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Bali is the perfect holiday destination as it offers something special for everyone. This tropical paradise has a unique blend of modern tourist facilities combined with a rich past and heritage. The art and cultural hub of Ubud located in the lush mountainous area of Bali offers temples, scenic rice fields and volcanoes alongside healthy cafes, yoga studios and smiling locals. It is a town soaked in spirit and wonder that must be experienced to be believed. 

Join Fivelements in the heart of Ubud for 4 exciting days where you will learn and savour delectable flavours in this inspiring raw food culinary retreat for health, beauty and longevity. With Fivelements’ award-winning culinary team, you are embarking on an inspiring gastronomical journey! Study under the expertise of one of the world’s most highly regarded gourmet team of chefs that specialise in the art of raw food cuisine, and take home an in-depth understanding of this extraordinary 'Cuisine for Life'. In this exciting programme, the secrets of why this cuisine is among the fastest growing and most popular in the world will be unveiled to you. You will also gain vital information on what raw vegan living foods are and their benefits, as well as knowledge on how to prepare these mouth-watering meals at home.

Fivelements’ culinary pros will guide you through key techniques including juicing, sprouting, smoothies, sweet and savory blending, fermenting, low temperature baking and dehydrating. Learn numerous recipes and experience dynamic hands-on preparation, including blending flavours and textures of key seasonal ingredients and creating outstanding food presentations. Celebrate the closing of each day with delicious chef’s tastings from Fivelements Sakti Dining Room. This retreat includes a balance of daily culinary trainings with the healing sanctuary’s finest anti-ageing and natural rejuvenation therapies inspired by traditional Balinese remedies.

Enjoy a perfect combination of culinary inspiration and superfood therapies within the gracious surroundings of Fivelements’ eco-luxurious wellness retreat. The retreat package includes 3 nights accommodations on one of the exclusive riverside suites, gourmet healing cuisine, 2 culinary trainings, 1 choice of ultimate back, neck, and head massage or reflexology, 1 Sakti Bathing ritual in your private bath house, and airport transfers.

What is included

  • Accommodation
  • Air Conditioned Room
  • Airport Transfer
  • Equipment
  • All Meals
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • WiFi Internet

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Venue   Fivelements, Puri Ahimsa

This enchanting Balinese setting, with indoor and outdoor spaces set against the serene and beautiful backdrop of the sacred Ayung River, makes Fivelements, Puri Ahimsa an inspiring location for yoga & meditation retreats and other special events or celebrations.


Choose to hold your memorable retreat or program in the inspirational circular, bamboo Mandalas or two-storey Sakti Dining Room, within the lush gardens with their sacred spaces and medicinal gardens, or on the riverside terrace beside the beautiful pool.


Fivelements, Puri Ahimsa offers a full range of audio-visual and presentation equipment. The innovative planners are on hand to support organizers by tailoring offerings to the specific needs of each particular group, and its team of technical and service staff are trained to cater to every aspect of function and meeting requirements.


Mandala Meeting Rooms: Mandala Agung, and Mandala Alit and Madya are multi-function venues, which can host up to 300 people and be used for the Sacred Arts of yoga, martial arts, visual arts, dance, music, writing, expressive arts and healing, as well as for exhibitions, workshops, retreats, weddings/special occasions, company meetings and more. All are equipped with sound systems.


Fivelements, Puri Ahimsa is located at Banjar Baturning, Mambal, Bali, Indonesia. Most visitors will arrive at Ngurah Rai International Airport, also known as Denpasar International Airport.

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Living foods provide life force. Fundamental to personal health and a healthy planet, they support natural healing through cleansing to help you reach your highest potential. By integrating raw living foods into your daily life, you can look forward to wellness, greater energy and mental clarity, a positive outlook on life and spiritual awakening.

Living or raw foods are highly rejuvenating. Plant-based foods in their original, un-heated (uncooked) state are considered raw and alive. They include fruits, vegetables, grains, nuts, seeds, seaweed and fresh juices. When prepared uncooked or in a special dehydrating food dryer at less than 48 °C / 118°F , they retain the vital life force nutrients (vitamins, minerals, amino acids, oxygen) and living enzymes required to digest food, repair cellular damage and create billions of healthy new cells every day.

Raw foods provide the maximum amount of energy with minimal bodily effort, and have been proven to help treat degenerative conditions such as heart disease, diabetes and cancer. These nutrient-rich foods are also effective in treating allergies, digestive disorders, weak immune systems, high cholesterol, obesity and weight problems, as well as various mental, emotional and skin disorders.

You are to experience nature’s finest healing cuisine at Fivelements’ Sakti Dining Room, prepared by an expert team of devoted chefs. As part of your retreat, you will enjoy seven breakfasts, six lunches, and seven dinners - many of which you will have a hand in making and creating yourself! Prepare to be amazed at how delicious healthy food can truly be. 

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WHY YOU WILL LOVE THIS RETREAT

This retreat will show you all you need to know about staying healthy and eating for vibrancy. Enjoy this inspiring retreat with Fivelements and work with executive chefs to create culinary art. This exploration is aimed at nurturing your mind, body, and soul. Learn how to prepare great tasting healthy cuisine that is sure to delight a wide range of palates. Be dazzled by the simple yet sheer luxury that Fivelements offers and feel the most radiant you have in a long time!

Marionne B.

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  Bali, Indonesia

Bali is most known for its forested volcanic mountains, iconic rice paddies, beaches and coral reefs. The weather is fairly even all year round making it a perfect holiday destination. 

Along the southern coastline, you can find popular beaches and surf spots such as Kuta, Seminyak and Uluwatu. As you venture in land, you’ll discover Ubud, which is the gem for yoga and spiritual practice. Born to stardom by the bestselling book Eat, Pray Love, Ubud is home to many yoga centers, healthy restaurants, cafes and streets of local shops. The soft temple bells encapsulate Ubud’s magic with historic temples built on almost every street corner. Spend a few days in Ubud to appreciate it properly. It's one of those places where days can become weeks and weeks become months. If you’re here, don’t forget to visit the infamous Monkey Forest.


There are international flights daily to Depensar International airport from all over the world. And the best way to get around in Bali is by car service which you can organize ahead of time or right at the airport. There are plenty of drivers awaiting guests to the country who are happy to take you directly to your desired location with a smile.

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