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Pre-retreat tour

Cape Town day 1 - Friday

Airport pick-up and transfer to your b/b hotel. The afternoon filled with visiting the following: Table Mountain/City tour/Waterfront

Cape Town day 2 - Saturday

Transfer to Cape Point in the morning via Boulders Beach penguin colony, arrive back late afternoon via Houtbay. Visit a recovery meeting in the mother city, and go to a restaurant for dinner.

Hermanus day 3 - Sunday

Transfer to Gansbaai and your d/b/b hotel. Activities for the day can include: Gansbaai/ beach walk/promenade/ whale watching/fern kloof hike

Cape Agulhas * via Hermanus (lunch) Bredarsdorp to Cape Agulhas d/b/b point and lighthouse- hike through fynbos up the hill and down to the shipwreck

Oudtshoorn day 4 - Monday

Transfer via Tradoux pass, lunch in Barrydale. Your d/b/b guest house awaits. Activities for the day can include an ostrich tour or Cango caves

Tsitsikamma day 5 - Tuesday

Transfer over Outeniqua Pass via George to Knysna and on to Tsitsikamma to your d/b/b lodge. Activities for the day include a stopover in Knysna for lunch and a hike in Brenton on Sea.

Tsitsikamma day 6 - Wednesday

Activities include bungee, canopy tours, storms river hanging bridges, etc.

Addo Elephant National Park day 7 - Thursday

After breakfast transfer via Port Elizabeth to Addo Elephant National Park braai/b/b in the Addo main camp. Activities for the day can include visiting a protea farm en route, lunch in Port Elizabeth and an afternoon game drive

Addiction Recovery Retreat

Retreat Day 8 – Friday

Transfer to Grahamstown - end of the pre-retreat tour. Morning game drive and onto Grahamstown retreat. Arrive from 1:00 pm.

Retreat Day 9 - Saturday

Full day recovery process discussions and help available

Retreat Day 10 - Sunday

Full-day growth, progress, and strengthening

Retreat Day 11 - Monday

Who needs the box? explore a different view

Retreat Day 12 - Tuesday

Explore the region (safari/beach/nature/people)

Retreat Day 13 - Wednesday

Mindfulness and spiritual importance

Retreat Day 14 – Thursday

a New way forward discussion

Retreat Day 15 - Friday

  • departure and farewell
  • You will be transferred back to Port Elizabeth airport for your domestic flight to the exit point from South Africa and your return flight home.

Retreat program includes:

  • professional practitioners and speakers.
    • homeopath, chiropractor, acupuncturist, masseuse, Yogist and an old-timer
  • all meals and drinks, coffee and tea station
    • vegetarian unless otherwise booked
  • morning and evening meditations, guided and unguided.
    • walking, standing and seated in nature
  • a good dose of sharing and laughter

Booking is essential please do so at your earliest as space is limited, 12 to 18 guests maximum as to keep it special, personal and intimate. Standard bookings will be on a PPP night sharing base in twin room format. Single bookings possible at full fees for twin or double rooms.