This trip will start in Chiang Mai with the option of a 3 week retreat or 2 week retreat. You could always add extra time at the front end, back end or both if you want to spend more time there.
For 3 week trip, arrive in Chiang Mai no later than Oct 2, 2022. Oct 3 am – leave Chiang Mai to go to one week volunteer program with Elephant Nature Park. Stay onsite Monday to Sunday. Oct 9 – arrive back in Chiang Mai.
THIS IS ALSO WHEN THE 2 WEEK RETREAT WOULD BEGIN. So if doing the 2 week retreat arrive in Chiang Mai no later than Oct 9. Oct 9/10 – explore day in Chiang Mai (some yoga, tour temples, if you are a tattoo junkie you could get a traditional Thai tattoo, see local shops etc)
Oct 11 – in the morning leave for 2 day jungle trek, stop at water falls, stay over night with hill tribe people, more time with Elephants and bamboo raft out on Oct 13. Oct 13 – spend last night in Chiang Mai
Oct 14 – travel day to Koh Phangan (fly to Koh Samui, Ferry to Koh Phangan. Oct 14 – Oct 20 – stay at Phangan Cove. Yoga, meditation, beach time, explore local area. Option for extra activities (Thai cooking class, day boat trip to go snorkelling, etc)
Oct 21 – travel day. Ferry to Koh Samui, fly to Bangkok. Spend a few days in Bangkok.
Fly home Oct 23. (Or stay longer if you want)
ALL PRICES BASED ON SHARED ACCOMMODATIONS. IF YOU PREFER TO HAVE PRIVATE ACCOMMODATIONS, IT CAN BE ARRANGED AT AN EXTRA COST.
EARLY BIRD PRICE –
IF PAID IN FULL BY JUNE 30, 2022 3 week retreat cost – $2999.00 +GST 2 week retreat cost – $2,299.00+GST
REG PRICE – JULY 1 – SEPT 15 RETREAT MUST BE PAID IN FULL BY SEPT 15, 2022 3 WEEK RETREAT COST – $3,299.00 + GST
2 WEEK RETREAT COST – $2,599.00 +GST
What’s included (3 week) · Accommodations, meals, activities, travel to and from at Elephant Sanctuary for full week Plus everything below 2 Week retreat: · 2 nights accommodations in Chiang Mai starting Oct 9 · 2 day jungle trek (accommodations, meals, transportation, national park fee) · 1 night accommodation back in Chiang Mai · Flight, ferry and transportation from Chiang Mai to Koh Phangan · Accommodations in Phangan Cove for 7 nights · Yoga/meditation classes · Flight, ferry, transportation from Koh Phangan to Bangkok · 2 nights accommodations in Bangkok. If you want to stay longer you can book extra accommodations at extra cost.
What is NOT included: · International flight · Any accommodations before or after start or end of retreat. If you want to arrive sooner and or stay later, I can recommend places to stay. NOTE – if registering for the 3 week retreat, you accommodations will be covered for Oct 2. If you arrive before Oct 2 you will need to book extra accommodations. I can provide booking info. · Most meals (except week 1 and during jungle trek where meals ARE provided) There are so many great places to eat and you will want to explore and try different restaurants. To register: Deposit of $400 reserves your spot. Make payments after that.
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