Immerse Yourself in Bali

Balinese people, their unique culture and luxuriant nature has granted Bali the world’s most beautiful island by many travel magazine and organization. Bali has a magical aspect that is to be found nowhere else and Wayan would love to share with you the love for his island with you. Besides doing daily yoga, meditation, chanting and rituals, you will enjoy blissful spa treatments, discover the countryside of Ubud by walking the rice fields and by biking the back roads. You will also cook a Balinese meal in a traditional Balinese home and create a batik piece of art to take home and as an option, you may wish to visit a healer.

Your Retreat Leader

Wayan Partawan
Wayan is a lover of yoga, dance and Kirtan. He originally joined ONEWORLD Retreats as yoga teacher assistant but was soon given the opportunity complete his yoga teacher training with Yoga Arts (a Yoga Alliance Accredited teacher training) in 2010. Since then, he is leading his own retreats and co-leading with other teachers.
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Interview with Wayan

Q: Can you tell us more about yoga, kirtan and chanting and how is it linked with the Balinese culture?

A: Yoga is a practical aid, not a religion. Yoga is an ancient art based on a harmonizing system of development for the body, mind and spirit. The continued practice of yoga will lead you to a sense of peace and wellbeing and also a feeling of being at one with the environment... Continue reading

All Inclusive Retreat

  • Transportation from/to airport/South Bali
  • 6 days/5 nights of comfortable accommodation
  • Well prepared meals
  • 5 morning and 4 evening yoga and meditation classes
  • Agnihotra purifying ritual
  • Balinese cooking class
  • Balinese offering rituals
  • Ricefield walk
  • Purification ritual at Tirta Empul temple
  • Bicycle ride
  • Ayurveda Chakra Dhara massage (2,5 hours)
  • Relaxing Massage or Facial Treatment
  • Batik class
  • Optional (not inclusive) visit to a healer
  • Government tax and services

Retreat Price

Room type IDR USD AUD EUR GBP
Single 24,000,000 ± 1,846 ± 2,400 ± 1,714 ± 1,455
Twin 22,000,000 ± 1,692 ± 2,200 ± 1,571 ± 1,333

Foreign currency prices are estimations only, not fixed and depend on the currency rate fluctuations.

Special Offers


Book 90 days prior to the retreat and... enjoy a complimentary crown massage

Get more out of your early arrival by enjoying a meal at bridges, one of Ubud’s best fine dining restaurants on Saturday night or Sunday lunch and get into your yoga practice on Sunday morning. Our Early Arrival package is inclusive of...

  • three course dinner or lunch at bridges restaurant
  • extra night at Kumara (Saturday)
  • morning yoga class
  • breakfast
Single Regular:
IDR 2,800,000 (± US$ 217)
Retreat guests only:
IDR 1,750,000 (± US$ 135)
Twin
(per person)
Regular:
IDR 1,950,000 (± US$ 151)
Retreat guests only:
IDR 1,250,000 (± US$ 97)

Prolong your stay with us and experience the fun and relaxed Wine Masterclass at bridges on Friday night. On Saturday morning, indulge in an extra spa treatment before heading to your next destination. Our Late Departure package includes...

Single Regular:
IDR 2,700,000 (± US$ 209)
Retreat guests only:
IDR 1,750,000 (± US$ 135)
Twin
(per person)
Regular:
IDR 2,300,000 (± US$ 178)
Retreat guests only:
IDR 1,250,000 (± US$ 97)

Enjoy being our retreat guest a little bit longer by booking an extra night prior or after your retreat at the special price below. The price is inclusive of breakfast, tax and service.

Single Regular:
IDR 1,900,000 (± US$ 147)
Retreat guests only:
IDR 1,250,000 (± US$ 97)
Twin
(per room)
Regular:
IDR 2,300,000 (± US$ 178)
Retreat guests only:
IDR 1,500,000 (± US$ 116)
You can use it for your tuition fee, at our spa or in our shop.

ONEWORLD retreats at Kumara

Resort

The fourteen bedroom holistic retreat is located 1.5 km from the heart of Ubud in Bali. Bordered by a small creek to the west, the eco-friendly retreat is surrounded by jungle and rice fields. The retreat centre offers two swimming pools, dining room, spa and 125 square meter yoga studio open to nature.

