Yoga & Hiking Retreat Programme

Below you’ll find the day-to-day programme for the yoga & hiking retreat which I’ll be organizing in Măgura, from 17-23 June 2023. We will go hiking in the hills around Măgura, in the Piatra Craiului Mountains and the Bucegi Mountains… And do yoga every day, of course – both indoors and on the trail!

Day One: Sat 17 June
12:00 Arrival in Braşov
13:00 Hike up Tâmpa Mountain
16:00 Transfer to Măgura
17:00 Settling in
18:00 Dinner
19:30 Introduction Circle
21:00 Games by the fireside

Day Two: Sun 18 June
07:30 Morning yoga
08:30 Breakfast
10:00 Hike through the villages of Măgura & Peştera
Gathering herbs, visit Peştera cave, games session in the hills
15:00 Back in Măgura, free time
17:00 Acro Yoga workshop
18:00 Dinner
19:00 Optional: Bear Watching (50 EUR, min. 3 pers.)

Day Three: Mon 19 June
07:30 Breakfast
08:15 Transfer to Moieciu de Sus
09:00 Hike into the Bucegi Mountains
Moieciu de Sus – Saua Strunga – Vf Batrana – Cabana Gutanu – Moieciu de Sus
Movement break at Saua Strunga
18:00 Transfer back to Măgura from Moieciu de Sus
19:00 Dinner

Day Four: Tues 20 June
08:30 Breakfast
09:30 Hike to Bran via Vf Măgura
14:00 Bran Castle (12 EUR, optional) or coffee break
17:00 Transfer back to Măgura by mini bus
18:00 Evening Yoga
19:00 Dinner

Day Five: Wed 21 June
07:30 Sun Salutation Yoga (summer solstice!)
08:00 Breakfast
09:00 Hike to Cabana Curmatura via Prapastiile Zarnestilor
Optional extension to Piatra Mica
Yoga break (at Cabana Curmatura)
18:00 Dinner
20:00 Optional: massage (XX EUR, to be announced)

Day Six: Thurs 22 June
08:00 Breakfast
09:00 Departure to Barsa Valley with horse & cart
12:00 Hike to Coltii Chiliilor hermitage
Meditation/Reflection time
16:00 Travel back to Măgura
17:00 Evening Yoga
18:00 Dinner
20:00 Party at the fireside?!

Day Seven: Fri 23 June
08:00 Sober Yoga
08:30 Breakfast
10:00 Departure: transfer back to Braşov by mini bus
14:00 Back in Braşov, goodbyes