This retreat will bring you to the inner and outer sources of natural energy that can restore you back to balance and help you tune into your natural state of bliss. The classic retreat program, led by retreat co-founders Evening & Stipe, offers a balancing blend of integrated holistic yoga, island exploration, two daily delicious and nutritious organic meals, afternoon deep-dive workshop sessions on topics of interest and daily time-out each day to recharge your batteries.
2 – 8 October 2022
Food and Accommodation:
In a serene village situated at the hills of Stari Grad, Hvar Island, you can book single or double rooms and cottages. This retreat has a long tradition since 2004 and it´s one of the oldest in Europe.
The food is lovely and prepared with fresh ingredients, some of which is from their own garden. You can enjoy a rich vegetarian brunch and dinner, with vegan, gluten free and other dietary options. Each day, there are shorter or longer excursions organized by the team and during this time you can visit some of the local restaurants, cafés and beautiful beaches.
Evening Marie is the co-founder and program manager of Suncokret Retreat. During the retreat weeks she´ll lead morning yoga classes, based on Integrated Holistic Yoga Lifestyle Program (IHYLP) and afternoon workshops that offer a deeper insight into yoga and yoga-related topics. This is a concept to introduce you to yoga as a holistic, mind-body-spirit-based teachings and practices that support your retreat journey, aswell your life journey in general. Evening has a background in the fine arts and is a certified yoga therapist, reiki master, bio-energist and spiritual life coach. As the program manager and primary host during all events at Suncokret, Evening Marie blends holistic traditions with intuition to render a transcendental holistic lifestyle experience that is appropriate for both new and seasoned path-walkers alike.
Stipe is a Hvar Island native with a lifetime of hands-on experience in the local customs, culture, and cuisine. He is a certified Agro-Tourism manager and a gifted Chef who has worked in some of the most renowned restaurants on the island. He has trained aspiring chefs and restaurant owners in the art of creating delicious and authentic Dalmatian cuisine and prepares delicious, nourishing meals during the retreats, sourced from local ingredients, often those found in his gardens and fields. At the encouragement of his wife, Evening Marie, Stipe opened his family’s home, heart and mind to yoga and holistic healing modalities combined with the Dalmatian way of life.
Prices for 6 nights/7 days retreat:
Rooms / Suites:
€ 1110.- per person, twin/double room for 2
€ 1200.- private room, shared bathroom
€ 1290.- per person in a suite for 2 (master suite)
€ 1380.- one person suite with private bath (mini suite)
€ 1380.- per person, in a cottage for 2, with two separate rooms, kitchenette, bath, patio or balcony
€ 1080.- per person, in a cottage for 3, with two separate rooms, kitchenette, bath, patio or balcony
€ 1020.- per person, in a cottage for 4, with two separate rooms, kitchenette, bath, patio or balcony
10% Early-bird discount for bookings made 60+ days prior to the event start.
Book 2 event weeks and receive 1 free cross-over night + a 20 % discount on your selected package!
What is included in a 7-days retreat?
– 6 nights accommodation
– morning yoga classes
– deep dive sessions upon interest
– chakra test to assess your overall state of being (at retreat start)
– daily vegetarian brunch
– daily vegetarian dinner
– water, mineral water, tea and herbal drinks at each meal
– free access to tea corners w/organic herbs
– culinary workshop (Wednesday or Friday)
– ambient facilities and accommodation that help you rest & reflect
– free access to library of books, magazines, music, films, games & art supplies
– free use of a beach towel & foam mat
– free use of a Yoga Kit (mat, mat bag, block, strap, blanket, cushion & protective foam mat)
– free wi-fi in all indoors and outdoors areas of the retreat venue
– essential toiletries
– conceptualized daily outings to gorgeous towns, villages & beaches
– local tourist taxes