Health 

These Are the Best Yoga & Wellness Retreats in the U.S.

In light of the upcoming Mental Health Awareness Week.

By
1,773 Hypes

These Are the Best Yoga & Wellness Retreats in the U.S.

In light of the upcoming Mental Health Awareness Week.

Whether you’re a yogini or not, yoga and meditation are known to be some of the most effective ways to find inner peace. With Mental Health Awareness Week approaching, we’ve rounded up some of the best yoga and wellness retreats in the U.S. you should consider visiting.

Located in dreamy destinations like Hawai’i and Vermont’s Green Mountains surrounded by all things nature, these retreats not only offer yoga programs but also outdoor activities like kayaking and surfing, as well as meditation sessions. You can select from diverse schedules according to your needs and desires for a stress-free getaway from the bustling city and hectic daily routine.

Scroll down to take a look at some of the best yoga and wellness retreats in the country. For more on mental health, make sure to check out these wellness books to add to your bookshelves. 

Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health

Stockbridge, MA

Spanning 150 acres with a lake, beach, trails and hilltop views, Kripalu offers yoga programs for both individuals and groups, as well as classes on healthy living. Additional activities include hiking, mindful eating and detoxing with options for visitors with cancer or Parkinson’s. For a full experience, guests can enjoy facilities such as the sauna, whirlpool, meditation rooms and more.

Esalen Institute

Big Sur, CA

Being initially founded in 1962 as a spiritual retreat destination, Esalen is both an educational institute and retreat center. Visitors can participate in activities like yoga, meditation, massage and spirituality along with facilities such as mineral hot springs, garden and and art center.

Lumeria Maui

Makawao, HI

Housed in a historic 24-room property initially built as a retirement home in 1909, Lumeria in Maui, Hawai’i is a luxurious wellness destination surrounded by nature, with activities like yoga, kayaking, surfing and meditation sessions. Secluded from the region’s famous beaches packed with tourists, this location is built specifically to bring peace to your mind.

Black Swan Temple

Maui County, HI

Black Swan Temple, another retreat located in Hawai’i, provides a fully programmed schedule including activities like sound healing and two-hour yoga sessions for small, intimate groups of six.

Sedona Mago Retreat Center

Sedona, AZ

Operated by non-profit organization Tao Fellowship, Sedona Mago Retreat Center is situated in the middle of a national forest in Arizona, surrounded by Native American ruins and mountains. Programs include Meditation Weekends, Detox Retreats and Taoist Qigong sessions, complete with mostly vegetarian menus offered.

Shambhala Mountain Center

Feather Lakes, CO

This 600-acre retreat in Northern Colorado is filled with nature, from mountain valleys to woodlands and meadows. More than 100 courses are held each year at Shambhala, where guests can also pay a visit to the Great Stupa of Dharmakaya, the tallest stupa in all of North America.

Stowe Mountain Ranch Retreats

Stowe, VT

Although not a separate retreat that provides scheduled programs, yoga instructors and wellness teachers from all over the world hold workshops at this location in Vermont’s Green Mountains. The location also features a cedar sauna, outdoor hot tub and waterfall.

Read Full Article

What to Read Next

Lane Crawford's Lianna Man on the Evolution of Clean Beauty
Beauty 

Lane Crawford's Lianna Man on the Evolution of Clean Beauty

The Vice President of Beauty and Wellbeing talks about her wellness favorites and the growing industry.
1,342 Hypes

Everlane Pop-Up Stores Are Opening in a City Near You
Fashion

Everlane Pop-Up Stores Are Opening in a City Near You

Find out the locations here.
4,328 Hypes



Here's an Official Look at Reebok x adidas' Instapump Fury BOOST
Footwear

Here's an Official Look at Reebok x adidas' Instapump Fury BOOST

Find out the drop dates here.
9,792 Hypes

MoMA Releases Branded Sneakers With Vans to Celebrate Its Reopening
Footwear

MoMA Releases Branded Sneakers With Vans to Celebrate Its Reopening

A unisex pair to add to your lineup.
1,051 Hypes

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Keep updated on the latest news.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Help us serve you better

We appreciate your support in allowing HYPEBEAST ads, where we can share contents from the latest fashion, to those culturally relevant. In adding HYPEBEAST to your ad blocker's whitelist, ads on our sites will show while you continue to browse.

Help Support Us

We need ads to keep the website running and to continue providing free news to our readers. We'd appreciate your support by whitelisting HYPEBAE on your ad blocker.

If you have already whitelisted us, simply refresh this page. To find out how to whitelist us, click the button below.

Back

Add Us to Whitelist

We appreciate your support in allowing HYPEBAE ads. Most ad blockers have similar whitelisting steps and settings. If you need assistance, please contact us.

Adblock Plus

  1. Click on the red ABP icon in the upper right corner of your browser.
  2. Click “Enabled on this site” to disable ad blocking for the current site. In Firefox click “disable on HYPEBAE”.
  3. Refresh the HYPEBAE page that you were viewing.

Adblock

  1. Click the AdBlock hand icon.
  2. Click “Don’t run on pages on this domain”.
  3. A new “Don’t run AdBlock on…” dialog may be displayed in the middle of the screen.
  4. Move the “Site” slider to the right. After that, click “Exclude”.
  5. Refresh the HYPEBAE page that you were viewing.

uBlock

  1. Click the uBlock icon.
  2. Click the large blue “power” button in the menu that appears to whitelist the current website.
  3. Reload the HYPEBAE page that you were viewing.

Firefox Browser

Firefox Tracking Protection may activate our whitelist notice, which can be disabled temporarily for a browsing session by clicking the shield icon in the URL bar and following the instructions.

Disconnect

  1. Click the Disconnect icon.
  2. Click “Whitelist site”.
  3. Refresh the HYPEBAE page that you were viewing.