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.”

-Henry Miller

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.

What’s Included?

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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