The reason for the rise of vegan restaurants and vegan friendly stays in India is because of the rapid acceptance of the lifestyle. It is not merely advantageous for masses with restrictive diets but also preaches to practice a sustainable and compassionate lifestyle. There could be vegan restaurants or vegan friendly eateries but there are certain stay options in India that are completely sustainable. Check out these vegan friendly stays in India that accommodate the wholesome lifestyle exquisitely.
 Indhrivanam, Kerala
Located in Kumily Thekkady in Idukki district, Indhrivanam (meaning ‘a sense of forest’ in Malayalam) is a biological eco mountain cottage. The vegan friendly property contains a stone cottage which is ensconced right in the lap of lush forests of Thekkady. The stay is the ultimate getaway for travelers who wish to become one with nature in true sense without hindering the environmental harmony. The travelers are provided with completely vegan and plant-based meals. The eco-sensitive getaway is an epitome of environmental friendly and vegan friendly tourism.
 Shreyas Retreat
Known as one of the finest wellness retreats in the country, Shreyas Retreat incorporates the principles of the three streams of healing sciences. The vegan friendly retreat offers the superior healing programs associated with Ayurveda, Panchkarma, Naturopath, Yoga, and meditation. The luxury wellness stay has spa treatments and traditional therapies to rejuvenate and re-energize your body, mind, and soul, Yoga, meditation and chanting sessions to attain solitude and peace, and organic meals to nourish and detoxify the body.
 SwaSwara, Karnataka
Meaning ‘my inner sound’, SwaSwara is a luxury retreat in Gokarna, Karnataka. Making Om Beach a befitting location, the retreat is inspired by the soothing sound of Om. The retreat provides flexible and customized programmes like Swa Wellbeing, which is a comprehensive program that entails Yogic Kriyas, Yoga Nidra, meditation methods, Pranayama, Ayurveda Abhyanga massages, and much more. The culinary techniques at SwaSwara’s vegan restaurant thrive on the homegrown, organic vegetables and other ingredients. The use of dairy products is quite limited in the cooking at this vegan friendly stay. They grow all sorts of seasonal tropical fruits and vegetables in their own soil at the SwaSwara farms.
 Kaya Cafe and Guesthouse, Ladakh
Nestled near the Stok Kangri peak in the village of Stok in Ladakh, Kaya Cafe and Guesthouse is the ultimate vegan-friendly home stay for you to sit back and loosen up in the truest sense. The quaint guesthouse is teamed with a vegan friendly cafe that is inspired by the traditional Ladakhi elements. The cafe provides vegan friendly selections that align with the seasonal produce and climate.
 Yoga Magic Eco Retreat, Goa
Tucked in the coconut grove and lush gardens, Yoga Magic Eco Retreat is surrounded by open rice paddy fields and is also an abode to a number of grazing wildlife, and birdlife. Experience one-of-a-kind, eco-sensitive getaway at their luxurious tented eco lodges or captivating boutique suites at the Bapouge House. The architectural techniques reveal inspirations from Rajasthani and Indo-Portuguese heritage. The vegan restaurant at the retreat offers organic and vegan delicacies prepared from locally sourced and homegrown herbs, spices, vegetables, and fruits. This vegan friendly stay also offers wellness treatments including Ayurvedic healing massages and therapies, and Yoga.