Expert tip: This is one of the most popular yoga retreats offered in Dominican Republic.
Resolve to keep happy and healthy by taking off for 2 days, pampering on and off your yoga mat in the incredible Blue Bay Hotel in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic. The magic here emanates from the fusion sun, sand, mountainous landscapes of fruit fields and the flavors of international cuisine. The yoga program is inspired by dynamic Vinyasa in the mornings and Yin in the afternoons, supplemented by Om Yoga & Wellness Studios selection of healing modalities including massages, spa treatments, and chakra healing. There will be a generous amount of free time to enjoy optional group activities so that you can take in the beauty and wonders of the Dominican Republic such as nature hikes, shopping in the colorful markets, or relaxing on Puerto Platas sandy beaches. These are just some of the other activities you can explore during the retreat.
The BlueBay Villas Doradas is an all inclusive resort, designated exclusively for adults. It is a perfect place for yogis, who want to relax or enjoy their retreats in the Dominican Republic, as nothing will disturb the peaceful atmosphere of luxury and eminence. The hotel has a seafront location by the picturesque, sandy, and crystal clear waters of Playa Dorada.
This resort offers accommodation in large and quiet, beautifully decorated guest rooms as well as luxurious suites with beautiful bedroom for relaxation, terrace and hot tub where you can easily get away and chill out.
Enjoy this tropical climate and relax in the exclusive BlueBay Villas Doradas Spa, indulging yourself solo or with a friend, in beauty and vitalizing, treatments, conducted by professional therapists.
BlueBay Villas Doradas Hotel presents you with 245 spacious and cozy double rooms and villas, decorated with style, refurbished in 2006. All equipped with air conditioning, cable TV, tea / coffee service, hairdryer, electronic safe (extra charge), WiFi internet, iron and ironing board, private bathroom, fridge, mini bar, and welcome kit. Standard double rooms have balcony and superior double rooms have terrace, separate living room with sofas, and whirlpool bathtub.
07:00 Tea or coffee
08:00 Morning yoga practice
10:30 Chakra magic
13:30 Chakra clearing and meditation
15:00 Free time or one on ones
17:00 Sunset yoga class
21:00 Evening program
One group excursion is offered as part of the yoga retreat package.
San Felipe de Puerto Plata, Puerto de Plata, often referred to as simply Puerto Plata, is the capital of the Dominican Republic province Puerto Plata. The city is famous for resorts such as Playa Dorada and Costa Dorada, located east of San Felipe de Puerto Plata. The only aerial tramway in the Caribbean is located in Puerto Plata. With it, one can ride up to Pico Isabel de Torres, a 793 meter high mountain within the city. The top of the mountain features a botanical garden and a replica of Christ the Redeemer, the famous statue in Rio de Janeiro. The fortification Fortaleza San Felipe, which was built in the 16th century, lies close to the port of Puerto Plata. The amber museum is also a well-known attraction in this city.
La Isabela, a settlement built by Christopher Columbus, is located near Puerto Plata. Puerto Plata is located on Dominican Republics north coast where the Atlantic ocean meets this magnificent natural regions pristine beaches that lead to lush green valleys and palm covered mountains. Dominican Republic occupies the eastern two-thirds of the large island of Hispaniola.
With three restaurants on site run by top-class international chefs, you can indulge in 100 percent organic dishes, as well as lavish seafood and meat dinners if you so desire. In between meals, there is always a bountiful selection of fruit, snacks, tea / coffee, and treats available for you around the clock.
The hotel offers plenty of leisure activities like sushi or cocktail making classes, bachata, and merengue lessons, and sport activities like tennis, windsurfing, sailing, diving, and canoeing.
There is a lot to do during your free time. Remember that you are on a retreat so all the classes and activities are optional. You can just relax at the pool, enjoy the services of the hotel spa and enjoy the beauty of Puerto Plata, if you chose to explore further. A list of things to do and see will be prepared upon arrival and you will get the help to arrange your trip.