With two weeks or more at Vana, allow yourself to learn the pillars of wisdom, wellness, learning and giving. Reconnect through nature and meditation, spend time and learn from Vana's holistic experts and transform both physical and emotional health on a deep level.
The Vana Lifestyle retreats are for those looking to take a deep dive into their health and wellness. Learn to make wise and informed choices for your own personal health and wellness, including better food choices and new practices such as yoga and meditation. Feel transformed!
Vana Lifestyle Retreats in India are healing holidays for those with 14+ nights to spare. You’ve committed to beginning an inward journey to rest, rejuvenate and revitalise mind, body and soul. If you are willing to commit two weeks or more to your personal health and wellness and you want to explore a better state of health, strive for more emotional balance and be with nature, then Vana is the perfect refuge.
Vana holds a special, transformative energy. Contemporary architecture blends into the surrounding nature, offering a peaceful retreat from everyday life. Asking guest’s to ‘enter as equals’, Vanavasi’s are encouraged to leave the material world behind and focus on their own transformative journeys.
Take time to unwind and slow the pace, to learn to be still and silent. Heal with traditional medicine, including Indian Ayurveda and Tibetan Sow Rigpa. Vana is one of the few places in the world where this healing practice if offered in its full avatar. Join group sessions and practice yoga and meditation. Every healing holiday is tailored to the individual, working on transformation on a deep physical and emotional level.Make an Enquiry
A Retreat Program with yoga, meditation, cuisine lessons, functional fitness, talks, music and more
Arrival and departure wellness consultations
All cuisine including breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner
Private treatments/specialist consultations/sessions based on 3 wellness weights per night per guest
Attire to wear within and outside Vana, footwear, summer and winter accessories
Airport transfers from Dehradun Airport
All taxes included. No service charge or gratuities added. The team does not expect tips as appreciation for their work
Airport Transfer Time: 1hr 15 minutes from Dehradun’s Jolly Grant Airport by car
Local Currency: Indian rupee, can pay via credit card within the resort
Best time to go: Any time of year is a good one to retreat. Weather-wise Dehradun has warm summers (up to 36c/97f), cool winters (23c/73f to 5c/41f), balmy springs and rainy monsoons (June-Sept).
Eco conscious: Vana aims to keep its impact as limited as possible, taking from nature as mindfully as possible
Children: Although not child friendly throughout the year, Vana have developed special ‘Young Vanavasi’ programs so please enquire
Tips: Sustained health and a present mind come from personal effort, go to Vana with an open mind and leave with some personal treasures to use in daily life