Yoga Adventure and Cacao Ceremony by the Sea

Los Cocos, Nay., Mexico

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Feb 10 - 15, 2022
Group size: 6 - 10
Yoga Adventure and Cacao Ceremony by the Sea
Los Cocos, Nay., Mexico


Feb 10 - 15, 2022
Group size: 6 - 10

About this trip

Immerse yourself in this retreat of self exploration into your body, mind and spirit. Join us with an open heart while you relax, unwind, and let go. We welcome anyone who has a desire to nourish themselves with a variety of healing modalities including yoga, guided meditation, tantra style breathwork, therapeutic massage, freshly prepared vegetarian meals and an ancient 5,300-year-old cacao ceremony. 


Bring yourself, a loved one, or group to this experience of magical self-exploration. When we quiet the mind and stay in the present moment anything is possible. Between our scheduled classes we will embark on a fun boat ride through the mangroves and estuary at La Tovara nature reserve. You will also have the opportunity to use your creativity in an art class taught by world renowned artist and owner of Casa Buena, Jane Romanishko. 


Located at Casa Buena in the charming Mexican backcountry 55 miles north of Puerto Vallarta. This area is located on the coastline of the Rivera Nayarit, a scenic highway of  190 miles known for its raw beauty, beaches, tropical birds and diverse culture.  

What does Tantra mean?


One of the two Sanskrit roots of the word tantra refers to it’s capacity of liberating you. “Tan” means to expand, while “tra” means to liberate. Tantra describes itself as an expansion of the knowledge and practice that liberates us from suffering. Tantra philosophy states that all bodies, worlds, and ideas are interconnected and therefore divine in their essence. Tantric Breathwork is a meditative way of tuning in deeper within yourself. During our meditations and yoga classes students feel more connected with their body, mind, and breath. Wherever the mind goes our life force follows.

What is a Cacao Ceremony?


This ancient cacao ceremony will last 1.5 hours. We will open with intention settings then move through traditional medicinal huichol, (indigenous people of Mexico) songs. Music will be followed by sharing of cacao and information about it’s cultural significance. We will offer prayers, dance with  drumming and close the ceremony with a 20-minute guided meditation as the cacao takes its effect.

Participants leave the ceremony feeling a deep sense of tranquility. Most experience a small emotional release and the cacao allows the group’s energy to harmonize to a higher level of connection.

All participants will receive a song sheet, flowers and the ceramic cup the facilitator provides for the cacao.

What’s included

  • Accommodations
    One night accommodation in Puerto Vallarta followed by three nights at Casa Buena Retreat Compound
  • Transportation
    Private transportation to and from Casa Buena
  • Cuisine
    We use locally sourced fish, fruits and vegetables from a variety of cuisines including some traditional local favorites. All food will be prepared fresh daily on site just for you.
  • Daily snack bag
    Daily protein snack bag, lemonade, hot/cold tea, coffee
  • Yoga
    Daily classes of hatha, slow flow vinyasa and restorative.
  • Meditation
    Start and end your day relaxing the mind, creating space for deeper awareness with guided meditation and pranayama (breathwork).
  • Massage
    1 therapeutic healing massage
  • Cacao Ceremony
  • Airfare
  • Travel insurance
  • Specialty beverages
  • Optional trip to La Tova
  • Art Class

Available Packages

Shared room twin size beds
only 2 left
$999
Deposit: $500
Shared Room, Shared Bath, Full Size Beds
4 left
$1199
Deposit: $500
Private Room, Shared Bath, Full Size Bed
only 2 left
$1399
Deposit: $500
Ocean View Suite on Ground Floor
only 1 left
$1599
Deposit: $500
Private Room, Private Bath
only 1 left
$1499
Deposit: $500
Ocean View Suite in Artists Loft
only 1 left
$1650
Deposit: $500


Itinerary

Thursday
Arrival in Puerto Vallarta

 

5:30-7:00: (Hotel TBA) Evening introduction including gentle flow yoga & yoga nidra


7:00: Relax at hotel or explore 

Your Organizer


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vidatravelers
At Vidatravelers we are passionate about sharing our love for travel, yoga, meditation and nutrition. Expand your consciousness by letting go and exploring your higher self in a fun loving environment.   Embrace your body, mind and spirit with us, it will be a life altering event!