Cartagena, Colombia

Shannon Hill & Meg Rohrer
October 24-28th, 2019
5 DAYS + 4 NIGHTS
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$1250

Wake up by the Caribbean in a beautiful and historic home centrally located in Cartagena's Old City. Practice yoga daily, taste vibrant coastal cuisine, visit islands and beaches by boat, explore local architecture and learn to dance salsa! 


About

Our Cartagena trip is designed to give you an amazing and immersive 5-day taste of Colombia complimented by a solid dose of yoga. We'll wake up and practice each day, eat breakfast together, and then have time for beaches, dancing, eating, and exploring. PS - this trip is just for women!

Location 

Cartagena is a 16th-century port city located on Colombia's northern Caribbean coast. The Old City of Cartagena is a UNESCO World Heritage site featuring colonial architecture, bougainvillea-covered balconies, and cobbled alleyways. Cartagena is a tropical destination often referred to as the historic jewel of Colombia's coast with stunning beaches and islands nearby.

Accommodation  

We will be staying in a beautiful and historic house within the walls of Cartagena's Old City. The home is very centrally located on a quiet street with restaurants, museums, boutiques, and historical landmarks within blocks. The house's open floor plan features a swimming pool and rooftop sunbathing deck. This is a smaller group trip - women only - with a maximum of 9 people  - all rooms are shared, 3-person rooms, with individual beds and ensuite bathrooms. 

Pricing + Payment

  • $1250
    shared room (up to 3 people)

All payment is due by October 14th, 2018. 

We offer the option to pay in full or pay incrementally with the deposit first followed by two more payments at later dates. 

Included

  • Four nights accommodation 

  • Local transportation including to and from airport
  • All breakfasts
  • First and last night dinners
  • Private boat trip around Rosario Islands + lunch on island
  • 3 curated vinyasa morning yoga classes + an evening restorative session
  • Workshop on developing a home yoga practice
  • Group salsa lesson
  • Gratuity for house staff and local guides

Additional 

  • Airfare
  • Travel Insurance (highly recommended)
  • Alcoholic beverages 
  • Any meals not noted above
  • Optional massage

Yoga

Thursday AM:
Unwind & Root
This practice is designed to wring out any post travel tension or resistance and ground you in Cartagena.

Friday AM:
Freestyle Flow
An intelligently sequenced vinyasa practice structured around an intentional theme or peak pose.

Friday PM:
Renew + Restore
In this practice we will use props to set up in both restorative + yin postures - intended to calm your nervous system & renew your energy source from the inside out.

Saturday AM:
Developing a Home Practice
A home practice is a radical from of self care. During this 2hr co-taught workshop is we will dive deep into understanding what self practice means and why we do it. We hope to provide you with the tools to make space for your yoga practice anywhere and everywhere.

Sunday AM:
Root to Rise
A foundational alignment based practice built to ground.

Travel Info

Airport

  • Rafael Nunez International Airport - Cartagena, Colombia

Flights

  • Please arrive no later than 5pm on October 24th
  • House check out is by 12pm on October 28th
  • If flying from the U.S. - Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and New York City (JFK) offer direct flights to Cartagena
  • Colombia's major cities including Bogotá and Medellin offer frequent, inexpensive, domestic flights to Cartagena

Other

  • A valid passport is required for entry into Colombia
  • Visits to Colombia under 90 days do not require a visa for most countries