Byblos Sur Mer
This 5-day yoga escape offers a potent blend of five hours daily yoga and meditation practice, Mediterranean eats and optional use of a nearby Ayurvedic spa. The retreat includes two daily group Hatha yoga classes, daily talks and meditation sessions, a gourmet vegetarian welcome dinner and meals and accommodation. Participants also have the option of partaking in a daily spiritual cinema. The centre is located 35 kilometres from Beirut in Byblos, an ancient port city dating back 7,000 years, and encompasses a boutique hotel that underwent full renovation in 2010. The resort boasts a swimming pool, gym and library and the retreat package includes airport transfers, a daily fruit basket, drinking water and herbal teas.