Alaska Yoga Cruise
About This Event
Alaska is one of nature’s miracles. Take an unforgettable journey to the northernmost state in a mid-size cruise ship designed to bring you closer to Alaska’s natural wonders and pristine beauty.
Experience amazing cobalt-blue glaciers and primeval fjords as you sail the Pacific. You will have the opportunity to see orca whales and otters at play, bald eagles soaring above, and black bears foraging on land. Furthermore, you will enjoy various entertainment and enrichment activities, delicious vegetarian meals, daily meditation, Integral Yoga® Hatha classes, and talks, with two of the most senior disciples of Sri Swami Satchidananda.
Nourish your spirit with spectacular, awe-inspiring views and healthy yogic practices during this Alaska cruise.
The boat leaves from Seattle, WA, at 4 pm on September 15, and returns on September 22, at 7 am.
Cost per person includes cruise, double accommodations, three daily vegetarian meals, Hatha Yoga classes, meditations, and talks by presenters. Cost varies according to your choice of accommodation:
Ocean View: $1,699
Does not include excursions or airfare to and from Seattle or $250 port fees and taxes. No discounts apply.
A deposit of $500 needs to be received by May 15, 2019, to assure your reservation.
Great knowledge, understanding, and very supportive in Yoga. [Ram is a] very motivating and positive person. [He] makes things very simple and easy to understand. Thank you. — Program Participant
[Ram] is very funny and somehow manages to make us laugh everyday. He puts things very simply and he knows a lot. — Program Participant
[Sw. Divyananda] is very pleasant, calm, and patient. Engaging us with interesting stories and inspirational topics. Her classes are very uplifting. — Program Participant
Truth is One, Paths are Many. ~Sri Swami Satchidananda, Yogaville Founder
Venue HighlightsYogaville is home to the Light of Truth Universal Shrine (LOTUS). The LOTUS is a unique temple dedicated to interfaith understanding and the Light within all faiths. Individual altars represent and honor the different world faiths and spiritual paths. The vision, design and inspiration of Sri Swami Satchidananda, LOTUS was dedicated in 1986. It demonstrates, “Truth is One, Paths are Many.” In the peaceful countryside of Virginia, the doors of LOTUS are open to welcome people of all backgrounds and beliefs.
AccommodationsThe all-inclusive prices of our accommodations provides you with three delicious buffet-style vegetarian meals daily, meditation, and Hatha Yoga classes in addition to other activities.
The most popular accommodations we have are Dormitory Accommodations – shared room and shared bath. We have two dormitories, Vivekananda Vihar and Ramalinga Nilayam, which are centrally heated and air-conditioned and convenient to meals and programs.
Lotus Guest House (Private Room)
Each room in our six unit guest house is equipped with a small refrigerator, queen size bed and full bath. Each room in our nine unit guest house is equipped with a queen sized bed and full bath, and no refrigerator.
Set off in a quiet, wooded area adjacent to the Lotus Guest Houses are twelve campsites. Campers have use of the bathroom, shower, and laundry facilities nearby Vivekananda Vihar dormitory. Camping is available from March 15th to December 1st.
- Air Conditioning in Rooms
- Free Wifi
- Free Parking
- Tour Assistance
- Yoga Studio
- Gluten Free
- Dairy Free
Menu/CuisineOrganic, vegetarian/vegan food
Gluten-free and vegan options
Large herbal tea selection
Coffee is available for purchase at Mandala Cafe