For more and more travellers, holidays are about much more than sightseeing. Trips away from home also offer great opportunities for self-nurturance, wellness and personal transformation. The following yoga retreats are on offer at some of South Africa’s luxury lodges during 2018 and 2019.
YOGA IN NORTH-WEST
Jaci’s Lodges in Madikwe Game Reserve will be hosting a 5-night yoga retreat from 3 – 8 February 2019. There will be daily yoga and meditation sessions, as well as ayurveda practices, led by expert yoga teachers / Ayurveda therapists. Guests attending the yoga retreat will also enjoy daily safari drives. Mail us
YOGA IN LIMPOPO
Marataba Trails Lodge in the Marakele National Park is offering three yoga retreats in 2018: 2-5 June, 22-25 September and 14-17 December. Each retreat includes a weekend of yoga and meditation, walking trails, game drives, wholesome meals, and accommodation in twin bedded suites with en-suite shower room and furnished viewing deck. Mail us
Mhondoro Game Lodge is a luxury safari outpost in Welgenden Private Game Reserve in Limpopo, and is offering a yoga and wellness programme from 25-30 June and 25-30 November 2018. The programme includes various yoga, massage, meditation and wellness offerings, as well as mindful safari activities. Mail us
YOGA IN MPUMALANGA
Londolozi Private Game Reserve is a premier safari destination where privileged guests can combine daily guided yoga and meditation with safari experiences in the Sabi Sand Game Reserve of Mpumalanga province. Londolozi has a dedicated yoga teacher who teaches Sivananda Hatha yoga, Ana Forrest yoga and Kundalini yoga. Mail us
YOGA IN WESTERN CAPE
Angala Boutique Hotel & Guest House in the Franschhoek winelands has the following upcoming yoga retreats: 22-24 June, 27-29 July and 17-19 August. Priced at R5075-00 per person sharing or R6655-00 single, the package includes two nights of luxury accommodation, all meals (vegetarian), Kundalini, Hatha and restorative yoga, gong and crystal bowl relaxation, and free time for exploration. Mail us
Mail us to book, or call 0860 102 907 (local) or +27 21 797 7122 (international).