Bali Yoga Retreat, 2017

A true Balinese experience

October 25 - November 1st

Stay with us at a Balinese owned and operated eco-luxury retreat center located in the traditional seaside village of Sukawati, on the Eastern shore of Bali. This peaceful retreat is situated in a lush oasis, the perfect environment to reenergize and nurture your body and soul. Enjoy yoga in an open-air sanctuary, with views of the Indian Ocean and Mount Agung Volcano.

This trip will be the perfect balance of relaxation time with our hosts at the eco luxury retreat and time exploring the mystical and majestic charm of Bali.

What to expect


Wednesday October 25 - Wednesday November 1st

8 Days / 7 Nights

At Pura Vida our intention is to support you in living a happy, healthy and fullfilling life. We strongly believe that life is fullest when you get to experience the world. Join us on this adventure as we dive deep into Balinese culture.

What's Included

Daily yoga & meditation - Our classes will be a variety of vinyasa and yin yoga with a very meditative approach
Lodging - We are staying at a 5-star eco-luxury retreat center in the town of Sakawati, Bali
Airport transfers - On arrival and departure dates
All meals - Delicious high quality, high prana ingredients which are organic and permaculture grown whenever possible.
Intro to Bali culture - Prof. Mikaku Doliveck and Putu will provide an overview, offering some helpful tips on culture, religion, manners and customs, currency, as well as some basic Indonesian phrases.
Welcome dinner - A feast of local and international delicacies. Enjoy a pre-dinner cocktail party with local musicians and traditional dancing.
Art & shopping tour - An excursion to a silversmithing village, Batik workshops, master woodcarvers and more.
Offering making class- Create a traditional offering from nartural materials and flowers
Temple ceremony - Purification ritual at Tempak Siring temple
Spa treatment - Each participant will receive one Balinese massage treatment at Melati Spa
Ubud day trip - Stroll around one of Bali's most popular destinations
Painting village tour- We will visit the village of Keliki reowned for its fine highly detailed paintings of daily village life and Hindu dieties.
Coffee plantation- Sample healthy teas and coffees including "Kopi Luwak", the world's most expensive drink.
Purification ceremony- Partake in this Balinese traditional ritual of purification and cleansing lead by a Balinese High Priest.
Private session with Balinese healer- 1.5-2 hour private session with a traditional Balinese Healer.
And more...

From $2065

Double Occupancy: $2,265

Single Occupancy: $2,997

Early Bird Discount: $100 - If paid in full by July 25, 2017

Members Discount: $100 - Members get an additional $100 discount (yes, that is a $200 total discount if paid in full by 07/25/2017).

Price includes a 21% Bali tax and service charge.

Price does not include airfare, travel or medical insurance.

Deposit: $400 - Due to the nature of this event space is limited. A $400 deposit is required to reserve your spot. Deposit is nonrefundable and nontransferable once enrolled in the retreat.

Lead Teacher

Xenia Guido - She graduated from California State University, Chico, with a BA in Journalism/Political Science. She later studied Media Arts and Web Development, and worked in IT for the State of California for 10 years. She is now dedicated to teaching yoga, leading retreats, and running a yoga studio, Pura Vida Yoga, in the Gaslamp District, in Downtown San Diego. She has studied Kripalu Yoga, bhakti yoga with Rusty Wells, and power vinyasa with Baron Baptiste.


Kelly Snyder - A graduate of The Ohio State University, she earned a BA in Criminal Justice.  After working in the banking industry for nine years, and taking time off to be a full-time mom, she became a licensed massage therapist and owns her own practice.  In 2016, Kelly received her 200RYT certificate from Pura Vida Yoga and teaches vinyasa at Pura Vida Yoga.


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  • "The gladdest moment in human life, me thinks, is a departure into unknown lands."

    - Sir Richard Burton

  • "I am not the same, having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world."

    - Mary Anne Radmacher

  • "The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page."

    - Saint Augustine