The Best Yoga Retreats Mexico 2020

The Best Yoga Retreats Mexico 2020

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Looking to treat yourself to a yoga retreat Mexico in 2020? Well, you are in luck as Mexico has a wealth of affordable yoga retreats. From luxury yoga retreats in a yoga resort Mexico to rustic beach yoga retreats that offer surfing and scuba diving for the more adventurous yogis.

Best Yoga Retreats in Mexico

In this blog post, I have handpicked my favorite affordable yoga retreats in Mexico in 4 of my favorite areas all of the retreats come highly recommended and are available to book online via Book Yoga Retreats. If you are not sure if you want to do a yoga retreat, or a yoga teacher training then read this first, and if you need some packing advice then take a read of this yoga packing list.

Ps if you need a travel yoga mat for your Mexico retreat? Then read my review first.

Not sure about doing a yoga Mexico retreat? I also have guides to yoga teacher training and retreats in Bali, Guatemala, and Colombia

Tulum Mexico Yoga Retreats

There is no shortage of Tulum yoga retreats, seriously! Just take a wander around the beach road and you will see an advert for yoga classes and retreats every few meters! Tulum and yoga go hand in hand. But be warned, because Tulum is such a well-known name as a beach yoga retreat venue you have to be careful to not overpay. Accommodation here can vary greatly from a tent on the beach to luxury 5* resorts, so be sure to look carefully before booking anything.

Each of the Tulum yoga retreats I’ve picked have great reviews and are good value for money as most of them as flexible retreats, so you can arrive any day of the week and in between yoga Tulum classes you are free to explore the local area.

4 Days Revitalizing Personal Yoga Retreat in Tulum, Mexico

Price from: $567
Number of nights: 3
Yoga Style: Hatha, Iyengar, Vinyasa, Yin, Restorative
Location: Tulum

Tulum Mexico yoga retreat

This Tulum Mexico yoga retreat is in a great location on the beach road between Tulum town and Tulum beach. The yoga studio itself is up on the 3rd floor with great views and beautiful wooden floors. Accommodation is close by in one of their 4 loft apartments which all have kitchenettes where you can prepare your own meals (the only meal that is included is a welcome continental breakfast). Yoga in Tulum is a big deal and this is one of the best Tulum yoga studios with world-class teachers.

The Tulum retreat includes 3 nights accommodation, bike hire, and you get a 15% discount if you want to do any scuba diving, free diving, or snorkeling excursions.

Each day you will have up to 4 yoga Tulum classes to choose from to help deepen your yoga practice. Yoga styles you can choose from include: Hatha, Iyengar, Vinyasa Flow, Mobility, Yin, Restorative, and Meditation practices.

Included in the retreat:

  • Unlimited daily yoga
  • Yoga mats and props
  • Accommodation in a beautiful loft apartment
  • Kitchenette with coffee maker and blender to prepare basic or raw meals
  • Bike to explore
  • 15% discount on scuba, free diving, and snorkeling tours
  • Wi-Fi
  • Purified water
  • Coffee and tea
  • Welcome continental breakfast supplies in your fridge (granola, fruit, yogurt or almond milk, honey).
  • Linens and beach towels
  • Safe
  • Cleaning service
  • State and local taxes (16% IVA and 3% accommodation)
  • Honey shampoo and body wash

Check our their recent reviews on this Tulum yoga retreat.

7 Days Harmonize Body, Mind, and Soul Yoga Retreat in Tulum, México

Price from: $869
Number of nights: 6
Yoga Style: Hatha, Kundalini, Vinyasa
Location: Tulum

Tulum yoga retreat

If you are looking for a longer Tulum yoga retreat and are up for a little Glamping in Mexico then this is the retreat for you. Don’t bee fooled by the tents though, this is more of a luxury yoga retreat than a super basic camping experience. You will get 6 nights in one of their seven luxury glamping tents or in one of their private suites.

As well as 2 daily yoga Mexico sessions you will get a 1-hour full-body massage, 12 meals, and use of their bikes. The hotel is situated in Tulum town so it’s a taxi or bike ride to the beach, but it does have a pool, a farm, a restaurant, a fire pit, Wi-Fi throughout, and of course, a yoga shala.

The shala itself is the biggest selling point for me as you will be practicing your daily yoga classes in the middle of the permaculture farm surrounded by their organic gardens. Each week the yoga schedule changes slightly but styles of yoga include Hatha, Vinyasa, and Flow and are held every day at 8:00 a.m. and at 7:00 p.m.

Included in this Tulum yoga retreat:

  • Yoga sessions twice daily (morning and afternoon) except on your arrival and departure date, when you will only take one class, and on Sundays when there is only a morning class
  • 1 x 60 minute massage in the comfort of your room or in the massage room by the Shala
  • A bicycle during your stay for you to stroll down Tulum in your free time
  • 6 nights’ accommodation
  • 12 meals

Read the latest reviews on this Tulum Mexico yoga retreat here.

