Name: Iyengar yoga with Patricia Walden and Gabriella Giubilaro

Starts on: 21/06/2018

Ends on: 28/06/2018

Price: 980.00

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21 JUNE- 28 JUNE 2018






GABRIELLA GIUBILARO a long-time student of B.K.S. and Geeta Iyengar. She started her studies of Iyengar yoga in 1973 with Dona Holeman. Since 1981 she has returned to Pune to study directly with the Iyengars. She is well known for her simple, direct and dynamic teaching style and her humor. 

Patricia Walden, a Senior Iyengar Yoga Teacher, has studied since 1976 with B.K.S. Iyengar. She is well known in the yoga community. She teaches in the USA and abroad yoga asana and pranayama as methods to explore the nature of self. In 1985 she opened the B.K.S. Iyengar Yoga Center of Sommerville, Mass. 

LESSONS: Every day classes of asana and pranayama. 

THE RETREAT takes place at a farmhouse called "Azienda Agricola Montauto" near Rapolano Terme. Rapolano Terme is a town located in Tuscany, Italy between Siena and Perugia.

The yoga room is one of the many buildings on the property which has been restored with wooden floors and a view facing the surrounding hills. Food is prepared by our vegetarian chef who puts together nutritionally complete and delicious meals which are thoughtful and appropriate to the yoga practice. 

PLEASE  bring your own yoga mat. All other props will be provided.

ARRIVAL Thurday June 21nd afternoon 

CLASSES The first lesson begins June 22rd at 7.30 am, last class 27th  afternoon 

DEPARTURE Thursday June 28th morning 

TRANSPORTATION: A shuttle bus will be provided to and from Montauto. It will depart Wednesday the 21st  at 3 pm from “Istituto Iyengar Yoga Firenze”, Via San Gervasio 18, Florence and will depart from Montauto June 28th at 9 am. The cost is 35,00 euro each way and is non-refundable. The shuttle must be reserved at the time of registration. For those who will not be staying at Montauto, a car will be necessary to travel to and from the retreat site. 

PRICE: 980 euro (€ 680 for the workshop, € 300 for food, including three meals a day not refundable if not consumed). Lodging is not included, see below.

RESERVATION: The number of reservations is limited and operates as first come, first serve. Reservations are confirmed only after payment of deposit of € 300. To reserve your place you can call (39) 3273289503 or send an e-mail to:  

In case of a cancellation before May 1st, you will be reimbursed the amount of your deposit minus € 100. After May 1st, there will be no reimbursement. 


LODGING: Lodging is a separate cost. Different types of accommodations are available below. You are responsible for reserving your own accommodations. Some of the closest places are:

1) In the rustic farmhouse at the retreat site there are limited beds available. There are no private rooms or baths. Booking is first come, first serve. Rooms may only be reserved via email and with confirmation of full payment. Accommodation cost: € 300 

2) Camping is available near the main house with its own facilities. Space is limited. 

Accommodation cost: € 125 

3) Recommended Accomodation List: 

-Podere La Casina Strada della Bandita 199 – Rigomagno – Sinalunga tel: +39 0577 663010 – 347 8178345 – 335 7732118 Michela. 

e-mail: – Five minutes from the site, charming renovated countryhouse. 

-Villa ai Boschi, fraz. San Gimignanello - Rapolano Terme, tel: +39 0577 704394, Charming countryhouse 

-Villa Buoninsegna: Rapolano Terme, tel/fax: +39 0577 724 380 - ; Ten minutes from the site, charming newly renovated farmhouse with swimming pool (not thermal). One double bed per room whether for single or couple. Price does not include breakfast. 

-Castello di Modanella: Serre di Rapolano (Si), tel: +39 0577 704604, fax: +39 0577704740, website: , e-mail: 

Payment of deposit for this seminar must be made to the following account: 

BANK: Banca Sella
Bank address: Via Carlo Botta, 22 FIRENZE 50136, Italia
Iban: IT79X0326802801052813582410 


Attention! Please write down:

- First and Last name

- Reason for the deposit “YOGA SEMINAR  June 2018”. The remaining balance can be paid at the time of the seminar.

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