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Iyengar Yoga Immersion Retreat April 2016

Join us this April for a week of Iyengar yoga in the beautiful Algarve with Rachel Lovegrove. For those with at least 12 months experience of regular Iyengar yoga practice or two years in another style. Gorgeous food and accommodation included with twice daily yoga classes in the equipped yoga studio. Full details on the website.



Urb. Jardins de Loulé, Loule PT 8100 - 231

Type of Event

  • Retreat

Yoga Styles



Apr 16 to
Apr 23
16:30 pmto09:30 am

Join Rachel this spring for immersion into Iyengar yoga at the lovely Monte na Luz retreat centre.
Arrivals on Saturday 16th April with welcome meal in the evening.
Yoga commences Sunday morning and finishes Friday evening.
Departures on Saturday 23rd April. Intermediate level retreat for experienced yoga students.



Price is per person for a shared ensuite room if booking with a friend or partner. Single ensuite is available for a supplement. Price includes 7 nights, 6 dinners, 6 brunches, one breakfast on departure day and all yoga. Deposit required to confirm booking. Discounts available for returning guests.

Full Description

The yoga programme starts on Sunday with twice daily classes every day except on Wednesday and when we have the evening off to have an extended afternoon taking up any of the local activities or excursions, such as horse-riding, biking, paddle boarding, surfing, visiting local historic towns or the beach, or sampling a massage treatment and relaxing.

The yoga is aimed at those with at least 12 months experience of Iyengar yoga. If you are from another style of yoga and would like to join us, you should have a good regular practice of 2 years and it's a good idea to attend some Iyengar classes before you come so as to get the best from your retreat experience.

Monte na Luz is a fantastic retreat centre for yoga and meditation. It is quiet and serene and yet only 30 minutes from Faro airport and 20 minutes from the extensive Algarvian coast. Rachel has been teaching here since 2010 and has run retreats since 2003 in the Algarve. She is a fully qualified and experience Iyengar yoga teacher holding the Iyengar Certification Mark and Junior Intermediate Level III qualification.

Although the yoga is aimed at an intermediate level, it is also a holiday so you will be in relaxing and comfortable surroundings. The food is fabulous and the company friendly. Check the website for more details.