Mt Bugurach and Rennes le Chateau from the Roof Terrace

Where we are – Santosha Yoga Retreat, France

We are situated in the small village of Conilhac de la Montagne in the department of Aude, in the region of Occitanie (formerly Languedoc-Roussillon), France.

We are situated 45 minutes south of the medieval City of Carcassonne, 1 hr 45 min from Toulouse, approximately 1 hr 30 min from the Mediterranean sea (can be 2hrs in peak season), 2hrs from the Spanish border, and 4 hrs from Barcelona.

How to get here:

WITHIN EUROPE

Carcassonne airport.

Low cost airline Ryanair into Carcassonne, 45min away.
Fly form the following cities into Carcassonne: Charleroi, Cork, Dublin, Porto, East Midlands, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Stansted, Manchester.
From here take the shuttle to the Carcassonne Gare, then a train to Limoux Gare, where we collect you.  If a group arrive together at Carcassonne airport we can arrange a pick up at a reasonable rate.

Beziers airport.

Ryanair fly into Beziers, which is 1hr 45 mins away.
You can fly from the following cities into Beziers: Bristol, Dusseldorf, Stockholm.
From here take the shuttle to Beziers train station, then take a train to Carcassonne, then one to Limoux Gare, where we will collect you.

Toulouse airport.

Ryanair fly into Toulouse from Stansted, Edinburgh, Belgium, Germany, Italy, Malta, Morocco, Poland and Spain.
Easyjet fly into Toulouse from LGW, Bristol and Luton. Plus many other many French cities and countries within Europe.
Take the shuttle to Toulouse-Matabiau train staion where TGV fast train runs regularly to Carcassonne. From Carcassonne you take the SNCF train to Limoux Gare, where we will collect you.

OUTSIDE EUROPE

Toulouse airport.

The nearest international airport is Toulouse, and the TGV fast train runs regularly to Carcassonne. From Carcassonne you take the SNCF train to Limoux Gare, where we will collect you.

If a group (minimum 4 people) arrive and/or depart roughly around the same time, we can arrange transportation from any of the above airports or train stations. Please contact Gillian or Neil for information.

Barcelona airport.

Some guests have found it cheaper to fly into Barcelona. From here you can get a train to Perpignan and then a bus to Quillan (it is one euro) where we will collect you. However, if you cannot make the bus connection (there are only 2 busses per day, none on Sundays) take the train to Carcassonne.  From here you take the train to Limoux gare, where we collect you.  If enough people arrive on the same day at Barcelona we can arrange a private commercial shuttle bus to drive you straight here.  Please contact Gillian for a quote.

By TGV

Carcassonne (45min) is connected to the TGV fast train network.  From here get a local train or bus to Limoux Gare, where we will collect you.

If you need help with travel arrangements, we are only too happy to help you.
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