Join Hugh Byrne and Rebecca Hines for a mindfulness meditation retreat and cultural exchange in Cuba in January 2018. Take time from the busyness of life to open to your moment-to-moment experience and also explore the rich culture and beauty of Cuba in these times of change.
- The retreat is offered at the beautiful Mhai Yoga center on the beach, half an hour from Havana.
- Seven nights accommodation in double rooms with en-suite bathrooms.
- 3 organic, locally prepared vegetarian meals a day.
- Guided excursion to Old Havana.
- Limited to 22 participants.
This trip is administered by Cuba Candela, a travel services provider authorized by Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) to conduct people-to-people and other licensed tours. Cuba Candela is a true travel aficionado specializing in mindfully crafted journeys throughout the beautiful and enigmatic island of Cuba. Our retreat program consists of a full-time schedule of authorized activities which will promote meaningful interaction with the Cuban people and is fully compliant under U.S. law.
Cost for room, food, and all scheduled activities is $2,194. Cost includes handling of all legal requirements and travel certification.
Airfare separate (currently $350-500 round trip between Washington DC and Havana, Cuba) as well as transport to and from the Havana airport, typically $35 (equivalent) each way.
You also will need a Cuban visa which can be purchased in the Miami airport for $100 upon presentation of your passport.
Payment can be made in two installments of $1,097. Final payment is due December 1.
Registration is open – 6 spaces remain. Please complete the registration form at this link to start the process: http://survey.constantcontact.com/survey/a07eeg55i12j60rzk4g/start . Once received, you will receive instructions to make a deposit and information on travel logistics.
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Payment can be made in two installments of $1,097. Final payment is due December 1. If you cancel before December 1 and we can fill your space, you will receive a full refund minus a $50 transaction fee. If you cancel after December 1, and we can fill your space, you will receive a full refund minus a $200 transaction fee. No refunds will be provided after January 1.