Gift Your Parents An Amazing Getaway At These Wellness Resorts Near Mumbai

Bhavika posted on 04 April

Ten-Second Takeaway

Have you been thinking of getting your long-suffering parents a nice present, but don’t know what they’d like? Well, if they are always trying to embrace a healthier lifestyle, and also like their holidays more relaxed, consider one of these wellness resorts near Mumbai.

Ananda Yoga Retreat, Pune

Right by the hills in Pune, is a meditation and yoga retreat by the name of Ananda. This is a rather simple wellness centre, where the core focus lies on understanding yoga, practising with dedication, and meditating. They even have an organic farm, and the meals are wholesome vegetarian food.

Time on the road: Approximately 3.5 hours

The expense: A full weekend retreat stay starts at INR 2,800 per person. A private room starts at INR 1,200 per day.

Find out more about it here.

 

Homestays

Ananda Kriya Yoga Ashram, Watunde Village, At Post Kolawade, Taluka Mulshi, Distt. Pune, Maharashtra

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Nimba, Ahmedabad

Should you get the chance to take some real time off, you should visit Nimba, a wellness centre in Ahmedabad. It will take Nimba is a wellness and retreat centre in Ahmedabad. Through different treatments such as naturopathy {massages, mud pack treatments}, a balanced diet, a vast assortment of ayurvedic and yogic exercises, as well as physiotherapy for those who require it, a balance is hope to be achieved here.

The stay itself is extremely green and vast, with an organic farm, gazebos and cycling tracks as well as a an artificial waterfall.

Time on the road: 9 hours {an overnight journey}

The expense: Starts from INR 6000 for the destress & wellness package {for 3-7 days}, and INR 5500 for the relaxation package {for 3-7 days}.

Find out about more packages here.

Homestays

Baliyasan, Ahmedabad–Mehsana Expressway, Mehsana, Gujarat

Lotus Yoga Retreat, Goa

Visiting Goa need not always be a hectic, binging affair. The beautiful state and city deserves more peaceful holidayers than it gets. The Lotus Yoga Retreat is located on Patnem Beach in South Goa. It is a calm and lovely place that just speaks of rest, wellness and relaxation. They offer yoga classes through the months of October till June, meditation, as well as holistic treatment services like Ayurveda, detox, acupressure, shiatsu, among more. The yoga classes take places in shalas facing the sea, and you stay in beach huts. He meals offered too are healthy, organic and nutritious.

Time on the road: If you are taking a bus then close to 11 hours

The expense: It is about INR 4000 a night in normal season including stay, buffet brunch, two yoga classes a day

Find more information here.

Resorts

Patnem Beach, South Goa, Canacona, Goa

Saswara Wellness Retreat, Gokarna

Gokarna, the quieter Goa as people call it, houses a beautiful wellness and holiday retreat by the name of Saswara. A variety of retreat and spa packages are offered according to the motive – a de-stress retreat with the right food, Ayurveda and yoga asanas, a 14-day-long detox and cleansing retreat, a specific yoga one, among others.

Time on the road: By road, 11 hours. By flight will be quite faster

The expense: There are different rates for different packages and days. A single night’s stay is between INR 15,000–20,000.

Find more here.

Hotels

Om Beach, Donibhail, Gokarna, Uttara Kannada, Karnataka