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Northern Thailand Lantern Festival Holiday

November 14, 2018 - November 23, 2018

Yoga Retreat in Chiang Mai

Discover the best of Northern Thailand while Restoring a Wonder of Living

This unique yoga holiday fuses local charm, culture, food and yoga all culminating in an experience of a lifetime - witnessing Thailand's famous Loi Krathong lantern festival. From the culture-rich town of Chiang Mai dotted with glittering Buddhist temples, to sleepy mountain villages and even secluded jungle hideaways, you'll experience the best of northern Thailand while enjoying plenty of relaxation, good food and even better company. 

The Retreat Itinerary

Here's what you can look forward to...


2 Nights

Known as the “Rose of the North”, Chiang Mai is a welcoming small city bustling with a culture and history spanning more than 700 years. Here you’ll find yourself busy exploring old temples and lively markets, and enjoying world-class yoga and massage treatments. Your stay in Chiang Mai includes:

  • In-room foot massage
  • Experiencing the city’s popular nightlife
  • Discovering the local cuisine and cafe scene
  • Daily yoga in an urban, renovated rice barn
  • Accommodation in an exclusive 4-star boutique hotel


2 Nights

The area’s limestone peaks and vibrant local life make the Mountain Village both a lush nature retreat and enticing town with a distinctly Thai feel. Here you’ll enjoy:

  • Exclusive accommodation in a charming mini resort in private bamboo bungalows
  • Yoga overlooking the resort’s exotic garden
  • Discovering the village’s iconic cave and natural beauty
  • Taking a dip in natural hot springs and a waterfall
  • A silent, meditative walk to a mountain monastery
  • Dining at award-winning Thai and Western restaurants
  • Relaxing in a saltwater swimming pool


4 Nights

This picture-perfect mountain valley town will leave you enchanted by its temples, quiet backstreets, bustling afternoon market and vibrant arts community. Don’t let this sleepy town fool you though, there’s plenty of activities and indulgence to enjoy! Here you'll enjoy :

  • Guided yoga sessions
  • Exploring nightlife and live music scene
  • Day trip to caves and hill-tribe experience
  • A visit to a mountaintop temple and Buddha
  • Alms ceremony and sermon with monks
  • Coffee tasting - it's grown in the hills!
  • Accommodation in a luxury boutique hotel complete with saltwater pool and gourmet cuisine


1 Night

Return to Chiang Mai for one more magical evening celebrating the country's famous Loi Krathong lantern festival. Your evening includes:

  • A celebratory farewell meal aboard a riverside cruise
  • Lighting off your own lantern into the sky and making a wish
  • Experiencing Thailand's most beautiful festival in one of the best places in the country

Retreat Price

Early Bird Pricing

Must book by March 15, 2018

95,000 THB~$3,000USD for shared accommodation

Standard Pricing

Must book by August 13, 2018

110,000 THB~$3,500USD for shared accommodation

*All costs are in Thai baht (THB). A 25,000 THB non-refundable deposit is required to secure your spot. A second non-refundable deposit of 50,000 is due by June 13, 2018. Full payment of remaining balance is due by August 13, 2018.
*Note that the holiday does not include flights to or from your home country.
*For travel and trip cancellation insurance within Canada, contact Isabelle at First Rate Insurance: ibeaudoin@firstrateinsurance.com or visit  www.firstrateinsurance.com

What's included

  • Guided daily yoga
  • Boutique accommodation
  • Scheduled retreat activities and excursions as specified in the itinerary
  • All breakfasts
  • Organized group meals with non-alcoholic drinks (typically most meals are included)
  • Transportation during the retreat
  • Airport transfers on the first & last day of the retreat
  • Yoga mats/props to use throughout the retreat

What's not included

  • Flights to/from your home country and Chiang Mai
  • Travel insurance
  • Extra massages, spa visits and specialized treatments
  • Activities or excursion you choose at your leisure
  • Tips (at your discretion)
  • All alcoholic drinks