Welcome to The White House Lumbarda, where we invite you to escape the daily grind and immerse yourself in the practice of yoga in our beautiful surroundings on Korcula island.
Our small group yoga retreats are designed for yogis of all levels, whether you’re a beginner looking to try something new or an experienced practitioner looking to deepen your practice. And, if your other half isn’t a Yoga enthusiast they will find plenty of ideas to relax, and explore while you are immersed in your daily practice!
Our expert yoga instructor will guide you through each session paying particular attention to posture, alignment and flow.
Imagine starting your day with a sunrise yoga session on the communal terrace, with breathtaking views of the vineyards, Lumbarda village, and the Adriatic Sea!
Join us for a week of yoga, relaxation, and rejuvenation and take the time to focus on self-care, connecting with nature and community, and indulge in local culture and food.
Here are 7 inspirational reasons to join us
1. Scenic and serene surroundings
Korcula island is known for its natural beauty, with rolling vineyards, crystal-clear waters and lush forests. The peaceful and serene surroundings of the island provide the perfect backdrop for yoga practice, allowing you to fully relax and rejuvenate. At The White House Lubarda, the natural beauty of the lush mediterranean countryside can help to create a sense of calm and tranquility, making it easier to focus on your yoga practice and let go of any stress or tension you may be carrying.
2. Immersive experience
A yoga retreat on Korcula island allows you to fully immerse yourself in the practice of yoga, with daily yoga workshops focusing on alignment, breathwork and mindfulness, as well as the opportunity to explore the island’s natural beauty through local hikes, bike rides, swimming and snorkeling. The deep breathing and relaxation techniques used in yoga can help to calm the nervous system and promote feelings of peace and well-being, and draw your attention away from the distractions of daily life.
3. Professional guidance
Our small group Yoga Retreats are led by an experienced and qualified yoga instructor offering the opportunity to deepen your practice and learn new techniques, in a supportive and nurturing environment. The instructor will provide guidance, modifications, and adjustments to help you get the most out of your practice, whether you are a beginner or an experienced yogi.
4. Relaxation and rejuvenation
A yoga retreat is a great opportunity to take a break from your daily routine and focus on relaxation and rejuvenation, through yoga practice, sunshine, and the natural beauty of the island. Our retreats offer a chance to slow down, and take the time to focus on self-care, which is essential to restore balance and well-being.
5. Connection with nature
Yoga and nature are intrinsically linked, and practicing yoga on the island of Korcula helps you connect more deeply with nature, while aiding your body de-stress. The natural beauty of the island and the structure of the Yoga Sessions provides many opportunities for free time allowing you to fully explore areas of natural outstanding beauty found on the Korcula coast, archipelago, and inland; allowing you to connect fully with the natural environment.
6. Connection with community
These small group yoga retreats offer a great way to connect with like-minded people who share your interest in yoga, and can provide a sense of community and support. The retreats provide an opportunity to connect with other yoga enthusiasts, which can be a great way to make new friends and form new connections, and we love seeing group pictures of past groups that have caught up back home having met on one of our retreats!
7. Indulging in local culture and food
Korcula offers a rich cultural heritage, delicious local food and wine, which further enhances your yoga retreat experience. On our doorstep are several local wineries all offering their own version of ‘Grk’; the infamous Lumbarda white wine; whilst inland you can try the local ‘makaruni’ and even have a turn shaping the pasta! We are only a short drive away from the Korcula UNESCO heritage centre; the old town known as ‘little Dubrovnik’ which is perfect for exploring and a visit to the local sword dance provides an exhillerating end to the day!
Find out more about what is on offer on our yoga retreat here
Don’t miss this opportunity to escape the daily routine and immerse yourself in the practice of yoga in a beautiful and serene setting, book your spot today!