While the ritual of heading to your local studio every week can be a grounding part of your routine and the foundation of your practice, there is nothing quite like travelling for yoga. Whether heading off solo or with friends, a yoga retreat is the perfect opportunity to get out of your environment, get into nature and discover new places all while developing your practice and switching off from your routine at home to find the unity that yoga represents.
Here we have compiled a list of wonderful yoga retreats in the UK, Europe and beyond to offer a little inspiration for your next trip…
Reclaim Yourself Retreats
Yoga Reclaimed are retreat coordination specialists who hold around 15 yoga retreats worldwide each year, with each retreat being a completely unique mix of location, accommodation and teaching.
Pana is a platform and community that aims to uplift the wellbeing of the African Diaspora and allies, through through movement, knowledge and the celebration of black culture. Their second yoga retreat in Kenya is upcoming
The Clover Mill – Herefordshire
Located in the stunning county of Herefordshire, The Clover Mill is the first boutique Ayurvedic spa retreat in the UK. With 2-night and 5-night stay options, this retreat is the perfect option for a short getaway or an extended stay.
42 Acres – Somerset
This regenerative estate, nature reserve and wellbeing retreat centre is the perfect relaxing getaway. Here you will find a host of fascinating workshops around food as medicine, energy exchange and radical loving among many other seasonal offerings.
Vale de Moses
This retreat centre located in the middle of the Portugese forest offers an opportunity to fully reconnect with nature. With yoga, healing treatments, forest bathing and other various workshops, this retreat will allow you to let go and get lost in the serene landscapes.
Located in the Algarve, this retreat offers additional surf and horse-back riding as well as 12 yoga sessions for those who wish to bring some variation to their retreat. Surrounded by beautiful empty beaches and nature reserves, this retreat will leave you feeling fully relaxed and rejuvenated.
Located on the east coast of Ibiza, this retreat offers a spacious environment surrounded by stunning rambling countryside views. Retreats are offered year round.
Conscious Being Retreats
Overlooking the healing sea, this retreat promotes mental focus, inner calm and self-realisation with a focus on emotional wellness.
This retreat is focused on yoga and mediation with a particular emphasis on ashtanga. The centre has recently been refurbished and allows practitioners to fully immerse into the nature of the Italian countryside.
Como Shambhala Estate
Located near Ubud, Como Shambhala Estate offers every amenity you could need for a complete luxury wellness retreat in one of the most beautiful locations.
The Yoga Barn
Located in the centre of Ubud, this centre is the perfect place to take a respite from the bustle of travelling to rest and re-connect to a true sense of peace