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Beaches, Wines & Cherries Retreat – Early Summer 2023.

About Beaches, Wines & Cherries Retreat in Evia

Join us for an extraordinarily fun and inspiring Beaches, Wines & Cherries Retreat in the less explored island of Evia.

Adventure, fun, relaxation, local cultural experience. We got you covered.

Get prepared to recharge your mental batteries as well as recreate yourself in an untouched location far away from the crowds.

You are about to immerse yourself in a thoughtfully initiated retreat that has been designed to allow you to:

  • Experience the Greek countryside and nature in the center of Europe’s most ancient civilization on the island of Evia.
  • Enjoy revitalising yoga, reiki, mediation & other physical exercise sessions overlooking some stunning views of the Evoikos Bay.
  • Taste locally grown wines and old local varieties.
  • Familiarize yourself with the island of Evia and go explore some off-the-beaten track stunning beaches.
  • Get involved in connecting and learning about local culture & way of living on a deeper level through cherries harvest and the following panigiri (= a centuries old traditional glorious feast organized during the summer months mainly in the villages)
  • Take some Mediterranean cooking classes from local ladies and professional chefs and master the art of Greek cuisine.
  • Go scuba diving and see the phenomenal Greek beaches from a whole different perspective.
  • You guessed it right! There is no wine retreat without an epic closing party!

Type: Recreate/ Explore/ Relax/ Learn

Suitability: Singles, Couples, Groups

Location: Evia

Duration: Early Summer 2023 (6 nights/ 7 days)

Sights & Activities: Wineries & vineyards in Central Evia including guided tours and wine tasting, mediterranean cooking classes, daily yoga or other physical exercise sessions, daily trips to remote beaches, cherries harvest and following panigiri (local feast with music and food), scuba diving, epic closing party with free drinks

Cost: 1.750 EUR per person for single occupancy rooms/ 1.500 EUR per person for double occupancy rooms – Early Bird pricing (for reservations until 28th of February)

2.200 EUR per person for single occupancy rooms/ 2.000 EUR per person for double occupancy rooms

Deposit: 400 EUR*

Local guides: English speaking local guides and certified instructors are included in all activities with no extra charge

Please read carefully our cancellation policy down below before booking.

*: Cancellation Policy: Deposit amount is non-refundable. However, life is full of surprises & we totally understand. A booking cancellation will only be effective when we receive written confirmation of the cancellation and have responded having acknowledged the cancellation. That said, if written cancellation is received 15 days (the latest) prior to your arrival, your deposit will be refunded by 50% less 30 EUR administrative fee unless you want to transfer your participation in another retreat for another date within a year of your original booking (upon availability).

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About our space

Eco Filion Hotel

Offering a spacious summer terrace, a patio and a cocktail bar, Filion Eco Hotel & Suites in South Evia is 15 minutes’ drive from the Port of Nea Styra. It has air-conditioned rooms and airport shuttles, 24-hour front desk assistance and concierge service. You will also find massage and a jacuzzi.

It is situated in the narrowest part of Evia between the Evoikos Bay and the Aegean Sea. This newly built bioclimatic hotel offers you tranquility and privacy with undisturbed views from every point of the Evoikos bay and the eastern coasts of Attica.

The main feature of all apartments is the unprecedented accommodation experience and spectacular sea views! Through the correct temperature, humidity and ventilation created by the bioclimatic construction, combined with an ultimate sleeping experience on handmade mattresses of natural raw materials and a menu of pillows, Filion Eco Hotel offers the luxury you deserve for your vacations.

The Filion Eco Hotel & Suites is surrounded by unique natural beauty. It is in a very short distance from some amazing beaches located both at Evoikos Bay as well as the Aegean Sea and between the two mountains of Evia, Dyrfis and Ochi.

A breath away from the Dragon Houses, the ancient acropolis of Styra with the Armenian Gate and the quarries of the Roman period, it also has easy access to the wetlands of the lake of Dystos, the gorges of DimosariAgios Dimitrios (Ochi) and Manikia (Dyrfis).

What’s included in the Beaches, Wines & Cherries Retreat

6 nights accommodation in a bioclimatic hotel overlooking the bay of Evoikos in the middle of Evia island

Full board home cooked meals & nutritious snacks daily

Daily yoga and other physical exercise sessions with certified instructors

1 Mediterranean cooking class with professional chefs

A full day visit in 2 local wineries and vineyards (including wine tasting and BBQ)

A full day in the cherries festival in Metoxi including harvest and panigiri (Central Evia)

Daily trips to the local beaches

One scuba diving course (depending on weather conditions and your physical skills)

A closing party with DJ & free drinks

All tours, visits and activities include english speaking tour guides and certified instructors

Transfers to/ from the Athens International Airport and all local rides to the wineries, mountain hiking, daily trips etc.

What’s not included

Flight tickets to/ from Athens (We strongly advise you to check for the best airfares (flight tickets search engine) – The airport to fly into is: Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos (ATH).

Alcohol drinks and beverages (except the closing party)

Optional day activities and trips (Athens city center day trip, rock climbing, mountain biking, etc)

Travel insurance

Whatever is not mentioned clearly in the retreat program

Pricing for the Beaches, Wines & Cherries Retreat (Early Summer 2023)

1.750 EUR per person for single occupancy rooms/ 1.500 EUR per person for double occupancy rooms Early Bird pricing (for reservations until 28th of February, 2023)

2.200 EUR per person for single occupancy rooms/ 2.000 EUR per person for double occupancy rooms

A non-refundable deposit of 400 EUR paid online, is required to secure your space and confirm your reservation.