Spa Retreat at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit to Kick Off in September

spaLed by Ayurveda practitioner Mas Vidal, the Spa + Yoga & Ayurveda Retreat combines guided YogaVeda meditation, healing spa treatments, amenities inspired by the native land, focus on one’s inner being, a menu of gourmet Spa cuisine and more.

Mas Vidal will consult with attendees prior to the retreat to determine individual goals and design an effective Spa + Yoga & Ayurveda program.

A percentage of profits from the retreat will be donated to charities in the community. The retreat will be held September 18-25 at AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit on Mexico’s Pacific Coast.

Throughout the Spa + Yoga & Ayurveda Retreat, in daily sessions, Mas Vidal will teach YogaVeda, a combination of Hatha Yoga and the ancient science of Ayurveda - founded on the scientific principles of Tri–dosha (water, fire and earth), showing the way of transformation for one new integral lifestyle.

Guided deep meditation, Pranayama and chanting, and contemplative strolls with Mas Vidal will also be conducted daily. At the resort’s spa, participants will experience daily healing spa treatments inspired by the destination’s Huichol Indians, including a Gold Bath Therapy, Tukipa Massage, Shirodhara Massage, Diamond Magnetic Body Wrap, The Cure Facial, and more. Insuite bath rituals, a Four-Hand Samunprai Massage on the guest’s suite’s private terrace, and unlimited access to the spa’s Hydrotherapy Circuit, with dry sauna, herbal steam room, pressure shower, plunge lagoon, Jacuzzi, hydro-reflexology and lounge area, are also part of the retreat.

Accommodations during the retreat will be in one of the resort’s 1,750 square-foot Duplex Penthouse Suites with a private ocean-view roof terrace, Jacuzzi and other spa amenities. A la carte gourmet dining at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit’s three AAA Four Diamond rated restaurants, Piaf, Lucca and Frida, is available, in addition to pool and beach-side dining, and 24-hour in-suite service.

The retreat is designed for students of all levels seeking to cultivate physical, mental and spiritual health. The seven-night Spa + Yoga & Ayurveda Retreat costs $5,693 per person in double occupancy and $7,086 in single occupancy at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit.