The Enchanted Mountain Center celebrated its 10 year anniversary in December 2013. The center was designed and built by Joseph and Lilian Le Page.
Enchanted Mountain is the home of the Integrative Yoga Institute (a nonprofit organization) and is located in Garopaba on the coast of Santa Catarina, Brazil. The Enchanted Mountain Center occupies an area of 50 hectares of Atlantic Forest. Built on the slopes of beautiful mountains rich in native vegetation, it is home to waterfalls, trails and natural settings. The cottages, classrooms, reception and cafeteria were built using recycled demolition materials.
Among the facilities offered by Enchanted Mountain are comfortable accommodations for up to 100 people, two practice halls, and a meditation room specially designed for the practice of Yoga, Meditation, Pilates, dance, lectures and workshops for the purpose of self-awareness and well-being.
Meals produced in the very center follow vegetarian guidelines and are served in a spacious and airy atmosphere of warmth and responsiveness. ((incluir foto da recepção/refeitório)
Ganesha Room has an area of 180m². Octagonal in shape, it offers a broad view of the magic and beauty of nature around you. Equipped with a fireplace, yoga mats, blankets, bolsters, blocks and meditation chairs, it has restrooms and a water purifier, plus a covered terrace suitable for celebrations.
Patañjali room also has an area of 180m². According to the concept of sustainability espoused by its founders, this space is ideal for the development of various activities. Near the entrance you find a delicate lake that is home to beautiful carp and incites meditation and contemplation. From its balcony you can admire the view of the Enchanted Valley, with traces of the ocean in the background, on the horizon. The room is equipped with yoga accessories and equipment for the practice of Pilates. The Patañjali room is heated, has restrooms and a water purifier. (incluir foto)
Saraswati Temple has an area of 90m². The Temple is an ideal place to practice meditation and yoga nidra. It is equipped with accessories for yoga practice, restrooms, and water purifiers. The acoustics of this room is excellent, which makes it ideal for celebrations and kirtans.
The Dhanvantari Ayurvedic Therapy Centre has been specially designed and built for this purpose, with six rooms and two Ayurvedic saunas. It offers a complete selection of therapies and Ayurvedic massages.
The Enchanted Mountain Center annually receives groups from Brazil and abroad who come to complete programs in Yoga and Meditation, participate in Yoga and Ayurveda retreats, or courses in various other areas of personal development.
Feel welcome to bring your group to enjoy our sacred space.