Felsentor Retreat Center
Mt. Rigi (near Lucerne)
May 19-25, 2014
This is my 4th year to conduct a retreat at this amazing place which draws guests from around the world. Don`t miss it. Your heart may skip a beat when you behold the incredible view over Lake Lucerne (even from the dining tables). And check out the low price for 7 days, 6 nights including course fee, room, and 3 chef-prepared vegetarian meals per day:
CHF 995 – elegant dorm lodging
CHF 1145- double room
There are only a few rooms left, so register now! Our guests also get a 50% discount on the incredible and historic Rigi Bahn, the beautiful historic train that spirits you up the side of Mt. Rigi to our retreat destination. This is a retreat that you will never forget.
Description: 7 days, 6 nights at a beautiful world-class retreat, one of the most beautiful settings on earth. Price includes 3 chef-prepared vegetarian meals per day, lodging, and daily program of yoga, meditation, and Thai massage practice! An intelligent and luxurious investment in your well-being.
Exclusive retreat center high up on Mt. Rigi with sweeping views of Lake Lucerne and the Alps. Gourmet vegetarian meals, clean rooms in a beautiful lodge with warm wood floors, comfortable beds, and fine details. The entire place is so clean and polished the building itself seems to glow. Modern bathrooms with showers and polished granite counter tops (separate one for men and women) for guests` shared use on each floor of the lodge. Daily yoga, meditation, and Thai massage in a stunning hand-built Zen temple. This spot on Mt. Rigi is one of the most beautiful destinations in Switzerland.
You are welcome to bring a partner or friend so you can practice together and you can share a room if desired. Double rooms have good privacy since each room has two comfortable single beds for greatest flexibility. All baths are extremely clean and modern with showers. Each floor of the lodge has separate modern bathrooms and showers for men and women.
Enjoy world-class yoga retreat facilities, one of the most beautiful settings in Switzerland (and on the earth) chef-prepared vegetarian meals, and a healthy and relaxing program. You’ll never forget this experience. This will sell-out.
Participants all lend a hand to help with daily tasks to keep the retreat center and gardens tidy; approximately 60 minutes per day.
Arrive: Monday May 19, 2014, after 4:00 PM, first group activity is dinner 6:30 pm.
Depart: Sunday May 25, 2014, after lunch
Daily schedule (example, subject to change):
7:15 meditation (zazen)
8:45-9:30 community work garden/kitchen/etc.
10:00 yoga class
…personal free time (read, journal, hike, nap, etc.,)
16:00 gentle yoga & Thai massage practice
20.00-21.00 meditation/overtone chant/Thai massage
Part of the fun is the journey! You can expect a very pleasant and beautiful journey to the yoga retreat.
and enter your departure location (for example Zurich Airport).
Enter destination: Vitznau, AND enter via: Lucerne.
Select a route with a ship for a wonderful experience.
When you exit the ship at Vitznau go the the ticket window for the historic Rigi Bahn. Let them know that you are a guest at our yoga retreat at Felsentor, and you will automatically receive a 50% discount on the Rigi Bahn. As you board the Rigi Bahn tell the conductor that you wish to get out at Romiti/Felsentor (about 15-20 minutes). You will ascend the mountain, a trip you will likely never forget. The views are astonishing (see photo below). The retreat is a 10 minute hike along an alpine trail away from all motor sounds. No cars, no trains, only the sounds of nature.
Plan to arrive at Felsentor between 3pm and 6pm.
Rigi-Bahn, final part of your journey to the yoga retreat of a lifetime at Felsentor.
More about the Rigi-Bahn: www.RIGI.ch -or- +41 (0)41 399 87 42. See you there!