SUMMER YOGA RETREAT PUGLIA
July 2nd-8th 2017
La Valle d'Itria, Puglia, Italy
Teachers - Chloé Porter & Christian Gentile
Come join us for the ultimate summer getaway to the picturesque Italian region of Puglia. Outdoor yoga, white washed towns, delicious food, pristine beaches and candlelight meditations followed by Yoga Nidra. The perfect place to be on holiday but unwind in the most beautiful surroundings.
Puglia is one of Italy's more hidden gems located right on the heel of the boot. The area however is becoming a more popular tourist destination as people discover the charms of this area: incredible baroque towns, the traditional 'trulli' houses, olive groves, orchards bursting with colours, blue seas, white sandy beaches and outstanding cuisine.
Our desitination in Puglia will be La Valle D'Itria, home of the 'Trulli' houses and the beautiful town Alberobello a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Nestled in the heart of this beautiful area will be our own trulli house for the week, with its own pool, comfortable beds, vinyards and outdoor yoga space.
Chloe and Christian will lead you through a week of invigorating and relaxing yoga. The yoga classes will be tailored to suit all levels. As Christian was born and bred in Puglia you will enjoy the best of the area as seen by a local!
The yoga holiday will include:
Daily Yoga 1-2 classes daily
Daily breakfast and delicious Italian dinners with vino della casa
A day trip to Martina Franca and Alberobello to see the Incredible Trullo Town
An afternoon in Polignano a Mare
A visit to the gorgeous 'white city' Ostuni and then off to the stunning Natural Reserve Torre Guaceto beach with a picnic, bathing in the crystal clear ocean and Yoga at the tower
Evening activities such as Jembe drumming, Osho Meditations and Yoga Nidra
A Cooking Class to teach you to bring some of Puglia back with you.
Access to the grounds and pool
6 nights accommodation at Masseria Ferri (all linens and towels included)
Massages (75 Euros)
About Masseria Ferri:
Masseria Ferri is an agriturismo in the heart of Valle d'Itria operating as a farm and producing its own gorgeous olive oil, wine and cheese. Built in the 18th century the Masseria has been beautifully maintained by the Ferri Family to respect the unique architecture of Puglia. You will be able to roam the grounds surrounded by vineyards and expereience the very culture that makes Italy famous around the world. Masseria Ferri has beautiful accommodation in the classic Trullis. You can choose between shared and private rooms.
Private Room - €1360 per person all inclusive
Shared Room - €1160 per person all inclusive
The closest Airports are Bari and Brindisi. The Airport Shuttle will be to and from Bari as this airport serves more flights and they are generally cheaper. Shuttle time is 1 hour 20 minutes. A time frame applies to the pick up and drop off.
Come join us in one of our favorite parts of the world!
"Epic, that view, the food, those people, loved ever minute." - Elizabeth, Designer, UK
"Truly excellent, the team were warm, friendly and professional from the moment we arrived. We had a wonderful week filled with yoga and various other activities from running, hiking and swimming in waterfalls to lying by the pool with a book. Returned home feeling completely relaxed, invigorated and full of energy. It was like hitting reset on my system." - Hannah, Lawyer, UK
"The people who run the retreats are absolutely fantastic. They all made me feel that I belonged. The yoga classes and meals were unforgettable too! I highly recommend going on a yoga retreat with them." - Hazel, Lawyer, UK
"Feeling to be at home ..cosy and friendly..nice teaching, good food and amazing people!" Mara, Air Hostess, Switzerland
"I had a lovely sunny week, in a stunning location, with some really wonderful people and some of the best yoga & meditation classes I've ever attended. I came back happy, healthy, relaxed and a tiny bit tanned - everything you could wish for from a holiday! I'd encourage anyone thinking about going to one of these retreats to stop thinking about it and BOOK IT! I wholeheartedly recommend it and am already plotting my next one. Thank you Chloe, Christian, Maudie, your amazing chef Phoebe and the ever smiley Mia for such a great week. And also big love to everyone who I was on the retreat with. I made some friends for life xx" - Jenny, PR & Marketing Manager, UK