5ENSES Immersion Retreat - Vancouver Island
Join us this October 13 to 16, 2017 for the spectacular
"5ENSES Immersion Retreat"
at the Kingfisher Ocean Resort and Spa on Vancouver Island.
Your four day weekend will include Sensations – 8 sessions of yoga practice (Restorative, Yoga Nidra, Tensegrity, meditation), and a Hydropath Session. The Savouring & Smelling gourmet food, tour of Courtenay/Comox Villages and wine tastings. The Scenery – an Island Joy Rides bicycle tour, mushroom foraging and tidal pool beach-combing. The Sounds – nature walks, local flights and nesting of eagles to the sounds of Tibetan singing bowls.
As there are only 3 spots remaining, we encourage you to book with us early and come explore the vast beauty of Vancouver Island with us. Prices below include your accommodations for three nights and four days, a special dining experience at Ocean7, a relaxing session in the relaxing Hydropath at the Pacific Mist Spa, morning meditations, yoga sessions throughout.
We've also added a couple of extras to round off your island adventure: A beautiful bicycle tour with Island Joy Rides (exploring: spectacular vistas, local food and tastings). A tastefully delicious dine and wine tour of White Whale Restaurant and 40 Knots Winery with the impeccable services of The Kingfisher Shuttle.
Transportation to the island: Pacific Coastal Air, Harbour Air or BC Ferries. Book early to reserve your space on any of these travel options. If you need assistance in booking or would be interested in car-pooling (if traveling by vehicle) please contact me (Tim) 604-366-3483. Please note that Harbour Air does fly from downtown Vancouver to downtown Comox, but October can be a challenging month for weather and they may not fly if the weather is inclement.
To bring: Since this will be a fall retreat, bring along warm clothing, but also beach and swimwear for the spa. Closed toed shoes for beach combing and bicycle tour. Your own yoga mat, eye-pillows and Joy-a-Toes – if you have them. Your cameras and or smart phones for photography. We will be supplying yoga props and eye-pillows for our sessions.
Sessions, activities and times: We'll be updating you once you've booked in, on the more exact times of the sessions. Arriving Friday evening we'll be having a welcome in the Grand Pacific room. Daily morning meditations, morning active practices and evening relaxation/Restorative/Yoga Nidra practices. Saturday afternoon will be the bicycle and mushroom foraging tour (if the weather is inclement, the funds you've already paid for will go towards use of Resort Credit). Sunday afternoon will be the lunch and wine tasting tour.
Accommodations: Book your rooms with us early. Bookings are single or shared. If you do not have a friend to share a room with, we will match you with someone, using the best of our intuitive abilities. See the room descriptions and photographs below.
These retreats fill up fast and we are limited to 20 participants so please pre-book via our links below as early as you can. If you have any questions, comments or would like to pay cash, e-transfer, or cheque, please contact Tim at or call: 604-366-3483.