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Spend 29 days at Orion immersing your body, mind, and spirit in yoga, detox, and healing. Receive a taste of Orion's various holistic therapies and treatments throughout your detox program. Together, healing and detox are a powerful combination to help you achieve total balance, wellness, and inner peace. Relax, restore, and reunite with your true self, inspiring your true potential and opportunity for greatness. The 29 Days Renew & Revitalize is the combination to help you detox to achieve wellness and inner peace. More or less you will learn how to adapt the lifestyle / dietary changes you are seeking to make at home for you.
All the accommodation options are situated amidst peaceful surroundings on or within walking distance to the beach. The bungalows have sea views - either overlooking the beach or the beautiful bay of Srithanu. The area boasts private and magical beaches that feature a beautiful coral reef, perfect for exploring marine life. The village of Srithanu is only a 500-meter walk away from the center. The accommodation will ensure you peace and quiet during your stay. The Orion Garden bungalows are located in the tropical gardens of the main Orion Healing Center campus, where swimming points are located within a 5-minute walk. Wi-Fi is available at the main center and restaurant.
Fasting is the worlds most ancient healing mechanism. It triggers a wondrous cleaning process that reaches right down to every cell and tissue in the body. Fasting is one of the best cures for the imbalances and diseases that occur due to our busy modern day lifestyles and diets. A detox is an effective way to deal with illnesses that conventional medicine cannot cure.
Fasting and detoxing is also an excellent preventative method, as most diseases start in our digestive tract and organs. Residues coming from the standard Western diet (meat and dairy, fast food, refined sugars and added salt), alcohol, chemicals and improper breakdown of cooked food are spread through the body and act as blockages. Illnesses are caused by those obstructions.
One of the most important benefits of fasting on this program is that it thoroughly cleans and detoxifies the bloodstream. This leads to an elimination of toxins and waste materials from the whole body. Yoga and massages will also speed up the process of detoxification by stimulating the circulation of blood and lymphatic fluid.
Orion Café restaurant offers a large variety of vegan meals (with the exception of raw yogurt and honey, also available for the non-vegans). They specialize in Traditional Thai dishes, Indian sets, Gourmet Raw food, Salads, vegan comfort food, Burgers, Sandwiches, raw desserts, etc. During the rest of your stay at Orion, you will get your breakfast, lunch, dinner and fresh juice each day.
The Orion Healing Detox Center is nestled in the serene Srithanu Bay in Koh Phangan, Thailand. The center is set in a natural tropical garden full of butterflies and exotic flowers. The tranquil and friendly environment of the center and surrounding village allows all guests to feel completely at ease.
Srithanu Village on Koh Phangan island, Thailand has become a hub for yogis and those on their spiritual journey. The area attracts healers, teachers, and students alike who all come together to create a real community feel. Many guests find themselves staying on after finishing their retreat at Orion and many more return each year, reaping the benefits of the relaxed pace of life, availability of healthy vegetarian food, and of course, the majestic sunsets that characterize this beautiful beach village.
Orion Cafe restaurant is run by a highly experienced raw chef who is also skilled with vegan/vegetarian, Ayurvedic and fusion cooking, incorporating Thai, Indian and Mexican dishes into the healthy menu.
The black mineral mud that is found in abundance on the shores of the Dead Sea has been shown to contain healing properties that are ideal for the treatment of a wide variety skin conditions and joint diseases. The writings of historians and doctors, dating as far back as the 1st century AD, speak openly of its near mystical and curative qualities.
Our natural Dead Sea mud contains 21 minerals and trace elements. It is unique in having multiple actions that enriches the skin with minerals, deep cleanses with a noticeable drawing action, exfoliates, and increases blood circulation. This revitalizes skin making it fresher and brighter.
Dead Sea mud rejuvenates the skin. The rich minerals and the mud tightening action promote circulation by increasing the supply of oxygen and removing the toxins from the skin, thus toning and firming up skin tissues, leaving the skin glowing and youthful looking.
Removing impurities from deep down this miracle mud penetrates pores to absorb accumulation of dirt, make-up residue, and excess fatty secretions like hardened sebum.
