Awaken Within: A Costa Rican Yoga Retreat for Holistic Healing & Self-Discovery with Emily Conti

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Emily Conti
500 Hour RYS Yoga Instructor
Certified Spiritual Life Coach
Certified Theta Energy Healer
Bachelors of Exercise Science
NASM and ACSM Certified Personal Trainer

Throughout her career in the fitness and wellness industry Emily discovered that there were key pieces missing in every fitness concept on the market. Emily came to the realization several years ago that in order to become the healthiest version of yourself the mind, body and spirit must all be working in harmony with one another. Simply focusing on physical health isn’t the whole picture.

Manifest Your Fitness was born from a need to integrate the mental, physical, emotional and spiritual bodies into synchronicity with one another. Emily uses her background in physiology, dance, yoga and energy healing to help humans build a holistic life path and realign with their soul’s purpose.

Duration

5 days · 4 nights

Travel Date

Mar 14 - 18, 2025

Activity Level

Moderate

Group Size

10 - 12

Transportation

Group airport & activity transfers

Tour Price

USD 2,169
/ person
Flexible payment plans available
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Age range

21+

Travel interest

Yoga, energy healing, nature, personal growth

Costa Rica>Awaken Within: A Costa Rican Yoga Retreat for Holistic Healing & Self-Discovery with Emily Conti

Experience an immersive journey of self-discovery and wellness with our higher self yoga retreat in the lush heart of La Fortuna, Costa Rica. This experience offers a transformative fusion of dynamic Power Yoga, tranquil Yin Yoga, enlightening chakra classes, creative movement sessions, and energy healing experiences to help you remove energetic blocks and hone the connection to yourself.

Nestled in the serenity of the Finca Luna Nueva Lodge, participants will have the opportunity to connect with nature on an inspiring hike to the Rio Celeste Waterfall, dive into the healing world of herbal medicine, and participate in traditional ceremonies like a heart-opening cacao ritual. With a focus on energy clearing, participants will be guided to tap into their higher selves, fostering a profound transformation.

From the first day’s arrival to departure, this retreat promises a life-enhancing journey toward holistic wellness and a deeper understanding of oneself. Book now, and say yes to a higher perspective in paradise.

Cancellation policy

TourHero, the retreat host, and the tour operator reserve the right to cancel or reschedule this trip up until January 5, 2025. If the departure is cancelled out of your control, you will be alerted by January 5, 2025 and will receive a full refund.

In this case, TourHero is not responsible for your preparation expenses, such as airline tickets, extra accommodations, loss of work, or any other cost associated with preparing for your trip. We recommend booking travel insurance, along with refundable flights/accommodations in case of cancellation.

Refunds for deposits
We will hold your spot as soon as you put down your deposit. However, if you decide to cancel your trip, we will be unable to refund your deposit.

Refunds for fully-paid trips
You may change or cancel your trip up until January 5, 2025 for a refund, excluding the deposit amount. After that time, no refunds will be issued. To change or cancel your trip, please email travelers@tourhero.com.

Trip cancellation due to COVID-19
A full credit will be issued if the tour is canceled when there is full border closure due to COVID-19 travel restrictions. This credit can go towards booking a future TourHero tour. We suggest buying your own travel insurance for coverage of cancellations within 30 days of the tour commencing for reasons other than a full tour cancellation.

Your TourHero

Photo provided by Emily Conti

Emily Conti
500 Hour RYS Yoga Instructor
Certified Spiritual Life Coach
Certified Theta Energy Healer
Bachelors of Exercise Science
NASM and ACSM Certified Personal Trainer

Throughout her career in the fitness and wellness industry Emily discovered that there were key pieces missing in every fitness concept on the market. Emily came to the realization several years ago that in order to become the healthiest version of yourself the mind, body and spirit must all be working in harmony with one another. Simply focusing on physical health isn’t the whole picture.

Manifest Your Fitness was born from a need to integrate the mental, physical, emotional and spiritual bodies into synchronicity with one another. Emily uses her background in physiology, dance, yoga and energy healing to help humans build a holistic life path and realign with their soul’s purpose.

Duration

5 days · 4 nights

Travel Date

Mar 14 - 18, 2025

Activity Level

Moderate

Group Size

10 - 12

Transportation

Group airport & activity transfers

Costa Rica>Awaken Within: A Costa Rican Yoga Retreat for Holistic Healing & Self-Discovery with Emily Conti

Experience an immersive journey of self-discovery and wellness with our higher self yoga retreat in the lush heart of La Fortuna, Costa Rica. This experience offers a transformative fusion of dynamic Power Yoga, tranquil Yin Yoga, enlightening chakra classes, creative movement sessions, and energy healing experiences to help you remove energetic blocks and hone the connection to yourself.

Nestled in the serenity of the Finca Luna Nueva Lodge, participants will have the opportunity to connect with nature on an inspiring hike to the Rio Celeste Waterfall, dive into the healing world of herbal medicine, and participate in traditional ceremonies like a heart-opening cacao ritual. With a focus on energy clearing, participants will be guided to tap into their higher selves, fostering a profound transformation.

