Harivihar which literally means abode of the Divine is a 170-year-old painstakingly restored royal heritage homestead and Ayurveda resort located in Calicut (Kerala), the old seaport city in Kerala through which Vasco de Gama entered the fabled Indies. Harivihar Ayurvedic and Panchakarma resort offer its guests the unparalleled experience of staying in a heritage ambiance and benefit from the goodness of Ayurveda Panchakarma therapies and Yoga, two great contributions of India to mankind. Harivihar Ayurveda resort is a Green Leaf accredited center of excellence for Ayurveda treatments and panchakarma therapies.
Harivihar, which virtually means abode of Lord Hari(Vishnu), the 160-year-oldancestral house of the erstwhile Kadathunadu royal family, which ruled the northern parts of Malabar in the 18th century.
Located in Calicut (Kozhikode), through which the Portuguese entered the fabled Indies, the Harivihar Ayurvedic Heritage Home offers its guests the chance of staying in a heritage homestead and imbibe the richness of Ayurveda and Yoga. The house, a showpiece of classical Keralan architecture, is set in a quiet residential quarter of the city in an acre of land, with inviting green lawns leading to the moss filled the traditional bathing pond. There are just seven rooms on offer, five twin rooms, and two single rooms. All the rooms have independent bathrooms with hot and cold showers. The kitchen serves simple but delectable vegetarian cuisine ,in tune with the Ayurveda philosophy.Guests staying for an Ayurveda-yoga program need to stay for at least seven days or even more, but guests who are part of the regular tourist itinerary could stay for two to three days and discover Calicut and its precincts.
Harivihar is a heritage homestead and one of the best Ayurvedic resorts in Kerala concentrating on Ayurveda therapies and Yoga –two great contributions of India to mankind. Situated in Calicut, part of the historic Malabar province, the gateway through which Europe, led by Vasco Da Gamma, entered the fabled Indies – Harivihar offers its guests the unparalleled experience of living in a heritage royal manor surrounded by a verdant and serene landscape.
At Harivihar, you can enjoy the priceless benefits of Ayurveda – the science of pristine living as prescribed by Mother Nature and perfected by ancient gurus.
In the words of Dr. Srikumar and his wife Dr. Neetha, a practicing duo of medical professionals(he a child neurologist and she a dermatologist) and the hosts at Harivihar, "This house was meant to be demolished as per our original family plan. However, we couldn't bring ourselves to demolish it and decided to give it a new lease of life. Now when we look back ,we feel so happy and proud that we chose to save Harivihar. Each and every guest we have had, have gone back with lingering memories of their stay here."
How to Reach
- Airway Connectivity
- Calicut International Airport
- Railway Connectivity
- Calicut Railway Station
- Roadway Connectivity
- Well connected to major cities
Green Leaf accreditation "the highest honor from the Government of Kerala for authentic Ayurveda" makes Harivihar unique.