Yoga Walks

rickshaw & walking tours that explore Yoga History & Culture


dark History of Hatha

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THE dark History of Hatha YOGA

Time: 9:00AM - 12:30PM or 4:00PM - 7:30PM

The Dark History of Hatha takes you into the mysterious, yet colourful, history of Shiva's hatha yogis from 1200CE. 

Journey with us by rickshaw to sacred ponds & dark shrines while tracing the stories & footprints of Yogeshwara Shiva, Gorekhnath & Baba Kinaram. 

Duration: approx 3 hrs. 

Meeting Point: By appointment in Assi Ghat.

Cost: Rs. 2000 per person (private) Rs. 1600 per person (2-3) Rs. 1400 per person (4-5) Rs. 1200 (6+).

GST is an additional 5% tax.

the Ashtanga Path

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Following the Ashtanga Path

Time: 9:00AM - 12:30PM or 4:00PM - 7:30PM

By Following the Ashtanga Path you will encounter the connection of modern Ashtanga Vinyasa yoga to Varanasi.

Peek into where Krishnamacharya went to college and then head crazy deep into the unexplored old city to establish your asana at a secret pond of Patanjali.

Duration: approx 3 hrs.

Meeting Point: By appointment in Assi Ghat.

Cost: Rs. 2000 per person (private) Rs. 1600 per person (2-3) Rs. 1400 per person (4-5) Rs. 1200 (6+).

Secret Sites of Hidden Yogis

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Secret Sites of Hidden YogiS

Time: 9:00AM - 12:30PM or 4:00PM - 7:30PM

Secret Sites of Hidden Yogis brings you to the locations & shrines of traditionally obscure yet locally celebrated Banaras yogis. 

From Lahiri Mahasaya to Trailinga Swami we weave through the spidery alleyways as you visit sadhu monasteries, mysterious temples & hidden wrestling rings.

Duration: approx 3 hrs.

Meeting Point: By appointment in Assi Ghat.

Cost: Rs. 2000 per person (private) Rs. 1600 per person (2-3) Rs. 1400 per person (4-5) Rs. 1200 (6+).


Additional Information:

Transport by rickshaw on the tour included (as needed) .

Wear comfortable shoes & loose clothing appropriate for entrance to a Hindu temple

Do not eat a large meal 1 hour before the walk.

Mats & bottled water are provided (as needed).

Walks are lead in English

Some calendar days there are special events & festivals in our city where we change it up and get funky.  See below for dates!