International Yoga Festival
The Festival 11-13.5.17
The first and biggest Yoga Festival in Israel.
Three days of Yoga, music, freedom and true liberation. Some of the best teachers from Israel and abroad collaborate together to a unique and inspiring experience. Workshops, master classes, therapy zones, performances, art, and much more will be taking place in one of the most beautiful parks in the world.
Situated at the foot of the Gilboa, Gan Hashlosha is considered one of Israel's prettiest parks and includes infinite grassy areas and breathtaking scenery.
Time Magazine acclaimed Gan Hashlosha among the world's 20 most exotic sites!
The park's water flows out of a natural pool embedded amid lovely waterfalls and stone bridges.
The water is pleasant and safe for all ages; one could simply hours bathing in it.
The festival is taking place in a separate area within the park, dedicated to its participants.
Camping in Gan Hshlosha
Camping is a big part of the entire experience. The park is marvelous and the weather is perfect for sleeping outdoors.
In the festival space you’ll find dedicated camping grassy areas in between the peaceful trees. There are several toilet and bathroom facilities, with hot water all day long.
If you want to spoil yourself a bit while remaining outdoors, you’re welcome to book our set tents. These tents are not included in the entry fee. More details to follow.
You can also find a few country lodges at various price levels.
Exclusive wooden cabins, including generous breakfast. Located one kilometer from the park (a min driving or 10 min walking distance). Cost of a 4-people room (adults and/or kids): 1330 ILS per night. There’s only one room left.
Book your room at: 058-5820820
Pleasant rooms at various price levels. Located 1.5 km away from the park (2 min driving). Cost of a room for 2: 550-650 ILS per night, including breakfast.
Book your room at 04-6533026 (Chen), and mention you’re a festival guest.
Gan Hashlosha is located in the springs valley in the area of Beit She’an.
Approximate driving time from:
Tel Aviv – 1.25 hrs
Jerusalem – 1.5 hrs
Haifa – 50 min
Sea of Galilei – 20 min
There is spacious parking area for private vehicles, free of charge.
Travelling with nice people is ecological and fun too! Soon we’ll launch a hitchhiking board for the festival.
Here is the Carpool List
1. Is the festival suitable for children?
Of course! It is a wonderful opportunity for a family vacation. the festival includes a cheerful and colorful kids zone that will offer activities all day long, including yoga for kids, arts & crafts, musical activities, and much more. Also, there is a shallow water pool filled with natural water and kept safe by certified life guards during opening hours.
2. Is the festival suitable for beginners?
Definitely. The program is diverse and offer classes and workshops suitable for any level of experience in the practice of yoga. Our teachers are very experienced and will give the appropriate instructions so everyone can feel welcome and challenged at the same time. Since you can experience in the festival different approaches and methods for practicing yoga, it is a great platform for finding out what might work best for you.
3. Where can I sleep during festival days?
Most participants stay in tents in the festival’s dedicated camping areas, right in the park. There is also the possibility to stay in cabins. Find more details on accommodation in the main menu.
4. Where to park?
The park offers large parking areas, free of charge. For more details on how to get to the park and group transportation, please find in the main menu.
5. Where and what to eat?
In the festival area you will find food stalls offering healthy and tasty food in fair prices. More details on food and drinks in the main menu.
6. Does the festival entry ticket includes all workshops?
Absolutely! The ticket gives you free access to all festival activities besides food; i.e. workshops, classes, lectures, therapy sessions, and performances.
7. Who are the teachers?
Some of the best teachers from Israel and around the world. Full list you can find Here
8. Is it possible to leave the park and come back, during the festival?
Yes, with the festival ticket you get free access to Gan Hashlosha during the days of the festival. You can come and go as you want.
9. Where can I buy Tickets?
Right here: TICKETS