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Tickets canceled by July 13th will be refunded, minus $100.00 processing fee. No cancellations after July 14th will be accepted. Cancellation requests should be sent to tickets@udaya.com.

Absolutely! You can gain access Udaya Live and enjoy all the retreat has to offer (except accommodation and meals). We offer a
5-day Pass.

No. Retreat-goers purchase their own plane tickets. Sofia International Airport (SOF) is 66 km/35 miles from the retreat grounds.

Yes, we offer a one time transfer of a retreat pass to a friend or family member. Transfers can be made by emailing tickets@udaya.com.

Kids under 6

Kids 6 to under 12
Accommodation: FREE
Meals: 20 Euro per day

Kids 12 and older
Regular Ticket Price


Check in:         August 14th ­at 3:00pm

Check out:       August 19th at ­12:00pm

We say hello on August 14th at 4:30 on the AIR Stage with meditation with Punnu Wasu, followed Sianna Sherman’s Radiant Chakra Flow. Then we’ll float right into the divine sounds of Jaya Lakshmi & Ananda. Dinner begins at 6:00pm. The Opening Ceremony starts at 8:00pm in the FIRE Room followed by music, music, music.

We say see you next year on August 19th at breakfast from 7:30 – 10:00am. Check out is 12:00pm.

For your practice – yoga mat, sweat towel, water bottle. For the spa – bathing suit, swim cap (available in spa shop) & flip flops. For after the sun goes down – layers of clothing. For hotel check in & retreat registration – your ID, driver’s license or passport. For charging your devices – electrical Adapter Type E/F (standard Europe).

Every buffet meal offers plenty of options for vegans, vegetarians, and carnivores alike.

The currency of Bulgaria is the Bulgarian Leva.

There is an ATM within the hotel. There is also a currency exchange booth in the Sofia International Airport (SOF).

Yes. There are a handful of vegan and vegetarian restaurants in the capital city of Sofia. We recommend doing some research on happycow.net.

Travel & Hotel

Bulgaria is a country in South Eastern Europe. It is bordered by Romania to the North, Serbia and Macedonia to the West, Greece and Turkey to the South, and the Black Sea to the East.

Sofia International Airport (SOF) in Bulgaria.

Non citizens need a passport to enter the Bulgaria. *Please note: all passports must be valid at least six months from your date of travel. Depending on where your passport was issued you may or may not need a visa. For up to date information on travel visas to Bulgaria visit the Bulgarian Embassy website.

RIU Resort

Located in South Eastern Europe, RIU Pravets is a 4-star luxury resort on the shore of Pravets Lake nestled between two pristine mountain ranges, just 45 minutes from the capital city of Sofia, Bulgaria.

Quater Ezeroto, 8
Pravets – Bulgaria – 2161
Tel: (+359) 2 9024100

Visit the Riu Pravets Resort Website

Fly into Sofia International Airport (SOF) in Bulgaria, just 45 minutes from the Udaya Live Retreat location. Our team will be there to greet you, holding an UDAYA LIVE sign and they will guide you to your shuttle. Complimentary shuttle service is available on August 13th & 14th, however hotel accommodation for the 13th is not included in your ticket.

Be sure to reserve your seat, schedule your complimentary airport shuttle here.


No problem. As long as you make a shuttle reservation, we will be waiting for you regardless of what time you land. A complimentary shuttle service is also available on August 13th, however hotel accommodation for the 13th is not included.

Coming in early? Staying late? Contact RIU Pravets Resort directly to book your extra nights.

Pepa Pancheva
Reservation Agent / RIU Pravets Golf  & SPA Resort
t: +359 2 90 24 100
m: +359 882 550 782
e: reservationspravets@tts.bg