Vegan Wellness Retreat
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
September 10-16, 2012
Featuring celebrity vegan chef and educator, Jason Wyrick
spaces limited to 12 people
$3135 per person
Colibri Culinary Travel and Vegan Chef Jason Wyrick are offering a wellness retreat to San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, Travel + Leisure Magazine’s #4 pick for top ten world destinations. For seven days and six nights, vegan travelers will enjoy farm-to-table, organic cuisine and classes from Jason Wyrick, vegan chef, educator and author of The Vegan Culinary Experience, the world’s only vegan culinary magazine. He has been featured by the NY Times, PCRM’s Food for Life program, Dr. John McDougall, VegCooking, and Farm Sanctuary and was the first vegan instructor to teach in the Le Cordon Bleu program. His clients include Google, PETA, Farm Sanctuary, the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation and more. Talented resident Chef Alicia Rivero joins chef Jason in a culinary cultural exchange vegan guests are sure to enjoy.
Retreat includes: all meals, lodging, airport transfers, gratuities, tequila tasting, entrance fees, Colibri’s own self guided tour handbook, town and farm tours, musical performance, tequila tastings, Mexican Independence Day celebrations, yoga and meditation classes and restorative sessions with healing practitioners.
Lifepath is a beautiful 300-year-old Spanish hacienda that has been transformed into a learning and healing retreat center. It provides private rooms, meditation and learning spaces and spacious dining areas under one roof. It offers free wireless Internet and free local and US telephone service. And, centrally located in San Miguel’s historic center, it is only a three minute walk to the main garden square of San Miguel, home of the famous pink cathedral, the Paroquia. Read more about it here.
Immediate deposit of 50% confirmed upon clearance of payment secures space. 100% balance due August 10.
100% by July 15
50% August 10
25% by September 1
After September 1 none
Travel Insurance: Colibri strongly recommends www.insuremytrip.com at your own cost.
Group Activity Highlights:
- Guided walking tour of historic downtown
- Organic farm tour
- 1 cooking class with Chef Alicia, 3 with Chef Jason
- Excursion to the Sistine Chapel of the Americas, Sanctuary of Atotonilco, where people all over Mexico make a pilgrimage.
- Visit to La Gruta hot springs.
- Trail ride through the countryside
- Yoga and Meditation
- Private session with spa or healing practitioner of your choice
- Temazcal healing ceremony in the Botanical Gardens
- Musical performance by world famous flamenco guitarist Billy “Blanco” White.
- Tequila tasting
Colibri’s self guided tours (instructions, maps included)
- Markets: organic produce, artisan/crafts, etc
- Art galleries
- Mariachi and salsa music performance
- Independence Day parades, dancing, fireworks.
- Town walking tour
- House tour
Trip Does not include:
Round trip airfare to Mexico, personal alcohol, personal expenses (prescriptions, toiletries, etc.) and activities/cabs/tips outside of Colibri agenda (e.g. spa services, excursions classes).