Discover the Best Luxury Yoga Retreats in Europe
There is no better place to be spoilt for choice by the many different countries, coastlines and all the different settings to consider, from island beaches to city spa hotels.
The most popular time of year to travel are the traditional summer holiday months of July and August, although it can be very busy in Spring and Autumn as people love the more temperate climates.
You are spoilt for choice in terms of the types of holidays on offer - from short breaks to extended holistic programs; with independent retreat organizers where the emphasis is on the social side of the small group, to large luxury spa resorts with incredible facilities, classes and instructors.
Whichever you opt for, we have you covered, with retreats happening now and all year round.
Here's three of our favourite go-to luxury retreats with comforts and convenience for your enjoyment.
1. 13 Night Balance Surf & Yoga Retreat
Fuerteventura is a fantastic destination for surfing all year around in clear
It offers the most amazing European conditions for surfing, especially in the winter months.
With your daily Pranayama and meditation practice you will experience a deep and honest version of your better self.
Learn the connection between different athletic and mindful practices and start a new joyful journey to your peaceful self.
Experience an awesome journey to your inner truth and peace with the singing bowls, gong meditations and a unforgettable Kirtan.
A sound healing session is perfect if you are interested in music and energy work and its powerful way of creating connection and healing.
Dol, Hvar Island, Croatia
Within the light daily schedule there is plenty of time to refresh yourself fully by exploring the beautiful island abundantly fascinating with its wide range of ancient towns, quaint villages, gorgeous beaches, and healthy pinewood forests.
Take advantage of the complimentary daily transfer service, or explore on your own by foot, bike, scooter or car rental.
After the morning yoga session and brunch have concluded, the day is yours to fill as you please.
Daydream in a hammock under the olive tree, soak up the sun rays in a corner of the garden, unleash your artistic vision using the dedicated art supplies, borrow an inspiring book from the spiritual or travel-and-leisure library, or curl up on one of the sofas with a fresh cup of herbal tea chatting with a retreat mate.
You may also dedicate a portion of your retreat time to working one-on-one with the resident Holistic Therapist, who offers a range of treatments and workshops aimed at helping you gain balance and find your true self again.
This program is suitable for everyone in need of a sacred shelter.
Marry art, culture and nature. Twice daily vinyasa yoga will be practiced outside at a gorgeous location.
Get ready to move and flow with the warm breeze and sound of birds to serenade us in the morning and late afternoon.