Take a journey into deeper understanding and connection with yourself, nature, ocean, and life. Bukubaki invites you to relax and revive yourself in a unique and captivating eco-village, built using natural materials and powered by renewable energy. Start your days waking up in an enchanted forest of pine trees and eucalyptus. Allow the nurturing environment of mother nature to awaken your consciousness and in finding your inner power!
Airport transfer available:
Francisco de Sá Carneiro Airport (US$146 per person)
Airport transfer available:
Lisbon Portela Airport (US$146 per person)
Sleeping in the Canadian tent is one of the great dreams of all who are adventurous and dreamy at heart. At Bukubaki, you will make your childhood dream come true, without sacrificing elegance and privacy. Decorated with style and made with high quality eco-friendly materials, the Canadian tents are the comfortable retreat after an active day in natural surroundings.
Tents are made of waterproof cotton fabric, protected by an extra layer of the same material, based on an elevated wooden deck. Inside the tents reigns the simplicity of a camping experience with the comfort of a bed and handcrafted furniture. Canadian Room Comfort has a maximum capacity of two people and it has a double bed, an open closet, a wooden sun deck with table and chairs, free Wi-Fi, and shared sanitary facilities.
Stilt houses half-way between heaven and earth, like nests in the trees. A child’s dream come true, with the comfort of a kitchenette and a bathroom. With a capacity of four or six people, the Treehouses are equipped with ECO heating for those days when the sea breeze calls for a warm sweater, a cup of hot chocolate, a good novel or a sketchbook.
Treehouse with capacity for four people has two bedrooms (one bedroom with double bed, one bedroom with bunk bed), open closets, ECO heating, air conditioning, bathroom with shower, dining room with kitchenette (stove, fridge, kitchen utensils) and sun terrace, and free Wi-Fi.
Revive your body with a gentle Hatha yoga morning sessions, nourish yourself with healthy brunches and vegetarian evening meals, relax and unwind under the shade of pine trees at the salty swimming pool, and end your days with energizing Vinyasa flow yoga or surfing while the setting sun is painting the breathtaking scenery around you.
To fully rejuvenate yourself, Bukubaki includes a traditional Finnish wood burning sauna and Ayurvedic massage treatments in the program. Allow the nurturing environment of mother nature to awaken your consciousness and in finding your inner power.
Bukubaki eco yoga and surf retreat is the perfect opportunity to:
Yoga nourishes you on every level and it is equally important to feed the body, mind, and spirit, and here at Bukubaki, the program concentrates on the practice of asana (yoga postures), pranayama (breath control), and meditation and mantras (sacred sounds). Experience feelings of total well-being, release feelings of happiness, love, laughter, harmony and fun, and achieve life’s true success, that of a peaceful mind.
Bukubaki believes yoga and surf practices complement each other. Flexibility, balance, lung capacity and focus will add depth and awareness to your surfing experience. With gentle Vinyasa sessions, the flow of thoughts will be naturally cleansed, allowing you to surf the wave of life, with no fear. Surfing, on the other hand, will teach you to dance and play with waves, receiving strength from the ocean and learning the great lesson of focus.
All professional instructors of Bukubaki surf school are passionate about helping their students find their own personal style and creatively express themselves.
Also included, to book individually upon arrival:
The schedule is subject to change due to weather and surf conditions. All participants shall be advised at least one day in advance. Surf session on the last day is optional.
To get to know the surroundings and the breathtaking landscapes around the peninsula of Peniche, Bukubaki will take you on a 1.5-hour wave tour.
This retreat will take place in Ferrel, Portugal.
Daily brunch, daily detox, and two vegetarian dinners are included for your stay. You will be served daily fresh, local brunches and delicious Italian dinners. Moreover, you will also be served unlimited water or tea.
If you have special dietary requirements, it's a good idea to communicate it to Bukubaki when making a reservation.
Wake up between the trees and ride on one of the bikes to explore the stunning nature around Bukubaki. Suitable for everyone, the fat bikes are a proper two-wheel offroad vehicle that allows you to experience the adventure and thrill of wild paths to enchanting bays and awesome views. Take part in the bike tours to reach the ocean cliffs of the silver coast ecological reserve, with expert and passionate local guide, or go wild through woods and ocean cliffs, to reach unforgettable landscapes, drenched in the smell of earth, resin, and salty water.
With unique shape and design, the concrete bowl is entirely hand-made and already offers local riders a chance to grind to their heart’s delight. Bukubaki skate school is intended as a preparatory training to surf, a workout on a stationary wave, so that you can go surfing already as a rider at heart. Lessons are taught by expert instructors trained in teaching kids and adults of all abilities, beginners to advanced. The goal is to promote a safe and fun learning experience for all skaters, from the first steps to the most advanced skills.
Use the A8 motorway (highway) for most of the distance.
Please book your flight to arrive at Lisbon Portela Airport (LIS) and Porto Airport (OPO). Transfer from and to these airports is available upon request.
In addition to the Portuguese airlines (TAP-Air Portugal and Portugália Airlines), many low-cost airlines (such as Easyjet, Ryanair) connect the main European cities with daily flights to Lisbon and Porto. Peniche is situated about 90 kilometers north from Lisbon. Porto is about 260 kilometers from Peniche, about three hours from Porto Airport (OPO).
You can get to Peniche in an hour and a half by bus from Lisbon, with two different companies. One is from Campo Grande Terminal (metro station Campo Grande), the other from Sete Rios (metro station Jardim Zoologico). Both terminals are located ten minutes by taxi from the airport, but also reachable by metro. A small shuttle aerobus rounding every 40 minutes, is also connected with Sete Rios bus station. From Peniche bus terminal, you can reach Bukubaki in ten minutes by car / taxi.
Direct buses from Porto take about four and a half hours although most of them drive via Coimbra, so the total journey can take five or six hours.
Peniche does not have a train station. The closest station is 30 kilometres inland. It is possible to get to Caldas da Rainha and Torres Vedras by train, and then reach Peniche by local bus, but Bukubaki does not suggest this option.