Explore the beauty and diversity of this culturally rich and vibrant country. Get lost in all its captivating charm, from the mixture of exotic sights, hypnotic sounds of mantra chanting and the trail of sandalwood incense lightly filling up your senses. Embark on a wellness adventure that brings you up close with thousands of years of cultural traditions and history. Abundant in temples, meditation centres, yoga ashrams and retreats, India promises to satisfy your well-being needs. This charming, fragrant and colorful land will welcome you with open arms and leave you inspired, with a new perspective of the world around you.
Join Lena Franklin, mindfulness-based Psychotherapist, along Pravassa founder, Linden Schaffer, on a spiritual journey as you travel through the birthplace of meditation and yoga, stand on the site of Buddha's first sermon, absorb ancient enlightenment and uncover spiritual awakenings around every corner.
This 12-day journey follows starts in the thriving metropolis of Delhi along with a visit to Agra by train to see the majestic Taj Mahal. Travel to the spiritual heart of Varanasi on a pilgrimage to understand the spiritual significance of the Ganges River and the cycle of life through ancient rituals. Here, you will also have the opportunity to participate in Diwali – the annual festival of lights that entrances the country. Your trip will end outside the cultural capital of Kolkata surrounded by nature and space.
- Pre-departure package: a copy of Living Well on the Road, by Linden Schaffer, which will guide you in preparing for wellness travel, a bespoke Indonesia wellness travel guide, wellness tips and travel hacks
- Consultation with our Wellness Experts
- Travel team access to answer your questions and enhance your wellness travel journey
► On Demand
Crafted for private wellness travellers, depart when you want, with as little as 2-weeks’ notice, a solution for that last minute wanderlust. Currently available in Pravassa’s popular destinations, new itineraries are added every month.
Wellness Triangle: Northern India
- 11-day’s itinerary with choice of accommodations
- Evening prayer ceremonies
- One-on-one sessions with reputed scholars
- Yoga classes
- Personalised Ayurvedic program
- Visit to sacred spiritual landmarks and local sites
► Private Travel
Private travel itineraries tailor-made around your idea of wellness. Offering a perfect balance between cultural excursions, exclusive activities, and time to relish in self-care.
Want to tailor your holiday? Call us at 020 3397 8891 or contact us here for a bespoke wellness experience.
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01 Nov - 31 Oct 2021
01 Nov 2020 - 31 Oct 2021
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The team at Pravassa have travelled far and beyond to seek out exceptional wellness experiences around the globe. Each of their worldwide destinations are of top standards, with curated itineraries that ensure you gain meaningful real life experiences that reflects your idea of wellness. Each component, from the accommodations to local excursions have been personally vetted by their team of wellness travel experts.
Asia: Asia is incredibly diverse and that is reflected in the wide range of wellness travel experiences it offers. Take advantage of Pravassa's deep roots in this part of the world, which offers spiritual, cultural and geographic diversity.
Australasia & Europe: Explore destinations throughout Australia and Europe to find a wealth of unexpected wellness experiences off the beaten tourist path. Whether you wish to get back to nature or relax in the lap of luxury, Pravassa has you covered.
The Americas: Embark on an adventure of self-discovery and explore the hidden gems in this part of the world as you discover ancient rituals, healing traditions and exceptional wellness travel experiences.
Not sure about the location you'd like to visit? Let us know and we'll see what we can do for you.
Traveling with Pravassa
There are three ways to travel with Pravassa:
►On Demand Wellness Itineraries, private travel experiences that depart when you want, with as little as 2-weeks notice.
►CustomWell Private Travel, a bespoke personal travel program where we can help you choose a location, book accommodations, and plan an itinerary that offers you a personalized experience.
►Small Group Travel, designed to offer travelers the chance to see the world and share a collective experience while pursuing personal wellness goals.
Local ingredients and recipes tell stories that transcend time and geography. Pravassa's wellness food philosophy: Eat locally sourced food, mostly vegetables, renews our commitment to sustainability while nourishing your body.
Good to Know
Every component of Pravassa itineraries, from the accommodations, to indulgent spa treatments, to meals have been personally vetted by their team of travel experts.
Pravassa's wellness experts accompany most of the trips, whether traveling on a custom itinerary or as part of group retreats, helping you to journey inward as you explore new places and discover a path to wellness that is right for you.
Pravassa gives you permission to stop, recharge, and make time for yourself first by building in unscheduled free time.
World Nomads Solo Traveler Award for Specialty Tour Operator 2018
With a 5-tenet wellness travel philosophy: breathe, move, mindfulness, nourish and experience, Pravassa offers immersive authentic travel opportunities, and gives you the time to invest in self-care, customised to address individual whole body & soul wellness. They believe in creating a bond with people and places and enlivening your internal connection, the one that longs to be nourished through meaningful real life experiences.
Every component of Pravassa itineraries - from the accommodations, to indulgent spa treatments, to meals, and even the bike paths you’ll traverse on your local excursions has been personally vetted by their team of wellness travel experts.
Pravassa's handpicked, heritage accommodations showcase the best that each locations has to offer and ensure a comfortable experience that supports your wellness journey at every step. Hotels, amenities and retreats vary but guarantees convenience, with locations within walking distance or short transfers to local pursuits and activities.
All Rooms Include
The difference is in the details:
Private outdoor showers overlooking rice paddies, floating decks in the middle of a lotus pond, wooden boats that deliver you directly to the hotel doorstep, tuk-tuks on call to whisk you through ancient temples, and family estates hidden deep in the jungle ready to welcome you.
The difference is in the service:
A welcome ritual of prosperity and protection, a deep bow upon arrival and a hug from a new friend upon departure, your favorite fresh juice in the morning, and the feeling of connection and belonging in a new land.
Visited June 2018
Exceptionally well run tours. The access to unique events not usually available to tourists was unparalleled.