Golden Triangle with Rishikesh
Start and end in New Delhi! With the yoga tour Golden Triangle with Rishikesh (Yoga), you have a 10 day tour package taking you through New Delhi, India and 4 other destinations in India. Golden Triangle with Rishikesh (Yoga) includes accommodation in a h
Start and end in New Delhi! With the yoga tour Golden Triangle with Rishikesh (Yoga), you have a 10 day tour package taking you through New Delhi, India and 4 other destinations in India. Golden Triangle with Rishikesh (Yoga) includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Our friendly representative will be at the Delhi International airport to greet you as soon as you enter the arrivals area and you will be driven to your hotel in comfort and safety. Delhi is known for its rich and diverse cultures, history and heritage is the ideal place to explore the pulse of India and its people. (Hotel Booked by Yolo India Tours). Overnight stay in Delhi. Note: General Check in time at Hotel is 12:00 Noon.
The morning begins with a refreshing and delicious breakfast at your hotel. Later you will meet your local guide and start your HERITAGE WALKING TOUR OF OLD DELHI. This tour is a combination of heritage and culture with walking and cycle rickshaw (Pedi cab). First you will visit JAMA MOSQUE -the largest mosque of India. In continuation we take a Rickshaw ride (Pedi cabs) through the BAZAAR to explore the historical lanes and of Old Delhi. We will also visit KHARI BAWLI- Asia's largest spice market. At the end of the rickshaw ride we move on to RAJ GHAT, the memorial of father of the Gandhi. It is a peaceful place with beautiful gardens and this will mark the end of our HERITAGE WALKING TOUR OF OLD DELHI. Later we head to BRITISH DELHI (New Delhi), drive pass the official home of President of India (Rashtrapati Bhavan) and Indias highest legislative body the parliament building. Also visit the Iconic INDIA GATE memorial to 90,000 India soldiers who died during World War.
Visit Gurudwara Bangla Sahib and Gandhi Smriti. Overnight stay in Delhi
Morning after breakfast check out from Delhi hotel and drive to Jaipur. On arrival check in at hotel. After wash and change we visit Galta Ji is a large Hindu temple complex that lies 10 km outside of Jaipur city. Galta Ji Jaipur is a unique Hindu temple as it is centered on a natural spring that has been channeled to fill seven large pools. In these pools pilgrims come to bath away their sins while, at quiet moments, the playful monkeys can be found swimming in the holy waters. The temple is also home to a large colony of monkeys and this has given rise to the common name of the complex, the monkey temple. Laxmi Narayana Temple is an example of marvelous architecture. There are idols of Hindu Gods and Goddess, Hindy symbols, ancient quotes. On walls mythological events are carved and there are idols and images of saints, philosopher and historian like Buddha, Socrates, Zarathustra and Confucius. Evening back to hotel. Overnight stay in Jaipur.
Today you go out all day on an excursion, back to Amer fort 11 kms outside of Jaipur the former medieval capital, built by Raja Man Singh the commander of Rajput Akbar army in 1592. This landmark is a splendid representation of Rajput architecture. Enjoy your drive up to the fort passing through some of the oldest house and temple of the old city. After that thrilling ride you’ll steady your feet and be awestruck by the marvellous sight before you, marble palaces, mosaics, paintings, mirror works, carvings, mural walls and engravings. When touring Amber fort don’t forget to visit 17 century Sheesh Mahal (Hall of Mirrors), a chamber decorated with an array of mirrors on the walls and ceiling. The zenana courtyard, is a place you must see. It is a private women’s residence designed with one corridor but different rooms so that the Maharaja (King) could visit the wife or concubines of his choice, at his pleasure without the others knowing. After visiting Amer fort, return to the city en route stop for the picture at Jal Mahal (Water Palace), is a five story high palace located in the middle of Man Sagar Lake.
After delicious breakfast drive to Agra. Enroute we make stop to visit 9th Century step well Abhaneri and the ghost city Fatehpur Sikri. Continue drive to Agra. Upon arrival check in to the hotel. Rest of the time is yours you can visit Mehtab Bagh also called Moonlit garden, across the river which stretches over 950 square feet and is aligned perfectly with the Taj Mahal. When you stand within the garden you find mesmerizing view of the temple of love, almost like a crowning jewel, framed by the trees and hedges that run up to the edges of the river bank. Overnight stay in Agra.
Today we wake up early to visit Taj Mahal at Sunrise. Return to the hotel for hot breakfast. After Breakfast check out from hotel and visit Agra fort It is one of the three strategic forts build by Mughal emperors. It enjoyed great prestige and significance when Agra served as their capital. The Mughal treasury was always kept in this massive giant fort. After Sightseeing Drive to Delhi. En route we visit Prem Mandir & ISKCON Temple) (Temples is close between 1200–1600 Hrs), related with birth & childhood of Lord Krishna. Drive to Delhi. Overnight stay in Delhi.
After Healthy breakfast check out from hotel and drive to Rishikesh. It is on the banks of River Ganges (Ganga).
Rishikesh has purified the mind, body & soul of people not only in spiritual or religious terms but as a major learning centre for arts, science & culture. Rishikesh is famous for its yoga sessions that are taught here by many yoga experts. Besides the sadhus & saints, a mass of tourists too visit here every year to have a look at this much heard place. If the wonderful scenery & the numerous pilgrimage sites are not enough, Rishikesh also makes some of the most popular adventure sport destination of India. River rafting, trekking, rock climbing, hiking etc are some of the activities one can easily opt for. Upon arrival check-in hotel. Later in the evening visit Parmarth Niketan and experience the Aarti on banks of river Ganges. Overnight at hotel in Rishikesh.
This day waking up early in the morning for a meditation class. Thereafter, a one-hour Yoga class. After Morning Yoga Class Have your breakfast and after we leave for a full Day excursion of Rishikesh, a very important Hindu pilgrimage site. It’s also a cluster of Ashrams & temples giving the entire place a spiritual feeling. The ceaseless flow of the river, regarded as Goddess Ganga adds to the beauty & the purity of the place. Along the river, area is filled with thick green forests in the all-mountainous region.
We will be visiting Laxman Jhula, Ram Jhula, Geeta Bhawan, other temples & Beatles ashrams. Later in the evening drive back to Hotel in Rishikesh.
This day waking up early in the morning for a meditation class. Thereafter, a one-hour Yoga class. After Morning Yoga Class Have your breakfast and after we leave for a full Day excursion of Haridwar.
When the Ganges leaves the mountains & enters the plains, Haridwar is the first major town on the plains. Though the Ganges does not lose its rapids completely, nevertheless it becomes very quiet & calm here. Haridwar has earned fame as being the place, which has been blessed by the trinity of the Lords Shiva, Vishnu & Brahma. Its also one of the major Shaktipeeths. Down the ages, Haridwar has purified the mind, body & soul of people not only in spiritual or religious terms but as a major learning centre for arts, science & culture. Upon arrival check-in hotel. Later in the afternoon visit Mansa Devi temple & in the evening enjoy the spectacular view of ‘Aarti’ at Har Ki Pauri. Later spend your time on the Ghat. Back to Rishikesh.
Overnight stay at Hotel in Rishikesh.
Morning at leisure. After Breakfast check out from hotel and we drive back to Delhi. On arrival transfer to Airport.
Tour Ends with Sweet memories.