A Journey to the Self: India Yoga + Ayurveda Retreat

Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India

Maria Garre
Maria Garre
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Oct 22 - 31, 2017
Group size: 1-28
A Journey to the Self: India Yoga + Ayurveda Retreat
Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India

Maria Garre
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$1500
Deposit: $500
Oct 22 - 31, 2017
Group size: 1-28

About this trip

Renew your spirit, bring peace to your mind, and love to your heart during our 10-day retreat. Each day is a cultural adventure filled with history and mythology. From rafting in the sacred river Ganges, to spice shopping in the market, you will immerse in the beauty of this sacred land. Be completely nurtured and cared for as Maria’s vast experience of India alongside our local team will make this a trip of a lifetime. We manage all the details so you can show up and dive in, allow yourself the time and space to nourish your Self and be transformed.

A sample of what we will do: 
• Morning mediation on the Ganga 
• Daily Yoga classes 
• Visit sacred temples around the area and learn the mythology for each one 
• Hike the Himalayan foothills 
• Local market shopping 
  • Private vedic puja with Brahmin priests
• White water rafting on Ganga 
• Ancient Cave meditation 
• Visit and meet local children to offer donations

What’s included

• 10 days, 9 nights lodging 
 • Daily breakfast and dinner 
 • All transportation, entrance fees to excursions and events 
 • Daily morning Yoga and Meditation classes 
• Ayurvedic treatments (1 abhyanga, 1 shirodhara) 
 • Guided tours with Maria and local guides to enrich your cultural experience 
• Roundtrip land transfer from Delhi to Rishikesh

Not included

• Airfare to/from India 
• Incidentals, Tips 
• Upgraded hotel bookings outside of retreat offerings 
• Meals outside of specified retreat inclusions 

Before You Go

Once you book your international travel, preferable arrival to Delhi then we will coordinate your arrival to Rishikesh. Included in your package is car travel from Delhi to Rishikesh. If you wish to fly, we are happy to offer you credit towards air travel there. All travel arrangements are handled by Pankaj Porwal of Sagar Tours and Travels.

Available Packages

Early Bird Double Occupancy
Register by March 15 and save $150!
Available until Mar 15
$1500
Deposit: $500
Early Bird Single Occupancy
Register by March 15 and save $150!
Available until Mar 15
$1700
Deposit: $500
Regular Rate Double Occupancy
Available until Oct 06
$1650
Deposit: $500
Regular Rate Single Occupancy
Available until Oct 06
$1850
Deposit: $500
$1500
$1500
Deposit: $500

Early Bird Double Occupancy

Who’s Going


  • JP
    Jacqueline Park
    India has been on my mind for years - so excited to be going - and with such an amazing friend!!!
    Mar. 12, 2017
  • Judi  Myatt-Marino
    Judi Myatt-Marino
    I can't wait to see and experience India! It's been a long time dream and now it's finally happening!
    Mar. 12, 2017
  • Julie LaVarnway
    Julie LaVarnway
    Got my deposit paid and am so ready to be returning to India!! I am excited beyond words!
    Feb. 23, 2017
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Maria Garre
Maria Garre
Maria is dedicated to a life-long study, practice and teaching of both Yoga and Ayurveda. Celebrating over 20 years of study in Medical and Biological Sciences, Philosophy, Ayurveda and Yoga, Maria’s teachings offer a grounded yet transformative approach to living, being, and embodying Yoga. Blending the knowledge she has gathered from her studies with her yearly trips to India, she leads dynamic, liberating classes and trainings that embody the alchemy of all these disciplines and teachings. Maria has been studying with Shiva Rea since 2000 which led her to coordinate Shiva’s International Yoga Teacher Training Program and served as the Prana Flow Affiliate Certification Coordinator for five years. She has been involved in Health, Yoga and Pilates instruction for over 15 years. In addition to offering teacher training, workshops and retreats world-wide, Maria has completed programs at both the Kripalu School of Ayurveda and the world-renowned Ayurvedic Institute with Dr. Vasant Lad. She has written several articles for local and international publications, including Yoga Journal, Simple Living and Ayurveda Today and has been a featured presenter at Vancouver and Toronto Yoga Conferences. More information can be found at www.mariagarre.com