Visit the Birthplace of Yoga and Take Your Practice Off the Mat
February 6-16, 2019
Join Flow Town Yoga and Kunga Yoga as we travel to Bangalore, Hassan and Mysore, India for our next kunga journeys Service and Yoga Retreat
We’ll visit the Homes of Hope Orphanage in Hassan, India to see the girls we support throughout the year through the Kunga Fund and spend the last few days in Mysore, the birthplace of yoga.
This is a service retreat to work and serve at the Homes of Hope Orphanage located in Hassan, India. We will spend the first 4-5 days living and working in the Orphanage. Our service project is to be determined. We will also see life at the orphanage with their daily chores and responsibilities, help them the girls with their schoolwork and English and have time to connect and play. We will offer two optional yoga and meditation classes a day. The last three days we will journey over to the birthplace of yoga in Mysore, India for the remainder of the retreat.
WHAT THE Yoga RETREAT INCLUDES:
7 nights/8 days accommodations (4 Nights at the Hassan Homes of Hope Orphanage and 3 Nights stay at a hotel in Mysore India)
Donation to Homes of Hope Orphanage (20% of retreat investment to Homes of Hope Orphanage)
15 optional yoga classes: 2 yoga + meditation classes offered daily (Gentle & Meditation and/or All – Level Flow)
17 meals included: breakfast, lunch and dinner the first 4 days while at the Orphanage, Breakfast Daily the 3 days in Mysore + 1 group dinner in Mysore
Airport transfer to Orphanage upon your arrival
Transportation from Orphanage to Mysore
Airport transfer from Mysore to Bangalore Airport
Daily afternoon activities at the Homes of Hope Orphanage
Service Project to be determined
Teaching/reading conversational English with the girls, helping with homework
Kids/family yoga with the girls
Entry fee to Mysore Palace
All transfers and sightseeing as per the itinerary
Excursions, including Visit to an Ayurveda Spa & Lecture from an Ayurvedic Doctor, visit to Devaraja Market, and more!
Wifi included at hotel stay in Mysore
Price does not include airfare.
Single : $2400 | Double: $2150 | Triple: $1999
How do I secure my space?
To hold one of our spaces available, please make a non-refundable deposit of $500
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm your deposit. Or call us at 843-790-3569 and we can take your deposit over the phone. We will contact you for room preference and payment plan.
In the event of cancellation, the following policies apply:
90 days or more prior to the retreat (on or before Nov 8th 2019) — Your payment will be refunded, less a $500 Deposit.
89 – 45 days prior to the retreat (Between Nov 9- Dec 22) — Payments are not refundable, but are transferable (less $500 deposit) to a studio account credit.
45 days or less (Dec 23 - Feb 5) — Payments are not refundable or transferable, as your payment has already been processed.
The above policies apply regardless of the reason for cancellation (such sickness, death in family or emergency, etc). Unfortunately, group contracts and packages have been pre-arranged and prepaid with hosts at the time of registration and we do not have control of refunds or credit beyond the above exceptions. Retreat does not include food costs for “free night” dinners, or extra travel costs associated with other tourist attractions. All activities, yoga, and volunteering are optional. Some participants and significant others choose to rest, go sightseeing, etc, and nothing is mandatory on our retreats.