Golden Triangle Tour with Rishikesh (Yoga & Meditations)
GOLDEN TRIANGLE WITH YOGA TOUR
Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Delhi - Rishikesh - Delhi
12 Nights / 13 Days
There are times in our lives when we just want to break free and go on a soothing journey that could refresh our mind and soul. And that's when India comes into the picture. Being the inventor of Yoga, India offers an array of courses that provide spiritual enlightenment and strives to heal the mind, body, and soul. Apart from yoga, India is also famous for its architectural landmarks as its existence has created a stir in the mind of people. Mostly architectural vestiges in India can be seen in Agra, Delhi, and Jaipur.
For the upcoming holiday, if you're up to explore the best of India, then Astera Tours is offering a 13-Day Tour Package that covers the Golden Triangle destinations - Delhi, Jaipur, and Agra and a four-night stay in Rishikesh, where you can learn with highly qualified teachers on Yoga, Ayurveda, Meditation and holistic living. Visiting the huge monuments; listening to the soulful folk music; joining folk dances; and meditating on the shores, if you want your holiday filled with such amazing experiences then do sign up for this package.
DETAILED TOUR ITINERARY
DAY 01: ARRIVE – NEW DELHI
Upon arrival at the New Delhi airport, you will be met by our company representative he shall be holding a placard addressing to your name after the meet and greet he shall transfer you to the hotel. Have some rest and relax in your hotel stay overnight in New Delhi.
DAY 02: DELHI – CITY TOUR OF OLD & NEW DELHI
Today morning you will have a sightseeing tour of Old Delhi will visit Red Fort, Chandni Chowk, and enjoy the Rickshaw ride from Chandni Chowk up to the Spice Market (Khari Bouli) the Asia’s largest spice market. Then visit Jamia Mosque the oldest and heritage mosque in the Old part of Delhi.
Followed by the day you will have a sightseeing tour of New Delhi will visit Laxmi Narayan Temple, India Gate, drive pass by the President House then visits Humayun's Tomb, Qutub Minar and Lotus Temple. Evening free at own leisure/shopping stays overnight in Delhi.
DAY 03: DELHI – AGRA VIA MATHURA
Morning drive the Agra en-route you will visit Mathura Village the birthplace of Lord Krishna thereafter drives to Agra on arrival check-in at the hotel after wash and change you will have a sightseeing tour of Agra visit Taj Mahal and Red Fort are also known as Agra Fort. Afternoon free to explore the markets and walk around. Evening free at own leisure and shopping stay overnight in Agra.
DAY 04: AGRA – JAIPUR VIA FATEHPUR SIKRI & STEP WELL
The morning after breakfast you will proceed to Jaipur en-route visit Fatehpur Sikri also known as Ghost City which is a beautiful castle was built in the early 15th century by Mughal Emperor (Akbar). Then continue your drive to Jaipur before 75 kilometers to Jaipur you will drive pass by district Dausa where Step Well is located in Abhaneri Village. At the Step Well many Hollywood Movies where shoot such as Batman, The Fall, The Dark Knight Rises, etc. Thereafter drive to Jaipur on arrival check-in at the hotel stay overnight in Jaipur.
DAY 05: JAIPUR – CITY TOUR
Today morning after breakfast excursion to Amer Fort ascending on the Elephant’s back followed by the day you will have a sightseeing tour of Jaipur will visit Jal Mahal Palace (Water Palace), Hawa Mahal (Wind Palace), City Palace and Jantar Mantar (Observatory). Evening free for shopping walks around to explore the street market. Stay overnight in Jaipur.
DAY 06: JAIPUR – DELHI
The morning after breakfast proceed to Delhi on arrival check-in at the hotel. Evening free to explore the markets and walk around stay overnight in Delhi.
DAY 07: DELHI - HARIDWAR - RISHIKESH (MORNING SHATABDI EXPRESS TRAIN @ 06:00AM)
Today early morning at 6 am you will have a superfast Shatabdi Express train from New Delhi to Haridwar. Upon arrival at Haridwar train station, you will be met by our company representative after the meet and greet he shall transfer you to the hotel. And from Haridwar station to Rishikesh are 20 kilometers distance which is a very smooth ride. In the evening, you can visit the famous pilgrimage centers and attend the Ganga aarti. Overnight stay at the Rishikesh hotel.
DAY 08: RISHIKESH – WALKING TOUR
Today after breakfast you will walk in Rishikesh, on the bank of Ganges. And today, you will experience that beautiful dawn. Today, you will calm and rejuvenate your senses after a power-packed sightseeing schedule. Astera Tours representatives will take you to a yoga center to attend classes. In the evening, you will visit Ram and Laxman Jhula Bridge. In the evening, you can attend the famous Ganga Aarti. Overnight stay in Rishikesh.
DAY 09: RISHIKESH – YOGA & MEDITATION
Begin your day with a rejuvenating yoga session. The rest of the day will be free for leisure. You can indulge in some sightseeing or can go for river rafting on the River Ganga. Overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 10: RISHIKESH – YOGA & MEDITATION
Day free at own leisure and for Yoga and Meditation.
DAY 12: RISHIKESH ¬– YOGA & MEDITATION
Day free at own leisure and for Yoga and Meditation.
DAY 13: RISHIKESH – HARIDWAR – NEW DELHI
Today you will have morning superfast express train from Haridwar to New Delhi. Upon arrival at New Delhi train station, you will be met by our company representative after the meet and greet he shall transfer you to onward destinations.
Cost based on Single Occupancy US$ 720
Cost based on Double Occupancy US$ 800
Cost based on Triple Occupancy US$ 930
COST INCLUDES: -
Air-condition vehicle for 06 days as per the tour itinerary.
Arrival and departure transfers in New Delhi and Rishikesh.
12 Nights’ hotel accommodation.
Accommodation on twin sharing basis.
Daily buffet breakfast at hotels.
Elephant ride in Jaipur at Amer Fort.
Driver’s food and accommodation.
English speaking driver.
English speaking guide in Delhi – Agra – Jaipur – Rishikesh.
A/C Chair Car (3x3) train tickets from Delhi – Haridwar – Delhi.
Fuel charges and parking fees.
Toll, road, and state taxes.
COST DOES NOT INCLUDE: -
Camera and monuments entrance fees.
Food and beverages.
Laundry and telephone bills.
Portage and Tips.
Yoga and Meditation classes
Russian speaking guide.