When to go: Year-round
Why: While other Goa retreats may be flashier, you’d be hard-pressed to find a more peaceful beach hideaway than Yoga Magic. Deviating from the chill hard-play hard, psychedelic vibe that permeates Anjuna Beach, this eco-villa delivers an experience that’s rooted in nature and tranquility. Daily yoga classes, held in a rammed-earth shala overlooking coconut groves and rice paddy fields, run the gamut from hatha to Yin. Book a Marma massage with healer Vishnu—his Ayurvedic rubdowns are known to be among the best in the region.
Cost: From $85 per night, yogamagic.net
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