Hiking and Yoga in Sayulita: Women’s Retreat with Diane Hicks

Your TourHero

Your TourHero
TOURHERO
BIO
Hello, my name is Diane Hicks! I am a yoga and mindful meditation instructor as well as avid hiker. I have been living in the cutest colorful sunny surf town of Sayulita Mexico for 3 years after deciding I needed a chance of scenery. I spend a lot of time in the lush jungles of Nayarit as well as learning new Mexican dishes, making jewelry paddleboarding and lots of time at the beach. I can’t wait to show you all of my favorite places!

Duration

5 days · 4 nights

Travel Date

Jan 12 – 16, 2023

Activity Level

Moderate

Group Size

10 – 14

Transportation

Van

Tour Price

USD 1,250
/ person

Your Fellow Explorers

Age range

21+

Travel interest

Relaxing, water activities, beaches, wellness, surfing, yoga

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Mexico>Hiking and Yoga in Sayulita: Women’s Retreat with Diane Hicks

Experience the sun-drenched coast of Mexico on this trip to Sayulita. Backed by the Sierra Madre Occidental and ringed by golden beaches, Sayulita is a small town known for its fun culture, sunny days, and great surf. What better place to relax and recenter yourself? This retreat will allow you to refresh your body through yoga sessions with like-minded women who want an escape from it all in a sub-tropical paradise. You’ll also hit the waves with a surfing lesson and cleanse your spirit by hiking along the beautiful coast. It’s the perfect Mexican getaway! Yoga sessions will be led by both the TourHero and her teaching partner, an eco-guide named Jair Frausto.

Cancellation policy

Refunds for deposits
If you cancel your trip after placing a deposit but before your card on file is charged for the full payment, you can request a full refund of your deposit up to 30 days before the tour departure.

Refunds for fully-paid trips
If you cancel your trip after making the full payment, you may change or cancel your trip up to 30 days before the tour departure for a refund.

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

Your TourHero
TOURHERO
BIO
Hello, my name is Diane Hicks! I am a yoga and mindful meditation instructor as well as avid hiker. I have been living in the cutest colorful sunny surf town of Sayulita Mexico for 3 years after deciding I needed a chance of scenery. I spend a lot of time in the lush jungles of Nayarit as well as learning new Mexican dishes, making jewelry paddleboarding and lots of time at the beach. I can’t wait to show you all of my favorite places!

Duration

5 days · 4 nights

Travel Date

Jan 12 – 16, 2023

Activity Level

Moderate

Group Size

10 – 14

Transportation

Van

Mexico>Hiking and Yoga in Sayulita: Women’s Retreat with Diane Hicks

Experience the sun-drenched coast of Mexico on this trip to Sayulita. Backed by the Sierra Madre Occidental and ringed by golden beaches, Sayulita is a small town known for its fun culture, sunny days, and great surf. What better place to relax and recenter yourself? This retreat will allow you to refresh your body through yoga sessions with like-minded women who want an escape from it all in a sub-tropical paradise. You’ll also hit the waves with a surfing lesson and cleanse your spirit by hiking along the beautiful coast. It’s the perfect Mexican getaway! Yoga sessions will be led by both the TourHero and her teaching partner, an eco-guide named Jair Frausto.

Timeline

  • Day 1 · Sayulita
  • Arrive in Mexico
  • Transfer to Sayulita
  • Check-in at Villas Sayulita (or similar according to availability)
  • Welcome circle
  • Dinner (not included in price)
  • Day 2 · Sayulita
  • Morning yoga session
  • Breakfast
  • Hike to Mal Paso Beach
  • Lunch
  • Free time to relax
  • Dinner (not included in price)
  • Evening yoga
  • Day 3 · Sayulita
  • Morning yoga session
  • Breakfast
  • Surf lesson
  • Lunch
  • Free time to relax
  • Dinner (not included in price)
  • Evening yoga
  • Day 4 · Sayulita
  • Morning yoga session
  • Breakfast
  • Hike to Monkey Mountain
  • Lunch
  • Free time to relax
  • Dinner (not included in price)
  • Evening yoga
  • Farewell campfire
  • Day 5 · Sayulita
  • Morning yoga session
  • Breakfast
  • Check out of accommodation
  • Transfer to airport
  • Journey ends

