Visiting Saranagati Village

There are currently no guest facilities available in Saranagati Village

Saranagati Iskcon Temple does not provide guest accommodations, but has plans for a guest tent

Saranagati Iskcon Temple Visitors page

The Vedic Eco Village has rustic accommodations for volunteers, gau-sevites and campers.  We do not rent cabins or host Saranagati guests.

Nearby Hotels in Cache Creek (about 20 minutes from Saranagati)
Sandman Inn, Sunset Motel, and Sage Hills Motel


We are located 4.5 hours north east of Vancouver in BC's southern interior about 1 hour west of Kamloops.

There are 2 Venables Valley Roads off the highway:

1. North entrance with pull-off rest area.

2. South entrance is a partially paved road entrance, a couple kilometers away the north entrance.

Directions to Saranagati from North

From Kamloops and Ashcroft: 
Coming from the North on Highway 1, turn right at the first Venables Valley Road (North) about 20 km past Cache Creek

North entrance

Directions to Saranagati from South (Vancouver)

Drive up Trans-Canada Hwy (BC-1) about 4 or 5 hours from Vancouver.

About 20 minutes after Spences Bridge turn left at the first Venables Valley Road.  Look for the yellow small sign and cattle guard. The entrance is across from a gravel factory

south entrance

Drive up for about 5 minutes then Turn left into the valley onto Minnabariet Road.  You will see a farm fields and lake on your left as you enter the valley.   Then right onto Rathayatra way and drive up into the forest and the center of Saranagati Village.  The Goshala is on your right side, after the school and sport field.

Saranagati south map

From Kelowna: BC-97C and Nicola Ave/BC-8 W  about 3 hours. Turn right (north) on Highway 1 at Spences Brides

Please Note: While the mailing address of Saranagati Village shows as located in Ashcroft BC, the street address on Venables Valley Road shows as located in Spences Bridge, BC on Google Maps

Ahimsa Goshala