The birthplace of yoga, Rishikesh, lies in India, making it the perfect destination for beginner and advanced yogis. To be in a space where yoga was first created and where like-minded individuals have practiced yoga for centuries creates an authentic and magical vibe. Old sacred texts are said to have inspired the birth of yoga. Chants and prayers were developed into the meditation and principles of yoga. Head to a silent ashram or learn the yoga basics- there is something to fit every traveler. Some of the world’s most sacred mountains are located in India, along its border in the Himalayas. It’s no wonder that people go to India seeking “enlightenment”- it’s truly a spiritual haven. Browse our retreats located in India!