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Brazil Yoga Reatreat Sept 22- 27. 2014 

This five day Holistic Yoga retreat program is designed to detox your body and de-stress your mind. The combination of outdoor excercise ( Stand up Paddle Board Yoga and Surf), daily Power Yoga practice, pranayma and meditation, healthy diet and being amongst nature will help you elevate your physical,mental and spiritual well being and have life changing effects in your mind and body. 



The Sofitel Jequitimar Guarujá is a 5-star resort located on the seafront of Guarujá and surrounded by the Atlantic Forest, providing guest rooms with wonderful ocean and forest views. The Yoga retreat amenities includes easy access to the beach, swimming pool, Sauna, fitness center and Spa. All rooms are equipped with air conditioning, private bathroom, double bed or two single beds and are tastefully decorated. 


5 Nights /6 DAYS Retreat 2,000.00


  • 5 Nights accomodation 
  • Airport transfer from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Guaruja. (guests must arrive by 12 noon)
  • 2 Gourmet meals a day with fresh juices and drinks (not including alcohol) prepared onsite.
  • Daily morning Yoga Practice 
  • Daily meditation practice  
  • 2 Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga Classes 
  • 2 Surf lessons
  • 2 movie nights 
  • Finalizing each afternoon with Pranayama and meditation
  • Introduction to Brazilian art, food and culture 



Deposit of 50% is required to guarantee your reservation.











Retreat Hostess: 

Combining my passion for yoga and for traveling the world has always been a dream of mine. I am beyond excited about leading this retreat and I can't wait to share our beautiful beaches, culture and food with you. 



Maria is originally from Brazil, she completed her 200 hour Yoga Alliance Certification with Grace Morales in May of 2008 in Charlotte NC. She has also attended master classes and workshops led by Rolf Gates, Stephanie Keach, Baron Baptise and Rod Stryker.  In November of 2010 she opened Om Yoga, a community minded yoga studio in Fort Mill SC. In 2012 Maria traveled to Mysore India and studied Ashtanga, Pranayama and Meditation with V. Sheshadri, one of the most experienced and respected Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga teachers in the world. 










                                                   Deposits & Payments

It is advisable to make your reservations as early as possible to secure your space. Your reservation is guaranteed once Om Yoga receives your deposit of 1,000.00. The deposit is non-refundable; however, should you cancel your reservation 60 days or more before the start of the retreat, you may apply your deposit toward other services offered by Om Yoga such as classes, workshops, yoga retreats or teacher training.


 Prices do not include airfare and we strongly urge you to confirm airfare availability prior to making your reservation. MasterCard, Visa, checks, and money orders are accepted. Payment for the retreat must be made in full by August 15th of 2014 otherwise your reservation will be given to another customer and your deposit will be used to cover administrative costs. After payment has been received any additional information necessary prior to your departure will be e-mailed to you by Om Yoga.


Travel and Flight 

Please book your flights to and from GRU-Sao Paulo. Ground Transportation will be provided to you upon arrival and all travelers must arrive before noon. Send us your flight itinerary as soon as you have your flight information. Airport transfers not within specified hours will be subject to a $150 fee. If you miss the transportation that is provided for you for any reason including flight delays, earlier or later departure, etc...ground transportation via shuttle or taxi will be at your own expense.


Cancellation Policy

If you cancel your participation in a retreat for any reason, the cancellation policy below will apply, with no exceptions. We wish we could compensate people for unforeseen circumstances (injury, family emergency, etc), but we have costs already incurred when reserving retreat centers and hotels. We have designed our cancellation policy to be as compassionate as possible in the case that your plans change. 
To protect yourself further, we strongly encourage you to purchase travel insurance.

  • 60 days or more prior to the start of the yoga retreat; receive 100% credit of payments made to use toward another service offered by Om Yoga such as classes, workshops and teacher training.
  • 31-60 days prior to the start of the yoga retreat; receive 50% credit of payments made to use for Om Yoga services such as classes, workshops, and teacher training.
  • 0-30 days prior to the start of the yoga retreat; no refunds or credits will be given.