Haridwar & Rishikesh are two of the most sacred cities in India nestled in the foothills of the Himalayas. If you're looking to rejuvenate your mind, body, and soul, these cities offer the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. This 05-night/06-day itinerary takes you on a transformative journey that combines the ancient practices of yoga and meditation with the serenity of these holy cities. From exploring the spiritual sites of Haridwar to practicing yoga on the banks of the Ganges in Rishikesh, this journey promises to leave you feeling refreshed and renewed. So, join us on this journey of self-discovery and immerse yourself in the tranquil beauty of these enchanting cities.
A yoga retreat in Rishikesh and Haridwar is a transformative experience that offers a unique blend of relaxation, rejuvenation, and spiritual awakening. The serene surroundings of these holy towns, coupled with the expert guidance of experienced yoga teachers, make for an unforgettable experience. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced practitioner, a yoga retreat in Rishikesh and Haridwar can help you deepen your practice, develop mindfulness, and find inner peace. The memories of the tranquil nature, the yoga sessions, and the spiritual enlightenment will stay with you long after you leave these sacred towns.
Welcome to the vibrant city of Delhi, where your journey to enlightenment begins! On day 1 of your Yoga and Meditation tour in Haridwar and Rishikesh, you will arrive in Delhi, a city steeped in history and culture. As soon as you step off the plane, you'll be immersed in the hustle and bustle of this incredible metropolis. From the delicious food to the fascinating architecture, Delhi is a feast for the senses. Take a deep breath and prepare to embark on a journey of self-discovery, as you explore the wonders of yoga and meditation in the serene and spiritual destinations of Haridwar and Rishikesh. Get ready to disconnect from the chaos of everyday life, and reconnect with your inner self on this transformational journey.
Day 2 of the travel package is an exciting day filled with cultural and historical exploration. Starting early in the morning, the tour takes you to some of the most iconic landmarks of Delhi, including the Red Fort, Jama Masjid, and Raj Ghat. You will get a chance to experience the vibrant energy of the bustling streets of Old Delhi, filled with colorful bazaars and street vendors selling delicious food. In the afternoon, the tour takes you to explore the modern city of Delhi, with stops at the India Gate, Parliament House, and the Presidential Palace. Throughout the day, you will have ample opportunities for yoga and meditation to help you stay centered and grounded during your journey.
Today, we embark on a road trip from Delhi to Rishikesh which takes around 5 hours, making a pitstop at Haridwar along the way. Haridwar, situated on the banks of the sacred river Ganges, is known as the Gateway to God and is considered a significant pilgrimage site for Hindus. After exploring the town, we'll head towards Rishikesh, a charming town nestled in the lower Himalayas and surrounded by scenic hills. Rishikesh is widely recognized as the Yoga Capital of the World and serves as a starting point for important Hindu pilgrimages such as Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri, and Yamunotri. In the evening, we'll witness the mesmerizing Aarti ceremony at the river Ganges, a spiritual experience not to be missed. Upon arrival, we'll check into our hotel and prepare for another day of adventure and exploration.
On Day 4 of the meditation tour, begin the morning with a refreshing yoga session at the hotel. Later in the day, we will visit Laxman Jhula, the famous suspension iron bridge that holds a significant place in Hindu mythology. The bridge offers stunning views of the Ganga River and its cool breeze will rejuvenate your senses. We will also visit Ram Jhula, another suspension bridge similar to Laxman Jhula, built recently between Shivanand and Sawarg Ashram. Geeta Bhavan, located just across the Laxman Jhula, is also on our itinerary. The place is adorned with beautiful paintings and statues depicting Hindu mythology. We will end the day with an overnight stay at the hotel in Rishikesh.
On day 5 in Rishikesh, the day begins and ends with rejuvenating yoga sessions. These sessions provide an opportunity to connect with the body, mind, and soul in a serene and peaceful environment. The rest of the day is left at leisure, allowing for personal exploration and relaxation in the tranquil setting of Rishikesh. Whether it's wandering through the streets, indulging in local cuisine, or simply enjoying the natural beauty of the surrounding landscape, there is no shortage of activities to engage in. The day ends with a peaceful night's rest at the hotel, ready for whatever adventures the next day may bring.
On day 6, the journey from Rishikesh to Delhi covers a distance of 225 kilometres and takes around 5 to 6 hours. The morning drive back to Delhi offers a scenic view of the surroundings and a chance to reflect on the experiences and memories created during the trip. Upon reaching Delhi, the tour concludes with a transfer to the international airport for the onward journey. Caper, the tour operator, expresses gratitude for the patronage and looks forward to serving the customers again in the future.
|Hotel accommodation on twin sharing with buffet breakfast.
|Aircon car with English speaking driver throughout the tour for all transfers, sightseeing, intercity travel.
|Car services are inclusive of all services; right from pick up from the airport till departure.
|Driver allowance (food & Stay)
|All toll taxes, entry permit and parking charges.
|English Speaking guide at the time of sightseeing.
|Any international/domestic air/train fare.
|Monuments/sightseeing entry charges.
|Government Service Tax (GST) 5% on the tour package.
|Any expenses of personal nature such as laundry, tips, phone calls, insurance, portage, soft/hard drinks, meals unless not specified etc.
|Anything which is not mentioned in the 'Inclusions' shall not be the part of this package.