Ayurveda and Yoga Health retreats in Kovalam, Kerala (South India) – 2 retreats in 2025 with slightly different program and language orientation

15 February – 1 March & 2 March – 17 March, 2025* holiday with ayurvedic cleansing (panchakarma**), yoga, therapeutic dance experience.

*These dates include arrival and departure times, the retreat activities in Kovalam are 16-28/2 and 3-17/3 respectively.

This holistic holiday has a focus on deep cellular level body and mind cleansing according to our doctor’s made individual treatment plan. To support the cleansing process we also offer yoga, dance therapy and reflective journaling. You will be daily eating tasty vegetarian food, will enjoy the warm tropical sun and salty ocean swim, get introduced to the rich Indian culture, and are entertained by interesting excursions.

You will return from this holiday guaranteed being more calm, focused, grounded, physically and emotionally lighter, feeling rested on a deep level, and having a clearer mind. 

**possible to change out the deep cleansing panchakarma therapies to a customized package of relaxation oriented treatments instead

Languages: In case of international participants, the main language of February retreat is English (with minor translations to Swedish and/or Estonian) 

March retreat main language is Estonia (with minor translation possibilities to English)

The following is included in the package price:

  • Transfer airport-hotel-airport
  • 15-days accommodation in a chosen hotel (from 2 pm 15/2-noon 1/3, or 2 pm 2/3 – noon 17/3)
  • Ayurvedic doctor consultations during the retreat 
  • Daily ayurvedic therapies ca 1,5 h and short check-up by the doctor
  • All plant based ayurvedic medicines used during the retreat
  • Daily morning yoga 75 min
  • Yoga philosophy and mediation classes
  • Dance therapy class guided by Marika Hanson from Stockholm (1 class in Feb. retreat, 4 classes in March retreat)
  • Daily vegetarian ayurvedic meals
  • Cooking class with festive dinner
  • Daily fruit plate
  • Mineral water
  • Ayurveda in daily life course about basics of ayurveda by Helen Raudi (ayurvedic coach from Stockholm) :

 I – explaining ayurveda; 

II – diet and daily regimen; 

III – from menstruation to menopause (NEW FOR 2025)

  • Ayurvedic diet chart for your individual eating and life routines, to be taken home 
  • 3 Excursion during February retreat:  

Excursion 1: seeing the demonstration of Kalaripayattu – the oldest martial art originating from Kerala, followed by an hour car drive to visit the calmness of Sivananda Ashram

Excursion 2: going by rikshas to ayurvedic medicine making factory

Excursion 3: Poovar backwaters boat excursion.

  • 2 Excursions during March retreat:

Excursion 1: visiting Keralas biggest Shiva lingam temple Chenkal Maheswaram Temple in Neyyatinkara 

Excursion 2: visiting Asias largest wooden palace Padmanabhapuram Palace


Below prices are all inclusive with chosen accommodation:

Thiruvonam – 2300 € – simple clean hotel with amazing view to entire beach and beach walk, double room, big balcony, A/C, about 100 m from our retreat center

Karma – 2500 € – cosy and comfortable room, balcony with amazing seaview and view to the lighthouse, double room, safety deposit, A/C, ab 200 m from our retreat center

Buddha Beach – ground floor – 2820 €; upper floor February – 3150 €; March – 2920 € – very cosy and personal boutique hotel with only 6 rooms. Ground floor has a private terrace (no direct seaview from ground floor), upper floors have direct seaview from balcony, double room, A/C, ab 220 m from our retreat center

Little Elephant Beach Resort – 1st floor – 2790 €; 2nd floor – 2880 €; 3rd floor – 2950 € – boutique hotel with very high customer ratings, cosy and more luxurious interior, amazing sea view from balcony, double room, A/C, ab 300 m from our retreat center

Ayurvedic package without accommodation – 1790 € (includes meals, activities, excursions, transport, yoga, therapies, doctor’s consultations). In case of shared double room one person pays full package price with accommodation, second person pays package price without accommodation.

Not included in package price:

  • Flight ticket
  • Visa
  • Health insurance

* Your spot on the retreat is quaranteed after a non-refundable downpayment of 400 €. For bookings: contact@ohli.life or (+46) 739741755, more info: www.ohli.life

Travel arranger: Kon Tiki Reisid OÜ
Tel.: (+372) 55668899
Terase tn 14-3, Tallinn 10125, Estonia
Licence number: TRE000474