Spiritual Retreat by Lucia Giovannini and Nicola Riva

Awakening Your Senses and Renewing Your Spirit

Letting Go of What No Longer Serves You and Experience Profound Growth and Transformation

28 Jan - 04 Feb 2024

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    Holistic Wellbeing

    Experience a shift in your mental, physical, and emotional wellbeing, and cultivate love toward yourself.

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    Community Connection

    Immerse yourself in a supportive community that uplifts and inspires you.

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Spiritual Retreat by Lucia Giovannini and Nicola Riva

Embark on a spiritual journey and discover the astounding beauty of Luang Prabang, where ethnic-cultural heritage, ancient temples, stunning cruises, vibrant ceremonies, majestic waterfalls, and the remarkable presence of moon bears await. 

In this retreat, you’ll have the opportunity to reconnect with your inner self, release anything that no longer serves you rejuvenate your body, and nourish your soul. In the mystical heart of Laos, Luang Prabang – the realm of one million elephants –is the perfect backdrop to awaken your senses and renew your spirit. If you’ve been yearning for peace and clarity, this retreat will set you on a path of personal growth and enlightenment.

You’ll venture into practices that enrich your soul, including daily meditations for inner peace, Chi Kung and Tai Chi classes, and teachings of the ‘A Whole New Life’ method for profound transformation. Not only will you have the space for reflection to discover who you are but you’ll develop tools to improve your relationship with yourself and others.

Our Practitioners

Experts Leading Your Journey

Lucia Giovannini

Lucia in Luang Prabang

Lucia Giovannini

Lucia Giovannini, an internationally recognized expert, leads a life driven by a profound calling. Her childhood memories in Africa shaped her perspective on the beauty and challenges of life. Leaving a successful career as a model behind, Lucia dedicated herself to the pursuit of inner growth and improving the lives of others.

With a Doctorate in Psychology, certifications as a Firewalking Master Trainer and NLP Trainer, and as an author of best-selling books, she empowers individuals to navigate personal transformation. As the founder of the Tutta un’altra vita® method and co-founder of Bless You International, Lucia’s work touches hearts and inspires positive change. 

Nicola Riva

Nicolas Rivas

Nicola Riva

Nicolas Riva is a dedicated practitioner, bringing a wealth of experience from his diverse background. Fuelled by his curiosity and childhood dreams of becoming an astronaut, Nicolas embarked on a personal journey of self-discovery. His own transformation inspired him to share his knowledge and assist others in their pursuit of success. As a Firewalking Master Trainer, NLP Trainer, and Executive Coach, Nicolas co-founded Bless You! And authored the book “Easy Negotiation.” Today, he finds immense fulfilment in helping individuals overcome obstacles and achieve their goals.

The Journey Ahead

Spirituality, Vitality, and Well-Being

You'll embark on an incredibly spiritual adventure in the heart of Laos and experience life-changing experiences, including:

  • 1

    Cultivating Peace

    You'll be guided through meditation, Chi-kung, and Tai-chi classes to harmonize your mind and body.

  • 2

    Connecting with Nature

    In the tropical jungles of Luang Prabang, you'll have time to rediscover your deep connection with nature.

  • 3

    Spiritual and Cultural Immersion

    You'll have the opportunity to marvel at stunning temples, explore local markets, participate in almsgiving, cruise along the Mekong River, indulge in authentic Lao food, and much more.

  • 4

    Exploring Personal Empowerment

    You'll experience profound teachings and exercises from 'A Whole New Life System' and the 'Lose Weight Easy' method, offering you a roadmap to achieve better health emotionally, mentally, and physically.

  • 5

    Beautiful Excursions

    You'll also immerse yourself in beautiful sights, such as the Kuang Si Waterfalls, and enjoy free time for activities like kayaking and mountain biking. Additionally, you'll have the opportunity to visit the Moon Bear Recovery Center, where you can meet these animals up close and contribute to preserving this endangered species.

  • 6

    Holistic Healing Activities

    You'll indulge in steam baths, purifying ceremonies, and rejuvenating massages.

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What you’ll get

  • Accommodation in double bedrooms or glamping tents with private bathrooms at The Namkhan Eco Resort and Farm
  • Organic breakfast sourced from the lodge’s synergistic vegetable garden
  • Rechargeable water and in-room coffee/tea/herbal tea supplies
  • Access to the pool and gym facilities
  • Transfer to and from Luang Prabang Airport
  • Wi-Fi access within the hotel premises
  • Guided tours of Luang Prabang and its key attractions
  • Excursions to Kuang Si waterfalls and natural reserves
  • Dawn cruise on the Mekong River
  • Participation in the almsgiving ceremony
  • Exploration of local markets and artisan stalls
  • Traditional organic vegetarian/vegan dinner or lunch as per the itinerary
  • Soul-enriching Baci ceremony
  • Two traditional massages and steam baths
  • Transfer during the program
  • Personal growth workshop and diverse activities
  • Comprehensive assistance throughout your stay in Luang Prabang


  • Meals and excursions are not specified in the program
  • Beverages and personal expenses
  • Gratuities for drivers, guides, and porters
  • Laundry and incidental expenses
  • Possible entry visa fees and airport taxes in Laos
  • International flights
  • Any services not explicitly outlined in the program
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Venue information

The Namkhan Luang Prabang

The Namkhan Resort & Eco-Farm, located along the banks of the Nam Khan River in Luang Prabang, Laos, offers a green sanctuary surrounded by stunning natural beauty. The resort occupies 4 acres and provides an exceptional retreat experience, blending a tranquil ambiance with luxurious amenities. The gorgeous suites and tents are part of the allure, allowing you to freely reconnect with nature. Moreover, The Namkhan boasts a 150m2 yoga platform, completely covered by a roof. The yoga platform overlooks the shimmering river, ensuring your retreat continues rain or shine. Amidst lush tropical gardens, you can enjoy a refreshing workout in the outdoor gym, equipped with free weights, and kettlebells. The gym also includes TRX straps, fit balls, pilates equipment, ring rows, and more.

The Namkhan Luang Prabang

The Namkhan Eco Resort and Farm
Namkhan tent Glamping
Colorful meal


What Our Clients Says

Last year the seminar was so good. I’ve changed for the better and learned how to `overcome my obstacles. This year I found inner peace and strength for my body and soul. Next year I am coming back! Thank you!

Ingrid, Belgium

This extraordinary seminar really did miracles for my life.

Doreen, Holland

Are You Ready to Embrace Your Full Self?

Embark on a journey that centers on you, helping you discover peace in your heart, balance in your body, and stillness in your mind, as well as exploring the beautiful scenery of Laos.