Pure Iyengar Yoga Retreat

With Vivienne O'Brien

Your retreat leader:
Vivienne Vivienne O’Brien
Vivienne did her teacher training in Melbourne and became a certified Iyengar Yoga teacher in 1998. In 2000 she opened the Luna Yoga Studio in Fairfield. Her aim as a teacher is to share her understanding of how yoga can transform us and our lives. She believes that a consistent and dedicated practice builds momentum that in turn allows us to develop our yoga skills. Together momentum and skill can carry us to great heights and lead to deep insight. She is passionate about sharing the experience that she has gained over 20 years of practicing and teaching Iyengar Yoga. Read more about Vivienne

Read our interview with Vivienne O'Brien

Retreat Inclusions

  • 5 nights of comfortable accommodations
  • 13 well prepared meals
  • 5 morning and 5 afternoon yoga classes
  • 1 Mandi Lulur Spa Treatment
  • Purification Ritual and Blessing Ceremony
  • Sunrise yoga with a view of Batur Volcano
  • Bicycle excursion from Kintamani to Ubud
  • Guided rice field walk
  • Balinese Offering Class
  • Government tax and service

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Price

The price is inclusive of everything described above
The tuition fee is calculated in Indonesian Rupiah
Use the following exchange converter for today's accurate rates.

CURRENCY CONVERTER

Currency
Single
Twin/per person
Indonesian Rupiah
(fixed)
IDR 19,300,000 IDR 16,100,000

Australian Dollars
(approximately)

± AUD 1,868 ± AUD 1,559

EXTEND YOUR STAY IN BALI!
Enjoy your privilege of being our retreat guests by booking an extra night at ONEWORLD retreats Kumara for a special price.

You may wish to enjoy one night prior or after the retreat with this special price below. This is inclusive of breakfast, tax and service.

Regular Extra night
Single
Twin/per person
IDR
IDR 935,000 IDR 510,000

Early Arrival Package
Get more out of your early arrival by enjoying one of the best fine dining restaurants in Ubud and getting into your yoga practice. Our Early Arrival package is inclusive of:

- one night accommodation (including breakfast)
- a morning yoga class
- Bridging Table dinner at bridges Bali
- shuttle service to Ubud town

Early Arrival Package Single Twin/per person
IDR IDR 1,200,000 IDR 850,000


ONEWORLD retreats at Kumara

THE PLACE

The fourteen bedroom Holistic retreat is located 1.5 km from the heart of Ubud in Bali. Bordered to the west by a small creek, the eco-friendly retreat is surrounded by jungle and rice fields. The retreat center offers 2 swimming pools, dining room, Spa and a 100 sq. meter yoga studio open to nature.

Each room is air-conditioned, has its own terrace, mini-bar and shower. Comfortable yet unpretentious. For our guests' ultimate serenity, everyone above the age of 14 is welcome at the retreat.

THE YOGA

Iyengar Yoga
The yoga style taught in this retreat is Iyengar yoga which was developed by yoga master BKS Iyengar. The focus is on precision, alignment and safety in each pose to build strength, flexibility, stamina and balance.

THE MEALS

All your meals are included and most are served at the resort.

Our chefs are experienced and eager to offer you the freshest and most tasteful and healthy meals. From our "table d'hôte" you may choose to eat vegetarian or non vegetarian meals. Just like at a friend's place, there are no menus, yet we make sure to know what you like and dislike!

Meals are served either in the jungle dining room or in the privacy of your own balcony table.

SPA TREATMENTS

Part of your journey is enjoying the luxury of our skilled therapist’s hands.
spa menu


PROGRAM ITINERARY

Day 1

Retreat Briefing

Afternoon Restorative Yoga Class

Dinner

 

Day 2

Morning Yoga Class

Breakfast

Free time: Relax and Familiarize yourself with the area

Afternoon Inversion & Pranayama Class

Dinner

Visit to Tirta Empul
After dinner, we will be taking you to Tirta Empul, Bali's most sacred spring pools for a purification ritual. This mystical place is visited by Balinese from all over the island, a local mangku (priest) will carry out the prayers. An exceptional way to begin the retreat.

 

Day 3

Morning Yoga Class

Breakfast

Free time to discover Ubud – shops and markets.

Afternoon Inversion & Pranayama Class

Dinner

 

Day 4

05:00 - Departure for Gunung Batur - One of Bali's most spectacular volcano
Driving time +/- 45 minutes

06:00 – Sunrise yoga program
With a splendid view of the sunrise behind the Volcano Batur 

08:00 - Breakfast

Return to Ubud

Optional cycling experience  
22 km of downhill & 700m of uphill bicycle tour discovering a different Bali!

Lunch upon arrival at the resort

Afternoon Meditation class

Dinner

 

Day 5

Morning Yoga Class

Breakfast

Guided walk through the rice fields

Lunch at a small organic restaurant

Afternoon Inversion & Pranayama Class

Dinner

 

Day 6

Morning Class

Breakfast

Balinese Offering Class
The ritual of presenting offerings to the Gods is an integral part of the daily life of every Balinese. This interesting class helps you understand the intricate work involved in the simplest offering and explains the meaning behind the ritual.

Lunch

Transfer to your next destination

 

YOUR NEXT JOURNEY IN BALI
After completing the retreat, you may want to challenge yourself to explore other locations in Bali or simply to self pamper yourself, enjoying the spa treatments.

Sidemen North Bali Munduk Lembongan Spa Vacation