19 years of interfaith pilgrimages, spiritual journeys and academic religious studies tours to India

19 years of interfaith pilgrimages, spiritual journeys and academic religious studies tours to India


Led by experts, our group tours to India give deep insights into the region's spiritual traditions. Come on your own or with friends. Learn more


Tailor-made spiritual and religious interest tours for individuals, groups, schools and universities. Learn more


Discover and explore with a yoga tour to India. Our yoga holidays in India are a blend of sightseeing and practice, with expert teaching, local interactions and yoga sessions in beautiful locations. Learn more


Led by experts, our group tours give deep insights into the fascinating places at the roots of India’s spiritual traditions. Learn more


Tailor-made tours for individuals, groups, schools and universities, suited to your needs – be they adventurous, spiritual or educational. Learn more


Learn, explore and practice yoga in India. Our yoga holidays are a blend of sightseeing and yoga practice, with expert teaching in perfect locations. Learn more

Soul of India

Since 1997, Soul of India has been organizing pilgrimages and spiritual journeys for interfaith groups, church communities, educational institutions, dharma and meditation centres, yoga groups, and anyone interested in encountering India’s rich spiritual traditions.

With a strong focus on interfaith dialogue, we work with people of all religions or none – and our aim is to allow you to explore India in a spirit of exploration, interaction and adventure.

Featured Tours

WCCM (World Community for Christian Meditation) Pilgrimage to Kashmir and Ladakh - 8 to 25 July 2017

This WCCM pilgrimage follows in the tradition of meditative visits of engagement to the sub-continent begun in 1998 with the first Way of Peace event, this time in the Himalayan regions of Kashmir and Ladakh. We will explore these Islamic and Buddhist threads, in quietness and openness, meditate in thin air, and undertake one of India’s most spectacular pilgrimages to the holy cave at Amarnath.

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WCCM Pilgrimage India


A journey through Himachal Pradesh with integrated yoga and mindfulness teachers Hugh Poulton and Sarah Haden, staying in beautiful off-beat locations, living alongside Tibetan monks, and experiencing the peace of the Himalayas.

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Ancient Roots, Living Branches: Discovering Buddhist India. 05 - 19 November, 2017

Combining a meditation retreat with a Buddhist pilgrimage, this tour is an exploration of both ancient Buddhist history and living Buddhist traditions. First we explore the ancient holy sites where the Buddha practiced and taught, before moving on to the mountains to experience Buddhist village life in the Himalayas.

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Buddhism Tour India

In the Footsteps of St. Thomas - 14 to 28 November 2017

Led by Pamela Draycott, this tour follows in the footsteps of St. Thomas in India – through tea plantations, mountains and the backwaters of Kerala, and the historic heartland of Christianity in South India.

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The Spirit of Yoga: Yoga holiday and tour of Tamil Nadu, with Alex Reed - 10th to 24th February 2018

A yoga holiday and tour in one – an opportunity to experience yoga in its homeland, see some of the best temples in Southern India and learn from yoga masters of different traditions.

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A Journey through South India - with Revd. Lesley McCreadie, Sherborne Abbey & Friends - 19th February to 4th March 2018

Join Revd. Lesley McCreadie, Sherborne Abbey & friends on this tour to explore the churches and temples of south India.

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A Journey to North East India: Calcutta, Bhramaputra River Cruise & Darjeeling. Led by Rev. Mark Woodrow, 6th to 20th April 2018

This time we are going to an altogether different part of India – the tea countries of Assam and Darjeeling – for a lazy stroll up a big old river and a cuppa in the hills.

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Soul of Persia: group tour to Iran with Canon Tony Fensome, April 2018

Under the guidance of Canon Tony Fensome, Soul of India is off to explore the wonders of Iran, with its ancient civilisation, vibrant modern culture, famous hospitality and outstanding natural beauty.

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Group tour to Iran

South India: Coast to Coast. Group tour with Pamela Draycott, July 2018

This tour is a must for those with an interest in the great religions of India, especially for teachers. It will provide a wide range of opportunities to experience first-hand the sights, sounds, smells and tastes of southern India and reflect on the diversity of religions and cultures practiced.

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To enquire or make a booking, please call: 020 8901 7630 Monday – Friday 9.30am – 5.30pm, Saturday 11am – 4pm

“I cannot recommend this company enough. Safe to say India has got under our skin and into our hearts, and when we visit again we will definitely be booking with this company - if you are thinking of going I urge you to do the same.”- Gillian and Ashley Iredale
``The whole experience was great, the most relaxing day of the holiday was the cruise up the backwaters when the whole group experienced it together``- Margaret Fortune
``A whole variety of experiences- worship, culture, scenery, friendliness of the people & their hospitality``- Daphne Brindle
``Being in India and witnessing the faith that the people of India have, Hindus, Muslim or Christians, seeing with my own eyes the devotion the people have`` - Steve Breward
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