Each room is air-conditioned, has its own terrace, mini-bar and bathroom. Comfortable yet unpretentious. For our guests' ultimate serenity, we welcome guests of a minimum age of 14 years.

Yoga and Meditation

Ashtanga Yoga, combined with Hatha and Iyengar
The meditation and yoga sessions are a soft approach to what may become part of one's daily life. Through meditation and yoga, people from around the world and all levels of society have reached incredible results in balancing the body, mind and spirit therefore achieving more focus and in control over life's daily events.

Contemplative Meditation
During this session, you shall watch your thoughts, without any intention to either control or repress them. Just simply watch and being aware of each movement of the thought and see they move without you being moved by them.

Meals

All your meals are included and most are served at the retreat centre.

Our chefs are experienced and eager to offer you the freshest, most tasteful and healthy meals. From our "table d'hôte" you may choose to eat vegetarian or non vegetarian meals. Just like at a friend's place, there are no menus, yet we make sure to know what you like and dislike!

Meals are served either in the jungle dining room or in the privacy of your own balcony table.

Spa

Part of your journey is enjoying the luxury of our skilled therapists' hands.
Inclusive are a Relaxing Massage OR Facial treatment and Kumara's famous 2,5 hours Ayurveda Chakra Dhara Massage. Other treatments are available onsite; you may wish to view our spa menu.

Program Itinerary

Transfer to ONEWORLD retreats at Kumara.
From the airport or anywhere in South Bali.

Welcome drink upon arrival and tour around the retreat centre

Day 1

Yoga and meditation in Bali
17:00 Retreat orientation
Yoga and meditation
Balinese Offering Class
The ritual of presenting offerings to the Gods is an integral part of the daily life of every Balinese. This interesting class helps you understand the intricate work involved in the simplest offering and explains the meaning behind the ritual.
19:30 Dinner

Day 2

Agnihotra Purification Ritual 07:00 Yoga and meditation
09:00 Breakfast

Spa treatment or free time

13:00 Lunch

Spa treatment – or free time

17:30 Yoga, meditation
Agnihotra purification ritual
19:00 Dinner

Day 3

Balinese Cooking Class

Silent morning – from 07:00 to 15:30

07:00 Yoga and meditation class
09:00 Breakfast in the privacy of your room
10:00 Spa treatment or free time
13:00 Lunch - in the privacy of your room

15:30 Departure for your traditional Balinese cooking class

Dinner

Return to the retreat centre

Day 4

Wayan Gong 07:00 Yoga and meditation
09:00 Breakfast
10:00 Batik Class
12:30 Lunch

Spa treatment or free time

17:30 Yoga and meditation
19:00 Dinner

Day 5

holy ritual at Tirta Empul
05:30 Leave for morning yoga and purification ritual at Tirta Empul Temple

Yoga at Tirta Empul

10:00 Bicycle ride back to Ubud
12:30 Lunch
14:00 Spa treatment or free time
17:30 Evening meditation and restorative yoga
19:00 Farewell Dinner

Day 6

Making Balinese offering
07:00 Yoga and meditation
Closing ceremony

Brunch

Transfer to your next destination

End of journey

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Discover more of Bali - Prior or after your retreat

You may wish to combine several journeys and explore other parts of our island.
Discover more of Bali while you are here!

Retreat Leader

Wayan Partawan View bio

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6 days &
5 nights


Single: IDR 24,000K
Twin: IDR 22,000K


DATES

5 - 10 March 2017
16 - 21 April 2017
16 - 21 July 2017
3 - 8 September 2017
17 - 22 September 2017
26 November - 1 December 2017
17 - 22 December 2017
31 December 2017 - 5 January 2018

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Guest Testimonials

.....Yoga and meditation were new to me, but thanks to Wayan, they will now be part of my daily life. I've met wonderful people from all over the world. I've done activities, rituals; I could only have cleared of. I am grateful for what I've learned and seen here. This has to be in the top 3 trips of my life.

Brigitte, Canada

"Such a fantastic way to experience the true beauty and culture Bali has to offer. The whole teams at Kumara are warm and welcoming with their whole happy smiles..... Thank you ONEWORLD Retreats! I am one chilled, well rested happy girl! I loved this retreat and I would highly recommend it."

Tenille, Australia

I came back for the fourth time...need I say more??

Simone, Netherlands

The retreat was absolutely amazing! I couldn't recommend it more highly!

