Yoga Teacher Training in Greece
June 2023 - 200 hour TTC
We're bringing our world famous Yoga Teacher Training programme to the stunning Island location of Paros, Greece
3 Jun - 23 Jun 2023

Residential Training

Close to the beach, in a peaceful purpose-built retreat center. Course fee includes includes shared accommodation, breakfast and training.

Summer in beautiful Paros

Enjoy an outstanding yoga education experience on this stunning Greek Island famed for its beautiful scenery and traditional way of life.

Our expert teaching team

We have one of the best yoga training teams there is and we bring our same world renowned team over from India to train with you in Paros

We are thrilled to be bringing our 200-Hour Yoga Alliance Teacher Training to the stunning Island location of Paros, Greece in June 2023

Enjoy an outstanding yoga education experience, and gain an international qualification as a yoga teacher on this stunning Greek Island famed for its beautiful scenery and traditional way of life.

Our team will deliver our World-Renowned Teacher Training just a few minutes from the beach, in a peaceful purpose-built retreat center. Paros sits in the heart of the Aegean sea and belongs to the Cyclades. It is easily accessible from Athens and the larger Greek Islands and is known for its idyllic beaches, traditional villages, and beautiful swimming spots.

This training is residential and includes shared accommodation, breakfast, and your course fee.

Being our first residential TTC in Europe since 2020 we anticipate very high demand for this training and encourage aspirants to apply early to avoid disappointment.

YOGA ALLIANCE CERTIFIED

We are a Registered Yoga School (RYS) with Yoga Alliance, Yoga Alliance Professionals (UK) and Canadian Yoga Alliance, which means when you graduate from our 200hr Yoga Teacher Training you are automatically eligible to become a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) with any of these major certification bodies. Our course syllabus also exceeds the requirements for all other alliances so you will be able to register with any yoga certification body in the world.

I would very highly recommend this yoga teacher training for those wanting to learn yoga from a traditional... I cannot express enough how grateful I am for choosing Himalaya Yoga Valley to equip me with the tools I needed to feel confident as a teacher. The course had the perfect balance between all elements of traditional yoga. The teachers were experienced, supportive, and knowledgeable across the board. I felt extremely safe throughout my time at the yoga centre, which was something I felt a little apprehensive about before embarking on my journey. I would highly recommend this teacher training for those wanting to learn from a traditional school that's close to the source of the yoga.

Sarah
Yoga Teacher Training Graduate

Training Details

Curriculum

  • Yoga Asana
  • Yoga Asana Adjustments
  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Yoga Philosophy
  • Mantra Chanting
  • Chakras
  • Ayurveda
  • Mudras
  • Pranayama
  • Meditation

Skill Level

Our Yoga Teacher Training programme is perfect for yoga practitioners who…

Want to become a certified Yoga Teacher
Our training is designed to gradually build your confidence in actually teaching a yoga class. So when you leave you’ll have all of the skills and knowledge you need to start your new life as a Yoga Teacher.

Want to elevate their personal knowledge and practice
Lots of people have taken our trainings with no plans to become a Yoga Teacher and just want to build their knowledge of yoga and improve their personal practice. Our four week course is the perfect foundation for anyone who simply wants to learn traditional yoga and integrate this incredible practice into their life.

Style of yoga

During the Yoga Teacher Training programme you will learn a unique blend of traditional yoga styles:

Ashtanga Vinyasa
Our Level I Yoga Teacher Training Practice Sequence is founded in the Ashtanga Yoga Primary Series, a dynamic and flowing style of yoga that builds strength, flexibility and focus.

Iyengar Yoga
To compliment the Ashtanga style we also teach the fundamentals of Iyengar yoga, particularly focusing on precise alignment in poses, and the use of props and modifications to make the practice safe and accessible for all levels.

Himalayan Tradition of Yoga Meditation
Our school director Yogacharya Lalit is a student of a long tradition of yoga from a direct line of Himalayan Masters. Lalit studied under his master Swami Veda Bhati and Grandmaster Swami Rama, who founded the famous Himalayan Institute, and on our Yoga Teacher Training you will learn meditation and philosophy in alignment with this ancient lineage.

