Rio Chirripo Yoga Retreat

Rio Chirripo Yoga Retreat with beautiful light shed

In Costa Rica Rio Chirripo Yoga Retreat is one of the best nature lodge and yoga destinations. If you are willing to enjoy hiking, horse back riding, birdwatching, yoga, meditation or to spend some time in relaxation then Rio Chirripo Yoga Retreat is a perfect choice for you. The retreat center is surrounded with spectacular natural beauty which will rejuvenate you. If you want to escape from the pressures of a busy world and enjoy some time with a group or some solitary time then you should visit Rio Chirripo Yoga Retreat which will make you harmonious, energetic, refreshed and relaxed.


Rio Chirripo Yoga Retreat & Hotel is located 3.5 hours south of Juan Santa Maria International Airport in San Jose, Costa Rica and four hours north of the border with Panama. It takes only a few minutes drive away from the village of San Gerardo de Rivas which is the base camp for hikers and climbers. The retreat is only 45 minutes east of the city of San Isidro del General in Perez Zeledon.If you follow the winding road you will get the opportunity to enjoy the tumbling waters from uncountable springs into fertile valleys, a great variety of fauna and the greenery of the landscape and that road will take you to the small town of Cannan de Rivas. Rio Chirripo Yoga retreat is half way between the Osa Peninsula and San Jose.


A beautiful and colorful bird

Rio Chirripo Yoga Retreat & Hotel uses only eco-friendly cleaning products.They ask the guests to reduce the frequency of changing of towels so that they can save water and requests the guests to switch off the lights when they do not use them for saving electricity.

In the retreat the septic system is bio-digestor which turns all human fecal matter into fertilizer and filters the water to come out clean so that the environment always remain fresh. This retreat center also reuse all fruit and vegetable waste and turn that into fertilizer for their gardens. They also recycle all glass, plastic, paper and tin.

Yoga Classes and Messages:

Prople practicing Yoga in the retreat

Rio Chirripo Yoga Retreat has a uniquely designed Yoga room where it arranges Yoga classes for the fresh beginners, already expert for them who did Yoga once in a while. While practicing Yoga in this room you will enjoy the beautiful mountains view and will hear the sounds of the river.

Whether you have a regular Yoga practice, only do Yoga once in a while or are new to Yoga, Rio Chirripo Yoga Retreat offers you the opportunity to practice this wonderful discipline in our uniquely designed Yoga room with views of the mountains and the sounds of the river.

This retreat center also offers many types of messages including Holistic,  Deep Tissue,Reflexology, Back, Neck and Shoulders, and Thai message.

Tropical Dance Lessons and Spanish Lessons:

Rio Chirripo Yoga Retreat also will give you the opportunity to enjoy Tropical Dance Lessons an hour and a half of salsa, merengue and cumbia at the Local bar with the locals. This retreat also offers cooking class where all the steps of the preparation described in Spanish and you will learn Spanish in a complete relaxed and playful way.


Coffee tour

Rio Blanco Reserve:  People who want to explore nature they will enjoy this tour as Rio Blanco Reserve is a 220-acre wonder of nature.

The Secret Garden: The Secret Garden is an eleven-year labor of love that has been open to the public for two years. From Rio Chirripo the Secret Garden is only fifteen minute walk away.

Coffee Tour: This tour will let you to explore the process of making coffee.

The Cheese Tour: During this tour you will meet a family with an innovative, delicious product: a Swiss cheese, aged for at least three months. You will obviously want to have that cheese.


Beautifully decorated room Casita

In this retreat there are rooms and cabins with private bathrooms as well as a free form riverside swimming pool and hot tub. This hotel can accommodate up to 23 people. There are eight standard or balcony rooms, each with a double and a single bed, private bath and a shared balcony. You can also choose Casita which has a queen-size bed, a double bed and a further single bed if needed, private bath and a kitchen. If you go with your partner and want to spend some romantic time River cabin will match you perfectly. The most simple yet comfortable option is Camping style room with three single beds and a balcony overlooking the jungle.


Rio Chirripo Yoga Retreat



Call: (011) 506 2742 5109


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