Arizona is full of beautiful state parks, a sprawling desert, pine tree forests, and the four ‘energy vortexes’ that attract people looking to connect with a higher plane. With hundreds of hiking and biking trails as well as, incredible swimming and camping, Arizona is an inspiring place to get in touch with nature and soak up the area’s positive energy.
Meditation circle (Photo: Sedona Ranch)
Yoga retreats in Sedona and Arizona take advantage of the transformational power of vortexes: the energy centres that arise from the earth’s natural electromagnetic power. This, along with the serene vibes and inspiring red rock formations, draw spiritual seekers from around the world. Here are 5 of the best yoga retreats in Sedona and Arizona:
From $625/per person
Serenity Revolution helps support individuals and communities with yoga, meditation, and holistic lifestyle coaching. Their retreats serve to empower women to heal and continue their personal journeys. The three-day Wild Woman Rising yoga retreat in Arizona is a weekend to connect with your sacred feminine energy with like-minded women in a safe and supportive space. Each day will begin with meditation, followed by Yin yoga, Reiki, journaling, and guided visualization Retreats take place at the Goddess House of Yoga in Phoenix with private single and double rooms available.
Blissful Yoga Mullica Hill offers retreats that help you connect with your inner magic and voice. Their six-day Hungry Hearts Meditation and Yoga Retreat in Sedona serves to help you integrate the divine masculine and feminine on your journey to enlightenment. With Shalini and Victoria, you’ll enjoy daily yoga classes, meditation session under the stars, and healing through Sedona’s mystical vortex energies. The retreat includes five nights’ accommodation, daily breakfast, three lunches, a welcome dinner, tours, and a day trip. Shared and private double rooms are available.
Yoga Inspirations is led by Diane Cline, life coach, sound healer, and medicine woman. The four-day Sound, Meditation, and Yoga Retreat in Arizona is focused on spiritual expansion and fulfillment. During the retreat, you’ll experience Kundalini yoga, meditation, crystal singing bowls, and coaching to develop inner strength and self-love. The retreat includes three nights’ accommodation, breakfast and dinner, and daily adventure excursions. Shared, private, and double rooms are available with shared bathroom.
Sedona Ranch Retreat offers healing and spiritual awakening practice for people seeking positive transformation in life. Their four-day Holistic Health & Yoga Retreats in Sedona help you reset your physical and spiritual health within the healing powers of Sedona’s vortexes. Highlights of the retreat include acu-yoga practice, equine therapy, and a hike and your to Shaman’s Cave. The retreat includes three nights’ accommodation in a private cabin or recreational vehicle on the Sedona Ranch.
Do.Create.Be. offers yoga retreats to relax your body and mind. Their eight-day Stretch and Sketch Yoga Retreat in Tombstone, Arizona is a unique retreat to help you calm your mind and spark creativity. You’ll be guided by yoga instructor Michele Vaughan and artist Stacy Egan. Highlights include daily yoga classes, daily sketching and watercolour classes, and two ‘Ride to Sketch’ excursions. The retreat includes all daily meals, seven nights’ accommodation, and access to the gym and pool facilities on the ranch. Shared double, private single and double rooms are available.