18 november 2021

Aruba Yoga & Hiking Retreat

We offer you a 7 day Yoga or Hiking retreat (klik hier voor Nederlandse versie)

Are you looking for a way to harmonize your body with nature and your power and flexibility? And is it hard for you to realize this harmony in your day-to-day life? Then we can offer you the following arrangement.
We would like to share an unforgettable 7-day Yoga or Hiking retreat with you, in a relaxed atmosphere under the empowering Aruban Sun!

The retreat will take place on Aruba, in Seroe Colorado to be exact.
Seroe Colorado is a small village situated on the utmost Southeastern corner of the island. An area with gorgeous beaches where you will find peacefulness, sun, sea and beach. The perfect spot to relax and reset yourself.
Experience a revitalising Yoga class on the beach at sunrise or a Hiking tour in nature, far away from the city bustle.

What do we offer you?

  • Accommodation (single or double room)
  • Transfer on arrival and departure
  • Welcome dinner
  • Yoga Retreat: morning and evening Yoga classes
  • Hiking Retreat: 6 hiking tours and 6 stretch/relax classes
  • Breakfast & dinners
  • Coffee, tea, fruit & snacks available all day
  • Yoga mats, belts & blocks available
  • Regular and beach towels available
  • Transfer to and from a day out to Oranjestad
  • Transfer to and from High Rise (hotels)
  • Visit to a local restaurant

Organisation

Vicky Zimmerman grew up on Aruba and is an experienced sports and Yoga teacher.
She visits Aruba regularly and has been discovering new places over the last 10 years.
Together with her team she put together this retreat to share an unforgettable experience with her guests.

Location

Casa Olive Vacation Home is a family house with 2 studios and 3 bedrooms, a porch and patios in the front and back.
A wonderful place to unwind. There is plenty of time and opportunity to relax on the beach or in one of our hammocks.

What kind of classes will be given

Yin Yoga, Hatha Yoga, Flow Yoga and Stretch & Relax.

Hiking & Stretch Retreat

The Hiking tour comprises 90 minute hikes in different beautiful areas on the island. Get acquainted with Aruban nature and experience something special!
For 6 days there will be hikes you can join, together with classes to make your body stretch and relax.
The hikes are simple to average. Solid walking shoes are a must.

Our teachers

The Yoga classes and Hiking tours will be conducted by Vicky and a guest teacher. Vicky is a Yoga and sports teacher to the core, with a strong passion for work and sports. Together with a guest teacher she will make sure you will have an unforgettable holiday.

Meals

Our hostess Milagros will treat us to a delicious breakfast and dinner every day. Water, coffee, tea, fruit and healthy snacks will be available throughout the day.

Dates in 2022

Yoga retreat

Tuesday 4 - 10 January 2022

Tuesday 17 -23 May 2022

Tuesday 4 - 10 October 2022

Hiking retreat

Thursday 13 - 19 January 2022

Thursday 26 May - 1 June 2022

Thursday 13 - 19 October 2022

Cost

The cost for the retreat arrangement are € 1100.- per person for a shared double room.
For a single room the cost are € 1400.- per person.
Extending your stay for an extra night (room only) before or after the retreat is optional for € 75.- per night per person.

Good to know

  • Casa Olive vacation home is a 5 minute walk from the beautiful Baby Beach and Rodgers Beach.
  • All retreats are limited to max. 6 participants.
  • We can arrange a car rental for you upon request.
  • On Aruba you can pay almost anywhere using your bank card.
  • All meals are fresh and healthy.
  • Different kinds of massages are on offer.
  • On Aruba you can pay anywhere with dollars or florin.
  • Sunscreen and Deet are a must on Aruba.
  • If you would like to extend your stay on Aruba we can help you make arrangements.

What is not included?

