Recharge your body & spirit!
Discover the Galapagos Islands from your base in a beautiful, well appointed lodge surrounded by a 12 acre private reserve laced with walking paths in the company of giant land tortoises. You’ll share the beach & trails with some of the most intriguing and docile wildlife on the planet as you venture by boat to many different islands, snorkel with sea lions, sea turtles and rays, kayak in a beautiful calm bay, hike the highlands of an island volcano, watch colorful displays of unique birds and enjoy spectacular landscapes!
Prepare for these activities and relate more fully to the wildlife you’ll see by exploring Origins of Motion! A Feldenkrais® series of Awareness Through Movement® sessions coupled with one individualized Feldenkrais Functional Integration® session. Trace the evolution of movement patterns through the ages and as mirrored by your own lifetime of movement! Discover how revisiting, refreshing and renewing these developmental patterns can improve your capabilities and physiologic functions in daily life. Gently yet powerfully improve your balance, flexibility, agility, posture, resilience, comfort, ease & enjoyment as your skills and your spirits are lifted! Benefit from a renewed sense of “coming home” within your body through the profoundly integrative qualities of Feldenkrais classes and an individual Feldenkrais session to deeply restore and center yourself, strengthen your sense of well being, enhance your vitality, reduce pain and sleep peacefully after a day well spent!
Your 8 Day/7 Night Feldenkrais Retreat Package Includes:
8 Days/7 Nights in Private Lodge on Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos
12 acres Private Walking Paths shared with Wild Giant Tortoises
3 Meals Daily
Naturalist led Day Tours to Bartolomé, South Plazas & North Seymour Islands
Snorkeling & Swimming on all day excursions
Kayaking at Garrapatero Beach
Day Trip to Tortuga Bay’s Amazing Beaches
Naturalist led Highland Tour Exploring Lava Tunnels, Cloud Forest, Pit Craters, Wild Tortoises
Naturalist led visit to Charles Darwin Station
7 hours Feldenkrais Awareness Through Movement® Classes, one on the beach followed by a beach breakfast
1 individual Feldenkrais Functional Integration® Session
Evening Fire & unlimited Southern Hemisphere Stargazing
Transfers to/from Baltra Airport on arrival/departure days & daily shuttle to Puerto Ayora