Varanasi Yoga Retreat
Varanasi is a city in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh dating to the 11th century B.C. Regarded as the spiritual capital of India, the city draws Hindu pilgrims who bathe in the Ganges River’s sacred waters and perform funeral rites.
Day 1: Arrival in Varanasi
Transfer from the railway station or airport to the hotel.
After check-in, Ayurvedic massage session (1h – full body oil massage).
Lunch break and Free time
4.00 pm – Yoga session in a peaceful park.
6.00 pm - boat ride on the Ganga river to attend the sunset aarti ceremony on the river.
After the ceremony, we would like to suggest dinner at a beautiful restaurant on the ghat. (not included).
Day 2: Relaxation in Varanasi
5.30 am – sunrise boat ride
6.30 am – Yoga session in the temple
8.00 am – special Healthy breakfast at Vegan Café. Fresh and healthy vegetable and fruit
juices, organic bread, peanut butter, jam, muesli, soy milk, and one hot beverage
(coffee or chai). All ingredients are organic and locally produced by a local social
9.00am – 3h walking tour including:
- Gowdolia market
- Vishwalakshi Mandir
- Manikarnika ghat and cremation ground
- Tripura Sundari temple
- Sankata devi
- Alamgiri Mosque
Lunch break and free time. If any guests wish to visit the Vishwanath Mandir on
their own (and at their own expense), we suggest they do so at this point.
3.30pm – Ayurvedic massage session (1h – full body oil massage).
5.00pm- meeting at the hotel and start a street food walk (2h, food included)
Day 3: Varanasi Last Day
6.30am – Yoga session in the temple.
8.00am – Special Healthy breakfast at Vegan Café.
9.00am – 3h walking tour in Assi ghat area (including: Durga Kund Temple, Tulsi Manas
Temple, Sankat Mochan, one Kunshti akhara and the famous Lolark Kund).
Transfer to railway station or airport.
The tour ends here!
✓ Accommodation in 3 star hotels (twin rooms)
✓ Daily special healthy breakfast at vegan garden Cafe.
✓ Private AC vehicle for transfer from and to railway/airport including fuel and parking
✓ Sunset boat ride to assist Aarti ceremony
✓ Sunrise boat ride
✓ Street food tasting
✓ 2 Ayurvedic massage sessions (1h each)
✓ 3 Yoga sessions (one and a half hour each)
✓ All sightseeing as per itinerary
✓ 5% GST
x Entry fees to monuments/any activities
x Camera fees
x Meals not covered in Inclusions
x Expenses of personal nature
x Items not mentioned in Inclusions
Customization of the tour can be done for solo, family or group travel. Prices will vary in the peak season.
1. Cancellations up to 30 days prior to departure date – 5% deduction.
2. Between 30 days to 7 days prior departure date – 50% deduction.
3. Less than 7 days of departure – on the refund.
4. If the tour is canceled by wovoyage for any reason – 100% refund will be provided.C