A luxury yoga holiday in Puglia, Italy
29 September - 4 October 2018
Cost from £650 or £450 camping
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A luxury yoga holiday at Masseria della Zingara, Puglia, Italy - a little bit of heaven on the unspoilt Italian coast.
Join Ash Bond for five days of revitalising yoga at the beautiful Masseria. A wonderful opportunity for you to relax your mind, rejuvenate your body and reawaken your spirit in beautiful Puglia Italy. You will enjoy yoga classes each morning and evening which will focus on movement, breath and relaxation.
About Masseria della Zingara
Masseria della Zingara, the house of the gypsy, was built in 1710 and has been lovingly restored to suit all ages and tastes. The interior is stylish and comfortable and has been restored with the highest attention to detail.
Set in over 20 acres of land with olive, fig, cherry and almond trees, the views are stunning at all times of the year. The house has a swimming pool and wonderful sun terrace for soaking up the Italian sun and the calm of the countryside. You may choose to borrow the bicycles and explore the local region or just relax and unwind. Close to Polignano a Mare (also known as the ice cream capital of Italy) and Monopoli, this holiday offers not only yoga but the very best in Italian food.
Situated on a ridge of hills extending the length of Puglia, Masseria della Zingara, is close to a series of scattered white-walled medieval towns and villages each boasting their own culinary specialties. Heading down through the olive plains to the sea where there are many fabulous beaches to explore. This is the perfect place to restore and rejuvenate your soul.
The daily programme
Join Ash for 5 days of revitalising yoga at the beautiful Masseria. A wonderful opportunity for you to relax your mind, rejuvenate your body and reawaken your spirit in beautiful Puglia, Italy. You will enjoy two yoga classes daily which focus on movement, breath and relaxation.
The day will begin with a flowing and dynamic asana class in the light and airy yoga space. After the morning session breakfast will be served on the terrace. The group will meet again in the late afternoon for a more relaxing and restorative class.
Things to do
Puglia is an enchanting part of Italy with many interesting historical towns to visit, fabulous walks and bike rides to go on and up to 50 miles of beautiful coastline to explore.
The region boasts spectacular Italian cuisine and some of the the most un-spolit environments in Italy. You are sure to find something to enjoy during this break.
Between classes there will be plenty of time to enjoy the surroundings. Relax by the pool, explore the local area by bicycle or on foot. Take a trip to the beach or local towns. Boat trips and Ayurvedic massage can also be arranged. We guarantee you will go home feeling refreshed and re-energised.
Accommodation at Masseria della Zingaria
The accommodation at Masseria della Zingaria is comfortable and of an extremely high quality - most of the rooms have en-suite facilities.
Camping is also possible for those on a tighter budget. Tents are provided and facilities include a communal shower, toilet and wash basin nearby.
The price includes airport transfers for a designated flight to Bari, your accommodation, two yoga classes per day and use of the pool and bicycles. Meals are also included - breakfast and a light lunch each day, unlimited drinks and dinner on three evenings. Also transport on two evenings to and from Monopoli and Polignano (where you can buy your own dinner).
A luxury yoga holiday in Puglia, Italy, 29 September - 4 October 2018
£850 single occupancy accommodation
£700 twin or double sharing (en-suite) accommodation
£650 twin or double sharing (shared bathroom) accommodation
£450 camping - with tent & bedding supplied
All prices are per person
Prices include airport transfers for a designated flight to Bari, your accommodation, daily yoga classes and use of the pool and bicycles. Meals are also included - breakfast and a light lunch each day and dinner on four evenings. Flights are not included.
There are many agents dealing with flights to Italy, it is a good idea to book a flight as soon as possible to get the best deals. Ryanair Easyjet and British Airways offer affordable flights to Bari and Brindisi, the closest airports.
Flights & transfers
A free airport transfer is offered if you take the recommended flights. These are:
Outbound - 29 September
Easyjet from Gatwick to Bari arrives 12.25
BA from Gatwick to Bari arrives 12.10
Ryanair Stansted to Bari arrives 20.30
Return - 4 October
Easyjet Bari to Gatwick departs 16.40
Ryanair Bari to Stansted departs 21.45
If you take these flights or arrive at a similar time then the transfers are free. Other transfers can be arranged but at a cost.