Relax in the lotus position: where to do yoga
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More and more yoga studios and independent instructors organize trips to practice yoga on the coast, in the mountains or jungles. The cost of this tour is made up of two amounts: the very trip expenses and payment of yoga. Typically, classes in the tour are not much higher than the average of the center of Moscow: the standard package in the week 8-15 tour cost 000 rubles. Trips usually include themselves in two yoga practice every day, even though there are more strenuous options.
For yoga tours fit best clean, secluded and warm places, hotels with sports facilities for training and sundecks. Tripadviser specially for Forbes chose yoga centers, have earned a high rating and positively evaluated by travelers on the site.
Ayurveda Yoga Retreat
Where: India, Coonoor
It is two thousand meters above sea level in the Nilgiri mountains, with views of the tea plantations. This yoga center for those who are already familiar with the methodology of Ayurveda. Working with Dr. Maul hotel travelers recommend as a "magician, who will pick up an individual diet, massage and exercise program." The center offers a daily massage once or twice a day, detox treatments, vegetarian dishes.
Sivananda Ashram Yoga Retreat
Where: Bahamas, New Providence Island
Need to be "a bit of a hippie" to evaluate this hotel, wrote one visited him traveler. This is not the place for lovers of luxury. Beach on the shore of a tropical island, vegetarian food, detox treatments and evening meditation will be a joy for those who already have an understanding of yoga and likes solitude.
You need to get to the hotel by the sea: the road from the airport to the marina by taxi takes 15-20 minutes, and then every half hour boat cruises that will take puteshestvennkov to the island for three minutes.
Vikasa Yoga Retreat
Where: Thailand, Koh Samui
Of bungalows, located high on a mountain, ocean views and coastal cliffs, and a 15-minute walk from the sandy beach Christal. Program Yoga Center combines different styles of yoga, meditation, Tai Chi and Pilates. The hotel has a Russian-speaking managers, and yoga can be both from the center of teachers, and as a part of their own group.
Beach Sunset Yoga Hawaii
Where: Hawaii, Honolulu, Oahu, Waikiki Beach
Hotel Mission - "Grow the seeds of care, practice calming the mind, cultivate a healthy mind and a compassionate heart." Suitable for adepts of yoga for beginners. The hotel offers apartments on the water, yoga on the beach and private excursions to places known only to the locals.
Ocean Sound Dive & Yoga
Where: Thailand, Koh Tau Different types of yoga classes at the hotel are organized twice a day, morning and evening. The staff says that will find a lot to offer to both novices and teachers of yoga: "Our goal - to make yoga accessible to everyone." The Ocean Sound Dive & Yoga can do not only yoga but also diving with a PADI certified instructors. Koh Tao is famous for its marine life and is considered one of the most popular destinations in the world, divers and snorkeling enthusiasts.
Ubud Yoga House
Where: Indonesia, Bali, Ubud
Surrounded by rice fields, and the main city road is a ten minute walk. To attend local yoga classes do not have to be a guest of Ubud Yoga House, need only be recorded in advance on a lesson. All classes are available for beginners. Now Ubud Yoga House is temporarily closed, his promise to open March 20, 2016.
Shreyas Yoga Retreat
Where: India, Bangalore, Nelamangala
Travelers recommend this hotel for those looking for privacy. Staff are attentive but not intrusive, and the service includes spa treatments, Hatha yoga combined with meditation, ayurvedic massage and exercise. The restaurant has a separate menu for vegetarians and low-fat dishes.