One tour per person
Early Bird
8 Days/7 Nights
Duration
Peru
Location
Moderate
Physicality
Spring 2019
When

On The Mat and In The Mountains:

A Yoga and Hiking Retreat in Peru

with Carola Trassl

Churup Mountain Lodge, Llupa, Huaraz, Peru

June 8 – 15th, 2019

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Registration Deadline by April 1st

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If you’re a nature loving yogi and want to deepen your spirituality to become more centered and present, then join Carola Trassl for a transformational yoga and hiking retreat to Peru’s most spectacular mountains.

Imagine waking for daily morning yoga and meditation to the sights of the Peruvian Andes, heading out for a brisk hike after a home cooked, local breakfast, and then settling into your cozy, mountain room to journal and just be.

The charming Churup Mountain Lodge and the surrounding Cordillera Blanca mountain range is the perfect place to experience daily yoga classes, meditation, and hiking trips to gorgeous high altitude lakes and valleys.

Perhaps you’ve been feeling stressed, scattered, overwhelmed with life, or have forgotten who your true self is. With guidance from Carola’s yoga, meditations and workshops, you will learn how to center yourself, find the stillness within and experience the peace of being truly aware of the present moment. Walk away from this retreat feeling ready to approach daily life with ease, inner peace and a deeper awareness of yourself.

Relax and enjoy the gorgeous natural scenery while experiencing a deeper presence and being connected to your true self.

This retreat offers the ultimate combination of the spiritual inward journey of yoga with the outward journey of hiking and travel in the gorgeous Peruvian Andes. It’s just what you’ve been looking for to recenter yourself, reconnect with your body, mind and spirit and to deepen your spirituality and yoga practice.

 

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ARRIVAL/DEPARTURE LOCATION:  Huaraz, Peru
RETREAT START: Check in is on Saturday, June 8 at 2 pm.
RETREAT ENDS: Check-out is at Saturday, June 15th at 11 am.
WEAR Comfortable retreat attire for yoga and hiking, hiking boots, warm layers, head lamp, sun protection.
INCLUDED IN RETREAT COST
  • 7 nights accommodations
  • 3 vegetarian meals daily
  • all day coffee and tea
  • Transfers to / from Huaraz
  • 2 Guided Full Day hikes to Churup Lake and Shallap Valley Lake
  • Daily yoga/meditation with Carola
  • Presence workshop with Carola
  • Taxes
NOT INCLUDED
  • Airfare To/From Lima
  • Transport to Huarez, Peru by flight or bus
  • Tips
  • Spa Services
 OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES
  • Massages
  • Mountain Bike Tour
  • Optional excursion to Laguna Llaca, Lazy dog or hot springs
RETREAT PRICING 

(See ROOMS tab at top of the page for more information)

  • Single =  $1850 USD
  • Double =  $1700 USD
  • Triple =  $1550 USD
  • Dorm =  $1400 USD

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Carola Trassl

About Carola

Carola Trassl is a German native who is passionate about nature/outdoor sports, travel and sharing the healing practise of yoga. She completed her yoga teacher training in Goa, India in 2017, and has started her teaching career by traveling the world. She spent the last 5 years traveling to Chile, Canada, Nepal, Australia, and Southeast Asia, sharing her knowledge of yoga, massage and healing. She practices naturopathy, massage, and energetic healing as a way to help people achieve health, wellbeing and a holistic understanding of their bodies. Her knowledge of the physical, as well as, energetic body gives her a unique perspective that allows her to assist people in greater alignment for a healthy and balanced yoga practise. She loves hiking in nature, horseback riding and is always seeking greater knowledge and insight to better support people in their healing and growth process. Carola aims to inspire people in their yoga practice and spiritual journey in order to to increase presence and awareness all over the world.

