September 30 – October 7, 2018

Ashtanga Yoga Retreat, Monte Velho, Carrapateira, Portugal


Give yourself the gift of time away and come with us to the wild coast of Portugal. Instill a new sense of balance, find time for deep rejuvenation, and immerse yourself in your daily practice. We start the day with morning Mysore Yoga classes, pranayama and meditation, and enjoy afternoon restorative classes and dharma talks. We go on excursions to the nearby beaches for a swim and surf, long hikes along the coastline or visits to villages on the Algarve. Delicious farm fresh vegetarian meals inspired by the Ayurvedic kitchen will keep us healthy and happy! Join us!


Retreat Prices per person: Quad/Triple: $1400, Double: $1500, Single: $1800. Including: 7 nights accommodations, all yoga classes, all meals, gratuities 

Not included: international flight, travel & cancellation insurance

We recommend renting a car at Lisbon Airport to drive to Monte Velho (3.5 hours) and to explore the area on your own in your free time. A weeklong rental will cost approx. $130 on Flights from NYC to Lisbon with TAP Portugal cost about $500 right now.

For more details on accommodations, download our brochure: Portugal Retreat 2018.

Please fill out the Registration form and mail to us. A non-refundable deposit of $600 will hold you a spot. Early bird discount of $100 by May 1. Final balance is due July 15, 2018. For more info please contact Christine Hoar

Please read our cancellation policy. 

March 2-9 & 9-16, 2019

Yoga & Surf Retreat, Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica


Join me for our 8th Ashtanga Yoga & Surf Retreat, on the Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica! Come for one or two weeks of practice, joy and adventure! Led by authorized KPJAY teacher Christine Hoar (Ashtanga Montauk, NY). I look forward to spending a week or two in paradise with you!

Deepen your Ashtanga yoga practice, ride the waves & escape the cold. Warm your body & soul in the rays of the sun & the salt of the ocean. The pristine rainforest and rugged natural beauty of the Osa Peninsula make this region among the most beautiful areas in Costa Rica.


BOCA SOMBRERO, where the retreat will be held is an exclusive eco oceanfront lodge – a paradise embedded in the amazing rainforest settings of the Peninsula. To see some more images of past retreats, click herehere and here! And a small collection of photos from 2016 and 2017!


Prices range from $1350 to $2100, including 7 nights of lodging, 2 daily yoga sessions, with Pranayama, Meditation and Ayurveda, 4 delicious organic meals daily and 1 surf lesson included! Airfares are extra.

Other popular activities that are offered at extra cost: Hiking in the Corcovado National Park, Dolphin Tour and Animal Sanctuary, Snorkeling, Waterfalls Hikes, Horseback Riding, Massage, Jungle Spa, Tree Climbing, Beach  Walks and Swimming in the Golfo Dulce, Kayaking in the Mangroves.


Registration: Non-refundable deposit of $500 due with Registration form 2019. Early Bird: Deduct $100 if registration and complete payment is received by October 15, 2018. Final balance due Dec 15, 2018. If you would like to guarantee your desired housing choice, tent platform or casa, we recommend making a full payment, versus a deposit, at the time of registration. This retreat sells out every year! Pura Vida!

For more retreat details, download our brochure: Costa Rica Retreat 2019

Download the Registration form 2019 to register with Christine Hoar.

Please read our cancellation policy.