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Holiday type Learning holidays
Singles holidays
Sun holidays
Wellness holidays
Country Portugal
Travel type Make your own way
Price range From £651
Travel partner GoLearnTo
Duration 7 nights
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Iyengar yoga holiday in Faro, Portugal

Refresh and unwind on this Iyengar yoga holiday with a difference, set in a beautiful farmhouse retreat boasting two swimming pools in the Algarve just 15 minutes from the coast, and enjoy a mix of twice daily yoga sessions, delicious food and stunning farmhouse accommodation.


  • A total of 12 one and a half hour yoga sessions taken between days two and eight
  • seven nights/eight days accommodation in a twin/double room
  • Breakfast each day is served at the retreat around 10am
  • Light snacks are served in the afternoon
  • A wonderful vegetarian dinner each evening is served around 8pm
  • Unlimited beverages (tea, coffee, bottled spring water)
Day one

Arrival at the Retreat Centre where you can check into your room anytime after 2pm, take your time to explore the retreat or enjoy a swim in one of the lovely swimming pools - Around 7pm you will join your host Rachel and fellow guests for a healthy and delicious vegetarian welcome meal, a few glasses of wine and some good company.

Days two to seven

At around 8.30am your yoga tutor Rachel will take you for a two hour yoga class, you are welcome to discuss your goals and aims for the week on the first day. After your morning practise you will have brunch at your leisure. You can take the afternoon as free time for resting, exploring, enjoying a massage or one of the excursions. At 5.30pm it is time for the evening practice focusing on yoga and Pranayama (breathing focus, recuperative relaxation). At around 7pm, you will join fellow guests for a vegetarian dinner prepared by the cooks at the retreat, a great chance to relax and sample the regional food whilst getting to know your fellow guests. Please note that on two evenings of the week you will go with fellow guests for dinner in a local restaurant (at extra cost approximately 15 -20 Euros)

Day eight

Check out around 9am returning feeling relaxed, restored and revived with new skills and knowledge along with new friends and inspiration to continue your yoga practice at home.
The accommodation where you’ll stay consists of three converted farmhouses. The three Portuguese farmhouses boast three furnished en-suite twin/double bedrooms. Set in the heart of the Portuguese countryside the retreat boasts gardens with views. The rooms and shared rooms are very comfortable and decorated to high standard - Prices are based on two people travelling together and sharing a twin ensuite room on the standard yoga holiday, If you are travelling solo, you can reserve your own private room for a single supplement. The farmhouses offer two swimming pools for all guests’ use. In the gardens you'll find a host of fruit trees and flowers providing shade and a great place to relax. Wi-fi is available in all areas of the property. Your hosts have dogs and cats but they are not allowed in the house. Accommodation is included for seven nights / eight days. Check in anytime after 2pm on day one and check out by 9am day eight. The yoga studio itself is bright, airy and fully-equipped with yoga mats and all the equipment needed.

Please Note: 12th-19th October accommodation will be in Olivais St. António

This holiday is booked by phone. Click 'book now' to make a reservation request to our travel partner who will call you back to confirm your booking details and take payment. To speak to a representative now please call 0330 333 6737.

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