A luxury yoga holiday in Puglia, Italy
A little bit of heaven on the unspoilt Italian coast...
29th September - 4th October 2018
With Ash Bond
(Suitable for all Levels)
A luxury yoga holiday at Masseria della Zingara, Puglia, Italy - a little bit of heaven on the unspoilt Italian coast.
Join Ash Bond for five days of revitalising yoga at the beautiful Masseria. A wonderful opportunity for you to relax your mind, rejuvenate your body and reawaken your spirit in beautiful Puglia Italy. You will enjoy yoga classes each morning and evening which will focus on movement, breath and relaxation.
Masseria della Zingara, the house of the gypsy, was built in 1710 and has been lovingly restored to suit all ages and tastes. The interior is stylish and comfortable and has been restored with the highest attention to detail.
Set in over 20 acres of land with olive, fig, cherry and almond trees, the views are stunning at all times of the year. The house has a swimming pool and wonderful sun terrace for soaking up the Italian sun and the calm of the countryside. You may choose to borrow the bicycles and explore the local region or just relax and unwind. Close to Polignano a Mare (also known as the ice cream capital of Italy) and Monopoli, this holiday offers not only yoga but the very best in Italian food.
Situated on a ridge of hills extending the length of Puglia, Masseria della Zingara, is close to a series of scattered white-walled medieval towns and villages each boasting their own culinary specialities. Heading down through the olive plains to the sea where there are many fabulous beaches to explore. This is the perfect place to restore and rejuvenate your soul.
Join Ash for 5 days of revitalising yoga at the beautiful Masseria. A wonderful opportunity for you to relax your mind, rejuvenate your body and reawaken your spirit in beautiful Puglia, Italy. You will enjoy two yoga classes daily which focus on movement, breath and relaxation.
The day will begin with a flowing and dynamic asana class in the light and airy yoga space. After the morning session breakfast will be served on the terrace. The group will meet again in the late afternoon for a more relaxing and restorative class.
Puglia - Things to do...
Puglia is an enchanting part of Italy with many interesting historical towns to visit, fabulous walks and bike rides to go on and up to 50 miles of beautiful coastline to explore.
The region boasts spectacular Italian cuisine and some of the the most unspoilt environments in Italy so you are sure to find something to enjoy during this break.
Between classes there will be plenty of time to enjoy the surroundings. Relax by the pool, explore the local area by bicycle or on foot. Take a trip to the beach or local towns. Boat trips and Ayurvedic massage can also be arranged for you. We guarantee you will go home feeling refreshed and re-energised.
The accommodation at Masseria della Zingaria is comfortable and of an extremely high quality - most of the rooms have en-suite facilities.
Camping is also possible for those on a tighter budget. Tents are provided and facilities include a communal shower, toilet and wash basin nearby.
The price includes airport transfers for a designated flight to Bari, your accommodation, two yoga classes per day and use of the pool and bicycles. Meals are also included - breakfast and a light lunch each day, unlimited drinks and dinner on three evenings. Also transport on two evenings to and from Monopoli and Polignano (where you can buy your own dinner).
Single ensuite: £850
Double room for 2 people with ensuite: £700 (per person)
Twin shared ensuite (per person): £700 (FEMALE sharing)
Twin shared bathroom (per person) : £650 (FEMALE sharing)
Camping (per person - need to bring your own tent): £450 per person
(Flights are not included in the price).
There are many agents dealing with flights to Italy, it is a good idea to book a flight as soon as possible to get the best deals. Ryanair, Easyjet and British Airways offer affordable flights to Bari and Brindisi, the closest airports.
Flights & transfers
A free airport transfer is offered if you take the recommended flights. These are:
Easyjet from Gatwick depart 8.40 am on 29th September arriving Bari at 12.25 pm or BA from Gatwick depart 8.20 am 29th September arriving Bari at 12.10 pm or Ryanair 29th September from Stanstead at 16.40 arriving Bari 20.30
If you take these flights or arrive at a similar time then the transfers are free.
Other transfers can be arranged but at a cost.
If you have any questions, please contact us.
'Thank you so much for a truly wonderful holiday! I'm so grateful to you for creating and sharing such a wonderful space. The Masseria offers such a conducive atmosphere to slowing down, relaxing and having a totally gorgeous holiday! Big big thanks to you all at the Masseria.' Kate
'Thank you so much! We had a wonderful holiday with you and team Puglia! We were delighted and blessed to be invited in to share the wonderful home you have created. The food was delicious - a BIG thank you to Claudia and her sous chefs!' Sarah
'There are no words big enough to describe the most incredible time I've had. Feeling re-energised, re-vitalised and re-juvenated! Made many great friends and am so so sad today. Missing you all (and the meditation & yoga!). I've never had such an amazing experience. I think your holidays should be on prescription really!' Zoe
'I had an amazing four days in Puglia. The Masseria is hands down the best place i've ever stayed for a yoga holiday, it's stunning and Jan the owner couldn't have been more welcoming & hospitable. And the FOOD! Incredible.' Tanya
'I had a wonderful holiday and I found everything perfectly organised! Not least the prompt and friendly email communication with you. The yoga, accommodation, food, pool, masseria, everything exceeded my expectations. I wouldn't hesitate to book another yoga holiday with you again in future.' Sara
'We had a wonderful time in Puglia, thank you. The resort was stunning, the host Jan was so warm and welcoming, the food was divine and the yoga - well let's just say that I've now graduated from headstands to handstands!' Sarah
'Thank you for a lovely yoga retreat. What a lovely house and lovely host. Jan clearly goes the extra mile in making sure everyone has a great time. The food was delicious as well as healthy and lots of it.' Marie