With the Pura Vida sense of gratitude it's no surprise Costa Rica is the
favourite Retreat destination of the Americas.
Pura Vida is a phrase that sums up the lifestyle of Costa Rica, a way of
saying that things are going well and giving thanks.
This gratitude makes for a great time to let go of it all and focus on mind, body and spirit.
There are lots of activities to engage in at centers in Costa Rica.
The surf is awesome, especially on Nicoya Peninsula and other areas on the Pacific Ocean coast.
The venues are perched on the edge of the rainforest ontop of the beaches.
Or you can find centers deep in the rainforest which will is full of wildlife and biodiversity.
The settings can be absolutely amazing.
No wonder people just love it.
You can also find yoga hangouts on the Caribbean in Costa Rica.
Yoga Retreats are a dream here, they go together perfectly with the place.
There are so many choices of where and what to do.
Here's just a few examples of retreat centers for you.
Yoga Retreats in Costa Rica
Costa Rica is known for being an upscale destination, having been a busy tourist
destination for the US for some time.
Like everywhere though, there are always more budget-friendly options, you just need to
spend the time to search out what matches your requirements.
It just depends where you want to go, the cost of flying may be different and so total cost
should be considered when comparing.
Remember too, it is hard to find any other destination with the huge choice of what to do,
from nature focused adventures to surf extravaganzas, popular yoga retreats in Costa Rica
have it all, just like these two favorites of ours -
Playa Hermosa in Costa Rica
Spend a week in the tropics, by the ocean and surrounded by the vibrant jungle. Enjoy great meals, simple comfortable accommodation and get into your daily yoga.
The retreat includes for you - 3 vegetarian meals a day, daily group yoga, a massage, a paddle boarding or surf lesson, zip lining, and a jungle hike.
A little bit of an adventure feel for you to get away from it all and let loose on a retreat that is all planned for you so you just need to relax and recharge yourself over the week.
December 27 - January 2 , 2022
Spend New Year in Puntarenas in Costa Rica, this coastal town enjoys gorgeous beaches along with it's busy markets and cool ambience, surrounded by the natural beauty of Costa Rica.
Delve into your yoga and meditation on this well planned getaway for your new year celebration.
The retreat includes for you - 6 nights accommodation and twice daily group sessions of Vinyasa flow, Hatha, Restorative and Pranayama.
Your airport transfers from San Jose airport are included, as are 3 healthy meals a day, trips to the beaches, and a trip to the Manuel Antonio national park.
Plus the following inclusions - a sweat lodge visit, a New Years eve live art gathering and a jungle hike.
Near Montezuma this scenic resort offers all-inclusive yoga retreats, yoga classes, yoga teacher training
courses and surf programs.
The open yoga shala is renowned, perched in the forest with breathtaking sea views. A great
place to practice and meditate.
Bodhi Tree Yoga Resort
This luxury idyllic venue in the hills of Nosara specialises in surf yoga retreats and acts
as a host center for yoga courses.
Stunning luxury property within national park with incredible views whichever way you look.
The center specialises in programs to help you find balance and reboot yourself in its calm and tranquility.
El-Sabanero Eco Lodge
Near San Jose, located near the beach town of Tamarindo, this chic centre has a cool vibe.
In the hillside, a few good beaches are within easy reach after the daily yoga class
Amatierra Retreat & Wellness Center
In the mountains of the central valley not too far from San Jose this intimate center is surrounded by nature.
Yoga and wellness programs run all year round.
Costa Rica is a place with lots of things to do.
The varying landscape of jungle and beach and it's wonderful biodiversity provides
for a wide range of places and activities.
Yoga vacations in Costa Rica offer some of the most memorable experiences open to us.
With its surf lifestyle along it's stunning beaches yoga is a natural part of the way of life here too.
Costa Rica offers some of the best retreat holidays around.
And of all types, whatever you are in to, whether it be detox, spa, therapeutic massage, holistic programs or plenty of adventurous activities.
Enjoy time away to focus on yourself, your meditation practice and deepen your understanding of the yogic lifestyle.
You will find the beautiful landscape and destination vibe a great support to spending your time in this way.
There are many types of retreats to choose from here and there is no shortage of resorts with beautiful accommodation and facilities, and with an array of programs to choose from.
Surfing with Yoga
You can get your surf vibe on in Costa Rica no problem - hitting the mat in the morning, discover the great waves during the day and then back to the mat for a restorative yoga class in the afternoon.
The wide wild jungle-bordered beaches of Costa Rica make this an ideal country to mix these two great disciplines. From beginners to experienced surfers, everybody is catered for. And for all budgets. What are you waiting for?
Costa Rica can be expensive but the good news it doesn't have to be. More and more popular retreat centers are popping up to cater for the price conscious traveller.
If you are considering visiting Costa Rica this week or next month then please send an inquiry on the retreat that you find that interests you most. It won’t take long for you to hear back.
If you are looking at booking in the high season of January, February and March then it is advisable to book well in advance to avoid disappointment.
This will also help you with the cost of travel and accommodation. The flights are a lot cheaper in high season when booked well in advance. The retreat itself too.