Duration : 08 Nights / 09 Days
Places Covered : Delhi - Haridwar - Rishikesh - Mathura - Agra
Attain a spiritual high through the Religious Temple Tour in North India.
This 9 day itinerary traverses through the spiritually engaging and
uplifting pilgrimage destinations in the northern belt. Beginning from
Delhi, the first halt in temple tour is at Haridwar - the Gateway to God.
Pilgrims come regularly for a holy dip in River Ganges at Har ki Pauri to
wash away all sins.
Further drive takes a traveller to Rishikesh famous for its yoga schools and
naturopathy centers. The pilgrimage moves ahead to Mathura, the birthplace
of Lord Krishna via Delhi. One hour drive ahead takes a visitor witness the
immaculate charm of Taj Mahal. Overnight journey on Train takes a visitor to
one of the oldest cities in the world, Varanasi. Renowned for its mystic
Ghats and a traditional boat-ride is a must do activity to explore the
vastness of River Ganges. The visit to Sarnath, the buried Buddhist city
where Lord Buddha gave his first sermon is where the itinerary concludes.
Day 01 : Delhi
Delhi. Transfer to hotel. Overnight in Delhi.
Day 02 : Delhi - Haridwar
Morning city tour of Delhi. Afternoon drive to Haridwar, the Gateway to God
which is 222 kms. & approx. 06 hrs. drive. Overnight in Haridwar.
Day 03 : Haridwar - Rishikesh - Haridwar
Sightseeing tour of Haridwar, includes visit to the Har-Ki-Pauri, the most
popular bathing ghat of Haridwar has a foot print on stone which is said to
be that of Lord Vishnu. Afternoon drive to Rishikesh "Plaits of the
Sage" which is 24 kms. from Haridwar. Evening, after attending the aarti
drive back to Haridwar. Overnight in Haridwar.
Day 04 : Haridwar - Delhi
Drive back to Delhi. Overnight in Delhi.
Day 05 : Delhi - Mathura - Agra
Drive to Mathura, which is 149 kms. & approx. 03 hrs. drive Sightseeing
tour of Mathura, associated with the life of Lord Krishna, whose birth,
childhood and adulthood in and around the city are richly woven in to the
poetry, music and dance that are part of Indian Tradition and Culture today.
Then drive to Agra, which is 51 kms. & approx. 1 hr. drive. Overnight in
Day 06 : Agra - Varanasi
Morning city tour of Agra including Taj Mahal and then drive to Agra
Railway Station & connect the overnight train for Varanasi. Overnight on
Day 07 : Varanasi
Varanasi in the morning. Transfer to Hotel. Varanasi is also known by its
ancient name Kashi and is the most important place of pilgrim for Hindus.
Sightseeing tour includes visit to the Bharat Mata Temple, Durga Temple,
Tulsi Manas and the Banaras Hindu University. Later visit the Sarnath, the
buried Buddhist City where Lord Buddha gave his first sermon.
Day 08 : Varanasi - Delhi
Morning boat ride on River Ganges. Afternoon connect the overnight train
Day 09 : Delhi
Arrival Delhi. Day free for own activities. Evening departure transfer to
airport to connect flight for onward destination.
Rates in Indian Rupees (Valid till 30th
September 2017) Per Person
Please request rate for XMas - New Year Period
|Accommodation as per itinerary
for 8 Nights (6 nights at hotels and 2 nights on train) with buffet
breakfast at hotels. Hotel Check Inn / Check out time are 1200 hrs.
|Aircon transport as per
|English speaking Guide during
sightseeing tour as per itinerary.
||Any Tip to
Driver / Guide /Hotels
|Boat ride at River Ganges /
|Train Fare : Agra
Varanasi Delhi on Aircon 2- Tier Sleeper Class
|Govt. Service Tax of 4.50%.
Hotels used will be as under or
||Hilton Janakpuri / Radisson
||Sun Hotel (premium room)
||Country In Suites
||Pushp Villa / Siris 18
||Jaypee Palace / Grand Imperial
||One room with two beds
||One room with three beds
|Single Room Supplement
||Additional cost for staying alone in a
single room (minimum two person travelling together)
|Single person transport supplement
||Additional cost for transport and guide
while single person travelling alone