Explore the rich cultural heritage of South India while indulging in a rejuvenating yoga retreat. This journey will take you through Tamil Nadu, a state renowned for its ancient history, stunning architecture, and vibrant culture. You’ll have the opportunity to visit historic sites, temples, and monuments, savor delicious South Indian cuisine, and take part in daily yoga and meditation practices that will refresh your mind, body, and soul.
The cultural tour will begin in Chennai, the capital of Tamil Nadu, and take you to a number of historical places including Mahabalipuram, Swamimalai, Thanjavur, Karikudi, Kodaikanal, and Madurai.
For five days, you will retreat to the picturesque landscape of Kodaikanal, where you can unwind with yoga classes and light/medium trekking while immersing yourself in the natural beauty of the region.
Yoga Acharya Sivan Namboothiri will accompany and guide you on this cultural journey and yoga retreat, no matter what your level of yoga experience is.
Our retreat takes place at an eco-friendly resort in beautiful Kodaikanal with daily yoga, meditation, cultural and recreational activities.
The combination of daily Yoga, meditation and healthy food is very healing for the body, mind and soul and brings us back into harmony with nature.
Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to experience the beauty, culture, and spirituality of South India while rejuvenating your mind, body, and soul through yoga.
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The cost for the tour is 2190€, which includes comfortable travel in a bus, clean and comfortable accommodations, vegetarian/vegan breakfast and dinner, yoga classes, entrance tickets, guides, trekking, sightseeing, service charges and local taxes.
Here are some highlights of the tour:
Mahabalipuram: A UNESCO World Heritage Site with many ancient temples and monuments.
Thiruvannamalai: A famous spiritual hermitage with the temple of Lord Shiva (Arunachala) and the Ramana Ashram.
Swamimalai: A beautiful place famous for handmade Kalamkari painting and Hindu sculpture-making.
Thanjavur: Home to the Brihadishvara temple, an iconic example of medieval Hindu temple architecture in the South Indian Dravidian style.
Kariakudi: You’ll have the opportunity to explore the rich and unique Chettinad culture and stay overnight in one of the Chettinad mansions.
Madurai: Visit the historic Meenakshi Temple, a divine centre where you can experience the spirituality of South India.
Kodaikanal: The picturesque and majestic hill station in the Palani Mountains, where we’ll conduct our yoga retreat and explore the flora and fauna of the area
3-4 star accommodation with vegetarian meals (Breakfast and Dinner), daily yoga & meditation classes, tickets, cultural program, all transfers and bus/ train tours in South India.
Since the number of participants from reasons is limited due to logistical reasons, we ask you to register as early as possible
05.11.23 – 19.11.2023