The Youth Hostels Association of India is an ISO 9001- 2008 certified, Non Government Organization. It is a membership  based organization, and an associate member of the Hostelling International, Welwyn Garden City, U. K.

YHAI Members are entitled to stay in all the 4000 Youth Hostels in the 90 associate countries, including India, with their membership card. All these Youth Hostels are located at some of the exotic locations of the world. To book a Youth Hostel, click here.

Moreover, they are eligible to participate in all our programs, be it adventure activities, environment protection camps etc., that we organize on National Level & State Level, through out the year. To get the details or book a program, click here.

YHAI has partnered with IYTC (International Youth Travel Card), to provide a Co Branded Membership. This Co Branded Membership lets you avail more than 40, 000 benefits across the world that includes great discounts at retails, hospitals, food chains etc. & many more. This membership is valid for 1 year and has an age limit of 18- 30 years for all Indian Nationals. To apply for YHAI- IYTC Co Branded Membership, click here.

Apart from the above, there are multiple benefits to our members in retail and State Tourisms, that are listed under or Membership Benefits. 

The membership does not only allow you to avail the benefits, but gives you a chance to participate in our activities as leaders. We allow experience members to lead our camps in High Altitude & Volunteer programs and nurture our members' leadership skills by this. A member can apply to be a camp leader in our upcoming treks by submitting the Camp Leaders' Registration Form.

A YHAI member is always welcome to participate in our administrative activities, through their respective Units & State Branches.

If you think that your goals are inclined with ours, its time to join hands an GET INVOLVED, to apply for membership, click here.