Ayurvedic Massage In Alleppey

What makes Keraleeyam massage special?

For many people who travel to Alleppey, a massage at Keraleeyam is an important destination in their tour. Keraleeyam offers the best ayurvedic massage in Alleppey. Tourists from all over the world have come to experience the traditional massage along the banks of Alappey’s Punnamada lake. So what is so unique about Keraleeyam?

80 Years of tradition in Ayurvedic Massage

Keraleeyam massage was established by two eminent Ayurveda vaidyars (doctors) Mararikkulam Kuttan Vaidyar and Kesavan Vaidyar, both well known all over Kerala for their talent. The pair had the foresight to see how the world and lifestyle would change over time and the side effects it would bring. The massage at Keraleeyam is based on their teachings, keeping the 5000-year-old tradition of Ayurveda suitable for modern life.

High-Quality herb-infused Ayurvedic oils

Keraleeyam massage is the therapeutic branch of SD Pharmacy, one of Kerala’s oldest and most respected Ayurveda branches dating back to over 80 years of tradition. The Ayurvedic massage oils used at Keraleeyam is processed at our own factory under strict quality control and made with fresh herbs found in mountains and country side.

Free consultation by our in house Ayurveda doctor

Keraleeyam has a BAMS qualified, full-time Ayurveda doctor with 15 years of experience at hand who handles the therapies. The doctor is available during office hours for a free consultation and discussions on picking the right massage or package to meet your needs. Our doctor will also be able to create a customized treatment plan best designed to maximize the effectiveness of the therapy at the right price.

Types of massage at Keraleeyam

1. Two-person Synchronized Massage

Two masseurs, standing on either side, perform the massage in Synchronization – applying even pressure with the full surface of their hands. The two-person massage is the traditional massage prescribed by ancient Ayurveda texts.

2. Single Massage

Massage by a single masseur using high-quality herbal oils.

3. Shiro Dhara

Shiro Dhara is a 5000-year-old Ayurvedic treatment designed to help with disorders of the head, including stress. The procedure involves warm Ayurvedic medicated oil is poured continuously on the forehead in a thin stream. It is particularly useful in combating modern lifestyle diseases such as Insomnia, Shift Work Sleep Disorder (SWSD) Jetlag, Hypertension etc.

At Keraleeyam Massage, Shiro Dhara is provided along with a Full Body Massage by 2 massage therapists.

4. Steam Bath

Steam baths are usually taken at the end of the massage and help in boosting the effects of the massage. It improves circulation and aids in muscle recovery and is normally recommended

Ayurveda packages

In addition, Keraleeyam also offers many therapeutic packages for many issues including detoxification, weight reduction, stress management, anti-ageing, pain relief, etc.

Massage Procedure

  1. The recipient is laid on a carved massage table.
  2. Two masseurs, standing on either side, perform the massage in Synchronisation – applying even pressure with the whole hand – palm and fingers.
  3. The Herbal massage oil used is prepared with fresh herbs & valuable natural oils from our own Factory.
  4. The massage technique increases the absorption of the healing qualities of the herbs used in massage oil.
  5. Keraleeyam Massage is a comfortable procedure and some even fall into sleep during massage.
  6. The massage lasts for 60 minutes.
  7. After the massage, the oil is wiped out with fresh towels and a warm water bath is taken.

BENEFITS of Keraleeyam Massage

  • Increased blood circulation
  • Smoothens skin tone,
  • Enhances your skin’s lustre
  • Toning of the muscles
  • Relaxing of your nerves
  • Deeper sleep at night

Pricing

The option of massage by 1 massage therapist 50 minutes

1) Keraleeyam  Massage by 1 Therapist   is Rs.1400
2) Fresh Herbal Steam bath Rs 600
3) Keraleeyam Massage (Single + Herbal Steam) Total Rs 2000/-

Massage by 2 massage therapists 60 minutes

1) Keraleeyam  Massage by 2 Therapist   is Rs.1800
2) Fresh Herbal Steam bath Rs 600
3) Keraleeyam Massage (Double + Herbal Steam) Total Rs 2400

Shiro Dhara (Dhara using Ayurvedic Oils of 5000-year-old formula)

Shiro Dhara is a 5000-year-old Ayurvedic treatment designed to help with disorders of the head, including stress. The procedure involves warm Ayurvedic medicated oil is poured continuously on the forehead in a thin stream. It is particularly useful in combating modern lifestyle diseases such as Insomnia, Shift Work Sleep Disorder (SWSD) Jetlag, Hypertension etc.

At Keraleeyam Massage, Shiro Dhara is provided along with a Full Body Massage by 2 massage therapists.
Total Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes  Price Rs.3800

FAQ

1.  Are there any prior preparations required for the massage session?

There isn’t anything specific to prepare for before your massage session. We would, however, recommend that you speak with our in house Ayurveda doctor for a free consultation so you may get a better idea on what type of treatment works best for you.

2. What should I expect during my first massage session at Keraleeyam?

The massage at Keraleeyam is done as prescribed by the 5000-year-old Ayurveda texts. You can expect a pleasant experience which relaxes your body.

3. How long will a massage session last?

The full body massage with two people would take about 50-60 minutes and a message along with Shiro Dhara takes one and a half hours.

4. Will the massage hurt? Should I feel pain during the massage?

Keraleeyam’s massage is an overall relaxing experience and we have had many instances of people falling asleep during the procedure. The masseur varies the pressure during the course of the massage so it is not a painful experience.

5. How often should I get a massage?

Keraleeyam offers Ayurvedic package deals to deal with various ailments. If you are interested in more specialized treatment for various medical or lifestyle conditions, we would suggest getting a free consultation with our doctor so she may work out a treatment package. For the absolute best results a weeklong treatment is usually recommended.

6. Does massage sessions help in reducing stress?

Keraleeyam’s Ayurvedic massage is a great way to improve your sleep, increase blood circulation and calming your nerves. For additional stress relief, we would recommend the Shiro Dhara package which offers you the best results. It stimulates the frontal area of your brain through a thin stream of medicinal oils poured on your forehead and is effective for many of the ailments caused by an unhealthy modern lifestyle.

7. When should I avoid a massage therapy session?

Generally speaking, Ayurvedic massages can be done by everyone. If you are unsure, we would recommend you speak with the doctor before the massage to discuss any pre-existing conditions you may have so you may get the expert opinion.

8. How will I feel after a massage session?

Generally, once you have finished the massage, you would feel quite relaxed and energetic. Keraleeyam massage uses special oils infused with herbs which are absorbed through your skin by the end of the massage. A steam bath after taking the massage is recommended as it helps amplify the effects of the massage, followed by a nice warm bath.

9. How long will a massage treatment last?

Depending on the type of massage, a single massage session can last between 50 minutes to 90 minutes. Our Ayurveda packages come in various durations from a single day to month-long and 45-day packages. Depending on your needs and availability, our doctor will be able to prescribe a custom plan best designed to maximise the efficiency of treatment.

10. Cost for massage sessions at Keraleeyam?

Keraleeyam  Massage by 1 Therapist is Rs.1400.
Keraleeyam  Massage by 2 Therapist is Rs.1800.
Shiro Dhara (inclusive of 2 Therapist massage) Price Rs.3800
Steam bath (recommended addition to massage) Price Rs. 600