Yoga Retreats: What to Expect and Where to Go

Are you looking for a yoga retreat to relax and recharge? Whether you're looking for a short weekend getaway or an intensive yoga retreat, there are plenty of options available. From San Telmo to Ibiza, Goa to Devon, there are yoga retreats all over the world that offer a variety of activities and accommodations.

Yoga Retreats: What to Expect and Where to Go

Are you looking for a yoga retreat to relax and recharge? Whether you're looking for a short weekend getaway or an intensive yoga retreat, there are plenty of options available. From San Telmo to Ibiza, Goa to Devon, there are yoga retreats all over the world that offer a variety of activities and accommodations. The Unplugged weekend at Schumacher College in Totnes is a great option for those looking for a short break. The week includes mindfulness practices, yoga and meditation classes, and walks along the coast and inland.

Accommodation is provided in simple bungalows in nearby Bamboo Huts. For those looking for a longer stay, Bamboo Yoga in Goa offers three-night yoga breaks with three sessions each day with different teachers. In addition to two yoga classes a day, there are pranayama (breathing) and meditation classes, an asana alignment workshop, Thai massages, and free steam baths. Suryalila in Andalusia is another great option for those looking for an intensive yoga retreat.

The old olive farm in the foothills of the Sierra de Grazalema has three yoga shalas, including the Om Dome, a cathedral-shaped tent. If an intensive yoga retreat seems too restrictive, Adventure Yogi has a B&B and yoga option in Ibiza with plenty of flexibility. On a beautiful estate near Totnes, Sharpham Trust offers mindfulness, meditation and yoga retreats with different visiting teachers throughout the year. They also offer week-long adventure and yoga retreats that combine classes twice a day with activities ranging from canyoning and kayaking to flamenco dancing.

Finally, there is the Yoga Festival from June 9 to 16 on a beautiful estate near Totnes. There is a variety of accommodations available, from glamping to dorms or luxurious rooms. No matter what type of yoga retreat you're looking for, there are plenty of options available all over the world. From San Telmo to Ibiza, Goa to Devon, you're sure to find the perfect retreat for your needs.