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 Ayurveda Bliss Holiday.   Is it time to unwind and reward yourself with a well deserved Getaway?  Take the stress away from your next wellbeing break on a journey with Sanctuary Travel.  Immerse yourself in two blissful weeks of Ayurveda, one of the world’s most ancient holistic mind, body, spirit, systems of health.  Whether for  relaxation, rejuvenation, weight loss, detoxification, anti aging,  ailments or stress management, your inner healing and wellness journey begins at a beautiful island location nestled on the enchanting backwaters of Kerala, India.

Ayurveda Bliss Package

Saturday 1st September, 2018 to Saturday 15th September, 2018

Overview

Allow yourself 14 nights to experience a blissful array of  treatments including warm herbal medicated massages, personalised treatments, yoga, meditation, Ayurvedic Meals and detox cleanses, that will leave you feeling relaxed, rejuvenated, energised and on your way to wellbeing .

From $ 2795*
AU per person twin share

Single Supplements Available

14 Nights / 15 Days

YOUR AYURVEDA BLISS  PACKAGE INCLUDES:

✓ 14 Nights Accommodation at Poovar Island Resort, Trivandrum, Kerala in an air-conditioned Ayurveda Cottage

✓ Return transfers to & from Trivandrum Airport

✓ Boat Transfers to & from your Backwater Island Resort

✓ Welcome drink on Arrival (non-alcoholic)

✓ Daily full board special Ayurvedic vegetarian breakfast, lunch and dinner

✓ Comprehensive Doctor’s consultations & personalised wellness plan.

✓ Daily Blissful 1.5 to 2 hours Ayurvedic Therapies & Massage with one or more therapists including treatments ranging from relaxation & rejuvenation weight loss, anti aging, purification & detoxification, joint or ailments as per the doctors wellbeing recommendations.

✓ Daily Ayurvedic medicines during your entire stay

✓ Daily Yoga & Meditation.

✓ Ayurvedic information session with guest speaking Doctor.

✓ Free internet Wifi in the Ayurveda Village for the duration of Stay

✓ Use of Ayurveda private village swimming Pool

✓ Relaxing sunset cruise on the Keralan backwaters

✓ Half day city sightseeing and shopping tour of Trivandrum

✓ Authentic Indian Ayurveda vegetarian cooking class.

✓ Farewell dinner showcasing local Keralan food on a floating restaurant

Payment plans available.

Sanctuary Travel is happy to assist you with flight bookings and a great deal on travel insurance to our valued clients.

In conjunction with its partner Essence of India Tours we have also created unique travel experiences, offering personalised travel arrangements for pre and post touring throughout India, to complement your Ayurveda Bliss package.

Special extension packages are available including the famous Golden Triangle (Delhi-Agra-Jaipur) exploring Forts, Palaces and the incredible Taj Mahal.  Or try one of our choice of 3 Southern Experiences, visiting  Ancient Cultural Temples, the French influence of Pondicherry, the lush towering mountains of the Western Ghats, Periyar National Park, Overnight Houseboats and much more.

Detailed Trip Notes

KERALA

Kerala is an  enchanting land of rivers and backwaters situated in the Southwest coast of India.  Known for its natural beauty,  mountains, valleys, lagoons and cultural heritage, it is aptly called ”God’s own Country and is internationally renowned as the Ayurveda Capital of India.

POOVAR ISLAND RESORT

Resort View  Enveloped between the serene Kerala backwaters on one side and opening out to the Arabian Sea on the East,  Poovar Island Resort is the ideal place to enjoy both the vibrant colors and landscapes of Mother Nature, whilst  relaxing and enjoying your therapeutic Ayurveda treatments.

Built on 25 acres of lush green coconut gardens, this distinctive Kerala resort is the ideal remote getaway location for  a quiet holiday in spectacular natural surroundings. Located 30 kms from Trivandrum International Airport, the resort is accessed by a 10-minute boat ride on the river.

Property Facilities:

✓ 44 Rustic Land and Floating Cottage rooms on a 25 Acre Estate.

✓ Ayurveda Bliss guests have 12 private Deluxe Ayurveda Cottage Rooms

✓ For Bliss Guests 1 Specialised Restaurant serving Ayurveda Cuisine.

✓ Swimming Pool located separately for Ayurveda Bliss guests.

