Retreats

COMO Shambhala hosts residential wellness retreats, workshops, seminars and other holistic health-related events at our properties worldwide. Led by renowned visiting masters, these events focus on improving guests’ yoga, Pilates and other wellness practices with a results-driven agenda. They generally involve five hours of practice each day over a five-day period and may also include workshops, COMO Shambhala Cuisine and appropriate therapies.

Current Retreats


  • COMO Shambhala
    Date: 18th May 2015 to 24th May 2015
    Teacher: David Melladew
    Led by COMO Shambhala’s head of Oriental Medicine David Melladew, this new retreat combines daily Qigong sessions with meditation and hiking in the Himalayan mountains.

  • COMO Shambhala
    Date: 1st August 2015 to 7th August 2015
    In August 2015, COMO Shambhala Retreat at Uma by COMO, Paro is pleased to welcome yoga expert Elena Brower. Elena will lead a brand new six-night residential package

  • COMO Shambhala
    Date: 9th November 2015 to 13th November 2015
    Teacher: Elena Brower
    This November, Parrot Cay by COMO will welcome Elena Brower to lead a week-long course in the calming surrounds of COMO Shambhala Retreat. Elena is an experienced yoga teacher who blended the worlds of art and yoga together in her groundbreaking book Art of Attention, which is now in its second printing run.