Frequently Asked Questions


Who can participate to the camp?

The International Yogi Spiritual Holiday Camp in Herculane is organized mainly for yoga students of MISA Yoga School and ATMAN International Federation of Yoga and Meditation. The conditions for signing up are communicated in March - April to each yoga school.

For non-students who want to participate to the camp, you may sign up if you are accompanied by a student of MISA or ATMAN schools who can vouch for your harmonious integration in the camp activities.

You may sign up for the camp upon your arrival in Herculane as well, under the conditions communicated by each school.

How do I get to Herculane?

You can reach Herculane by car, by train, or by bus.

The closest international airport is Traian Vuia airport in Timisoara.

If you choose to travel by train, you can find the train schedule here or here. The information is available in several languages.

For those who choose to come by bus or minibus from other cities in Romania, you can find the schedule of available buses and minibuses here, in several languages.

Where can I find accommodation?

The organisers of the camp provide accommodation in several hotel, for the whole camp duration, under the conditions negociated with the hotel management and communicated in advance. In addition, in Herculane there are many guesthouses, villas and hotels where you can make online reservations. There is also the possibility to place your tent in dedicated campsites. Here are some websites where you can find accommodation:

In general, around May 1st there are many tourists visiting Herculane, so the accommodation options may be limited. It is recommended to book a room in advance.

Can I participate in some activities even if I do not sign in for the camp?

In Herculane International Camp here are only two types of activities open for those who do not sign up to the camp: the Charismatic Theophanic Movement and the special initiation in Krisha. Of course, you will have access only to the respective conferences.

For any other activity you need to have a camp pass.

During Costinesti International Camp there are more activities that are open to all those who want to participate, even without a camp pass. Participation is completely free, but certain conditions must be met. You can find more details on the site of Costinești International Camp.


Is it mandatory to participate to all the activities?

Participation to camp activities is completely optional.

However, you should know that some activities (for instance, special initiations) require continuity of attendance to all conferences that are part of the initiation, so if you miss one of the conferences, you can attend the following conferences only after catching up on the missing one.


Do I have a reserved seat at the camp activities?

For each activity people can enter in the order of arrival and within the available seats, so if you are interested in a specific activity, it is advisable to be present at the very beginning of the schedule specified in the programme. The organisers make every effort to ensure sufficient seats, nevertheless the capacity of the premises is limited.

The activities are carried out in parallel in several locations, therefore please check where the activity that interests you takes place; this is always mentioned both in the printed program, and on the website.

In addition, you should carefully check the access schedule for the activities where a time limit is specified (meditations, special initiations, artistic shows, etc.). If you arrive later, for whatever reason, you will no longer be able to participate to that activity.