Best Coastal Yoga Retreats
- Created: 16 June 2016 16 June 2016
Add some vitamin D and sea salt to your yoga practise on a coastal yoga holiday that will leave you sun-kissed, rejuvenated and with a feeling of total wellness. Rather than a typical fly-and-flop holiday by the coast, give yourself the gift of sunrise yoga performed on scenic coastlines, supplemented by exhilarating water sports and indulgent spa treatments. Welcoming yogis of all levels and under the guidance of expert tuition you can choose to start learning yoga on holiday, or focus on strengthening and developing your existing practise. Whichever path you choose, you will return home re-balanced, rested and restored.
Head to a tropical island paradise in the Caribbean for Vedic yoga philosophy sessions and kayaking, combine yoga with guided meditation to achieve mental clarity in Greece or move into downward dog while on a floating paddleboard in Bali. Experience a transformative escape when you choose a yoga retreat that comes with coastline views, ocean breeze and the sparkling sea to revitalise your body, mind and soul.
Bali: Komune Resort Yoga & Spa
Witness stunning beauty of the sorroundings at Komune Resort
Set amongst the serene beauty of the Balinese coastline, rejuvenate your well-being on a yoga and spa retreat that will revive body, mind and soul. Target any deep muscle tension with a roll and release yoga class, learn how to continue your practise at home with a private tuition session or head out onto the ocean with paddleboard yoga. Breathe in fresh sea air with a sunrise beach run before heading out on a rice paddy cycle tour to soak in some culture. Cleanse and renew with holistic spa treatments, including one from a Balinese healer and return home from your coastal yoga retreat fully transformed.
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Costa Rica: Florblanca Yoga or Pilates
Meditate and balance you well-being with the relaxing vibes at Florblanca
Fill your lungs with the tropical ocean air of Costa Rica as you benefit from expert tuition on a yoga and Pilates holiday that will renew and restore your sense of well-being. A must-visit for any coastal yoga devotee, centre your mind and tone your muscles in the stunning seaside open-air dojo with private yoga or Pilates classes. Head out with your surf board to catch some waves or return to nature with a horseback ride along the coastline to relax body and mind. In the evening, lie back in a shady hammock or pamper yourself at the spa with a coconut scrub.
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St Lucia: The BodyHoliday Yoga or Pilates
Enjoy beachside fitness activities overlooking the crystal blue beaches at The BodyHoliday
Combine private yoga and Pilates classes with a myriad of water sports on a coastal yoga retreat on the sun-soaked Caribbean island of St. Lucia. Reconnect with your inner calm through yoga or build a lean physique with Pilates, supplemented by group Tai Chi and meditation classes on a singles yoga holiday that offers a diversity of wellness pursuits. Skim over the ocean on water skis, explore the reefs with scuba diving or indulge your inner child with a thrilling session of tubing. A daily luxurious spa treatment at the award-winning wellness centre will complete your sense of well-being.
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Morocco: Paradis Plage Yoga
Overhaul your well-being with enjoyable fitness activities at Paradis Plage
Facing on to a private beach along the exotic coastline of southwest Morocco, this coastal yoga retreat is a haven for those looking to learn or develop their yoga practise by the ocean. Watch the sun rise and set as you move through asanas in the stunning coastal yoga pavilion with classes three times a day. In between, paddle along the coast in a canoe, get competitive with a round of beach volleyball or challenge yourself with coastline running for a yoga and fitness holiday you will never forget. Later soothe tired muscles with a traditional Moroccan spa treatment for complete mind and body rejuvenation.
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Turks & Caicos: Parrot Cay Yoga & Pilates
Energise your inner self with a beachside yoga at Parrot Cay
Step into an unspoilt paradise complete with crystal clear blue waters and miles of white sand beaches at this luxury coastal yoga retreat set on the private Caribbean island of Parrot Cay. Feel the sand between your toes with daily beachside yoga and Pilates classes and open your mind with Vedic yogic philosophy group discussions. Explore the coast on your Caribbean yoga holiday and enjoy thrilling water sports including kayaking, reef fishing and snorkelling. Unwind and rejuvenate at the luxury spa with holistic Ayurvedic therapies before enjoying a delicious meal of the freshest seafood.
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Vietnam: Fusion Maia Yoga
Supercharge your mind with a private yoga along the shining white coast at Fusion Maia
Featuring some of the world’s most beautiful beaches, this coastal yoga retreat is a tropical paradise located on Vietnam’s east coast and features yoga classes taught by international yogi Bhavini Kalan. Benefit from a daily private yoga session to improve your technique and form, as well as group sessions of the resort’s signature Fusion Flow or Fusion Restore yoga classes. Take advantage of the coastline setting on a yoga and diving holiday and head out for a diving excursion to the local Cu Lao Cham Island. Experience true tranquillity at the Maia Spa with healing massages, facials and body wraps.
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Have a good view of the tranquil vibes of the Musandam Peninsula during yoga classes at Zighy Bay
Nestled in its own secluded bay on the Musandam Peninsula of Oman, this restorative coastal yoga retreat will challenge and strengthen both body and mind. Achieve mental clarity with personalised yoga classes before harmonising with sunrise and sunset guided meditation and pranayama sessions on a meditation retreat that offers true tranquillity. Get your heart racing with wake boarding or race over the sun-kissed sand with beach tennis before taking in the beauty of the ocean with a sunset cruise. Reviving spa therapies will ensure you return home from this coastal yoga retreat full of energy and vitality.
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Ibiza: 38 Degrees North Ibiza SUP Pilates & SUP Yoga
Inhale fresh air through meditation overlooking the sparkling waters at 38 Degrees North Ibiza
Escape to the northern tip of Ibiza and the azure waters of the Mediterranean for a yoga and SUP holiday that will boost your yoga practise to a whole other level. Swap your yoga mat for a paddle board and move between asanas whilst floating over sparkling waters. Experience the ultimate core workout as your body adapts to the unstable surface and benefit from private tuition to ensure you get the most from your sessions. After signature spa treatments, including an Ibizan salt bath, enjoy an evening stroll along the coastline as you listen to the waves lap the shore for complete rejuvenation.
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Thailand: Soneva Kiri Discover Yoga
Balance mind and body with a sunset yoga at Soneva Kiri Soneva Kiri
Surrounded by palm fringed hills on the coast of Thailand’s idyllic Koh Khood island, this exotic coastal yoga retreat is only a stone’s throw from a spectacular white sandy beach. Following an initial yoga consultation, learn how to strengthen body and mind through different poses to achieve a complete mind and body connection. Guided meditation and chakra balancing complement your practise and promote the flow of positive energy around your body. Indulge your love of the ocean on a water sports holiday with activities from windsurfing to catamaran sailing, to return home sun-kissed and exhilarated.
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Greece: Porto Elounda Discover Yoga
Enjoy a breathtaking scenery of the Mirabello Bay during your yoga classes at Porto Elounda
Nestled on the Greek island of Crete and overlooking breath-taking views of Mirabello Bay, this idyllic coastal yoga retreat offers a tranquil sanctuary for yogi enthusiasts. A yoga consultation will identify which practise is best for your wellness needs, whilst guided meditation and pranayama will help you to re-centre and re-balance. Take a dip in the Mediterranean ocean and discover tropical sea life with a scuba dive or feel the sea breeze on your skin on a yacht excursion. An afternoon spent in the Six Senses Spa indulging in luxurious spa treatments on a spa holiday will leave you totally rejuvenated.
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