On June 21, yogis around the globe will celebrate International Day of Yoga by — you guessed it — practicing yoga.
Observed since its declaration by the U.N. General Assembly in 2014, it's an informal event held on the summer solstice, with group yoga events in cities around the world. No festivities planned near you? It’s easy to mark the occasion by visiting a yoga studio.
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top yoga studios around Oakland, using both Yelp data and our own methodology to produce a ranked list of the hottest spots to stretch, strengthen, elongate and breathe deep.
1. Left Coast Power Yoga
Topping the list is Left Coast Power Yoga. Located at 3702 Grand Ave. (between Bonham Way and Weldon Avenue), the yoga spot is the highest-rated yoga spot in Oakland, boasting five stars out of 72 reviews on Yelp. There's an additional location at 554 16th St. in Uptown.
2. Anasa Yoga
Next up is Upper Laurel's Anasa Yoga, situated at 4232 MacArthur Blvd. With five stars out of 47 reviews on Yelp, the yoga spot has proven to be a local favorite.
3. Monkey Yoga Shala
Monkey Yoga Shala, a yoga spot in Lower Hills, is another go-to, with four stars out of 186 Yelp reviews. Head over to 3215 Lakeshore Ave. (between Lake Park Avenue and Trestle Glen Road) to see for yourself.
4. Ume Yoga
Check out Ume Yoga, which has earned 4.5 stars out of 46 reviews on Yelp. You can find the yoga spot at 1501 Broadway (between 17th Street and Telegraph Avenue).
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