Ananda is an award-winning luxury destination spa resort in India situated at the Himalayan foothills in Northern India. Located on a 100 acre Maharaja’s Palace Estate, Ananda is surrounded by graceful Sal forests and overlooks the spiritual town of Rishikesh and the Ganges river valley. Ananda, one of the best luxury Ayurveda retreats in India, integrates traditional Ayurveda, Yoga and Vedanta with international wellness experiences, fitness and healthy organic cuisine to restore balance and harmonize energy.
The Yoga Programs at Ananda helps you cultivate the ancient discipline of yogic practices to recharge yourself by enhancing clarity of thought. Every aspect of your mind, body and soul achieves a heightened sense of balance. The extended programs of 7 to 14 nights focus on yoga’s therapeutic process with the objective of achieving a particular physiological, psychological or spiritual goal.
ANANDA STRESS MANAGEMENT
The Ananda Stress Management Program focuses on a healthy lifestyle which aims at minimizing stress, creating positive changes and promoting synergy in your life.
The extended programs of 7 and 14 nights incorporate various balance yoga asanas, pranayama, Ayurvedic therapies, Grounding Aromatherapy, Reiki and other comprehensive healing experiences that result in a comprehensive balance of mind, body and soul.
The Ananda Active Program integrates the best of indoor fitness workouts along with outdoor activities such as personal fitness training, guided outdoor treks, yoga, aqua fitness and therapeutic spa experiences to enhance muscle tone and cardiovascular fitness.
The extended 7 and 14 nights’ programs work on intensive care core fitness in addition to treks and full body therapeutic massages. In partnership with Sumaya, a pioneer in the fitness industry, the programs individualized, consultative and follow a goal oriented fitness approach.
For more details and pricing please contact your nearest Mondo Travel Specialist.
Source: Exotic Holidays
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Heading to Rarotonga on your next holiday - talk to Mondo about the Best of Raro Pass.
For only $299*pp you get the following;
- a two and a half hour Rarotonga Orientation and Sites Tour
- a four and a half hour progressive dinner to island homes
- a three and a half hour Koka Lagoon Cruise with BBQ lunch
- a two and a half hour Te Vara Nui Overwater Night Show and buffet dinner.
There is also a voucher for a 15% discount on Black Pearl purchases.
Ask for the Best of Raro Pass when you next book your Cook Islands holiday with Mondo.
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Due to popular demand - two new Cherry Blossom tours have been scheduled by our friends at World Journeys - please talk to a Mondo Travel Specialist about availability and pricing.
Each spring, Japan's landscape is host to fragile pink and white sakura blooming; stunning colour that is celebrated throughout the entire country. Start this journey in bustling Tokyo and see its impressive gardens, go in search of the famous 'snow monkeys' and the alpine 'old town' of Takayama. On to cultural Kyoto and poignant Hiroshima, ending with spectacular views of Mt Fuji from the top of Mt Owakudani. This unique and incredibly scenic country with enchanting culture, wonderful cuisine and gracious people awaits you.
On this journey you will enjoy the following special experiences •Take the ultimate sushi-lovers tour in Tokyo Visit Tsukiji to see the world's largest fish market. A sushi master will guide you through making sushi rolls and nigiri which we'll then enjoy for lunch. •Visit steaming hot springs to see monkeys bathing Visit Yudanaka Onsen to see wild snow monkeys relaxing in the steaming hot springs surrounded by thick forest. •Tour the historic villages of Shirakawa-go and Gokayama Located in a mountainous region that was cut off from the rest of the world for a long period of time, these villages with their Gassho-style houses subsisted on the cultivation of mulberry trees and the rearing of silkworms. On this tour you'll see the large houses with their steeply pitched thatched roofs, the only examples of their kind in Japan.submitted by -- Tony Terrill