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Yoga, Food and Culture Retreat

OCTOBER 16 TO 21, 2024
Florence, Italy

Get ready to indulge in the allure of Italy on this yoga retreat experience for the senses

Imagine strolling through ancient piazzas en route to the local gelato shop. The sights, sounds and tastes of Florence, Italy will be at your fingertips.

This your exclusive invitation to step away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

And immerse yourself in the enchanting landscapes of Italy, where every moment is an invitation to disconnect and revitalize.

Join your hosts Richelle and Dee for a 5 night, 6 day retreat in magical Florence, Italy.

Picture yourself immersed in the authentic Italian lifestyle, surrounded by the captivating landscapes of Italy.

This retreat is for you if....

  • you've been craving time to disconnect
  • you want to travel and leave the organizing and small details to someone else
  • Italy has been on your bucket list
  • you're ready for an Italian adventure, but not
    quite ready for solo travel

No matter what your reason, we are here to support!

Don't miss out on this opportunity to embrace the essence of Italy – join us for a retreat that promises to be truly extraordinary!

WHEN: October 16 to 21, 2024
WHERE: private villa in Florence (Tuscany), Italy

This yoga and culture retreat is perfect for solo traveler, female solo travellers, midlife women, midlife woman and men who want to travel to Italy

"Richelle and Dee put a lot of effort into crafting a rich experience for all the retreat participants. In addition to daily yoga sessions, we got to learn about the history, culture, food and drink of this charming town. While I didn't know anyone going into the retreat, I ended up meeting some amazing women and forging what I hope will be lifelong friendships. Thank you Richelle and Dee for an unforgettable retreat." - Pooja S

Your retreat experience

Welcome to a retreat like no other, nestled in the heart of Florence, Italy, where the art of indulgence meets the essence of tranquility.

Immerse yourself in five nights (October 16-21) of pure bliss at our exquisite villa, a sanctuary of sophistication and serenity that sets the stage for an unforgettable experience.

  • Awaken your senses each day with a sumptuous brunch that tantalizes your taste buds and sets the tone for relaxation.
  • Savor two enchanting dinners at our stunning villa
  • Elevate your well-being with daily yoga practices.
  • Embark on a wine tour through the picturesque landscapes of Tuscany, where the rolling vineyards and historic cellars invite you to savor the rich flavors of Italy's renowned wines.
  • Join us on a curated shopping tour through the vibrant markets of Florence. Discover hidden gems, exquisite craftsmanship, and immerse yourself in the city's captivating culture.

This is more than a retreat; it's a symphony of culture and well-being curated just for you.

Join us in Florence, where every moment is an invitation to indulge, rejuvenate, and create memories that linger like the scent of Tuscan blooms. Your Italian escape awaits.

What's included

  • 5 days, 6 nights accommodation
  • daily brunch and two dinners on site
  • group excursion to local winery in the Tuscan countryside
  • group tour of Florence
  • plenty of personal time to explore, unwind and reconnect
  • unlimited water, tea and coffee
  • daily maid service
  • pre-retreat support for booking flights, reserving transfers, etc
  • group WhatsApp to connect with other retreat guests and receive support from facilitators

What's not included

  • flights and ground transportation
  • additional excursions 
  • alcoholic beverages
  • additional spa services or treatments
  • gratuities to retreat villa staff

Where you'll stay

Our playground for this retreat is a beautiful tuscan style villa located within walking distance of the lively neighborhood of Santo Spirito, famous Piazza della Signoria, center town, shops and restaurants.

 Suites can be booked as:

  • shared (2 people)
  • triple (3 people)
  • quad (4 people)
  • single (1 person) booking

Please note: we will have limited single suites available. Please ask about the triple/quad rate for group booking with friends. 

Where you'll stay...

Our playground for this retreat is a beautiful tuscan style villa located within walking distance of the lively neighborhood of Santo Spirito, famous Piazza della Signoria, center town, shops and restaurants.

 Suites can be booked as:

  • shared (2 people)
  • triple (3 people)
  • quad (4 people)
  • single (1 person)

Please note: we will have limited single suites available. Triple/quad suites are perfect for group booking with friends and family. We are not able to pair roommates in triple or quad bookings.

Retreat all inclusive suite rates and info

*Retreat suite rates are all-inclusive and quoted as per person. 
*Choice of room will be allocated as first-booked-first-reserved basis.
Please note, we have limited single bookings available.
To reserve your space on this retreat, we require a $600usd non-refundable deposit at time of registration. 

EARLY BIRDS ENDS: APRIL 1, 2024

Standard suite - Only 1 left

The cozy deluxe rooms have original frescos on the wall and ceilings. Modern en suite bathrooms complete with a “courtesy set” (bathrobes, slippers, soaps and toiletries).

Features:
Two single beds or one king size bed 
Kettle with tea and coffee selections
Satellite Smart Led 32” television
AC and heating systems

Shared early bird:  $2099usd pp
Single early bird:  $2499usd pp

standard shared: $2399usd pp
standard single:  $2699usd pp

Deluxe suite - SOLD OUT!

Spacious suites with original fresco decorations on the walls and ceiling and have modern en suite bathrooms complete with a “courtesy set”.

Features:
Two single beds or one king size bed 
Kettle with tea and coffee selections
Satellite Smart Led 40” television
AC and heating systems

Shared early bird:  $2399usd pp
Single early bird:  $2599usd pp

normal rate shared: $2699usd pp
normal rate single:  $2899usd pp

Junior suite - 2 left

Spacious suite with a bedroom, living room (or second bedroom) and en suite. Original frescos on the wall and ceilings. En suite bathrooms complete with a “courtesy set”.

Features:
Two single beds or one king size bed 
Triple or quad bookings: added single beds
Kettle with tea and coffee selections
Two satellite smart Led 40” television
AC and heating systems

Shared early bird:  $2599usd pp
Triple early bird:  $2499usd pp
Quad early bird:  $2399usd pp

standard shared: $2899usd pp
standard triple:  $2799usd pp
standard quad:  $2699usd pp

Frequently asked questions

Your retreat hosts

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Richelle Morgan

"Hi, I'm Richelle! I am the founder of Aligned Flow Yoga School, creator of The Aligned Elements Yoga Teacher Training programs, and co-founder/co-host of 'The Aligned Retreats". I am a yoga teacher, breathwork and sound healing facilitator, and rescue puppy foster mom. Travel is a passion of mine and one of my purposes in life is to hold space for those I meet along my journey. 
On our retreat experiences, my goal is for each of our guests to feel supported, inspired and empowered. I strive to create spaces where you will feel encouraged, accepted and seen. And that laughter will play a huge part in your experience. I can't wait for you to join us!"

Dee Ortalan

"Hi! I'm Dee! I am the co-founder and co-host of The Aligned Retreats. I facilitate yoga, breathwork and sound healing experiences and I am one of the teachers of The Aligned Elements yoga teacher training immersions.
My mission is to hold a safe space for you where you can slow down, quiet your mind, move your body, align, sweat, laugh, feel amazing and connect with likeminded people while experiencing new destinations, new cultures, new tastes..
I can’t wait to support you on your journey!"

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Italy retreat registration

Please fill out the retreat registration form.
Once we receive your form, we'll be in touch with regards to deposit and room choice.
Your space on the retreat will be confirmed with a non-refundable $600usd deposit.
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