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Is India calling you? Yoga and Mindfulness Retreat and Cultural Tour to Kerala, India

Trina Bawden-Smith - Thursday, August 31, 2017
Yoga and Mindfulness Retreat and Cultural Tour to Kerala, India January 2018

Imagine immersing yourself in the sights and sounds of incredible India on this journey of self-discovery when you join us for a Yoga and Mindfulness Retreat and Cultural Tour to Kerala in South India. India is the birthplace of Yoga and has been a place of deep spiritual practice for millennia - a retreat in India is a journey to the deepest reaches of the self.

After a hugely successful tour last year, we are holding another retreat tour to India. 

RETREAT AND TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:
• 14 Yoga, meditation, relaxation and mindfulness sessions on the theme of strength, courage and wisdom
• Internationally acclaimed retreat leader and group facilitator, Sal Flynn
• Luxurious hotel and resort accommodation
• Destinations include Cochin, Alleppey, Kollam, Trivandrum and Neyyar

Cultural Experiences  

• Kathakali Dance Drama performance
• Kalaripayuttu martial arts performance
• Visit famed Padmanaphpuram Palace
• Sightseeing tour of the capital city, Trivandrum
• and Cochin, historical centre of the spice trade

Spiritual Experiences
• Visit Amritapuri Ashram - home of Amma, the Hugging Mother
• Thiruvattar Temple and engage in a Puja (prayer ritual)
• Meditate at the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Ashram
• View Padmanabhaswamy Vishnu temple

Special Experiences 

• Overnight on a luxury houseboat in Kerala’s beautiful backwaters
• Visit the famous Kali temple at the sacred peak of Kali Malai mountain

“What a great trip! I had THE most amazing time in India with Sal Flynn and the other yoginis thanks to the great itinerary. So much to see and do – vibrant colours, great sight-seeing, fabulous accommodation, delicious food and such inspiring and yet calming yoga and meditation with Sal.  So humbling to be in India, to walk the path of the great yogis and to also have such an amazing time filled with great memories. Thanks for a marvellous and awe inspiring journey.” Sharron Williams

India can be a challenging place to visit. Language, culture and, crowds can make traveling to India intimidating. We make it easy for you to enjoy the best of South India in a safe and fun way. Come see the real India with us. CLICK HERE for dates and details>