EVENTS

In our D’Alijo Retreat Center we offer space to renowned yoga teachers and yoga studios.
Check our agenda below to see which Yoga Retreats or Yoga Teacher Training (YTT) appeals to you the most. If you find the event of your choice, then you have to book your place directly at the relevant Yoga Studio.

We love to see you soon at our D’Alijo Yoga Retreat Center.

8 July 2023 - 17 July 2023

The Body Retreat (100-hour training)

About the retreat

A sacred ground to experience the alchemy of yoga

Welcome to The Body. During this 10-day retreat, you will reconnect with the wisdom, joy, vitality, and health of your physical body. This is a space where you can dive deep into your practice and exploring the physical body the subtle energy body.

Through gentle and strong asana practices, deep connected breathing techniques, and purification practices, you will learn to let go of what is no longer serving you. These practices will help you to release any physical, emotional, and mental toxins, allowing you to open up to your full potential.

Throughout this retreat, you will be guided through yogic techniques from Tibet and India, discovering new ways to connect with your inner alchemist and inner healer. You will learn the basics of Ayurveda, and gain a deeper understanding of your body and its needs.

As you move through your practice, you will begin to see your body as a sacred temple, dedicated to awakening your true self. With each breath, you will cleanse and purify, allowing yourself to fully let go and surrender to the present moment.

This is a journey of self-discovery and self-love. As you connect with your physical body, you will begin to feel a renewed sense of vitality and joy. You will find yourself moving with more grace and ease, and your mind will become clear and focused.

So, take a deep breath and let yourself be guided through this journey of healing and transformation. Trust in the process, and allow yourself to fully embrace the wisdom, joy, vitality, and health of your physical body. By the end of this retreat, you will have everything you need to continue on your path of growth and awakening.