Dead Sea mud exfoliates dead skin cells. The fine, natural grain of the mud softly yet effectively sloughs off dead skin cells, leaving the skin looking fresh and radiant. This unique treatment replenishes and revitalizes the skin, restoring its natural suppleness and moisture levels.
In ancient times, the cone process was used in India, China, Tibet, Egypt, Atlantis, as well as the Aztec and Mayan cultures and the American Indian cultures.
Ear coning dates back to ancient times. The spiral of the cone and the herbal smoke in the ear work to draw out physical and emotional debris. This is relaxing and non-invasive. This process is excellent for all throat chakra related issues.
Orion Reiki uses the limitless source of universal life force energy to heal the physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual body. Healing negative beliefs and thought patterns held in your DNA from past traumas and experiences. An Orion Reiki treatment leaves people feeling relaxed at peace with the world and gives a general sense of wellbeing. There have been many cases of miraculous results too!
Theta healing uses your natural Theta brainwave state to access a deep state of relaxation and direction by your consciousness to heal.
This methodical therapy relieves tensions around the abdomen where you hold stress. You will feel improvements in your mood and physical freedom as organs are unblocked and digestion returns to normal.
Flights from Bangkok to Koh Samui
The nearest airport is in Koh Samui. Between Bangkok and Koh Samui, there are many daily services run by Bangkok Airways. Flying time about 50 minutes. See http://www.bangkokair.com/eng for more information about this.
A connecting ferry will have to be taken from Koh Samui to Koh Phangan (see ferry info below).
Flights from Bangkok to Surat Thani
Air Asia flies from Bangkok to Surat Thani daily, flying time is about 50 minutes. The transfer from Surat Thani airport to Donsak ferry port is by coach or taxi and takes about 1 hours. At Donsak, you transfer to the Raja ferry to Koh Phangan which takes 3 hours. Whilst the overall journey is longer than flying directly to Koh Samui, it can be cheaper to fly via Surat Thani, depending on the time of year.
There are many bus services from Bangkok to Koh Phangan. Most of these are sleeper buses. They can be booked from travel agencies in Bangkok or by going to the central bus station (Sia Thai). The journey takes about 10 hours to Donsak, the ferry port for boats going to Koh Phangan. From Donsak, the journey takes around 3 hours to Koh Phangan. Usually, the ferry is included in the price of the bus.
Ferries from Samui To Koh Phangan
The Seatran ferry leaves Koh Samui at 8:00 and 13:00.
The Lomprayah ferry leaves Koh Samui at 8:00, 11:15, 12:30, and 17:00.
The Seatran pier is located near the airport, approximately a 10 minute drive and the Lompraya pier is located 50 minutes from the airport.
The Lompraya peir is 50 minutes from the airport. Please take this in consideration when booking the rest of your journey. Ferries arrive in Koh Phangan at Thong Sala Pier.
Ferries from Koh Phangan to Koh Samui
The Seatran ferry leaves Koh Phangan at 11:00 and 16:30.
The Lomprayah ferry leaves Koh Phangan at: 7:15, 11:00, 12:00, and 16:20.
From Koh Samui airport, there is a shuttle service going to the ferry ports for Koh Phangan (this is usually available as a free service). Please ask for this service when you purchase the ticket for the ferry in the Seatran/Lompraya ferry counter as you exit Koh Samui airport.
Local taxis are available from the pier. Please inform the taxi to go to Orion Healing Center Srithanu. Please print out instructions in Thai to give to the taxi driver, this will avoid any unnecessary delay and frustration. Taxis are approximately 200 - 300 THB per person.
Trains leave Bangkok several times daily, the journey time is about 12 hours. Sleeping booths are available on some services. Leaving the train at Surat Thani, the transfer by coach or taxi from Surat Thani station to Donsak Peir takes about 1 hours. From Donsak, the ferry journey takes 3 hours to Koh Phangan.
There are 2 companies that run luxury coach services from Bangkok to Chumphon, which takes about 6 hours. At Chumphon, you transfer to a large express boat that stops at Koh Tao before arriving at Koh Phangan. The boat journey from Chumphon to Koh Phangan takes about 2 hours.