Pyrenees Yoga Fitness Retreat
Duration: 7 days (6 nights)
Join us for a magical week in one of the most beautiful places on earth. Based in the French Pyrenees we offer yoga trek retreats combining Hatha and Yin yoga classes with spectacular mountain walks and optional wild swims! This Pyrenean paradise is known as one of the most beautiful nordic ski destinations in the world and the fourth largest in France.
Most days start at 8.30am and finish with dinner at 7pm. We have the chance to practice yoga in the studio, on a lakeside beach and also on the mountain side in a host of spectacular locations.
Holidays run Saturday to Friday with 6 nights stylish Gite accommodation with pool and WIFI. You will stay at either Chez Arran farmhouse gites or Surya Pyrenees. Come away from this feeling fantastic and with a few more moves in your repetoire.
Dates & Availability: June and October 2017, May, June & October 2017
If you are a group of 2 or more friends or colleagues do contact us. Personal long weekend breaks can be orginised by our team especially for you throughout the summer.
Group Bookings & minimum numbers: Yoga teacher ratio is maximum 1:10. Larger groups can be catered for if you would like to bring more people.
Fitness Level Needed: If you love yoga and love the mountains this is for you. Corinne's yoga classes are designed to be accessible to everyone, whether a true beginner or an experienced yogi. Her teaching style is laid-back yet challenging with a strong focus on alignment. Class sizes are kept small so that each person receives plenty of personal attention to help them come to a better understanding of the poses and develop their own personal practice.
Equipment: Use of yoga mats, meditation blankets and straps are included.
5 x 1h30 yoga sessions with a yoga alliance teacher
5 x fitness sessions including options: trail running, wild swimming, mountain biking, trekking, circuits
Airport Transfer at specific time and local transport
6 nights stylish Gite accommodation with pool and free WIFI staying at Chez Arran or Surya Pyrenees
Meals as per programme
Use of yoga mats, meditation blankets and straps, guided walks.
What's not included:
Flights, other local transport, insurance
Most days start at 8.30am and finish with dinner at 7pm. We have the chance to practice yoga in the studio, on a lakeside beach and also on the mountain side in a host of spectacular locations. Holidays run Saturday to Friday with 6 nights stylish gite accommodation with pool and WIFI staying at Chez Arran farmhouse gites or Surya Pyrenees. Come away from this feeling fantastic and with a few more moves in your repetoire. If you would prefer to stay in a 3 or 4* hotel we can arrange this in Ax les Thermes or Foix.
- 5 x 1h30 yoga sessions with a yoga alliance teacher, one per day
- 5 x fitness sessions including options: trail running, wild swimming, mountain biking, trekking, circuits, climbing 1-2 per day x 1.5 - 4hrs depending on the activities chosen. Locations are generally outdoor in mountain locations except for yoga and circuit classes which often, but not always take place in studio.
- 2 x spa entrances to Les Bains de Couloubret included (2hrs each)
- 1 x massage included (1hr)
Why come to visit us?
We have qualified climbing coaches who have been on the British climbing team and are familiar with structured training programmes, exercise professionals and leaders in running fitness. Corinne is a very inspiring yoga teacher so if this is your thing she can hone your practice and we can all work together to give you an awesome week. If you don't have a week do ask for our long weekend options. She also runs regular classes locally so we are flexible according to how your body is improving and what you feel you need.
We have a spectacular location for a holiday here in the French Pyrenees and our new location available in the Autumn in Spain. You will be based close to a spa town so its possible to recouperate inbetween sessions and improve your fitness while following a passion! Welcome!