Enter the New Year with Grace

This is about as serene and secluded as it gets. Playa Viva is the ultimate yoga escape that delivers serenity with every breath, that is if you like me are into yoga, beach, unobstructed ocean views, authentic foods and time to relax in nature. Here we ring in the New Year practicing yoga twice a day, meditate, walk on the beach and live an unencumbered life, feasting, not fasting:) on abundant meals, all included in your stay. Excursions and spa treatments can be booked on site.


  • 6 nights of unobstructed ocean views in eco-chic casitas with private baths
  • Three organic and abundant meals a day
  • Yoga twice a day
  • Roundtrip transfer from airport transfer to and from Zihuatenejo airport
  • All state, city and hotel taxes and gratuity
  • Generous donation to the turtle conservation fund

Not Inclued

  • airfare
  • excursions
  • spa treatments
  • alcoholic beverages
  • travel insurance.

Ulrika Engman

Ulrika Engman, E-RYT 500, is a certified yoga teacher and Halprin Life Art practitioner, graduate of Tamalpa Institute and founder of Yoga Journeys.  Ulrika leads annual Yoga Journeys worldwide at top notch, sacred destinations like Bali, Colombia, Peru, Iceland, Greece, Sweden, Mexico and the Grand Tetons. Ulrika also teaches yoga workshops at Esalen Institute in Big Sur, Sacred Sunday Yoga intensives in Petaluma.
Ulrika’s fluid style of teaching yoga is inspired by her background in psycho-somatic movement, anatomy, expressive arts and dance. A lover of movement, breath, body and spirit, Ulrika combines the transformative power of Yoga with metaphors of nature, inspirational anecdotes and uplifting insights from yoga philosophy and various wisdom traditions.  Many say a class with Ulrika is never the same, every yoga practice is creative, strengthening and inspiring and postures are woven together in inovative sequences that follow breath and music along the energy lines of body and mind.