Yoga is one of those activities anyone can do pretty much anywhere, and that’s especially true when you have an app on your smartphone.

To help you find the right app for your needs, we looked high and low for this year’s best yoga apps. Between the content quality, app reliability, and all of those stellar user reviews, these apps are just what you to need to get your om on.

iPhone rating: 4.8 stars

Android rating: 4.4 stars

Price: Free with in-app purchases

Beginner to advanced yogis will find hundreds of class plans and asanas on the Daily Yoga app. Step-by-step instructions guide you through every movement, and you’ll also learn how to safely master challenging poses like the full splits and shoulder stands. The app also includes more than 50 workout plans to help you get fit with yoga, a global community to stay motivated, and regularly updated content.

iPhone rating: 4.7 stars

Android rating: 4.4 stars

Price: $2.99

This app is like having a yoga instructor in your pocket, thanks to detailed voice and visual instructions that guide you through each pose and every breath. Over 200 beautifully illustrated images show you the correct posture and alignment, and an included dictionary describes the benefits and techniques of various poses. Choose from 27 sessions designed by experienced yoga instructors, each with varying degrees of duration and difficulty.

iPhone rating: 4.3 stars

Android rating: 4.3 stars

Price: Free with in-app purchases

This all-in-one yoga and meditation app features over 130 videos and meditations ranging from 5 to 60 minutes. A carefully curated selection means you can always find the right class, and the app also lets you build your own classes pose by pose. Quickly search classes based on intensity, ability, and duration, or browse the featured collections.

iPhone rating: 4.7 stars

Android rating: 4.1 stars

Price: Free

This app keeps it simple with just a few routines and multiple poses. Choose from a 20, 40, or 60-minute workout, or master more than 30 yoga poses with helpful audio and video instruction.

iPhone rating: 4.7 stars

Price: Free with in-app purchases

These quick, effective yoga sessions never take longer than 5 minutes, and you’ll still reap the benefits. Improve flexibility, increase strength, tone muscles, and reduce stress — all in just five minutes a day with this simple, straightforward app.

iPhone rating: 4.9 stars

Androidrating: 4.9 stars

Price: Free with in-app purchases

With more than 30,000 configurations, the Down Dog app means a brand new yoga practice each time you come to your mat. This beautiful app features a 3-day intro to yoga and practices specifically designed to strengthen and stretch your back. Use the Boost feature (paid) to target 12 different areas of practice, and choose from seven different yoga instructors so you’re guided by a voice that really resonates with you.

iPhone rating: 5 stars

Androidrating: 4.7 stars

Price: Free with in-app purchases

Adriene is an actor and yoga teacher in Austin, Texas, and the founder of this happy, successful online yoga community. With your free trial, you can access over one hundred hours of yoga in beautiful, streaming HD videos. Find yoga practices based on duration or intensity, and start finding what feels good.

iPhone rating: 4.5 stars

Android rating: 4.2 stars

Price: Free with in-app purchases

Yoga as fitness is the idea with Asana Rebel, which features a mix of yoga-inspired workouts to help you get in shape and improve strength, flexibility, and balance. Find workouts based on your personal goals and get ready to work!

Android rating: 4.7 stars

Price: Free to download; $1.99–$4.99 per item

With more than 400 asanas, 10 yoga session plans, and 7 meditation courses, Keep Yoga offers benefits for the body and mind. Experienced and beginner practitioners will find voice guidance, detailed descriptions, and professional videos to move you through your practice. The app also features a meditation section, where you’ll learn to focus, breathe, and train your mind in just 15 minutes a day.

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Jessica Timmons has been a writer and editor for more than 10 years. She writes, edits, and consults for a great group of steady and growing clients as a work-at-home mom of four, squeezing in a side gig as a fitness co-director for a martial arts academy.