Spend time relaxing and enjoying treatments and activities at Orion, while following an intensive yoga retreats. Orion Healing Centers programs are dedicated to your well-being. They are provided as a vehicle for individuals to discover new levels of spiritual, mental, and physical health, as well as happiness. Providing cutting-edge courses and personal development programs, Orion offers a variety of course formats to meet the individual needs of students. Developed by the knowledgeable staff with decades of experience in yoga and natural wellness, Orion Healing Centre aspires to offer the best and most comprehensive yoga and wellness training available.
These personalized yoga retreats include all meals from the famous Orion Cafe restaurant. Greatly appreciated by the Koh Phangan food enthusiastic, Orion Cafe offers raw food, vegan/vegetarian, Ayurvedic and fusion cooking, and of course, traditional Thai and Indian dishes.
All the accommodation options are situated amidst peaceful surroundings on or within walking distance to the beach. The bungalows have sea views - either overlooking the beach or the beautiful bay of Srithanu. The area boasts private and magical beaches that feature a beautiful coral reef, perfect for exploring marine life. The village of Srithanu is only a 500-meter walk away from the center. The accommodation will ensure your peace and quiet during your stay. The Orion Garden bungalows are located in the tropical gardens of the main Orion Healing Center campus, where swimming points are located within a 5-minute walk. Wi-Fi is available at the main center and restaurant.
Spend time relaxing and enjoying treatments and activities at Orion while following one of our intensive unlimited yoga retreats. Orion Healing Centre’s programs are dedicated to your well-being. They are provided as a vehicle for individuals to discover new levels of spiritual, mental, and physical health, as well as happiness. Orion offers a variety of classes in different yoga styles. You will be able to find and create your own schedule. Mix and match from all styles of classes some intensive others more restorative. Complement the physical practice with our meditation, yoga philosophy and also our yogic sleep classes, yoga Nidra.
Each day, experienced teachers can guide you on a profound journey both physical, energetically and psychological. They will direct you to the right classes for your level of practice and assist you along the way.
They created the schedule at Orion for you to discover, deepen and experience the world of yoga. You can choose any classes and create your very own schedule according to your level of energy on any given day. As part of your program, you will also get to experience senior teachers weekly masterclasses and workshops. It is a time for you to move and breathe at your own pace. Orion aim is for you to relax and discover your style, teacher, and practice.
Ashtanga: a dynamic style of yoga that consists of a series of postures linked by vinyasa, which is a sequence of movements synchronized with the breath. This vigorous practice produces an internal heat that purifies the body and nervous system while developing strength, stamina, and control of both body and mind.
Hatha Flow: a beginning/intermediate level class focusing on deep breathing, stretching and soft internal focus. Suitable for all levels of students. This class focuses on fundamental yoga practice with graceful flow and intuitive practice.
The Orion Healing Detox Center is nestled in the serene Srithanu Bay in Koh Phangan, Thailand. The center is set in a natural tropical garden full of butterflies and exotic flowers. The tranquil and friendly environment of the center and surrounding village allows all guests to feel completely at ease.
Srithanu Village on Koh Phangan island, Thailand has become a hub for yogis and those on their spiritual journey. The area attracts healers, teachers, and students alike who all come together to create a real community feel. Many guests find themselves staying on after finishing their retreat at Orion and many more return each year, reaping the benefits of the relaxed pace of life, availability of healthy vegetarian food, and of course, the majestic sunsets that characterize this beautiful beach village.
Flights from Bangkok to Koh Samui
The nearest airport is in Koh Samui. Between Bangkok and Koh Samui, there are many daily services run by Bangkok Airways. Flying time about 50 minutes. See http://www.bangkokair.com/eng for more information about this.
A connecting ferry will have to be taken from Koh Samui to Koh Phangan (see ferry info below).
Flights from Bangkok to Surat Thani
Air Asia flies from Bangkok to Surat Thani daily, flying time is about 50 minutes. The transfer from Surat Thani airport to Donsak ferry port is by coach or taxi and takes about 1 hours. At Donsak, you transfer to the Raja ferry to Koh Phangan which takes 3 hours. Whilst the overall journey is longer than flying directly to Koh Samui, it can be cheaper to fly via Surat Thani, depending on the time of year.
There are many bus services from Bangkok to Koh Phangan. Most of these are sleeper buses. They can be booked from travel agencies in Bangkok or by going to the central bus station (Sia Thai). The journey takes about 10 hours to Donsak, the ferry port for boats going to Koh Phangan. From Donsak, the journey takes around 3 hours to Koh Phangan. Usually, the ferry is included in the price of the bus.
Ferries from Samui To Koh Phangan
The Seatran ferry leaves Koh Samui at 8:00 and 13:00.
The Lomprayah ferry leaves Koh Samui at 8:00, 11:15, 12:30, and 17:00.
The Seatran pier is located near the airport, approximately a 10 minute drive and the Lompraya pier is located 50 minutes from the airport.
The Lompraya peir is 50 minutes from the airport. Please take this in consideration when booking the rest of your journey. Ferries arrive in Koh Phangan at Thong Sala Pier.
Ferries from Koh Phangan to Koh Samui
The Seatran ferry leaves Koh Phangan at 11:00 and 16:30.
The Lomprayah ferry leaves Koh Phangan at: 7:15, 11:00, 12:00, and 16:20.
From Koh Samui airport, there is a shuttle service going to the ferry ports for Koh Phangan (this is usually available as a free service). Please ask for this service when you purchase the ticket for the ferry in the Seatran/Lompraya ferry counter as you exit Koh Samui airport.
Local taxis are available from the pier. Please inform the taxi to go to Orion Healing Center Srithanu. Please print out instructions in Thai to give to the taxi driver, this will avoid any unnecessary delay and frustration. Taxis are approximately 200 - 300 THB per person.
Trains leave Bangkok several times daily, the journey time is about 12 hours. Sleeping booths are available on some services. Leaving the train at Surat Thani, the transfer by coach or taxi from Surat Thani station to Donsak Peir takes about 1 hours. From Donsak, the ferry journey takes 3 hours to Koh Phangan.
There are 2 companies that run luxury coach services from Bangkok to Chumphon, which takes about 6 hours. At Chumphon, you transfer to a large express boat that stops at Koh Tao before arriving at Koh Phangan. The boat journey from Chumphon to Koh Phangan takes about 2 hours.
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