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Churup Mountain Lodge

High up in the Cordillera Blanca mountain range in the Peruvian Andes sits Churup Mountain Lodge. Specialising in re-energising wellness treatments and soul-cleansing trekking in the Cordillera Blanca, discover one of the Andes leading mountain lodges.

Churup Mountain Hotel is strategically positioned in the world’s 2nd highest mountain range bordering the Huascaran National Park. Head out into nature and go trekking, biking or bouldering and enjoy the Cordillera Blanca mountains. Come back and relax with any of our wellness treatments or activities.

Our privileged location allows guests to step out straight into the wilderness of the Huascaran National Park and natural beauty of the Cordillera Blanca. With a range of day treks and hikes suitable for different ages and levels of fitness, it is likely that you won’t see another soul and be able to enjoy nature exactly as intended.

Churup Mountain focuses on healthy living and well-being. The chef uses ingredients and produce that come from local farmers and our vegetable garden, bringing together the flavours of the Andes mountains while revitalising your body. Enjoy your dinner in a cosy ambience with plenty of woodwork, a small library & and wood fire where you can share stories with friends and families.

Travel Details

Churup Mountain Hotel is situated a 40 minute drive from the city of Huaraz, heading east towards the Huascaran National Park. We are nestled between the gorges of Cojup and Quilcayhuanca.

PASSPORT

You must have a current passport to travel to Peru.

FLIGHTS

  • The nearest international city is LIMA (LIM Airport Code).

GETTING TO HUARAZ

BUS

Bus travel is relatively cheap and an easy way of travelling from Lima to the Cordillera Blanca. When visiting Huaraz, we recommend that you go with Cruz Del Sur or Movil Tours bus operators direct. A good option is to choose the overnight bus from Lima arriving early the following morning to Huaraz.

http://www.cruzdelsur.com.pe

http://www.moviltours.com.pe

PLANE

There are currently only flights on Tues, Thurs & Sat, departing from Lima to Anta airport with LC Peru. Flights take 45 mins & cost on average around US120 return depending on availability. Upon arrival at Anta airport  (ATA Airport code) we can have a prearranged private taxi collection waiting to take you directly to the hotel. Due to variable weather, we only recommend using this service from May to September.

http://www.lcperu.pe/en

 

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ROOM TYPES

Churup Mountain Hotel offers a selection of 3 room categories ranging from deluxe rooms ideal for couples, standard rooms, and a characterful cave room dormitory. Each room is designed with a focus on comfort, authentic local style to offer a genuine mountain hotel experience.

ROOM OPTIONS

  • Single =  $1850 USD
  • Double =  $1700 USD
  • Triple =  $1550 USD
  • Dorm = $1400 USD

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SCHEDULE / ITINERARY

Arrival Day – Saturday June 8th

  • Pick up in Huaraz by noon
  • Check in 1pm
  • Opening circle by 5 pm
  • Dinner at lodge 7pm

Day 2:

  • Gentle morning yoga
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch and Free Time
  • Acclimatisation walk with nature meditation
  • Intro to yoga philosophy/meditation
  • Dinner

Day 3:

  • Breakfast
  • Full day hiking trip to Laguna Churup
  • Dinner
  • Restorative evening yoga

Day 4: SILENT DAY

  • Activating morning yoga
  • Breakfast
  • Awareness workshop
  • Lunch / Free Time
  • Evening meditation /restorative yoga

Day 5:

  • Activating Morning Yoga
  • Breakfast
  • Optional mountain bike tour or
  • Lunch and Free Time
  • Dinner
  • Evening meditation

Day 6:

  • Breakfast
  • Full day hiking trip to Laguna Shallap
  • Dinner
  • Restorative yoga

Day 7:

  • Activating Morning Yoga
  • Breakfast
  • Optional excursion to Laguna Llaca, Lazy dog or hot springs
  • Lunch and Free Time
  • Closing Circle
  • Dinner

Departure Day:

  • Morning yoga
  • Breakfast
  • Transport to Huaraz for departure