Expert tip: This is one of the most popular yoga retreats offered in Belize.
Take a one-week pause from your busy life and go all into your yoga practice and a healthy lifestyle! This level 1 teacher training in Belize, led by GoYoga founder and owner, Alissa Rodgers, and a team of experienced and inspired teachers, offers an empowering, effective, and efficient approach to help you gain a solid understanding of the yoga tradition and cultivate the inner teacher that exists inside you. GoYoga's level 1 foundational program is the entry point to all of their teaching programs and will prepare you to teach as well as supply you with a solid base from which to grow and expand ongoing as a student, a teacher, and a human being.
During the program, you will be staying at the beautiful Ak'Bol Resort, located on Ambergris Caye, Belize’s largest island. The resort offers a gorgeous beachfront location and all of the amenities you need to have a great week in paradise. You can choose between thatched cabanas and village rooms.
Island chic cabanas that offer private outdoor showers and front porches.
Group living spaces with shared bathrooms and common areas.
You will begin each day with a morning meditation beach walk followed by a healthy breakfast of local and fresh-prepared foods and juices. From there, you will practice in a palapa over the Caribbean Sea and then dive deep into the art and science of teaching yoga. Lunch is served beachfront, again freshly prepared using local ingredients that will energize your bodies. Each afternoon, there will be down time to relax and soak in the scenery.
You will meet again over the sea for a beautiful afternoon practice followed by fun and inspiring group activities. Dinner is served in a rooftop dining area overlooking the sunset at sea. After dinner, you meet again in the special palapa to reflect and wrap up your evening. Then, you nestle in for the night and start each day refreshed and renewed!
The destination program is specifically designed to provide you with not only an efficient and proven way to build a strong yoga foundation that you can use for teaching, but also an incredible experience to recharge your body, mind, and soul. This program does count toward a 200-hour yoga teacher training.
This teacher training program combines GoYoga's transformative level 1 teacher training curriculum with a breathtaking location. This teacher training course will be held on the tranquil north side of Belize’s smallest island, Ambergris Caye, just a quarter mile from the second smallest barrier reef in the world and a bike's ride away from the old fishing village of San Pedro.
All meals and beverages are included with your training tuition. Each meal is prepared using fresh local ingredients that will leave you feeling healthy and energized! The chef’s can accommodate any dietary restrictions.
Most of your training days will include lectures, practicing, and teaching yoga. Each day, you will have a few hours after lunch to lounge by the pool or take a dip in the ocean. There will be one longer afternoon break to take advantage of the sights and beautiful offerings of Belize. On your one afternoon off, you can explore the island, relax in the resorts spa or snorkel the coral reefs! You can also hoose to swim with the sharks, explore downtown San Pedro, or just to relax quietly at the resort.