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2017 - 18 India Yoga Tour

Code PROIN04*REF/17/10PC
Destination Delhi Jaipur Agra Rishikesh
Category Air + Land Tours
Duration 11 days 9 nights
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Dates & Prices
Depart date

Accommodations

City

Hotel Option A

Hotel Option B

Nights

Delhi

Crowne Plaza Mayur Vihar

Superior Room or similar

5-Star

4

Jaipur

Four points by Sheraton

Deluxe Room or similar

4-Star

Fern An Ecotel

Wintergreen Room or similar

4-Star

2

Agra

Jaypee Palace

Standard Room or similar

5-Star

Howard Plaza the Fern

Deluxe Room or similar

4-Star

1

Rishikesh

Divine Resort

Standard Room or similar

3-Star

2

Please Note: The confirmation of rooms at desired hotels will be subject to availability on the day of making the booking. In case rooms are not available at the hotel foreseen/ desired bookings will be made in alternate or similar category or the next best available hotel. Any supplement/ reduction applicable in such cases will be payable accordingly.

TOUR PRICE PER PERSON DOUBLE OCCUPANCY – minimum 2 persons

AIR + LAND

2 Guests

3 Guests

4 Guests

5 Guests

6 Guests

7 Guests

8-9 Guests

10-14 Guests

Single

Supp.

Option A

01 Nov 2017

-

31 Mar 2018

2188

1948

1928

1838

1808

1758

1838

1768

698

01 Apr 2018

-

15 May 2018

2118

1878

1848

1758

1728

1678

1758

1688

628

Option B

01 Nov 2017

-

31 Mar 2018

2108

1858

1838

1738

1698

1658

1748

1668

588

01 Apr 2018

-

15 May 2018

2048

1808

1778

1688

1648

1608

1688

1618

538

 

LAND ONLY

2 Guests

3 Guests

4 Guests

5 Guests

6 Guests

7 Guests

8-9 Guests

10-14 Guests

Single

Supp.

Option A

01 Nov 2017

-

31 Mar 2018

1618

1378

1348

1268

1228

1188

1268

1198

588

01 Apr 2018

-

30 Jun 2018

1568

1328

1298

1208

1168

1128

1208

1138

528

Option B

01 Nov 2017

-

31 Mar 2018

1528

1288

1258

1168

1128

1078

1168

1098

478

01 Apr 2018

-

30 Jun 2018

1498

1258

1228

1138

1098

1058

1138

1068

448

LAND ONLY prices DO NOT include ANY airfare.

Airfares base on L Class fare/subject to availability, change without prior notice                                                                                        

HOTEL BLACKOUT DATES & HIGH SEASON SURCHARGES may apply.

ALL PRICES ARE IN CANADIAN DOLLARS AND ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.

FARE NOT VALID: 20 December 2017 - 05 January 2018; 28 February 2018 – 08 March 2018

 

PLEASE CONTACT TO BOOK: 

Western Canada: 1-877-736-6028
Eastern Canada: 1-888-302-8886
Quebec: 1-877-630-8882
Email: rshtours@royalscenic.com

 

Day 1 - 2

Canada – Delhi

Departing Canada and fly to Delhi, Inda. Crossing the International Date Line enroute

You will transfer via Beijing in Day 2, and arrive Delhi in the Day 3 before dawn.

Upon your arrival at Indira Gandhi International Airport, you will be greeted by our representative and transferred to the hotel where our representative helps you check in and briefs you about the following tours. Have rest and prepare for the tour in the morning of Day 3.

 

Accommodation: Hotel in Delhi for 2 Nights

Meals : In-flight
Day 3

Delhi 

Welcome to India!! 

