This will be the fifth year Yoga Studio Nuweiba holding this Yoga holiday in Tuscany. You will be staying in a family run Italian Albergo (small hotel). It has a highly acclaimed restaurant which is popular with the local population. The catering for our group is vegetarian but occasional meat dishes are offered to those who want them. It is, however, all fresh, delicious and healthy. In the evening local wines are served.
The yoga session will be suitable for all levels. Whether you are new to yoga or have practiced for many years, you are sure to enjoy the classes and are bound to find something new and uplifting to take away.
Airport transfer available:
Perugia San Francesco d'Assisi – Umbria International Airport (US$35 per person)
The accommodation is full board at La Buca di Michelangelo, a typical family-run hotel and highly acclaimed restaurant. Rooms are ensuite, comfortable, and offer great views. The hospitality and ambiance is very Italian. No single supplement payable.
During some of the mornings, you will be practicing yoga indoor, a large room with fabulous views across the valley. While other sessions will take place in a nearby magical forest clearing. There will be an optional, separate morning meditation before breakfast every day.
Following lunch, Yoga Studio Nuweiba will arrange excursions to local places of interest. You can learn how to improve your photography skills with Roger, visit art galleries, take an art class, visit local beauty spots, walk or just relax. An all-inclusive Yoga Holiday, non-yoga partners can also attend and come to the photography and excursions on offer.
Dinner at the end of the day is a friendly and heartwarming social gathering following which your dreams are sure to be sweet. Some days you will be offered the chance of spending time at a private swimming pool. In the evening you gather together for lively conversation and delicious food at La Buca restaurant or another, equally as good in the village or at a nearby olive farm.
Throughout the week there will be the chance to receive Indian head and shoulder massage, facials or Reiki from Susan. The main aim of the week is for you to relax, enjoy yoga and be inspired to take your practice to a higher level of understanding and fulfillment. All activities are optional and you can choose to simply relax or go for a walk if you wish, enjoying the beauty of the area. You may also bring a non-participating yoga partner if you so wish.
Several outings will be arranged in the afternoons to local places of interest and these are included in the price :
The location is a beautiful hillside village in Tuscany with fabulous scenery. Caprese Michelangelo is the birthplace of the great painter, Michelangelo.
Full board meals are inclusive in the retreat. Meals are mainly vegetarian, High quality Italian Cuisine. Non vegetarian option possible. Local wine is included and served with dinner. You will be served Light breakfast before yoga, lunch, and dinner everyday.
Caprese Michelangelo is a beautiful hillside village in a quieter area of Tuscany. It is the birthplace of the great artist Michelangelo Buonarotti. You can visit the house with its many items of art and antique furniture plus the beautiful sculpture garden. Caprese is a lovely place for walking with easy access to a forested area. Visits to local Art Galleries and Art tuition also available.
An afternoon art class with a local artist is also available at a reasonable extra charge. The price will be according to the number of people taking the class.
Reiki treatments, Indian head and shoulder massage, relaxing facials and Mat based Thai massage with stretching are offered during the retreat for an additional price.
Fly to Perugia Airport (PEG) - direct from UK on Ryan Air, and Yoga Studio Nuweiba will collect you from this airport. From airports in Rome, Florence, Pisa, Bologna you can then travel by train to Arezzo Station where Yoga Studio Nuweiba will collect you. More details available on request. This service will be charged according to the number of people traveling at any one time. Yoga Studio Nuweiba aims to keep the cost as low as possible for guests and estimates around 30 EUR per person each way.
It is also possible to take a bus from Arrezo, changing at La Ripa, Anghiari and then on to Capresse. Buses may not be regular.