Enjoy a week that combines health and wellbeing treatments with a variety of activities including amazing hikes and yoga in Iceland. To discover Iceland naturally, there are many choices of things to do including whale watching, elf tours and spa experiences in the Highlands. As well, you can see incredible panoramic views by hiking, horse riding or visiting the volcanic and geothermal area of Mývatn.
This wonderful natural healing retreat is perfect for the outdoor enthusiast who loves yoga in the morning and hikes in the afternoon with more yoga! The tranquil and breathtaking landscapes provide the perfect backdrop for stretching and a healing connection to earth for your mind body and spirit.
Round the Clock Sunshine and Yoga In Iceland
Imagine the enchantment and power of Icelandic nature in summer. You will discover Iceland’s round the clock sunshine where all life vibrates in the North! Thousands of birds arrive at the coasts and the vegetation around is in full bloom while the sun warms the land. You will discover the deep diversity of Icelandic nature on each hike and sense earth’s raw power during each yoga session.
This health wellness vacation is a perfect yoga in Iceland experience. It will remind you of the importance of connecting to nature while viewing these wide open spaces. Discover the famous highlights as well as the less-known areas off the beaten path. This is a small group wellness experience and thus it can be tailored for your individual interests. The itinerary can be as flexible as you choose. Tell us your wishes!
June 17 – 22, 2018
July 15 – 20, 2018
July 29 – August 3, 2018
June 16 – 21, 2019
July 14 – 19, 2019
July 28 – August 2, 2019
AccommodationYour stay will be at our apartments (or partner) in Akureyri which will provide you comfort. Here you have access to the private hot tub.
You will live in our or partner apartments in Akureyri and enjoy a great deal of comfort. You have access to the private hot tub.
TransportationTransport for this retreat in included between apartment and yoga studio and on all excursions.
Starting with pickup at Akureyri airport on Sunday (16:30, 17:45 and 20:20), SBA busstop (18:30), Straeto busstop (15:30).
Individual arrival to AkureyriArrival from Reykjavikk to Akureyri
- In summer, it is recommended to arrive by bus so that you can see a lot of the country, especially the impressive trip over Kjöllur. The bus also makes stops at Geysir and Gullfoss, passing the entire Western Highlands. It makes a longer stop at the geothermal area of Hveravellir with a view on the Langjökull glacier. There you have time to bath in the hot springs!
YogaThe yoga sessions are conducted by Ulrica Seiler, whose teaching is deeply rooted in the traditional yoga practices of asana (yoga postures), pranayama (breathing techniques) and meditation. Her yoga style is largely influenced by Anusara Yoga, a modern style of classical Hatha Yoga. The daily yoga units take 2-3 hours and take place indoors and outdoors in nature. Typically, the morning session is in a brand new Yogashala, the afternoon session is in pure natural Iceland.
HikingThe hikes go through the diverse landscapes of North Iceland. The duration varies between 3-5 hours and takes place in a technically simple level. A guide will accompany you on all tours.
MealsBreakfast can be prepared in the well equipped kitchen in each apartment. For lunch you should always have a small lunch box set, since we are on tours. Dinner is held each night at a local restaurant or cafe.
If you wish to extend your holidays, there are other ADDITIONAL OPTIONS including:– Self-Drive tours to the East and West Fjords
– Multi-day tours
Price (per person)$1987 shared dbl room, $2318 private room