Yoga & Meditation Tour
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Day 01 - Delhi-Arrival
Arrive at Delhi international airport, you will be received by the representative of HTOI and would be further assisted & transferred to your hotel. Rest of the time is kept free to recover from jetlag. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 02 - Delhi-Haridwar
In the morning, transfer to Delhi railway station to board the Shatabdi Express train to Haridwar. Arrive at Haridwar, check in to the hotel. Haridwar means Gateway to the God, it is the first place where Holy River Ganges reaches the plains descending the Himalayas hence it is a very important pilgrimage centre for Hindus. The Chinese pilgrim Hyuen-Tsang had also mentioned about Haridwar in his travelogue. It
the place where one of the largest celebrations Kumbha Mela held
once in the twelve years. Later take a sightseeing tour of Har-Ki-Pauri – it is the most sacred Ghat over River Ganges made by mighty King Vikramaditya in the memory of his legend brother Bhartrihari. It is believed that a dip at Har-Ki-Pauri can remove whole sins of a person. Also visit Chandi Devi temple, Bharat Mata temple, Daksha temple and various Ashrams and temples. Later take an excursion to sacred Ghats to witness the evening Aarti – a very spiritual experience. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 03 - Haridwar-Rishikesh
After having breakfast, drive to another auspicious place Rishikesh – which is the Yoga capital of the world and gateway to the Himalayas. It is the home of various adventurous activities like White Water River rafting, trekking and hiking. Later visit Lakshman Jhula (450 feet long suspension bridge), Ram Jhula, Bharat temple, Swargashram temple, Geeta Bhawan temple and various other temples and Ashrams. Also take an excursion to Nilkantha Mahadev temple (12 kms away from the town) – it is located at a height of approx 5000 feet). From here one can have a spectacular view of the area. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 04 - Rishikesh
Take the Yoga & Meditation classes in one of the renowned Ashrams located in the Himalayan foothills. One may also stay inside the Ashrams.
Day 05 - Rishikesh
Participate to the Yoga & Meditation classes. You may also take an excursion to Ananda Spa which is arguably one of the best spas in the world for Ayurvedic treatments.
Day 06 - Rishikesh
Take Yoga & Meditation classes in the Ashram. Stay overnight at Rishikesh.
Day 07 - Rishikesh
Take Yoga & Meditation classes in the Ashram. Stay overnight at Rishikesh/ in an Ashram.
Day 08 - Rishikesh-Haridwar-Delhi-Departure
In time, transfer to the Haridwar railway station to board the train to Delhi. Arrive at Delhi, have dinner at one of the many famous restaurants, later transfer to the international airport to connect the flight back to the onward destination. The tour ends.