YOGA RETREAT FOR MEN
WINTER YOGA RETREAT IN SOUTH INDIA - 2019/2020
WINTER IN THE SOUTH INDIAN HEAT ON THE OCEAN FRONT
My exclusive Yoga retreats for men are a rare and unique opportunity to come and enjoy a simple and friendly winter wellness retreat on the beautiful beach of Varkala in Kerala, south India and practice yoga amongst the company of men.
My Yoga retreats include daiy morning classes leaving the rest of the day free to enjoy your holiday in one of the most beautiful beache resorts of India.
My yoga retreats are gay friendly, exclusively male, I am myself a gay man. The daily practice includes mantra chanting, pranayama, asanas and relaxation. The full session is 2h30 starting at 7am.
Alongside the yoga practice, daily or regular massages can be organised with quality therapists.
I also offer optional yoga workshops and massage training that can be booked in advance or on the spot.
One should not forget that this is also thetime to enjoy the scenic beauty of the place, the people and the culture as well as the beach and swimming opportunities.
The dates of the gay yoga for men retreats for next winter season are as follows :
Décember 2019, from 9th to 18th
January 2020, from 20th to 30th
- Yoga class eavery morning and some evening meditation session
Nudity is not possible for the classes, respecting local traditions
- Accommodation in a comfortable ocean view room, swimming pool, optional AC, more details here
- Optional afternoon yoga workshops
- Optional traditional and tantric massage training
- Excursions, massages and much more
The cost for the yoga course is 350 euros*
*Payment at the time of booking through bank transfer or credit card.
Accommodation, meals, options and transfers are not included
Accommodation can be arranged at Oceano Éco Resort with comfortable ocean view room, swimming pool, optional AC, (more details here).
Cost of rooms:
The rooms I have selected ar the deluxe type with AC as these are the ones that offer the best standard and level of cleanliness. click here and look at the photos
All are equipped with double bed, mosquito net, hot and cold water.
Single occupancy - 650 euros*
Double occupancy - 730 euros*
Single occupancy - 715 euros*
Double occupancy - 810 euros*
*the price is based on 2018/19 prices, final price will be confirmed at time of booking.
Above rates include breakfast. AC is available in certain rooms the additional cost is 10 euros per day.
Accommodation charges to be paid directly to the hotel, I coordinate the bookings.
Credit cards are accepted
Other accommodation is available, it will be cheaper and much more basic with no frills and little or no comfort, cash payment is often the only option.
Breakfast is included at the Oceano Éco Resort, other meals are not included.
You can get a simple vegetarian meal for as little as 1 euro but in general it will average out at 5 to 7 euros per vegetarian meal.
Airport transfer is not included but can be organised. Trivandrum airport is 40km away from Varkala, the cost for the taxi is in the region of 25 euros.
Massages can be arranged daily at your convenience, the average cost for a traditional Ayurvedic 1 hour massage cost is aprox 15 euros.
I can also give my tantric massage, the cost is 150 euros and is paid by credit card.
I will be proposing some additional afternoon yoga workshops. The cost per workshop is 25 euros.
I also offer a 15 hours traditional ayurvedic massage course that can be followed up by a 6 hour tantric massage course.
The cost is 400 euros for the traditional massage course and 200 euros for the tantric specialization.
Excursions can be organized
The beach of Varkala is in itself a true jewel, it is often possible to swim in calm and clear water in the morning, the afternoon the sea tends to become more rough, but it remains accessible. The temperature of the water is close to 30 degrees throughout the day. Its a perfect spot to enjoy the sunset.