Barcelona Yoga, Art & Architecture Retreat
May 10-15 2020
• 6 days 5 nights at Hotel Gaudi in central Barcelona
• Breakfast buffet (vegan options)
• Airport transfers from/to Barcelona International Airport (BCN)
• Yoga offered twice a day
• Nightly meditation
• Rooftop sunset yoga
• Sunrise hike in hills above Barcelona with magnificent views
• Ticket to Sagrada Familia Church, including tower tour
• 10-minute walk to the beach
• Free wifi
$1199 triple occupancy pp
$1349 double occupancy pp
$1649 single occupancy
Optional Activities (additional fee): Tour Casa Batilo, Casa Mila, shop and eat in the many cafes and boutiques in the Gotic Quarter. Stroll La Rambla with its many shops and the famous La Boqueria food market. See the Magic Fountain of Montjuïc. Visit Park Guell and enjoy the incredible scenery. The historical Palua Gruell (Guell Palace) is directly across the street from the hotel entrance. A 10-minute walk and you can enjoy miles of beaches along the city front, or go sailing. Visit the many museums including Museo Picasso. Listen to a concert at Palau de la Musica Orfeo Catala. Ride the cable car sky tram for a spectacular view of the city. Ride bikes, go to the spa, get a massage, paddleboard, yoga SUP classes. There are so many amazing places to visit and things to do in Barcelona. We can help you schedule anything you are interested in. Some of the main attractions we will be organizing group outings, but you are free to see things at your own pace.
Right in the heart of Barcelona, you can admire the fascinating architecture of the Palau Güell by Gaudí, and just opposite lies the Hotel Gaudí, only 100 meters from Las Ramblas. The Hotel Gaudí, which has been welcoming guests since 1964, offers stylish rooms, some of them decorated in Art Nouveau style to emulate Gaudí himself. From many of its rooms and the magnificent rooftop terrace are exclusive views of the chimneys of Gaudí’s Palau Güell, as well as incredible panoramic vistas of the entire city, Port Vell, the mountain of Montjuïc and the Gothic Quarter. The property boasts a fitness center, TV lounge with international channels, free computer room, meeting room, car parking, 24-hour reception desk, and porter. Stylish, renovated rooms and with all home comforts: adjustable air conditioning and heating, free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel (including rooms), parquet floors, flat-screen TV with international channels and direct dial telephone. Bathrooms with bath (or shower) and hairdryer, some with a whirlpool shower.
Flights to/from Barcelona International Airport (BCN) are NOT included, but don't worry we will pick you up and drop you off at the airport. We are more than happy to help you find good flights; we have a few websites we recommend as well as some travel agencies to help you find the flight that works best for you.
Passport & Visa Information
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You are welcome to share a room with your friends, or if you are traveling solo we will match you with someone totally awesome. A limited number of private rooms are available.
Solo Travel is Awesome
Traveling solo is an incredible way to make new friends. While you are always welcome to book a private room, sharing rooms can be cheaper and is so much more fun. We will take the time to match you with someone just as amazing as you. Be sure to check out videos from our past retreats and you'll see the great friendships that were formed. Making new friends is the best part of the adventure.
Do I need travel insurance?
Yes, we request that all travelers purchase travel insurance. Travel insurance protects your investment in your trip and depending upon the plan you purchase; you can get coverage for trip cancellation, medical emergencies, and the loss or theft of your personal gear. We recommend World Nomads and you can visit their site to purchase insurance and get more information. You can find World Nomads' Help Center here. You are welcome to purchase travel insurance through any company you desire.