Six of The Most Affordable Yoga Retreats in Southeast Asia Where You Don’t Have to Spend a Fortune on Your Wellbeing.
These are 6 of the most zen yoga retreats in Southeast Asia to reinvigorate your mind, body, and soul. And the best part is the price tag.
Aussies have long adored Southeast Asia. Not only is it packed with endless beaches, diverse cultures, fascinating history and healthy, clean food; it is one of the most affordable and accessible travel destinations for Australians.
If you’re looking for a new adventure filled with heavenly retreats and bucket-list experiences, Southeast Asia has plenty on offer.
From Indonesia to Thailand, Vietnam the Philippines and beyond, Southeast Asia is redefining itself as a health and wellness destination, for less than half the price of a European holiday.
These are 6 of Southeast Asia’s most zen yoga retreats for the most affordable price tags.
Soul Prints is all about wellness and rediscovering yourself through spiritual healing.
1. Soul Prints Retreats,Bali, Indonesia
The Ultimate Luxury Yoga Retreat At An Affordable Price.
Known as the transformational retreat, Soul Prints is all about wellness and rediscovering yourself through spiritual healing in a luxury setting.
This journey of self-discovery begins in Ubud, Indonesia and combines traditional Balinese culture with yoga and pilates to replenish and completely restore and heal the mind and bodies.
New Zealander and co-host Keri Desborough has worked all over Asia teaching yoga, pilates as well as deep healing work at some of the region’s most exclusive resorts. She has also worked with many high profile clients and celebrity names.
The seven-night, eight-day retreat invites guests to rediscover themselves and to heal throughout a week of nourishing Balinese foods, daily sunset yoga and sunrise pilates classes and intensive Qi Gong energy work with Master Per van Spall to stimulate the senses. Accommodation is in brand new villas.
An experience like no other, Soul Prints proves that holistic wellbeing starts from within by offering guests organic soul food with daily vegetarian meals and an opportunity to enjoy a three-course dining experience.
With a range of group activities, including Sound Healing & Moon Ceremony at Pyramids of Chi, Traditional Balinese Cooking Workshop on Organic Farm,Day Trips to Sebatu Temple, Beaches and Trekking, guests can create plenty of new connections whilst still indulging in themselves and their individual spiritual journey throughout the retreat.
Soul Prints focusses on the importance of movement in pushing your body’s limits and immersing yourself in the experience, through a fusion of Pilates, Yoga, and nature walks.
Enjoy this all-inclusive retreat with a friend or partner for $2,600USD per person for a week’s indulgence in all things health.
2. Samkara Luxury Wellness Retreat & Holistic Spa, Thailand
For Ocean Lovers.
Nestled in the tropical island escape of Ko Pha Ngan in the gulf of Thailand, Samkara Luxury Wellness Retreat & Holistic Spa is a luxury wellness wonderland.
Retreat packages begin at 8 day stays for health and wellness and guests are invited to explore the healing aspects of yoga from a range of experienced practitioners accompanied by panoramic sea views.
The variety of programmes is both unique and appealing to tourists and wellness gurus with demonstrations ranging from beginner to yoga pro status as well as self-development workshops to enrich visitor’s mind, bodies, and souls.
The plethora of wellness facilities including the lush tropical gardens, luxury accommodation and quality wellness classes performed by trained instructors, make for a luxury retreat for all guests.
This destination yoga resort appeals predominately to individual travellers however can also be catered to couples or small groups through the program’s design to support individual health and wellness goals.
This 8-day luxury all-inclusive yoga holiday starts at $1,601; that’s including organic and locally sourced meals, and all activities and accommodation.
3. Atmosphere Resort and Spa Yoga Retreat, Philippines
For guests wanting a super relaxed, low commitment yoga retreat.
Upon arrival at the Atmosphere Resort and Spa, guests are welcomed by iconic views of the ocean, in which the resort’s tree top yoga studio is located.
Directed by wellness manager and expert yogi, Rae Collins, the award winning, sustainable retreat offers a variety of holistic yoga classes each integrating the unique Asana and Pranayama relaxation workshops for ultimate tranquillity.
If you’re not well versed in yoga dialogue, Asana refers to the poses and postures of yoga whilst Pranayama defines the breath regulation originating from ancient yogic practices.
With two daily classes a day tailored to beginners, intermediates, and advanced yogis, guests have plenty of time for island excursions, to catch a quick dip in the ocean or hike through some of the Philippines’ lushest trails.
Be sure to meditate, soak up the island sunshine and indulge in Atmosphere’s popular massages before checking out. For only four nights, secure a room with complimentary breakfast for only $457.
4. The Palm Tree House, Bali, Indonesia
A women only retreat.
Located in the wellness paradise of Bali, The Palm Tree House offers a boutique villa retreat experience for all guests that come to stay.
The specifically designed women’s yoga and spa retreat boasts yoga classes, 4 x 60-minute massages in your week stay and a whole day set aside to explore the local town of Ubud and its rich culture.
Spend a week amidst Bali’s beautiful tropical gardens and palms, tucked away by some of Canggu’s best beaches. With a fully adjustable agenda, guests are invited to indulge in their choice of surf, yoga, fitness, healing, Pilates, or detox retreat package to make the most of their luxe island getaway.
This female run retreat has welcomed over 6000 women to The Palm Tree House in Bali and assure guests that their needs will be gladly take care of as visitors engage in a self-care vacation for a very attractive price tag.
For the 7-day all-inclusive yoga retreat for $2,477. That includes spa and massage treatments, healthy meals, and yoga classes from the best of Bali’s yogis.
5. De Moksha Eco Friendly Boutique Resort, Indonesia
A More Spiritual Retreat with 5 star food.
Another Balinese resort, De Moksha’s Resort is nestled between the rice fields, forest, and authentic Balinese villages makes for a spectacular backdrop for a luxury yoga and meditation retreat.
Guests are encouraged to get involved in the daily yoga and meditation classes in De Moksha’s authentic yoga shalas and experience Balinese culture through cooking, dance or offer-making workshops.
Upon arrival, visitors are each treated to a traditional Balinese healing ceremony, performed by a Balinese shaman to cleanse, and rejuvenate guests before they commence their personal spiritual journey within the retreat.
With sessions in dynamic, general, hatha, kundalini and vinyasa yoga, De Moksha offer programmes for all skill and spiritual stages. There are five star chefs on site, and river stone baths to indulge in.
And for the cherry on top, prices for the 5-day luxury retreat start from just $845AUD. You just won’t find this level of luxury for this price tag in Australia.
6. Samahita Retreat, Koh Samui, Thailand
A Wellness based Escape With Cycling in Koh Smaui
Looking for the ultimate Thai island experience? Samahita Retreat in Thailand can offer you just that. With totally customisable packages and exclusive beachside accommodation, this retreat is ideal for guests seeking a wellness-based escape.
Situated by Laem Sor beach in Koh Samui, the retreat’s pristine location overlooks the ocean. Boasting a meditation garden, beachfront dining experience and indoor cycling studio; holistic healing and wellness is at the forefront of your Thai getaway.
Since 2003, Samahita Retreat has welcomed guests to learn and understand yoga and breathwork to enhance vitality through spirituality and wellness right on the beach. And for the best part, Samahita Retreat offers complimentary YogaCoreCycle which centres on holistic wellness through moving and embracing the abilities of your body to unlock true relaxation.
Stimulate your mind, body, and breath amidst the beautiful Thai beachfront at Samahita.
The best part, spend four nights in Koh Samui with all meals included and all access to yoga facilities for $905.