Close your eyes, take a deep breath…Can you hear the waves of the Mediterranean and smell the sea? How about the morning and evening sun kissing your skin or the warm sand under your feet? Now exhale and join me for a holiday filled with Yoga, Pop Pilates, sun and fun in Northern Cyprus….

The retreat will be held at the family run, rustic, green Riviera Beach Bungalows. You can chose to share your room with another other yogi/yogini, stay on your own or upgrade to a superior room. You will have the opportunity to practice your morning/evening yoga by the beach, on a boat or on the mountains during the excursions arranged by Side Tour.

September weather in Northern Cyprus is relatively cooler than peak summer but still warm enough to enjoy a late summer holiday. The average temperature during the day is 30ºC, evening 22ºC, and the sea 26ºC, with a 10 hours uninterrupted sunshine daily.

 

Prices:

7 nights, 3* Hotel accommodation, 2 days Half Board, 3 days Full Board – £990p/p

(Based on 2 people sharing a standard double/twin room. Single standard room supplement £100 p/w. Upgrade to superior room £175p/w. Single superior room supplement £112 p/w.)

 

Prices are inclusive of:

  1. Flights with Atlas Jet, London Stansted departure 11th September 13:35, arrival Lefkosa Ercan 22:25 (Return 18th September 07:45-12:30)
  2. Airport-hotel, excursion transfers and tour guides (flights can be excluded)
  3. Half Board accommodation at Riviera Beach Bungalows
  4. Daily 1 hour Yoga and 1 hour Pop Pilates sessions with Suzan Altay (either at the Riviera or at sightseeing destinations by the beach/mountains/boat)
  5. A day trip to Karpaz Peninsula, inclusive of lunch by the beach
  6. A private sunset boat trip in the deep waters of Mediterranean, inclusive of dinner aboard
  7. A hiking trip to Karmi Village and picnic at the St.Hilarion Castle on the Kyrenia (Five-Finger) Mountains including a pack lunch.

 

Optional Extras:

1. Famagusta & Nicosia Tour (09:00-19:00): In the morning we drive to the Walled City of Nicosia, the last divided capital of Europe with its unique combination of Gothic (St. Sophia Church) and Ottoman (Buyuk Han) architecture. Our next destination after lunch in Nicosia is Famagusta region, where we visit the Monastery of St. Barnabas (archaeological and icon museum), the Ruins of Salamis (Roman antique city) and the Old Town of Famagusta (St. Nicholas Church, also known as Mustafa Lala Pasha Mosque). Get exclusive insights into Cyprus’ amazing history from the Bronze Age over Roman times to Ottoman and British Empires in only 1 day…£43 p/p (min. 4 people), lunch and entrance fees included.

2. The ‘Wild West’ Tour (09:00-18:00): In the morning we visit the village of Kormacit where the spoken languages are Greek and Aramaic (original language of Jesus Christ). The inhabitants are members of the Maronite Church which is a Catholic Church based in Lebanon. We then visit Guzelyurt Market with typical Cypriot products like sweets, fruit juices, cheeses, Sucuk, etc. Afterwards we continue to the Church of St. Mamas where we visit the icon museum and the archaeological museum with its newest discovery, The Golden Leaves of Soli. From here we continue to the eco-village of Baglikoy for lunch. And our last cultural highlight is the, The Vuni Palace and the Ruins of Soli with the Greek Theater and the Mosaics of the Basilica of St. Auxibius…£43 p/p (min. 4 people), lunch and entrance fees included.

3.Extra nights at the hotel, based on 2 people sharing a double/twin room, £123 per person, per nigh

4. Scuba Diving

5. Paragliding

6. Mountain Safari

 

 

To Book:

For further details please contact me on:

suzan@learnyogalondon.com

07833621111

LearnYogaLondon Yoga Retreat Terms and Conditions:
 1. The customer shall pay LearnYogaLondon a non-refundable, non-transferable deposit in the sum of 50% of the total amount due for each person named in the reservation.
2. The remaining balance shall be paid by the customer to LearnYogaLondon no less than 4 weeks prior to the date of departure. Bookings within the last 4 weeks must be paid in full at time of booking.
3. If payment of either the deposit or the full balance is not received by the due date LearnYogaLondon reserves the right to cancel the reservation and retain the deposit.
4. In the event of cancellation by the customer, regardless of the circumstances, the following refund fees -minus the deposit- apply:
Cancellation 2 weeks or less before due arrival date, 0% refund
Cancellation 2 to 4 weeks before due arrival date, 25% refund
Cancellation 4 to 8 weeks before due arrival date, 50% refund
Cancellation more than 8 weeks before due arrival date, 100% refund
5. All international and national payments will be made in GBP.
6. All transfer costs (including intermediary bank charges) will be paid by the customer. It is the customer’s responsibility to instruct their bank that the payment should be received in GBP by the receiver’s bank.  If the money is received in another currency, the customer will be liable to pay the difference in exchange rate between the international and national banks.
7. Due to teacher cancellations, not meeting the minimum required number of 8 people or other situations beyond our control, LearnYogaLondon shall refund the full fee to the customer.
8. It is the customer’s responsibility to check the reservation and ensure that the particulars contained herein are correct.
9. It is the customer’s responsibility to ensure that he/she has all the relevant travel documentation and arrives at the airport in time  (http://mfa.gov.ct.tr/consular-info/visa-regulations/)
10. The customer must comply fully with the health and safety regulations introduced by LearnYogaLondon. The customer must ensure that he/she is medically and physically fit and able to use our facilities and participate in activities. Customers who have injuries or illnesses are advised to seek doctor’s advice if practicing yoga. LearnYogaLondon is not liable for any injuries to the customer in his/her use of our facilities or participation in activities. A customer must always stop and rest if he/she is feeling any pain or sickness and inform the teacher of any previous injuries.
11. LearnYogaLondon cannot accept any responsibility for loss or damage of personal possessions or valuables of the customer.
12. LearnYogaLondon shall not be liable for any failures beyond its control. This covers natural disasters, war, closure of airports, civil strife, accidents or failure to perform by third parties, including suppliers and subcontractors.
13. We recommend that all customers have adequate travel, cancellation and medical insurance for the duration of the trip.

 

 

Bellapais Abbey
Sunset at Riviera Beach Bungalows
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Sun set at Riviera Beach Bungalows
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Wild donkeys of Karpaz
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Wild goats of Karpaz
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Smiling wild donkeys of Karpaz:-)
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Bungalows at Riviera Beach Bungalows
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Kapraz, Golden Beach
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Kyrenia (Five-Finger) Mountains

St. Hilarion Castle

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Kyrenia Harbour

Kapraz, Golden Beach

Bellapais Abbey

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Kyrenia Castle

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Yoga at sunset at Riviera Beach Bungalows

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Kyrenia Harbour

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Yoga on the mountains

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Yoga at St. Hilarion Castle

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Snorkeling at Riviera Beach Bungalows

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Scuba diving in Kyrenia

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Yoga on a boat

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Karmi Village