About This Center
In a quiet corner upon the magical lapping shores of Lake Atitlan, the Mystical Yoga Farm sits meditatively beneath watch of ancient volcano.
The location offers a special opportunity to live sustainably with nature, taking a relaxing break from everyday life to immerse in the practices of meditation, yoga, creative self-exploration, and deep appreciation of the beauty all around you.
The Mystical Yoga Farm is a secluded, private location accessible only by boat (ten minutes across lake from Santiago). It sits at the base of a volcano and is surrounded by magical forests, healing waters and spectacular views. The Mystical Yoga Farm offers a number of private and shared accommodation options.
Facilities include shared hot showers, a traditional sauna, a communal lounge and cafeteria.
All of the food is vegetarian and prepared with loving hands. The humble vegetable garden nourishes as often as possible while the rest of our organic food comes from the local farmers of our neighboring villages. The Mystical Yoga Farm serves three delicious meals a day.
The Mystical Yoga Farm is a self-directed spiritual community that is focused on self-sustainability, growing fresh organic food, growing healthy yogi’s, teachers and healing practitioners. The desire is to heal the earth and its inhabitants through connection with nature and Spirit.
We are an Eco-Rustico Retreat Center that is off the grid; utilizing filtered water, composting toilets, solar hot water, and solar electricity for use in the kitchen, office, shower areas and communal spaces. We invite you to connect to your natural rhythms during the retreat & live with nature.
We share meals in the Rancho and practice yoga in a thatch-roofed Yoga Shala with breath-taking views of the lake and the volcanoes. Meditation occurs on the dock as we watch the sunrise over the volcano. This place is a rare gem, a peaceful oasis like nothing experienced before; perfect for the inward journey you seek to embark on.
The farm shares its beauty in many ways during your free time: relaxing in hammocks, sailing, swimming, hiking, kayaking, gardening, coffee picking, paddle boarding, reading from the consciousness library, feeding the chickens or detoxing in the traditional wood-fired temascal.
WHAT TO BRING:
All rooms have solar powered lights and candles for ambiance, but we recommend a headlamp for reading in the evenings.
We use bio-degradable products in the kitchen, for laundry and for personal hygiene and we encourage you to also help protect our beautiful property from harmful chemicals.
Bring a a towel, layers of clothing to suit varying temperatures during the day and night. Natural insect repellent is nice to have. As we are a secluded location, you will want to bring anything you will need on hand.
The closest international airport is Guatemala City, about a 3.5 hour drive to Panajachel, which connects by boat to Santiago and the farm.
Private transfer: You can book a direct shuttle in advance with Mystical Yoga Farm from the airport to Santiago & then take a boat to the Farm.
Public shuttles: From the airport, you can go directly to Pana and take a boat to Santiago & the Farm, or you can spend the night in Antigua and travel to Pana the next day to do the same.
Details on these options below.
PRIVATE AIRPORT TRANSFERSIf you would like a direct shuttle from the airport to the farm (including direct transfer to a 10 minute boat ride across the lake), you can book it by contacting Mystical Yoga Farm directly.
Email (contact info blocked) with your arrival details & to request availability. Also please confirm by email your flight details to (contact info blocked).
Price: $60 shared group shuttle and $90 private shuttle.
PUBLIC SHUTTLES TO PANA:Direct from Airport:If your flight arrives before 1:00pm, you have a good chance of making it to the Farm in one day.
You can book a direct public shuttle from the airport to Pana. It is about a 3.5 hour drive. Then follow the boat instructions below.
Overnight Stay in Antigua:Regular public shuttles await outside the airport and run to Antigua (cost $12/90q & trip is
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