4 days / 3 nights
Should you wish to experience a yoga safari at a destination other than &Beyond Phinda Private Game Reserve, please contact us to determine availability.
This adventure begins and ends at Richards Bay Airport.
DAY 1 - 3: &BEYOND PHINDA PRIVATE GAME RESERVE
On arrival at Richards Bay Airport, you will be warmly welcomed by a member of the &Beyond team and driven to Phinda Private Game Reserve.
Set within easy reach of the Indian Ocean coastline, &Beyond Phinda Private Game Reserve is known for its abundant wildlife, diversity of habitats and wide range of safari activities. The reserve enjoys a lush green environment that contains seven distinct ecosystems, known as the Seven Worlds of Wonder. This fascinating variety of landscapes and vegetation shelters an abundance of wildlife, including not only the Big Five but many rarer and less easily spotted species, including the elusive cheetah. Adding to Phinda's wildlife charms, the marine diversity of nearby Sodwana Bay is easily accessible, with scuba diving, fishing and even turtle watching only some of the adventures available from the reserve.
Spend four nights at Phinda Homestead, an exclusive, sole-use villa. Your stay includes three meals daily, soft drinks, house wines, local brand spirits, beers, teas, coffees, refreshments on game drives, laundry, safari activities, use of a private vehicle, nature walks accompanied by experienced armed trackers and emergency medical evacuation insurance.
Once you have had a chance to settle in, a light yoga class will be held before high tea is served and you embark on an exciting afternoon game drive.
The next two days will be filled with early morning yoga classes, followed by fresh smoothies, raw vegetable and fruit juice or coffee before setting off on a morning safari. Days can be spent leisurely relaxing at the lodge pool or in the comfortable guest areas. A rejuvenating massage is offered after breakfast, leaving just enough time for a siesta and a yoga class before high tea. You will the set off on an afternoon safari, led by an expertly trained &Beyond ranger and tracker team.
The safari includes a selection of yoga classes of your choice, as well as time set aside for meditation in pristine surroundings renowned for their natural beauty. As your mind is engaged with new experiences and thrilled with the unfamiliar details of the African bush and its inhabitants, so you body delights in the natural tranquility and serenity of this magnificent setting. Meditation classes tap into the earthy aura of African while your body is refreshed and soothed with a selection of stretches and exercises.
Day 5: Departure
After breakfast you will be driven back to Richards Bay Airport, where your adventure with us will end.