Upcoming Group Events

Aaron Shambhalla & Alejandro Lozano – Hike & Yoga Atitlan

When:
June 1, 2018 – June 4, 2018 all-day
2018-06-01T00:00:00-04:00
2018-06-05T00:00:00-04:00

hike yoga lake atitlanIn Lake Atitlan the world stops. It is a microcosm that in the heart of Guatemala stars in one of the best trips you could dream of. Because around the lake the Mayan culture lives in twelve towns that emerge from its shores and three perfect volcanoes.

Duration : 4 days, 3 nights
Start point: Guatemala City

Level : Medium

HIKE
Our goal is to climb up to 3,020 meters above sea level San Pedro. The promise of stunning views over the great Lake Atitlan and a trekking of medium difficulty.

YOGA
Four days of yoga, meditation and relaxation in a wonderful place. It will be a journey of exploration, moving from inner stillness to creative expression, familiarizing us with the rites of a unique culture. We will use millennial yoga techniques, including mantras, mudras, and kriyas, in this way you will have the opportunity to free your body, open your heart and uncover your own creativity and alignment.

Yoga teachers: Aaron Shambhalla & Alejandro Lozano 

Friday
Flight Volaris: 9:00 am arrives in Guatemala at 11:00

11:00 AM- Transfer to Atitlan from the airport.
2:30 PM- Arrival at Atitlan and transfer by private boat to the hotel.
3:00 PM – Arrival at the hotel and lunch.
6:00 PM- Introduction
6:30 PM- Yoga Practice
8:00 PM- Meditation
8:30 PM – Dinner and Gear Check

Saturday 
Hike mid-level. 
3 hours of sharp rise and 2 hours of descent.   

7:00 am – Departure Time of the Villa Sumaya hotel
8:00 am – Arrival time to the park.
8:20 am – Start time of the walk.
The ascent took approx. 3-4hrs is estimated to arrive at the crater at 12:00 pm. Once they have arrived, they will have time to rest, enjoy their respective lunch, take pictures.
13: 00hrs – Begin to descend for a period of 2.5hrs. until you reach the park. Once they have returned, they will continue to the hotel, by land and lake transportation.
16:00 hrs. – Arrival time at the hotel approximately.

They can book massages
6:00 PM- Autogenic Relaxation (Rest)
8:00 PM Dinner

Sunday
7:30 – Yoga and Meditation Practice
SHOWER
10:00 AM -Breakfast
12: 00- Study
REST
3:00 – COMING
5:00 Meditation Mandala
6:00 pm Restorative Practice and Meditation
SHOWER
8: 30- Dinner

Monday 
Return flight: Interjet 4:00 pm

7:00 – Practice
9:00 Breakfast
10:00 Transfer by boat
10:30: Transfer to Guatemala Airport
1:30: Arrival on the flight

WHAT TO BRING?

For the Hike:
Jacket fleece
Waterproof jacket with goretex membrane
(otherwise a poncho and windbreaker jacket)
Half-mountain or tennis shoes for trekking
Lamp
1 bottles of water to fill (Nalgine or canteen) after the walk.
SNACKS- bars, nuts, cookies. We will give you extra lunch and snacks.
Trekking or Lycra pants or Bermuda shorts (denim not)
Sunblock
Cap for the cold
Sun cap Dark
glasses

For Yoga:
Outfit for running
Tennis
Socks
Swimwear
3 outfits for yoga
Clothing changes
Mat dinners (we have them in the hotel if you do not want to bring yours)
Normal clothes for the airport on Sunday.

Registration:

www.chancetochallenge.com


hike yoga atitlan

15% of the donations go to the Cloud Forest Conservation Initiative project. Located in the department of Quiché in Guatemala, Cerro Amay is a paradise of virgin forest, waterfalls, caves and wildlife. Conservation Imaging Inc., through the Cloud Forest Conservation Initiative (CFCI) works for the protection and conservation of the largest expanse of virgin and unprotected cloud forest in Central America. Our work focuses on four pillars:

1. Sustainable community development

2. Eco-cultural tours

3. Biological research

4. Acquisition of land for environmental conservation

The donations will go directly to the conservation of the Cerro Amay Cloud Forest in Guatemala.

http://www.forestprimeval.org