Amalfi Adventure Eco-Luxury Yoga Retreat July 1-7, 2013

“Awakening the Heart” | Water, Wellness, Healing
July 1-7, 2013 Hot Springs Rejuvenation

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Are you looking for paradise? Well, we’ve found it and want to share it with you! Come experience a retreat like none other on the famous “Green Island!”  Right next to the more famous Isle of Capri, the greener sister Island of Ischia (pronounced Iss-Key-Ah) has a more natural, untouched feel. As one of the world’s first health spa destinations, Italians (and Romans, before that) in the know would flock to Ischia to indulge in its mineral-rich volcanic mud and waters. Today, Italian Doctors literally prescribe time here to reap the benefits of bathing in the healing springs. Just off the Amalfi Coast, Ischia boasts natural wonders such a dormant volcano, lush gardens, thermal spas, clear beaches, ancient ruins, and endless views across the Bay of Naples.

We will be guests at the pristine Villa Lina, which is situated perfectly on a quiet nestle of olive trees and overlooks the Mediterranean.  Soak in the incredible pool—filled with the famous thermal waters from an aquifer 150 meters below the island. Relax on the panoramic sun decks with breath-taking views. Take time to stroll the olive grove and lemon tree-lined terraces, gardens, and hiking trails to the beach.  We will hold twice daily yoga classes in one of two amazing yoga spaces (one indoor and one outdoor), both overlooking the sea and lush vegetation.

But we will enjoy so much more than just yoga! We will ride Vespas to visit ancient port villages (such as the picturesque Castello Aragonese). Enjoy artisanal shopping in Ischia Porto. Look for the famous thermal mud bath treatments, rucolino liquors, lemon candies, or the handmade sandals. We will watch the sun rise from Monte Epomeo, and enjoy a hike to the natural thermal seaside cave of Baia di Sorgeto. Visit the lovely town of Sant’ Angelo and spend a day at one of Ischia’s popular thermal spa parks where you can hop from pool to thermal pool experiencing various temperatures, ancient therapy techniques, and opt for some treatments like a massage or facial. The week will end with an exciting boat ride to Capri, where we will see the hidden beaches and grottos where we will swim where the romans did, in the ancient ocean waterfalls.

In addition to all its natural wonders, one of the most appealing things about Ischia is the hospitality of the people themselves. You’re sure to enjoy the island’s welcome and relaxed way of life during your stay.

INVESTMENT:

$2,400 Double (shared room, private bath)
$2,750 Single (private bath)

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SPECIAL WELLNESS PROGRAMS DURING OUR 7 DAYS:

Day 1: Arrivals Naples, Ferry to Ischia, Evening Yoga, Welcome dinner
Day 2: Ischia Porto: Visit to the Castello Aragonese, shopping, beach
Day 3: Ride motos to Baia di Sorgeto (open thermal beach) and visit Forio
Day 4: Wellness Day at Thermal Spa Park with 10 pools, Cooking class
Day 5: Hike to Mount Epomeo and enjoy amazing overlooks and historic cave dwellings, Visit seaside town of Sant’ Angelo, sunset aperitivo & wine tasting
Day 6: Boat Ride to Capri and island grottos
Day 7: Final Yoga, Breakfast and Departures to Naples


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To make your reservation, go to book now page to place $500 deposit. If you have questions, please email hello@alchemytours.com or call 872-228-9642 (2AT-YOGA)


7 thoughts on “Amalfi Adventure Eco-Luxury Yoga Retreat July 1-7, 2013

  1. What is the actual beginning date of the s.Italy trip? July 1 or July 5?

    I would love to join you! The last trip was so much fun.

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    • Hi Sue,
      We miss you! Have thought of you often feeling sentimental. For sure this is an incredible trip! Magic. The dates are July 1-7, 2013. And we just updated our facebook page and our website with details. Early birds save $300 by Dec 15th. So great time to save your spot. We know it will be wonderful! Peace in all ways, Silvia

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    • Ciao Monica,
      It is truly amazing. One of those places that even while you are there living it you can’t believe exists. It’s incredible and very non Europeans ever discover it. And yes, vegan/oil-free is certainly an option.

      We send out surveys to all our clients registered for the trip way in advance so that the chef at Villa Lina can design menus specific to the group. And there are so many vegan options you’ll love it!

      Email us directly anytime hello@alchemytours.com

      We’d love to have you join this beautiful group of open hearts!

      Peace in all ways.

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    • We are too! Can close our eyes and feel the sunshine, feel the relaxing spirit of the island of Ischia and breathing quiets. Everything feels calm but happy. Can’t wait to share this with you!

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