Holistic India - Body, Mind & Spirit

Holistic India - Body, Mind & Spirit

9 Nights/10 Days

Private Tour
Private Tour
Meals
Meals

9 breakfasts included.

Max Group Size
Private Car/Driver

Escorted by fully air-conditioned
Private car with English speaking driver/guide

Attractions
Old & New Delhi SightseeingTaj MahalColourful Culture of North IndiaAncient TemplesUNESCO World Heritage SitesMughal ArchitectureHoly VaranasiYoga & Meditation sessionWhite Water Rafting On The Mighty Ganges
Trip Route
Delhi Flight to Varanasi Flight to Delhi Agra Delhi Rishikesh Delhi
Itinerary
Holistic India - Body, Mind & Spirit Route Map

Day 1: Delhi, Welcome To Incredible India!

You will be greeted & assisted by our representative at Delhi international airport and later transferred to your hotel to check in. Remaining time is at leisure till next morning.

Day 2: Delightful Tour Of Old Delhi

Your day would begin after a leisurely breakfast at the hotel. Post breakfast, you get yourself ready for a personalized guide tour, which begins from the Old and Historic Delhi. The first halt is Red Fort- declared as world heritage site by UNESCO. Advance to the Jama Masjid – standing at a whopping 135ft it is regarded as the biggest mosque in India.  Get back to the 300 years old real Mughal times of Old Delhi, and this is not possible if you do not go through the dingy and narrow by lanes and alleys. The guide will arrange a cycle rickshaw tour, which will let you catch a closer insight of old era and the very illustrious Anarkali Bazaar of Chandni Chowk. At Chandni Chowk, we would further take you to Khari Baoli Spice Market – the largest spice market of Asia, which is a true delight for eyes. It’s truly unbelievable to see that the spices which we normally see in small sachets & packets are here seen in big sacks & carts. A wholesale market with carts full of different spices and people busy negotiating the prices, it’s really a scene. Old Delhi is also the sparkling haven for food connoisseurs. This is the place, where you will relish tasting the unique traditional Mughal delicacies, which are prepared by expert cooks, who have inherited the trade from their forefathers. As you walk through the lanes and alleys, the feeling of Mughal architecture also takes your imagination by stride. Later enjoy visiting Famous Tea house to savour the exotic, characterful and fragrant teas. Lose yourself in its charm, be a part of a truly impeccable experience. and taste the different flavor of Masala Tea. Late afternoon you will visit Akshardham Temple – biggest Hindu temple of the world.   In the evening you return to your hotel and paint a picture of places you visited in your vivid memory. Make the overnight stay in your hotel room a memoir of the events of which you were the part. 

Day 3: Delhi – Varanasi

Morning after breakfast checkout from your hotel and you will be transferred to Delhi airport to board a direct flight to Varanasi. You will be welcomed and assisted at Varanasi airport and transferred to your hotel to check in. Varanasi is one of the oldest and living cities in the world. In the evening visit the Ghats of Varanasi to witness the sprawling Aarti possession– an unforgettable experience. You will also have an evening boat ride. Stay overnight at the hotel.

Day 4: Varanasi, Holy City

Early morning transfer to the Ghats of Holy River Ganges to take a holy boat ride – a very spiritual deed. After breakfast explore the Varanasi visiting Kashi Vishawanath temple, Banaras Hindu University, Sankat Mochan Hanuman temple and various other attractions located in the narrow lanes. Later take an excursion to Sarnath here Buddha delivered his first sermon to the world. Stay overnight at the hotel.

Day 5: Varanasi – Delhi – Agra, Tour Of Romance And Exaltation Begins At Agra

This Morning after breakfast checkout from your hotel and at appropriate time you will be transferred to Varanasi airport to board a direct flight to Delhi. You will be assisted at Delhi airport and later driven to reach Agra – the Old Capital of Mughals. On arrival, check-in at your hotel. Later visit Agra Fort - a UNESCO world heritage site - known for great Mughal architecture and overwhelming expanse.  Return to your hotel in the evening and relax overnight in the room.

Day 6: Agra - Delhi

At dawn, visit the incomparable Taj Mahal – one of the seven wonders of the world, to observe the effects caused by the reflections of the changing colors of the rising Sun on this masterpiece. This momentary reflection of romance will captivate your heart by awe.    Return back to your hotel for a delectable breakfast, while a part of you is still living in romanticism. After breakfast checkout from the hotel and drive towards Delhi. Once arrived in Delhi, spruce up yourself for a tour of New Delhi. You drive pass the imposing boulevards and buildings such as President’s Residence, India Gate, and many more in Lutyen’s Delhi (New Delhi).  Next, visit Raj Ghat (Gandhi’s memorial), Humayun’s Tomb, Lotus temple and the 12th century Qutab Minar all through the day. Later unwind and relax in your comfy hotel. Stay overnight at your hotel.

