Ananda in the Himalayas Itinerary

Spa facilities

  • Relaxation Room
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Outdoor Hot Tub

At a glance

  • Health spa

    Health Retreat

    Taking care of individual health needs and objectives, the beautiful retreat is blessed with an expansive spa including a gym, outdoor pool, hydrotherapy facilities, 24 treatment rooms and a personalised therapy and activities program.

  • Award winning


    The hotel is a five star retreat that has a reputation for excellence as one of the best luxury ayurvedic retreats in India, spectacularly positioned amongst the Sal forests with views of the spiritual town of Rishikesh and the Ganges river valley.

  • Local attractions


    As part of the experience you will visit extraordinary historic and cultural attractions such as the Kanjapuri Temple, a holy shrine located 1645 meters above sea level and is dedicated to Goddess Sati.

  • Activities


    Alongside wellness your retreat will include adventurous exploration such as a rafting experience in the Ganges - a mesmerising and unique experience of a lifetime.


Ananda in the Himalayas, The Palace Estate, Narendra Nagar Tehri - Garhwal, Narendra Nagar, Uttarakhand 249175, India

Spa & Leisure

With a reputation for excellence, Ananda combines traditional ayurveda, yoga and vedanta with international wellness experiences, fitness and healthy organic cuisine to restore balance and harmonise energy. As such, the spa is an expansive experience set across 25000 sq. ft. Including a state of the art gym, outdoor temperature-controlled swimming pool and luxurious hydrotherapy facilities.

The spa is also blessed with 24 treatment rooms to compliment the personalised therapy and activities program designed to meet individual needs and health goals such as de-stress, detoxification and cleansing, deep relaxation, anti-ageing and weight loss. A team of qualified nutritionists, Western and ayurvedic physicians, spa therapists, Yoga and Fitness experts all gently guide towards a better lifestyle at this beautiful and meaningful retreat.

Hotel & Accommodation

An award-winning luxury destination spa resort in India situated at the Himalayan foothills in Northern India, Ananda is situated within a 100 acre Maharaja’s Palace Estate - to give you a sense of its luxury credentials. Surrounded by Sal forests with views of the spiritual town of Rishikesh and the Ganges river valley, it has a reputation as one of the best luxury ayurvedic retreats in India, where guests stay in 78 rooms, suites and villas, designed with classic elegance in the colonial hill architectural style and blending seamlessly with the lush surrounding landscapes.

Dining is intrinsically linked to the resort’s wellness credentials, offering guests fresh natural foods low in fat and calories with an emphasis on whole grains, fresh fruits and vegetables, lean proteins, low-fat dairy products, and the avoidance of artificial salts, colours, flavours or preservatives. Ananda’s wellness cuisine concept is re-emphasised by the show kitchen where chefs instruct in how to make these dishes at home so that one may continue that way of life.