Patanjali International Yoga Foundation (PIYF), Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India, is situated in Rishikesh - Luxmun jhulla area the small town known as Tapovan Sarai, on the west bank of the holy Ganga River, on the foothills of the Himalayas. Rishikesh - nthe world capital of Yoga, iis a very relaxed and spiritual place, enabling you to get into the very peaceful atmosphere. It is believed, that Yoga & meditation in Rishikesh brings people closer to the attainment of moksha, as does a dip in the holy river that flows through it.

Nearby location:

  • Dehradun Airport (DED) - 30 km

  • Haridwar, 25 km

  • Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL) - 250 km

  • Lakshman Jhula Bridge, 500 m

  • Rishikesh town, 4 km

BY Air

The nearest international airport is New-Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL) - 250 km or domestic Dehradun Jolly Grant Airport (DED) only 30 km away. Domestic flights to DED airport are operated by Air India, Jet Airways and Spicejet . Please note, that the best way to leave Delhi airport is by the Delhi Traffic Police Prepaid Taxi Service which is located on the left side right after you pass Customs on the way out to the Arrivals Hall.

BY Train

Rishikesh has got a train station, but it is currently serviced only by one train. The best option is to reach Haridwar station, which is only about 30 minutes away from Rishikesh, and then continue by road. Haridwar is serviced by many trains from/to Delhi, Varanasi, Rajasthan, Amritsar, etc. From Delhi, the train ride takes approximately 5 - 7 hours.

BY Bus

Buses to Rishikesh leave New-Delhi from the Kashmiri Gate National Bus Stand approximately every hour. The bus ride takes about 7 - 9 hours.

By Taxi

Taxis are widely available anywhere in India. The taxi drive from Delhi is around 6 hours, depending on traffic conditions. From Haridwar the taxi drive takes around 40 minutes.

*We can arrange a taxi service upon advanced request.


Patanjali International Yoga Foundation is situated on the west bank of holy Ganga River in Luxmanjhula, the area known as TAPOVAN SARAI. Our building is situated between Tapovan resort and the Deva Retreat Hotel.

PATH 1: The way from Badrinath Road

Head on the Badrinath Road and pass by the Uttrakhand Gramin Bank on the left. Keep walking on the Badrinath Road till you reach the State Bank of India on your right and Baba Balak Nath Tample on your left. There you will see a right turn. Turn right on this street and go straight 100 meters down the street on the right-hand side.

Within 3 min you will reach the PIYF entrance on the left side.

PATH 2: The short walk from Luxman Jhulla Bridge

Head west on Luxman Jhulla. Take the stairs, the German bakery is on your right. Turn right at Café de Goa on to Luxmanjhulla Street. Continue strait past Luxmanjhula view to stay on Luxmanjhula Street. Turn left at Ajatananda Ashram to stay on Laxman Jhula Street. Turn right to stay on Laxman Jhula Street. Raman’s Garden is on your right.

Keep going till you see the right turn. Near the fruit shop or Astha Guest House, turn right into the narrow street. Within a minute you will see the front of PIYF.


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How To Reach Us -

From Delhi ISBT

From Delhi Airport

From Haridwar Railway Station

From Haridwar Bus Stand

From Dehradun Airport

From Rishikesh Bus Stand