you with your body, mind, and spirit in this calm and beautiful mountain region.
The yoga classes will be during the morning and evening with enough room for you to decide on your options throughout the day. On the last evening, a healing ceremony of the Sacred Valley will conclude the tour and take you back to Cusco for departure.
One guided excursion to the Sacred Valley in Machu Picchu is included in this retreat.
Founder of Green Stone Journeys, Tara is an environmental educator, a global traveler, and a Hatha yoga teacher. She worked as an adventure tour leader for over eight years for one of the largest global travel companies. Tara has a passion that brings the spirit of adventure to learning and enjoys bringing travel, yoga, and people together in amazing places.
Sherri Sim was born in Toronto, Canada and lived there most of her life until 2011, when she decided to travel and experience Peru. One year later, she had made it her home and has been living in the Sacred Valley ever since. She studied 200 hours of training in Ashtanga Vinyasa yoga in Cusco, Peru and is certified through Yoga Alliance.
Sandra Gallegos was born and raised in Lima, Peru. She is a certified yoga teacher who has studied with international teachers. She lived in Australia and studied international tourism on the Gold coast and stayed for five years while pursuing her yoga studies. Her yoga classes are a variety of styles with Ashtanga as her base. Her interest in Ayurvedic medicine also shapes her approach to teaching classes.
Mandy lives in Cusco, Peru her adopted home and is thrilled to live and work close to the Andes where she has been for over 15 years and has extensive expertise in the local region, South America and the travel industry. Originally from Toronto, Canada with a degree in environmental sciences, Mandy enjoys exploring the rich culture of Peru and sharing her knowledge of this amazing country.
This retreat will be held in the Scared Valley, Peru. Set your sights on the Andean horizon and take an adventure that blends rich Incan history, rain forests, mountains, desert, fresh water lakes and modern Lima all wrapped into one country. Peru has the lively culture of the Incas, expansive mountain horizons, cool coastlines, and cobblestone towns.
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During this retreat, you will be served three daily vegetarian meals. The food is locally sourced and based on Peruvian tradition. The meals are created to be flavorful and often adventurous like the yoga tour, so expect to have some thrills and delights from the menu including delicious entrees and desserts for full enjoyment of your dining experience in this retreat.
All meals will be prepared with special attention for healthy eating to encourage an experience of wholeness and wellness infused with local food from the Sacred Valley. Non-vegetarian options will also available for an additional cost.
During your free time, you may choose from a variety of local excursions and visit the highlights of the Sacred Valley region including historical and cultural tours to local communities to connect with the rich cultural heritage of this region. Activities also include city tours, horse-back riding, stand up paddle yoga, cooking workshops, and short hikes.
During this retreat, you may explore a large variety of healing therapies available to fill your days with rest and rejuvenation fro an additional cost.
Please book your flight to arrive at Alejandro Velasco Astete International Airport (CUZ). Airport transfers can be arranged on request for an additional cost.