  • Travel to and from Aruba
  • Expenses outside the retreat
  • Travel insurance
  • Cancellation insurance
  • Car rental
  • Massages
  • Island Tour

Bookings

  • Upon booking you will be charged a 50% deposit
  • Remaining payment ultimately 5 weeks before start of the retreat

Cancellation

  • 1 month before start you will be charged 25%
  • 2 weeks before start you will be charged 50%
  • 1 week before start you will be charged 100%

Are you just as excited as we are, then call us for more information at tel. +31(0)6-5535 7503 or send an email to V_zimmerman@hotmail.com
Hope to see you there!

Program Yoga Retreat

Day 1
From 15.00: checkin at Casa Oliva Vacation Home
17.00 – 18.00: walk-in and making acquiantance
19.00: joint dinner
20.30 – 21.30: Yin Yoga
Day 2
8.00 – 9.15: Beach walk (Light House, Baby Beach and Rodgers)
9.30 – 10.30: Breakfast
11.00 – 16.00: Free time
17.30 – 18.30: Dinner
19.30 – 20.45: Yin Yoga
Day 3
8.00 – 9.15: Power Yoga
9.00 – 10.00: Breakfast
10.00 – 12.30: Free time
13.00 – 16.00: Afternoon Trip to Oranjestad (optional)
18.00 – 19.15: Yin Yoga
19.30 – 20.30: Dinner
Day 4
8.00 – 9.30: Hike to Boca Grandi / Rincon Beach
9.00 – 10.00: Breakfast
10.00 – 15.00: Free time
16.30: Departure for the restaurant
17.30 – 19.00: Dinner at local restaurant (optional)
20.00 – 21.15: Hatha Yoga
Day 5
8.00 – 9.15: Flow Yoga
9.00 – 10.00: Breakfast
10.00 – 13.00: Free time
13.30 – 16.30: Afternoon trip to High Rise, Palm Pier (optional)
18.00 – 19.15: Yin Yoga
19.30 – 20.30: Dinner
Day 6
8.00 – 9.15: Hooiberg
9.30 – 10.30: Breakfast (picknick at Hooiberg)
11.00 – 16. 00: Free time
17.00 – 18.30: Hatha Yoga
19.00 – 20.00: Dinner
Day 7
8.00 – 9.15: Yin Yoga
9.00 – 10.00: Breakfast
10.00 – 14.00: Free time
15.00: Checkout / airport transfer

Program Hiking Retreat

Day 1
From 15.00: checkin at Casa Oliva Vacation Home
17.00 – 18.00: walk-in and making acquaintance
19.00: Joint dinner
20.30 – 21.30: Stretch & Relax
Day 2
8.00 – 9.15: Beach walk (light house, Baby Beach and Rodgers Beach )
9.00 – 10.00: Breakfast
10.30 – 16.00: Free time
17.30 – 18.45: Stretch & Relax
19.30 – 20.45: Dinner
Day 3
7.30: departure for Hooiberg
8.00 – 9.00: Hooiberg
9.00 – 9.30: Breakfast (picknick at Hooiberg)
10.00 – 14.30: Free time
15.30 – 17.30: Afternoon Trip to Oranjestad
18.00 – 19.30: Dinner at local restaurant
20.00 – 21.15: Stretch & Relax
Day 4
8.00 – 9.00: Stretch & Relax
9.00 – 10.00: Breakfast
10.00 – 16.00 Free time
16.00 – 17.30: Tribu Trail (North)
19.30 – 20.30: Dinner
Day 5
8.00 – 9.15: Stretch & Relax
9.00 – 10.00: Breakfast
10.00 – 15.30: Free time
16.00 – 18.30: Jamanota
19.30 – 20.30: Dinner
Day 6
8.00 – 9.00: Stretch & Relax
9.30 – 10.30: Breakfast
11.00 – 15.30: Free time
16.00 – 1 8.30: Alto vista Hiking Firemen Trail
19.30 – 20.00: Dinner
Day 7
8.00 – 9.00: Stretch & Relax Sunrise
9.00 – 10.00: Breakfast
10.00 – 14.00 Free time
15.00: Checkout / airport transfer