India Temple Tour
India, often called the 'Dev Bhumi' or the abode of the gods, every inch of this land is heavily steeped in mythology and every glade has its own legend. India is covered with holy sites associated with the exploits of the gods, the waters of sacred rivers or the presence of holy men. Millions of people have been traversing its length and breadth to reach these centers of worship. In this land of diversity, the journey to these holy places has been the main form of interaction between people from different parts of the country. Carrying on this long tradition, pilgrimage tours in the country today has attained unprecedented levels. India is home to many religions like Hinduism, Christianity, Sikhism, Buddhism, Jainism, and Islam and all of them have their important places of worship.
Duration : 08 Nights / 09 Days
Places Covered : Delhi - Haridwar - Rishikesh - Haridwar - Mathura - Agra - Varanasi - Delhi
Day 01 : Delhi.
Arrive Delhi where guest will be greeted by the representative of Ulltimate Travels. Transfer to hotel and free for own activities. Overnight in Delhi.
Day 02 : Delhi-Haridwar.
Morning after leisure breakfast proceed for city tour of Delhi. Afternoon drive to Haridwar, the Gateway to God and is commonly called as Dev Bhumi. Overnight in Haridwar.
Day 03 : Haridwar - Rishikesh - Haridwar.
Morning before breakfast proceed for Ganga Aarti at Har Ki Pauri in Haridwar. Return hotel for breakfast and proceed fpr Sightseeing tour of Haridwar which includes visit to different temples and ghats in Haridwar. Afternoon drive to Rishikesh and visit different ashram and temples in Rishikesh. Evening be the part of Ganga Aarti organized by Parmarth Niketan Ashram. Return back to Haridwar for overnight stay.
Day 04 : Haridwar - Delhi.
Drive back to Delhi. Overnight in Delhi.
Day 05 : Delhi - Mathura -Agra.
Drive to Mathura, which is 149 kms. & approx. 04 hrs. drive. Sightseeing tour of Mathura, associated with the life of Lord Krishna, whose birth, childhood and adulthood in and around the city are richly woven in to the poetry, music and dance that are part of Indian Tradition and Culture today. Then drive to Agra, which is 51 kms & approx. 1½ hrs. drive. Overnight in Agra.
Day 06 : Agra - Varanasi.
Morning city tour of Agra and then drive to Agra Railway Station & connect the overnight train for Varanasi. Overnight in Train.
Day 07 : Varanasi.
Arrive Varanasi. Transfer to hotel. Varanasi is also known by its ancient name Kashi and is the most important place for pilgrim for Hindus. Sightseeing tour includes visit to the Bharat Mata Temple, Durga Temple, Tulsi Manas and the Banaras Hindu University. Later visit the Sarnath, the buried Buddhist City where Lord Buddha gave his first sermon.
Day 08 : Varanasi - Delhi.
Morning boat ride on river Ganges. Afternoon connect the overnight train for Delhi. Overnight in train.
Day 09 : Delhi.
Arrival Delhi. Day free for own activities. Evening departure transfer to airport to connect flight for onward destination.
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