This is the perfect break for anyone looking for peace of mind through volcanic breathtaking nature. Based in Lanzarote, a unique all-year-around summer weather island, this retreat that combines self-awareness and exploration in order to disconnect and reconnect. We offer the perfect balance between resting and restoring and active holidays and wellbeing. We use active meditation techniques in nature, plus other activities like massages, etc. in our retreat house.
During this retreat, you will stay in a private room with en-suite bathroom. Kalindi Lanzarote is a rural retreat and bed and breakfast that offers private rooms with a double or two single beds or beds in a four-bed dormitory. The accommodation is very private with an en-suite bathroom, but you can always book a twin room if you are coming with a friend. Kalindi is a rustic, simple, and cozy guest house distinguished by a close and friendly service. They are driven by a passion for Lanzarote and the island's rhythm and lifestyle, and offers a communal kitchen and barbecue facilities, a shared terrace and landscaped gardens, an outside chill-out area with sofas and puffs, and a 15-person capacity yoga and exercise studio.
The Mindfulness, Yoga and Volcanic Hiking Retreat are designed and hosted by TheDetoxIsland, the biggest specialist in ongoing, year-round drop-in detox retreats in Europe. We developed a new way of hiking, recovered from the ancestor's way: the Mindful Hiking. You will have the chance to reset and get attuned to a mind-body-emotional level through a deep connection with nature, in silent sometimes, or through active meditation. The retreat is available all year round for solo traveler, couples, or groups. It takes place in Lanzarote, a super safe region within the EU. This will be a perfect destination for those who want to escape winter.
Enjoy a possibility to arrange a personalized program and schedule adjusted to your needs and goals. Additionally, there are plenty of low-cost airlines are connecting weekly Lanzarote to Europe for average 90 EUR return ticket. During this retreat, you will experience yoga in their different disciplines, meditation techniques, relaxation, and mindfulness, re-energizing massages, hiking rituals, and exercise close to the sea. Each program is different, but you will always work on the physical level by dealing with food disorders, lack of vitality, or aging fast, the emotional level by dealing with stress, anxiety, partner break-up, or lost in transition, and the mental level by dealing with midlife crisis, lack of motivation, or hyperactivity, among others factors in general. Lanzarote is the perfect place to take distance and clarify thoughts and plan actions
This is a typical timetable for a day that includes all the activities offered.
3 mindful guided hikes (3-4 hours lengh) based in different locations: 360º panoramic volcano peaks, clifts, black sand beach or desert. Lanzarote is a Biosphere Reserve, where 60% of its land is a natural park. We plan three different hikes with different landscapes depending as well on weather/climatic exposure. We use minfulness approach to connect with the surrounding nature.
This holiday will be held at Kalindi Lanzarote retreat in Lanzarote, Spain. Located in the town of Tao, Kalindi is an ideal spot to disconnect from your daily routine and reconnect with yourself - relaxing, enjoying nature, eating well, enjoying yourself, and learning new things. Kalindi is set in the countryside of the island’s unique volcanic landscape and offers communal kitchen and barbecue facilities, shared terrace, and landscaped gardens. It has gentle temperatures at any time of the year, it is very well connected and accessible with volcanoes, beautiful beaches, and an infinite sky. From the retreat, you can reach the most spectacular places in Lanzarote within 15 minutes.
We offer healthy breakfast with this retreat, to choose between sweet (fruit and yogurt with cereals) or savory (veg and cheese omelet). Any option goes with bred toasts with guacamole, cheese and jam, quince and goat cheese. The breakfast comes with freshly squeezed juice or smoothie, plus tea or coffee.
Because of the nature of the island, the four elements (water, fire, air, and earth) are very present. There is a volcanic fire within to open up and boost you, transform you. The island is surrounded by water to isolate you, at least 2000 kilometers away from your worries, duties, and affairs. Expanded by the air and the wide-open views: 180 to 360-degrees of panoramic vision from almost everywhere enables you to dream high. Looking the stars at night helps you in the search for vision. The island also has good weather all year round, the average temperature is 24 degrees Celsius average yearly. This program combines perfectly well with other excursions, giving the time to explore by yourself the island or just relax in the rural retreat, reading, chatting with other guests. Kalindi just provides the conditions and the atmosphere, you take as much as you need or want. They also give you a 45-minute briefing next day of your arrival on what to see and do in Lanzarote. -Cooking workshops This workshops support self-sufficiency, a healthy figure, organic produce, and the varied culinary styles the world has to offer. So if you fancy improving your diet or your culinary repertoire, with these workshops you can learn how. Whether that’s making vegetable milk, gluten-free pizza, and bread, energetic smoothies, or even raw vegan meals, you will wake your appetite. -Surfing Lanzarote is said to be the Hawaii of Europe. Comparisons aside, Lanzarote is, without a doubt, one of the best places to try surfing. Whether you’re a beginner looking to take a week out or someone looking to perfect your technique, let Kalindi be your base.
On the package of this retreat, you will enjoy a two-hour deep-tissue Swedish massage. You can also book another kind of massage after the hikes, like Watsu, Thai, Arun, or abdominal Mayan massage. Other massage services like Ayurvedic, Japenese Shiatsu, and sport massage for pain relief are available for an additional cost.
Please book your flight to arrive at Lanzarote Airport (ACE).
From Lanzarote Airport (ACE), you can rent a car from different companies. Prices change depending on the season, availability, and demand as well as the number of days you are going to rent and the category of the car. Usually, for a week rental, the lowest price can be around 12 EUR a day and the average around 20 EUR a day.
You can also reach the rural house by bus, however, the bus network and the connectivity among the different lines is not the best. To go from Lanzarote Airport (ACE) to Kalindi you have to take a bus to Arrecife and from the main terminal take another bus to Tao. From Tao bus station you have a 15-minute walk downhill to Kalindi.
Alternatively, you can easily get a taxi at the airport terminal any time. Kalindi is only 16 kilometers from the airport, usually a 20-minute drive. The taxi ride will cost your around 18 EUR one way.