Best Yoga in Playa Del Carmen

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By: Laura Pulling 
on: May 13, 2024

Every day in Playa del Carmen is like being at a wellness retreat because of the endless options for yoga in this tropical oasis that promotes health and serenity.

And the best part is that Playa offers different styles of yoga and environments that suit every yogi’s preference and level. Whether you prefer to stretch into your downward-dog as the sun rises at the beach, or hone your technique under the guidance of a master teacher, Playa invites you to dive deeper into your practice and discover the true essence of yoga. With many classes offered in both Spanish and English, you’ll find no shortage of options. 

Adopting a yoga routine is one of the best ways to receive transformative benefits that extend far beyond the physical body. Through regular practice, individuals cultivate a deeper connection between mind, body, and spirit, fostering a sense of harmony and balance in their lives. As far as the physical benefits go, it’s a great way to cultivate flexibility, strength, and endurance, as well as improved posture and balance. Yoga serves as a powerful tool for stress reduction, promoting relaxation and equanimity in the face of life’s challenges. 

If you’re planning a visit to Playa del Carmen, don’t miss out on its vibrant and inclusive yoga community. Outside of daily studio classes, there are world-renowned yoga retreats and yoga teacher certification courses that take place year-round, truly making it a yogi’s paradise! So roll out your mat and be sure to enjoy Playa’s yoga offerings with these top picks: 

Best Yoga in Playa del Carmen

Yoga Loft Playa del Carmen

Calle 10 Nte. Between 10 and 15th Ave. 

At Yoga Loft Playa del Carmen Serious yogis will find a like minded community and opportunities to grow and develop their practice. The Yoga Loft was founded by Michael Gannon who spent 10 years studying with the late Sri. K. Pattabhi Jois, learning the 1st, 2nd and 3rd series of the traditional Ashtanga Vinyasa system. He has taught in over 40 countries and five continents.

The yoga studio brings together some of the most experienced instructors and offers a wide range of classes whether you want to learn the basics or get in a challenging workout. Classes include Ashtanga Yoga, Gannon Power Vinyasa, Yoga Basics, Vinyasa Yoga & Yin Yoga. International Teacher Training Certifications are also offered. 

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Yoga Loft in PDC is a favorite among yogis in town!

Sunrise Yoga Playa del Carmen

Coco Beach, Flamingo Ave. and CTM 

There’s something magical about practicing yoga as the sun rises over the turquoise waters of Playa del Carmen, and Sunrise Yoga is a picture-perfect start to the day. Each morning at 6:50 a.m. classes are held on the beach at Coco Beach, just north of CTM Avenue.

It’s an invigorating way to start the day as you will see fishing boats, wildlife and have the opportunity to enjoy the quiet and serene landscape. Be sure to bring your swimsuit and take an early morning dip in the ocean! The class is offered on a donation basis, with 100 pesos suggested. Visit Sunrise Yoga Playa del Carmen’s Facebook page or Instagram to learn more. 

Kopo Yoga Playa del Carmen

Calle 22 Nte. entre 25 y 30

Kopo Yoga is for anyone looking to escape Playa’s busy center and find serenity. The wide-frame windows open to a lush jungle setting, where you are invited to reconnect with nature as you flow through dynamic sequences inspired by the elements. The studio brings top teachers for a range of classes such as Ashtanga, Vinyasa Flow and Power Vinyasa.

On Sundays the studio features Karma Yoga, which is a donation-based class for the community. Stay afterward and grab a cup of coffee at the adjoining Ressio Cafe! Individual classes start at 200 pesos and packages are available. 

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Kopo Yoga studio is one of the most beautiful in town, with jungle views!

Playa del Carmen Yoga Tribe

15 Av. Nte entre Av. Juarez y Calle 2

Playa del Carmen Yoga Tribe is committed to making yoga accessible and fun for the entire community. More than just a studio, this inviting space is a gathering place for like-minded souls seeking connection and growth. With a diverse schedule of classes, workshops, and events such as sound healings, Yoga Tribe offers something for everyone, from dynamic power flows to meditative yin sessions.

Here you’ll also find wall yoga and aerial yoga to improve flexibility, strength, and posture. Packages and drop-in class rates are available. Recently the studio celebrated the addition of a cafe, making it a perfect yoga spot for coffee lovers to gather after class. 

Yoga by the Sea 

5th Ave. & CTM

Located steps from the beach, Yoga by the Sea was founded in 2001 by Arielle Thomas Newman who has 28 years of experience teaching yoga and dance. The studio is the recipient of the 2022 Trip Advisor’s Travel Choice Award. The studio offers Hatha, Yin, and Yoga for Everybody.

Here you will also find one-on-one sessions and private group classes throughout the entire Riviera Maya and online through Zoom. Private classes can be done at the beach, studio or personal accommodation. Packages are available and drop-in class rates are 300 MXN. 

Mario Villanueva Deportivo 

Ave. 34 y 10 

Located in the center of Playa del Carmen, Villanueva Deportivo provides accessible and affordable yoga classes for the community. Led by advanced instructors, yoga here is designed to cater to all levels. Classes include Hatha yoga, Yin flow, Kundalini, and Yin.

The yoga classes take place in an open-air palapa overlooking the deportivo soccer field, providing a birds eye view of one of Playa’s favorite community spaces. The cost of each class is 70 pesos. 

Nasim Holistic Center 

Avenida CTM y Albastros 

Located in Mandarino Beach Club, Nasim Holistic Center provides a yoga deck that overlooks the beachfront. Make a day out of it and enjoy the beach club and its full-service menu. Classes include Ashtanga, Vinyasa, and Hatha and each Sunday the center hosts a yin yoga class accompanied by sound healing. 

Consciencia Viva 

5th Avenue and Calle 88th 

Consciencia Viva is a holistic community center that offers Kundalini yoga classes as well as FlowFlex and Yoga for the soul in addition to sound healings, meditations, and song circles. Many classes are donation-based and open to all skill levels. 

Private Yoga Classes

There are also many teachers who you can reach out to who offer private yoga classes too. Yoga con Naicel and Yoga with Nicole are two wonderful teachers who can make you a custom program, and work with you in your own location on your personal yoga journey.

 

Keep Kids in School

From the serenity of a yoga class in Playa del Carmen, where tranquility reigns and the focus is on inner balance, there’s a silent struggle unfolding on the streets outside. Where talented young minds yearn for knowledge, yet financial hurdles block their path.

Unlike some places where high school education is freely accessible, in Playa, families grapple with the burden of school fees, uniforms, and supplies. But amidst these challenges, a glimmer of hope emerges: Keeping Kids in School (KKIS).

For just $2 USD per day, they provide vital support, ensuring these students stay on their educational journey.

As you find solace and grounding on your yoga mat, consider sharing a donation to one of these promising youngsters. By becoming a recurring donor to KKIS, you can directly contribute to breaking down barriers to education for these children.

Take action, and start a recurring donation now!

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