The best yoga studios in Bali are all aimed at 1 thing; to help you improve your flexibility and at the same time help you relax, unwind and re-energise your mind. Most studios offer classes for all levels and yoga abilities while others are for the more advanced yogies. The yoga studios in Bali are all in different areas but you will find that the majority of them are close to the main tourist areas. A lot of them are just off the main road so they avoid the loud motor bikes and traffic that’s so common in Bali – especially in the south near Seminyak.
Bali has seriously blossomed into one of the world’s best known holiday destinations where travellers can come to detox, live a healthy life for a couple of weeks and of course practice and develop their yoga skills. The yoga community and the amount of top quality studios has grown in number significantly over the past coupe of years and following are our pick of the best yoga studios in Bali where you can experience this great discipline in a tropical environment. How fantastic is that.
# 1 THE YOGA BARN IN UBUD
This is one of the original yoga studios in Ubud and was established by the same crew that bought you the Bali Spirit Festival. The yoga barn offers regular daily classes for all levels. This is a seriously large yoga centre that also has a retreat , and a café serving up delicious healthy post yoga work out treats. It is so large that is has 5 open air class rooms offering classes with each holding anywhere from 40-75 students at a time. There are over 90 classes on average per week offering Hatha, Iyenga and Vinyasa flow right through to meditation sessions. Single rate classes are $12 AU or Rp 140 000.
Ubud is renown for it’s lifestyle and yoga retreats so make sure you visit The Yoga Barn is you fancy a yoga session.
- Opening Hours: 06:00 – 21:00
- Location: Jalan Hanoman, Padang Tegal, Ubud
# 2 RADIANT ALIVE IN UBUD
This studio is in the village area of Padantegal which is very close to the monkey forest. This studio is more a eco-cool practice which takes place in 2 rooms. Of course you get the standard types of yoga such as Ashtanga, Hatha & Vinyasa but this is also infused with dance and the new ‘acro’ style yoga. On top of it’s regular classes this studio also offers the potential yoga instructor classes which are recognised world wide. If your feeling peckish after the class there is a health café serving up yummy snacks and juices. Classes for a single use are $13 AU or Rp 160 000.
- Opening Hours: 07:00 – 20:00
- Location: Jalan Jembawan 3, Padangtegal, Ubud
# 3 INTUITIVE FLOW IN UBUD
Like with most Ubud yoga studios they are set in quiet peaceful locations where you can easily get into your zen and focus on your postures with incredible views over the Campuhan valley. Intuitive Yoga is no exception and is a wonderful studio in the area of Penestanan which is just north of Ubud. Classes range from Hatha, Vinyasa as well as Yin Yoga. If you have ever wanted to become a yoga teacher then Intuitive Yoga offers classes for this as well. Single rate classes are $12 AU or Rp 140 000
- Opening Hours: 12:00 – 18:00
- Location: Jalan Raya Campuhan, Penestanan Kaja, Ubud
# 4 POWER OF NOW OASIS IN SANUR
If your holidaying in Sanur and want to escape the tourist crowds head to the Power of Now Oasis. As the name suggests it is in a serene location in a magnificent bamboo tree style house. You could not ask for a more ideal yoga space. The large open plan and very airy space sets the tone for some great yoga & meditation classes. It is set over 2 levels with the top area the main yoga studio while the bottom level opens to a lovely tropical garden. There is also a really healthy organic juice bar and a wonderful teahouse where you can relax and enjoy your post yoga after glow. Drop in classes are $10 AUD 0r Rp 120 000.
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- Opening Hours: 08:00 – 20:00
- Location: Jalan Merta Sari, Sanur Kauh, Sanur
# 5 JIWA BIKRAM YOGA in the heart of touristy SEMINYAK
Relax, focus, meditate and concentrate – this is what you are going to learn in your 90 minute hot yoga session known as Bikram Yoga. This is a powerful yoga discipline where you practice 26 postures in a 40 degree heated room. People come here to have a strenuous workout and at the same time really stretch core muscles. It’s probably one of the hardest yoga’s you will ever practice but the feeling that you have right after the class is worth all the effort and sweat. The studio is in Seminyak so if you are staying nearby ( as most tourists are) then it’s super easy to get to. Single classes are $15AU or Rp 175 000.
- Opening Hours: 07:00 – 21:30
- Location: Jalan Petitenget, Seminyak
# 6 GOKUL YOGA in MENGWI
This is a fantastic little studio set in the rice fields of the beautiful are of Mengwi which is more for those people staying in Ubud. There are daily classes and for those students that want private tuition this is also available – ideal for those beginners wanting to speed track their yoga learning or for those that need to fine tune their yoga stances. Classes are relatively cheap considering the fab location @ Rp 500 000 for 2 people.
- Opening Hours: Mon-Sat 16:00 – 17:30; Sun 09:00 – 10:30
- Location: Shanti Toya, Tebe Kurung, Banjar Umahanyar, Penarungan, Mengwi, Badung
# 7 SAMADI BALI in CANGGU
This studio specialises in Ashtanga yoga and is located in Canggu where the focus is on ‘Mysore Yoga’ which works on those muscles specifically used by surfers – which is perfect considering Canggu is a well know surf area in Bali. Samadi also offers a wide variety of other yoga disciplines and they also offer packages for the family where the focus is on children’s yoga. Classes are $10 AU per person or Rp 120 000.
- Opening Hours: 07:30 – 21:00
- Location: Jl. Padang Linjong, Canggu
# 8 TAKSU YOGA in UBUD
This studio is in a really central location wedged between the popular Monkey Forest Road and Jl Hanoman. The teachers are both Balinese and international where they teach you hatha, flow,, yin and restorative yoga which is great if you have has some type of accident or trauma recently and need personal yoga attention to help align and repair any damage. Such a wonderful idea for those wanting to help correct any out of alignments in your body and stretch unhealthy tissue.
- Opening Hours: 08:00 – 17:30
- Location: Jalan Goutama Selatan, Ubud
# 9 YOGA SHALA IN SEMINYAK
Another yoga studio to cater for the masses of tourists staying in Seminyak, Yoga Shala is a convenient and quiet studio offering Mysore style Ashtanga yoga which is held daily. You can also find Qi Gong as well as Tai Chi classes. Classes are cheap at $12 AU or Rp 150 000. If you are staying for an extended period ideally you should get a weekly pass for 11 classes @ Rp 1 000 000.
- Opening Hours: 12:00 – 24:00
- Location: Jalan Raya Basangkasa 1200B, Seminyak
# 10 OLOP IYENGAR STUDIO in SEMINYAK
In a quiet hidden street in bustling Seminyak is the oasis yoga studio Olop. Here you can practice Iyengar and Hatha yoga. The teacher/owner Olop Arpipi is famous world wide for his teaching abilities and people flock here just to attend one of his fabulous and very informative classes. The classes are incredibly good value @ only Rp 100 000. Well worth it even for 1 session just to see what the fuss is about.
- Opening Hours: 08:00 – 18:00
- Location: Jalan Drupadi 7, Banjar Basangkasa, Seminyak