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Location: Pokhara, Nepal

Come on a journey to awaken your soul. A unique opportunity to give and receive! This will be a life-changing and therapeutic experience for you, with funds raised to provide a medical relief camp directly after the retreat in an earthquake affected remote region of Nepal.

On this transformational and healing journey, you will experience the exquisite beauty of a spectacular four day gentle yoga-trek in the Himalayas, swim in the healing natural hot springs, followed by a stunning four day yoga retreat at your private luxury boutique resort in Pokhara.

You will enjoy a complimentary Nepalese massage or spiritual healing treatment, taste delicious Nepalese food, discover the local culture, learn about the simplicity and magic of Nepalese life and experience deep therapeutic yoga and meditation practices to revive your soul. Being a process specialist means Marissa helps people heal, rejuvenate and connect to the beauty and appreciation for life, through meditation and yoga therapy and profound spiritual experiences.

Marissa Nolan is a professionally qualified and highly experienced therapist, social worker, lecturer, therapeutic meditation and yoga teacher and researcher. She is an expert in transformational process therapy, mindfulness, compassion training, therapeutic yoga and has 15 years experiences fascinating professional international events.

Marissa creates once-in-a-lifetime therapeutic retreats that also change the lives of local people in crisis. For this trip, USD$150/$200AUD will be donated on behalf of each retreat member for a medical mission to a remote area of Nepal that takes place after the retreat.

YOU CAN JOIN US FOR THE MEDICAL RELIEF CAMP…. After the retreat, you are very welcome to stay for a few extra days and travel with us to Gorkha to set up the medical relief post in the mountains. You will see real Nepalese village life, understand first hand the issues they face, see the critical importance of the work being done and experience the remarkable beauty of the mountain region in which they live.

Experience the beauty and magic of the Himalayas for yourself! Have a truly giving and receiving experience to awaken your heart and soul.

Book early & save up to $600. See the website for details: https://marissanolan.com/nepal-yogatrek-march-2019

accommodations

Pokhara is a breathtaking and special place. The small town is nestled between the majestic Phewa Lake and the snowcapped Himalayan mountains. Your boutique retreat resort is walking distance to the lake with views of the mountains readily visible. The hotel and retreat offers you full room service, pool, spa, air conditioning, vegetarian cuisine and your own private deluxe suite and balcony.

This trip offers you the best of Nepal! The extra four day trek will show you authentic village life. You will stay in a quaint but comfortable Nepalese teahouse (similar to a guesthouse) and experience traditional Nepalese music, dancing, singing by the fire, traditional mountain food and breathtaking Himalayan views.

food and dining

During the retreat: you will be treated to the most delicious Nepalese and western vegetarian food and also the chance to visit a few of Pokhara’s finest restaurants. In your free time, you can take a short stroll to the lakeside shops and cafes just a few minutes away. Meat dishes are alcohol are available at additional cost.

activities

As a transformational process therapist and social worker, Marissa creates once-in-a-lifetime therapeutic retreats that also change the lives of local people in crisis.

This is a unique opportunity to give and receive! Like a precious gift that keeps on giving, this will be a life-changing and therapeutic experience for you, with funds raised providing for a medical outreach camp in a remote, earthquake-affected region of Nepal.

On this transformational and healing journey, you will experience the exquisite beauty of a four day gentle hike in the Himalayas and a stunning four day yoga retreat at your private boutique resort in Pokhara. Enjoy a complimentary Nepalese massage or spiritual healing treatment, taste delicious Nepalese food, discover the local culture, learn about the simplicity and magic of Nepalese life and experience deep therapeutic yoga and meditation practices to revive your soul. Additional, therapeutic sessions and private yoga and mediation sessions are offered by Marissa at a discounted rate for retreat guests.

This will be a life-changing and profound experience for you, with funds raised to provide a medical relief camp for earthquake survivors in Nepal. Join us for the retreat and trek, if you wish come on the medical mission.

Travel Details

Pricing

  • $2,659 - Private Deluxe Suite (single occupancy)
  • $3,325 - Private Deluxe Suite (twin/double occupancy)

Check In

5:00 AM

Check Out

10:00 AM

Directions

One internal flight or bus will be required in Nepal to reach Pokhara, the retreat location. Included in your package is a complimentary airport or bus pickup in Pokhara. You can check into your room from 2pm onwards. Orientation is at 5pm.

Terms and Conditions

WHAT’S INCLUDED

transfers All transfers from and to Pokhara airport/bus are included
tips See here: https://marissanolan.com/article-for-solo-women-travellers/
taxes All taxes included
workshops Yoga-trek, meditation, mindfulness and yoga teaching, spa treatments
fitness classes Daily yoga and meditation
group excursion Trek to Ghandruk, the prettiest village in Nepal
meals All meals are vegetarian. meat is available upon request at the hotel
yoga In-depth yoga and meditation teaching daily
alcohol Alcohol is available through the hotel menu
airfare Flights or bus from Kathmandu are additional

Testimonials for Marissa Nolan

“My soul has been completely renewed by this retreat.”
Alison, Australia