Dahab, Egypt 19-5-2012 – 26-5-2012
Yoga Holiday in Dahab, The Sinai, Egypt
Venue and accommodation information:
Set on the beautiful and dramatic shoreline of the Red Sea, Dahab offers the unique opportunity of both a beach holiday and the unforgettable experience of the desert.
The Daily Programme
Yoga classes start on the Monday morning with the final class on the following Sunday morning before you depart. Mornings begin with meditation and pranayama (breathing techniques) for the early risers, followed by a yoga class between 8.30 – 10.30am. There will be an evening yoga class at 5.30pm. There will be one yoga free day per week when the group spends an evening in the desert (optional).
Please note that the programme will vary slightly depending on the teacher/s.
The Coral Coast is a simple, intimate and beautiful hotel set on the Red Sea. It offers two types of accommodation: standard and superior rooms. Both types of hotel rooms are ensuite and fully air conditioned. The superior rooms have fridges, tea and coffee-making facilities and guaranteed sea views.
The hotel serves wonderful fresh food indoors and outdoors on the beach. It has a cushioned chill-out area by the sea, perfect for lazy daytime reading and sunbathing or evening chats over food and drinks.
THINGS TO DO
Dahab offers an array of exciting things to do from snorkeling, scuba diving and windsurfing in the Red Sea to horse riding, camel riding, jeep driving in the desert and a visit to the local hammam.
Fantastic snorkeling and scuba-diving in The Red Sea. Dahab has many dive centres offering introductory dives, ‘padi’ certification and dives for the more experienced. The tranquil Bedouin village of Ras Abu Gallum is a glorious short walk from the famous dive site at the Blue Hole.
Mount Sinai and St. Catherine’s monastery are a short drive away from Dahab. We offer a night-time walk up Mount Sinai to view the spectacular sunrise.
Each holiday has an overnight trip into the desert (additional cost) Delicious food cooked on open fires prepared by the Bedouin, camel riding and sleeping under the stars all combine to make this an amazing and unique experience
One 2 hour morning yoga asana class suitable for all level of students and a shorter one in the evenings.
During the day there are optional additional classes or meditation sessions held with Jonathan, for those who would like to explore the deeper meanings of silence and sound. These sessions will open you to your creativity using theatrical workshop techniques and will create a childlike presence in the mind. Jonathan’s friendly and fun manner will allow you to access your inner spirit whilst being immersed in beauty and nature at this wonderful venue.
Included in the price:
Price includes accommodation, vegetarian brunch and two yoga classes per day.
Airport transfers are not included but will be arranged for you (see travel).
Please note: It is your responsibility to confirm your flight times with your airline before your outward and return flights.
Accomodation, Yoga, breakfast and evening meals and meditation workshops.
Not included in the price:
Flights – Skyscanner is a good place to Google flights and Easy Jet is cheap and easy.
Transfers to and from the airport
Meals other than specified.
Shared standard room £310
Single standard room £400
Shared superior room £365
Single superior room £465