EPISODE 257

Four types of retreats (and how to choose the one that is best for you)

with Lily Dwyer Begg

Yoga retreats allow you to share yoga free from the distractions of daily life – while often earning far more than your usual weekly classes. There are four basic types of retreats to consider: day, camping, local, and international. In this episode, we cover the pros and cons of each to help you decide which is right for you. Packed with personal insights and practical tips, this dialogue aims to inspire yoga teachers to organize retreats, explaining the win/win dynamic for both student and teacher.

Episode Highlights

Yoga retreats allow you to share yoga free from the distractions of daily life – while often earning far more than your usual weekly classes. There are four basic types of retreats to consider: day, camping, local, and international. In this episode, we cover the pros and cons of each to help you decide which is right for you. Packed with personal insights and practical tips, this dialogue aims to inspire yoga teachers to organize retreats, explaining the win/win dynamic for both student and teacher.

 

EPISODE HIGHLIGHTS:

00:00 Why we love retreats and four types of retreats to consider leading

01:34 Retreat opportunities for students and teachers

13:24 Day Retreats: A low-risk way to dip your toes into leading retreats

19:33 Camping Retreats: An affordable option for nature lovers

27:03 Local Retreats: Gateway to a deeper practice

33:47 International Retreats: The easiest retreat to fill up and earn a profit

40:07 Conclusion: Choosing the right retreat for you

 

EPISODE LINKS & RESOURCES:

Quiz: What kind of retreat is best for you?

Retreat Timing Guide

Episode 226: Yoga Retreat Fundamentals

Episode 233: How to Thrive as a Retreat Leader

Lily Dwyer Begg Yoga

Follow Lily on Instagram @lilydwyerbegg

The Ultimate Retreat Roadmap Online Course

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