As you know that Ayurveda originated in ancient India, it is the right place to explore oneself in the palm of nature by touring some of the best Ayurveda destinations in the country. A fair percentage of people in India still follow a life that the Vedas taught us. From a full body massage to Panchakarma and Pizhichil to Marma Chikitsa, these Ayurveda resorts can offer you dozens of treatments in a single visit (some of these treatments might require you to stay at their place).
If you’re looking for a tour that gives you beautiful things to capture and rejuvenate your body and mind simultaneously, then visiting India and any of the Ayurveda destinations in the country will be the perfect decision you make ever take.
Eager to see the list of Ayurveda destinations in India? Here are the top 8 Ayurveda resorts in India and their details.
1. Somatheeram Ayurveda Village, Kerala
Located in God’s own country (Kerala), Somatheeram Ayurveda Village is the first of its kind in the world. They offer a wide range of treatments, including Kizhi, Pizhichil, Vasthi, Lepanam, etc. Somatheeram is one of the top resorts in India that won awards from the central and state government several times. The resort is located at Chowara beach and spans over 15 acres of greenery land on a mound.
- How to Reach Somatheeram Ayurveda Village?
It is 9 km near the famous Kovalam beach in Kerala. If you’re traveling by train, you can arrive at the Trivandrum central railway station, located about 20 km near the resort. Then you can get a local bus/taxi to reach the location.
If you’re planning to travel by air, you can arrive at Trivandrum international airport, which is about 22 km near the resort. Once you reach the airport, you can get a local bus or taxi to enter the location.
2. Ananda in The Himalayas, Uttarakhand
A luxury resort and Ayurvedic spa located in the tranquil Himalayan foothills in north India, Ananda is one of the recognized places to experience complete wellness through traditional Ayurvedic treatments and programs.
Ananda is located in the Tehri Garhwal district in Uttarakhand. Their wellness programs include Yoga, Panchakarma, Detox, Rejuvenation, and different indoor and outdoor fitness activities.
- How to Reach Ananda?
You can reach the location either by air or train. If you’re planning to go by air, the nearest airport is Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun. There will be a minimum of 45 minutes drive from the airport to the resort. If you’re going by train, the nearest railway station is Haridwar Junction, which is about 42 km from the location. It will take approximately 1.5 hours of drive to reach the resort from the railway station.
3. Mercure Goa Devaaya Retreat, Goa
Goa is very popular among beach lovers. Also, it is the perfect place for couples and singles to enjoy a wonderful vacation. But have you ever heard about the healing sites and traditional wellness centers that Goa has? Mercure Devaaya Retreat is one of them. Blended with Ayurveda, naturopathy, Yoga, and meditation, they offer a wide range of health care programs and treatments in a modern and luxurious environment.
- How to reach Devaaya Retreat?
It is situated on Divar Island off the Coast of Goa which is about 18 km far from the Dabolim airport. But the only way to reach this Island is by ferry. There are three ferry services that you can use to reach this location. These ferry services operate from 7 am to 8 pm every day.
4. Kairali – The Ayurvedic Healing Village, Kerala
The Ayurvedic Healing Village by the Kairali group is the first of its kind in India. It is located in the Palakkad district of Kerala and spans over 30 acres of lush vegetation. One can get a feeling of going back to nature by visiting this beautiful place. Their packages include various Ayurveda treatments, individual Yoga therapy, and a training program on Yoga. They provide that if you’re interested in training and certification programs on Ayurveda.
- How to reach Kairali – Ayurvedic Healing Village?
The nearest airport is Coimbatore international airport which is 60 km far from the location. If you’re planning to go there by train, you can arrive at the Palghat railway station, which is about 23 km near.
5. Ayurvedagram Heritage Wellness Centre, Karnataka
This is another beautiful healing retreat in India, rated amongst the country’s top five Ayurvedic health resorts. By visiting this resort, you can experience a new world of ethnic charm found only in ancient Kerala. The buildings are made in such a way that you could truly witness Kerala’s antique Nalukettu, Kovilakams, and Illams in Bangalore.
Their treatments include Panchakarma, rejuvenation, spine & joint care, and various beauty and weight management programs. They also offer Ayurvedic treatments for infertility in both men and women.
- How to reach Ayurvedagram?
You can reach Ayurvedagram either by train or air. The nearest airport to this location is Bangalore international airport (52 km away from the place), and the nearest railway station is the central railway station (22 km near the place). Once you reach the airport or the railway station, you can get a taxi or local bus to reach the destination.
6. Kumarakom Lake Resort, Kerala
Kumarakom Lake Resort is a luxury backwater resort cum Ayurveda wellness center. They have a wide range of Ayurveda packages, including rejuvenation therapies, Panchakarma, weight reduction, stress management, and various beauty care treatments. Apart from these wellness packages, they offer many luxury apartments that resonate with the ancient architecture of Kerala.
The resort is situated on 25 acres of land near the famous Kumarakom bird sanctuary. The fee covers a breakfast buffet, boat cruises, a gym, and parking. You’ll get access to two restaurants, a tea shop, a poolside bar, an Ayurvedic spa, and a conference room. Kids’ activities are also included.
- How to reach Kumarakom Lake Resort?
The nearest airport is Cochin international airport which is just 70 km away from Muhamma boat jetty. Once you reach the jetty, you can take a 10 minutes boat ride to reach the resort. Taking a direct taxi from the airport will take approximately an hour and 45 minutes.
If you prefer the train, the nearest railway station is Ernakulam Junction, which is about 55 km from the destination. A taxi would take approximately an hour and 20 minutes to reach the destination.
7. Carnoustie Ayurveda & Wellness Resort, Kerala
Here’s another beautiful resort you can visit in God’s own country (Kerala). Carnoustie Ayurveda & Wellness Resort was even featured in Forbes magazine in 2017. You can experience a complete treatment for your body, mind, and soul under the guidance of expert doctors. For vacation activities, you have a beach, the famous backwaters of Kerala, a swimming pool, cycling, a village walk, and 25 acres of vegetation providing you the pleasure of mother nature.
Their packages include rejuvenation, Panchakarma, therapeutic healing, anti-aging, weight reduction, etc.
- How to reach the Carnoustie Resort?
It is located just 9 km away from Cherthala railway station and 65 km away from Cochin international airport. You can take either taxi or bus to reach the destination from the airport or railway station.
8. Athreya Ayurvedic Centre, Kerala
Located in the Kottayam district of Kerala, Athreya Ayurvedic Centre is a perfect destination for anyone seeking a natural holistic experience for the wellness of body and mind. The place is surrounded by paddy fields on the outskirts of backwaters that give you an immense experience of mother nature. Their treatments are customized to meet individual needs and intended to make the most out of your stay at the center. The treatments include Panchakarma, Kutee Praveshika Rayasana, Ayurvedic dental care, and Yoga.
The nearest airport is Cochin international airport, which is about 93 km away from the location. From here, it would take a minimum of 2 hours to reach the place by road. For people who prefer the train, the nearest railway station is Kottayam railway station which is just 8.5 km away from the destination.
Disclaimer: Tanning Guru is not associated or partnered with any of the Ayurveda destinations listed above. We strongly recommend you to check online reviews before booking any treatments with them.