Beach Yoga Vacations Mexico

Do you want to spend your practicing yoga on the beach in Mexico? Then one of these beach yoga retreats is for you. Puerto Escondido is one of the top surf and yoga destinations in Mexico, forget Tulum, here you will find a much more authentic (and budget-friendly) experience, plus unlike the Riviera Maya, there is great surf in this area. Another top beach destination in Mexico is Puerto Vallarta, also on the pacific coast on Mexico, but here you will find life a lot less rustic and much more in line with places like Playa del Carmen and Cancun.

Both places have a lot to offer, but if you want a little more luxury then choose Puerto Vallarta.

6 or 15 Days Yoga and Surf Camp in Puerto Escondido, Mexico

6 Days

Price from: $273
Number of nights: 5
Yoga Style: Hatha Yoga & Surfing
Location: Puerto Escondido

15 Days

Price from: $508
Number of nights: 14
Yoga Style: Hatha Yoga & Surfing
Location: Puerto Escondido

wellness retreat Mexico

If you want to do yoga in Mexico whilst learning a new skill then this surfing and yoga retreat Mexico is for you. It’s actually more of a surf camp Mexico than a serious yoga retreat, but it does look like a lot of fun and it is great value for money… in fact, ist one of the best budget yoga retreats Mexico you are likely to find! It is also a very safe destination, especially for solo female travelers. Choose this affordable yoga retreat Mexico if you want your money to go a long way!

No matter your skill level, they will be able to accommodate you at their surf camp. You will get daily 2-hour surf lessons and there are yoga classes available every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 – 7:30 p.m. The classes are Hatha and aimed more for beginners as a way to complement your surfing lessons.

Included in the 6-day beach yoga retreat:

  • Photo session
  • 5 surf lessons
  • 3 yoga classes
  • 5 nights accommodation
  • Airport transfer

Included in the 15-day beach yoga retreat:

  • Photo session
  • 10 surf lessons
  • 6 yoga classes
  • 14 nights accommodation
  • Airport transfer

Check recent reviews for the 6 day Yoga and Surf Camp in Puerto Escondido, Mexico

Check recent reviews for the 15 day Yoga and Surf Camp in Puerto Escondido, Mexico

wellness retreat Mexico

8 Day Luxury Yoga Retreat in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Price from: $999
Number of nights: 7
Yoga Style: Anusara, Bikram, Kundalini, Vinyasa, Yin, Integral, Aerial, Bhakti, Ananda, Zen, Chakra, Therapeutic
Location: Puerto Vallarta

luxury yoga retreat

What’s included:

  • 2 yoga classes daily by expert teachers
  • 3 daily, chef-prepared, nutritious and delicious meals
  • 1 snorkel guided adventure to Los Arcos
  • a hike to beautiful waterfalls
  • 1 day of Seva – guided community service
  • Transportation and escort to and from all activities
  • Use of your villa’s private pool and the community’s common pool
  • 7 nights accommodation

Included excursions:

  • Snorkeling at Los Arcos: You will take a boat to Los Arcos and explore beautiful tropical fauna
  • Hike up to beautiful waterfalls
  • Giveback day: You will go to to a school, hospital, or community center in need and help transform it

Puerto Vallarta is one of the top seaside destinations in Mexico, and it is easy to see why. Next to the jungle but overlooking the pacific sea, what better place to relax and unwind than here? This wellness retreat Mexico is the perfect escape where you can enjoy 2 daily yoga classes with views of the mountains and the bay. When you aren’t practicing yoga you can enjoy one of your gourmet meals, take a walk on the beach, or simply relax by the pool.

Staying here is not like staying at a typical yoga retreat center, here you are accommodated in a fully-staffed, open-concept jungle villa surrounded by lush vegetation which makes it feel almost as if you are staying in a luxury treehouse.

Check recent reviews for this luxury yoga retreat


8 Days Single Yogini Beach Holiday in Mexico

Price from: $1,599
Number of nights: 7
Yoga Style: Hatha, Vinyasa
Location: Puerto Vallarta

best yoga retreats in Mexico

Now although all of the yoga vacations in Mexico on this list would be great for solo female travelers, this one is specifically crafted just for women looking to escape to Mexico and reconnect with your body, mind, and spirit. The Single Yogini retreat was designed to provide an opportunity to meet other health and yoga enthusiasts while staying at the yoga resort Mexico.

What makes this one of the best yoga retreats in Mexico is that all accommodation is beachfront palm-thatched cabins floating on stilts, tastefully decorated and furnished by local artisans. You will get 2 yoga classes per day plus 3 delicious daily meals a guided jungle trek, plus a surf or stand-up paddleboard lesson. Oh, and of course a 90-minute massage!

The yoga retreat center is located in a place called Xinalani which is about 12 miles south of Puerto Vallarta Airport and is only accessible by boat. Xinalani is a unique retreat center in Mexico set on a pristine beach serving up healthy gourmet style meals of afresh fish, seafood, and on occasion chicken.

