Costa Rica stands out for its beaches and its relaxed lifestyle surrounded by nature. In this article we will tell you about the benefits of practicing yoga on the beach and why this country is the best option to do it.

Yoga is a Hindu doctrine that seeks spiritual and physical balance, connecting the body, soul and mind through breathing and meditation.

It comes from a complex and extensive culture and is part of a religious, spiritual, cultural and social tradition. Although there are more than a hundred types of yoga such as Hatha, Kundaini or Bikram, the truth is that its practice has multiple benefits for those who follow this lifestyle and what better place to do it than the beach?

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Benefits of practicing Yoga

  • Physical Benefits: In addition to being a complete and functional exercise, yoga reduces blood pressure and heart rate, decreases stress, improves coordination and concentration, promotes digestion and reduces the cortisol and cholesterol levels.

    This practice also strengthens the joints and works the muscles of the body, increasing flexibility and reducing the possibility of injuries of all kinds.

  • Mental Benefits: Practicing yoga on a daily basis, increases creativity, helping to create neuroplasticity. It improves concentration, strengthens emotional control and thereby reduces the possibility of suffering from depression, anxiety and other mental illnesses.

    Eliminates toxins, purifies the body and promotes a positive understanding of life, connecting body and soul and improving self-esteem and the way we perceive and relate to others.

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Benefits of living on the beaches of Costa Rica

  • Cleansing Properties: Sea salt water contains exfoliating properties, helps remove dead skin and moisturize. It also helps cleanse toxins from the body and purifies the lungs. The beach even helps to regulate hormonal disorders.

  • Relieves stress: Beach life improves our health by promoting the production of serotonin, since the sound, the sun, the smell and the scenery work as natural relaxants. You can include light therapy into your routine, to combat anxiety and stress.

  • Vitamin D: Lack of vitamin D in the body causes health problems such as hypertension, anemia, cardiovascular diseases, and even cancer. Living on the beach exposes us to this important and much-needed vitamin, improving the condition of our bones and skin.

Yoga is a complete exercise but also a perfect complement to the relaxed and natural lifestyle of the beach. If you are interested in looking for properties near the beaches (that are more than 600!) in Costa Rica, in places like Guanacaste, Santa Teresa or the Central Pacific, do not hesitate to contact our specialized advisors.

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