Information about your stay at Menorca IRC

When you have arranged your flight please inform us of when you will arrive so that we can organise your accommodation and meals.

Extra nights at Menorca IRC – If you would like to arrive a few days before or leave a few days after your course then please arrange this with the Admin Director prior to your arrival.

Deposit – If you have only paid a deposit then the remaining balance will need to be paid on arrival. This can be paid by cash (€) or by credit card.

Sadhanas: Please bring a copy of the sadhanas in English used for the retreat. There will be some copies available in both English and Spanish in our shop. The Prayers for the course will be in Spanish unless otherwise stated.

Torch: There is an unlit path from the retreat house to the temple so we recommend that you bring a torch for the evening sessions.

Accommodation: If you have booked a room then bedding and towels are provided. If you have booked dorm accommodation then you will need to bring a towel and sleeping bag.

Sa Roca : IRC Menorca is located in the centre of the island (the Island is 10 miles across at its widest and 35 miles long.) It has beautiful walks and is known for its tranquillity. It is a secluded area with no nearby shops or beaches. Therefore please ensure that you have all your essentials with you before you arrive (there is a small pharmacy and shop in the airport). If you wish to explore the island before or after the retreat then you may wish to hire a car. There are many companies on the Island with many competitive prices.

Car hirethere are many competitive car hire companies on the island so its worth shopping around, however try these three first:

http://www.alquilercochesmenorca.com/

http://www.autospt.com/

http://www.alquilercochesmenorcaa.com/

Travel:

Flights: There are direct flights to Menorca (Maó) Airport from Manchester and London (& more) airports during tourist seasons. It may be worth looking also for connecting flights via Barcelona and Mallorca  during other seasons or for better deals.

There are direct flights from:

Manchester

Leeds Bradford

London Gatwick

Getting here from the airport:

By taxi from the airporta taxi from the airport will cost around 30€ (5€ more for nights, Sundays and fiestas). We recommendAsociación de Radio Taxi Menorca Tel: 971367111. When they drop you off at the temple call us and we can pick you up and bring you to the retreat house.

If the Taxi does not know where the temple is, show them the following:

CÓMO LLEGAR

Si vienes de Alaior, encontrarás el Templo siguiendo el Camí den Kane y desviándote por el camino de Sa Cucanya. Si lo sigues, llegarás a Sa Roca.

By Bus & Taxi – you can get a bus from the airport to Mahon (Maó) bus station costing 2.60€. Then you will need a bus to Es Mercadalwhich will cost 2.60€. from Mercadal you can call a taxi to take you to the temple costing 20€ (5€ more for nights, Sundays and fiestas). We recommend Asociación de Radio Taxi Menorca Tel: 971367111. When they drop you off at the temple call us and we can pick you up and bring you to the retreat house.

Car hire – there are many competitive car hire companies on the island so its worth shopping around, however try these three first:

http://www.alquilercochesmenorca.com/

http://www.autospt.com/

http://www.alquilercochesmenorcaa.com/

Our contact details:

CENTRO INTERNACIONAL DE RETIRO DHARMA KADAM

El Templo Para La Paz

Parcelas: D56 y D36A

Sa Roca

Es Mercadal

Tell: 971 091 038 / 691 158 656

Email: centrodharmakadam@gmail.com

Web: www.meditaenmenorca.org