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Yoga Retreats in 2019 – We’ve handpicked a selection of the best

What will you be doing this summer?

If it’s calm you’re after then we have the perfect list of summer yoga retreats in 2019 so you can escape the conveyor belt and recharge…

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Galanais, Sardinia with Laura Gilmore

Join school director Laura Gilmore for beach-side outdoor yoga in the stunning Galanios, Sardinia. This week’s retreat will give you the time and space to connect more deeply with yourself. With Laura’s 20+years’ experience, intuitive guidance and warm humour you’ll feel the toils of daily life slip away. This surely has to be high on your list of yoga retreats in 2019?

  • A daily 2-hour practice to focus the mind, and warm and tone the body.
  • Afternoon mindfulness, breath and meditation practices to ease and release the mind.
  • Opportunity to work more deeply with the release of hips, shoulders and other trouble spots!

August, Sardinia

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Sup and yoga hike retreat

Gutsy girls get ready for this exclusive women’s only SUP and yoga retreat! Become an intrepid explorer over land, sea and river discovering hidden caves and beaches. Stand up paddle boarding is the main mode of transport for this holiday with some hiking thrown in for good measure.

  • Explore┬áthe beautiful west coast of Sardinia in the sunshine, fuelled by great food and incredible local wine.
  • Guided hikes into preserved wilderness locations
  • Daily yoga classes including SUPyoga and AcroYoga

May, Sardinia

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Yoga Retreats in 2019

Be empowered to find YOUR authentic way to teach Yin Yoga

Expand your yoga knowledge and experience with this 70 hour, tailormade teacher training, registered by Yoga Alliance (RYS-300). Course leader Melanie Cooper supports you in reconnecting with your own practice while recharging and being empowered to be authentically you!

  • Small group setting: lots of personal attention and feedback.
  • Support from non-dogmatic and experienced teachers
  • Chance to practice teaching with expert constructive and supportive feedback

September, Ibiza

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Yoga for Men Day Retreat

A first-of-its-kind retreat designed specifically for the male body and exclusively for men. Disconnect from everyday life in the stunning Somerset countryside and join the Yoga for Men community with course leader, Rob Reid.

  • Re-energise with morning yoga class to awaken the body and mind.
  • Reflect in silence on a country walk to Stanton Drew stone circle.
  • Refocus with meditation practices to promote self-awareness, clarity and calm.

May, England

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You can find out more about Rob and his yoga journey here

Yoga Retreats in 2019

Mystical experience in a remote Buddhist kingdom!

The perfect opportunity to explore the land of the Thunder Dragon. Join this authentic journey into yoga practice, Buddhist dharma and Bhutanese culture in breathtaking Himalayan landscapes and leave Bhutan feeling nurtured, peaceful and serene.

  • Practice daily meditation, pranayama and asana, as well as receive Buddhist teachings continuously as we travel to sacred sites in Bhutan
  • Receive blessings and teachings from Rinpoches,
  • Meditate with monks in monasteries, trek through first growth forests and sacred valleys with views of the snow-capped Himalayan peaks.

May, Bhutan

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Course leader Heather Elton is also leading a Hatha & Vinyasa Flow Sequencing Intensive here at BSY.

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Rest and Restore Retreat

‘Enter into autumn with grace on this yoga retreat which promises to give you time and space to breathe. With two yoga sessions a day, including restorative yoga and yoga nidra, this retreat will give you the opportunity to connect with nature, to rest, and to step away from responsibilities.’

  • Gentle yet powerful yoga practices including simple meditations and gentle yin and yang yoga.
  • Afternoon restorative yoga practices designed to take the body and brain out of high stress
  • Daily yoga nidra meditation
  • Free time to relax as you wish or join me in discussing and sharing poetry and philosophy

September, UK

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If you’d like to try a class with course leader Mel Skinner you will find her on the timetable of our sister company, Bristol City Yoga.



Main image: Our past student Megan Barry by Craig Evans

Posted on April 18, 2019