Are you looking for a total escape? If so, TGF strongly recommend joining the “Escape the World” retreat in Bali, which will enable you to touch base with yourself, practice gentle yoga and meditation as well experience Balinese culture whilst enjoying a relaxing vacation.
This all-inclusive five-night signature programme at Bali’s ONEWORLD retreat includes yoga and meditation with splendid views, two Spa treatments, a guided rice field walk, a bicycle excursion as well as unique Balinese traditions of the Purification Ritual, the Blessing Ceremony and the Balinese Offering Ritual Master Class.
Escape the World is a signature retreat programme at ONEWORLD retreats, a twelve-bedroom holistic retreat venue in Ubud, Bali. ONEWORLD retreats is the only venue of its kind in Ubud that shares grounds with the royal palace! Bordered by a small creek, this eco-friendly retreat is surrounded by jungle and rice fields and is the perfect place to escape and re-connect with your inner self.
On your vacation, you can do yoga twice a day and enjoy a gentle combination of Ashtanga, Hatha and Iyengar styles. You will also have the opportunity to experience the Balinese way of life during a purification ritual, which takes place at ‘Tirta Empul’, Bali’s most sacred Spring Pool that is regularly visited by the Balinese people, as the local priest carries out prayers.
You will spend Day Three of the retreat in silence (this is optional) for contemplation and concentration on your inner self.
You will also be indulged in blissful Spa treatments (which are inclusive in the package) – Herbal Massage or a facial and a signature two and a half hour Ayurvedic Chakra Dhara Massage which is a traditional Ayurvedic treatment whereby warm herbal oil is dripped on the chakras to balance the energy flow and purify the body.
You will visit the ‘Gunung Batur’ on Day Four of your adventure, which is one of Bali’s most spectacular volcanos. You will have the opportunity to enjoy yoga and meditation practice with a splendid view of the sunrise behind the volcano – a once in a lifetime opportunity!
To finish off the week you will learn about the ritual of presenting offerings to the Gods, an integral part of Balinese life, and even make your own offering!
The Escape the World Retreat is available throughout the year, with prices starting from £855. For more information on this heavenly retreat to Bali and ONEWORLD Retreats please click here.