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SUP YO was founded by Jana Olenio, yoga instructor, travel agent and NH native, and was created from pure passion for nature and outdoor adventure. SUP YO was originally formed in 2011 as a paddleboard yoga company that over time evolved into many other outdoor adventure offerings from day hikes to weeklong worldwide adventure trips.

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Island Vibes Retreat, Isla Holbox Mexico

Island Vibes Retreat, Isla Holbox Mexico

$1,995+ per person
January 13-18, 2022
term-custom-icon Activity Level 1-2
term-custom-icon Yoga, Paddleboard, Kayak, Catamaran
14 Attendees
Isla Holbox has all the “private island feels” and is absolutely breathtaking! It is a tropical paradise torn straight from the pages of a storybook with white sand beaches that extend as far as the eye can see, azure waters, swaying coconut palms.

This Island Vibes Retreat will be held at Hotel Villas Flamingos located on the island of Holbox, Mexico. Villas Flamingos is a Yoga oriented hotel with a rooftop yoga terrace boasting panoramic views of the exquisite Caribbean sea below. Villas Flamingos invites you to indulge in pleasure and relaxation, to stop time and enjoy life to the fullest. This unique place is located in the nature reserve of Yum-Balam on the island of Holbox . Here you will discover that the beach, the sea and the air of Holbox is something magical that you will keep forever.

Join us for a 6 day island retreat in paradise…

Isla Holbox has all the “private island feels” and is absolutely breathtaking! It is a tropical paradise torn straight from the pages of a storybook with white sand beaches that extend as far as the eye can see, azure waters, swaying coconut palms….and there are no cars on this island! Isla Holbox has sandy streets, colorful Caribbean buildings, and the only way to get around is either by foot or by golf cart. The hotels here are a collection of 2 story thatched-roof bungalows scattered along the beach. The downtown area offers many great local restaurants and bars to enjoy, again the streets are beach sand, so you can go everywhere barefoot! The Wall Street Journal calls Holbox “a rare find: an under-the-radar getaway” and it sure is! Best part is it is only a few hours drive + ferry ride from Cancun yet it feels like you are on a remote island in the middle of n o w h e r e. Come to relax, unwind and get away from it all and experience all that Isla Holbox has to offer. Enjoy SUP Yoga, Yoga and Paddleboarding daily as well as a 3 Island Boat Tour of the surrounding islands. I guarantee you will want to return to Holbox again and again…. this place is pure magic!

Package Includes:

6 Days / 5 nights Accommodations at Villas Flamingos in shared standard sea view or garden bungalow rooms

Breakfast daily

Welcome & Farewell Group Dinner

Yoga on the beach daily

3 SUP Yoga Classes

Sunset Catamaran Tour

Kayak Tour

Use of SUP’s during your stay

Airport Transfers (taxi and ferry)

 

Not Included:

Airfare
Meals not mentioned above
Optional excursions

Payment Options

  • CC: Pay in full at check out
  • Check: Use promo code paybycheck at check out
  • Venmo: Use promo code paybycheck at check out
  • If Mailing Check, mail to: SUP YO, PO BOX 273, N. Andover MA 01845

Arrival & Departure

  • Please plan to arrive Cancun (CUN) Thursday before 3PM.
  • Check in is 3:00 PM. Early arrivals may leave luggage with bellman.
  • Depart Tuesday from CUN after 9AM.
  • If you require assistance with booking airfare please contact us via email

Ground Transfers

  • Ferry & Coach Transfers are included and will be provided for you.
  • Everyone will be on the same coach transfer to/from the airport. (If your flight arrives later than noon, there will be an additional cost for a private transfer)

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations will incur a $500 penalty per person. Full payment due Nov 13, 2021. After Nov 14, 2021, no refunds.

Travel Insurance

Cancel for any reason trip insurance is available and recommended. Email us to request a quote.

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Itinerary and pricing

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Day 1 (Thursday)
Welcome to Cancun! Transfer to Isla Holbox (2.5 hours) by coach and ferry. After hotel check in, get acquainted with the property. We will meet at 5:30 at the poolside restaurant for a welcome circle and group dinner as we watch the sun set on the horizon.
  • Airport transfers to island, Welcome gathering, Group dinner, Overnight at hotel.
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Day 2 (Friday)
Rise & Shine for morning yoga on the roof top terrace and breathe in the breath-taking views of the sea and surrounding palm trees while we practice. After breakfast, spend the day exploring this quaint and beautiful island. Today is all about YOU. Enjoy spending it as you wish. Options to relax at the pool or beach, walk to town, explore the island by bicycle or grab a paddleboard and explore it by sea. End the day with Paddleboard Yoga at sunset. Enjoy dinner on your own either at the hotel or head into town.
  • Morning Beach Yoga, Breakfast, Enjoy the day as you wish, End the day with a sunset catamaran cruise!
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Day 3 (Saturday)
Rise & Shine with morning yoga on the roof top terrace followed by breakfast before we saddle up and head to the other side of the island for horseback riding. We will ride through private pathways to the beach and then back to the ranch with time for swimming along the way.
  • SUP Yoga, Breakfast, Cycle around the island, Restorative Yoga on the Beach, Dinner on own
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Day 4 (Sunday)
Today we begin our day on the water with a paddleboard yoga class. After breakfast, we will enjoy a day at sea on our 3 island tour where we will explore 3 nearby islands including swimming in a cenote and visiting a bird sanctuary. The tour is 3 hours long. On this relaxing tour, you’ll get to see the whole of Holbox by boat as well as some of the smaller uninhabited islands which surround it. The first stop is the protected Isla Pájaros, (Bird Island) where you’ll be able to appreciate the views, birds, and other wildlife. Then, you’ll be taken to Isla Pasión (Passion Island), to explore the unpopulated terrain while gazing out over the clear open waters. Finally, you’ll get the chance to swim in Yalahau, a natural freshwater cenote on the mainland. We promise you that when you see the cool, fresh water springing from the earth, and you take a cooling dip – you’ll never want to leave! After our tour, get dropped off in town for a change of scenery and have some lunch or head back to the hotel and enjoy the afternoon as you wish. Yoga this evening will be at 4:30 in the roof top terrace. Dinner on your own.
  • Breakfast, Beach Yoga, Kayak Tour through the mangroves, Dinner on own
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Day 5 (Monday)
This morning we wake up on the water for our last paddleboard yoga class here on Isla Holbox. After breakfast, we will enjoy a kayaking tour from the hotel and along the beach to the mangroves. Learn all about the local fauna and flora from your english speaking guide. You may even see a crocodile on your journey through the mangroves. Yoga will be on the roof top terrace at sunset followed by a farewell dinner at the hotel.
  • SUP Yoga, Breakfast, Spend today as you wish, Beach Yoga, Farewell Dinner
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Day 6 (Tuesday)
Rise & Shine, enjoy one last breakfast at the hotel before heading back to the airport for your departure back home. Say your goodbyes to new friends and to the island.... until next time 🙂
  • Package Options

