Join Jessie Chapman for an awe inspiring Yoga & Hiking Retreat in the breathtaking Asturias region of North West Spain. Be inspired with a glorious week of dedicated twice daily yoga, exhilarating daily hiking, wonderful regional food and lots of cultural insights staying at the lovely Hotel Fuentes De Lucia with a stunning mountain backdrop. No matter what your level of yoga experience or fitness you are welcome on this active yoga holiday.
our daily ritual: 7.00 am: 2 hours morning yoga with Jessie Chapman 9.00 am: scrumptious buffet breakfast 10.30 am: depart for one of our inspiring days guided mountain hikes - simply stunning. 1.30 pm: share a delicious picnic lunch or we visit one of the wonderful local restaurants 3 or 4 pm: back at the hotel take a bath, have a massage or simply put your feet up in beautiful surrounds 6 - 8 pm: afternoon restoration yoga with Jessie Chapman 8.00 pm: we enjoy a delicious home cooked Spanish dinner 9.00 pm: Evening yoga nidra (a lying down relaxation for a good night's sleep)
Retreat inclusions: 7 nights accommodation at the lovely Hotel Fuentes De Lucia Pick up & transfers to and from Oviedo town centre Morning and afternoon yoga classes with Jacinta Daily guided mountain hikes with the experienced local walking guides All delicious home cooked vegetarian breakfasts, dinners & some lunches Evening yoga nidra (guided relaxation for a good nights sleep)
*In-house massages are available upon request **On the last day we go to a deluxe hydrotherapy day spa with jacuzzi, jet pools, steam, sauna, etc. This is an optional extra for 12 Euro per person (approx) - deeply soothing.
About the yoga: Yoga is taught by Jessie Chapman who's inspirational classes are designed for all levels from the complete beginner to the more experienced practitioner. Lots of individual attention and adjustments are given in the classes and everyone is well looked after.
About the hiking: We walk beautiful mountain trails, averaging approximately 15 km per day, accompanied by friendly and knowledgeable hiking guides who fill our days with a soulful blend of scenic hiking, historical insights, traditional experiences and wonderful food. We Savour local Asturian cuisine, sample aromatic cheeses and sip the traditional beverage, Sidra Asturianu, a cider made from locally grown apples. We trek through scenic gorges and alongside babbling brooks; dine in local taverns; explore 10th-century churches and relax under Spain’s oldest yew tree, El Tiexo, planted more than 1000 years ago in a sacred meadow.
About the location & accommodation: Hotel Fuentes De Lucia is a picturesque rural hotel in the small village of Faedo in the Quiros Valley of the Asturian Region. All rooms are spacious and have en-suite bathrooms with bathtubs, patios with village or valley views and lovely décor. There’s a laundry with washer and dryer for guest use, high speed internet and WIFI, TV room and library and lots of private areas to soak up the Spanish mountain air and warm sun.
Transfers to and from the retreat are included in the retreat. Detailed pick-up details are emailed to you upon registration or email us for more information.
You can register for the retreat on our website www.radianceretreats.com or book over the phone. Payments can be made via mc, visa or bank deposit.
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