Ischia Yoga Retreats invite you to join them in this wonderful yoga escape in Ischia, Italy. Famed for its stunning beaches, landscapes, and warm climate, the island offers something more important for its visitors - wellness of mind, body, and spirit. Immerse yourself with daily yoga and meditation in this retreat. Come, relax and reclaim your radiance as you reconnect with nature, yourself, and each other on this magical Island.
In this retreat, you will be staying at the beautiful Poggio del Sole hotel. The property is family owned and operated. The accommodation sits at the foot of Mount Epomeo and boasting magnificent views out across the Mediterranean Sea. The hotel offers three-star accommodation in the town of Forio, on Ischia Island. Breakfast and dinner will be served at the hotel's restaurant.
The rooms are simple with views extending over the Mediterranean and have a private bathroom, a balcony, or terrace. Each room is equipped with a hairdryer, heater/air-conditioner, mini bar refrigerator, and access to free Wi-Fi. The single rooms are limited and available on a first-come-first-serve basis at an additional cost. Alternatively, you will share a twin room with a fellow yogi guest in this retreat.
The hotel also features an outdoor bathing area with swimming pool and a Jacuzzi for relaxation. In just 15 minutes of walking, you will find yourself at the beach or in the town center. At the town center, you can explore the lovely cafes, restaurants, and shops available.
The hotel has a beautiful terrace, where you will practice morning and evening yoga overlooking the magical Mediterranean Sea. On some evenings, your yoga classes will take place at selected different venues in and around the town.
Immerse yourself with daily yoga, breathing techniques (pranayama), and meditation in this retreat. You will be guided on your journey to inner peace and clarity of mind. Feed your inner fire with delicious and healthy Italian food, relax in thermal healing pools surrounded by spectacular scenery, and give yourself space to love and grow. As you shift back to a sense of wholeness, the true value of a visit to the island will be felt long after leaving its golden shores.
The program is designed to connect, balance, and restore the flow of energy in your body, mind, and soul. With awareness of breath, you will be guided through a beautiful fusion of Hatha and Vinyasa yoga. Whether you are a novice or a regular yoga practitioner, it is a definite this retreat will restore your spirit, relax your mind, and nurture all senses.
This is only an example schedule, it is subject to changes.
Ischia is famous for its volcanic activity that creates a wide-range of health benefits to those who visit the island. Negombo is a thermal water park that harnesses Ischia’s magical natural gifts to allow its guests to fully appreciate and take advantage of the geological wonders with which the island has been blessed.
One of the most relaxing areas of the park is the Omphalos grotto, a cave carved out of Ischia’s special tufa stone. The cave, 12 meters deep and four meters high, comprises a warm relaxation pool, a sauna cave, a cold water well, and a deep-plunge thermal pool with seats and hydro-massage jets outside designed to stimulate relaxation of mind and body.
There will be an authentic Italian cooking class.
Ischia is an exquisite and peaceful island hideaway surrounded by the sparkling blue waters of the Mediterranean Sea. As your boat carries you across the Bay of Naples, you will enter a magical kingdom of glorious sunshine, fine food, and of health and wellness spas. The volcanic landscape of Ischia is truly magical - there are rocky coves, amazing spas, and beautiful gardens. Ischia is definitely a wonderful place to relax and rejuvenate yourself.
During the retreat, an Italian breakfast will be served daily, cappuccinos, espressos, and a selection of teas will be available. In the evening, you will enjoy delicious vegetarian dinners from the Med with a carafe of local wine and bottled water. The restaurant has an ala-carte menu, so there will also be fish and meat options available for an additional fee.
Please book your flight to arrive at Naples International Airport (NAP). Airport transfers are not included. However, airport bus transfer services are available at 3 EUR per person.
The quickest way to get to Forio is by hydrofoil (aliscafo) with the boat company, Alilauro. The ticket is around 18 EUR per person with an additional 2 EUR for luggage. You can board the boat from Porto Molo Beverello.
The boat timetables can be requested after you have confirmed your booking with Ischia Yoga Retreats. Please let Ischia Yoga Retreats know your arrival time so they can arrange your transfer to the hotel from the port.
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