Destinations Covered: Delhi - Haridwar - Rishikesh - Shivpuri - Agra - Jaipur
India has always been a favoured destination for those seeking to follow a spiritual path. Yoga and meditation tour are India’s gift to the world and this itinerary which includes destinations like Rishikesh and Shivpuri, is ideal for those seeking harmony and spiritual awakening through yoga and meditation.
After your arrival in Delhi, our representative will assist you in a smooth checkout and your transfer to your hotel. Check-in, the rest of the evening is at your leisure, overnight stay at your hotel.
Tour this bustling megalopolis which houses some spectacular architectural marvels. Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Qutub Minar, Laxmi Narayan Temple are amoung them. A visit to Rajghat, Mahatma Gandhi's Memorial, will also be arranged. Return back to your hotel upon completion, overnight stay at hotel.
In the morning, have breakfast and then leave for Rishikesh by road. Upon your arrival in Rishikesh, you will have an assisted check-in at the hotel. Take some rest and then visit the Ganga Ghat in the evening to enjoy Ganga Aarti. Delve into the divine aura of this holy place and spend some time in tranquility. Return to the hotel for the overnight stay at the hotel.
A typical day at the ashram begins with an early morning meditation and yoga session followed by breakfast. Later relax in the ashram or go visit the tranquil Ghats of Ganges. Post lunch attend a lecture/interactive sessions. After a light snack in the evening practice some more yoga and meditation techniques. Upon completion return to the hotel for your (very relaxed) overnight stay.
This morning after breakfast, you will be travelling to Shivpuri where you will check into the Nature Camp Resort. Take a little while to unwind and unpack in your room. Later you will be escorted on a forest reserve tour. Sit by a campfire in the evening which is followed by dinner. Your overnight stay will be at the resort.
After your Yoga Session and breakfast in the morning, you will be taken to Byasi to go rafting. Byasi is the location of one of the most exciting staircase rapids in the Ganges. Savour the adventure and thrill of the white water rafting. Upon completion you will be taken back to the resort for an overnight stay.
You will be escorted on an early morning hours trek to Kunjapuri, a picturesque mountain peak. After a little exploring, a yoga and meditation session will be arranged. Later you will return to the resort. After a leisurely lunch you will be taken on a drive to Chilla which is the home to Rajaji National Park. Here you will be taken on a wildlife safari. Upon completion you will be transferred back to your resort for an overnight stay.
Partake in an early morning farewell yoga session with a special focus on conversation/feedback. After a laid-back breakfast, you will transfer to Delhi. Upon your arrival in Delhi, you will have an assisted check-in at the hotel. The rest of the time is at your leisure. You can visit the nearby market or spend time at your resort. Overnight stay at the hotel in Delhi.
In the morning, start your Delhi to Agra tour. The road journey to the 'Mughal City' of Agra is full of surprises. Located on the banks of River Yamuna, the city is sprawling with the popular tourist attractions, Agra is built by Mughal Emperors.
Upon arrival, complete the check-in. Later, proceed for the city tour of Agra. First in line is the magical white marble wonder – the Taj Mahal. One of the 'Seven Wonders of the World', it is also a World Heritage Site. This is a memorial of Mumtaz Mahal, built by his loving husband Emperor Shah Jahan. Its walls are adorned with the Islamic texts, encrusted with precious and semi-precious stones. Now you move to the magnificent red sandstone beauty of the Agra Fort. Originally built by the Hindu Sikarwar Rajputs, it was conquered by Sikandar Lodi and finally, it came under Mughals for centuries. Its walls house several structures such as Moti Masjid, Diwan-I-Khas, Diwan-I-Aam, Khas Mahal, and Sheesh Mahal. The last visit of the day is to Itmad-ud-Daulah Tomb, also known as Baby Taj.
Return to the hotel after the sightseeing tour. Overnight stay at the hotel in Agra.
Drive towards the Pink City Jaipur after an unhurried breakfast. En route to Jaipur is the 'ghost town' Fatehpur Sikri, an abandoned capital city commissioned by Akbar. Upon arrival check-in at your hotel, in the afternoon hit the streets of this beautiful Rajputana city of diverse culture and rich heritage. In the evening return back to your hotel for an overnight stay.
After breakfast take a trip to the Amber Fort where you will indulge in an elephant back ride. Later in the day you will be escorted on a visit to Hawa Mahal (The Wind Palace), City Palace, Jantar Mantar Observatory and the bazaar. After sightseeing head back to your hotel for an overnight stay.
After breakfast you have the whole morning at your leisure, before lunch you will be travelling back to Delhi to board the flight back to London. At the airport our representative will assist you in your check-in as you board your return flight home.