Voted Best Destination Spa in the World & No.1 in the "Spa Retreats" category in the 2012 Condé Nast Traveller Reader's Spa Awards (UK), besides winning a host of other international awards, the Ananda in the Himalayas is a very special place. Swirled in the sacred mists of time, nestled in the Himalayas, this world class destination spa was once the residence of Maharaja of Tehri-Garhwal, and nowadays is dedicated to today’s traveler who is looking for innovative ways to restore and rejuvenate his/her energies. Visiting Masters include teachers, therapists, healers, and guides that visit Ananda from around the world to share their talents with those who choose to explore the deeper aspects of holistic well being for the body, mind and spirit. It is not just a retreat that will leave you breathless with the enchantment of its surroundings, but assists in redefining lifestyles to include the well-known traditional Indian wellness regimes of Ayurveda, Yoga and Vedanta combined with best of International Wellness Experiences. The 24,000 square foot spa offers extensive body and beauty treatments which integrate traditional Indian systems of Ayurveda with the more contemporary Western spa approach.The restaurant offers a menu for better living with meals enriched with the vivid flavor of organic vegetables and herbs. It is built in a grove of old Sal trees, overlooking the valley of Rishikesh.
Ananda offers 70 deluxe rooms, 5 suites and 3 villas each with unparalleled view of the river Ganges, the town of Rishikesh or the Palace.
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The restaurant offers a menu for better living with meals enriched with the vivid flavour of organic vegetables and herbs. It is built in a grove of old Sal trees, overlooking the valley of Rishikesh.
An array of outdoor adventure activities and thrilling explorations into the Himalayas, Ganges and surrounding National Parks thrills you to exlpore the unbridled wilderness through wind, water and trekking encounters. The 21,000 square foot spa offers an extensive menu of over 79 body and beauty treatments, integrating the traditional Indian systems of Ayurveda with the more contemporary Western spa approach. The spa experience strives to achieve the ultimate harmony between the physical and the mental realms of the individual.