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The Ten Best Yoga Studios in Miami

It's official: Yogis have taken over Miami. They outnumber juice bars and frozen yogurt shops combined. From the über-luxurious — with classes costing $30 to $40 apiece and memberships going for $2,000 to $3,000 per year — to hole-in-the-wall rooms and free sessions in gardens, Miami is all about namaste. 

Whether you practice on a mat or in the air (flying yoga is a real thing), these studios will satisfy your craving. From one-day-only class options to session packs and monthly memberships, one of these yogi havens will make your plank less painful and your child pose last longer. 
10. Plank Yoga Studio
This Aventura studio offers semiprivate classes. That means each class size is limited, which allows instructors to be more hands-on with each student. Classes are open to all levels and cost $30 per session. For $250, you can get an unlimited membership.
  9. I Am Equilibrium
Considered a holistic gym, I Am Equilibrium in Doral is not just a yoga studio — it's a place for guests to heal and inspire. Classes range from ab- and glute-intensive aerial sessions to candlelit sessions, breathing and stress exercises, and chakra classes. The studio also holds workshops and training sessions that focus on specific topics. A five-class package costs $60. Unlimited classes for one month is $99.
8. 305 Yoga & Outreach
At locations in Miami Shores and Miami Lakes, yoga transcends the mat. Besides leading 60-, 75-, and 90-minute vinyasa sessions, 305 Yoga's founder, Terri Cooper has created Yoga Gangsters, a national nonprofit that uses yoga to serve youth in crisis. Her organization offers free yoga programs to thousands of children in schools, jails, and shelters. Joining this studio gives you the chance to help yourself as well as others. Sign up for a class online for $18, or pay $20 at the door. Class cards and memberships range from $90 to $300. 
7. Love Life Wellness
This Wynwood studio offers more than just yoga classes — it's a center of wellness with a juice bar and café, health and lifestyle counseling, massage rooms, and a gear store. The place offers vinyasa at all levels, in addition to hot and restorative yoga and kids' classes. Drop in for $20 or shell out $160 a month for unlimited classes.
6. Ayama Yoga Center
If you thought yoga was a fancy excuse to lie on the ground in weird positions for an hour, think again. At Ayama Yoga Center, located at NE 163rd Street and Biscayne Boulevard, you learn to fly. Instead of a traditional vinyasa session, hammocks add an aerial dimension. Whether you're a frequent flyer, a seasoned yogi who's never flown before, or new to yoga, Ayama's aerial class welcomes all ages and levels. There are also hatha, flow, and meditation classes. A single class costs $22, and an unlimited monthly pass is $240.

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