Retreats

“I have often thought that people come into our lives at exactly the right time and for me, I don’t think I knew how ready I was to meet you. It was truly a transformational retreat for me. – Mel

 

CARLSBAD RETREAT

Taking respite from the world is becoming increasingly critical in our modern-day mode of living. Stepping away and turning our dials towards joy, health, and well-being are invaluable choices that will continue to pay dividends along your path. You will leave your Carlsbad retreat with a sense of renewal and power over your choices.

From seasoned athletes to those who desire a healthier way of living, there is no pre-requisite for engaging with us on retreat.

Price Per Person: $425 – $1,400

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REMEMBERING OUR TRUE NATURE: A WELLNESS YOGA  MEDITATION RETREAT FOR WOMEN

February 17 – 21, 2024 Sold Out – Add Your Name to the Waitlist
Ojas Retreat Center in Santa Rosa Plateau, California
with Meghan Leighton, Valerie Griffiths, & Jessica Gumkowski
Living Life Awake, Nourished, and Fulfilled

Join Valerie, Jess, and Meg for an incredible experience in Southern California’s beautiful Santa Rosa Plateau region. Reconnect with yourself, commune with nature, and spend time with like-minded women at the Ojas Retreat Center, surrounded by stunning hiking and biking trails, horseback riding, and wineries. Ojas is a sanskrit word that means vitality and refers to the energy we need to carry out our purpose. Within the ever-growing hustle and bustle of life, reconnecting with our purpose, why, and genuine nature is becoming increasingly more important.

Spend five days in an extraordinary setting practicing vinyasa yoga, meditation, mindful walking, and time in nature. Enjoy nourishing plant-based meals and absorb a balance of personal retreat time within the community. Bring your partner, family, or travel independently and gain life-long friendships. Reinvigorate from within and depart with the uplifting energy of Ojas.

Price Per Person: $2,600 – $3,600

Price includes accommodations for 4 nights; pre-breakfast, brunch, afternoon nosh & dinner, plus tea, coffee, and filtered water. Retreat price depends on room selection. Price does not include airfare, ground transportation, and activity fees.

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ROARING CALM PATAGONIA YOGA ADVENTURE

March 2-9, 2024
OPEN FOR REGISTRATION

Join Jess on this extraordinary yoga adventure to the otherwordly land of Patagonia, Chile.

The Roaring Calm Retreat promises awe in your heart and soul as you navigate the unparalleled Futaleufú River, hike, kayak, SUP, and mountain bike.

At night, you will relax with hot tub soaks as glacier mountains surround you, and then you will anchor it all within all-level yoga practices led by Jess, who will be with you every step of the way, offering you calm presence and powerful leadership.

Price Per Person: $5,795 – $7,795

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FLORIDA YOGA & WELLNESS RETREAT

May 2-6, 2024
OPEN FOR REGISTRATION

Join Val, Jess, and Meg for a unique opportunity to gather at a private waterfront oasis with like-minded individuals and awaken your heart and mind. Retreating in the spring offers a rejuvenating experience that fosters self-reflection as we emerge from winter and a timely renewal as the season’s energy aligns with personal growth and revitalization.

Arrive back home with an awakened sense of your deepest potential after four nights and five days of mindful engagement with life.

About our own private waterfront oasis:
The Palma Sola Bay house is serenely situated on one acre of land; a sprawling backyard with a lush lawn and tropical landscaping leads to 150 feet of pristine waterfront and a private dock.

You will absolutely love the backyard ambiance; the sunsets are incredible, either from the comfort of the heated pool and relaxing spa, the private dock on the pool deck, or the upstairs main house balcony. Take the path leading from the pool deck towards the bay and walk out onto the private dock, where you can look out for some of the amazing wildlife.

Price Per Person: $2,675 – $3,275

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ABUNDANT NATURE GALAPAGOS YOGA ADVENTURE

June 22-29, 2024
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Join Jess Gumkowski for her first solo yoga adventure, unlike any retreat she has previously offered. This unforgettable experience is designed and fully supported by The Travel Yogi, the OG yoga adventure company.

Explore iconic Bartlome’ and neighboring islands, snorkel with diverse sea life, kayak secluded bays, immerse yourself in the culture of the local town, and walk the fascinating Santa Cruz highlands. Each day you will anchor your adventurous spirit through the physical practice of yoga taught by Jess and accessible to all levels.

Each night, you will unwind on a property with gorgeously appointed villas (think eco-luxury) and a private open-air yoga studio with views of Floreana Island, the Pacific, and 43 acres of lush green. This property’s land is Galápagos giant tortoise territory and the natural migration path of this species. It has been reclaimed to recover native and endemic vegetation that sustains the tortoise community, which is one of the reasons they love to hang out on the property (with you!).

Price Per Person: $4,995 – $6,195

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MEDITERRANEAN BLISS: SICILY YOGA ADVENTURE

September 28 – October 5, 2024
OPEN FOR REGISTRATION

Join Jess for this entrancing yoga adventure in Sicily, the heart of Italy.

A Mediterranean gem, Sicily is known for its serene beaches, charming villages, amazing ancient ruins, and delicious cuisine. Get your yoga and walking shoes on so you can “mangia, mangia!” throughout the week.

On this yoga retreat in Sicily, you’ll explore Europe’s largest active volcano, sip some volcanic vino, wander seaside villages, visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites (yes, that’s plural), admire the spectacular and ancient architecture and bathe in the Italian sunshine and sea. Get lost among endearing ancient alleyways, explore piazzas (in palazzos), and enjoy a sunkissed adventure in Italy.

Price Per Person: $5,295.00 to $6,195.00

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