Mind Body and Soul 22-28 September 2023
Art and Yoga Retreat to restore wellbeing in a relaxed environment, with organic homemade meals, local award-winning wines in beautiful SW France.
More than ever in today’s world, we need space to unwind, recharge and be inspired. This 6-night yoga and painting retreat offers the opportunity:
You will be joining a small group of people looking to develop and explore their own personal creativity in a relaxed friendly environment. Beginners to experts are welcome. Two qualified teachers and professional artists will provide guidance and support enabling each individual to work at their own level. Places are strictly limited to ensure individual attention and support.
The Gers, SW France, is glorious in September, with warm sunshine and ever-changing light throughout the day; highlighting silvers, softest greens and blues and surprises of pinks, orange and mauves. There are views to the Pyrenees from both Le Pignoulet and the studio, and both locations have heated swimming pools.
Accommodation is in the beautiful Le Pignoulet, in spacious bedrooms, all ensuite. www.pignoulet.com
Single supplement £100pn
It is the responsibility of individuals to take out travel and health insurance.
Transfers from Lourdes airport
Final dinner taken together in Marciac
6 nights BnB accommodation, en-suite, in the stunning Maison Maitre, Le Pignoulet
Travel and health insurance
Transfers from Le Pignoulet to art studio and to Marciac for the Wednesday market and our final dinner together.
Transfers from other airports except Lourdes, or stations
5 morning sessions of yoga in spacious studio
No other alcohol except that served with meals; there is an honesty book by the pool at the studio.
Daily morning and afternoon art sessions with two experienced professional artists and tutors, in the Armentieux studio and beautiful Gers countryside.
All materials, including portable stools and easels. (Please bring a sketchbook if you have one)
Breakfast; lunch and dinner with wine.(except the final meal in a local restaurant)
Travel: Flights (not included)
Ryanair flies from Stansted to Lourdes. (Transfer from Lourdes airport included.)
Alternatively, you can fly into Toulouse or Bordeaux (approx 2 hours transfer) and hire a car. Or, we can arrange a transfer, which would be an additional cost.
If you prefer to drive, it is 10 hours from the Tunnel, 7 hours from Caen. Should you wish to make more of the journey, chambres d’hotes can be recommended en route.
“Great atmosphere at Les Chênes. Perfect hosts, in a beautiful location. Fab week all round.”
“Food sublime, company fun and relaxed.”
If you have any queries relating to this holiday, please contact Wendy Roylance or Virginia Griffith Jones
If you have any queries relating to any holiday, please contact Wendy Roylance or Virginia Griffith Jones