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Ontario > Pura Vida Soul Institute Inc.

Nature Healing Yoga & Glamping Weekend Retreat

Friday August 24th 2018 - Sunday August 26th 2018

Location: Gravenhurst, Ontario
Daily Schedule: Agenda Friday • 4:00-6:00pm: Check-in • 6:00-7:00pm: Light Dinner + Glass of Wine • 7:00-8:00pm: Welcome & Meditation Saturday • 8:00-9:00am - Meditation • 9:00-10:00am - Breakfast (Or Optional Add-On Hot Yoga Class) • 10:00-10:30am
Cost: COST (Prices are per person) Quad Accommodation: $399+HST pp (Must register as a group of 4) Triple Accommodation: $449+HST pp (Must register as a group of 3) Double Accommodation: $499+HST pp (Must register as a group of 2) Single Accommodation: $549+HST pp (Private Glamping Tent)
Email: info@PuraVidaSoulinstitute.com
Phone: 7056898950




When we lose contact with nature, we lose touch with ourselves. This weekend retreat is designed to reconnect you to nature, experience its healing benefits, and find a new sense of balance and peace in your life. It is a great way to destress, unwind, or just take time to clear your mind and open up to new ideas or ways of healing. Open to all levels of experience, men, and women.
What's Included:
• Daily Yoga & Meditation Classes
• Forest Healing Walks

• Nature Connection Exercises
• 2-Nights Glamping Accommodations
• Vegetarian Meals (Vegan & Gluten-free available upon advance request)
• Relaxing environment nestled in the forest

Retreaters are required to find their own transportation to and from Pura Vida Soul Institute. Free parking is available onsite.


Agenda
Friday
• 4:00-6:00pm: Check-in
• 6:00-7:00pm: Light Dinner + Glass of Wine
• 7:00-8:00pm: Welcome & Meditation

Saturday
• 8:00-9:00am - Meditation
• 9:00-10:00am - Breakfast (Or Optional Add-On Hot Yoga Class)
• 10:00-10:30am - Tea & Free Time
• 10:30am-12:00pm - Forest Healing Walk (Outdoors)
• 12:00-2:00pm Lunch
• 2:00-4:00pm - Nature Art Workshop (Outdoors)
• 4:00-5:00pm - Free Time
• 5:00-6:00pm - Yin Art Class
• 6:30-8:00pm - Dinner + Glass of Wine

Sunday
• 8:30-9:30am - Breakfast
• 9:30-10:30am - Yoga In the Forest
• Check out by 12pm


NOTE: All activities are optional. While we encourage you to participate in all activities as it contributes to a fun retreat for all of us, nothing is mandatory. If you are not comfortable participating in an activity you are welcome to relax and observe or take some free time for yourself.

Free Time Suggestions
• Go for a walk
• Read a book
• Take a nap
• Meditate or lounge in the outdoor studio
• Book an optional add-on service
• Visit the beach in Washago or Kilworthy (5 Min drive)
• Go shopping in Gravenhurst (15 min drive) or Orillia (25 min drive)
• Visit Bramblewood Art Studio (5 Min drive)

Meals
All meals are vegetarian, with options for vegan and gluten-free. Please see a sample menu on our website at puravidasoulinstitute.com/retreats/menu/

All meals are served during the time indicated on the agenda. Please be advised that if you miss a meal period you will be required to find your own meal. Due to our small facility and staff we do not have the ability to prepare meals at alternate times.

If you require vegan or gluten-free meal options, please indicate this in the notes section of your reservation or send us an email when you book your registration. All requests must be received a minimum of 2 weeks prior to the retreat. We make every effort to keep our meals wholesome and hypoallergenic, but due to the increased number of food allergies present we are not always able to meet all requests. Please discuss with us prior to booking if you have concerns.

Glamping Amenities
Our glamping tents are a great way to enjoy your retreat experience! Below are some details of what you can expect if this is your first time glamping with us :)
Inclusions:
* Single bed with mattress
* Bed linens & pillows
* Extra wool or flannel blanket for warmth
* Towels
* Night stand
* Interior lights
* LED Lantern for reading or short walks
* Deck with chairs for lounging
* Picnic Table

Learn more about the accommodations on our website at: www.puravidasoulinstitute.com/retreats/accommodations/

COST (Prices are per person)
Quad Accommodation: $399+HST pp (Must register as a group of 4)
Triple Accommodation: $449+HST pp (Must register as a group of 3)
Double Accommodation: $499+HST pp (Must register as a group of 2)
Single Accommodation: $549+HST pp (Private Glamping Tent)

*We do NOT match roommates. If you are booking a double, triple, or quad rate you MUST be registering with other guests. You are welcome to post on our Facebook page that you are looking for roommates if desired.*

If booking a double, triple, or quad accommodation please include the names of the individuals you wish to share accommodations with in the notes section of your registration. All guests in your group must register and pay in advance to secure your rate. Should members of your group fail to register, you will be charged the balance of the fees when you arrive based on the accommodation numbers of your group (e.g. If you register as a quad, but only 2 guests in your party register you will be charged double accommodation fees).


There are only 5 glamping tents so book quickly! Learn more about the glamping accommodations at http://puravidasoulinstitute.com/retreats/accommodations/
Please make all payments in credit, cash, cheque or email transfer to Pura Vida Soul Institute Inc. Retreats must be paid in full to reserve your spot!


Optional Add-On Services
If you would like to enhance your stay or keep active during free time, consider one of our add-on services.


Intuitive Reading - Receive answers to burning questions in your life with this intuitive oracle card reading with Jennifer or Amanda. She will help you connect with your spirit guides, lost loved ones, and more to help you stay on your true path in life. $50 for 30 Minute Reading.


Chakra Analysis - Learn more about how your chakras and energy are flowing through and around your body with this fun analysis session. As you rest on a yoga mat, one of our teachers will use a pendulum and intuitive connection to your guides to demonstrate how your energy is moving and where you may be experiencing some blockages, along with some strategies you might use to come back into balance. $60 for 30 Minute Session.


Soul Guidance Package - Combine a chakra analysis and intuitive reading together to examine some of your deeper questions and life challenges a little further. $100 for a 60 Minute session


Private Yoga Therapy Session - Work one-on-one with a yoga therapist on physical, emotional, and/or soul-based concerns and receive a customized program plan to help balances your koshas and feel more whole and connected. Sessions may involve assistance with life changes, career changes, physical injuries, mental or emotional challenges. $85 for 60 Minutes.


Custom Essential Oil Consultation - Learn more about essential oils or let us help you pick out the right oils and/or mixture to relieve some of your aches, pains, fatigue, or emotional troubles. Session includes sampling different essential oils and one sample size mixture to keep. $65 for 60 Minutes.