Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens, Encinitas

4.9
#2 of 28 in Things to do in Encinitas
Must see · Garden · Nature / Park
Create an itinerary including Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens
Situated high above the Pacific Ocean, Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens provides the perfect setting for reflection and contemplation. Run by the Self Realization Fellowship (SRF), a non-profit religious organization, the internationally renowned gardens lend themselves to meditation, study, or prayer. Meander around the beautifully maintained gardens, admire the koi ponds, or simply sit and gaze at the ocean view. After enjoying some serenity, you can head towards the Encinitas Hermitage, where SRF founder and creator Paramahansa Yogananda spent much time. The rooms used by Paramahansa are now preserved as a shrine. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens and many more Encinitas attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Encinitas trip maker site.
Create a full itinerary - for free!

Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 5.0
530 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • We really loved visiting this place. My friend had told me about it and I'm thankful she did. The minute you enter the property you feel a sense of peace and relaxation. It is a very spiritual... 
    We really loved visiting this place. My friend had told me about it and I'm thankful she did. The minute you enter the property you feel a sense of peace and relaxation. It is a very spiritual...  more »
  • It’s free to enter and a short walk around but it’s really beautiful with all the trees, plants, flowers, koi ponds and over looking to Ocean too 
    It’s free to enter and a short walk around but it’s really beautiful with all the trees, plants, flowers, koi ponds and over looking to Ocean too  more »

Plan your trip to Encinitas

  • Compose it!
    Your own itinerary for your car vacation, beach vacation, city trip, any near or distant journey ... ready within 10 minutes.
  • Customize it.
    Refine your plan. We find the best routes and opportunities.
  • Book it.
    Choose from the best accommodations (Expedia, AirBnB), airlines and activities, by yourself or share with travel professionals for the utmost experience. Up to 50% discount!
  • Do it yourself.
    Or share your plan with travel professionals for a customized trip