    Double/Shared Accommodations $1,995+
    Single Accommodations $3,195+

  • Payment Options

    Pay in full above using your credit card.
    To pay by check or Venmo:
    Register above using promo code: paybycheck at check out.
    Mail check: SUP YO, PO Box 273, N. Andover MA 01845
    or VENMO @supyo_boston

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Comments

  • I just returned from my SUP Yo trip to Isla Holbox. I’m still basking in the glow. What a great combination of relaxation and activity. This was not the usual SUP Yo adventure (as it was more laid back) but it was just as great in it’s own way. If you are looking for a trip seek out one led by the fabulous crew of SUP YO!

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  • SUP YO did a fantastic job at planning and organizing a fun adventurous trip. There was nothing to do but show up and join in the festivities.

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  • I had the best time in Holbox, Mexico at the Villas Flamingos with SUP YO Adventures. The trip was easy from the moment I stepped off the plane in Cancun, where SUP YO had private transportation waiting to take our group to our beautiful hotel. I went on this trip to kick-off my 50th birthday celebration with friends. It was fun, adventurous, relaxing and memorable! SUP YO coordinated all of the activities and did a great job to ensure that every part of this vacation was enjoyable for all.

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Accommodation

Choose from Shared or Single Garden Bungalow or Seaview Room accommodations during your stay at Villa Flamingos

 

Sea Vista

Each sea vista style room offers a terrace with stunning views of the sea. Rooms are equipped with 1 King bed and 1 Double bed, mini bar, private terrace with hammock, A/C, and private bath. Includes Buffet Breakfast. This room will be shared with 2 persons, 1 person per bed for $1,995 per person.. Total of 4 spots available.

Bungalow Arena

These exclusive bungalows are the PERFECT HIDEOUT FOR SEA ENTHUSIASTS, within a few steps from your room your feet will be caressed by the waves. Each of the Bungalow Arena’s is located on the ground floor, equipped with a private heated indoor pool, 2 queen size beds, outdoor shower surrounded by nature and a deck for sunset watching.  Rooms are equipped with mini bar, private terrace, A/C, and private bath. Includes Buffet Breakfast. This room will be shared with 2 persons, 1 person per bed for $2,500 per person. Total of 4 spots available.

Bungalow Mangle

In these exclusive two-story bungalows you WILL ENJOY THE SEA MIST AS WELL AS VIEWS FROM THE MANGROVE. Both Bungalow Mangle reflect the true spirit of Villas Flamingos. Each of the bungalows are located on the second floor, equipped with private indoor jacuzzi, hand woven hammocks crafted by local fishermen, and an outdoor shower to bathe while you enjoy the stars. Rooms are equipped with 1 King bed, mini bar, private terrace, A/C, and private bath. Includes Buffet Breakfast. This room will be shared with 2 persons for $2,335 each or sold as a single for $3,250.

Cacao

We ONLY HAVE ONE Cacao room, thus this two-story room located on a second floor is always in high demand. The oceanfront private deck with an outdoor shower is one of the largest in the property. It has one king size bed and on the second level of the room you will find a Jacuzzi for 2. It has air conditioning, minibar, safe, support table and chairs, closet, reading lamp, luggage rack. Includes Buffet Breakfast. This room can be shared/bed for 2 persons or sold as a single. This room is sold as a single for $3,195 or with 2 persons sharing 1 King bed for $2,500 per person.

Bungalow Cielo

In these exclusive two-story bungalows we guarantee you will have THE BEST OCEAN VIEW in all of Holbox. The Cielo bungalows reflect the spirit of Villas Flamingos. They are located on the top floor, ideal for receiving the sea breeze. With their own indoor Jacuzzi, surrounded by hammocks hand-woven by local fishermen, and an outdoor shower ideal to enjoy a good bath while watching the stars. This room is sold as a single for $3,795 or shared with 2 persons sharing 1 King bed for $2,650 per person.

Buffet Breakfast

Enjoy breakfast each day outside at the waterfront beach bar with the sand beneath your feet. Enjoy all local ingredients including eggs made to order just the way you like them, fresh fruits, yogurt, granola, nuts, breads, jams, coffee and tea. The breakfast at Villa Flamingos does NOT disappoint ?

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