Retreats and Holidays in India
Location of Retreat
:   Rishikesh, Uttaranchal
Yoga Type
:   Hatha
Retreat Type
:   Yoga
Topography
:   Mountain
Guest Suitability
:   Singles, Couple, Group, Youth
Timing/ Duration
:   7/ 14 days Intensive Yoga Retreats (See Dates)
Who should go for this package? :
  • Those aspiring to opt for a short term but intensive learning Yoga Course.
  • Those looking at a budget, yet purist yoga learning
  • Those looking to experience their learning in a genuine yoga setting in the World capital of Yoga - Rishikesh, India.
  • Those who may like to experience other facets of Rishikesh - the river Ganges, river rafting, camping and trekking, Ayurveda massages etc. before or after the retreat.
  • Those interested in experiencing the uniqueness of Indian culture and Yoga tradition.
Description
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This itinerary takes care of you from the moment you arrive at New Delhi. It will begin with your pickup and ends with your drop back. (New Delhi - Rishikesh - New Delhi)

This retreat is ideal for Beginners and early Intermediates, who wish for an Intensive all-round Yoga capsule within a short span of 7/ 14 days. The retreat includes yoga lessons, asana practices, troubleshooting, meditation, breathwork (Pranayama) and relaxation techniques - equipping you fairly with all the tools of Yoga. Your accommodation and fooding is completely taken care of leaving you relaxed to immerse yourself totally into Yoga. As the retreat is located in the prime yoga area of rishikesh, you will be able to imbibe the spiritual energy of the place while exploring the little town by foot - a wonderful experience in itself.
 

Accommodation:
You will be staying at the Study Center. Each person will be provided a single room with attached Western style Bathroom. However the rooms are basic, being in sync with the yoga tradition.

The Center is fully equipped with its own yoga hall and 3 full, delicious vegetarian meals will be provided during your stay. The area around is colorful with a small town setting and plenty of tuckshops for buying your knick knacks, eateries and more. You would love walking around and exploring during your free time.




Itinerary
06:00 a.m. to 07:00 a.m.::Pranayama and Chanting
07:15 a.m. to 08:45 a.m.::Teaching of Yoga Asana
09:15 a.m. ::Breakfast
09:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.::Lecture on Yoga Philosophy
01:00 p.m.::Lunch
03:00 p.m. to 04:00 p.m.::Yoga Discussions & Correction Classes
05:00 p.m. to 06:30 p.m.::Teaching of Yoga Asana
07:00 p.m. to 08:00 p.m.::Teaching of Pranayama and Meditation
08:30 p.m.::Dinner

* Timings Subject to change.


Package Cost Includes:

At New Delhi :
Pickup from Delhi Airport
Transfer to Hotel in New Delhi
Stay at Hotel in New Delhi

Transfer from New Delhi to Rishikesh

At Rishikesh :
Stay at Study Center ( All meals included)
10-day Intensive Yoga & Meditation Program

Other activities (optional - outside program)
Ayurvedic Treatments in Rishikesh
Mountain Trekking
River Rafting in Rishikesh

Back to New Delhi:
Return to New Delhi
Transfer to Hotel
Transfer to New Delhi Airport

You are in our safe hands the moment you land at Delhi.


Extra Add-Ons (Optional)

* Available from New Delhi

At Rishikesh:

- - Experience a day or two at the World famous Ananda Spa. Get enthralled by the extreme diversity between the simplicity of Ashram stay and the destination spa health pampering stay – all in the same region. Of course, be prepared to spend quite a sum for this luxury add-on.
- - Reiki Course (2 day): Add on a level 1 Reiki Healing course with a 2-day extension to your Ashram visit and learn the art of energy healing.

At Delhi:

You could add trips (of varying durations) to places of historical and cultural richness around New Delhi -

Add a Day trip to Agra to visit the TAJ MAHAL - the monument of love - an architectural wonder of the world.
OR
If you have more days, you could see the historical Moghul forts in JAIPUR alongwith the princely palaces of UDAIPUR.

You can also ask for a DELHI SIGHTSEEING trip to be organized to witness the architectural delights of the Moghul Era & the British Rule era, besides technologically marvelous temples and experience the peaceful aura at the cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi.

Please mention in enquiry form if you want any of these visits to be added to your trip.


Getting There:
Our team will be there (beginning from Delhi) right through to guide you till the end of tour. For knowing more about the town of Rishikesh, read Rishikesh Fact File


Food Options
Package includes Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. Meals are vegetarian and plentiful.

Advice and Precautions
Do not entertain beggars and unsolicited strangers.

You need a VISA to travel into India. Please enquire with the VISA authorities in your country for more information.

Cancellation Terms
a) More than 30 days: 20% of tour cost
b) 15-30 days: 30% of tour cost
c) 7-15 days: 50% of tour cost
d) 2-7 days: 75% of Tour cost
e) Less than 2 days or Cancellation/changes during the tour - No Refund


What to expect?
Purist Yoga teaching in the best of Indian spiritual tradition.
Finer Aspects of Yoga.
A unique experience of the Culture of India and the Spiritual environment of Rishikesh.

 

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