Etna Retreat is inviting you to a yoga retreat in Sicily, one of Italy’s most beautiful islands in the Mediterranean Sea. A getaway from the chaos in a perfectly natural setting to search for inner peace, connect with the beauty of the nature, and the people. Etna Retreat specially designed this retreat to ensure that this sensory experience will be truly unique, authentic, inimitable, and unforgettable. This yoga retreat will fill your heart with joy and your body with positive energy.
Airport transfer included: Catania-Fontanarossa Airport
The accommodation will be in a five-star, completely restored 18th century, rural tourism hotel country house called Parco Statella. You will enjoy the authenticity of a rustic, fully-equipped room surrounded by luscious greenery.
Parco Statella consists of a single element in which they displace the rooms, all equipped with heating for the cold winter. The thickness of the walls are built in lava stone to keep the summer heat outside the rooms. Also, the house is naturally delighted to host the four-legged friends with their masters.
The available accommodations in this retreat are on private room and double room basis. All rooms are furnished with rustic furniture, king size bed, en-suite bathroom, refrigerator, free Wi-Fi, flat screen television, hairdryer, and mosquito nets.
Each morning you will carry out a set of energy training activities, it is a combination of practices such as yoga and Qi Gong, self massage and aromatherapy, The Five Tibetan Rites and stretching Masunaga, music therapy, meditation, and mantras. This will take place in a wonderful forest at the foot of Mount Etna, away from the chaos to a perfectly natural setting.
There are multiple excursion tours and visitations during this yoga retreat. Guests are free to participate in the individual events created by Etna Retreat or otherwise, there will always be alternative choices to offer.
This retreat will be held at the five-star agriturismo hotel, Parco Statella. It is a completely restored 18th century country house. The closest town from the hotel is Randazzo, which located in the province Catania, an ancient and historic medieval town. It is also the closest town to the central crater of Mount Etna which only 15 kilometers away.
You will have a great start each morning by enjoying your breakfast, composed of hand-selected, local, organic products in this outdoor park, and really be at one with nature.
There will be 7 breakfasts, 7 lunches, and 6 dinners provided during the retreat and most of the meals will be at different places and restaurants. The meals are made with organic, local, and other selected products. Also, all lunches and dinners will be accompanied by different labels of the best Etna DOC wines.
There are several facilities available at the Parco Statella country house, such as chilling at the relaxation room to read a book, watch television, play cards, or simply get pampered by the warmth of the wood stove. It is also a perfect play room for children.
The house also has a billiard room facility available, along with soft lighting and a lovely bar area to spend your free time with a round of billiard game. There is a horse stable at the Statella Park for guests to enjoy horse riding. In addition, you can also visit the park and forest nearby the house to enjoy the beautiful plants and landscape design. A holistic massage service is also available.
Please note that mountain bike excursions, horse riding sessions, and holistic massages are optional and therefore not included in the price.
Please book your flight to arrive at Catania - Fontanarossa Airport (CTA). Transfer from and to the airport is included. Etna Retreat will pick you up from the airport.