Typical Daily Schedule

7:00am Morning Meditation, Chanting and Pranayama
8:00am Break and reflective journal writing
8:30am Yoga Asana Practice
10:00am Break
11:00am Morning Lecture
1:00pm Break/Free Time
3:00pm Afternoon Lecture
4:15pm Break
4:30pm Yoga Asana Practice/Workshop

 

Training Accommodation

This residential training includes 20 nights of shared accommodation (some single rooms with supplements available) rooms are simple, clean, and bright.

All rooms have AC, wifi, and kettles for tea and coffee making. There are water stations on-site to refill your water.

The retreat center has a purpose-built yoga shalla, and outdoor yoga terrace and is just a few minutes from the beach.

Welcome to
Paros

You can fly internationally to Athens, Santorini, and Mykonos and from there get a boat to Paros. From Athens, you can also take a domestic flight to Paros. It can be nice to spend some time there, but if you want to arrive here in one day, you need to arrive early in Greece (Athens/ Mykonos/ Santorini) to get a connecting domestic flight or boat on the same day.

Transfers to the Center
We can arrange transfer to and from the hotel on arrival for you. Private taxi (1 – 4 persons) = 20 € from the airport and 30 €, from the port. The taxi will wait for you, with a sign with your name.

Food

Your training includes breakfast of local cuisine such as filter coffee, tea, milk, yogurt, different cereals (*also gluten-free), fresh white, dark and gluten-free bread, boiled eggs, fresh fruits and orange juice, cheeses, local homemade marmalade, honey.

There are beachfront restaurants just a few minutes’ walk from the resort for students to enjoy the local cuisine.

Things to do in Paros

Boat trip/snorkeling in the turquoise Greek waters
Private van with a chauffeur to tour the many beaches and villages of the island
Hiking over old Byzantine route or along the beach with a local guide
Massage after a long day of yoga
Catch the beautiful sunsets around the island

Meet the team

Yogacharya Lalit

Founding Director
Lalit is the founder of Himalaya Yoga Valley and lead teacher on our Yoga Teacher Trainings.

Maeve

Programme Director
Maeve coordinates our courses as well as teaching Yoga Business, ethics and management.

Viriam

Philosophy Teacher
With Viriam you will explore the ancient philosophy, history and wisdom of yoga.

Adam

Anatomy Teacher
In Adam’s lectures you’ll not only explore anatomy but also our systems, facia and much more.

Dr Rohit

Ayurveda teacher
Dr Rohit is a world renowned Ayurvedic doctor, and he will be teaching your Ayurveda lectures.

Tony

Senior Yoga Teacher
As well as helping to coordinate the training Tony supports Lalit in the Shala and asana lectures.

Mandeep

Yoga Teacher
With Mandeep you will learn traditional sanskrit chanting, meditation and pranayama.

Lisa

Senior Yoga Teacher
As Senior Yoga Teacher, Lisa shares her experience and knowledge with trainee teachers.

Our team in action

We bring our same amazing teaching team over from our centre in India to teach on the Yoga Teacher Training in Paros. Unlike most other programmes we have a dedicated teaching team who are each specialists in their fields.

200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training

Greece | 3 Jun - 23 Jun 2023
€2900

Residential Training

Complete your certification 20 straight days. The fastest way to become a Yoga Teacher.

Course fees include 19 nights shared accommodation, your Yoga Alliance Teacher Training fee, training materials, and daily breakfast.

Enrollment Process

It's so easy to get enrolled on a Yoga Teacher Training with us. Just make an application, wait for our approval and pay your deposit...that's it! We'll be there to help you plan your trip so your journey to India is hassle-free.

Step 1

Apply Today

Apply today

Let us know you would like to join us by completing our short application form. We’ll we’ll get back to you within 48 hours.

Step 2

Approval

Approval

We’ll let you know by email if your application has been approved, then send you details to confirm your place by deposit payment.

Step 3

Plan your trip

Plan your trip

Once we’ve received your deposit you can start planning your trip! We’ll be there to help you with your planning and preparation.

Want to know more about 200hr Yoga Teacher Training?

Download our Yoga Teacher Training prospectus and get to know all about the programme in your own time.