PUNTA MITA, Mexico - With the wintery chill in the air and lack of sun in many places in the Northern Hemisphere, a getaway will seem like the perfect fix to everything you're missing about summer. Boardworks athlete and SUP Yoga guru Jessica Cichra a.k.a Wave of Wellness is hosting a SUP adventure in Punta Mita, Mexico. Cichra is offering the chance to partake in daily paddles, surf, yoga & local activities (whale watching, snorkeling, fishing & more) for all levels. The retreats last for 7 days and 6 nights with 5 full days of organized activities, ocean-view luxury accommodations, airport transfers, board rentals, and breakfast and lunch included!
Here's what you can look forward to:
Daily Paddlesurfing/Surfing or Touring: Tour Mexico’s mountainous coastline in the Bay of Banderas watching for breaching whales, puffer fish and more. Beginner to Intermediate breaks within walking distance of your room. A mellow, uncrowded & SUPer fun wave with blue, clean, warm water. Plus boat escort to most ideal breaks.
SUP Bala Tula: Spice up your practice on the Pacific with intervals of SUP, Yoga, Pilates, Budokon & body weight exercises for a fun & invigorating total body challenge, led by Jessica Cichra, the creator of this unique yoga fusion practice known as Bala Tula, sanskrit for Balance & Strength.
Morning practice to energize the mind, warm the body, & drop into present moment awareness. Evening practice to restore the body, cultivate peace & relaxation. Designed for all levels. Schedule varies according to daily activities.
Marietas Island National Park Exploration
Paddle through unique landscapes of exotic caves & protected flora/fauna within this biosphere reserve. Snorkel in the world-famous ‘Hidden Beach” & beautiful reefs teeming with marine life; like playful dolphins, tropical fish, spotted eagle rays & blue-footed boobies.
Fishing/Beginner Spearfishing/Snorkeling/Whale Watching
1⁄2 day boat tour with introduction to spearfishing & snorkeling – swim amongst the tropical reefs with potential to catch your own fresh meal! Plus, spot majestic humpback whales as they breach & fluke.
Jessica Cichra and a happy retreater. | Photo: Jessica Cichra
Get schooled in Mexico’s finest flavors with tequila class & tasting paired with local homemade meal of chile rellenos! Shop for local goods in the village & listen to the sounds of mariachi bands while drinking margaritas on the beach under the setting sun.
One on One Training
One hour of personal instruction with Jessica Cichra to include your choice of: yoga, SUP, Bala Tula, Pilates, Stretching, Beach Fitness and more.
Dinner included 1 night only – for remaining nights, 10% discount offered at preferred restaurant & up to 50% discount when we bring our fresh catch. Kitchens available in condominiums if you prefer to cook. For inquiries and reservations please email: [email protected]
1. Arrival January 31st, Departure February 6th
2. Arrival February 14th, Departure February 20th
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