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Return to Paradise!
Feb 14 - 22, 2024
8 nights including your first overnight in San Jose & 7 nights at the gorgeous Rio Chirripo!

Rooms start at $2,595 per person

Welcome to the mountains of Costa Rica! Here at the rustic luxury of Rio Chirripo Lodge you will find stunning views of mountain peaks, a bustling river with a swimming hole and exotic birds just outside your room. Take in the sounds of the river, sunbathe by the pool or relax in the wood-fired hot tub.


Did we mention a massage room that overlooks the river? Or delicious healthy meals including an abundance of vegetables, juicy tropical fruits, homebaked breads and fresh fish—all crafted to delight the palate and the senses? You may just find your heaven here.

This year's trip will include more yoga and more free time! We'll have one full day off mid-week for you to do whatever you choose, including the option for an excursion to the unbelievably beautiful Nauyaca Waterfall led by our Costa Rican hosts Angus and Tania.

We’ve limited this trip to 16 people to ensure the most enjoyable and meaningful group experience possible. Come with a friend or make new ones! 

An roofed, open-air yoga studio overlooking the forest.

What 2023 Costa Rica attendees are saying:

"A wonderful mix of activities, great leaders, kind participants and lovely accommodations."

"Terrific retreat in a beautiful location!"

"This is my first retreat with Turavita and it was absolutely fabulous. Location was wonderful, accommodations beautiful and food fantastic. I appreciated in person, yoga and sangha. Hiking and spa treatments were great. Can't wait to hear about the next location!"


Visit the booking page to learn about pricing, what's included, details about Rio Chirripo Lodge, and some extra logistics like how to get there. 

Keep reading to learn what a typical day would look like (except Monday, which is a free day!) on the Costa Rica 2024 Turavita retreat and to learn about your yoga teacher and local tour guides. 

Payment details:

When you checkout, you can pay the whole amount, or choose to pay in two installments, with the remaining half due Nov 14, 2023.

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A Typical Day in Paradise

6:30-8am  Breakfast buffet

8-9:15am  Yoga sangha discussion/journaling

9:30-11  Asana/pranayama/meditation

12:30 Lunch buffet

Free Time: Pool, river, rest, massage, etc. or optional activity*

5-6:15  Stretch & guided relaxation

6:30  Three-course dinner

*Optional activities included with retreat price include Secret Gardens, Neighborhood walk with Tania, Cheese Factory and Butterfly Dome. Sign up sheets will be available on our first day!

About Your Yoga Teacher

Your yoga teacher for the week, Liz explores and shares yoga practices that promote healing to both body and mind. As a C-IAYT certified yoga therapist and experienced yoga teacher, Liz encourages you to learn at your own pace and within your own unique body and mind.

Expect a wholistic experience that includes asana (movement), pranayama (breath work), guided meditation and also time to self-reflect using the philosophical teachings of yoga as a guide. A worldwide traveler, Liz welcomes you to share with her all the beauty and wonder of Costa Rica and the Chirripo Mountains!  

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About Your Local Guides

Angus and Tania of Chirriposa will guide us on our adventures—to waterfalls, along paths, to the butterfly dome and more—taking care of all those special details to make our outings everso meaningful and joyful.

They have been organizing and facilitating wellness retreats in Costa Rica and across Europe for over 15 years. Together, they’re a great team with a fun, positive, Costa Rican vibe!

Travel and insurance:

If you need assistance with your travel plans, please reach out to your favorite travel agent. We do not offer travel planning services. 

Due to the unpredictable nature of travel and COVID-19, we highly recommend travel insurance for this trip. Many options are available online, including World Nomads which offers plans for about $75-125 per person.

Based in Minneapolis, MN, USA

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