Day 7: Delhi – Rishikesh

After enjoying your breakfast, depart for Rishikesh- ‘The Yoga Capital’. On arrival, check in at your riverside resort- located on the banks of Ganga River, where the holy waters flow from the Himalaya on to the Indian plains. Remaining time is at leisure or at your discretion. Stay overnight at your resort. Rishikesh - The Yoga Capital Rishikesh is a small bustling town on the banks of River Ganga surrounded by Himalayan Mountains and the alpine vegetation. The town is home to many famous and genuine yoga ashrams like the Shivanand Ashram & Parmarth Niketan. The town offers a quaint orientation and tranquilizied atmosphere ideal for practicing meditation. Several rituals and interesting cultural facets of Hindus & Hinduism becomes live in front of your eyes. You feel spiritually elated by being part of ceremony of worshipping River Ganga at the time of sunset. Oil lamps made of leaves & roses are floated on the stream of river. The spiritual experience is not only moving but a visual feast also. The colorful local markets presents yet another attraction.

Day 8: Rishikesh

Early morning you will enjoy a scheduled Yoga & Meditation session at your resort. Later proceed for a sightseeing trip of Rishikesh. Visit Laxman Jhoola- a divine bridge, Raghunathji Temple, Bharat Mata temple and Shivanand Ashram. In the evening, enjoy the Ganga Aarti ceremony near Parmarth Niketan Ashram.  Get back to your resort and stay overnight enjoying the blissful composure. Late afternoon proceed to visit Haridwar. You may stroll in the colorful markets of Haridwar. Evening witness the magnificent ‘Aarti’ (holy ceremony) at the river ‘Ghat’ at sunset. Overnight stay at your hotel.

Day 9: Rishikesh, White Water Rafting Trip

This morning, after breakfast make the headway for an adventure trip of White Water rafting on the mighty river Ganges. This 26 kilometers stretch of rafting will take almost 4 hours and you will pass through many interesting rapids. Raft down raids like “Three Blind Mice”, “Crossfire”, “Bodysurfing”, “Roller Coaster”, “Golf Course” and many more. You are transferred back to your hotel. Unwind and relax yourself. Late afternoon, you take the road drive and visit Haridwar. You may stroll in the colorful markets of Haridwar. Later in the evening witness the magnificent ‘Aarti’ (holy ceremony) at the river ‘Ghat’ at sunset. Overnight stay at your hotel.

Day 10: Rishikesh – Delhi Departure

Checkout from the hotel after breakfast and head back to Delhi. At appropriate time you will be transferred to Delhi international airport for your onward journey. Tour ends.
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Accommodations

Combination of best heritage, 4 & 5 Star hotels located at the prime locations.

  • Delhi - Jaypee Siddharth - 5 Star
  • Varanasi - Grapevine - 4 Star
  • Agra - Crystal Sarovar - 5 Star
  • Rishikesh - Divine Resort & Spa - 4 Star

Tour Highlights

Delhi:

  • Tour of Old Delhi
  • Red Fort - UNESCO Heritage Site
  • Jama Masjid
  • Rickshaw ride tour of Chandni Chowk.
  • Anarkali Bazaar
  • Khari Baoli Spice Market
  • Famous Tea house - taste the different flavor of Masala Tea
  • Akshardham Temple – biggest Hindu temple of the world
  • New Delhi Tour
  • President’s Residence
  • India Gate
  • Lutyen’s Delhi
  • Raj Ghat (Gandhi’s memorial)
  • Humayun’s Tomb
  • Lotus temple
  • 12th century Qutab Minar

Agra:

  • Agra Fort - UNESCO Heritage Site
  • The Master piece Taj Mahal – one of the seven wonders of the world
  • Fatehpur Sikri- UNESCO Heritage Site

Varanasi:

  • Morning and evening boat ride over River Ganges in Varanasi
  • Witness the sprawling Aarti possession– an unforgettable experience
  • Kashi Vishawanath temple
  • Banaras Hindu University
  • Sankat Mochan Hanuman temple
  • Sarnath - Buddha delivered his first sermon to the world

Rishikesh:

  • Morning Yoga & Meditation session
  • White Water rafting on the mighty river Ganges.
  • Laxman Jhoola- Divine Bridge
  • Raghunathji Temple
  • Bharat Mata Temple
  • Shivanand Ashram
  • Ganges Aarti ceremony
  • Markets of Haridwar

Inclusions

  • Accommodation at the specified hotels.
  • Daily breakfast during your stay at all proposed destinations.
  • All meals i.e. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner during your stay at Ranthambhore.
  • Services of English speaking tour guide during all sightseeing tours.
  • Yoga & Meditation session during your stay at Rishikesh.
  • Jackets and Rafting equipments and boat during River Rafting.
  • Rickshaw ride to Chandi chowk and Khari Bowli spice market.
  • Morning and evening boat ride over River Ganges in Varanasi.
  • All Entrance fees to the monuments. 
  • Camera fees.
  • All arrival and departure transfers, sightseeing by an exclusive deluxe air-conditioned Toyota Eitios Car (for 2 persons), Toyota Innova Car (for 4 persons), Tempo Traveller (for 6/8 persons).
  • Airport pickup and transfers.
  • State tax, toll taxes and driver allowances.
  • Assistance at all pickup and departure points.
  • All applicable taxes.

Non-Inclusions

  • Any kind of personal expenses such as tips, laundry, telephone bills and beverages. 
  • It also does not include meals not specified.
  • International & Domestic airfares. 
  • Visa Cost.
  • Optional, suggested or unspecified activities. 
  • Insurance and Medi claim.
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