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10 Best Destinations To Do Yoga In The World
India - Rishikesh
The first destination recommended for a yoga vacation could only be India, right here where yoga originated. In this distant land, practices and teachings retain a long cultural tradition that has remained intact despite the passing years.
Rishikesh, located in northern India in 1968 was the travel destination for the study of transcendental meditation Beatles that followed the lessons of the Indian guru Maharishi Mahesh Yogi.
For yoga retreats in Rishikesh it is recommended Dewa Retreat offering travelers yoga courses both within the facility and outdoors. A journey to rediscover themselves and regenerate admiring picturesque spots on 'Himalaya. Their retreat is designed to help you better understand yourself through the practice of Hatha Yoga, Power Yoga and Restorative Yoga
India - GOA
India, the homeland of yoga teachings, we must devote at least two areas within the top 10 of the yoga holidays. Goa, on the west coast, is located in the Konkan region. Here where features white sand beaches and is a pristine nature will find the best location to do yoga and practice meditation. The body, mind and spirit will regenerate in a picturesque. The island, which has given its name to the music genre Goa trance, has been the destination of the hippies of the sixties and seventies.
In this paradise location you can stay at the Yoga Magic eco-retreat. Environmental friendly resort, oasis of peace, just two kilometers from the golden beaches of North Goa. Here you will wait daily yoga classes and parties within the temple Yoga to regain balance, strength and concentration.
Central America - Costarica
Costa Rica, the green destination par excellence. Here, where white sand beaches are the ideal destination for many tourists will be able to rediscover the inner well-being. The destination has won first place in the standings Happiness nations in 2000-2009 for the average happiness of the population. You want to miss a destination that boasts of this title? The territory covered mostly by tropical forest, contains the widest variety of orchids in the world. Here where nature creates heavenly scenery, surrounded by wild and virgin beaches, and thrilled for the opportunity to practice eco-tourism, you can choose to accompany your tour a yoga holiday.
The Anamaya resort, located in Montezuma, offers yoga holidays. The proximity of spectacular waterfalls, the sea, the infinity pool and the pure energy of the Anamaya staff will help you find your inner well-being and the right balance to think and live here and now.
Guatemala - Santa Cruz La Laguna
The deepest lake in Central America is the ideal destination to breathe a mystical and enchanting. When you come here you will begin to perceive a good vibration. Its perimeter is marked by three volcanoes in the south, and numerous slopes. Reach the villages that surround it, crossing it with a spear, it will be a crazy, hard to forget. A National Park is the cradle of the Mayan culture. Do not miss Santiago Atitlan to discover the cult of Maximón.
Right on the shores of Lake Atitlan is the Hotel Casa Rosa in the village of Santa Cruz La Laguna. A simple setting with spectacular views is the ideal venue to turn your energy into magnetic force. The trips yoga and meditation holidays find here their ideal space.
Thailand - Koh Samui
Island located on the southwestern tip of the Gulf of Thailand, Koh Samui is nestled in a green tropical vegetation. The hippies of the sixties were the first tourists to enjoy this island when he was still untouched. Today, however, Koh Samui, lives thanks to the tourism on the island so you will find many hotels. But, fortunately, it is still possible to find corners of peace and accommodation that are placed in a sweet into the surrounding environment.
If you intend to do a yoga holiday the Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary and Holistic Spa Resort is the ideal place to find yourself in a magical corner of natural paradise. a high quality experience that will enrich your level of life: yoga, holistic medicine, Ayurveda therapies, wellness, meditation, spiritual retreats. An ad hoc program designed for you, based on asanas (physical postures), pranayama (breathing) and meditation.
Indonesia - Bali
Bali, Indonesia island, is famous throughout the world as a tourist destination. Here you will find ideal locations for surfing but also wild places where you can devote to rural tourism. Peace and quiet can go and also lie in its depths devoting to snorkeling. Every year, between March and April, Ubud, a town in the heart of the island, become the seat of the Bali Spirit, a festival dedicated to yoga, music and dance with teachers from all over the world.
For the resort Kura Kura Yoga retreat yoga vacation offers a peaceful, intimate place for peace of body, heart and mind. The singing of birds, the pristine beaches, local temples, the sinuous movement of the waves are a perfect accompaniment to rediscover yourself and make an inner journey through the practice of yoga.
Spagna - Ibiza
Ibiza, the Balearic island, known worldwide for its nightclubs can offer much more. Idyllic beaches, routes to go cycling, hiking trails and places with peace and relaxation where do yoga. The Mediterranean climate makes this beautiful destination all year round. I imagine that in your mind had never past the idea of doing a yoga holiday here! But think again and try, for example, the Ibiza Luxury Yoga Spa & Fitness.
Yoga, Pilates and Spa, are combined with a luxury stay on the island of Ibiza. The yoga retreats are held in indoor and outdoor areas of the resort dedicated to the practice of this discipline is also possible to practice meditation and dedicate themselves to the welfare of the body through massage, sauna and hammam. vegetarian cuisine, macrobiotic and detox diet are the basis of this course aimed at improving mental and physical.
Francia - Orleans
Just 120 kilometers from Paris is the French town of Orléans crossed by the river the Loire. A famous name linked to this site is that of Joan of Arc, also called the Maid of Orleans. In a place of peace, characterized by beautiful nature, you will find the ideal atmosphere for yoga trips. The destination is very well suited for long walks, swimming in lakes, visits and excursions to the French palaces and castles of the Loire.
For a yoga vacation in these parts there's nothing better than the Ashram de Yoga Sivananda: a villa with cozy rooms, surrounded by centuries-old trees offering peace and tranquility for the yogi who wants to devote himself to the teachings of specialized teachers. yoga holidays all year and yoga programs at the weekend!
Italia - Toscana
The yoga retreats also exist in Italy, did you know? the beautiful peninsula also offers untouched places dedicated to peace and relaxation. One of these is Ebbio, an area close to Monteriggioni [near Siena, in Tuscany]. The mix of nature and Osho meditation techniques inspired Nirdosh, current owner of Ebbio, to accomplish his dream. Today travelers from around the world come to here to do yoga holidays in a unique setting.
Yoga seen as sharing the peace and quiet and beneficial activity for the mind and body. A daily practice that can be done outdoors during sunset or sunrise to live different and rejuvenating experience. You can combine your holiday trips yoga, mountain biking, hiking, trekking with donkeys, horse riding: the location is very well suited for outdoor activities.
Italia - Marche
In the soft, sinuous frame of the Marche region of peace and serenity they find their ideal place throughout the year! The magical Sibillini ideal for hiking excursions to romantic landscapes and picturesque slowly leave space to the magnificent Riviera del Conero, frequented in summer by tourists from all over the world. A region to be discovered, rich in authentic villages and exquisite food.
In the town of Treia, province of Macerata, there is the farm Fontechiara. Among the rolling hills you end your inner well-being by dedicating a yoga vacation. Spirituality and nature embrace each other in a winding vortex and create states of exciting mood. Here the teacher Alison Francis will share with you its expertise and take you on a journey called Akhanda yoga. To recharge your energies with Pranayama yoga retreats are organized seminars and Philosophy-work-shops, yoga classes both in the morning and afternoon, meditative walks on the beach and sessions focused on current problems, such as insomnia. The vegetarian food is the basis of this path of nourishment for the soul and the body!