A natural experience of synchronizing with the rhythms of the ocean through swimming and ocean time.
Tapping into the lunar and solar arts of Prana Vinyasa Yoga practice.
Regeneration of the mind, body and spirit in a relaxing retreat experience where your soul can play.
Expressing yourself creatively through free form movement and dance by letting go into the trance, moving meditation, of music.
Nourishing your appetite with fresh, colorful, Greek vegetarian cuisine.
Exploring local culture and mystical ancient sites with a fun group of yogis
Taking time to wander and get lost but always be exactly in the right place
Relaxing in luxurious accommodations with classic Greek style and all of the modern conveniences.
Creating a new community of friends.
Personal time to reflect, explore, and chase your heart's desire.
Sample of Retreat Living- Day 2 Itinerary
7:30 am Meditation On The Beach
8:30 am Prana Vinyasa Yoga
10:00 am Brunch
11:00 am Free Time to Rest and Explore
12:00 pm Field Trip to the The Monastery of Hozoviotissa
2:00 pm Adventure to Agia Anna Beach "The Big Blue"
4:00 pm Free Time to Rest and Explore- Pool Party
6:00 pm Ecstatic Dance
8:00 pm Dinner
** It is your choice to enjoy all of the activities or simply rest and rejuvenate on your own
THE AEGIALIS HOTEL & SPA
More info at http://amorgos-aegialis.com/
Schedule & Travels
From the USA: Fly to Athens, Greece - Take a Ferry from the port of Piraeus (in Athens) to Amorgos
The planning is fun, take time to research your travel itinerary: Traveling to Amorgos
The retreat will begin at 6pm June 12th which allows time to check-in and settle
The retreat closing circle will be at 6pm June 18th and check out is on June 19th
Ariana is an energetic ritual leader who knows how to spark the adventure fire! Ariana Bates shares Yoga Trance Dance® at Festivals, like the Sedona Yoga Festival, San Fran Green Fest, Mantra Mela, Love Long Beach Fest and more!
A socal native with a global vision, Ariana is a resident teacher at Ecstatic Dance LA, Agape and at Yogalution. Her global travels in paradise include India, Greece, Costa Rica and Mexico. Ariana is the Co-Founder of Free Yoga On The Beach in the LBC: more info at facebook.com/fyotb. Ariana has taught yoga to people from around the world on the shores of Long Beach. Ariana is a life long learner, and her education includes: MA in Counseling, 500 RYT, Shiva Rea Samudra Global Yoga School and Cloud 9 Yoga. www.arianabates.com
Ariana is an adventurer that loves to explore beaches, surf, swim, snorkel, relax and just enjoy. As a retreat leader, you can expect to be guided with love and patience plus a zest for the mystic experience. This is your opportunity to have fun, explore, connect with mother nature, regenerate your soul, return to natural rhythms and be in community with conscious yogis.
It is your responsibility to read and understand our cancellation policy. No one books a retreat with the intention of cancelling it, but unexpected events do occur and we encourage you to purchase travel / cancellation insurance to cover any unfortunate eventualities. Please note that because this retreat has limited numbers, it allows for a more personable, intimate experience, our non refundable cancellation policy is in place to ensure the highest quality of service and experience for all. Exceptions cannot be made for any reason, including weather, injury/illness, or personal emergencies. No refunds for arriving late or leaving early is available. Deposits are non-refundable. Although 50% of deposit can be applied to another retreat with Ariana within a calendar year. The final payment must be made 60 days before the retreat which begins June 12. If you sign up for the retreat within 60 days of the retreat starting full payment is required as soon as possible to secure you place. Contact Ariana at firstname.lastname@example.org for any further inquires about our policy.