Lauren, Australia

What a great " balanced" retreat: inspiring yoga, beautiful Balinese culture and life, combined with the spa = magic. 1000x thanks to Wayan and the staffs!

Geerte, Netherlands

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On Our Calendar

With Rachel Roberts
A week of self-exploration on the Island of Gods. Discover Bali, dive deep into the ancient practice of yoga, widen your understanding of its healing benefits and be immersed in a way that will have lasting benefits.

With Iyan Yaspriyana and Wayan Partawan
If you enjoy walking and hiking, this retreat is a real treat for you. During the week, you will discover Bali on foot as we will take you on different walks every day. In addition to these exhilarating treks, you will enjoy daily yoga or meditation, spiritual rituals, spa treatments, healthy food and much more. Truly a wonderful way to get to know this beautiful island.

With Dr. Aparna, this retreat is designed for anyone wanting to discover Ayurvedic diet and Ayurvedic lifestyle. In a Balinese setting you will learn how to incorporate the goodness of Ayurveda into your daily life.

With Iyan Yaspriyana
This retreat is designed for anyone desiring to touch base with the self, practice daily meditation and soft yoga while enjoying a unique and relaxing Balinese vacation.

With Iyan Yaspriyana and Wayan Partawan
This 6 day/5 night retreat brings together two of the most inspiring yoga teachers; Iyan Yaspriyana and our in-house yoga teachers Wayan, a local Balinese.

With Martine Bounet, this week is about balance. On one hand, the yoga and meditation will bring you closer to the Self, on the other we do not forget to have fun and play also, to enjoy and indulge ourselves.

With Karina Chavez Galnares
This retreat is designed to bring your energy levels back up, to give time to recharge the batteries, to forget the busy daily routine for a while and connect with yourself in a more conscious way.

With Marleen Feremans-Van Laer & Wayan Partawan
This is a six-day Yin and Yang yoga retreat, offering a very nice balance. Combining the daily yoga sessions with a myriad of activities, ceremonies and rituals, enjoying delicious healthy food and blissful spa treatments, this retreat will leave you feeling balanced, energised and, of course, happy!

With Jan Green. This retreat is your time for rejuvenation, nurturing and reconnecting with your true self, for laughing and having fun with life!

With Iyan Yaspriyana, Wayan Partawan and Claude Chouinard
This retreat/workshop is designed to discover the hidden passions within, to draft a fresh road map and to learn how to reach our most valuable dreams.

With Gabriele McSween, join Gabriele in this retreat focusing on Yin yoga, calming and balancing the mind and the body. You will profit from increased mobility, better sleep and learn in a fabulous way to cope with anxiety and to reduce stress levels in your daily life.

With Tammie Day. The purpose of this retreat is to restore your sense of balance and equanimity. Leave the human race behind and cultivate a sense of inner, abiding peace and contentment.

With Jacqueline Shaw & Anita Foster
Combination of Forrest Yoga and Yin Yoga
Life is all about balance. Balance between dark and light, sun and moon, night and day and Yin and Yang. This retreat is for anyone looking to restore that balance in their life whilst enjoying a unique Balinese vacation.

With Vivienne O'Brien
Relax, rejuvenate and let your yoga practice break through the boundaries of city life.

With Martine Bounet
A unique Escape to Bordeaux held at a charming Château near the famous Saint-Émilion village. The program is an opportunity to de-stress and reconnect the mind to the spirit in a splendid environment - the beautiful region of Gironde and its vineyards at a time when grapes are being harvested. Practice yoga on and off the mat and experience the culinary art of the French and of course Bordeaux’s famous wines.

With Mark Ament
An ideal opportunity to rejuvenate physically, mentally and spiritually. You will eat 100% organic living food cleansing meals, do a herbal detox, practice yoga and Qigong and enjoy four healing spa treatments. A real gift to yourself.

Bali Journeys

Discover the roads of Bali less travelled and pamper you throughout your 3 days and 2 nights stay. Including transportation, accommodation and spa treatments.

Getting there and back is half the journey! A loop on the island of Bali that you will remember. Enjoy the serenity of the resort on the north coast for 3 days and 2 nights.

A 3 days and 2 nights journey to the land of plantations - clove, cacao, coffee, vanilla and more!


CONTACT US

ONEWORLD retreats
Bali, Indonesia
email: info@oneworldretreats.com

+62 361 289752

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