Fully Alive Retreat

  • Fully Alive Retreat

    Reduce stress, regain focus, better day

  • Price:

    900 USD Shared Accommodation

    1050 USD Private Accommodation

  • Host:

    Rishikesh Yogalaya

  • Location:

    Rishikesh To Auli

  • Duration

    7 Days

  • Website:

    Rishikesh Yogalaya

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Fully Alive Yoga Retreat in Himalayas

Soaring above Joshimath, Auli huddled in the Himalayan Mountains of Uttarakhand, is a popular spot for skiing. This destination also opens up many other thrills. A delightful state-of-the-art and India’s longest cabe-car ride here gives you some great sights especially that of Nanda Devi, known as India’s second highest peak. The landscape is laced with coniferous and oak forests, lending in a distinct appeal. Coveted as The Land of Gods, Uttarakhand displays a dramatic terrain of lovely lakes, meandering rivers, mountains and rising Himalayan peaks.

You begin Gurson and Auli Trekking Expedition on a spiritual note as you drive through the holy towns of Haridwar,Rishikesh and along Ganges. The experience includes ambling through the apple orchards, getting a glimpse of Nanda Devi.

Temperature Range: Temperature varies from 12-17 °C, 0 to 5 °C and -5 to 0 °C. Please keep in mind that the above information is not exact and does not account for sudden changes.

All Courses Idea

Day 1st in Ashram (Rishikesh)
On day 1st at 6:00 to 7:00 Am will be detoxification and breathing practice then 7:00 to 8:30 Am Asanas class, 9:00 Am- breakfast after breakfast students will be taken for walking tour in rishikesh local market where they can see the colourful culture indian culture, delicious indian food, indian spicies, indian clothes, ashrams, temples and much more therefore students will have lunch in ashram then 5:30 pm all students will attain world class ganga ceremony in Parmarth neeketan in Rishikesh, 7:00 pm- Dinner.
Day 2nd Rishikesh -Auli (2450m) (Drive/280km/8-9hrs)
On the 2nd day, transfer from Rishikesh to Auli. Savour the charming drive through the holy town of Rishikesh and four of Panchprayags of Deoprayag, Rudraparayag, Karnprayag and Nandprayag. The route takes you along Ganges and Alaknanda.
Reach the lodge by evening and check-in. Take in the great views of Alaknanda Valley and the stunning Himalayan snow-clad peaks. If time permits, you can amble through the apple orchards or unwind at the lodge itself. Overnight will be spent at the lodge, your Auli and Gurson snow trek begins tomorrow.
Day 3rd -Auli – Parsari (3000 M) –ITBP -Auli (Trek/4-5hrs)
Morning after the early Yoga class at 7:00 A.M dig into breakfast at the lodge and saunter off for a trek to charming Parsari Village and ITBP. Proceed with the trek and reach Auli sometime during the afternoon. Along the way lap up great sights of Himalayan giants that comprises Nanda Devi (India’s second highest peak), ski slopes of Auli, the Joshimath town and the Alaknanda Valley with the mesmeric Alaknanda River making way through it. Come evening and simply unwind at the lodge.After evening Meditation class at 6:30 PM dinner and Overnight in lodge.
Day 4 -Auli -Gurson meadows (3350m)–Auli (Trek /5-6hrs)
Morning after the early Yoga class at 7:00 A.M .This refreshing day, drive to Auli where the fun of cable car awaits. The ropeway opens up great sights and experience of the place. Reach the top most level through the cable car from where you commence your trek to Gurson top. Delight in making way along snow covered meadows with great Himalayas ahead of you. Reach Gurson top, a vantage point where you can feast your eyes on the great Nanda Devi. Enjoy some moments at this charming spot and head back towards the lodge sometime in the afternoon. Relax once you reach there. After evening Meditation class at 6:30 PM dinner and Overnight in lodge
Day 5 -Auli – Dhak Village – Khulara – Dhak Village -Auli(Trek/ 7-8hrs)
Morning after the early Yoga class at 7:00 A.M .Indulge in breakfast and drive to Dhak Village. Once here, trek towards Khulara. The trail is a fetching one that will take you charming Himalayan settlements. Pass beyond the village of Karchi and arrive at the meadows above the village. Come afternoon and trek back to Dhak Village and hop on to your vehicle. Unravel the hot springs at Tapovan and later drive back to the lodge. After evening Meditation class at 6:30 PM dinner and Overnight in lodge.
Day 6 -Auli – Rishikesh(Drive/250km/7-8hrs)
7:00 to 8:00 Am yoga class, 8:30 Am breakfast therefore after breakfast, drive back to ashram after some rest, 8:00 Pm group dinner and celebration at ashram on the successful completion of himalayan retreat.
Day 7 in Ashram( Rishikesh)
8:30 Am Group breakfast & 12:00 Pm farewell of the group.
Daily Schedule
Timing Activity
06:00 AM Wake Up
07:00 AM Asana class
08:00 AM Breakfast
09:00 AM Trekking
12:00 PM Lunch
12:45 PM Trekking
05:00 PM Meditation
07:00 PM Dinner
08:00 PM Music
09:00 PM Good Night
Things to carry
1- Trek pants- 2 pairs (ignor jeans, shorts, capris, denims.) 2- T-shirt- 4 pairs (2 full & 2 half sleeves). 3- sweater- 2 ( 1 fleece & 1 woolen). 4- jacket- 2 ( 1 fleece & 1 down feather).5- Thermal wear- 1 nos.6- Gloves- woolen & water-proof.
7- socks- (3 cotton & 2 woolen pairs).8- warm inner- wears.9- rain coat- 1.10- handkerchief or towel.11- slippers.12- back-pack & rain cover.
13- couple of water-bottles.14- Hiking shoes water-proof & ankle support.15- glucose, chocolate, biscuits & nuts.16- Personal medical kit ( if you require).17- caps- 2 ( 1 suncap & woolen cap)