Details

Day 1

Arrive in Mexico and transfer to your coastal resort in sandy, sunny Sayulita

The sun is shining, a cool breeze is blowing, and the ocean waves are lapping at the shore. It’s a perfect day in Sayulita, Mexico, and you’re headed there to enjoy it! After your plane lands, your guides will pick you up from the airport and drive you straight to your hotel in Sayulita. Check in, get settled, and then head to a welcome circle where you’ll greet your fellow travelers and catch the vibe of the trip. The rest of the evening is then yours: grab some dinner in town, watch the sunset over the ocean, and settle into bed with the sweet smell of the salty air.

Day 2

Gain some appreciation for Sayulita's beauty with a hike

Sayulita boasts some truly amazing vistas, and you'll get the chance to see them up close today. After a refreshing morning yoga session and a curated breakfast, you’ll head out from the hotel on a guided hike. Enjoy some fresh air and coastal views before heading back to the hotel for some grub and downtime. You’ll complete the day with some dinner and a calming yoga session as evening vanishes into night.

Day 3

Surf’s up! Catch a wave during a surfing lesson down at the beach

Good morning! Greet the day with an early yoga session, load up with some breakfast, and get ready: today features a super fun experience. you’ll head to the beach for your very own group surfing lesson. Don’t stress if you’ve never stood on a surfboard before, as your guide will introduce you to all of the knowledge and techniques that you need to know. Before you know it, you’ll be gliding along the waves like a pro! And hey, at the very least, you’ll have some fun in the sun trying out a new activity. After some time bonding with your fellow surfers in the water, head back to the hotel for some grub, downtime, and another yoga session before bed.

Day 4

Do some yoga, go for a hike, and sit by the campfire on your last full day in Sayulita

Feeling refreshed after a fun day in the sun? Great! It's time to live it up on your last full day in Sayulita. Start the day with your morning routine of energizing yoga and breakfast before heading back out for another hike. Catch a ride to Higuera Blanca, a small town nearby, and hike up Monkey Mountain. Appreciate the beauty of Sayulita’s coastline and then go back to the hotel once you're legs are feeling tired. You’ll end the day with a farewell campfire that serves as a celebration of your unforgettable time in Mexico. Chat with your new friends about the adventures you’ve had, the ones you’re planning in the future, and how you feel to be leaving Sayulita. When no words are left and all that’s left of the fire is only a few glowing embers, retire to your room and sink into your bed for a restful night of sleep.

Day 5

Say goodbye to Sayulita and fly home

Although your trip has been a whirlwind of non-stop fun and self-discovery, it’s time to slow things down and head home. After breakfast, you’ll be picked up and driven to the airport to catch a flight. Depart from Mexico with new friends, new experiences, and countless memories!

Accommodation

  • Villas Sayulita (or similar according to availability)

    Located just a stone’s throw away from the beach, Villas Sayulita is the perfect jumping off point for any group that wants to thoroughly enjoy the natural beauty that Sayulita has to offer. It’s also only a short walk to the center of town, giving you the best of both worlds! The villas have a traditional charm to them while still offering all of the modern comforts you expect of an amazing hotel. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a pool, a verdant garden, a studio featuring classes on yoga and meditation, and a restaurant with delicious food. Room type: Shared occupancy.

Included

  • 4 nights in Villas Sayulita (or similar)
  • Shared occupancy in accommodation
  • All activities described in the itinerary
  • Access to yoga studios
  • Daily breakfast and lunch
  • Transportation between activities and accommodation
  • Airport transfers

Not included

  • Flights
  • All food not mentioned in inclusions
  • Optional add-ons
  • Travel insurance
  • Gratuities

Available add-on

Private room upgrade

Upgrade from shared accommodation to a private room. This is a great option for those who want more privacy at the retreat.

Price: USD 300

2 spots left

Add-on: Private room upgrade

Cancellation policy

Refunds for deposits
If you cancel your trip after placing a deposit but before your card on file is charged for the full payment, you can request a full refund of your deposit up to 30 days before the tour departure.

Refunds for fully-paid trips
If you cancel your trip after making the full payment, you may change or cancel your trip up to 30 days before the tour departure for a refund.

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 1,250
Per person