Yoga holidays in Goa
With its beautiful beaches, rich nature, healthy food options and relaxed atmosphere; Goa is a popular place for a yoga retreat. It is an ideal destination for a relaxing vacation and offers a lot of yogic options. Most of the yoga retreats in Goa are located in the north and open from October to May each year. The main travel time in Goa is from mid-December to late January. During this time accommodations are more expensive and harder to find though, so if you want to join a yoga retreat or yoga teacher training in Goa it is advised to book well in advance.
The yoga schools offer drop-in classes and yoga vacations for all budgets that focus on holistic wellness and provide ayurvedic treatments (the traditional Indian healing method) and other natural therapies.
No matter what yoga style you practice you can find a broad variety of yoga styles being taught by renowned yoga teachers in Goa. If this is your first vacation in India you will enjoy the mix of East and West that offers you a feeling of cultural familiarity and a “soft” start in India.
How about a Yoga Teacher Training in Goa?
As India is the birthplace of yoga it offers ideal places to do a yoga teacher training. Goa is one of the most popular places in India to become a certified teacher. A yoga teacher training can be a life-changing experience and most certified teachers look back on the time of their studies and remember it as one of the most beautiful times of their lives.
There are plenty of yoga schools that offer yoga teacher training in Goa, but also yoga institutes that specialize themselves in yoga teacher training only. Depending on the style of yoga you want to study and if you want to 200, 300 or 500 hours you can find your ideal place in Goa.