Sumptuous Summer Retreat in Sizzling South of France
A week of Rocket, Restorative and Yin Yoga in a luxury rustic villa and near Cannes, with organic garden-grown and locally sourced food. Hosted by Marcus Veda.
Silent meditation in the morning with two hours of Rocket yoga and pranayama in the fully equipped private yoga shala. Followed by sumptuous brunch in the morning sunshine of the Buddha garden. Then some time to unwind by the pool or escape to the many enclaves of the grounds. Afternoon tea will be followed by a 90min evening session of Yin or Restorative yoga (one day an asana clinic working on specifics of your practice, inversions etc) and then dinner as the sun sets.
Open air moonlight jacuzzi. Steam room, pool and gym. Tennis court in the olive grove and traditional parc de Pétanque. One day boat trip to islands off Cannes for sunset yoga on the beach, dinner under the stars, picnic on the deck.
All bedrooms ensuite (sharing double or twin). Single supplement available on request.
£1050 Including transfers from Nice airport tba. (Flights not included)
Contact to book your spot.
EXTRA ACTIVITIES FOR YOGA RETREAT WEEK:
❖ Boat outing to island with evening Sunset yoga and dinner on the water under the stars. Paddle board yoga, and canoeing, swimming, snorkelling and sunbathing on deck. Water games: donuts, banana boats, mattress, para sailing.
❖ Cooking with fire (wood-fired pizza, charcoal grilled vegetables). harvesting our own food from the gardens.
❖ Gorge walking and rock pool jumping
❖ Perfume making at Fragonard or Galimard in Grasse (make your own scents and tour of the factory)
❖ Gourmet chocolate making at Florisan
❖ Cannes for sights and shopping
❖ Go-karting and visit to Gordoun, a gorge top village with amazing views
❖ Tennis, table tennis, petanque, water volley ball, swimming at the house
❖ Jacuzzi and steam room hammam at the house
❖ Massage, facials, manicures, pedicures can be arranged at the house
❖ Thai massage available
❖ Visit to a traditional French market (Valbonne on a Friday morning is wonderful for local crafts, food, clothes.)
❖ Nice antique market in the old town on a Monday morning.
❖ St Tropez market by boat.
❖ Art galleries in nearby Mougins, an old town high on a hill (10 minutes away) or Picasso museum right by the sea in Antibes (30 mins away)