Yoga + Cultural Experience at Montenegro
Rest and recharge with daily yoga, farm to table cuisine, daily excursions, while you experience the beauty and culture of Montenegro. Each day after yoga practices, you will spend your day hiking, wine tasting, sightseeing, or simply relaxing by the pool and enjoying some down time in one of the most beautiful places in the world.
This course is predominantly group activities although the trainers are around to talk with at any stage. The group size is a maximum of 8 people to ensure that we can give individualised attention.
|Day 1||Arrival at Podgorica airport where a professional driver will wait for you and transfer to Eco Resort at Virpazar. In the evening, there will be an organized welcome dinner in-house the 14th-century cellar.|
|Day 2||Morning yoga followed by hiking tour to the waterfalls and springs of Walnut Valley. The trail passes through gorgeous woodland and across arched Ottoman bridges as it winds its way through one of Lake Skadar's most beautiful valleys. There is an opportunity to swim wild in natural spring-fed pools and waterfalls. This trip takes around five to six hours. The evening is free.|
|Day 3||You will have morning yoga after which we will have three hours cruising the lake and seeing the islands, channels and bird life, this tour gives you the chance to get out of the boat and visit one of the historical sites on the lake-Kom Monastery. The monastery was built between 1415 and 1427 and is still a spiritual site for locals of Skadar Lake. As well as being an interesting historical site, the monastery has a fabulous view over the lake which you can enjoy from a little seating area. Lunch with a local family will be organized. The late afternoon and evening is free.|
|Day 4||You will have morning yoga and free day. You can use kayak or bicycle or relax at the outdoor pool. The evening is free to dine in-house cellar, a local restaurant, or self-cater. There is an option to organize excursion at Monastery Ostrog or Black Lake.|
|Day 5||After morning yoga session, you will have a half-day trip to Budva and Kotor. Sightseeing of the Old towns Budva and Kotor will be guided. The Old town Budva is more than 2,500 years old and one of the oldest towns on the Adriatic coast. It is known as the town of festivals and carnivals. Take a walking tour through the narrow streets and squares of the Old town. Among other things, there’s orthodox catholic churches, an archaeological museum and a port in front of Old Town. The old town of Kotor, a UNESCO Heritage site, with its charming streets, forts, St. Tryphons cathedral, other catholic and orthodox churches. There are numerous cafes and bars where you can spend your leisure time after the guided tour. Back to Eco Resort and free evening.|
|Day 6||This morning, you will be taken by boat to Rijeka Crnojevića the gentle valley which was more intensively populated in the mid of 18th century. The rulers from the Petrović dynasty built there their holiday houses in the 19th century when this town gained the reputation of being an important trade and crafts center. After visiting Rijeka Crnojevica, you will go to Lipa Cave which is the first cave adventure in Montenegro offering a charming diversity of artistic features to provide the visitors with a unique experience of the underground world. Next stop will be at Cetinje recognized today as the honorary capital of Montenegro. Back to Virpazar and afternoon yoga class.|
|Day 7||The morning will start with yoga class which will be followed by a trip to Old Town of Bar. Free afternoon and together dinner.|
|Day 8||Departure day. Check out at 11.00 am|
Price: 900 EUR/per person
- Airport transfers to and from Podgorica Airport (TGD)
- 7 nights accommodation, linens, and towels
- Daily yoga workshops
- Daily self-serve breakfast
- 2 evening meals and 1 lunch
- Guided tour to Budva and Kotor
- Tour to Lipa Cave
- Sightseeing tour to Rijeka Crnojevica, the Old Town of Bar, and Cetinje
- 2 boat trip in the national park (3 hours trip)
- 1 guided hiking tours
- Free bicycle hire
- Free kayak hire
- Outdoor water pool and large common areas
- Pool towels, hair dryers, and use of laundry facilities
- Free Wi-Fi
Accomodation: Located in Virpazar, Eco Resort offers accommodation in traditional cottages which creating an amazing back to nature feel. The cottages accommodate up to two guests at a time and the rustic rooms are one the biggest charms and traditional interior furnishings. There is a fully equipped private bathroom with bath or shower and free toiletries. Guests can dine in the in-house restaurant, which specialises in local cuisine. Also guest can use outdoor pool. Incredible nature, laid-back lifestyle, friendly locals and gorgeous beaches make it the ultimate yoga retreat destination Lake Skadar is 1.1 km from Eco Resort.
22-29 Apr 2018; 29 Apr - 6 May 2018; 6-13 May 2018; 13-20 May 2018; 20-27 May 2018; 27 May - 3 June 2018; 3 - 10 June 2018;
2-9 Sep 2018; 9 -16 Sep 2018; 16-23 Sep 2018; 23-30 Sep 2018; 30 Sep - 7 Oct 2018; 7 -14 Oct 2018;
Book your retreat and cultular holiday in Montenegro. Code of package YRMNE2018. Contact us now to book for 2018.