Area Information

Area Info

The Jalon Valley

Also known as “Vall del Pop” is situated in the Marina Alta area on Costa Blanca north, a wonderful mix of coastline & mountains.

The Valley boasts some of the most magnificent scenery in Spain, it’s quite simply stunning. A landscape renowned for its olive, pine and almond trees intermingled with citrus groves and vineyards and it’s sprinkling of villages which all have a typical Spanish flavour.

Enjoying a characteristic Mediterranean climate, with summer days filled with blue skies and sun shine and during the winter months the area is protected against the cold north winds by the surrounding Sierra de Bernia and the Sierra del Forner mountains.

Area Info

Village of Jalon (Xalo)

At the heart of the valley is the village of Jalon. With its blue domed church that dominates the skyline. The Tuesday market is held here in the Old Square “Plaza Mayor” around the fountain, selling local produce and specialities. Roaming around the many small streets, you will discover the charm of this typical Spanish village.

The Retreat is located in picturesque surroundings on the out skirts of the village of Jalon. To the north east and just over an hour’s drive from Alicante airport and only 20 minutes away from the town of Calpe and its beautiful beaches and 25 minutes from the small costal town Moraira.


The area averages nearly 3,000 hours of sunshine each year and the average temperature easily exceeds 20 degrees. In 1986 the World Health Organisation recommended the climate of the area as one of the most equitable in the world – neither too hot in the summer nor too cold in the winter. On average it can boast 325 sunny days each year making it an ideal all year round destination.

So if you’re looking for a Health retreat, Weight loss retreat, Detox retreat, Fitness retreat or you simply just want to just kick back, unwind whilst enjoying a relaxing holiday, then Bohdi Retreat fits the bill for all of these and so much more….