Yoga Teacher Training Retreat in Costa Rica

Join us in the lush jungle on the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica, for an inspiring Yoga Teacher Training Retreat.

200 & 500 hour Yoga Teacher Certification

Immerse deeply in the Ashtanga Yoga practice in this Source of Yoga Teacher Training Retreat. Source of Yoga teacher training programs are registered with the Yoga Alliance and meet their 200 & 500 hour International Certification standards.

Source of Yoga offers a comprehensive Yoga Teacher Training program to yoga teachers, aspiring teachers and yoga practitioners. This teacher training combines the high standards of practice, required by the Ashtanga Vinyasa System with the development of teaching skills, which are necessary to introduce students to Yoga practice safely and effectively. For detailed information about the curriculum and to register for the course click here

A Yoga Teacher Training Manual will be supplied to each participant. To those who attend all scheduled classes, a 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training Certificate will be issued, at the end of the course. Returning students and those who have already completed a 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training will receive a 200 hour Advanced Training Certificate, toward 500 hour Certification.

Weekly Excursions

There will be two days off during this course. There will be time to go surfing, relax on the beach or take a guided tour through the rainforest to majestic waterfalls or a tour of Cahuita national park, which includes a boat trip to a coral reef, snorkeling and a guided walk on the Cahuita national park’s trail. Additionally there is a rainforest canopy tour, which includes eight aerial platforms and 1200 meters of cable nestled deep in the jungle.

Yoga Teacher Training: Oct 20- Nov 10, 2018

Dorm Occupancy: $4,300 US
Triple Occupancy: $4,700 US
Double Occupancy: $5,100 US
Single Occupancy: $5,700 US

Accommodation will be provided in spacious rooms with private bathrooms.

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The price includes:

The 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training Course, three gourmet vegetarian meals per day and accommodation at the Goddess Garden.


There are a limited number of scholarships available for this course. To apply for a scholarship, please explain why you are in need of a scholarship in the additional comments section of the registration page.


All levels of Yoga Practitioners are welcome to attend the 200 hour program. Registration Form

To reserve your space, please pay the $500 US deposit Pay Deposit

Reading List

  • Ashtanga Yoga Book by Caroline Klebl
  • Yoga DVD by Caroline Klebl
  • Yoga Mala by Sri K Pattabhi Jois
  • The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali by Georg Feuerstein
    or Light on the Yoga Sutras by BKS Iyengar
  • Ayurveda, The Science of Self-Healing, by Dr. Vasant Lad
  • Anatomy Coloring Book by Wynn Kapit & Lawrence M. Elson

Travel to Costa Rica:

The closest airport is San José International Airport. A passport with at least 30 days validity is required to travel to Costa Rica. A visa is not required and one can stay up to 90 days.

training destination


to be announced


Limon, Costa Rica

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Training schedule

6:30a - 7:00a
Sunrise Meditation

7:00a - 9:00a
Ashtanga Yoga (Mysore Style or Lead)

10:00a - 12:30p
Adjustments / Teaching Techniques

3:00p - 5:30p
Anatomy, Ayurveda & Philosophy

Retreat location

This course will take place at an exquisite eco resort in the tropical rainforest on the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica. This resort includes a wonderful open air yoga studio, beautiful rooms with private bathrooms, a pool, a restaurant that serves delicious meals. Gluten free and vegan options are available. The beach is a short walk from the resort. The spa offers a variety of treatments including Ayurvedic, deep tissue, hot stone massage.