Top 5 yoga teacher training courses in Bali

Loka Yoga School

Located right by Echo Beach in Canggu, Loka Yoga School is a place that lives up to its motto: “Where science meets spirituality”. And with reputable teachers who are specialists in their field, you experience it all here. If anatomy is your thing, you’ll appreciate the Yoga Anatomy component, guided by a medical professional who teaches with a scientific approach to yoga. For those seeking an immersion into spirituality, the Yoga Philosophy teacher will lead you on a journey of the yogic lifestyle as well as the self. The teachers have decades of experience, having previously taught in Australia, Canada and India, so you’ll also receive in-depth understanding of how to teach, break into the industry and know the business of yoga too. Incorporating Western research into the Eastern knowledge and practice of yoga, this YTT creates the optimal experience. The training is in hatha, vinyasa, power and yin yoga styles and is limited to a maximum of 16 students per course, to meet each individual’s requirements and expectations. You’ll also learn about yoga mechanics, how to teach yoga to kids, and you’ll score free access to their online portal – including the course manual and content – so you can reflect on your yoga journey in years to come!

YTT course duration and tuition fees:
200-hour: 27 days, fees starting from USD 3,099.

Loka Yoga School, Jl Babadan No. 5, Pererenan, p. +62 8786 5369 177, e.

The Peaceful Warriors Yoga School

So much more than simply learning yoga poses and becoming a certified Hatha & Vinyasa yoga teacher, a Yoga Teacher Training course with The Peaceful Warriors is a deeply life changing experience. You’ll be taken on a journey of self-exploration, growth and transformation with like-minded people from all over the world, learning and growing together, creating memories and becoming family. Established in 2017, The Peaceful Warriors is a reputable yoga school with over 1000 graduates worldwide. The Yoga Teacher Trainings are led by a team of eight senior teachers who are experts in their field. Their four-week in-depth curriculum is for all levels of yoga practitioners, designed to give you the tools you need to become a confident yoga teacher. Plus, you’ll receive unlimited access to the online 200-hour YTT, meaning you can revisit the classes long after the training has finished. Bonus: the training takes place in Canggu, so you’ll also get one complimentary surf lesson with your package, and you’ll even day trip to visit Bali’s water temple, Tirta Empul temple, for a spiritual cleansing ceremony.

YTT course duration and tuition fees:
200-hour: 29 days, fees starting from USD 2,550.
Early Bird pricing is available when booking at least two months in advance, and hybrid study options are also available if you can’t join for the full 28 days.

The Peaceful Warriors, Jl Pura Taman Sari, Canggu, p. +1 480 582 0242, e.

The Yoga Barn

Studio space at The Yoga Barn

Ubud’s health and wellness hub, The Yoga Barn, hosts a number of teacher training courses throughout the year. Each course is led by a different guest teacher with varying teaching styles and philosophies, so you’ll want to choose the one that speaks to you the most. The style is mostly vinyasa, with some courses offering modern meditation techniques. The studio’s training spaces are tucked away in a tropical garden, giving you a peaceful sanctuary where you can learn the art of yoga teaching in pure tranquility.

YTT course duration and tuition fees:
60- to 300-hour, depending on the training curriculum.
Fees do not include accommodation. Speak to the course coordinator if you prefer not to commute to your daily training, as there is accommodation available onsite if preferred.

The Yoga Barn, Jl Hanoman, Pengosekan Ubud, p. +62 811 3983 789.

Radiantly Alive Bali

Radiantly Alive yoga teacher training

Standing in three locations across the island (Ubud, Canggu and Uluwatu), Radiantly Alive’s yoga teacher training is inspired by nature. Founded in 2012, this studio and retreat centre strives to help you be radiantly you! Its training specialty is the signature Radiantly Alive vinyasa style of yoga. You’ll also have the chance to organise and run a community project, called Karma Project, as a way to give back what you have learned from the course to the community, and join the studio’s yoga classes for free during your stay.

YTT course duration and tuition fees:
200-hour: one month, USD 3,500 – USD 3,800.
300-hour: one month, USD 4,000 – USD 4,300.

Radiantly Alive, p. +62 361 978 055 / +62 821 4690 6887,

Joga Yoga

Yoga teacher training closing ceremony

Looking for a yoga teacher training in Bali with a laid back atmosphere? You might want to check out Joga Yoga. Its 200-hour yoga teacher training course is held in the midst of rice paddies. The focus of the course is hatha and vinyasa yoga, with morning meditations led by a Balinese monk and restorative yoga in the evenings.

YTT course duration and tuition fees:
200-hour: 21 days, with fees starting from USD 1,999 for foreigners and IDR 17 million for Indonesian citizens.

Joga Yoga, Jl Nelayan, Canggu, p. +62 813 3985 0195, e.