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The Island Retreat Eco-Sitio invites you to enjoy the wonders of a tropical paradise on a tour of self-discovery at a gorgeous island location. Nestled between the ocean and the tropical forest, relax in a guest house designed for wellness and relaxation with spa amenities at one of the most beautiful locations on Ilha Grande for five nights on this yoga retreat adventure.
Discover a holiday that blends yoga classes and relaxation with vibrant activities and tours throughout the day. Practice two daily yoga classes in a yoga sala designed to connect you with the outdoors. A gorgeous glass structure with ocean views built of Eucalyptus wood and bamboo details will delight your yoga practice as you connect with the rhythms and sounds of nature. Relax with a book, listen for the call of howler monkeys, parrots and red-ruffed fruit crows as you rejuvenate your daily routine and enjoy a unique getaway with natural sophistication and rustic elegance for a blissful wellness experience.
Island Retreat Eco-Sitio invites you to enjoy the wonders of a tropical paradise on a tour of self-discovery at a gorgeous location filled with natural beauty. Nestled in the tropical forest, a beautiful ocean view guest pousada with stunning views and a tropical forest back drop will be your home away from home for five nights.
The rooms are light and airy with modern elegance and rustic sophistication at a remote tropical island retreat location. Enjoy a peaceful beach a few steps away from your door and access to all main parts of the island by hikes and world class beaches just a boat ride away.
Accommodation is on a twin share basis and are based on single and double occupancy. If you are traveling alone, you will be paired with another traveler in the group of the same gender. A single supplement tour option is available.
The location is perched above Abraãozinho beach, a 10-minute boat ride from Abraão Village, the island’s main village. The village is also accessible by 25-minute walk on a path through the lush Atlantic rainforest passing beautiful beaches along the way. It is conceived around ecological concepts and practices consistent with the preservation of the Atlantic rainforest.
The property is constructed from recycled and certified wood, energy is derived from solar panels and a biologic filter system is used for water treatment and organic waste is composted. Careful landscaping preserves and develops countless native plant species. Everyone involved with the location, from builders to caretakers, are members of traditional families in the community and have an interest in the preservation of the local coastal culture, history and environment.
Take a dip in the tranquil waters of Abraãozinho bay. Savor a plate of grilled local fish served al fresco on the porch in the comfort of this hidden tropical oasis. The Sitio is described as ‘a slice of paradise’ and the private, hillside retreat will relax your senses as you enjoy rejuvenating yoga classes and all the joys of a wellness retreat in nature’s abundance.
Two healthy daily meals are included to encourage wellness for a healthy body and mind on the tour. Vegetarian and non-vegetarian options are available and the meals include fresh fruits, vegetables and locally sourced fish. The lunches will included when we are at our location or on the day tours in the local towns and restaurants (cost is extra) depending on the day’s activities and allows you freedom to choose your day.
The meals are created to be flavourful and often adventurous like the yoga tour, so expect to have some thrills and delights from the menu including fresh juices, delicious entrees and desserts for full enjoyment of your dining experience.
Green Stone Journeys creates a detox menu upon special request only or for custom-tours with a detox focus. The yoga adventure tours include healthy eating options with local food to enhance the travel experience and to explore the culinary culture of Brazil.
The tour begins with a pick-up and drop off in Rio de Janeiro at your hotel in Rio de Janeiro. We provide a transport service to and from Ilha Grande from the Rio de Janeiro city centre and Zona Sul area.
There are two airports in Rio de Janeiro. The international airport is Galeo - Antnio Carlos Jobim (GIG) in Brazil, and the airport close to the city center for national arrivals is Santos Dumont (SD).