4 Day New Year's Eve Nature Nurture Retreat - 28 December 2020 to 2 January 2021

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Restore yourself after the Christmas festivities with some yoga and nature


Highlights

Four days of yoga, nature therapy, self-care, healthy food, forest bathing, meditation, rest and relaxation, story sharing in front of the fire and making new friendships, to prepare you for your best year yet. This winter retreat hosted by Belinda, an International Coach Federation accredited change coach and Yoga Alliance certified yoga teacher, is designed to nurture your body, clear your mind and nourish your soul so that you start 2020 rested, fresh and full of inspiration and motivation.

What's included

  • 5 nights' accommodation in private rooms with en-suites at Relaxscape, a beautifully restored 100 year old house on an olive farm in rural Portugal
  • 4 yoga sessions and 4 meditation/reflection sessions
  • 3 guided healing forest bathing walks
  • Optional wild water swim on New Year's Day
  • All meals, including wine & beer at dinner
  • Coffee, tea, water available throughout the day
  • Use of our cork yoga mats & blocks
  • Group coaching/sharing sessions to help you leave behind what's no longer serving you
  • Tips to help you set your intentions and plan for the year ahead
  • Cuddles with the cat in front of the fire!

What's not included

  • Flights and transfers to Relaxscape from Lisbon or Porto airports (these can be arranged for you on request)
  • Swimming towels (can be hired at the venue)
  • Toiletries (we're into sustainability here, so don't provide disposable toiletries like some other places you may have stayed, but we do sell handmade natural shampoo and soap bars that you can then take home with you - we also host workshops throughout the year where you can learn how to make your own!)
  • Snacks and alcohol outside mealtimes (but you are welcome to bring your own or buy them from the café 100m away)
  • Optional massage or reflexology session
  • One to one coaching sessions with Belinda also available on request

Read what other guests have said about their stay at Relaxscape.

Guide programme

Saturday 28th December

  • Travel day. Aim to arrive at Relaxscape by 18:00
  • 20:00: Welcome Dinner

Sunday 29th December

  • 9:30 - 10:30 Morning Vinyasa Flow yoga
  • 10:30 Post yoga breakfast
  • 11:00 Introduction to ikigai & journaling, how to make the most of your time at Relaxscape
  • 12:00 Guided mindful nature walk
  • 13:00 Lunch
  • 15:00 Meditation/reflection time
  • 15:30 - Coaching/sharing circle
  • 17:00 Relaxation time
  • 19:30 Dinner

Monday 30th December

  • 9:30 - 10:00 Meditation/reflection time
  • 10:00 Breakfast
  • 11:00 Guided Tour of World Heritage Site Convento do Cristo in Tomar (extra cost) OR Nature walk in the Convent park & gardens
  • 13:00 Lunch in Tomar
  • 17:00 - 18:00 - Vinyasa Flow yoga
  • 18:00 Relaxation time
  • 19:30 Dinner

Tuesday 31st December

  • 09:30 - 10:30 Morning Vinyasa Flow yoga
  • 10:30 Breakfast
  • 11:30 Guided mindful nature walk
  • 13:00 Lunch
  • 15:00 Guided sound bath meditation
  • 16:00 Journaling & relaxation time
  • 19:30 - 01:30 New Year's Eve Event

Wednesday 1st January

  • 10:00 Morning meditation/reflection time
  • 10:30 Breakfast
  • 11:00 Setting intentions for the year ahead
  • 12:00 Optional wild water swim
  • 13:30 Lunch
  • 15:00 Journaling & relaxation time
  • 17:00 - 18:00 Restorative yoga
  • 18:00 Relaxation time
  • 20:00 Dinner

Thursday 2nd January

  • Breakfast and check-out
  • Travel home (or onwards to explore more of Portugal!)

If you already live in Central Portugal near Tomar or Ferreira do Zêzere and would like to join in the daily activities, please message us to find out about our Day Pass rates. We will also be offering a limited number of tickets for sale for the New Year's Eve event.

We're looking forward to welcoming you to Relaxscape and to sharing with you the special calm and beauty of this wonderful area of Portugal.

Simply complete the form below to reserve your place

We will then send an invoice with a secure online payment link for you to pay the required deposit.

If you have any enquiries about this retreat, please feel free to email us your questions.