7 Days yoga and surfing wild escape in Arugambay

About This Event

Strengthen your body and mind with the power of yoga and nature: off-the beaten track in Sri Lanka for a self-discovery journey. 7 days mapped out with a combination of exciting, tranquil, engaging and wild outdoor activities. Get in touch with your inner-self and the island’s diverse beauty: high up on stunning mountain treks, immersed in the water taking waves, close-up with wildlife in the jungle and deeply connected to all the elements through yoga.

Connect with inner-self and elements through yoga and surfing

Event Highlights

  • 6 nights stay in a private ocean view villa
  • Daily morning and evening yoga and meditation, max size of the group 4 persons
  • 3 private surfing lessons with ISA certificated instructor
  • A visit of the Hindu temple in Okanda in the jungles
  • Trip to Kudumbigala sanctuary climbing sacral rock
  • Wild Safari to Kumana National Prak
  • Farewell meditation and sunset watching at Crocodile Rock

Schedule

​Start the day with the sunrise and a fresh coconut. Enjoy exotic fruits, juices and the spicy flavours of local Sri Lankan cuisine. Create new healthy habits easily and learn different skills with Anna’s customised yoga and gentle meditation styles for various levels. Her teaching expertise and individual approach is supportive, guiding and always encouraging. ​TFocusing on your individual needs, max participants in the group 4 persons. So it's easy for us to ajust our daily timetable.
Day 1
Check-in 1PM, introduction
Evening yoga session
Walk to the Crocodile Rock for sunset meditation
Day 2
Morning Yoga&Meditation session
Breakfast
Surfing lesson
Evening relaxing flow
Day 3
Morning Morning Yoga&Meditation session
Breakfast
Surfing lesson
Evening relaxing flow
Day 4
Morning yoga&Meditation session
Breakfast
Safari and visiting cultural places
Day 5
Morning Morning Yoga&Meditation session
Breakfast
Surfing lesson
Evening relaxing flow
Day 6
Morning Yoga&Meditation session
Breakfast
Thai massage
Evening relaxing flow
Day 7 Morning Yoga&Meditation session
Breakfast 8.30AM
Check-out time 11AM

Venue Highlights

Croco Beach House villa is a newly completed, gorgeous, three-bedroom beach shack located steps away from the beach. As the waves crash, you feel the ocean breeze against your skin while you relax in the open air living room and kitchen.
Escape the heat, crowds, and traffic, chill in the comfy hammock with an ocean view.
If you are looking to be stress-free, enjoy the sound of the ocean and surrounding nature.

Accommodations

Croco Beach House villa is a newly completed, gorgeous, three-bedroom beach shack located steps away from the beach. As the waves crash, you feel the ocean breeze against your skin while you relax in the open air living room and kitchen.
Escape the heat, crowds, and traffic, chill in the comfy hammock with an ocean view.
If you are looking to be stress-free, enjoy the sound of the ocean and surrounding nature.

Amenities

  • Free Wifi
  • Towels
  • Free Parking
  • Kitchen
  • Coffee/Tea
  • Yoga Studio
  • House-Keeping
  • Bicycles For Rent

Menu Types

  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Organic

Menu/Cuisine

You will be served delicious breakfast: a lots of exotic fruits, fresh juices, refreshing king coconuts daily!
We have a very good equipped kitchen for you to experiment. Our housekeeper, Raju, is a great cook as well. He can cook traditional SriLankan meals if you wish!

Directions

Arrival by airplane
For those of you looking to cut your travel time short, there are exclusive charter flights from Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport (CMB) or Colombo to Batticaloa, a town located 146 kilometers up the coast from Arugam Bay. The flight would take just under one hour and we can arrange for you to be picked up by van from there and brought down without a hassle. Just let them know when you will be arriving.

Arrival by bus
Overnight buses run daily from Colombo to Akkaraipattu. There is a private luxury service that departs from Colombo at 8:30 p.m. and arrives in Akkaraipattu at 3:30 a.m. the next morning, a tuk-tuk will be available from Akkaraipattu to Pottuvil at that time. There is also a public bus that leaves Colombo at 10:30 p.m. and arrives directly in Pottuvil at 6:00 a.m.

Arrival by train
Ella is the closest town to Arugam Bay that can be reached by train. Expo-rail runs a luxury service daily from Colombo direct to Ella, a long day on the train but one is rewarded with some of the most breath-taking scenery the island has to offer. For those arriving from the hills, there is also a train that runs daily from Kandy (Peradeniya) to Ella.We are more than happy to arrange transport by van once you arrive from Ella to Arugam Bay. Ella is 132 kilometers away from Arugam Bay.

Tags: adventure culture holidays nature ocean retreat seesighting srilanka surfing yoga

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