From the first day’s arrival to departure, this retreat promises a life-enhancing journey toward holistic wellness and a deeper understanding of oneself. Book now, and say yes to a higher perspective in paradise.

Timeline

Details

Day 1 · March 14, 2025

Welcome to paradise – get settled at the retreat and meet your group

Welcome to your transformative journey in the heart of Costa Rica’s rich and vibrant landscape. As your day begins, you'll arrive at the bustling Juan Santamaría International Airport, where you'll be greeted by the warm tropical air that hints at the adventures to come. Don't worry about the hassles of navigation – our retreat staff has organized a smooth group transfer from the airport to our peaceful sanctuary, the Finca Luna Nueva Lodge. This eco-friendly accommodation, nestled amidst lush greenery of La Fortuna, will be your home for the duration of the retreat.

Once you've settled into your serene surroundings, enjoy a bit of free time to relax, explore, or simply absorb the healing energy of the rainforest around you. As the sun begins to set and the chorus of cicadas begins to play, we'll gather together for our Opening Ceremony. Here, you'll have a chance to meet your fellow retreat participants, creating connections that might just last a lifetime. You'll be guided through a tranquil meditation session, allowing the stresses of everyday life to melt away. This will be followed by a gentle yoga session, with Emily guiding you through a sequence designed to awaken your senses and rekindle your connection with your inner self.

To conclude this enriching day, we'll join together for a welcome dinner. Savor the flavors of local Costa Rican cuisine prepared with fresh, organic produce from the surrounding area. As the stars begin to twinkle overhead, allow the peaceful atmosphere to wash over you, bringing your first day of this yoga retreat to a serene close. Here's to the beginning of an unforgettable journey of self-discovery and spiritual growth!

Day 2 · March 15, 2025

Align your energy centers and reconnect with nature – yoga, clearing, and herbal medicine

Immerse yourself in the tranquility of Costa Rica’s abundant nature as you embark on an enlightening day at our yoga retreat. Start your morning with Sunrise Power Yoga, using the invigorating energy of the breaking dawn to awaken your senses and body in a dynamic practice. Following this powerful start, replenish your body with a nourishing breakfast, crafted from local produce to provide you with the energy for the day ahead.

From here, delve into the world of chakras with our enlightening Chakra Class. Discover the inner workings of your energy centers and how they influence your holistic wellbeing. Post exploration, it's time to enjoy a healthy, vibrant lunch, providing another opportunity to sample the rich flavors of Costa Rica’s culinary tradition.

In the afternoon, gather together for an Energy Group Clearing and Healing session. This powerful experience promises to cleanse and heal your collective energies, creating a harmonious environment for personal growth. Afterward, enjoy some free time to relax, perhaps reflect on the day's insights, or explore the surrounding beauty.

As the afternoon wanes, you're invited to our Herbal Medicine Workshop. Learn about the healing power of local plants and how to incorporate them into your own wellness routines. As the golden glow of the sunset bathes the land, re-energize your body with another round of Power Yoga, utilizing the serene evening ambiance to ground and calm your mind.

Finally, as night falls, gather for a communal dinner, once again indulging in wholesome meals that capture the essence of Costa Rica. A day full of spiritual exploration, learning, and yoga practice will come to a close, setting you up perfectly for rest and rejuvenation in anticipation of another day of healing and growth.

Day 3 · March 16, 2025

Movement and nature heal the soul – yoga, waterfall hikes, and rest

Embrace the peace and tranquility of our yoga retreat in the heart of Costa Rica, as you begin your day gently with a Yin yoga session. This calming practice taps into your deep connective tissues and encourages greater flexibility and relaxation. Having stretched out the night's stiffness, satisfy your morning hunger with a hearty breakfast full of local flavors and wholesome ingredients.

Post-breakfast, lace up your hiking boots for an excursion to the breathtaking Rio Celeste Waterfall. Allow the beauty of nature to envelop you as you trek through lush landscapes, finally reaching the waterfall's majestic azure waters. Feel your soul resonating with the waterfall's rhythm, a potent reminder of the ever-constant flux and flow of life.

After the exhilarating hike and a refreshing swim, we'll return to our accommodation where you'll have free time to rest, reflect, or simply be. Let the experiences of the day sink in, nurturing your body with well-deserved rest or exploring the lodge at your own leisurely pace.

As the day gives way to dusk, we'll gather for a communal dinner, an opportunity to relish in the richness of Costa Rican cuisine while exchanging stories from the day. As the evening concludes, find comfort in the restful silence of the night, knowing you've spent a day well in the pursuit of mindfulness and tranquility.

Day 4 · March 17, 2025

One final day of growth and transformation – yoga, creativity, and sacred ceremonies

Begin your final full day of the retreat with a Sunrise Power Yoga session. Allow the first light of day to energize your body, fueling it with strength and serenity. Following this invigorating start, replenish your body and mind with a nourishing breakfast, crafted from fresh, local ingredients. With the day in full swing, it's time for Creative Movement, followed by a delightful lunch spread.

In the afternoon, prepare for a journey of the senses during a traditional cacao ceremony. Delve into the sacred history of cacao while experiencing its heart-opening effects in a guided meditation. The ceremony will leave you feeling joyous and connected, ready for some free time to rest, reflect, or explore your surroundings.

