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Robin Rose Bennett – retreat (Manzanillo, Costa Rica)

Marina Snyder

February 1 @ 2:30 pm - February 8 @ 5:00 am

Teachings from the Plants

Healing for Ourselves & Our Beloved Earth

With Robin Rose Bennett


Trip Itinerary

Wednesday, February 1st
  • 2:30 PM Group meets at Juan Santamaria Airport in San Jose Costa Rica and departs for Manzanillo (try to get flights arriving no later that 1pm)
  • 8:30 Welcome and brief orientation (Bring USD you can use to pay for food when our shuttle stops along the way to Manzanillo and enough to last you a couple days until we go to an ATM, the town we stay in has no ATM, little cash is needed but is nice for purchasing water, souvenirs, snacks etc.)
Thursday, February 2nd
  • 8:00 am Breakfast
  • 9:00 Welcome orientation and tour of Manzanillo with Molly – open ceremony with Robin Rose and group
  • 12:00 Group lunch
  • 1:30 Herbal Medicine the Wise & Wild Woman Way Part 1: Client session with herbal recommendations with Robin Rose
  • 6:30 Dinner
  • *breakfast, lunch, and dinner included on this day

Friday, February 3rd
  • 7:30am Breakfast
  • 8:30 Field trip: indigenous ethnobotanical tour and chocolate making – BriBri waterfall hike with Javier
  • 1:00 Group lunch and break
  • 3:00 Herbal Medicine the Wise & Wild Woman Way Part II: How to create a realistic herbal healing plan for yourself with Robin Rose
  • 6:30 Group dinner

*breakfast, lunch, and dinner included this day

Saturday, February 4th
  • 8:00 Breakfast
  • 9:00 am Leave to go to Puerto Viejo Farmers Market – meet local farmers – see local tropical produce
  • Free day to relax, have fun, and explore Puerto Viejo!

*breakfast included on this day

Sunday, February 5th
  • 8:00 Breakfast
  • 9:00 Bush medicine walk of the caribe sur with Alda
  • 12:00 Group lunch and break
  • 1:30 Herbal Self Care Class with Robin Rose and Molly
  • 6:30 Group dinner

*breakfast, lunch, and dinner are included on this day

Monday, February 6th
  • 7:00 Breakfast
  • 7:30 Jungle hike in Gandoca-Manzanillo National Reserve
  • 12:00 Group Lunch
  • 2:00 Free afternoon and evening – relax and enjoy!

*breakfast, lunch provided on this day

Tuesday, February 7, 2017th
  • 8:00 Group breakfast
  • 9:00 Healing our Spiritual Hearts with Herbs class with Robin Rose
  • 12:00 Group lunch and break
  • ​2:00 Traditional coconut oil making class – Caribbean cooking class with Luba and Despedida
  • Dinner
  • Closing ceremony
Wednesday, February 8th
  • Tour ends
  • 5:00 Private shuttle leaves for San Jose Airport with locally baked breakfast goodness in hand! (estimated 10am arrival)

For more information and to register, click here.


February 1 @ 2:30 pm
February 8 @ 5:00 am


Centro Ashé Community Herbal Center
Manzanillo, Caribe Sur Costa Rica + Google Map