Mindfulness & Meditation in the Himalaya

​Indulge your mind, body and soul in the award-winning destination spa, Ananda in the Himalayas.

Journey Overview

Indulge your mind, body and soul in the award-winning destination spa, Ananda in the Himalayas. Whether you want to embark on a holistic journey or simply crave some pampering, Ananda offers the perfect recipe of Ayurvedic treatments, Thai and Swedish massages, aromatherapy, hydrotherapy and private yoga sessions, to name a few. Immerse yourself in the luxury surrounds of the Maharaja’s palace estate in the Himalayan foothills, and let Ananda take care of the rest. 


  • Restore your body and mind with a personalised treatment plan
  • Experience an ancient Indian system of healing, Ayurveda
  • Enjoy one-on-one yoga or meditation sessions  
  • Immerse yourself in the retreat’s beautiful and restful ambiance  

Journey Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Dehradun – Rishikesh

Upon arrival at Dehradun Airport, you will be met and escorted to your hotel by private vehicle to Ananda in the Himalayas, India's premier health and wellness haven, located in the tranquil Himalayan foothills, close to the mythological and holy cities of Haridwar and Rishikesh.  Overlooking the peaceful River Ganges and standing on the 100-acre palace estate of the Maharaja of Tehri-Garhwal, the exclusive resort offers world-class spa facilities with specific focus on Ayurveda, yoga and delectable organic cuisine. Ease into your surroundings this afternoon.
Ananda in the Himalayas (Deluxe Valley)

Days 2-3: Rishikesh

Savour a delectable breakfast and relax into the easy pace of Ananda in the Himalayas. Choose from a selection of ancient and contemporary therapies (paid locally) with exhilarating activities around the resort. Take one-on-one sessions in Hatha yoga, dynamic Gatyatmak classes, Kriya yoga, and Pranayama breathing exercises. Perfect your swing with the resident golf coach. Rejuvenate in the sprawling spa with 24 treatment rooms, hydrotherapy facilities, heated outdoor pool, sauna, steam rooms and fitness centre. If you wish to leave your resort, excursions to the nearby holy town of Rishikesh, treks, nature walks, and cooking classes can be arranged. When hunger beckons, savour excellent cuisine in the al fresco restaurant.
Ananda in the Himalayas (Deluxe Valley) | Meals: BD 

Day 4: Rishikesh – Depart Dehradun

Indulge in a sumptuous breakfast and, reinvigorated, enjoy your final morning at the resort. Private transfer to Dehradun Airport for your onward journey. Alternatively experience travel on an Indian high-speed Shatabdi train between Dehradun and Delhi where your journey ends.  
Meals: B

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Ananda in the Himalayas

Mindfulness & Meditation in the Himalaya

Nestled in the Himalayan foothills overlooking the Ganges River and close to the mythological cities of Haridwar and Rishikesh, this wond ... Read more

Journey Dates & Prices

Depending on your preferred dates and arrangements, final pricing for this Extension will vary from low season to peak season travel.

As a result, it is not available for online booking.

Please call A&K on 1300 851 800 or send us a booking enquiry to book this journey.


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