Tours to

Rishikesh

4 days  |  Starts/Ends: Delhi  |  from USD $599

Gaining instant fame as the site where ‘The Beatles’ travelled to visit their guru, Rishikesh is an ideal place to meditate, study yoga or simply relax. This tranquil town is surrounded by beautiful mountains and bisected by the mighty Ganges.

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Itinerary
Prices & Dates
Inclusions
Day 1
Delhi to Rishikesh

Delhi - Rishikesh. Drive to Rishikesh (approximately 5-6 hours) and check into the small boutique hotel.
Overnight: Rishikesh

Days 2-3

Spend the next two days at leisure - explore or just relax, the choice is yours. There is plenty to see and do, in and around Rishikesh.

The gateway to the Garhwal Himalaya and one of the holiest towns in India, Hindus regard Rishikesh as highly as Muslims regard Mecca. Rishikesh has attracted pilgrims, poets, artists and mystics for thousands of years. The Beatles famously went to Rishikesh in the late 1960s and visited Maharishi Mahesh Yogi's ashram which is now closed. At Maharishi's ashram they composed over 40 songs including one titled 'The Happy Rishikesh Song'.

Pilgrims clad in loincloths tread the town’s dusty streets and camp on the banks of the sacred Ganges, which sweeps majestically through the town and out onto the great Indian plains. Head for Triveni Ghat to watch pilgrims participate in the daily worship ritual known as Aarti.

Apart from being a popular pilgrimage destination Rishikesh is equally popular with those who enjoy adventure activities. There are many scenic trekking trails to be found in surrounding Himalayas and great opportunities for white water rafting, kayaking and horse riding. Rishikesh is also the International capital of yoga & meditation. During your stay why not try out yoga at the local Ashram and afterwards relax with an Ayurvedic massage.
Overnight: Rishikesh  |  Breakfast x 2

Day 4
Rishikesh to Delhi

A free morning to soak up some final sights or perhaps enjoy a spot of shopping, then drive to Delhi and transfer to the airport for your onward flight.
Breakfast

Trip Highlights

Rishikesh - gateway to the Garhwal Himalayas
The holy Varanasi river

Included

3 breakfasts
Return transport from Delhi in a chauffeur driven air-conditioned car
3 nights boutique hotel accommodation

Not Included

Tipping - an entirely personal gesture
Laundry, drinks, items of a personal nature
International flights and visas

Prices shown are ‘per person’, based on a travelling party of at least 2 adults. The single supplement price needs to be added to the twin/double price if single rooms are required. If travelling solo, an additional ‘1-person’ supplement will apply.

 
Price/Person
Single Supp.
Rishikesh - 4 days
USD $599
USD $199

Prices are indicative and will vary depending on your chosen hotels, room availability as well as time of travel i.e. during India’s peak travel season of 21 Dec - 10 Jan, additional supplements will apply. Equally, if you with to travel to India during the summer, rates will be cheaper than those quoted. Please bear this in mind if comparing prices as we always aim to deliver exceptional value.

Please note that discounts will apply if there are more 4 our more people in your travelling party, since fixed costs like transportation and guiding are shared across the group.

Tour Details
Starts
Delhi
Ends
Delhi
Departs
Any day of the year
Hotel Rating
Superior
Local Payment
None
Tour Guide
No
Meals
Breakfast: 3