Wild Dolphin Retreat

R13,600.00

20 – 25 November 2024

Free Spirit Escapades

You are invited to join Courtney and Sophia for an unforgettable 5-night Semi-Luxury seaside retreat in the exquisite wilds of Ponta Malongane, Mozambique. A truly blissful weekend awaits filled with life-enhancing experiences that will uplift, excite and transform you!

This retreat will have you feeling blissful, euphoric, inspired, grounded and in deep gratitude for the gifts of Pachamama, our Mother Earth.

Please note: By clicking this link, you will be redirected to the Halo Gaia contact page to enquire with Courtney to book your spot. Or you can click here to send an email directly.

What to expect

Through dance – movement – song – sound – turquoise ocean immersion – wild dolphin transmission and ceremony, we will guide you on a deep and transformational journey into the beautiful multi dimensions of self.

Let us consciously explore our inner world, so that we are able to reach and access deep cellular healing and its life changing integration.

Our Wild Dolphin encounters are deeply respectful and are always conducted on the dolphins terms and natures conditions.

Please note: By clicking this link, you will be redirected to the Halo Gaia contact page to enquire with Courtney to book your spot. Or you can click here to send an email directly.

To encounter a dolphin in the wild .. in the open ocean.. is a true gift, their agile, playful spirits inspire a well spring of joy and childlike curiosity Wild dolphins invite an incredible sense of freedom – it is an immense privilege to meet them here in these clear, warm and beautiful waters. To dance with a dolphin is a transmission of pure LOVE.. it is Life transforming…

Please note: By clicking this link, you will be redirected to the Halo Gaia contact page to enquire with Courtney to book your spot. Or you can click here to send an email directly.

Meet your hosts

Sophia Gittings

From Depression to Devotion! Her life has been an incredible journey of life lessons and healing. After spending 22 years in corporate, Sophia stepped onto the path of healing through yoga and It was on this path that she realized her true purpose.
She has completed various yoga teacher trainings including Vinyasa, Hatha, Kundalini and Forrest yoga, working with groups, corporates and private clients. She is the owner of a beautiful yoga studio in Modderfontein, Johannesburg offering outdoor experiences and classes. Sophia is also a qualified Cacao ceremonialist and space holder, offering exquisite heart opening experiences.

Courtney Ward

Essentially a performer in the great arts of the divine’, Courtney is a talented artist, actor and musician. She is especially gifted in her spontaneous ability to apply her artistic gifts and musical talents to a group dynamic in aid of personal transformation and creativity. Since 1999 Courtney has worked passionately and intensively with the resident pod of Inshore Bottle Nose dolphins of Southern Mozambique as Halo Gaia’s owner, Ponta Malongane`s Ocean Safari guide, leading Dolphin Swim Facilitator and data collector. Through her intimate relations with the dolphins, her love of people and her love of the ocean, Courtney offers an extraordinary Ocean Awareness programme.

The Retreat Space

A Semi-Luxury Beach House,
with a Sea View

This beautiful sea side cottage is right on the beach, situated in the coastal forest Mar Azul Estate in the paradise that is Ponta Malongane. Watching the sun rise out of the ocean from the deck of this home that has stunning sea views.

The house boats 5 bedrooms – but can comfortable sleep 12 persons. There is a quaint and well equipped open plan kitchen with gorgeous sea views for both our catered and self catered meals.

Please note: By clicking this link, you will be redirected to the Halo Gaia contact page to enquire with Courtney to book your spot. Or you can click here to send an email directly.

What you will get

Your Retreat Package Excludes:

  • Transport to the Mozambique border (we will arrange a shuttle bus from Durban airport to the Mozambique border, cost to be advised)
  • 2 x evening meals for own expense in the village
  • All Drinks except TEA and COFFEE are for your personal account
    Visa (ONLY for non-South African passport holders)
  • Rapid Covid tests at border or PCR tests

    Please note: By clicking this link, you will be redirected to the Halo Gaia contact page to enquire with Courtney to book your spot. Or you can click here to send an email directly.

    Your Retreat Package Includes:

    • 5 nights accommodation in semi–luxury sea view beach villa (twin share)
    • Catered x 5 Two course brunch
    • Catered x 3 Two Course Dinners (two retreat dinners will be enjoyed out in the vibrant village at own expense)
    • Teas and coffees
    • 2 x Dolphin Swim Launches: Educational, respectful and awareness-based Dolphin swims guided by Courtney
    • Snorkeling course, Code-of-conduct, Boat safety briefings
    • Professional Snorkeling Equipment x 3 Ocean Launches
    • 4×4 Transfers from the border to camp (return)
    • Medicine Song & Sound journey with Courtney
    • Photographs of your ocean experiences
    • Cacao and Mandala Ceremony with Sophia
    • Sacred Elemental Dance & movement with Sophia
    • Daily Yoga and meditation with Sophia
    • Lots of decadent beach time