Do you want to retreat from constant news overload and social media for a weekend?

Do you wish for a break from the fast-paced everyday life?

Simply . connect

Connect with yourself again in the middle of a fantastic mountain scenery

Spend 3 days in the heart of the most beautiful alpine panorama in the world. Connect in a circle with other women. Be YOU with all your facets and come into relaxation.  A journey back to you and nature, accompanied by meditation, reflection, yoga, hiking, workshops and Sacred Women Circles.

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What awaits you

Spend two nights with us at the Mountain Hostel. So simple and so close in the middle of nature. Yoga and meditation under the open sky, bathing in the creek, barefoot experience and above all without a distracting cell phone in your hand. 

A weekend of nurturing rituals. Meditation, reflection. Digital detox. A little yoga. Connection. Decelerate. Enjoy. Laughter. Women circle. Sing. Dance. Delicious local food. Discover. Curiosity. Nature.  Our event photographer will capture the unique experience. 

 

Come with us to the Bernese Oberland

The weekend will take place in the picturesque mountain village of Gimmelwald, which is car-free and 1’367m.a.s.l. above the valley of the 72 waterfalls, which has already inspired J.R.R. Tolkien for his novels.

Date

 

Fri, 17.09. to Sun, 19.09. 2021

 

Location

Mountain Hostel, 3826 Gimmelwald

The warm and cozy hostel is perfect for those who love nature and outdoor activities. The hostel offers the typical charm of Gimmelwald: simple, rustic and a friendly, open atmosphere welcomes visitors.

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Services and price

 

3 days Mountain Retreat

CHF 590 (swiss francs)

(Overnight stay in shared room “Girls” exclusively reserved for us)

CHF 690 in double room 

(limited availability)

Per person incl. breakfast, dinner, local pic-nic box, retreat program, photo package, goodie bag.

 

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Program

Friday
  • Individual arrival by car/train/bus to Stechelberg then with the Schilthornbahn to Gimmelwald. The Mountain Hostel is located right next to the Gimmelwald station.
  • From 15.00 Check In. 
  • Welcome Circle and hand in your cell phone. That’s right, you read correctly. From Friday evening until Sunday morning, it’s a cell phone-free zone. Digital Detox full on.
  • We will end the evening together with a delicious pizza dinner.
Saturday
  • Start of the day: morning yoga and meditation led by Wanda 
  • After a rich and local breakfast, hike to Sefinental and the “Sprutz” waterfall.
  • Lunch break and bathing in the mountain stream.
  • In the afternoon workshop of fragrances with Sonja. Learn the effects of different essential oil scents on your wellbeing and make your own fragrance spray. 
  • In between, time for you to relax and rest.
  • In the evening we will meet for a Veggie BBQ by the fire.
  • Fire ceremony in the circle of women. With sharing, movement, song and rituals, we celebrate your womanhood and the group.
Sunday
  • Start the day with gentle yoga and morning mediation with Wanda. 
  • Easy start with delicious breakfast
  • Pack and clear the room.
  • Closing Circle: reflection and handout of your cell phone.
  • Departure: You have the option to hike with us to Stechelberg or take the cable-car.

Close your eyes for a moment and imagine yourself sitting in the middle of the mountains, birds chirping in the distance, sun rays on your face.

Bathing your feet in the cool mountain stream and the women around you enjoying the moment in their unique beauty next to you. Take one deep breath in and out.

Can you feel the relexation already?

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more to know

You still have some questions? Write us an email hello@girlfromthemountain.ch

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Terms & conditions

 

We are …

Sonja

Nature lover – grew up in Mürren. Combines fragrances, female entrepreneurship, love of the mountains and women empowerment privately as well as in her business.

 

Wanda

Yogajunkie – grew up in Wengen. Combines nature, dance, yoga, sensitivity and womanhood privately and in her Women Circles and projects.

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