YOGA SAFARI: THE SILENT, PEACEFUL AND REFRESHING EXPERIENCE IN AFRICA
With this “new normal” from the ongoing pandemic of Covid-19, we can all agree that there couldn’t be a perfect time to escape -travel! And while at it, restore our mental health, interact with nature as well as expend all the energy that has been stored up during these past months of lockdown.
So, for your next travel plan with us, grab your yoga equipment, pack your bags and embark on a yoga safari; the silent, peaceful and refreshing experience in Africa
Birthed in India, yoga has been practiced for a long time and there is no denying its all-round amazing benefits on the mind, body, and spirit. Yoga safari offers travelers the potential to make the world a better place by bringing economic benefits to the destinations hence improve livelihoods of people, preserve nature, wildlife as well as benefit from individual self-awareness.
Some of our trusted partner properties have incorporated this practice among the activities offered and the increasing growth of clients that have ventured in it affirms that yoga is trending in tourism.
Imagine a platform raised in beautiful location decorated vibrant African textures, surrounded with spectacular views amidst nature’s tranquility, with the call of birds cheering for you…it is here that you practice in the glory of the tropical light!
After awakening your senses in a morning or afternoon session, treat yourself to a relaxing beverage as experienced chefs prepare dishes catering to your individual diet and health needs, enjoy the hospitality while staying at some of the most exclusive and exotic properties that reflect the style of the places you like and offer employment opportunities to the local.
The outdoor yoga facilities have been strategically established to invoke serenity for you to meditate, relax and follow your experienced yoga instructor through the journey of seeking for spirituality, enhancing physical and mental wellbeing.
It is not only yoga, there are so many activities for you, your family and friends to choose from; Gorilla trekking, sight-seeing, horse riding, safari game drives, hiking, rafting, community visits. Or combine yoga tourism with other trips to explore more of our East and Southern Africa destinations. Below is a list of host properties located in our bespoke premier safari circuits that we enlist in your yoga safari package in the following destinations:
Camp Moremi with in the reknown Moremi Game Reserve, Camp Okavango in the Okavango Delta, Linyanti Bush Camp, Sable Alley located on the banks of a lily-covered lagoon, Sanctuary Chobe Chilwero Retreat in the heart of the bush on the edge of Chobe National Park
The Emakoko Lodge located in Nairobi National Park, Sanctuary Olonana Luxury Lodge, The Cottars 1920 Camp located in Maasai National Reserve, Sanctuary Tambarare located in Ole Pejeta Conservancy, Loldia House, Mugie House Sirai House , Segera Retreats , Loisaba Star Beds located in Laikipia Conservancy, Ol Donyo Lodge and Campi Ya Kanzi located in Chyulu Hills, Borana Lodge, Saasab Lodge located close to Buffalo and Samburu National Reserve, Sirai Beach House, Alfajiri Villas Diamond located in Diani Beach South coast of Kenya and Diamond Dreams of Africa located in Malindi, Kenya
The Bishops House located in Musanze town, Gorilla’s Nest lodge in the heart of Rwanda, Kataza House located at the footer of Volcanoes National Park, Nyungwe house on the edge of iconic Nyungwe National Park, Ruzizi Tented Lodge located on the shores of Lake Ihema in Akagera National Park, Sabyinyo Silverback Lodge, Singita Kwitonda Lodge and Virunga Lodge located at the footer of Volcanoes National Park.
and beyond Ngala Safari Lodge in Kruger National Park, Bakubung Bush Lodge located in the Pilanesberg National Park, the Capital Hotels and Apartments, The Commodore located on a lagoon near Capetown, Knysna Hollow County Estate, Lagoon Beach Hotel,Michealangelo hotel in the heart of Sandton.
Arusha Coffee Lodge by Elewana located on the foothills of Mount Meru, Gran Melia Arusha Hotel, Onsea House, River trees Country inn looks out toward Mount Kilimajaro, and Arusha Serena Hotel, Elewana Tarangire Treetops , Sanctuary Swala Camp located in Tarangire National Park, The Manor Ngorongoro,Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge, The Highlands, Ngorongoro, Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti ,Park Hyatt Zanzibar, Konono Beach Resort Zanzibar, Zanzibar White Sand luxury Villas & Spa, Breezes Beach Club & Spa Zanzibar.
Apoka lodge in Kidepo Valley National Park, Birdnest Resort located near Lake Bunyonyi, Chobe Safari Lodge located above the bank of River Nile in Murchison Falls National Park, Ishasha Wildernes Camp set next to Ntungwe river, Kyambura Gorge Lodge in Queen Elizabeth National Park, Mount Gahinga Lodge, No. 5 Boutique Hotel near Entebbe International Airport, Sanctuary Retreats Gorilla Forest Camp Bwindi Lodge, Mahogany Springs Lodge all located in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Semliki Safari Lodge located in Semuliki National Park and Mihingo Lodge located in Lake Mburo National Park.
Royal Chundu’s Island lodge with views of the Zambezi river, Khayelitshe House in the heart of Matobo Hills, Mpala Jena Camp located within a private concession with in Zambezi National Park, Sanctuary Sussi & Chuma in the Mosi-Oa-Tunya National Park, Somalisa Camp situated somewhere with beautiful views of the Hwange National Park, The Victoria Falls Hotel easily accessible to the Victoria Falls.
All your host properties offer unique wildlife and scenery experiences that will keep you transfixed in nature’s domain. Evening cultural dance experiences and night walks can be added to your itinerary.
For foodies, your host properties will serve a wide range of cuisines. Weather permitting, you will join the chef to make bush meals. You will also walk with your chef to the garden and hand pick vegetables of choice.
With no age limit, amateurs and advanced yoga travelers are all welcome. Our certified yoga instructor will arrange for sessions customized to suit your level of experience!!