Real North India - 11 Nights India Travel Guide

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Start and end in New Delhi! With the discovery tour Real North India, you have a 11 day tour package taking you through New Delhi, India and 4 other destinations in India. Real North India includes accommodation in a hotel as well as flights, an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

Itinerary

  • Delhi

    Namaste, welcome to Delhi! Your adventure begins with an important welcome meeting at 6 pm, if you arrive early, theres plenty to do in this wonderfully chaotic city. Wander the streets, sip on your first chai or practice haggling in one of the many markets. If you prefer some structure, theres a variety of Urban Adventure day tours that offer a great first taste of Delhi. Find out more at urbandventures.com Accommodation: Hotel

  • Overnight train

    This morning head out on a walking tour around the commercial heart of Delhi, visiting Chandni Chowk (Sheeshganj Gurudwara) and Connaught Place along the way. Explore Old Delhi on a bicycle rickshaw to dig that little bit deeper. Youll then have some free time to do as much sightseeing as you can, before boarding an overnight sleeper train bound for Varanasi. The journey should take around 13 hours and youll arrive into Varanasi early in the morning. Accommodation: Overnight sleeper train

  • Varanasi

    Arrive into Varanasi early and head straight to the hotel to freshen up before plunging headfirst into this holy city, which is one of the worlds oldest. Explore the narrow laneways and backstreets on a walking tour with your guide, before watching the world pass by along the ghats. Your evening is then free to do as you wish. Accommodation: Hotel

  • Overnight train

    Wake up early and experience one of the highlights of your time in India. This morning, jump in boats and watch the sunrise over the Ganges. Pilgrims bathing, cremation fires and riverside haircuts - India is best before dawn and this is the best way to see it. The rest of your day is free to explore, before catching an overnight train to Agra tonight (approximately 11 hours). Accommodation: Overnight sleeper train

  • Agra

    Arrive into Agra early this morning, then head to the most iconic site in India, the Taj Mahal. The highlights of India just keep coming. You have a full day to explore Agra on a motorised rickshaw trip, with Agra Fort being another incredible optional activity in the afternoon. The rest of your day is then free. Accommodation: Hotel

  • Jaipur

    Jump on a bus this morning and travel for around four hours to Rajasthans pink capital, Jaipur. On arrival into the city stop off at the Hawa Mahal (pink sandstone palace) before heading to your hotel. Use the opportunity to freshen up and then venture out for a walking tour of the old city. In your spare time, perhaps take an optional tour of the Jaipur City Palace. Accommodation: Hotel

  • Jaipur

    For many travellers, a hot air balloon experience is one of the highlights of Jaipur. Ballooning can be done over Jaipur on the morning of Day 7, between September and June. For additional information, please see the Important notes section of the Essential Trip Information. Later in the morning, enjoy a guided tour of the medieval Amber Fort with a local guide. Make sure to grab another cup of chai before settling in for this evenings 13-hour overnight train journey. Tonight, youll hop a train bound for Rishikesh. Accommodation: Overnight Train

  • Rishikesh

    Arrive early in to Rishikesh, a spiritual town lying in the verdant foothills of the Himalayas. Embark on an orientation walk with your leader before enjoying free time to roam at your own leisure. Aptly named the Yoga Capital of the World, Rishikesh is a great place to relax and seek a little enlightenment. In your free time, why not visit The Beatles Ashram ? a spiritual retreat inhabited by the famous band in the sixties. In the evening, perhaps take a stroll along the holy Ganges River as temple bells ring and the nightly fire ritual of Ganga Aarti begins. Accommodation: Hotel

  • Rishikesh

    This morning, get among the relaxing vibes of Rishikesh and take part in a one-hour yoga class. Afterwards, perhaps tuck into a masala dosa for breakfast before walking or riding it off on one of the trails along the Ganges. For something more adventurous there is the option to white-water raft down the Ganges. In the afternoon, reunite with your group for a walk through the jungle nearby. Tonight, experience sleeping under the stars just outside of Rishikesh, you?ll be staying in a fixed campsite with twin-shared tents and western-style toilets surrounded by nature and mountain views. Accommodation: Camping (Basic Facilities)

  • Delhi

    Have a chilled morning at your campsite before returning to Rishikesh where you?ll be able to use a day room to freshen up and have a shower. Spend the rest of the afternoon wandering around Rishikesh before catching an evening train (approximately 5 hours) back to Delhi. Accommodation: Hotel

  • Delhi

    Your North India adventure ends after breakfast this morning. If youd prefer to stay on in Delhi a little bit longer, then additional accommodation can be booked prior to travel (subject to availability).

Inclusion

  • GST on total package
  • Accomodation in a well appointed room
  • Meals as per hotel plan and ones mentioned in itinerary
  • All transfers and sightseeing as per the itinerary in an air-conditioned vehicle (except in the hills when the air-conditioner will be switched off)
  • All toll taxes, parking fees and driver allowances
  • All applicable hotel taxes

Exclusion

  • Anything not mentioned under ‘Package Inclusions??:tm:
  • All personal expenses, optional tours and extra meals
  • Camera fees, alcoholic/non-alcoholic beverages
  • Vehicle service on leisure days for sightseeing not included in the itinerary
  • Medical and travel insurance
  • Tips, laundry and phone calls

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