Welcome to Nalanda Retreat
Housing 3,000 square metres of the beauty that is North Goa, lies Nalanda Retreat situated on the banks of the Arabian Sea. A spiritual haven where people from all over the world, spanning from beginners to expert yogis can come and bask in all that Nalanda has to offer.
The word Nalanda, which in Sanskrit means Giver of Knowledge, defines the purpose of this yoga center. Built to be a place of growth and healing, it is the perfect sanctuary away from the modern world where one is able to fully embrace what it means to live a holistic lifestyle. Our natural stone-built pools and ambient gardens that span the property are just a few of the features that make Nalanda feel like a place of deep relaxation, where anyone can feel free to unwind and come into themselves. It is not hard to find yourself practicing the art of living in the present moment here.
Our certified therapists provide an abundance of services to fill your time in natural healing practices. From our many spa offerings, Ayurveda, Panchkarma and detox programs, you can create a holiday that works specially for you and what you feel your time at Nalanda should encompass. Our experienced yoga teachers, skilled and trained in Hatha, Vinyasa and Iyengar yoga allow you to drop into the style and level of class that meets you where you are.
We’ve built a plethora of unique and tasteful sea side and pool view rooms, elegantly designed to enrich your senses into the colorful spirit that is India. Meant to be a space where the cultures deep ancient traditions are able to authentically shine through, while combined with the modern amenities necessary for a stress-free stay. Our full service and beach front in-house restaurant, The Chia Lounge, brings an aspect of tasty wellness, as it serves a wide variety of healthy and organic meals meant to fuel your body and ignite healing through the detoxing of your system. One may also come to learn this nourishing culinary art through our available Cooking School.
Whether staying for a weekend getaway or a long-term yoga retreat, enjoy the breathtaking view from our rooftop shalas, sunbathe on the pristine Mandrem beach. Nalanda Retreat is the place to experience it all and we invite you to come see for yourself. Tune your mind to nature, feed your soul and step into the path of your highest self.