Ananda is located on a hill overlooking the ancient spiritual city of Rishikesh.
Drive From New Delhi
The drive to Ananda from Delhi takes approximately 7 hours depending on traffic conditions.
We recommend the following road route, basis best driving conditions currently:
- Drive from Delhi - Meerut Expressway to Ghazipur, Delhi (9.6 km)
- Take Raj Nagar Extension Elevated Road to NH9 in Ghaziabad (11.3 km)
- Follow NH9 and NH34 to Muradnagar (16.7 km)
- Continue straight on NH34 till Meerut Bypass via Modinagar (21 km)
- Continue on NH334, on the Meerut Bypass Road.
- Follow Saharanpur Road to Saharanpur Bypass Road
- Continue straight to stay on Saharanpur Road to Deoband
- Continue straight on the toll road to Dehradun
- Take NH307 to NH 7 in Dehradun (Ring Road)
- Continue straight onto Dehradun-Rishikesh road
- Take a left from Natraj Chowk in Rishikesh towards Bhadra Kali Temple
- Take a left from Bhadra Kali Temple to drive up to Ananda
We recommend this as the most convenient travel option to Ananda. There are frequent flights from Delhi International Airport to Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun. Flight time is 45 minutes followed by a 40 min picturesque drive to Ananda in the Himalayas.
Spice Jet, Air India, Vistara and Indigo operate daily flights from Delhi to Dehradun. Please check their updated schedules on their respective websites. (Spicejet, Air India, Vistara (https://www.airvistara.com/in/en) Indigo)
Daily trains operate from Delhi. The train journey takes 4.5 hours from Delhi to Haridwar followed by a 90 minute drive to Ananda in the Himalayas. Please check updated train schedules on www.irctc.co.in
Ananda in the Himalayas can organise helicopter transfers from Delhi and other specific locations to Ananda. The journey from Delhi to Ananda’s private helipad (5 minutes away) takes approximately 2 hours. Please contact Ananda Reservations (firstname.lastname@example.org) for further information.
Please note that the car transfers can be provided for pick-up or drop from the Railway Station or Airport. Please inform Ananda Reservations of your requirements and the respective transfer rates will be provided.