As evening approaches, we'll gather for our Closing Ceremony. It's a time to honor the journey you've experienced, the bonds you've made, and the inner growth you've cultivated. Once we've sealed our time together with gratitude, we'll convene for a final communal dinner, once again delighting in the vibrant flavors of Costa Rica. Soak it all in and savor every moment.

Day 5 · March 18, 2025

Fond farewells commence after morning yoga – start the journey home

The final day of our transformative journey has arrived, and we’ll kick it off with Sunrise Power Yoga. As you flow through your final yoga practice, reflect on your personal growth during this retreat, strengthening your resolve to carry these practices into your daily life. Following yoga, replenish your body with a hearty breakfast, the perfect fuel for the journey ahead. From here, you’ll check out and bid farewell to the tranquil sanctuary that has been your home for the duration of the retreat. Our retreat staff will facilitate a smooth group transfer back to Juan Santamaría International Airport, marking the end of our shared journey.

As you embark on your journey home, reflect on the friendships formed, the lessons learned, and the sense of peace and tranquility you've cultivated. Your physical journey may be ending, but your internal journey of mindfulness and self-discovery has only just begun. Safe travels and be well!

Accommodation

  • Finca Luna Nueva Lodge

    Finca Luna Nueva is located in the heart of the Costa Rican jungle, deemed a recreational paradise and a living classroom for all who visit. The lodge offers delicious ‘farm-to-table’ food, comfortable rooms/suites, and miles of hiking trails through rainforests, farmland, and herbal gardens. Enjoy the views of each from your chosen accommodation, all featuring private decks or wraparound porches. You’ll have everything you need for the perfect experience, including private bathrooms with hot water, linens and towels, and space to rest and relax. The property also features a pool, stunning yoga shala, spa, open-air lounge area, and delicious restaurant. Room type: Family Bungalow. Room configuration: Single beds. First guest to sign up will be upgraded to a king bed in the Family Bungalow, all the other guests will be accommodated in a single bed.

Included

  • 4 nights at Finca Luna Nueva Lodge
  • Double occupancy in accommodation
  • All meals
  • Group airport & activity transfers
  • 1 group arrival airport transfer
  • 1 group departure airport transfer
  • Cacao ceremony
  • Trip to Rio Celeste National Park
  • Herbal medicine tour
  • Daily yoga & wellness sessions with Emily

Not included

  • Flights
  • Personal expenses not stipulated
  • Optional add-ons
  • Gratuities

FAQ

What happens if I need to cancel my trip?

Please check the cancellation policy section on this itinerary page for specific details.

Will TourHero or the operator take care of my visa (if applicable)?

Travelers are responsible for researching visa requirements and obtaining a visa if needed. Please check government websites to ensure you have the necessary documents, along with passport requirements, before your departure date. This includes necessary transit visas, permits, and vaccinations required prior to travel and any required reciprocity fees for the destination. TourHero will provide a booking confirmation document after purchase, which may be needed to obtain a visa.

If your visa is denied for any reason, TourHero will issue a refund based on the cancellation policy. However, we are unable to provide a refund after the cancellation due date has passed.

Do I need a passport for this trip?

A full and valid passport is required for all persons traveling to any destination outside of one’s home country. Most international tours require a passport that's valid for at least six (6) months beyond the scheduled end of your itinerary. TourHero will not issue refunds based on passport issues such as renewals or lost passports.

What's included in the price?

Please check the inclusion and exclusion sections above. You'll find information about included meals, transfers, flights, and activities. If you have any questions or need support, please contact hello@tourhero.com.

Available add-on

Single room upgrade

Looking for more privacy? Upgrade to a single room in Casita Deluxe for the duration of the retreat.

Price: USD 545

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Finca Luna Nueva Lodge

Private yoga session with Emily

Price: USD 75

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Private yoga session

One-on-one Theta energy healing session with Emily

Price: USD 75

1 spot left

Theta energy healing session

Cancellation policy

TourHero, the retreat host, and the tour operator reserve the right to cancel or reschedule this trip up until January 5, 2025. If the departure is cancelled out of your control, you will be alerted by January 5, 2025 and will receive a full refund.

In this case, TourHero is not responsible for your preparation expenses, such as airline tickets, extra accommodations, loss of work, or any other cost associated with preparing for your trip. We recommend booking travel insurance, along with refundable flights/accommodations in case of cancellation.

Refunds for deposits
We will hold your spot as soon as you put down your deposit. However, if you decide to cancel your trip, we will be unable to refund your deposit.

Refunds for fully-paid trips
You may change or cancel your trip up until January 5, 2025 for a refund, excluding the deposit amount. After that time, no refunds will be issued. To change or cancel your trip, please email travelers@tourhero.com.

Trip cancellation due to COVID-19
A full credit will be issued if the tour is canceled when there is full border closure due to COVID-19 travel restrictions. This credit can go towards booking a future TourHero tour. We suggest buying your own travel insurance for coverage of cancellations within 30 days of the tour commencing for reasons other than a full tour cancellation.

USD 2,169
Per person