If learning to surf is on your life wish list and you enjoy yoga – or vice versa – it’s time to make your next vacation in 2016 a surfing and yoga retreat in Costa Rica. From the rush of catching your first wave to the complete blissful relaxation of yoga on the beach at sunset, you will wonder why you haven’t done this sooner.
Besides world-class surfing and internationally-acclaimed yoga classes, the tropical beauty and exotic nature at Pranamar Oceanfront Villas & Yoga Retreat in Santa Teresa, Costa Rica is enough to put you in heaven. The intimate, Bali-style beachfront hotel in Santa Teresa fronts the spectacular beach of Playa Hermosa, backed by lush jungle.
Pranamar Villas was named a Top 5 Yoga Retreat in Costa Rica by Travel & Leisure Magazine, and holds TripAdvisor’s 2015 Certificate of Excellence. Santa Teresa Beach is not only a favorite Costa Rica surf spot on the southern Nicoya Peninsula, it also was named one of Central America’s top 10 beaches for 2015. Costa Rica yoga surf retreats at Pranamar Villas draw people from all over the world. Benefits include surfing lessons, yoga classes, sharing experiences with like-minded people, healthy food, and additional adventures – all in a gorgeous, warm, tropical destination. Daily yoga classes at Pranamar Villas with Pranamar yoga director, Nancy Goodfellow, are very popular in the hotel’s beautiful oceanfront Yoga Shala.
Engaging in daily activities of surfing and yoga, you naturally step into the flow of nature and the Earth’s energy. Faced with new situations, you learn more about who you are, what you are capable of, and your connection with the world around you. On a surf yoga retreat in Costa Rica, not only will you soon be laughing and enjoying good times with new friends, you will take your experiences back home with you to integrate into your daily life – creating a difference lasting far longer than any regular vacation.
You will have plenty of down time to get a soothing massage at Pranamar’s Spa; or to enjoy tours and activities like stand-up Paddleboarding, horseback riding, zip lining or hiking; explore the funky cosmopolitan town of Santa Teresa; or simply relax in a hammock and blissfully do absolutely nothing.
Santa Teresa, Costa Rica yoga surf retreats at Pranamar Villas fill up fast so make reservations today! For Costa Rica yoga retreats at Pranamar Oceanfront Villas, see the schedule of upcoming events.
Article by Shannon Farley