Taksu Spa & Movement Arts
Hidden in amongst the lush tropical jungle in a tranquil corner of Ubud in Bali, Taksu Yoga & Movement Arts features nature-infused yoga spaces, a holistic health center, day spa, health-focused restaurants and a regular line-up of inspirational evening events.
Taksu is a Balinese word meaning ‘the indescribable essence of spirit’. Taksu offers its guests a total wellness experience.
Come to Taksu to live yoga with the resident yogis and yoginis, who can help you awaken the ‘taksu’ within. With caring and insightful teachers who support the student throughout all their stages of yogic development, Taksus’ yoga studios also have a beautifully warm ambiance enhanced by its position nestled amongst vibrant greenery.
Yoga Classes, Trainings and More
With a diverse team of passionate Balinese and international teachers, Taksu offers ten to fifteen yoga and meditation classes a week. Specialized yoga workshopsby resident and guest teachers, and 200 hour RYT teacher trainings by Shades of Yoga are on offer throughout the year.
The core classes on offer include hatha, slow flow, restorative, pranayama and meditation for beginner to intermediate levels with small classes for personalized attention. The intimate, welcoming spaces cater well for novices, as well as those intimidated by much larger studios and people who have simply lost the connection to their mat.
Taksu is also a healing haven, where six full-time holistic practitioners offer many modalities that can benefit yogis, both for injury prevention and treatment, as most are yogis themselves. Other popular services includeTraditional Chinese Medicine, Structural Integration, Nutrition Advice, Couples Counseling, Life Coaching, Access Consciousness®, energetic healing, an innovative, simple youthing system, and many more.
To complement the yoga experience, Taksu’s day spaoffers an extensive range of massages and spa services.
Signature massages include Esalen®, Ayurvedic Yoga Massage. Thai and Warm Stone and therapists excel in traditional Balinese rituals such as Balinese Massage,Balinese Boreh Wrap, Royal Lulur Treatments with herbal body scrubs and hair cream baths which is the secret to the wonderfully glossy hair of Indonesian women.
Half of the total experience is the magic of crossing a gurgling stream to the luxury spa suites that are dotted on the opposite valley slope. It is like you have been transported into another world.
To satisfy that gnawing hunger that can come after an intensive asana session, Taksu has restaurantsspecializing in raw, vegetarian and vegan foods. For meat eaters and pescatarians, there is also synergistic seafood, chicken and duck specialties. The new Taman Taksu garden café set amidst a traditional Balinese herbal garden is fast becoming a hub for people who desire a light meal and a break from the hustle and bustle of Hanoman Street just a few meters away.
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Held in the inspiring environment of Taksu Spa in beautiful Ubud, our courses will take you beyond the mat exploring all aspects of the yogic lifestyle.Find out more »