FAQ - Yoga India Foundation

  • 1. What is included in the course fee?
  • 2. What is not included in the course fee?
  • 3. How to I book my spot?
  • 4. Arrival and Departure Time
  • 5. Airport Transfers
  • 6. Packlist
  • 7. Weather in Rishikesh
  • 8. Visa help
1. What is included in the course fee?
  • Shared accommodation with attached bathroom
  • WIFI
  • 2 Course books
  • A white school T-Shirt
  • 3 vegetarian meals per day
  • Filtered water
  • 26 days of accommodation
  • A yoga mat, neti pot and other cleansing materials
  • 2 excursions on the days off
  • Taxi pick up from Dehradun Airport to Rishikesh
2. What is not included in the course fee?

Not included are return airport transfer, extra meals, AC, heating and personal expenses.

3. How to I book my spot?

To book your spot please send an email first and check if there is still availability. Once we cofirm availability, you can click on „Registration“ and pay your deposit of 200$.

After successfull payment, we will send you a booking confirmation via E-Mail.

4. Arrival and Departure Time

Our courses start always on the first of a month. We begin every course with a welcoming ceremony in the morning, so make sure you arrive one day before course start on the 31st or 30th. The departure day will be the 26th.

5. Airport Transfers

We offer a free one-way aiport transfer from Dehradun (Jolly Grant) Airport to our yoga center in Rishikesh. To use this service, you should send us your exact arrival time, date, flight number and airline name at least one week in advance. The taxi driver will wait outside for you with your name on a sign. Please inform us in case there is any delay.

6. Packlist

We recommend to bring comfortable, light clothes that cover knees and shoulders. You will need shoes for outdoor excursions and flip flops for indoors. You should bring your individual toiletries, hygiene artciles, mosquito spray, sun creme, anti-diarreah medicine, antiseptic spray for small cuts and phone charger (adaptor). Make sure to have an alarm as well.

7. Weather in Rishikesh

Between March and October it is usually very warm (30-40°C)
Between November and February it is quite cold (8-18°C)
To check the exact temperatures, you should check on a weather app/ website.

8. Visa help

You should apply for tourist visa at your nearby Indian Visa Service Center. Depending on your country, you can also apply for a E-Visa online.