Located at the OM Retreat and Training Center at Cashew Hill Jungle Lodges in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica, our instructor training programs are widely regarded as the best in the Caribbean. This green, breathtaking sanctuary sits directly above the main town where visitors can forge a deep connection with nature in a magical and safe setting. Check out the Caribe Yoga Academy’s variety of 200 and 300 hour yoga training programs and our great selection of both immersion and non-immersion formats. The diversity in offerings and a talented, professional staff allows the Caribe Yoga Academy to serve both visitors and those living full-time in our lush jungle wonderland.
Meditate in shapes! Find the inner peace, balance, power, bliss and sense of connection that the practice and lifestyle of Yoga can cultivate - Avani Gilbert
"The Yoga Teacher Training with the Caribe Yoga Academy made me feel like the very best of myself."
I can't imagine having done my 200 YTT with anyone else...my intuition told me to come here! This is a top notch program...I am proud to be a Caribe Yoga Academy alum!
"Thank you ALL so much for the time, effort, love and passion you put into the program. I have learned more than I ever imagined and have grown and transformed as a person. I am both grounded in myself and inspired to grow outwards and spread light to others. This program has changed my life in all the best ways!"
"Caribe Yoga Academy sets the standard for what a yoga teacher training should be. The information is varied and deep. The instructors are passionate and truly invested in transferring that to their students. The setting is second to none. I cannot imagine taking my YTT anywhere else. I feel I have received enough knowledge, practice and empowerment to take my yoga out into the world with confidence."
"I am thankful for this experience! I learned far more than I thought I would. The staff and environment are top quality and full of LOVE!"
"My experience at Caribe Yoga Academy exceeded my expectations. I not only received a plethora of yoga knowledge, but I also learned more about myself and feel completely transformed. Thank you to Avani and all of the staff that went above and beyond. I am forever grateful!