Bali Yoga Retreat

Bali is a province of Indonesia, steeped in nature, tradition and rich history.  It is one of the best holiday island destination in the world.  An island of tranquility, beauty, culture and relaxation.  Bali is known for its forested volcanic mountains, iconic rice paddies, beautiful beaches and coral reefs.   This October, join Celeste Shirley of The Yoga House for an 8 Day Rejuvenating, Nature Yoga Retreat.

With your accommodation and transportation arranged, this well packed adventure offers a perfect blend of the island’s popular highlights, 2 daily yoga exercise sessions with Celeste, often in nature and off-the beaten-path exploration on your own or with new friends.

Join Celeste Shirley on an 8 Day Yoga Retreat to the untouched paradise of Bali
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 Travel period:
Arrival date:  Saturday, Oct 14, 2017
Departure Date:  Saturday, Oct 21, 2017

Itinerary: 

Day 1 – Saturday, Oct 14 – Arrival: Transfer to Hotel
  • Welcome Reception
  • First Night in Seminyak
  • Seminyak is a beach town and has some of the most beautiful beaches in Bali so be sure to catch the sunset and enjoy the tranquil beauty of Seminyak.  You may even have the chance to marvel at Balinese ceremonies on the beach, go to a spa, or shopping.

Included:  Airport transfer, Evening yoga session with Celeste

Excluded:  Lunch, Dinner, Beverages, Optional Excursions

Day 2 – Sunday, Oct 15 – 2nd Night in Seminyak
  • Explore Seminyak on your own

Included:  Accommodation with breakfast, Morning and late afternoon yoga exercise

Excluded:  Lunch, Dinner, Beverages, Optional Excursions

Day 3 – Monday, Oct 16 – 1st Night in Ubud
  • Check-out and departs Seminyak

Private, Guided Full Day Tour:  Denpasar City and South Bali Tour.

  • Denpasar Market:  We begin our tour to visit Denpasar city (capital of Bali Province) to experience daily life of the Balinese people.  The market sells everything from meat, fruits and vegetable, textile material to temple procession equipment.  The market opens 24 hours.  The main shopping center opens during the day and the parking lot opens in late evening till early morning.
  • Museum Bali:  The museum was rebuilt in 1932 after the original building was destroyed by an earthquake in 1917.  The museum is the home to a collection of prehistoric pieces, traditional artifacts and old paintings.
  • Sanur Beach:  Seaside town, long stretch beach with shallow waters.  It used to be a fishing village but has become an international destination for resorts.  Yet it maintains most of its charm, wealth in arts and culture making it an ideal destination to enjoy the best of both eras, classic and contemporary.
  • Uluwatu Temple:  Temple was built in the 11th century, located in the south western tip of the island, edge of the cliff, about 100 meters high above sea level.  Best place to view sunset.
  • Kecak and Fire Dance:  At Uluwatu Temple, the Kecak dance consists of about fifty men wearing only a loin-cloth, and chanting the words Cak ke-cak ke-cak ke-cak ke-cak in rhythm, over and over again.  The Kecak dance is performed for dance-dramas and the story presented is taken from the Ramayana epic.

Included:  Accommodation with breakfast, Morning and late afternoon yoga exercise, Entrance fee to attractions

Excluded:  Lunch, Diner, Beverages, Optional Excursions

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Day 4 – Tuesday, Oct 17 – 2nd Night in Ubud
  • Authentic Balinese Cooking Class:  Spend a half-day Learning the secrets of Balinese organic cooking using traditional ingredients and preparation methods, in a fully equipped community village kitchen

Included:  Accommodation with breakfast, Cooking class, transfers and day meal will be included, Morning and late afternoon yoga exercise

Excluded: Lunch, Dinner, Beverages, Optional Excursions

Day 5 – Wednesday, Oct 18 – 3rd Night in Ubud

Private, Guided Full Day Tour:  Kintamani Volcano and Cultural dance Tour

  • Barong Dance (cultural dance):  Visit Batubulan Village to see Barong and Keris dance, performance starts at 9:30 am and finish at 10:30 am.  The Barong play represents an eternal fight between good and evil spirit.
  • Mount Batur Volcano:  One of the more popular tour is a visit to see an active volcano, located in the Kintamani District.
  • Bali Coffee Processing:  A chance to see how the world’s most expensive coffee beans – Kopi Luwak or Civet coffee is processed.  You will also get a chance to sample Bali coffee, lemon tea, ginger tea, coconut tea, choco tea, etc…
  • Tirta Empul:  Tirta Empul Temple or Holy Spring Water Temple, located in the Tampaksiring region near Gunung Kawi Temple.  The temple was built around the springs and special bathing-pools.
  • Tegenungan Waterfall:  one of tourist destination.  The Tegenungan Waterfall is about 4 metres in height, surrounded by beautiful scenery and lush tropical green trees growing on the riverbank.  So be sure to bring your bathing suit for a refreshing dip.

