Eat, swim, meditate: 3 day retreat in Castle Zaman, Basata



Wed, 05 Jul 2017 - 03:13 GMT


Wed, 05 Jul 2017 - 03:13 GMT

Castle Zaman and Basata - via official event Facebook page

Castle Zaman and Basata - via official event Facebook page

CAIRO – 5 July 2017: The Hiking Club is planning an unusual retreat at two of the most spectacular places in Egypt, Castle Zaman and Basata Eco Lodge at Sinai’s Red Sea coast.

Castle Zaman bar - via Castle Zaman website

The three day retreat is planned to give participants a relaxing and out-of-this-world experience. Under the guidance of qualified Hatha and Kundalini Yoga trainer Dalia Adel, relax, meditate, swim, eat and have fun at this unique desert location.

Castle Zaman map - via Castle Zaman website

Located in the east of the Sinai with a view of the Gulf of Aqaba, Castle Zaman is known for its marvelous coastal location, slow cooked meals based on ancient Egyptian recipes and fantastic swimming pool.

Castle Zaman pool - via Castle Zaman website

Nearby Basata is the first eco-lodge built in Egypt in 1986 and boasts one of the best five beaches worldwide.

Dalia Adel Yoga trainer- via trainer official page
The event is organized by the Hiking Club, from July 20 at 10 a.m. to July 23 at 11 p.m.

Accommodation for 2 nights is available in Basata Eco-Lodge in either huts at LE 1,950 ($109) or a camping option at 1,850 LE. The trip destinations will be Nuweiba, Castle Zaman and Basata.

Cost includes:

- Transportation to and from Cairo in air-conditioned private bus.

- Yoga and meditation classes with a qualified yoga instructor .

- Meals and snacks.

- Your chosen meal in Castle Zaman (slow cooked meat or fish).

- Guidance and registration fees.

- Overnight stay by the beach (choose between camping and hut areas).

For reservations call the Hiking Club on 0100 627 3385, or contact them by email at:



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