Ananda in the Himalayas
Ananda in the Himalayas
Winner of Conde Nast Traveller's Top Destination Spa Resort in the World 2019, Ananda Spa is the ultimate place to harmonise the mind, body and spirit. Located in the Himalayan foothills, the resort provides a journey to wellness through ancient Indian sciences. With a wellness experience incorporating fitness, therapies and healthy cuisine, Ananda Spa aims to restore balance and energy. A wide variety of spa treatments combined with an extensive wellness programme menu make Ananda Spa a spectacular place to relax and restore. Meanwhile, the luxury accommodation complements the resort by providing a beautiful space to unwind. This award-winning resort has so much to offer that any goal is catered to and achieved.
Distance to Airport:
Dehradun (24km - 40 mins); New Delhi (260km - 6 Hours)
Number of Rooms:
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We love Vedanta, a daily interactive talk answering the fundamental questions of life. These talks are a great way to find inner peace and mental clarity.
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The elegant accommodation at Ananda Spa provides private balconies or gardens with stunning views overlooking the Ganges river valley. Featuring tasteful decor with antique fittings, the rooms offer both charm and privacy making them the perfect place to unwind. Kurta pyjamas, aromatic baths and a pillow menu are all provided to complete your luxurious stay.
Yoga and meditation practice features strongly within Ananda Spa's programme as they work on your journey towards peace and wellness. Nature walks are offered to enjoy the breathtaking local scenery, whilst cooking classes are a great way to experience the local cuisine and learn new skills to continue your wellness journey at home.
Having won innumerable Best Destination Spa and Best Wellness Resort awards, Ananda Spa is an incredible centre for recovery, relaxation and rejuvenation. The spa offers a spectacular menu of over 80 therapies and treatments including traditional Ayurvedic consultation. Many therapies are based around ancient spiritual principles such as Reiki and Crystal Healing, which uses Himalayan Crystals cleansed in the Ganges to promote healing and align chakras.
Incorporating key principals from Ayurvedic practice, the menu offered at Ananda Spa features fresh, local ingredients. With an emphasis on natural food, the chefs provide nutritious meals without compromising on flavour. A show kitchen is also on-site to teach guests how to make the resort's incredible meals at home.
The North Indian resort is located on the 100 acre Maharaja's Palace estate. Surrounded by graceful Sal forests and overlooking the Ganges river valley, Ananda Spa is set in a picturesque location and the area is perfect for hiking and exploring. White water rafting on the Ganges river and safaris through Rajaji National Park are also popular nearby if you're looking for a spot of adventure. Be sure not to miss Ganga Aarti, a devotional ritual where prayers and offerings are made to the holy Ganges river.
FROM US TO YOU
• Upgrade to a Deluxe Valley View Room from Palace View Room at time of booking, subject to availability (not valid on other categories)
• Daily full breakfast for two guests per bedroom
• Complimentary transfer to the banks of Ganges River for an evening Arti ceremony, once during stay
• Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
• Complimentary Wi-Fi
• For stays of 3 nights or more: A complimentary 50-minute spa treatment for up to two people, once during the stay
Retreats & wellness programmes
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