After breakfast, your morning tour starts with Old Delhi, built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in 1639 AD. You will visit the Raj Ghat where father of our nation Mahatma Gandhi was cremated. You will be driven past the iconic Red Fort and Chandni Chowk, a very popular and a busy market in Old Delhi to the next stop - Jama Masjid, one of the iconic, historic and largest mosques in India - built by Shah Jahan. A rickshaw ride in Chandni Chowk could be quite interesting as this part of the city is quite crowded as it is full of shops. These numerous shops sell delicious mouth-watering food, clothes, jewels, household goods, etc. and are virtually a shopper's paradise. In the afternoon, you will visit Qutub Minar, touted as India’s largest Minaret. Qutub Minar, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, was built in 1192 by Turk ruler Qutub-Ud-Din Aibak. You will then move forward to Humayun’s tomb, yet another UNESCO world heritage site. Your next stop is India Gate, built in memory of the Unknown Soldier. You will be driven past the Parliament House, President’s House and other Government Secretarial Buildings, to your final destination which will be Lakshminarayan Temple, a temple dedicated to Lakshmi and Lord Narayana.

Meals : Breakfast
Day 4

Delhi – Jaipur

After breakfast you will be transferred from Delhi to Jaipur. Stop-over for coffee break and photo stop en-route will be on your request. Upon arrival, you will check in at the hotel and have rest of the day at leisure in which you can partake in the activities of your interest. Visit the local market to indulge in shopping and relishing the local food, indulge in the facilities of the hotel, have an interaction with the locals and more.

     Accommodation: Hotel in Jaipur for 2 Nights

 

Meals : Breakfast
Day 5

Jaipur

After breakfast your journey starts from Amer fort also known as Amer Palace, the earlier capital of Jaipur. This magnificent fort was constructed in red sand-stone and marble by Raja Man Singh and is divided into four sections each with a courtyard. You could ascend the fort by walking up the steps or on an elephant's back or in jeeps. In Jaipur you will be taken to Maharaja City Palace, a royal palace with seven storeys as well as Jantar Mantar, the observatory. This wonderful observatory attracts mathematicians as well as astronomers from the whole world. City palace is perfect blend of all three excellent styles (Mughal, Rajput and European). Another palace, Hawa Mahal is popular all over world for it magnificent architecture. A tour of Jaipur is not complete without shopping. Jaipur is famous for clothes, carpets, precious and semi-precious stones and jewelry and various handicrafts made of wood, metals, etc. and also for silk paintings and miniatures.

 

Meals : Breakfast
Day 6

Jaipur – Agra (via Fatehpur Sikri) 

After breakfast you will be transferred from Jaipur to Agra en-route visiting Fatehpur Sikri, which was built in the 16th century by Emperor Akbar. Fatehpur Sikri holds exceptional testimony to Mughal civilization and is one of well-known UNESCO World heritage site of India and has various historical monuments. After the visit of Fatehpur Sikri continues your drive to Agra, stop-over for coffee break and photo stop at your request. Upon arrival, you will check in at the hotel and have rest of the day at leisure in which you can partake in the activities of your interest. Visit the local market to indulge in shopping and relishing the local food, indulge in the facilities of the hotel, have an interaction with the locals and more.

 

  Accommodation: Hotel in Agra for 1 Night

Meals : Breakfast
Day 7

Agra – Delhi 

After breakfast, you will be taken to Taj Mahal (Closed on Friday), one of the wonders of the world. This beautiful building is elegantly built with white marble by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan between the years 1631 to 1648 and it was built in the memory of his favorite beloved Queen Mumtaz Mahal. Your next stop Agra Fort is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and known for its architectural structure and was built in the 16th century during the Mughal Empire. This place comprises of several fairy-tale palaces like Khas Mahal and Jahangir Palace. After visits drive back to Delhi, Stop-over for coffee break and photo stop en-route will be on your request. Upon arrival, check in at the hotel. Evening is at leisure.

