Discovering a Greek Yoga retreat paradise in Pelion, Greece.

 

Greece as a yoga and nature retreat destination has long been picked as a favourite destination in Europe. Offering a fantastic alternative over places such as; India, Asia and Bali. 

 

More recently, Pelion has caught the attention of savvy travellers and aspiring retreat teachers. Yogi’s searching for something a little more unique and special. An unmapped and un-touristic destination in comparison to other yoga hotspots.

 

As a Greek Yoga retreat destination it blossoms all four seasons of the year. Ideal for outdoor and nature enthusiasts looking to escape. The perfect place for history buffs to soak up archaeological sites. Or to simply relax in tranquility and undisturbed peace. 

 

A magical place with so much picturesque scenery. Famous for exceptional hospitality and delicious home cooked cuisine. Not to mention an abundance of pelion experiences on offer. The beaches surrounding the coastline are voted as some of the best in the world!

 

Pelion Homes Greek Yoga Retreat

Faskitra beach Pelion

Pelion Homes Yoga Retreat

 

Pelion Homes – Nature & Yoga Retreats

 

Pelion Homes has successfully been offering nature, yoga and wellness retreats in Greece for many years now. Located at the heart of the stunning Agios Georgios Nilias village. 

 

Recently founding a ‘new retreat center‘ in Pelion in the form of a Bedouin style tent. The concept led by Architect ‘Stathis Kataropolos’, brings something new and exciting to the region!

 

Set amidst acres of pristine forest, high up on the Pelion mountainside. The location was chosen to create a tranquil sanctuary. Surrounded by lush vegetation, rooted in an orchard with apple and cherry trees. The idyllic space is neatly hidden away. Offering mountain and sea views overlooking the Aegean sea. Blending in harmoniously within nature. A place to reconnect and begin a spiritual journey. 

 

Discover more about the new ‘Retreat Center here‘.

 

Pelion Homes Greek Yoga Retreat

Pelion Homes Greek Yoga Retreat center

Pelion Homes Yoga Retreat from above

 

The villas & food:

 

The villas are located within easy walking distance from the retreat space. Each being stylishly furnished throughout. Most are fitted out with hammocks and private pools. There are also organic vegetable gardens, guests are encouraged to try the homegrown goodies.

 

Villa Thaila Pelion Homes

 

When it comes to food, the menu is inspired by traditional cuisine, infused with a modern twist. The vegetarian dishes are organic and use locally sourced ingredients. Providing a delicious and wholesome variety of wonderful dishes. All detoxifying but guaranteed to make a guest smile and feel fully content. 

 

Pelion Homes Yoga Retreat Salad preparation

Pelion Homes Greek Yoga Retreat dinner

Pelion Homes Yoga Retreat dinner at night

 

What’s on offer at this unique Greek Yoga Retreat in Pelion?

 

  • A beautiful, idyllic atmosphere and environment for yoga and nature retreats.
  • Exclusive use of the beautiful yoga retreat center and bedouin style tent.
  • Use of the communal terrace for dining and gatherings. 
  • Bespoke group packages and tailored experiences.
  • Luxury & comfort. A range of Pelion stone built villas offering exceptional accommodation, private pools and gardens.
  • Panoramic sea and mountain views from the retreat center and villas. 
  • Fresh food and locally grown vegetables. Able to cater for dietary preferences.
  • Exclusive villa services to enhance an experience and stay. 

 

Pelion Homes Yoga Retreat Aloni Theatre

Pelion Homes Greek Yoga Retreat

Villa Selini Pelion Homes villa

Villa Selini Pelion Homes villa

 

For more information on nature & yoga retreats, please reach out to info@pelionhomes.com. The team are happy to connect & look forward to hearing from you.

Imbued with a special, one of a kind energy since time immemorial, Pelion has always been the choice of myths, gods and humans. Nowadays, in view of our fast paced, stressful and alienating lifestyles, more and more people around the globe have come to understand that these modern day demands can drain us physically, emotionally and mentally, and even make us ill.

 

With its distinct cosmic loveliness, striking landscape, rich cultural heritage and warm hospitality, Pelion thus beckons all those looking to address these imbalances; and instead reconnect with themselves, nature and fellow human beings; find their long lost balance and equilibrium; and uncover some deeper meaning in their lives.

 

Yoga, is instrumental to such quests. Simply put, this age old practice stops mental fragmentation; boosts our energy level and brings about focus, mindfulness and wellbeing.

At Pelion Homes we very much realize that we all have bodies, energies and minds, and that our health and happiness absolutely depend on the three working together harmoniously. That is why we are offering a series of tailor made Yoga retreats in Pelion, as well as private yoga lessons, against the backdrop of the cerulean sky, the Aegean sea and the Pagasetic Gulf, at our collection of  autonomous, luxury residences, in one of the area’s most picturesque villages, Agios Giorgios Nilias.

 

Tailor made Yoga retreats in Pelion

 

In line with our commitment to providing a host of novel, energizing and immersive travel experiences to all of our guests, our Yoga retreats in Pelion, address beginners, amateurs and expert yoga practitioners alike; while they may vary in terms of length, schedule and composition.

 

After all, aiming to offer a holistic, all senses experience; without excluding anyone, our Yoga retreats in Pelion, are absolutely customizable to suit different party sizes, individual preferences and needs. You may opt for example to have private lessons at your very own villa; or we can organise a family session with young kids too. Should you wish we may even cater to a vegan or vegetarian diet, throughout the course of your stay.

 

This means you’ll be practicing your “oms” and supporting your health and happiness from the inside out, at your convenience and in absolute accordance to your desires. You’ ll  also have plenty of opportunities to explore the vast network of Pelion’s mountainous trails; discover its quaint, photogenic villages and historic monasteries; swim in the crystal clear waters of exotic beaches; bask in the famous Pelian hospitality; sample wholesome yet delectable food and drink; make new friends in the process; and -why not- do even some sailing or horseback riding.

 

Our Yoga retreats in Pelion are all about healing; not just temporary healing but the key to achieving long term health and happiness. Bottom line, enhanced quality of life and a sense of connection to oneself and others; are our ultimate goals at Pelion Homes and with this in mind we’d like to invite you to embark on a journey of well being, healing and self discovery, starting with our Yoga retreats in Pelion. Do not hesitate to communicate with us, tell us what it is you are looking for and let us co-design the yoga-cultural-naturalist, immersive experience that suits you the most. If you are you a yoga teacher, feel free to contact us for your next endeavour, which we undertake to organize in accordance to your imperatives, schedule and budget.