✓ 6000 square foot wellness center with 13  Treatment Rooms
✓ Free WiFi access lobby_pano

✓ Two Full Time Doctors

✓ 12 Female and Eight Male Therapists

✓ 24 Hour Security

✓ Foreign Currency Exchange

Room Facilities:

  • Kerala architectureAyurveda cottage Poovar Island
  • Kerala style furniture
  • Air-conditioning with temperature control
  • Writing table and chairs
  • Dressing and sitting areas
  • Free WiFi access
  • 21 inch LCD television with satellite and local channels
  • Fan
  • Telephone with International Direct Dialing
  • Hairdryer

SANCTUARY TRAVEL IS PLEASED TO ARRANGE ADDITIONAL SERVICES TO ENHANCE YOUR WELLBEING HOLIDAY:

  • International and Domestic India Flight Bookings
  • Special discounts on Travel Insurance
  • Extension Tours throughout India

In conjunction with its partner Essence of India Tours we have also created unique travel experiences, offering  personalised travel arrangements for pre and post touring throughout India, to complement your Ayurveda Bliss package.

Special extension packages are available including the famous Golden Triangle (Delhi-Agra-Jaipur) exploring Forts, Palaces and the incredible Taj Mahal.  Or try one of our choice of 3 Southern Experiences, visiting  Ancient Cultural Temples, the French influence of Pondicherry, the lush towering mountains of the Western Ghats, Periyar National Park, Overnight Houseboats and much more.

Package Conditions

BOOKING TERMS AND CONDITIONS

1. DEPOSITS AND PAYMENTS
1.1 A non-refundable deposit of $695.00 (per person) (“Deposit”) is required within 7 days to secure your Booking.

1.2 By making a deposit you have secured your place, that payments are non-refundable and agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set forth in this document.

1.3 Payment of the balance must be received as per the Customer payment plan.

1st Payment – On or before Wednesday the 21st of March 2018
Final Payment – On or before Wednesday the 04th of July 2018

1.4 Full payment must be received on or before 04th July 2018, otherwise you will be considered to have forfeited your booking and Deposit.

1.5 For all bookings made after 04th July 2018 full payment is required within 7 days and is subject to availability & any price increases imposed by suppliers and or additional transfer & transport costs .

2. CANCELLATION POLICY
Cancellation by You:

2.1 You must provide Sanctuary Travel & The Leader (Crystal Howrie) with written Notice if you wish to cancel a booking. In the event you cancel your booking all deposits paid are non-refundable.

2.2 If you have made any further payments, up to 30 Days prior to departure we will retain 50% of the total booking cost.

Less than 30 days prior to departure suppliers may also impose cancellation fees which can be up to 100% of the cost of the booking, regardless of whether travel has commenced.

After the package has commenced no retroactive refunds are permissible.

2.3 The ‘Travel Company’s’ liability will be limited to a refund of any monies paid by you for the tour ground component of your booking , less any cancellation fees. The Travel company will only provide a refund to you once any funds are received from ground suppliers.

2.4 The Leader (Crystal Howrie) may agree to a replacement of a participant and at the discretion of the Leader (Crystal Howrie) a partial refund may apply.

Please Read The Following Information Regarding Your Travel Arrangements.

FLIGHTS

Sanctuary Travel is happy to assist you with flight bookings and a great deal on travel insurance to our valued clients.
Sanctuary Travel in conjunction with its partner Essence of India Tours creates unique travel experiences in India, offering experienced personalised travel arrangements for pre and post touring all over India, to complement your Ayurveda Bliss package.
Contact Kecci : 040 787 7875

Email: kecci@essenceofindiatours.com.au

If making own arrangements for flight bookings it is the responsibility of participants to advise in writing to Sanctuary Travel flight details to allow for booking of transfers for your Ayurveda Bliss package.
Sanctuary Travel is not responsible or liable for any costs incurred by you due to late arrival or airline delays for whatever reason. If you have booked your own flight and it is extraordinarily late, or you have missed a flight transfer, we will endeavour, if we are given sufficient notice, to advise the resort at the airport to meet you at the time of your arrival.
Sanctuary Travel will provide a welcome letter outlining contact details in the unlikely event this should occur.

Airfares not included.

Payments made by Visa and MasterCard are accepted and will incur a 1.5% surcharge. For all premium cards additional charges apply.
Prices are subject to change without notice, due to matters outside our control, such as adverse currency fluctuations, fuel surcharges, taxes, please enquire for further details.

Sanctuary Travel recommends travel insurance and is happy to assist in determining your insurance requirements and offer a discount to our valued customers.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for booking with Sanctuary Travel & Essence of India Tours   wishing you a truly unique wellbeing experience.

NOTES:

For international bookings made outside of Australia a US $20 bank service fee applies.

Due to varying exchange rates, fuel costs, Government taxes, etc. prices quoted in AUD are subject to change without notice. However, all attempts will be made to absorb minor alterations in currency fluctuations.

In the unlikely event that changes to the specified itinerary occur, Sanctuary Travel & Essence of India Tours are not responsible for any alterations to the packages provided by suppliers due to unforeseen circumstances beyond control or force majeure.

Contact Crystal:   0402 472 628

Email: crystal@sanctuarytravel.com.au

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