Open Lotus Yoga Retreat





Wedged between the Western Ghats on the East and the Arabian Sea on the West, the narrow strip of land known as Kerala is a destination of a lifetime. The timeless beauty of the palm fringed beaches of Kovalam and Varkala, the majesty of the undulating hills, the serenity of the pristine backwaters and the enchanting wood forests and valleys will have you amazed that such a small terrain can hold diverse geographical features and diverse cultures.

Included Services:

  •  Transport by Private Car as per Itinerary.
  •  Twin sharing room at standard Hotel / Guest House Included Breakfast.
  •  1 Night in Private House boat Included all meals ( breakfast /Lunch/ Dinner )
  •  kathakali dance performance  in  Cochin
  •  Visit Spice Garden in Periyar with Private Guide
  •  English Speaking Guide .
  • Morning Yoga Classes With Yoga Teacher in Varkala

Duration & Fixed Dates:

2 Weeks (14 days, 13 nights)

Not Included:

  • Flight to/from India

  • Beverages, Lunch and Dinner except house boat
  • Monument/National Park Entry Fees
  • Travel/Medical Evacuation Insurance /Beach Activity Fees 
  •  Additional Ayurvedic Treatments
  • Any additional Massage Appointments


Cost (Euros & Dollars): INQUIRE

Cost includes everything mentioned in Included Services.


    Detailed Day-to-Day Itinerary

    Day 1: Arrival in Cochin

    On arrival you will be met and greeted by our representative, who will escort you to the Hotel and assist you to check in at hotel, rest of the day will be at leisure to rest or visit on your own. Overnight stay in Cochin.Check in time in Hotel After 12.00 Noon. If flight is arriving in the early morning, then we have to reserve the room 1 day in advance.

    Day 2: Walking tour of Fort Cochin

    Today visit fort cochin by walk included  Church , local market , chines fishing net, Fish market in evening and katakali show which start around 4 PM, , hotel in Fort Cochin

    Day 3 : Cochin - Munnar

    Drive  to Munnar. Walk in the city, commercial center of tea plantations among the highest of the world. Night at the hotel.

    MUNNAR: Munnar was the favoured summer resort of the erstwhile British rulers in the colonial days.. It's the place you would love to visit - it's the place you would wish never to leave.

     Day 4 : Visit Munnar

    We tea garden / tea factory ,Village and Munar Town. You can also walk in Tea Garden after getting sepecial permit from Munar. Visit tea.and cardamom plantation is a treat for a naturalist with a vast variety of evergreen trees under the shade of which the cardamom is cultivated . One can meet the  Women working on the slope of tea plantation. Night in Munar.

    Day 5 : Munnar - Periyar

    By vehicle, we get to the mountainous area of the western Ghats to the National park of Periyar. The program includes: a half day walk in the jungle and the close villages and the discovery of the national park by boat on the lake of Periyar. Night at the lodge.

    Day 6 : Periyar National Park

    We spend the day exploring the national park of Periyar and its surroundings with an English speaking naturalist guide. Night in a lodge.

    Day 7: Periyar – Allepey  or Kumakarom House boat" on the Backwaters

    Early breakfast we drive to Allepey.  We go on board of a traditional "house - boat", welcome by the crew, and we sail on the canals, lagoons and lakes. Diner and overnight on board (double room).

    Day 8 - 13 : Alleppey - Varkala (Yoga & Ayurveda Treatment)

    Drive to  to Varkala.On your arrival in Varkala you will meet Ayurveda doc for  Ayurveda treatment. If time permit. Evening yoga class. Each morning you will take yoga classes with a private yoga instructor in varkaka, Ayurveda treatment as per appointment. Free visit to the beach, One can take Private Surf lesson for an additional cost. Night at the hotel.

    Note: Final decision of the program and food will be taken by the consulting doctor.

    Day 14 : Varkala - Trivandrum Airport

    Departure from Varkalato Trivandrum airport according to the timetable of your return flight. End of our services.