Welcome to your yoga teacher training in Peru!
Venue Contact Info:
Retreat Center: Munay Sonqo
Contact: Adam Woodman
Location: Arin, Sacred Valley, Peru
Fly into Cusco Airport (code CUZ). About a month before the training begins, we will send an email to organize ground transport ($20-$40) from the airport to the retreat center (70 minutes). Our training begins with an opening ceremony at 4:30pm. Training ends on the last day after breakfast. If you are flying out the day the training ends, look for flights no earlier than 2pm.
There is a discounted rate of $70/night available for extra days pre and post training. Please contact Munay Sonqo directly if interested.
What to Bring:
Sweater/Jacket/Poncho (warmer clothes for night conditions)
Lightweight loose clothing (long sleeves and pants recommended for bugs and to protect you from the sun)
One white outfit
Yoga mat (They are provided but feel free to bring your own, as well as any personal props you use)
Headlamp (ideally with a red light option)
Natural bug repellent and natural sunscreen
Time piece with alarm
Hiking shoes & Flip flops/sandals
Thermos or thermal mug
Biodegradable body products (bug repellent & sunscreen), natural washing detergent
Copy of Yoga Sutras and Upanishads
Notebook & writing materials
Arnica & tea tree oil
Your passport and passport copy
Mala beads for japa mala (if you have them)
Pointed pendulum (or any pointy crystal or stone attached to a string if you have one)
Please bring a journal and any creative tools that enable you to express yourself such as musical instruments, painting/drawing materials, etc.
Any sacred items, divination cards, special crystals or healing tools that you would like to have with you or would like to offer our Altar
Drums, flutes, rattles, bowls, chimes, bells ... any instruments or sounds that you enjoy
Immigration and Visas:
Your Peru Tourist Visa will be given to you at immigration once you've arrived at no cost.
According to the Center for Disease Control, there are no required or recommended vaccinations for the part of Peru where the training is held.
The Peruvian Sol is the currency used in Peru. Use “sol” for singular, “soles” for plural.
1 usd = 3.3 soles
1 cad = 2.5 soles
1 eur = 3.75 soles