The mystical Central American nation of Costa Rica is a place of stunning and lush jungle scenery, jaw-dropping beaches and an altogether welcoming country where you can lose yourself in the mists of ancient time and find yourself all over again. Your true deep self. And if you decide to embark on a yoga retreat Costa Rica has it all.
If you know anything about yoga and travel, you’ll be aware that it’s all about getting in tune with yourself and your surroundings. Well, the all-encompassing nature of Costa Rica is the perfect backdrop for achieving inner calm and ultimate bliss. Doing yoga in Costa Rica is one of the best things you can do for yourself while in this magical place.
If you’re planning a getaway and looking for an awesome Costa Rica yoga retreat, you’ve come to the right place!
Yoga Retreats Costa Rica: Where to go
In your quest to find an amazing yoga retreat in Costa Rica, you can’t go wrong with OM at Cashew Hill in Puerto Viejo. It’s six days and nights of unbridled yoga bliss, and is specifically designed for people who work in the wellness business and need some care, love and attention for themselves – though you don’t have to be any such professional and can just come to unwind and get away from it all, no matter what you do, and particularly during oftentimes stressful holidays.
Here, at this great Costa Rica yoga retreat, you’ll enjoy daily yoga classes as well as breathwork and an astounding cacao ceremony that will have you mesmerized. Vegetarian meals – breakfast and dinner – are included and you’ll have lots of time to do what you like, including exploring the lush local area.
Designed for the solo traveller, this mediation and yoga holiday at the Vista Verde Guest House in the popular Limon area of Costa Rica is a real treat. You’ll be transformed as you enjoy a deeply immersive experience into the rejuvenating world of health and wellness. Surrounded by lush jungle, spectacular sun and purifying sea, all your stresses will simply melt away as you give yourself over to the reconnection with nature that you deserve.
This top-level yoga retreat in Costa Rica features daily yoga classes and meditation sessions, sound healing and homemade organic breakfasts you’ll love. Plus, you’ll be able to use the communal kitchen to conjure up any fare you want — and you’ll have three night’s accommodation.
A great way to connect with yourself is by combining surfing and yoga, and it’s all happening at Selina Santa Teresa in Santa Teresa, Puntarenas. It’s awesome and fun Costa Rica yoga with a real edge, and daily calming yoga classes and daily and exhilarating surf lessons. It’s a true yin yang experience.
Several yoga styles are taught, including Hatha, Vinyasa and Ashtanga, and you can be a novice, intermediate yogi or advanced. You’ll be transported to the beach and back for your surf lessons and have six nights’ accommodation – either in a shared dorm or private room – along with meals, wifi and lots more. It all adds up to great adventure in Costa Rica, and a total bliss-out.
If you love yoga and are also fond of the finer things in life, you’ll be in seventh heaven at this four-day “reset detox” retreat in the tiny town of Atenas in the Costa Rican province of Alajuela. Inside, you’ll be in the lap of luxury as you do your restorative yoga classes; and outside, the surroundings are a spectacular mix of mountains and coffee plantations that are a visual feast in one of the best climates in the world. Everything you need is included, including sumptuous accommodation and all your meals – with vegetarian, vegan and raw food options – and you’ll have access to a stress-melting spa, cooling pool, high-temperature steam room and lots more to make this one amazing yoga retreat in Costa Rica.
This is the perfect yoga retreat Costa Rica can offer for those who want to do some yoga but don’t have a whole lot of time. It’s in San Pablo in the mountainous Central Valley and spectacular nature is the theme and the stunning backdrop. It’s essentially a mini yoga retreat in Costa Rica in which you’ll have just two yoga classes and also do some meditation while enjoying three meals a day made from organic foods. Accommodation is for three nights in a mini-suite, and you’ll also be treated to a full body massage that will last an hour. This quick yoga retreat in Costa Rica also includes a day tour to the stunning Carara National Park and Pacific Beach.
Surfing and yoga – what could be better? At Dominical Beach, you can have it all. If you’re adventurous and energetic and want to experience some amazing yoga in Costa Rica, this is the place for you. In this happening beach town with super year-round waves, you can combine the joys of surfing and yoga, which are different disciplines yet surprisingly similar (balancing on a board, anyone?)
It’s a two-in-one Costa Rica retreat includes three yoga classes and one surfing lesson, as well as two night’s accommodation and all the equipment you’ll need for both activities.
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