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 2-9 Οctober, 2024

8 Days

From
€990

We invite you

To join us on a transformative journey of re-connection and inner-discovery in the enchanting heart of Crete.

This retreat is designed to embrace a holistic approach to well-being, through mindfulness and a harmonious blend of rejuvenating activities that nourish the mind, body, and soul.

Together

We will enjoy the beauty of the Cretan nature and create moments of transformation and revitalization.

This retreat offers you a unique opportunity to delve into a timeless and stress free world, focusing on yourself and your happiness.

With a variety of activities designed to promote physical, mental, and spiritual well-being, this retreat will provide you with the tools and space necessary to reconnect with your authentic self and recharge your energy.

Activities

  • Opening & Unity:
    Special moments to mark the beginning  of the retreat and to connect with the community.
  • Body Awareness Training:
    Daily sessions to improve flexibility, balance, and mood.
  • Mindfulness sessions:
    Practices for relaxation and stress reduction.
  • Dance Therapy:
    Free movement sessions to connect with your body and express emotions.
  • Cooking Lesson & Nutritional Workshop:
    Learn about healthy eating habits and how to nourish your body.
  • Team Bonding Exercises:
    Activities designed to foster collaboration and build lasting bonds.
  • Trekking Excursion:
    Exploring majestic mountain landscapes and amazing beaches in Crete.
  • Botanical Guided Tour:
    Wander among olive trees, fruit-bearing trees, citrus trees and various other plants we will smell, touch and taste their aromatic fruits.
  • Visit Local Producers:
    Discover the process of making traditional products like herbs, olive oil, cheese, and wine.
  • Beach Walks and Activities:
    Leisure time by the sea, promoting relaxation and connection with nature.

Cultural Exchange

This retreat warmly invites individuals from diverse cultures to come together in a celebration of global unity and understanding.

Experience the richness of Cretan traditions and share your own cultural heritage, creating a dynamic and enriching environment.

Engage in activities that highlight the local customs, cuisine, and crafts of Crete, while also having opportunities to present and share aspects of your own culture with fellow participants.

TRAVEL/RETREAT INFORMATION

Retreat Dates

2-9 Οctober, 2024

Cost

Early Bird Offer until 20th of July: from €990
(per person in double room)

Final Cost: from €1190

Deposit: €400
2nd Payment: due 30 days before the departure date

What’s Included

  • 7 nights accommodation
  • 7 breakfasts
  • 7 meals, home-cooked food, based on traditional Cretan recipes
  • All Retreat activities
  • Trekking Excursion
  • Botanical Guided Tour
  • Visit Local Producers
  • Greek cooking Lesson

What’s Not Included

  • Flights (we can arrange these for you)
  • Airport transfers (we can arrange these for you)
  • Personal expenses and what is not explicitly mentioned in the included
  • Drinks & meals not mentioned
  • Travel/health insurance
  • Optional activities/transfers
  • Tips

VAMOS: CRETE’S 1,300-YEAR-OLD HIDDEN GEM

Located at the foothills of Lefka Ori, the White Mountains, a range in western Crete, Vamos is a village only 25 km from Chania, at a semi-mountainous altitude of 300 metres. The village is surrounded by farmland and wild nature buzzing with life.

The architectural heritage is well-preserved and Vamos is one of the most attractive traditional destinations of the area: a preserved traditional stone road, the old neighbourhood, well painted Chapels of Virgin Mary (monument of 13th century), and Karidi Monastery 13th-19th, with the most spectacular scenery of an old olive press with 12 arches.

THE FARM

Entering the farm is like entering a small paradise that has everything the visitor needs to feed its senses and feel the peace and serenity nature offers. The farm consists of beautiful, welcoming, stone-built houses, in perfect harmony with the traditional architecture of the area.
The houses are surrounded by centuries-old olive trees, oak trees, fruit trees, flowers and various aromatic plants. There is a stone-built amphitheater where various events and ecotourism activities are organized. The farm hosts domestic animals such as hens, turkeys, guinea fowls, lambs, rabbits where they maintain the harmonious balance in the cycle of nature. Seasonal vegetables are grown in the vegetable garden using sustainable cultivation methods (permaculture).

FARM’S HOUSES

Inspired by the rich Cretan Flora, each guesthouse has been given a name of an aromatic plant. The fruit-bearing trees and the aromatic plants are filling the scenery with smells and colors, which you can enjoy at the Romantic corner, under the oaks surrounded by the stream.

Duration: 8 Days / 7 Nights
Dates: 2-9 Οctober, 2024
Max number of group: 20 people
Physical condition: Suitable for all

**Minimum number of people to run the trip is 12

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