Escape to Mani – Greece Retreat
October 7-14, 2023
“It takes a lifetime to discover Greece, but it only takes an instant to fall in love with her.”
Why is this adventure like no other?
This 6 night/ 7 day adventure immerses us in the Peloponnese region of Greece known as Mani. Here in this unique and rarely visited part of the mainland, we indulge in the freshest, mouth-watering Maniot cuisine and some of the finest wines produced in Greece. Explore local villages, sea caves, and ancient castles and sunbathe, kayak or SUP in crystal clear waters. Wander the verdant groves and harvest the fruit that makes notoriously delicious olive oil. Immerse yourself in the local culture and heritage with our outdoor cooking experience and wine tasting. Hike the southernmost point in Greece and bring your body and mind into balance with our Yoga & Pilates practices.
The Destination: Peloponnese Region of Greece
This adventure takes place in the Peloponnese region of Greece where spectacular green and rocky landscapes, wild coasts, azure waters, stone-sculpted villages, and ancient castles are surrounded by endless olive groves. This secluded area, known and treasured by locals, is often overlooked by visitors. Enjoy breath-taking views where the fertile, sun kissed slopes create some of Greece’s best wines and olive oil. Indulge in delicious, local Maniot cuisine, famous in Greece for its unique, fresh, high quality ingredients. Inviting trails, exotic coves, mysterious caves and ancient castles, create the perfect base for hiking, kayaking, SUP-ing, and more. Unplug from your everyday and getaway to this secret gem.
7 nights accommodations at 4 star boutique hotels of Kardimili & Lemeni
Airport transfers to & from the Athens airport
Trip transfers for all scheduled activities & excursions
All Breakfasts + 2 Lunches + 5 Dinners
Outdoor Maniot Cuisine Cooking Experience
Olive Grove Tour & Harvesting Experience
Local Wine Tasting
Diros Cave Excursion
SUP & Kayak Excursions
Beach Time at Oitylo Bay
Cape Matalan Hike (southmost point of mainland Greece)
Exploration of Local Villages of Kardamili, Lemeni, Aerosol & Gerolymenas
Yoga & Pilates practices by the sea and amongst the olive groves
Per Person Rates
Single Occupancy Rate $3999
Double Occupancy Rate $3199
Register and receive $200 off when you register by 1/7/23!
Getting to Kardamili
We will meet at the Athens Airport by 12 pm on October 7, 2023 and travel by private bus to Kardamili Village.
Most flights arriving to Greece from the United States will be red-eyes.
Please plan to depart the evening prior to the start of the retreat or beforehand.
Also book your flight to arrive prior to 12 pm.
We recommend arriving a day early to get acclimated to the time change and to explore the city of Athens.
We will be arriving back to Athens on October 14th by 2:30 pm.
Please book a flight accordingly. Flights leaving after 4:30 pm would be best
or spend the night in Athens and book your flight for the following day.
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