Yoga for Radiant Wellbeing: A Transformative 5-Day Retreat

Mala Dhara Eco Resort, Doi Saket, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Gernot Huber
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Dec 1 - 5, 2018
Group size: 8 - 18
Yoga for Radiant Wellbeing: A Transformative 5-Day Retreat
Mala Dhara Eco Resort, Doi Saket, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Gernot Huber
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Dec 1 - 5, 2018
Group size: 8 - 18

About this trip

Yoga has the power to transform your body and your mind, enabling you to lead a happier, healthier, and more meaningful life. But what you emphasize when you practice yoga will determine whether you are maximizing or minimizing yoga's extraordinary benefits. 

In this retreat you will learn how to increase the benefits of yoga while learning to let go of detrimental behavior patterns that can creep into your practice, using techniques refined by Gernot Huber that combine ancient wisdom with insights from modern anatomy, physiology, and neuroscience.  You will also learn specific techniques to address common health concerns such as back pain, poor posture, chronic stress, insomnia, constipation, neck tension, depression, low energy, scoliosis, and osteoporosis. An anonymous questionnaire will be handed out at the opening circle to determine which health concerns are most prevalent among the retreat attendees, in order to tailor the sessions specifically to the group's needs.

What’s included

  • Yoga
    20 hours of Yoga Asana, Pranayama, and Meditation practice
  • 3 Gourmet Meals per Day
    The resort's restaurant creates 3 gourmet vegan meals per day using local organic ingredients, some of which are grown at the resort. Coffee, tea, and drinking water is also included.
  • Accommodation
    Choose from deluxe or standard cottages, or choose the dorm if you are on a budget. All accommodations are spacious and beautiful.
  • Thai Herbal Steam Sauna
    A communal traditional Thai steam sauna is a wonderful cleansing experience.
  • Natural Hotsprings Visit
    A trip to a nearby natural hotsprings is also included.
  • Pool
    The resort has a beautiful pool you are welcome to use.
  • Transportation
    Transportation to and from Chiang Mai's old city is included.
  • Airport Transfers
    If you need transportation directly from or to the airport, please make arrangements with Mala Dhara resort:
  • Deluxe Beverages
    Espresso drinks, smoothies, fresh coconuts, snacks, and alcoholic drinks are not included but can be ordered a la carte.

Available Packages

Shared Standard Cottage
10 left
Deposit: $310
Private Standard Cottage
5 left
Deposit: $430
Shared Deluxe Cottage
8 left
Deposit: $320
Private Deluxe Cottage
4 left

This is the price for one person in a private deluxe cottage. If you are coming with a partner or friend who is not participating in the retreat, book a private cottage for one person and your friend stays with you for free. A food charge of 900THB ($27) per day will be added for the second person. An extra bed for a third person (child) is 500THB ($15) per night, and a food charge also applies. All deluxe cottages have two twin beds.

Deposit: $450
Dorm (Women Only)
6 left
Deposit: $265


Morning Practice
Yoga Asana practice 9:30-12:30

We begin each morning with a guided 90 minute yoga practice based on a specific theme, followed by 90 minutes of slower and more interactive, workshop-style explorations of aspects of the day's theme with an emphasis on how to practice for maximum health benefits. 

Your Organizer

Gernot Huber
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Based in Chiang Mai, Thailand, Gernot Huber teaches yoga retreats, workshops and teacher trainings worldwide. Gernot has developed a teaching style that incorporates insights from Iyengar, Ashtanga, Anusara, Forrest, and Kripalu yoga, from yogic and Buddhist philosophy, and from anatomy, physiology, and neuroscience. He skillfully integrates down-to-earth discussions of breath, alignment, anatomy, and awareness to convey the key concepts of yogic philosophy with clarity and humor to practitioners of all levels. Gernot helps his students maximize the benefits of their practice by emphasizing the mental dimensions of yoga as well as the physical, and the intricate connections between both. To find out more about Gernot’s teaching, visit his website:


hi i would describe my recent trip to Chiang Dao with Gernot Huber as a practical , life useful , therapeutic ,very enjoyable , pleasantly active , interesting socially , nicely organised with delicious varied catering ....Gernot was fun and extremely good at explaining and packaging a deep understanding of anatomy in yoga poses and answering so many related mysteries .Rocket fuel for my personal yoga renaissance ...
By JAN C for Yoga for Radiant Wellbeing: A Transformative 7-Day Retreat on 11 Feb, 2019