Tepoztlán Creative Art and Yoga Retreat
January 8th-13th, 2023
Join Talia Koval, lifelong artist and professional painter, and Nicole Sklar, expert of yoga wellness and movement for an unforgettable week of adventure, self care, and creative expression in Tepoztlán, Mexico.
Tepotzlan Mexico is a one of Mexico’s most alluring and unique colonial towns. It was given the status of being one of Mexico’s magical Pueblos for its beauty and historical value. It is a town where breath-taking rock formations and mountainous landscape meets cobblestone streets in a charming town center rich with color, art, and echoes of ancient civilizations. The town makes for one of the most remarkable mix of colonial and indigenous experiences in Mexico, and has visitors come from all over the world to experience the magic of its rivers and waterfalls, and fasinating culture. It is about an hour south of Mexico City. (Mexico City is the closest international airport.)
Daily activities will include a challenging however available to all levels morning power vinyasa flow, a guided painting activity, and an evening hatha yoga practice.
Other activities scheduled during our week will include a pyramid hike, a waterfall hike, a town tour of Tepotzlan, a Temezcal ancient and traditional sweat lodge ceremony, and a cacao/traditional plant medicine ceremony. All activities are encouraged, but of course optional.
La Buena Vibra
Our retreat center is located steps away from Tepotzlan’s most impressive rock formations. You will be inspired by the sights of the natural wonder that you wake up to, as well as by the stunning grounds of our highly detailed retreat center’s architecture and gardens.
With daily free time, you will have the opportunity to schedule hollistic spa treatments with La Buena Vibra’s exquisite spa. Our on site spa offers a variety unique and luxurious holistic treatments including body wraps, massage, hot stones, acupuncture, organic facials, watsu water therapy, and/or manicures/pedicures/ and hair.
Our gourmet meals are thoughtfully curated for balance and nutrition and will include vegetables from our on-site lush vegetable gardens. Meals will have vegetarian/vegan, and gluten free options, but will not be limited to.
Who is this adventure retreat for?
This retreat is designed for anyone who is ready to embark on an adventure, anyone with intention to bring more vitality and positivity into everyday by reconnecting to the true self, our innate creative, and our highest power.
This will be a full body, mind, and spirit adventure; an opportunity explore inward and out, and an opportunity to reset with benefits that will have a lasting impact. With the combination of healing movement, expressive arts, cultural immersion, nature immersion, and adventure we believe this will be a journey to the heart, and one to remember for a lifetime.
We hope to see you in Tepotzlan!
Yelapa Wellness Week
March 26th-31st, 2023
Invigorate your spirit with ocean outings, island visits, whale watching and snorkeling in the fascinating world underwater and jungle hikes to waterfalls. Holistically heal from the inside out with daily mindful movement that strengthens and promotes balance. Connect with all of you in these ways, and traditional methods of cleansing; sweat lodge and song to reset and access your highest power, your innate creative potential. Daily mindful movement will include Vinyasa Yoga, Hatha Yoga, Restorative Yin and Yoga Nidra.
We will start each morning with a challenging 75 minute flow get the blood moving, in an on-site, open-air studio overlooking the Pacific Ocean, and complete with a more relaxed Yin, Hatha, or Yoga Nidra with sound bath meditation.
Day excursions and activities will include a visit to Marietas Islands National Park, a boat trip to Mahajuitas private beach, snorkle tour in fascinating and protected coral reefs of the area, and two waterfall hikes. We will have plenty of time to soak in the sun and explore the small fishing village of Yelapa. You will also have the opportunity to participate in a Temezcal, an ancient and traditional sweat lodge and ceremony.
Gourmet meals will be prepared just for us daily with local ingredients and love. Recipes mindfully cater to balance nutrition, allergies or preferences with gluten free, vegetarian or vegan and/or pescatarian options.
Treat yourself with one week for a full body, mind, and spirit reset. A tropical paradise only accessible by boat, be inspired by the natural wonders of the ocean and the vibrant jungle.