It’s time to focus on wellness! Discover the benefits of yoga and practice in a unique environment. Blue Indigo Cottage Retreat Center offer a place dedicated to well-being body, mind, and spirit. Such yoga retreat comes with a distinctive lifestyle. For instance, they serve organic vegetarian meals, they have simple but beautiful cottages, they honor a structured daily routine and provide an environment conducive to reaching your goals. Learn how to implement the art of relaxing into your daily life and reduce stress!
You will be accommodated at Blue Indigo Cottage which is designed as a spiritual retreat center. The center comprises of comfortable wooden cottages, each with a size of 30 square meters, with a big ceiling fan to keep the atmosphere cool, a mosquito net, and a lovely attached bathroom. The cottages are in a quiet space with trees and flowers for a lovely atmosphere. There is also a same-gender shared dormitory.
Note: This is not a five-star Dubai type accommodation.
Your daily program will include different styles of yoga classes, pranayama, meditation, restorative sessions, and an insight into yogic philosophy.
A dedicated yoga practice involves respecting a set of ethical principles, which are called yamas and niyamas in the yogic tradition. They help to clear the mind and establish a solid foundation for your daily routine. It is strongly encouraged that you respect those principles as they will also create a balanced group energy during your retreat.
Blue Indigo Cottage Retreat Center is located 10 minutes away from Siem Reap’s riverside. Siem Reap is renowned for its magnificent temples. As the largest religious and spiritual monument known today, the area has a unique culture and vibration, with deep roots in Theravada Buddhism. You will experience that spiritual culture while practicing at the center or in the countryside, under the shade of centenary trees and archaeological wonders.
During your stay, you will be offered daily breakfast and lunch. Meals are served in a shaded garden, simple and friendly, and consist essentially of Khmer vegetarian meals, with seasonal fruits and vegetables. These meals are perfectly balanced and participate in your physical and spiritual welfare.
In your spare time, you can take bike rides through the following sites:
This is a 45-kilometer mountain bike ride to visit the Angkor Wat complex through the less traveled roads. From the south gate of Angkor Thom, you will start an adventure ride on the hidden paths towards secluded temples. You will then continue to reach the majestic west gate of Angkor Thom, followed by the Bayon Temple. Explore the fascinating lush rain forest along the way by visiting Preah Khan.
You will immerse into the jungle temple at Tanei and Taproom before returning to Blue Indigo. A sunrise tour is available for the journey above, starting at 05:00 a.m. daily for minimum six persons.
This is a 25-kilometer mountain bike ride to visit the Angkor Wat complex through the less traveled roads. There is no traffic. From the south gate of Angkor Thom, you will start an adventure ride on the hidden paths towards secluded temples. You will then continue to reach the majestic west gate of Angkor Thom, followed by the Bayon Temple. You will pause in the most beautiful areas to meditate and practice mediation and yoga before returning to Blue Indigo.
This is a 25-kilometer ride, having a fun time in rural areas by experiencing a genuinely different atmosphere. You will ride among rice fields, vegetable farms, haycock, local markets (tasting local delicacies such as fruits and cakes), experience daily village life, and rest in a Buddhist pagoda. You will then continue to the Arthnear Pagoda where a twelfth century temple is settled inside (temple pass not required).
This is a 40-kilometer mountain bike ride along the Siem Reap River to reach Tonle Sap Lake, and along the way, you will see the green rice fields, lotus farms, vegetable fields, haycock, local markets (tasting local delicacies), experience daily village life, and rest in a Buddhist pagoda. You will refresh with coconut juice drinks. Then, after crossing a lotus field, you will reach the Tonle Sap and go for a boat tour to see the floating village.
You will then visit the Arthnear Pagoda where a twelfth century temple is settled inside (temple pass not required). You will meditate in this magical setting before returning to Blue Indigo.
You may also try the following activities:
Siem Reap International Airport
Transfer not provided
Please book your flight to arrive at Siem Reap International Airport (REP). Transfers from and to this airport are not provided. From Siem Reap International Airport (REP) to the retreat center you may take a tuktuk or a taxi.
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