Located in the southwestern United States, New Mexico is an enchanted backdrop for a variety of yoga retreats that cater to practitioners at all levels.
Novice and advanced students alike will enjoy the yoga retreats that New Mexico has to offer. Some of the most popular retreats combine daily yoga practices with other activities, like horseback riding and hiking in the surrounding mountains. Many retreats include down time for additional exploration, daily meals and workshops to enhance the experience. TravelMag has handpicked five best yoga retreats in New Mexico for your consideration.
5 Day Equi-Yoga and Horse Riding Holiday in Santa Fe Area, USA
Enchantment Equitreks offers a unique retreat that combines the principles of yoga and horseback riding to offer a sense of rejuvenation. Participants will start on the mat with daily yoga sessions, before embarking on various horseback riding activities. This retreat is ideal for intermediate and advanced riders, though strong novice riders can be accommodated. All meals are included and various dietary requirements can be accommodated with notice. Accommodations are offered in a Southwest-inspired guesthouse, with access to a hot tub, pool and more. Airport transfers are included. From $1,700 per person
8 Day Kripalu Yoga and Meditation Holiday in Taos, New Mexico
Embark on a retreat for your mind, body and spirit with Marie of Bija Yoga Adventures. This retreat includes daily yoga practices, afternoon workshops and opportunities to explore northern New Mexico. The retreat is located in Taos at the Blue Sky Retreat Center, an historic mountain lodge that is now an exclusive four-season retreat center. During downtime, guests can enjoy the Center’s pool, hot tub and meditation path. Healthy vegetarian meals are prepared by a private chef and included in the retreat cost. From $2,088 per person
5 Day Summer Yoga Retreat in Taos, New Mexico
Sound Method Yoga’s 5-day Summer Yoga Retreat invites guests to dive deeper into their practice. With multiple yoga classes on the daily schedule, there is ample opportunity to break down and explore different asanas. This retreat is held at Blue Sky Retreat Center at the Historic San Geronimo Lodge, a signature New Mexico-style adobe construction. Optional activities include hiking and a tour of Taos’ top sites. Accommodations and some meals are included in the retreat cost. Guests will need to arrange their own airport transfers. From $830 per person
8 Day Unforgettable Horse Riding and Yoga Holiday in Santa Fe
The retreat is customized to offer each participant what they need to find balance and peace. Participants will start with an on the mat yoga experience (two daily classes), before applying those breathing and balance skills on horseback. An intermediate riding level is recommended to get the most out of the equi-yoga experience. Participants will stay at a guest house on a 140-acre ranch, with access to an outdoor pool and jacuzzi. Meals are included and highlight the local flavors of New Mexico. Airport transfers are also provided by Enchantment Equitreks. From $2,600 per person
5 Day Yoga, Hiking & Breath Retreat in Sedona, Arizona
Vita Pura Yoga is a high-end retreat company based out of Sedona. They offer one-of-a-kind, luxury retreats that allow guests to enjoy an expansion of abundance and joy. The retreat schedule includes daily yoga classes, breathwork, hiking in Red Rocks and free time. Breakfast and lunch are included, and guests are invited to sample the local Sedona restaurant scene for dinners. Cost is based on a shared double occupancy room at the Hilton resort at Bell Rock. Private single rooms (king suites with fireplaces) are available for an additional fee. From $1,999 per person