INDIAN HIMALAYAS YOGA GETAWAY
23 Sep - 3 Oct 2019 Uttarakhand, Northern India
11-days of Yoga, Walks and Cultural Immersion!
Follow in the footsteps of legendary yogis; visit their sacred places and take part in ancient rituals. Discover the potent power of the Indian Himalayas to relax and rejuvenate. Unwind in beautiful boutique resorts nestled amongst rural villages with stunning expansive Himalayan views. Dine on delicious home-cooked cuisine and delve into charming, traditional local culture. Soak in the spiritual ambiance that has drawn yogis from all walks of life for centuries; an exceptional pilgrimage for mind, body and soul.
THE YOGA + MEDITATION
This retreat, which is suitable for all levels of ability, offers a great opportunity for you to immerse yourself in a yoga and mindfulness practice and explore how this then affects your whole being. For those who do not know Jacqui & Shimon, they have over 60 years of collective experience in teaching, studying and practicing Yoga. Shimon’s good humour will lift your spirit and Jacqui’s depth of Spiritual wisdom will leave you quiet within. They will both take your Yoga practice to the next level. Enjoy daily yoga classes and meditation sessions throughout the 11-day getaway.
IMMERSIVE CULTURAL ACTIVITIES
Experience a diverse range of cultural activities, excursions and temple visits. Embark on an uplifting walk to Mukteshwar and visit a 350 year old Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, with breathtaking views of the beautiful valleys below. Discover the rural landscapes and enchanted forests as you travel to legendary Mahavatar Babaji’s Cave, where Kriya Yoga was founded; a sacred spot imbued with unique spiritual energy. All these and much more! See the full itinerary below for more information.
BOUTIQUE HOTELS + RESORTS
Hand selected for authenticity and ambience. We’ll stay in 4 distinct and quintessentially unique properties. See the full itinerary on the following page for more details. See the full itinerary below for more information.
PRIVATE TRANSFERS + TRAINS
No journey to India would be complete without a train ride! Once in the hills we will utilise private vehicles to get to our main destinations.
Delicious organic and locally-sourced produce, served daily throughout the 11-day getaway.
YOUR INDIA CO-HOST
Australian born, Indian resident; Claire is well-versed in India’s ancient and modern history, fluent in Hindi and passionate about creating meaningful travel experiences in India.
- MON 23 SEP until THU 3 OCT 2019
- ALL PACKAGES INCLUDE:
- 10 nights accommodation
- Curated Local Cuisine
- Immersive Cultural Activities
- Early morning Yoga sessions, daytime mindfulness sessions
plus afternoon Asana, Pranayama and Meditations.
- Private transfers and train ride.
Have just returned from the incredible Indian Himalayan Yoga retreat with the HMYC teachers Jacqui and Shimon. The experience was outstanding in every way. Make sure you don't miss out on any future retreats they may organise. Thanks for a journey of a lifetime! Xx.