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Other Upcoming Events

Fri
05
5 July 2024 - 11 July 2024
During your stay at D’Alijo, Mikel will host two exclusive cooking classes, sharing his culinary secrets with you firsthand and every participant will receive the basic Cook Box for free. Mikel will also teach daily yoga sessions nourishing both your body and mind.
Fri
05
5 July 2024 - 11 July 2024
During your stay at D’Alijo, Mikel will host two exclusive cooking classes, sharing his culinary secrets with you firsthand and every participant will receive the basic Cook Box for free. Mikel will also teach daily yoga sessions nourishing both your body and mind.
Thu
11
11 July 2024 - 16 July 2024
Rediscover Relaxation at D'Alijo Retreat Center. Stay with us for anywhere from 1 to 6 nights, so come and experience a refreshing break at your convenience.
Thu
11
11 July 2024 - 16 July 2024
Rediscover Relaxation at D'Alijo Retreat Center. Stay with us for anywhere from 1 to 6 nights, so come and experience a refreshing break at your convenience.
Tue
16
16 July 2024 - 23 July 2024
Grounding, flowing, centering, loving, opening, blossoming, being, radiating, embracing it all as the expression of the unfolding of our true essence and potential as an awake human.
Tue
16
16 July 2024 - 23 July 2024
Grounding, flowing, centering, loving, opening, blossoming, being, radiating, embracing it all as the expression of the unfolding of our true essence and potential as an awake human.
Tue
23
23 July 2024 - 27 July 2024
Roisin Hope is excited to invite you to a brand-new retreat experience, exploring physical practice on a much deeper level. Through daily classes of power, rocket & workshops she will teach you how to fly into arm balances, inversions and build strength in ways you never imagined.
Tue
23
23 July 2024 - 27 July 2024
Roisin Hope is excited to invite you to a brand-new retreat experience, exploring physical practice on a much deeper level. Through daily classes of power, rocket & workshops she will teach you how to fly into arm balances, inversions and build strength in ways you never imagined.
Tue
23
23 July 2024 - 27 July 2024
Take a five-day break from the machinery of your life to rediscover a unique version of yourself in the serene surroundings of D’Alijo Retreat Yoga Centre in the North of Portugal. There will be a professional and safe setting for you to trust in your ability to submerge in your conscious and subconscious transformation process These and other benefits will manifest for those who wish to undergo a process of profound transformation through self-discovery.
Tue
23
23 July 2024 - 27 July 2024
Take a five-day break from the machinery of your life to rediscover a unique version of yourself in the serene surroundings of D’Alijo Retreat Yoga Centre in the North of Portugal. There will be a professional and safe setting for you to trust in your ability to submerge in your conscious and subconscious transformation process These and other benefits will manifest for those who wish to undergo a process of profound transformation through self-discovery.
Fri
02
2 August 2024 - 8 August 2024
A 7-day intensive retreat that will help you unveil and break through your automatic patterns and tap into your creative potential.
Fri
02
2 August 2024 - 8 August 2024
A 7-day intensive retreat that will help you unveil and break through your automatic patterns and tap into your creative potential.
Sat
03
3 August 2024 - 8 August 2024
This retreat is an opportunity to live the tantrik view and learn more about tantrik philosophy through somatic practices to awaken the felt-sense of the teachings.
Sat
03
3 August 2024 - 8 August 2024
This retreat is an opportunity to live the tantrik view and learn more about tantrik philosophy through somatic practices to awaken the felt-sense of the teachings.
Thu
15
15 August 2024 - 21 August 2024
Amelia Disspain and Liz Bennett are leading a 7-day retreat that promises an immersive journey into yoga and Ayurvedic practices. Through skillful guidance, participants will delve into balanced asana, energy-enhancing pranayama, mindful meditation, and profound relaxation. Their aim is to kindle a transformation within attendees, fostering openness, joy, and a deeper connection to oneself, others, and the world.
Thu
15
15 August 2024 - 21 August 2024
Amelia Disspain and Liz Bennett are leading a 7-day retreat that promises an immersive journey into yoga and Ayurvedic practices. Through skillful guidance, participants will delve into balanced asana, energy-enhancing pranayama, mindful meditation, and profound relaxation. Their aim is to kindle a transformation within attendees, fostering openness, joy, and a deeper connection to oneself, others, and the world.
Wed
28
28 August 2024 - 4 September 2024
Join for an unforgettable hot yoga and hot Pilates vacation. This 8-day immersion, perfect for beginners and seasoned practitioners alike, will allow you to leave the stresses of your daily life behind while exploring and enhancing your practice in one of the most magical and breathtaking locales in the world!
Wed
28
28 August 2024 - 4 September 2024
Join for an unforgettable hot yoga and hot Pilates vacation. This 8-day immersion, perfect for beginners and seasoned practitioners alike, will allow you to leave the stresses of your daily life behind while exploring and enhancing your practice in one of the most magical and breathtaking locales in the world!
Wed
11
11 September 2024 - 18 September 2024
Lydia Wright has been hosting retreats at D’Alijo since 2018, a home away from home for her MyYoga community. Guests can enjoy hot yoga classes, relaxation by the pool, serene walks, meditation spots, massages, in-depth posture clinics, and the option to participate in daily Tibetan Rites practice.
Wed
11
11 September 2024 - 18 September 2024
Lydia Wright has been hosting retreats at D’Alijo since 2018, a home away from home for her MyYoga community. Guests can enjoy hot yoga classes, relaxation by the pool, serene walks, meditation spots, massages, in-depth posture clinics, and the option to participate in daily Tibetan Rites practice.
Wed
18
18 September 2024 - 21 September 2024
Relax & reset yourself! Give yourself some time off in the beautiful mountains of North Portugal, surrounded by nature and like-minded people. Nurture your body and soul with fresh and healthy food.
Wed
18
18 September 2024 - 21 September 2024
Relax & reset yourself! Give yourself some time off in the beautiful mountains of North Portugal, surrounded by nature and like-minded people. Nurture your body and soul with fresh and healthy food.
Sun
29
29 September 2024 - 6 October 2024
Roots Retreat is a transformational and rejuvenating retreat offering a space for self-discovery and healing through yoga, movement, sound, breathwork, meditation, and plenty of free time.
Sun
29
29 September 2024 - 6 October 2024
Roots Retreat is a transformational and rejuvenating retreat offering a space for self-discovery and healing through yoga, movement, sound, breathwork, meditation, and plenty of free time.
Fri
11
11 October 2024 - 18 October 2024
Absolutely serene retreat! The blend of nature, self-reflection, and physical practices like yoga and hiking is a fantastic way to recharge. The silence during certain parts of the retreat offer a unique opportunity for introspection and deep connection with oneself.
Fri
11
11 October 2024 - 18 October 2024
Absolutely serene retreat! The blend of nature, self-reflection, and physical practices like yoga and hiking is a fantastic way to recharge. The silence during certain parts of the retreat offer a unique opportunity for introspection and deep connection with oneself.
Fri
18
18 October 2024 - 25 October 2024
Coming Home to Yourself Retreat with Esther Ekhart & James Reeves Come home to yourself and rediscover inner peace through meditation, self-inquiry, and deep rest in the serene D’Alijo Retreat Center. Join us for a transformative 7-day experience. Ready to embrace inner ease?
Fri
18
18 October 2024 - 25 October 2024
Coming Home to Yourself Retreat with Esther Ekhart & James Reeves Come home to yourself and rediscover inner peace through meditation, self-inquiry, and deep rest in the serene D’Alijo Retreat Center. Join us for a transformative 7-day experience. Ready to embrace inner ease?
Thu
14
14 November 2024 - 21 November 2024
Combining nature connection, embodied, breath & mindful meditations with the healing power of natural medicine, you will be guided by a team of experienced facilitators who are also trained health professionals in a life-changing journey of deep healing and sacred connection.
Thu
14
14 November 2024 - 21 November 2024
Combining nature connection, embodied, breath & mindful meditations with the healing power of natural medicine, you will be guided by a team of experienced facilitators who are also trained health professionals in a life-changing journey of deep healing and sacred connection.
Thu
21
21 November 2024 - 29 November 2024
Discover profound self-discovery and healing in the serene embrace of a 7-day retreat, guided by Geke Dijkstra. Nestled in our beautiful accommodation, this immersive experience offers a unique blend of ancient wisdom and modern insights.
Thu
21
21 November 2024 - 29 November 2024
Discover profound self-discovery and healing in the serene embrace of a 7-day retreat, guided by Geke Dijkstra. Nestled in our beautiful accommodation, this immersive experience offers a unique blend of ancient wisdom and modern insights.
Thu
16
16 January 2025 - 20 January 2025
Reconnect with your practice. Reinvigorate your mind, body and soul. Start the new year by shedding the weight of past limitations and embracing a fresh start. Reconnect with your core values and set your course towards fulfilling your aspirations in 2025.
Thu
16
16 January 2025 - 20 January 2025
Reconnect with your practice. Reinvigorate your mind, body and soul. Start the new year by shedding the weight of past limitations and embracing a fresh start. Reconnect with your core values and set your course towards fulfilling your aspirations in 2025.
Sat
22
22 March 2025 - 6 April 2025
MyYoga 26&2 (Bikram method) teacher training at the D’Alijo retreat center in northern Portugal is a 200-hour Yoga Alliance certified course designed to deepen your knowledge of the Bikram series through teaching cues, functional anatomy, and yoga philosophy in a playful and informative setting.
Sat
22
22 March 2025 - 6 April 2025
MyYoga 26&2 (Bikram method) teacher training at the D’Alijo retreat center in northern Portugal is a 200-hour Yoga Alliance certified course designed to deepen your knowledge of the Bikram series through teaching cues, functional anatomy, and yoga philosophy in a playful and informative setting.
Sun
06
6 April 2025 - 16 April 2025
Experience the magic of this immersive experience. A nurturing journey of self-discovery and self-care, offering a sanctuary for gentle growth and rejuvenation. Yoga Alliance Accredited
Sun
06
6 April 2025 - 16 April 2025
Experience the magic of this immersive experience. A nurturing journey of self-discovery and self-care, offering a sanctuary for gentle growth and rejuvenation. Yoga Alliance Accredited
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5x Twin share or
Single occupancy
En-suite toilet & Shower

