3 Nights yoga retreat in Sri Lanka
- Kandy Samadhi Centre
- Kandy Sri Lanka
- Jan 16 - 19, 2017 (4 days)
- US$ 600
et on the hillside of lush vegetation, Samadhi is a retreat where you can experience complete relaxation with yoga and massage as well as enjoy nature's wonders - birds singing, fireflies dancing, the soft murmur of the river, swimming in the waterfall and dog therapy. Imagine yourself surrounded by such beauty - wont that be a perfect relaxation treat that you always wanted? Come join this retreat for this relaxation experience.
River bathing Daily yoga sessions Trip to the waterfall for picnic Activities for your own personal relaxation Daily organic breakfast, lunch and dinner 5 nights of accommodation for two people for US$ 600
inside the entrance hall at Samadhi you are watched over by a silk tapestry depicting seven Buddhist monks each holding a lotus blossom in their hand. Each monk is a different shade of brown. Likewise, the cultural diversity of this island is reflected in the villagers, who form the core of what makes Samadhi run smoothly. They are unspoiled and courteous - every man, woman or boy will calmly break from sweeping the stone pathway, lighting the oil lamp or picking fresh produce for your lunch to wish you Ayubowan! the traditional Sinhala welcome which means Let there be long life! The inspiration for the design and architecture was born of meditation. And so you willingly leave your city husk behind at the gate with no signal for mobile phones, it is the perfect opportunity to let nothing interrupt the sounds of forest birdsong, of tree frogs and crickets, and the whisper of the breeze from the trees. The thirteen pavilions, which lean out of the hillside, are veritable temples of tranquility. They are designed to make you feel you are the only person staying here. Privacy is everything. Yet there are no unnecessary walls. This results in a truly serene environment surrounded by urns, art and treasures dating back to a time Kandy was a royal realm. There, everything is king-sized. The Indonesian teak bed in a double room is spacious enough to sleep three people comfortably. But even the smallest suite provides a four-poster bed to dream in. The spacious verandahs of each suite of rooms give onto paddy fields, nearby mountains and bench terraces filled with herb gardens or pineapples. Bamboos reach out with their four-fingered leaves to fan a breeze at you. In the surrounding natural forest, mango, toddy palm, mahogany and jak trees rub necks with giant bamboo, avocado and Chinese guava.
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