 

 Accommodation: Hotel in Delhi for 1 Night

Meals : Breakfast
Day 8

Delhi – Haridwar – Rishikesh

After breakfast you will be transferred from Delhi to Haridwar. Stop-over for coffee break and photo stop en-route will be on your request. On arrival in Haridwar proceed to visit Daksha Mahadev Temple which is a famous temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. Next head to Saptrishi Ashram which is an old beautiful ashram located on the banks of River Ganges. Your next stop will be at Pawan Dham which is a social non-profitable organization and is one of the most visited pilgrim site of Hindus. From here, you will then head to Kushavarta Ghat which is considered most sacred among all the Ghats in Haridwar. All rite and rituals including the Shraddha rite for the departed souls are performed on this ghat. End your tour with visit to Hari-Ki-Pauri ghat which is a major landmark and a famous ghat on the bank of River Ganges. After visits, continue your drive to Rishikesh.  

Accommodation: Hotel in Rishikesh for 2 Nights

Meals : Breakfast
Day 9

Rishikesh (Yoga Session) 

Early morning you will have your first yoga session at the hotel. It is a 5000-year-old Indian body of knowledge. Though many think of yoga only as a physical exercise where people twist, turn, stretch, and breathe in the most complex ways, these are actually only the most superficial aspect of this profound science of unfolding the infinite potentials of the human mind and soul. The science of Yoga imbibes the complete essence of the Way of Life. After this have your breakfast and shower. After some rest proceed to visit Ram Jhula & Laxman Jhula which is iron suspension bridge over the holy River Ganges. Both these bridges are famous land mark in Rishikesh and offers panoramic vise of River Ganges and the city having number of temples. Next head to Sivananda Ashram which was founded by Swami Sivananda in 1936 and comes under India’s top most yoga center which is run by Divine Life Society. Your next stop will be at Triveni Ghat which is a sacred ghat in Rishikesh and is famous for Ganga Aarti. Your next stop will be at Geeta Bhawan which is a large complex and is a major place for devotees as they get free stay during their holy dip in River Ganges with listening to discourses and meditation.

This evening head to Parmarth Niketan which is one of the top yoga centers in India and the biggest ashram in the area. Attend the evening Aarti ceremony here as this ashram is famous for its hawan on the ghats and the Aarti ceremony which takes place daily in morning & evening.

Meals : Breakfast
Day 10

Rishikesh – Delhi 

Early morning you will have second yoga session at the hotel. After this have your breakfast and shower. You can either enjoy some free time in Rishikesh and then drive to Delhi or else drive directly back to Delhi after breakfast. Stopover for coffee break and photo stop en-route will be on your request. Upon arrival, you will check in at the hotel and have rest of the day at leisure in which you can partake in the activities of your interest. Visit the local market to indulge in shopping and relishing the local food, indulge in the facilities of the hotel, have an interaction with the locals and more.

 Accommodation: Hotel in Delhi for 1 Night

Meals : Breakfast
Day 11

Departure

After breakfast you will be dropped off at International airport to board your flight back home with happy memories!!!

Meals : Breakfast

Your Tour Package Includes

  • International airfare from Canada to India
  • Meeting and assistance on arrival/departure at Airport/hotel by our representative.
  • Arrival / Departure transfers as per above program.
  • Accommodation in single / double rooms for 09 Nights on bed & breakfast basis.
  • Bicycle rickshaw ride in Old Delhi
  • Elephant ride to ascend Amber Fort in Jaipur (one way)
  • Shared battery car/bus transfer from parking to entrance of Taj Mahal & Fatehpur Sikri in Agra
  • 02 Indian yoga sessions in Rishikesh
  • Monument entrance fee
  • English speaking local guides for the city tour mentioned
  • 02 Bottles drinking water per person per day in vehicle.
  • All presently applicable taxes

 

Your Tour Package Does Not Include

  • Optional tours/evening entertainment/shore excursions.
  • Any applicable weekend and other surcharges imposed by airlines.
  • Any taxes, airport fees and fuel surcharge.
  • Travel/Medical/Cancellation insurance, Travel Visa and all personal expenses.
  • Tipping and gratuities to local guides, drivers, and hotel staff.
  • Any items not specified as included