Indulge in a week-long rejuvenation ritual at the International Yoga Festival at Rishikesh in the Indian state of Uttarakhand. Held every year in the month of March, this week-long event is hosted at the Parmarth Niketan Ashram and helps ensure health, wellness and peace. With workshops, demonstrations, cultural shows and much more, the Festival is an international extravaganza. The International Yoga Festival is slated to be held from 1 March to 7 March 2019. Physical, mental and spiritual wellbeing is assured to a dedicated follower of this art. Be it for a beginner, an experienced Yoga practitioner or a mildly curious tourist, the best place to discover the glory of Yoga is at the International Yoga Festival at Rishikesh.
Dates of the International Yoga Festival 2020
This Yoga festival is held every year in March. Since the year 2017, the celebration has been held for a week starting from 1 March. This year, the event is slated to begin from 1 March and extend till 7 March 2020
Venue of the International Yoga Festival
Parmarth Niketan Ashram in Rishikesh
Entry fee and accommodation at the International Yoga Festival
Daily passes are priced at INR 2140.05 (USD 30), while the weekly pass costs INR 14981.40 (USD 210). This grants access to all events, workshops and performances. Meals and accommodation are not included in this package.
You can opt for accommodation at the premises itself, for prices ranging between INR 24969 - INR 39237 (USD 350 - 550) for seven days. Air-conditioned and non-air-conditioned rooms are available at the ashram complex. If you want to stay outside the ashram, there are luxurious themed resorts that offer spa and yoga packages as well.
The Aranyam River Retreat, Ananda in the Himalayas and River Resort are a few options you can look into. If you are one for budget accommodation, there are many hotels and homestays available in Rishikesh and Haridwar that start from as cheap as INR 713.40 (USD 10) a night. It is advisable to book your stay beforehand, as the region gets very crowded around this time and you may not find appropriate accommodation.