Essentrics city break

october 16-19, 2017

Valencia has it all: an historical city center, great architecture, beaches, good weather and delicious and affordable food. Valencia is becoming a very popular city break destination for it´s amazing energy and there is a lot to explore.

If you are planning a city break to Valencia, why not give it a healthy touch? Treat yourself to something special and different and join this 4-days city break!

Plaza de la Virgen 

Plaza de la Virgen 

Citybreak with healthy touch 

You can enjoy a blend of daily Essentrics classes, sightseeing and exploration of the city, good food and time to relax. In this way you get to know the city but at the same time you give yourself some conscious quality time to treat your body and mind!

You will discover the hidden treasures of Valencia, get advice about where to go and what to do and we make sure that you will have a very unique citybreak experience!

Part of the program will be: 6 outdoor Essentrics classes in the old riverbed Turia and at the beach, day trip to the natural park Albufera, optional 3 hour bike tour, paella lunch and tapas dinner and enough time to explore the city by yourself and to take a siësta!

Essentrics Turia Park

Essentrics Turia Park



Daily program (subject to change)

Monday October 16th

  • 12.30h Welcome brunch 
  • 19.30h Outdoor class

Tuesday October 17th

  • 11.00h Outdoor class
  • 14h  3-hour optional guided bike tour (see website)
  • 19.30h Outdoor class
  • 21h Tapas 

Wednesday October 18th

  • 9.30h - 16h Day trip to Albufera natural park, class & paella lunch El Palmar (by bus)
  • 19.30h Outdoor class

Thursday October 19th

  • 9.30h Outdoor class
  • 12.30h Closing & Acai

Option accommodation
Abcyou Bed & Breakfast

You can stay at Abcyou Bed & Breakfast, the perfect place to be when visiting Valencia. Run by the Dutch-owners Wouter and Daphne who will make your stay complete with personal attention and tips and advice on what to do in the city!

Next to that the location of the B&B is perfect. You are walking distance away from the Turia park where we will do classes, the historic center, the shopping street Calle Colon and you will find the best restaurants around the corner. You are also only a couple of minutes away from the trendiest area of Valencia: Ruzafa with great restaurants and coffee hotspots.

NOTE: There are limited rooms available at the B&B! When it´s full you can also book another place to stay, ideally near the class location. Don´t hesitate to contact me for advice.

Click on their website to book your stay (contact me first, the citybreak will be confirmed with minimum 3 people)

Abcyou Bed & Breakfast

Abcyou Bed & Breakfast

Groupsize and language

The citybreak will be offered internationally. Depending on the group the classes will be given in English and/or Dutch. 
The group size will be a minimum of 3 and maximum of 12 people.

You will do different pre-choreographed workouts during your stay. The classes are suitable for all levels. Yogamats can be provided but you are welcome to bring your own.

Beach Albufera, El Saler

Beach Albufera, El Saler

Price: early bird price €195 before AUGUST 30, 2017. After: €240

What is included in the price?

  • 6 Essentrics classes
  • Brunch
  • Daytrip Albufera
  • Paella lunch
  • Tapas dinner
  • Acai 
  • Valencia info package with our tips about restaurants/bars, tours, excursions and must do’s in Valencia.

What is not included in the price?

  • accommodation
  • 3 hour bike tour with Tours in Valencia guide (bike rental included)
  • flight tickets
  • remaining/additional meals
  • costs for transportation and public transport
  • bike rental
  • additional tours/excursions
  • additional nights at Abcyou (before or after retreat)
  • your personal insurance e.g. travel & health insurance, cancellation insurance, liability insurance

Travel tips and practical information

Flights to Valencia are affordable and it is best to book your flight tickets as early as possible. Transavia is a great airline which flies from Amsterdam and Eindhoven. You can also fly with Vueling, a Spanish airline. On you can check different deals.

The airport of Valencia is small. You can easily take a metro into the city center. The trip takes 20 – 30 minutes and costs €3,90 one way.

Within the city center everything is walking distance. To get to the beach you can take the bus or metro. It is even better to get around the city by bike, Valencia is flat and easy to get around with all the new cycle paths and the old 10 km riverbed Turia.

How to sign up?

Sign up by sending an email to

I will send you a registration form with the terms and conditions for this citybreak. After signing and sending this form back and after receiving the 100 € deposit I will send you a package with all the practical information for your stay.

Please let us know if you have any questions or in case you need some more information!

hoping to welcome you in this citybreak and to share a unique Valencia experience with you!

Hasta luego!