Main house rooms

5x Guest rooms in Main house
Single occupancy or
Twin share
En-suite toilet & shower

Mountain lodges

9x Mountain lodge rooms in Chalet style
3 Chalets w/3 single rooms
Single occupancy w/shared facilities

Garden Suites

3x Couple share or
Single occupancy
En-suite toilet & Shower

Top House

Teacher’s accommodation
2x Couple share or
Single occupancy
1x Mezzanine
Shared facilities

Top House

Teacher’s accommodation
2x Couple share or
Single occupancy
1x Mezzanine
Shared facilities

WE OFFER TWO
VOLUNTEER POSITIONS

from May – September

What you offer:

Help and collaborate with
the kitchen & restaurant staff.

Hours a week

Kitchen Hand

Help, prepare, and serve meals.

Restaurant

Tidy restaurant and toilets before and after mealtimes.

At least one month in the period May – September.

Language

English fluently, Portuguese, French or Spanish on the side is very helpful.

What you get:

Days off per week

Explore gorgeous landscapes, walking trails, river, natural pool and impressing rock formations. You can use our swimming pool and our gym.

Safari tent

You will have a bed in our Glamping Safari tent and share that tent with the other volunteer. Housekeeping, bedlinen, and towels will be provided by D’Alijo.

Meals

You are entitled to a free breakfast, lunch and dinner, every day of your stay.

Free laundry

You can use our laundry room freely.

Transfers to & from D’Alijo

Free transfer from the airport in Porto or train station.

How do I apply?

Send an email to info@dalijoyogaretreats.com to Bruno Castro our general manager. A short CV and your motivation are enough.