The Akasha Teacher Training program blends yoga traditions from the east and west, integrating both into a practical and unique method that combines vinyasa flow alignment and skillful sequencing with the emphasis on being able to curate, lead & teach your own yoga retreat programme. Our mission is to provide each student with the necessary foundation to skillfully teach with compassion, safety and integrity, while honouring his or her individual voice and style. Whether you join us to become a teacher or simply to deepen your own practice, the Akasha Yoga Teacher Training will uniquely prepare you to leave your mark on the world and in the heart of every future student.
200-HOUR MULTI-STYLE TEACHER TRAINING PROGRAM TUITION, SPECIALTY CLASSES (YIN YOGA, RESTORATIVE, GONG BATH, MEDITATION, LIFE COACHING AND MORE!)
ALL TRAINING MANUALS & YOGA PROPS.
26 NIGHTS BOUTIQUE ACCOMMODATION
3 DAILY HEALTHY PLANT BASED MEALS ALL ORGANIC AND LOCAL PRODUCE, NUTRITIONALLY BALANCED, VARIED & DELICIOUS!
ALL DRINKS ON RETREAT, COLD PRESSED JUICES & SMOOTHIES, FILTERED WATER & ORGANIC DETOXIFYING TEAS.
AIRPORT TRANSFER FROM BUCHAREST
SPECIALIZED YOGA BOOKS ALTHOUGH A READING LIST WILL BE PROVIDED
FLIGHTS TO ROMANIA, TRAVEL/HEALTH INSURANCE
SPA TREATMENTS ALTHOUGH THESE ARE AVAILABLE ON SITE
Our location is rural & remote on purpose, at 1000m altitude in a sleepy village in the heartland of Transylvania. There is virtually nothing around us apart from nature, forests, mountains & village life. Find us 2.5hrs from Bucharest Airport, 45min from Brasov and 15min from Dracula’s Castle.
Our secluded retreat venue is the quiet refuge for complete body & mind renewal. With beautiful gathering spaces, lovely lodging, and plenty of fresh air and space, guests quickly appreciate the healing power and wonder of their time here.
Originally from Ireland, Rob is our lead yoga teacher trainer at Akasha Wellness Retreat. Rob qualified in India and is a registered ERYT200, RYT500 & YACEP instructor for Ashtanga, Vinyasa & Restorative yoga. Having facilitated trainings around the world, Rob also certified in Canada with the WPA as a Water Safety, Stand up Paddle-Board Yoga & fitness instructor.
With a background in musical theatre and sales training, Rob has been teaching and training students for over a decade, has a passion for developing workshops and continuing education programmes and loves the aspect of personal development for both the mind and body.
Connect with Robert on Instagram @iso_balance
As a guest you’ll have unlimited access to swedish & infra red sauna + outdoor jacuzzi hot tub, both with views of our mountains.
On arrival you can also book on demand body therapies, energy healing and massages.
A full body oil massage with gentle touch that will nourish your skin at all levels.
Treats many medical conditions and improves mental and physical health.
Since November 2016, we've hosted over 100 yoga retreats with over 30 facilitators. More than 1500 guests have experienced the Akasha Experience from over 49 countries and counting... We didn’t even know this many people knew Transylvania is an actual, real place.
We don’t like to boast, luckily we have out tribe who does this already.
“It’s been almost 1 month since I’ve left Bucharest and surrendered myself to what seems to be the most challenging experience of my life (so far) - the Yoga Teacher Training @ Akasha. I could spend days talking about the learning process, the extreme feelings, the nature, the benefits of a vegan diet, yoga & everything that comes with it. But I feel like I need more time to let everything settl...”Read More
“I went on a month long YTT and I literally loved everything! I'm not vegan, but the food was so delicious, it got me excited with every meal. They overdelivered on everything. We had snacks all the time, they gave out feedback forms and implemented all the preferences right away. The sauna and hot tub under the starry night was something I never even dreamt of having on my training. The rooms w...”Read More
“I was amazed with Akasha, a place that is hidden in the depth of Transylvania and has so much to offer on regards to physical and emotional healing. Thank you Akasha that you exist in this world and continue on amazing work that you are doing!”Read More
“I was at the akasha retreat for a couple of days and it was just perfect. Great atmosphere, awesome food, a lot of space to relax and let go of daily life stress and really really nice hosts. I didn't expect it to be so awesome. The rooms are lovely and clean. I feltabsolutely relaxed after these day. Small groups with lovely people. What can I say. I really high recommend you to go there! I wi...”Read More
Small group offering hands-on personalized advice & support. Max 14 students.
Building on our experience as a wellness retreat center, teaching internationally & delivering more than just a yoga class.
Intelligent Sequencing the art and science of designing and delivering a safe, dynamic class that is uniquely your style.
Emotional Intelligence & Life Coaching. Understanding the emotions behind people & Yoga
Yoga Alliance accredited training school.