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Go for a Skiing Retreat near Manali and Explore a Hidden Himalayan Hamlet This Winter
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5 Days · 4 Nights
₹ 16,500
/ person
Himachal Pradesh
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Nestled amidst the pristine apple orchards and surrounded by the mighty snow-clad peaks, this Tripoto Mindful Retreat will offer you a picture-perfect holiday where you’ll get to unwind amidst nature. In spite of its quaint location, you’ll be staying very close to the main tourist attractions in Manali. What more can one ask for? Get ready to experience a blissful vacay, soak in the silence and go skiing down the snowy slopes and explore this hidden gem in Himachal.

Note: The retreat comes with a free one-time rescheduling option. Let us know 72 hours before the stay and pick another date at your convenience within the next three months.


  • Learn skiing in this retreat in the lap of nature.
  • Stroll around the apple orchards and explore the local village of Burwa.
  • Enjoy snow activities and bring out the inner child in you.
  • Enjoy a  lovely bonfire while you stargaze.
  • If you have a pet, bring them along for some fun at this retreat.

Stay and host

  • There are 3 deluxe rooms with double occupancy in each room, offering mesmerising views along with a comfortable stay. @ Rs 16500 per pax
  • Lipika Bisht, Harish Bisht and Subhanshu Jindal will be your lovely hosts during the stay. 
  • Lipika has 11 years of corporate experience. She was a Reebok Core Pilates Trainer and is also trained in Muay Thai, Kick Boxing, and self-defense acts.
  • Harish has more than 20 years of corporate experience and is also a Reebok Certified Trainer.
  • Subhanshu loves travelling and exploring new places.

How to reach

By Road: Ara Homestay can be reached by road from Delhi (561 km) and Chandigarh (312 km).
By Air: The nearest airport is Bhuntar, 56 km away from the property. It takes about 1 hour and 20 minutes from the airport to reach the property.
By Train: The nearest railway station is Joginder Nagar Railway Station, at a distance of 154 km from the property.
By Bus: Manali bus stand is at a distance of 6.5 km and it takes 14 minutes from the bus stop to the property.


  • Check in at Ara Homestay, Burwa by late morning.
  • After freshening up, enjoy your lunch at Ara Home Café and get to know the other participants.
  • Go for an evening stroll around the apple orchards and Burwa village.
  • Enjoy a cosy dinner around the tandoor and revive your energy for the first day of the ski session.
  • Early morning breakfast by 8 am and leave for your ski point in a 4*4 vehicle.
  • Learn the basics of skiing starting with learning how to balance on the slopes, after gearing up by 9 am.
  • Return for lunch around 1 pm and you will have an entire afternoon and evening to enjoy at your leisure
  • Keeping in mind the early morning sessions, have an early dinner around 8 pm and wrap around the day.
  • Breakfast by 8 am and leave for your ski point in a 4*4 vehicle.
  • Learn more technical details like maneuvring on the slopes and snow
  • plowing techniques from 9 am-1 pm.
  • Free day after lunch at the retreat to enjoy this picturesque location..
  • Breakfast by 8 am and leave for your ski point in a 4*4 vehicle.
  • Show your skiing moves independently by using the techniques that you’ve learned in the last 3 days while having fun competing against each other.
  • Option to stay back and enjoy complimentary snow activities as directed by your ski instructors.
  • Enjoy a bonfire while stargazing and enjoying with the entire group with some music.
  • Leave the retreat with tons of memory after finishing up your breakfast.
  • 4 days stay in the retreat
  • All breakfasts, lunches and dinners
  • Ski trainer
  • Ski Gear
  • Daily pick up and drop to the ski location
  • One bonfire
  • Snow Activities on Day 4
  • Room Heater
  • Any other activity which is not mentioned above
  • Pick up and Drop to the Property.
  • Any personal travels and expenses during the stay

Last-minute change of plans? Let us know 72 hours ahead of the stay and pick another date as per your convenience within the next three months.

In case an experience is cancelled, the refund will be processed within 45 days.

Hosts alone are responsible for the experiences they provide. Tripoto assumes no liability and is only responsible for making the experiences and host's services available through the Tripoto platform.

All bookings for Tripoto Mindful Retreats are non-refundable.

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