Is South America calling your name? Check out any of our favorite 200 hours yoga teacher trainings in South America and decide your best fit!
School Yoga Institute, Sacred Valley, Peru
School Yoga Institute combines eastern Yogic practices with western Shamanic teachings to create what is called the “mystic yoga” style. Located in the sacred valley, an energy vortex in the Andes Mountains, this yoga teacher training is a 3 week all immersive course that could change your life. This yoga alliance certified teacher training combines Ashtanga, Vinyasa, Hatha, and Sivananda styles to create a well-rounded introduction to yoga.
Style: Hatha, Sivananda, Vinyasa, Ashtanga
Tuition: $2,450 not including food and accommodation
Yogendra Yoga Ashram, Cali, Colombia
This 200-hour teacher training is unique because it fuses ashtanga, vinyasa, and acro yoga together along with providing services in the local communities as their karma yoga. This 3-week program teaches students how to maintain a personal practice and integrate it into their teaching methods. As well, this teacher training is great for yogis on a budget, starting at $1,600!
Style: Ashtanga, Vinyasa, Acro Yoga
Tuition: $1,600 without food and accommodation
Durga’s Tiger School, Tampaco, Ecuador
This 200-hour yoga alliance certified teacher training delves into tantric practices and shamanism. This unique course incorporates clown workshops, the arts, kundalini practices, and dance meditations. By incorporating both Indian and Indigenous cultures, students can dive deeply into their practice and fully open their minds. Ancient spiritual practices are different cross-culturally, but there are elements that parallel one another, which Durga’s Tiger School encompasses well. For those with an interest in Eastern and Western philosophies, this month-long course may be what you are looking for!
Style: Kundalini, Shamanic
Sembrando Semillas Con Yoga, Cusco, Peru
This yoga teacher training is great for those looking for a yoga school combined with a healing center. Offering practices such as reiki initiations, crystal healing, sound healing, dance therapy and more, this school offers more than just your traditional course on Patanjali’s Sutras. This 200-hour yoga alliance certified course immerses students for 3 weeks in the Andes Mountains outside of Cusco.
Style: Hatha, Vinyasa
Casa Del Sol Montanita, Montanita, Ecuador
Casa Del Sol Montanita is an immersive yoga teacher training that focuses on teaching students to dive deeper into their practice, rather than going to get a simple certification. This 30-day long program allows for a lot of time to work on yourself, and ultimately, transform yourself. The course is yoga alliance certified, focuses on the vinyasa flow style, and is great for those on a budget!
YogaMaze, Buenos Aires, Argentina
YogaMaze is an in-depth Hatha yoga 200-hour teacher training, one of the only teacher trainings in Argentina that goes in depth about yoga therapy, the history of yoga, basic Sanskrit, and the aspects of Ancient Indian culture that shaped what we know of as yoga. This yoga alliance certified course is taught in English and Spanish, making it great for both foreigners and South Americans, and is 3 weeks long.
Yovada, Arin, Sacred Valley, Peru
Yovada holds a 3 week long all immersive yoga and plant medicine teacher training. This teacher training is yoga alliance certified, and include optional plant medicine ceremonies, as well as integrative shamanic healing practices, such as coca leaf reading, despachos, cacao ceremonies, and cleansing temescal ceremonies. This integrative approach is to connect East and West cultures and allow yogis to connect with the land and the culture of the Andes. The yoga style is based in Hatha yoga and Ashtanga-Vinyasa with Iyengar influences, making sure that everybody is moving according to their own rhythm. Yovada teacher training is located in the heart of a spiritual vortex known as the Sacred Valley in Peru, making it an auspicious place to pursue a teacher training!
Style: Hatha, Ashtanga-Vinyasa
InBound Yoga School, Throughout South America
The amazing thing about InBound Yoga School is that they lead 200-hour yoga teacher trainings in several places around South America, including Cali, Colombia, and Cusco, Peru. This yoga alliance certified training teaches Ashtanga-Vinyasa flow with an emphasis on Bhakti Yoga, the Yoga of devotion or love. This transformative teacher training also does workshops on acro-yoga, has classes on Ayurveda, and takes extra measure to go in-depth on correct alignment. For those on a budget, the $1,600 price tag might make this your go-to!
Tuition: $1,600 not including food and accommodation