Costa Rica is the capitol of yoga in Central America. There’s probably not another country with that can compete with such an abundance of yoga centers, yoga retreats and classes as Costa Rica hosts. Yoga novices as well as long years teachers can find their spot to practice, inspire and be inspired, learn and enjoy the serenity of nature mixed with daily practice. Enjoy your Yoga Vacation!
Nosara Yoga Institue
Established in 1994, This yoga center is one of the leaders in yoga teacher training in Costa Rica and Central America. Nosara Yoga Institue offers a few levels of trainings, from yoga practitioners to yoga for children teachers and fully trained yoga teachers. Nosara’s surf town atmosphere is ideal for those who want to combine yoga retreats with a little bit of beach life and surfing. For more info, retreat and trainings schedule as well as daily classes visit: http://www.nosarayoga.com/
PachaMama has been a home for various body and mind works since 1999. This retreat center offers yoga practitioners from around the world a combination of yoga retreats with excellent and healthy vegetarian food, the peaceful forest hills viewing the ocean and a lively community. A perfect place to dive deep into ones own yoga practice and into a retreat or enjoy all this community has to offer. Daily classes are offered mornings and afternoons. PachaMama holds detox retreats, meditation retreats, therapy groups as well as body work sessions. Visit http://www.pachamama.com
Another well known yoga retreat center which offers full hospitality (accommodation, food, massage and more) is Amatierra. Located 2000 feet high This center enjoys a climate that stays between 62-84 degrees year round. For those who prefer mountain air and environment, Amatierra is the ideal all inclusive yoga retreat in Costa Rica. Its proximity to San Jose allows easy and swift access. View the schedule at :http://www.amatierra.com/
At the bottom of the Nicoya Peninsula lies the tranquil village Montezuma, which preserves a European style in the Costa Rican Tropics. The yoga center (includes full board) is an integral part of this environmentally conscious community. Montezuma Yoga retreat center offers delightful packages that include accommodation and meals together with treats such as canopy tours and daily boat trips to the beautiful tortuga islands viewing the coast. Visit their website: http://montezumayoga.com/