Included:  Accommodation with breakfast, Morning and late afternoon yoga exercise, Entrance fee to attractions 

Excluded: Lunch, Dinner, Beverages, Optional Excursions
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Day 6 – Thursday, Oct 19 – 3rd Night in Ubud
  • Green Village:  A short visit to Green Village and Bamboo Factory with lunch.  Green Village is a master-planned community of eighteen dramatically unique homes, hand-constructed by the Ibuku team. Each home is custom designed and rigorously engineered to embody the inherent strengths and versatility of bamboo.
  • Remember to bring along your bathing suit for a dip in their salt water pool.

Included:  Accommodation with breakfast, Entrance to Green Village, lunch & transfers, Morning and late afternoon yoga exercise

Excluded: Lunch, Dinner, Beverages, Optional Excursions

Day 7 – Friday, Oct 20 – 4th Night in Ubud

Private, Guided Full Day Tour:  Beduguil and Tanah Lot Temple Tour

  • Taman Ayun Temple:  Built in 1634, the temple is designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Culture, it is also the Royal Family Temple in Mengwi.
  • Jatiluwih Rice Terraces:  Designated as UNESCO – World Heritage Culture site:  Farmers still use traditional equipment to manage their land and a place to see huge rice terraces, coffee plantation, durian trees, cacao, bamboo, avocado trees.
  • Gong Jatiluwih Restaurant and Lounge:  Located at the Jati Luwih rice terrace.  This restaurant offers panorama view and photo op.
  • Ulundanu Beratan Temple:  temple dedicated to the Gods of lake or waters.  Temple was founded in the 17th century by the King of Mengwi.  Outside yard there is a Buddhist temple.
  • Tanah Lot Temple:  Temple perched on a little rocky islet, built in the 16th century.  It is one of Bali’s most important landmark and beautiful sunset.

Included:  Accommodation with breakfast, Morning and late afternoon yoga exercise, Entrance fee to attractions 

Excluded: Lunch, Dinner, Beverages, Optional Excursions

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Day 8 – Saturday, Oct 21 – Departure
  • Transfer to airport after breakfast

Included:   Morning yoga exercise, Breakfast, transfer to airport

Excluded: Lunch, Dinner, Beverages, Optional Excursions

For inquiry, contact Gia:  gly@cruiseholidays.com OR 1-888-399-2782
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Terms and Conditions:

Included:  Scheduled airport pick-up & drop-off time, Accommodation with breakfast, 2 Yoga exercise sessions/day with Celeste (as per itinerary), Entrance fee to sites with tour, Lunch or Dinner as specified on above itinerary.

Excluded:  Price does not include Canadian Taxes, additional food and beverages as noted in itinerary, gratuities, optional excursions, round-trip air, airport pick-up or drop-off outside scheduled time,  visa fees, baggage fees, travel or emergency medical insurance, vaccinations or other items or services of a personal nature.

Currency:  Price is quoted in Canadian dollars.  Rate is subject to availability.

Changes to tour itinerary:  Cruise Holidays | At Your Service reserves the right to make changes to the tour itinerary (accommodations, attractions or services) due to factors and/or situations beyond our control.  We may  replace affected parts of the itinerary with similar or better options without prior notice.

Deposit and Final Payment:  To confirm this tour, we require a non-refundable deposit of $700.00 Cdn/person.  Non-refundable final payment is due no later than 60 days after deposit or by July 15th, whichever comes first.

Cancellation and changes Policy:  Changes are permitted up to 60 days prior to departure.  Changes made after this date are subject to a 10% administration fee.  All payments are non-refundable.  In the unfortunate event that your booking has to be cancelled, we highly recommend you purchase trip cancellation insurance at the time of booking (see below).  Clients must email changes and cancellations notices to gly@cruiseholidays.com

Passport and Visas: A valid passport is required for each participant.  Passports must be valid for at least six (6) months after the scheduled return date to your home country.  Please consult the appropriate consulates regarding visas and other document requirements.  Obtaining required visas and any other required travel documentation is the sole responsibility and liability of the participant.  Cruise Holidays | At Your Service accepts no responsibility or liability for delays or missed portions of any part of the itinerary, or any other problems resulting from the participant missing/lacking the appropriate travel documentation.

Travel Insurance:  Comprehensive travel insurance protection is mandatory for this tour.  This includes Trip Cancellation & Interruption, Emergency Medical as well as Personal Baggage Loss.  Neither Cruise Holidays | At Your Service nor our third party tour operator partners will accept any liability resulting from inadequate insurance coverage.  All tour participants are responsible for purchasing this insurance and Cruise Holidays | At Your service will request proof of coverage no later than 60 days prior to departure including name of insurance company, policy number and emergency contact number.

We at Cruise Holidays | At Your Service offers competitive Travel Insurance packages for all your travel types. For information, contact info@cruiseholidaystoronto.com or speak to our agent when booking your next adventure.

Note:  This unique, one-of-a-kind tour requires a minimum of 12 passengers proceed.  Cruise Holidays | At Your Service reserves the right to cancel this tour without prior notice, offering a full refund to our clients if the minimum is not met.

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