Retreat date

Shalini Madaras

What's included
  • Arrival and departure transfers on Amorgos (port-hotel-port)
  • Use of Spa facilities (sauna, hammam, jacuzzi, indoor seawater swimming pool, fitness center)
  • Use of Yoga shalas and yoga equipment (mats, blocks, stripes, bolsters, blankets)
  • Use of outdoor pool
  • 10% discount on Face and Body treatments
  • Unlimited Internet access
  • One 30-minute relaxing massage

Enjoy delicious fresh food at award-winning Ambrosia Gallery Restaurant. You will be served an abundant breakfast buffet daily, as well as a tasty lunch and dinner. They use fresh food and locally grown vegetables and a variety of spices grown on the island. The meals are all vegetarian and vegan. Please let the retreat leader know at the time of your booking if you have any specific dietary requirements.

The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:

  • All kind of meals
  • Vegetarian
  • Vegan
  • Other dietary requirements on request
Accommodation & venue

Welcome to an oasis of luxury and peace where you will experience comfort, elegance and plenty of inspiration. Famous for being a top yoga destination worldwide, at Aegialis Hotel and Spa we offer 5 beautiful yoga shalas and an outdoor rooftop, with direct views to the crystal clear Aegean sea and the Amorgian mountainous landscape.

Each shala comes with high end complimentary props and a unique energy of tranquility and bliss. We have welcomed over 700 yoga groups from all over the world to experience the magic of Amorgos island with Aegialis. Every year, more than 2000 yoga enthusiasts come to Aegialis to explore their yoga, meditation and wellness practices. Your experience here will be one of tranquillity, transformation and joy. We are happy to welcome you to our beautiful island.

Experience 5-star luxury in an island famous for having one of the highest magnetic fields in the world. Located on a slight hill overseeing the entire Aegiali Bay, Aegialis Hotel & Spa offers you a front-row seat to sea views and the majestic mountainous landscape of the island. This is a prime location, with only a short walk to the beach and the Aegiali shops.

Shalini Madaras

About organizer

Shalini, a native of India brings the ancient traditions of yoga to the picturesque shores of Amorgos, Greece. With a deep-rooted understanding of yoga’s spiritual essence, Shalini guides her students on transformative journeys that honor both the physical and metaphysical aspects of the practice.
Growing up surrounded by the rich tapestry of Indian culture, Shalini’s love for yoga is deep rooted. Trained in several disciplines of yoga, she infuses her teachings with authenticity and reverence for the ancient yogic texts.

Drawing on her Indian heritage and spiritual upbringing, Shalini leads yoga retreats to India, and now for the first time to the beautiful island of Amorgos, where the turquoise crystal-clear waters and sun-kissed landscapes provide the perfect back drop for inner exploration and renewal. Through dynamic asana practices and soulful meditation sessions, Shalini creates a space for her student to delve deep into the heart of yoga and connect with their true selves. Her commitment to creating inclusive and nurturing environments is evident in her classes, where students of all levels feel welcome and supported.

Weaving together the wisdom of her Indian roots with the serene beauty of Amorgos, she offers a unique and unforgettable experience that nourishes body, mind, and soul. Join us on this journey of self-discovery and spiritual awakening, as you immerse yourself in the timeless teachings of yoga amidst the stunning Aegean scenery.

Beyond the mat Shalini also runs her own real estate business in the US, is an avid traveler, enjoys exploring nature trails, in a deep study of the ancient Vedic science of Ayurveda, cooking, reading books of mindfulness and personal growth. She believes that yoga is not just a practice, but a way of life, and is dedicated to empowering her student to find balance, strength, and serenity both on and off the mat.


Embark on a transformative yoga journey with us to the Greek island of Amorgos “Jewel of the Cyclades” at Aegialis, a luxury hotel featuring a Thalassotherapy Spa offering rejuvenating wellness therapies, located near the tranquil Aegialis Beach. This magical Greek island is known for its laid-back atmosphere and impressive natural landscape. Amorgos combines the endless blue of the Aegean Sea with a vivid nightlife and many outdoor activities.

Awaken to breathtaking views of soft white sands and clear waters of the Aegean Sea each day with morning and afternoon revitalizing yoga practice-rejuvenate your mind, body, and soul. Spend your days exploring the island’s natural beauty with spa indulgences, leisurely beach walks, refreshing dips in the pool, invigorating hikes, and discovering the charm of local villages, the epitome of picturesqueness, as all of them have preserved the typical Cycladic architecture and locals follow the traditional way of life.

In addition to yoga, choose to indulge in 4 exciting excursions including authentic Greek cooking classes, herbal garden tour, wine tasting, Greek dancing lessons, donkey ride, hiking adventures, and guided bus island tours to explore the breathtaking landscapes of Amorgos. Experience the true essence of Amorgos with a visit to the Amorgian distillery.

Expand your horizons, discover the discreet charm of the neighboring islands by ferry that can easily be combined with islands such as Naxos, Mykonos, Santorini, Paros, Milos, Folegandros and the small Cyclades.

Space is limited, don't miss this opportunity to relax, recharge, and explore the beauty of Greece while deepening your yoga practice. Book your spot now and embark on a journey of self-discovery amidst the enchanting landscapes of Amorgos.


7 nights stay in the island of Amorgos accessible only by ferry, round trip ground transport from Amorgos port to hotel, breakfast & dinner, daily 1-2 yoga practices, 4 excursions, 30-minute massage at Spa. Use of the Lalon Idor Spa facilities (sauna, hammam, jacuzzi, indoor sea-water swimming pool, fitness center). 10% discount on face and body treatments at Lalon Idor Spa.

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    Health & Hygiene
    • Uses cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus.
    • Linens, towels and laundry washed in line with local authority guidelines.
    • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays.
    • The accommodation partner we work with follows the guidelines of local authorities.
    • Equipment for activities is disinfected before and/or after use.

    Physical distancing

    • Cashless payment available.
    • Physical distancing is maintained.
    • Instructors maintain a distance from the client at all times possible.
    • Activities take place outside where possible.

    Safety features

    • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by the local government.
    • Hand sanitizer available in guest rooms and key areas.
    • Process in place to check the health of guests.
    • First aid kit available.
    • A room is available to isolate suspected or infected COVID-19 patients.
    • Protective masks are available for all staff.
    • Protective masks available for clients.