Find your Inner Zen with Yoga Cruises

30th March 2017

Yoga

The beauty of sailing with Star Clippers is that you can fully appreciate the sounds, sights and sensations of the open sea. Gracefully traversing the oceans of the world; you will be able to appreciate the total sense of escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. As you travel the Mediterranean, Caribbean, and Far East Asia, you can soak up the sun and relax as you travel from one blissful destination to the next.

A few years back, the tall ship cruise line introduced a new idea, which went down particularly well with passengers. With the perfect setting on board, passengers can find peace and tranquillity with daily yoga classes on the top deck. Being situated in the middle of a particular ocean, there is no better way to disconnect from the hustle and bustle of daily life and find your inner Zen.

This month, Star Clippers has announced the fantastic news that these unique sailings will make a return in 2017. Across eight selected itineraries, passengers will be able to participate in two on board yoga classes which are guaranteed to help revitalise the mind, body and soul. Details of the 2017 yoga sailings are outlined below.

Region

Itinerary

Date of Departure

Ship

Thailand Thailand (Phuket Roundtrip) 8th April 2017 Star Clipper
Mediterranean Western Mediterranean (Cannes Roundtrip) 6th May 2017

Royal Clipper

Mediterranean Western Mediterranean (Cannes Roundtrip) 13th May 2017 Royal Clipper
Indonesia Indonesia (Bali Roundtrip) 1st July 2017 Star Clipper
Indonesia Indonesia (Bali Roundtrip) 8th July 2017 Star Clipper
Indonesia Indonesia (Bali Roundtrip) 19th August 2017 Star Clipper
Indonesia Indonesia (Bali Roundtrip) 26th August 2017 Star Clipper
Indonesia Indonesia (Bali Roundtrip) 2nd September 2017 Star Clipper
Mediterranean Western Mediterranean (Cannes - Lisbon) 21st October 2017 Royal Clipper
Mediterranean Western Mediterranean 31st October 2017 Star Flyer
Caribbean Grenadine Islands 9th December 2017 Royal Clipper
Caribbean Winward Islands 16th December 2017 Royal Clipper

On each of these cruises, passengers will have the opportunity to participate in classes held by a qualified yoga teacher and will even offer advice for practicing at home. Teaching Ashtanga Yoga – otherwise known as “power yoga” – which is believed to help practitioners rediscover their full potential across all levels of consciousness: physically, psychologically, and spiritually. It focuses on a range of breathing and movement techniques which have been designed to revitalise your mind, body and soul.

In the long term, it can help lead you to happier lifestyle, as well as a range of other benefits including improved flexibility, muscle strength, posture and lowered blood pressure. So what are you waiting for? Climb to the top deck and connect with your inner Zen on board a Star Clippers cruise.