Rishikesh Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF INDIA 2604

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India Gate

Day 1: Delhi

Namaste! Welcome to India and New Delhi the capital city of India. We will meet you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel.

The grand entrance into Delhi's famous Red Fort

Day 2: Delhi - Varanasi

Today we will transfer you from your hotel to the airport for flight to Varanasi (SG 116, 08:55/10:10, Economy) Arrive Varanasi, transfer to hotel. Later on Varanasi city tour. This evening you will attend the evening Aarti Ceremony at the Holy Ganges. Overnight at Hotel Meraden Grand

Varanasi Ghats

Day 3: Varanasi

This morning, we enjoy a sunrise boat ride on the holy Ganges where we’ll view the ancient religious tradition of ritual cleansing that takes place on the many riverbank ghats (riverside steps). Later, we embark on a tour of the city and Sarnath. Overnight at Hotel Meraden Grand

Bathers in the morning

Day 4: Varanasi - Haridwar

Transfer to airport for flight to Delhi (SG 233, 10:40/12:04, Economy) Arrive Delhi, Car at disposal for lunch etc Transfer to railway station for train to Haridwar (DDN Jan Shtabadi, 15:25/19:35, AC Chair Car) Arrive Haridwar, transfer to hotel. Overnight at The Ganga Lahari

Day 5: Haridwar - Rishikesh

Enjoy a half day with our guide for an in-depth tour of this sacred city. Highlights will include visiting Ganges to see devotees taking bath, visiting some of the famous temples like Mansa Devi and chandi temple. We then drive to Rishikesh. Overnight at Glass House Hotel

Rishikesh dawn

Day 6: Rishikesh

This morning enjoy a half day tour taking some of the key highlights such as Laxman Temple and cross Laxmanjhula bridge to walk along the Ganges till Ramjhula bridge including visits to Parmarth Niketan and Geeta Bhawan. Afternoon at leisure. Overnight at Glass House Hotel

Yoga in the sunshine

Day 7: Rishikesh

Day at leisure Transfer to Haridwar railway station for train to Delhi (Dehradhun Shtabadi, 1813/2245, AC Chair Car) Arrive Delhi, transfer to airport for flight back home or to your pre booked hotel. End of arrangement

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last updated - 27 Dec 2014 3:35 PM