Yoga and walking to nourish the body and the soul – relax, unwind and recharge in stunning surroundings

If you love walking and yoga then a Yoga Wanders break is the perfect get away. Designed to benefit your body and your soul, our yoga and walking breaks will leave you relaxed, energised and focused.

We take care of all the details so that you can relax and enjoy the adventure, meeting new friends, having fun, and lots of laughs.

Our venues are carefully selected for their stunning locations, with easy access to outstanding walks.  They all excel in customer service, with outstanding food and facilities to make your break perfect in every way.  All venues offer vegetarian menus, with vegan options available on request.

The yoga classes are suitable for all. Designed to help you explore your own practice with a balance of dynamic and restorative sessions.

About Us

Yoga Wanders breaks are delivered by Gideon Wheater and Carol Downing.

Gideon has spent his whole life walking the hills.  With a background in conservation and the environment, Gideon has a passion for the outdoors that he loves to share.  As co-owner of specialist walking holiday tour operator, WalkWise, Gideon has organised walking, hiking, rambling and ambling breaks throughout the UK and abroad since 1998.

Carol is a Yoga Alliance qualified teacher who also loves the outdoors.  Carol’s approach to yoga is ever evolving and exploratory, encompassing many styles, from Ashtanga to somatic movement.  Also a keen walker, cyclist and fell runner, Carol believes that yoga is a way to enhance the benefits of sports and cultivate holistic fitness.

Walking and yoga breaks

2022 breaks – click on the links for more information:

Monk, Coniston, Lake District – Friday 11th March – Two night break

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Longmynd House, Church Stretton, Shropshire – Friday 15th July- Three night break

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Dovedale, Peak District – Friday 5th August- Three night break

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Malham, Yorkshire Dales – Friday 7th October- Two night break

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Glaramara, Borrowdale Valley, Lake District – Friday 4th November- Two or three night break

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