Mukta Tantra Yoga in France: Teacher Training and Intensive Retreat
On the West Coast of Normandy, Carolles seaside resort is enshrined in the fascinating Mont Saint Michel Bay, famous for its tranquility, purity and authenticity. Allow yourself to surrender to the wildness of Mother Nature and embrace your true self. This top quality environment will blow your mind and ease your heart.
Vitalize your 5 senses
Listen to the sound of the birds and waves, contemplate the beauty of Nature in action from morning till night with splendid sunsets, connect with the energy of the 5 elements, immerse yourself into the scent of local food markets and taste the flavour of their delicacies.
Heal your Body in Nature
With 42 km of protected coastline, from sandy beaches to granite cliffs, this area of Lower Normandy is the perfect location to rest, rejuvenate and board on an inner journey. Nature is abundant and inspiring, whether you feel like taking a walk on the endless sandy beaches, along the cliffs or in the forests, cycling on the seafront of Jullouville, having a swim in the reinvigorating sea, feeling the wind on your skin, exploring the green countryside, you will find yourself embraced by the wild elements of Mother nature and drawn back to your wildness.
The maritime weather and the highest tides in Europe offer an everyday mesmerizing changing light, absorbing everyone into timelessness.
If you are in the mood to explore for a day trip or more, some of the world class or hidden gems are just at your door step: Le Mont Saint Michel, Chausey Islands & its Archipelago, some outstanding Abbayes, the Channel Islands, La Vallée du Lude, La Cabane Vauban spot and its stunning pathways on the cliffs, Le Havre de la Vanlée, La “Haute Ville”, the historic heart of Granville, also called “La Monaco du Nord”, up north, the D-Day beaches, and much more.
Festive & Friendly Destination
The area is pure and safe with welcoming local people trying their best to communicate in English. Whether you feel like wandering about the typical vibrant french markets, treating yourself to french gastronomy, having a cuppa tea by the sea or the harbor, going to a concert in a french café, exploring the numerous cute local stores, meeting others travelers or simply having some time on your own, it is the perfect destination to celebrate life in a free and easy way.
Easy International Access
Our centre is easily accessible by rail, air, ship and road, thanks to excellent transport connections to Normandy.
- By air: flight to one of the main international airports located in Paris (Paris Roissy CDG, Paris Orly, Beauvais) or few others international and European airports located nearby (Rennes, Dinard Bretagne)
- By train: from Paris, board on a 3h20 train journey to Granville town, then hop on a taxi to Carolles village (14 km away). If you arrive through another city, you can reach by train or by bus
- By ferry with international ports in Cherbourg, Caen, Saint Malo departing from the UK and Ireland
- It is also easy to access our centre by car whether you rent one or have your own car.
- Please feel free to ask us any advise regarding your travelling trip.
Our centre is nested in the countryside of Lower Normandy, in Carolles small town, which offers all the amenities and comfort, with a vibrant familial and international atmosphere, especially during the spring and summer.
You can either choose a private, twin or triple room (possibility of sharing with a friend joining the course or someone from the group). Bathrooms are usually shared with another room mate or the next room. Your room will be located either onsite or in a guesthouse just nearby the yoga studio at walking distance.
We will provide you with 3 vegetarian meals a day during the whole training, unless you wish to eat elsewhere during your day off. As much as possible, we try to use fresh products from local farms around.
Mukta Tantra Yoga Course will start on the Saturday with a Welcoming Ceremony and festive diner, altogether. Classes will start on the following morning.
Normandy is ideal for yoga, meditation, walk and good sleep, with a temperate oceanic climate, generally sunny during the summer with sometimes rain, thunderstorms and even heat waves!
Between sea and land, air and sun and its panoramic sky views, it is the perfect place to experience the essence of yoga, breathe new life into oneself, awaken the senses and peacefully go through transformation.