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On January 11 2020, join Big River Yoga in Puerto Vallarta for 8 days of casual luxury, yoga al fresco, delightful food, magical experiences, spa time, and amazing people.

 
 
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stay in casual luxury

open-living jungle villas

 
 

Fully staffed and catered

Nestled in the jungle between the lush Sierra Madre and beautiful Banderas Bay, our villas are the perfect place to retreat, do yoga, and bask in the beauty of nature. 24/7 security, concierge, chef, housekeeper, and tour guide included.

 
 
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yoga al fresco

ocean and jungle views

 
 

Three Classes Daily

Every day you’ll practice in our open-air studio while taking in sweeping views of the pacific and the jungle. Our studio is fully stocked so leave your mat at home.

 
 
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Big River Yoga

Chris and Nora Gordon are owners and founders of Big River Yoga, a yoga studio in Minneapolis, MN that specializes in alignment-based, heart-centered yoga teachings that inspire and uplift. www.bigriveryoga.com

About Chris

Chris brings over 25 years experience teaching yoga and leading retreats. His teaching is influenced by many traditions including Iyengar Yoga, Anusara Yoga, Tibetan Buddhist and other therapeutic practices for the mind and body. Chris teaches and practices as a means to reduce suffering and bring peace in an often times convoluted world. In a time when many seek fulfillment from outside of themselves, Chris invites students to feel more resourced from within and hold greater capacity for love, kindness, patience, and generosity. Expect dynamic engaging practices with Chris that involve moving with the breath, strength-building, and guided meditation integrated with philosophical teachings.

About Nora

A true creative spirit, Nora weaves together her skills as a public health professional, community organizer, health coach, and yoga instructor and is passionate about providing opportunities for healthy living and healthy ways of being with each other and self. Teaching since 2015, her style is informed by alignment-based, Anusara, vinyasa, and restorative yoga.

Nora brings her experience leading coaching groups, yoga classes, and retreats to this tropical setting to provide the ultimate immersive experience rooted in self-care and intention.

About This Retreat

Join Chris and Nora for a week of yoga (3 classes daily: Sunrise meditation, AM align & flow, and evening restorative), healing, and relaxation. Yoga in this tropical setting is nourishing for the soul and provides a retreat from the everyday through movement and breath. Group discussions, individual exercises, and a closing ceremony will also be woven in for reflection, insight, and renewal. You are encouraged to take the time you need on this retreat to both practice yoga, but also connect with your own heart, be with friends, and play! All levels welcome, no yoga experience required.

 
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DISCOVER vallarta’S MAGIC

three adventures included

 
 

Renewal In Nature

In addition to yoga practice, you’ll swim with tropical fish, chase waterfalls, and do service in benefit of locals. You can also join one of a dozen curated adventures.

 
 
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delight in living foods

gourmet plant-based menu

 
 

A Unique Culinary Experience

You’ll enjoy nutritionally-dense, cleansing, and delicious plant-based meals that are original, tasty, and energizing. Everything is cooked from scratch with the highest quality ingredients, many of which are homemade, like oils, granolas, and breads.

 
 
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the perfect week

proper rest and self-care

 
 

The Beyond Treatment

A beautiful villa. Inspiring views. Wonderful people. Yoga al fresco. Nutritious meals. Fun adventures. On-site spa. Pools. Near lovely beaches, and Old Town.

 
 
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7:00 AM
SUNRISE Meditation

Meditate outdoors with amazing jungle and ocean views.

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8:00 AM
BREAKFAST

Smoothie bowls, oatmeal, fresh fruit, toppings.

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9:00 AM ADVENTURE 10:00 AM Yoga

Join our included adventure and then take your second class of the day

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12:30 PM
LUNCH

Buddha bowls, soups, salads - all prepared at home.

 
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1:30 PM
RELAX OR INDULGE

Lounge by the pool, get a massage or a facial.  

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5:00 PM
SUNDOWN YOGA

Yoga outdoors with amazing jungle and ocean views.

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7:00 PM
DINNER

Healthy gourmet entrees with salad and dessert.

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8:00 PM
WIND DOWN

Meditation, reading, talks, walks, connection.

 
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you’d be crazy not to

8 days, all-inclusive from $999

 
 

Luxury Without The Price

8-day stay at our beautiful, fully-staffed jungle villas. 19 gourmet meals lovingly prepared by our chefs. 10 yoga classes with your favorite teacher. 3 guided adventures in nature. All for less than a week’s stay at a random hotel.

 
 
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STANDARD ROOM

260-square-foot room with deck and garden views. The smartest priced room available, it's the room to book if you want comfortable yet sensible accommodation. Includes wall-to-wall, floor-to-ceiling retractable glass, a very comfortable mattress and blackout curtains. Shares a large bathroom with one other room.

Beds: 1 king bed or 2 twin beds


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PREMIUM ROOM

350-square-foot room with ensuite, deck and garden views. This is the room to book if you want privacy and comfort but don't need the opulence of the 1,500-square-feet Penthouse Suite. Includes wall-to-wall, floor-to-ceiling retractable glass, a very comfortable mattress, blackout curtains and a private bathroom.

Beds: 1 king bed or 2 twin beds


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PENTHOUSE SUITE

1,500-square-feet with panoramic ocean and/or jungle views. The only suite available, it's the room to book if you want total privacy, space, amazing views, and room to entertain should you wish to. Includes indoor and outdoor seating areas, wraparound deck, large bathroom with jacuzzi, and walk-in closet.

Beds: 1 king bed or 2 twin beds

 

Double Occupancy

Book now and save up to $200 per person

Prices will increase as spots fill.

 
 
 
 

Single Occupancy

Book now and save up to $400 on your room

Prices will increase as spots fill.

 
 
 
 
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what guests had to say

facebook reviews

 
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A truly life changing experience.
— Melissa Roberts, August 15, 2017
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One of the most peaceful and beautiful places I have ever stayed in.
— Beryl Puddifer, January 16, 2018
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The retreat was exactly what I needed physically, emotionally and spiritually.
— Isaac Rocha, March 20, 2019
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The included excursions were amazing.
— Jesse Shroyer, February 27, 2018
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BEST. HOSPITALITY. EVER.
— Molly Harris, March 7, 2018
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I would definitely come back again. It was exactly what I needed.
— Stephanie Tufford, February 13, 2019
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I’m a foodie and I can say each meal was a gastronomic delight.
— Chris Kuhlman, April 8, 2018
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This is a real gift to give to yourself.
— Meg Gardner, December 14, 2017
 
 
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