Ashtanga Escapes

Yogi Paradise in Bahia, Brazil

Ashtanga Escapes Yoga Retreat, May 2-9, 2014

During your week in paradise, you will learn to interact with the world in accordance with the eight limbs of Ashtanga Yoga, which translated into simple terms are as follows: being kind and compassionate to the world, being kind and compassionate to yourself, practicing Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga, engaging the breath, turning focus inward, becoming still, remaining still and integration with the Universe.


Included: Twice daily yoga classes, all breakfasts, lunches and dinners of organic and/or local cuisine, group activities and adventures on the Maraú Peninsula, seven nights luxury accommodation at a beachfront eco-chic lodge ... and unforgettable memories, from USD $1950

André Meyer

André leads a strong detoxifying traditional Ashtanga practice, with the intent of sharing his knowledge in a free, relaxed and ultimately therapeutic manner. He teaches regularly at Gam Yoga in Vila Madalena, São Paulo, is a collaborator for Prana Yoga Journal, and is known in the electronic music world as DJ Sohm.

Yoga Body Rio


Yoga Body Rio curates yoga retreats, events and immersions in the most breathtaking locations for a truly transformative experience. We invite you to our paradisiacal haven, where you can deepen your practice while creating beautiful memories. The Yoga Body Rio concept was launched through the simple belief that the only thing better than having an incredible lifestyle - is being able to share it with others. With this in mind, founder Marisa Paska devised and launched her uniquely curated range of multi-level yoga retreats, in some of Brazil’s most breathtaking locations for a truly transformative yoga experience.