What’s included:

  • a complimentary Into the Wild jungle trek
  • 1 daily courtesy margarita (or equivalent in value)
  • a surf or stand-up paddleboard lesson
  • 1 90 minute deep tissue massages (or equivalent in value)
  • 2 complimentary uses of surf or stand-up paddleboards (2 hours each day)
  • 2 yoga classes per day
  • 7 nights lodging
  • Delicious breakfast, lunch, and dinner each day and freshly made non-alcoholic beverages.
  • Shuttle Service (PVR Airport to PVR Airport round trip)

Check recent reviews for the

8 Days Restore and Refresh Yoga Retreat in Troncones, Mexico

Price from: $2,123
Number of nights: 7
Yoga Style: Vinyasa, Restorative, Ashtanga
Location: Troncones

best yoga retreats in Mexico

This Restore & Refresh wellness retreat Mexico is one of a kind. The term ‘off the beaten path’ gets knocked around a lot, but with this retreat, that is exactly what you are going to get! Troncones an underdeveloped beach village in Mexico that most people have never even heard of in the shadows of the Sierra Madre Mountains.

Yoga vacations Mexico don’t get more relaxing than this if you are looking to escape from the crowds and enjoy deepening your yoga practice while being accommodated in your own private hand-thatched oceanfront bungalow with views of the Pacific Riviera and the Sierra Madre Mountains.

What’s included in this wellness retreat Mexico:

  • Daily morning meditation
  • Unlimited yoga classes
  • 2 massages
  • 1 adventure tour
  • 1 Wellness counseling session
  • 7 nights accommodation in their yoga resort Mexico
  • Gourmet breakfast and dinner

Present Moments Luxury Yoga Retreat also includes massage treatments, a wellness consultation, plus breakfast and dinner. If you have any dietary requirements then you will need to let them know as meals will include meat and fish.

Check recent reviews for the

Spiritual Retreat Mexico

3 Days Meditation and Yoga Retreat in Tepoztlan, Mexico

Price from: $372
Number of nights: 2
Yoga Style: Hatha
Location: Tepoztlán

yoga retreat Mexico

This is a short wellness retreat Mexico perfect if you are looking to relax and recharge for a few days somewhere close to Mexico City. The magical Mexican town of Tepoztlán is located at the foot of the Tepozteco mountain just 75 kilometers (46 miles) south of Mexico City.

Over the spiritual retreat Mexico weekend, you will be treated to 2 yoga classes and a meditation class plus 3 meals each day as well as 1 massage over the weekend.

What I love about this weekend retreat is that they can accommodate groups here with up to 6 people being able to share a room if booked together. This would be the perfect weekend break for groups of friends looking to spend a weekend relaxing together.

What’s included:

  • 2 yoga classes daily
  • meditation class daily
  • 1 massage
  • 1-day use of vitality pool
  • 3 vegetarian meals a day
  • Pool access
  • 2 nights accommodation

Check recent reviews for the retreat



The Best Yoga Retreats Mexico 2020

Book your trip now

Are you ready to book your trip?  To help you get the best deals and service here are the companies that I personally use to book all of my travel online. I always shop around before booking anything, but these are my tried and tested starting places.

  • Skyscanner – I’m a bit fan of Skyscanner, it is who I use to book all of my flights. I often will check other like Google Flights or Momodo, but I always go here first and it is who I book 99% of my flights with. 
  • – I LOVE especially when I can book and cancel free up until a certain point, mostly because my plans are forever changing. It’s easy to use and has one of the widest selections. 
  • Airbnb – I’m not a huge user of Airbnb, but sometimes I do like to use it, and I ALWAYS check it before I book anything else. You can get some really cool places to stay here, and it is especially good in places like Cuba. If you don’t have an account and you click on this link then you will get $36 off your first booking.
  • Hostelworld – If you are looking for hostels then this is a great place to check first. They often have additional places that you won’t find on
  • Agoda – Although I don’t use it as much as, Agonda is especially good if you are traveling in Asia as they really do dominate there. 
  • Worldpackers – If you want to travel on the cheap and save money on accommodation then you need Worldpackers in your life. You can read more about it here. If you click this link to sign up and use the code CLAIRESITCHYFEET then you can get a 40% discount on your membership! 
  • Book a Way – If you are traveling in Asia and want to pre-book your transportation then is a fantastic site to do so. They have buses, trains, and cars.
  • RentalCars – Looking to rent a. car while you are away? I always book through Rental Cars as they do a search of all of the big sites and find the best deals. 
  • Welcome Pickups – Very occasionally getting from the airport to my accommodation is a total pain in the butt, or I’m traveling in a group and it makes sense to arrange a pickup. When I do I use Welcome pickups.
  • World Nomads – If you are looking for flexible travel insurance then it’s World Nomads all the way. I wrote all about insurance here if you want a more thorough review. 
  • SafetyWing – AsI’m a Digital Nomad and not moving around quite so much anymore I personally use SafetyWing now for my health insurance. I wrote a full review here
  • Viatour – Sometimes it can be a little expensive, but I like Viatour for somethings, especially if you can get a discount code! It’s also great for inspiration. 
  • Klook – If you are traveling in Asia, then Klook is great! You can book all kinds of tours, activities, and train tickets, plus they even have sim cards and WiFi.

Claire Summers

Dancer, producer, traveller, photographer, cake maker, dog lover and knitter of Christmas scarfs.

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