Suryalila Yoga Retreat Centre

Escape Christmas Retreat 2018

With Vidya Heisel & Lidiya Petkova

December 21, 2018 — December 28, 2018

Escape Christmas Retreat

Come join us in Spain for our Escape Christmas Retreat in 2018!  Enjoy a week of fun-filled and relaxing time away from the Christmas hype.  The days will start with an energising Vinyasa Flow Yoga class and end with more mellow style of yoga: Restorative Yoga, Yin yoga, guided Meditation or Yoga Nidra practices followed by a sauna/sweat lodge session.  As part of the retreat, we will also go on a couple of stunning hikes, visit a local Spanish town, experience fun surprise workshops, enjoy a flamenco dancing class, live music and AcroYoga class. We will also snuggle around a log-fire and watch movies…

Suryalila breakfast buffet

Apart from this you will be nurtured with the most exquisite vegetarian cuisine.

There will be a many special meals among which mulled wine and delicious Tufu Turkey prepared for Christmas day.

Escape Christmas retreat 2018

All Inclusive Price per person:

*All prices include accommodation, three meals per day, yoga classes, art workshop, sauna sessions, local hikes and the use of all facilities.

  • Mini Dorm: 725€ (share with three other attendees of the same sex)
  • Twin: 880 (share with one other attendee)
  • Eco Casa Twin (share with one other attendee): 755
  • Superior Double (shared bathroom): €1010 single occupancy | for two people €830 p/p
  • Deluxe Double (private bathroom): €1120 single occupancy | for two people €980 p/p
  • Deluxe Suite for two people: €1050 p/pEscape Christmas Retreat

Optional extras: Horse riding, Thai Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Fresh Cold Press Juices, transfer from and to the airport

Retreat Leaders

Vidya Heisel Vidya is Suryalila’s and Frog Lotus Yoga International Director. Read more about her bio here.

Yoga Retreat Group LeaderLidiya is a resident teacher at the beautiful Suryalila Retreat Centre in Southern Spain where she also leads Adventure & Yoga. Yoga has been a central part of Lidiya’s lifestyle since discovering the practice more than ten years ago.

Her yoga classes are vigorous and energising, and at the same time balanced with more gentle and calming sequences. Lidiya puts strong focus on breath work while drawing awareness within to inspire conscious integration of the physical body and the mind. She is an attentive teacher and aims to inspire her students to bring meditation into movement. Leading the practitioners with a feeling of strength, freedom and inner calm.  Her classes usually end with singing bowls sound therapy.

Apart from vinyasa flow she teaches yin yoga, pranayama, restorative and AcroYoga classes.

With her students, she loves sharing what yoga has given her – balance in life, inner wellbeing and radiant health.

Lidiya was elated to discover Frog Lotus Yoga International, a school which is influenced by Ashanga, Iyengar, and Forrest Yoga. She studied to become a vinyasa flow yoga teacher with the internationally acclaimed, Vidya Heisel. Recently she has completed a yin yoga training with Sara Powers and Thai Yoga Massage with Triple Gem School of Thai Massage.

In addition to teaching yoga, Lidiya is a tourism management specialist, with a background in product development and organisation of wellness retreats. Her holidays are fun, adventurous and explorative.

 Yoga Retreat in Spain Spring 2016
For more information and to book please get in touch with the Suryalila team on: [email protected]

Travel Arrangements

There are a few airport options close to us.  The best airport to fly to is Seville (75 min away), then Jerez de la Frontera (50 min).  Malaga is also an option (2 hours by transfer/car or 3 hours by bus).

Should you decide to travel by bus, we can send you the bus timetable closer to your arrival.

Otherwise, organise transfers from the airport to Suryalila. The cost from Seville is €90, from Jerez – €70 and from Malaga – €150.  Usually we group people arriving at similar time together, so you can share the cost of the transfer. Alternatively, there are buses running to Villamartin from where we can pick you up.  The cost of a pick up form Villamartin to Suryalila is €10.

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