Desert Meditation and Relaxation

  • Arad, Israel
  • Jul 30 - Aug 1, 2019 (3 days)

Event Highlights

  • 3 days and 2 nights of meditation and relaxation
  • The magnificence of the desert
  • 4 meditations
  • Beautiful sunrises
  • Sauna
  • Pool, in summer


There will be 4 guided meditations. You will be encouraged, and supported, throughout the retreat to put the meditation you are practicing, into action; to use it in your day to day activities.

There is sufficient personal time to rest or do as you please.

About This Event

Awakening and hearing the birds. How lovely. Hearing yourself, what you want, what you need.

Perhaps you will go out to the desert to see the sunrise unobstructed by towering buildings. Calm fills the air.

Morning meditations for centering.

Evening meditations for reflecting on your day and on your life.

Walks into the desert, where people walked thousands of years ago hoping for a new and better life.

And of course, tasty fruits and vegetables ( and meat for those who enjoy it.)

Sharing my love for the beauty of the desert and my passion for mindfulness with You!

What's Included

  • 2 nights lodging
  • 2 dinners, 2 breakfasts, 1 lunch
  • 4 meditations
  • Mindful cooking and Mindful walking instruction

What's Not Included

travel insurance

Venue Highlights

The “Desert Bird” guest house is located in the desert city of Arad, at the top of a ridge 600 meters above sea level, at the gateway to the Judean and Negev deserts, between mountain ridges and the lowest place on earth in the midst of the wilderness. Arad is a city with 25,000 inhabitants, characterized by a diverse population, a cool and slow rhythm of life and pastoral quietness.

Homey, the dorm rooms are clean, comfortable and cozy. The emphasis is on the special and colorful design of the public spaces.

You also get free access to HIGH SPEED WIFI INTERNET.

Air-conditioning is provided to ensure your comfort during hot days.

Add a pool and sauna and Walla! Bring a bathing suit in the Summer.


Accommodations are dormitory style.


  • A/C in Rooms
  • Free Wifi
  • Sauna
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Kitchen
  • Coffee/Tea

Menu Types

  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten Free
  • Dairy Free


Your choice of fresh and local fruits and vegetables


Be'ersheva is the closest train station with buses running to Arad from there.

Desert Bird Guesthouse:
Bareket 28 Arad, Israel 8906722

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