August 24th - 31st 2019
For one week, Pradeep and guests will practice yoga and luxuriate in this secluded hilltop retreat center and enjoy magnificent views overlooking forests, vineyards, olive groves and mountains in the distance. The center is located 15 minutes from Lucca, 35 minutes from Pisa, 1.5 hrs from Florence and 1.5 hrs from the breathtaking Cinque Terre region.
This package includes
Yoga & wellness
Twice daily yoga and meditation practice with Pradeep
Yoga mats, blankets, blocks, belts, & bolsters plus additional yoga mats for outdoor use
Turkish sauna /steam room
Fresh detox fruit / vegetable juice at breakfast
3 delicious vegetarian meals per day, except for one lunch out on Wednesday and one dinner out on a day to be decided. On these days, guests are free to explore on their own, choosing one of our excursions or a night out in Lucca
Unlimited fruit, water + herbal teas throughout the day. Tea + coffee making facilities are available in each house
Last night celebratory dinner with prosecco and wood-fired oven pizza
Wine tasting excursion, including scenic walk to beautiful local winery, tour and tasting
Housing & Adventure
7 nights’ accommodation + all linen + towels (including one pool towel per person)
Walking tour of Lucca with a local guide
Transfers to and from Lucca to Il Borghino at the start and finish of the retreat
WIFI and laundry facilities in each house for use by guests
Tourist Tax (this is levied on overnight stays for non-residents in visitor accommodation)
Ground transportation outside the scheduled pick-up on arrival day and drop-off on departure day
Additional meals in town on days of excursions
Optional massage treatments
Optional activities other than those specified as included in the retreat price
Other travel-related expenses
*Please note that there is one scheduled pick up and drop off only at an agreed time. Transfers outside of the scheduled pick-up and drop off are not included.
Sample Daily Schedule
8:30-10:30 morning flow
10:30 - 4:30 brunch and free time
4:30-6:30 evening flow
* The retreat begins with a group dinner on the night of Aug 24th. Yoga practice begins the morning of Aug 25th. Check-in is strictly 4pm on the day of arrival and checkout is 9:30am on the day of departure.
lL Borghino's rooms are large, simple and furnished tastefully in local Tuscan style, each with fabulous views from every window. Designed to maintain the original character of the village while still being both comfortable and modern, Il Borghino has been meticulously restored with energy efficiency and a concern for the environment in mind, using natural materials such as wood, marble and terracotta.
Reservations are confirmed with a $500 non-refundable deposit, final payments will be scheduled and collected no less than 30 days before the start of the retreat.
Cancellation Policy: If cancellation takes place on or before July 26th, 2019, any payments made will be refunded minus the $500 non-refundable deposit. If cancellation takes place after July 26th, 2019, all payments will be forfeited unless your reservation can be filled. The $500 deposit is not refundable.