Start and end in New Delhi! With the yoga retreats tour Golden Triangle Tour With Yoga & Meditation, you have a 14 day tour package taking you through New Delhi, India and 4 other destinations in India. Golden Triangle Tour With Yoga & Meditation includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Pickup From airport and transfer to Hotel. Overnight stay in Hotel.Start point Airport, New Delhi, Delhi, India 06:00
Breakfast at hotel then proceed for sightseeing tour of New Delhi where ornate buildings recall the days when India was the Jewel in the crown of the British empire. Visit Humayun Tomb - The importance of Humayuns Tomb in the evolution of Mughal architecture is great. It is the first of a long series of dynastic tombs and innovative in a number of ways, notably by virtue of the fact that it introduced the garden tomb to the subcontinent. Qutab Minar - The tall minaret was constructed in 1192 by Qutab-ud-din Aibak, and later completed by his successor Iltutmish. The soaring conical tower is an exquisite example of Indo-Islamic Afghan architecture. Jama Masjid - the largest mosque in India, A Rickshaw ride in Mughal emperor Shah Jahans Shahjahanabad city (old Delhi) is one of the prime attractions of Delhi. India Gate, and the Grand Government Buildings, the President?s House. Mahatama Gandhi Memorial or Raj Ghat - the cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi is one of the most visited sites in Delhi. It consists of a simple square black-marble platform that stands on the spot where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated. Nearby, there are cremation sites of Jawaharlal Nehru - the first Prime Minister of India, Indira Gandhi, Sanjay Gandhi, Rajiv Gandhi and Lal Bahadur Shastri. Also visit Laxmi Narayan Temple popularly known as Birla Temple - Birla temple patronized by Mahatma Gandhi, who inaugurated this temple in 1938 after Raja Baldev Birla constructed it, is dedicated to Goddess Lakshmi. It is close to Connaught Place and is frequented by many devotees regularly. The temple was inaugurated by Mahatma Gandhi on the condition that people of all strata of society be allowed to offer prayers there on account of the large scale prevalence of untouchability at that time. Night stay in Delhi.
After breakfast check out and drive to Haridwar by car (approx 5 hrs drive) the holy city at the banks of river Ganges, on arrival check into hotel for wash and change followed by city tour of Haridwar and evening the spectacular praryers (aarti) offered on the banks of river Ganga at "har ki pauri" not to be missed overnight in hotel.
After breakfast time free for yoga and meditation session, afternoon visit into town to visit some interesting temples and sites overnight.
In and around RishikeshAfter yoga and meditation session, drive to Rishikesh (approx one hour drive) check into hotel for washandchange followed by visit to two hanging bridges named after lord rama and his younger brother laxman, visit the various ashrams on the banks of river Ganges, these ashrams are spiritual centres offering yoga and spiritual classes and sessions every day with evening prayers at the banks of river Ganga.
Yoga and spiritual classes/ sessions at ashrams in morning and evening, afternoon free, evening attend aarti ceremony at banks of river Ganga, overnight stay.
On this day you have the option of staying overnight in the shams, and attend the yoga and spiritual sessions, overnight hotel OR ashram
After breakfast check out and drive to New Delhi by road (5 hour road journey). On Arrival check-in hotel. Overnight stay in Hotel.
After breakfst checkout and transfer to Agra (3 hrs journey). afternoon visit the most beautiful monument and landmark of India - the Taj Mahal followed by visit to fort, overnight.
Take flight for Varanasi - another spiritual and learning centre of ancient art and literature, on arrival transfer to hotel, evening drive into the city, overnight
Early morning boat ride along the banks of river Ganges, return to hotel for breakfast, followed by yoga and spiritual session, afternoon visit to sarnath - sacred city for Buddhist community, overnight
Morning yoga and spiritual session, afternoon city tour, overnight.
After breakfast check out and drive to train station. To catch train to Be Delhi. Pickup on arrival at train station in Delhi and transfer to Hotel. Overnight stay.
Hotel check out time before 1200 noon transfer to airport to connect flight for onward destination Yoga Tour.End point Hotel, New Delhi, Delhi, India 08:00