The scenery offers spaces of comfort where time stands still, creating space outside of our busy lives. Monte Velho offers a diverse programme, which will grant you moments of introspection, peace, balance and health. All activities are focused on personal growth, mind, body and soul and integrated in nature. Enhancing the connection between individual energy and its relation to the surrounding context, the natural cycles and its influence on our well-being.
"Switch off from your daily worries and give yourself space to reconnect with your true essence"
Join Lila Heller and Lea Udry for one week of Pilates and yoga classes at the beautiful Eco Retreat Center in Monte Velho, Portugal. Enjoy a mindful, strengthening and invigorating Pilates class and a heart opening but grounding yoga class per day as well as a variety of optional activities available at the stunning Monte Velho Eco Retreat Center, including hiking, horseback riding, surfing, massage, music and more. We look forward to sharing this magical experience with you.
Yoga , Meditation & Surf Retreat- with Simone Brenner and Driftwood Travelling
25 June to 01 July 2017
Take a break and reconnect. Together we embrace nature, dive into the ocean and meet within a lovely community.
Invite yourself to find peace in daily morning meditation, to breathe deeply in a mindful yoga practise (Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga), to enjoy our delicious gatherings around a buffet of healthy homemade food and to simply be and explore the beautiful surroundings of Monte Vehlo - walking new paths, taking heartful movements on the oceans floor in your daily surf lessons and chilling in your hammok with ocean view.
"Open the window in the center of your chest, to let the spirtits fly in and out.“ Rumi
Anadakala- Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga Retreat - with Malena Beer & Silvia Di Rienzo, assisted by Helen Eastwood / French, English, Spanish and Italian Speaking
15-22 July 2017
Come and join us for one week of Ashtanga Yoga, restaurative practices and relaxing holiday time in beautiful Monte-Velho.
All levels welcome !
Chi Kung Summer School with Peter den Dekker
22-29 July 2017
The Summer School is open for beginners and advanced practitioners of Chi Kung. All the previous Summer Schools have been attended by practitioners of many nationalities, and a wide range of age and level.
MONTE VELHO - SUMMER HOLIDAY
Frogs chirping. Stars wheeling overhead. Stunning sunsets views. Tranquil lakes. Pine trees all around.
This is Monte Velho, 5 minutes drive from Amado beach, one of the many gorgeous beaches on the Costa Vicentina. With country tracks waiting to be explored by foot, bike or horse; a swimmable lake and surfing beaches nearby; Plenty of opportunity for healthy outdoor fun...
Then why not relax with a sauna or steam bath before heading to one of the fine local restaurants...
what we offer:- 7 nights en suite, comfortable and cozy bedroom, with private veranda, hamack, and an outside bed.
27-01 September Private Group
Jivamukti Yogawood Retreat
02 to 09 Sept
Portuguese Fado music is known for it’s mournful soul-stirring. In it, there’s an inescapable feeling of being ripped from something larger. It’s easy to understand this music bubbling up over the wind-swept cliffs of the Algarve in Southwest Portugal.
Yoga Retreat - with Amanda and Paria Mirazimi
10 to 17 Sept
"Join Amanda and Paria in one of the most beautiful Eco Holistic Resorts on the Algarve Coast of Portugal for a one week Yoga Retreat at Monte Velho! As we step into this space we will take some time to appreciate and bring to life the beauty that is within you, within the environment that will surround you, and create an opportunity for you to get connected to your roots, feel empowered, and explore your true nature.
A week of yoga, meditation, journaling, outdoor exploration, and healthy vegetarian food. You will also have enough space to enjoy the sun, the beach and maybe go for a surf.