JOURNEY TO THE SOUL WITH ALEXZANDRA PETERS
OCTOBER 23 - 30, 2019
What is your body and soul yearning for? When was the last time you gave yourself a week to simply enjoy this beautiful life and reconnect with yourself?
This retreat is for those who are seeking to find (or re-connect) their purpose, to soak in their own self-love, and heal any past experiences that have been holding you back from discovering your divine purpose in the magical lands of South Africa! You don’t have to have any previous experience to join, just come as you are, because as you are, is perfect.
Guided by Alexzandra Peters we will re-connect to ourselves through yoga, meditation, journaling and Thai Yoga Massage. Be surrounded by the majestic animals of Africa as we sleep on a game reserve. Hike the Mdedelo Wilderness Area in the Drakensberg mountains, explore bat caves, famous bushman rock art and relax on the golden beaches of the Indian Ocean.
Arrival - Airport pick up from Durban King Shaka Int’l Airport and transfer to Drakensberg mountains.
Drakensberg mountains - Hikes in the Mdedelo Wilderness Area, as well as a guided walk to the Battle Cave, famous for its bushman rock art or the Marble bath path.
Transfer to Ndaka Safari Lodge in Nambiti Game Reserve - Afternoon Game Drive.
Nambiti Game Reserve. Morning + Afternoon Game Drives.
Morning game drive and transfer to Pumula Retreat Centre.
Pumula Retreat - Oribi Gorge Nature Reserve Guided Walk (zip lining optional).
Pumula Retreat - Beach day
Departure - transfer to Durban King Shaka Int’l Airport
* Daily yoga & workshops will be scheduled in accordingly. A detailed itinerary will be sent to you 30 days prior to your retreat start.
7 Nights accommodation - 2 nights in Thendele at Drakensberg, 2 nights in Ndaka Safari Lodge and 3 nights in Pumula Retreat Centre
All ground transportation during the retreat from airport pick up to airport drop off
Daily vegetarian meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) including snacks
Guided hikes to explore uKahlamba Drakensberg Park, a World Heritage site (hiking shoes are required)
4 Safari drives at Nambiti Game Reserve to spot the Big 5! (2 early morning drives and 2 evening drives)
Daily yoga with Alexzandra Peters
Workshop 1 - Journey to Handstands: A two hour handstand introduction workshop working on drills to prepare and strengthen your handstand; working on how to enter handstands, fall safely and away from walls
Workshop 2 - Bend & Split: A two hour workshop focused on targeting and building strength for flexibility in the spine, shoulders and front body to achieve deeper backbends, as well hips, hamstrings and quadriceps to target and deepen your split practice.
Workshop 3 - Thai Yoga Massage: Thai Yoga Massage is an ancient full body treatment that works on the energy pathways throughout the entire body with massage work, acupressure points, and gentle yoga stretches. It helps to relieve muscular tension, improve circulation, boost the energy system, and bring the body back to alignment and its natural state of balance. During this workshop, you will work with a partner taking turns to massage each other and apply all of the exercises learned during our two hours together. *No massage experience needed.*
Access to photos by professional photographer Renee Choi of our incredible time together
Airfare to Durban International Airport (Airport code: DUR). Please do not book your flight until you receive instructions.
Optional/extra activities you'd like to partake in like zip lining, surfing, massage treatments
Travel Visa to South Africa - US & Canadian passport holders do not require visa. Please check for entry/exit requirements based on the passport you hold at
Travel Insurance (medical & trip cancellation) is mandatory to protect you in case of any unforeseen emergencies. Proof of purchase is required before trip departure.
Gratuities & souvenirs
BOOKING TERMS & CONDITIONS
A $500 USD Non Refundable deposit will secure your spot on the retreat or you may choose to pay in full. The remaining balance is due 60 days prior to the retreat start date. Payment plans are available, remaining balance can be split up to 6 payments - please refer to FAQ for more information. A confirmation email will be sent within 48 hours of your booking.
Please do not book your flight until you have received a confirmation to do so. You will be provided with instructions on when to arrive/depart along with travel agent details to assist you with your flight booking (or you may book your flight on your own).
An information package will be sent 30 days prior to departure and will include the retreat schedule, recommended packing list and trip details.
All deposits & payments are non refundable. By booking a retreat, you agree to the Terms & Conditions listed here.