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9 Days
Availability : 2019 / 2020
Any
New Delhi, India
Min Age : 5+
Max People : Private Tour | No Limit
Soul Searching in Varanasi - New Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, Varanasi (extension available with Khajuraho and Amritsar)
Spiritual India Tour With Luxury Golden Triangle 2019 / 2020

As part of the luxury India golden triangle facet of the excursion, you will see the historical landmarks of Qutub Minar, Hauz Khas Village, the president’s official residence, the Red Fort, Taj Mahal, and the marvelous Pink City of Jaipur. With this tour you will also have the added treat of visiting one of India’s primary spiritual centers. You’ll have the opportunity to witness the ritual of riverfront purification and observe the related ceremony that is performed to cleanse the body and mind. Experience Hindu practices in a way that you may not have previously seen. While few get to visit the sites that mark the origins of worldwide religions, this tour will provide you with the privilege of viewing the spot where Buddha first gave a sermon to his followers. Take a leisurely boat ride down the revered Ganges River. View beautiful sights, ornate architecture, and obtain a rare glimpse into the spiritual functions and framework of local culture.

Price Includes

in USD
  • Hotel Accommodation
  • Tour Guides
  • Private Air-Conditioned Car with a Driver
  • Breakfast Everyday
  • 2 Special Dinners
  • All Tour Activities Listed in the Details

Price Excludes

  • International Air Fare
  • Monuments Entrance Fee
  • Tips / Private Expense

Complementaries

  • Umbrella
  • A Gourmet Snacks Basket
  • Bottled Water
Tour Highlights
  • A Gourmet Gift Basket on Arrival
  • Morning Yoga Sessions in Varanasi
  • A Cultural Musical Show
  • A Village Visit to see 10th Century Temples
  • Tea & Snacks at Nahargarh Fort
  • Visit to the Taj Mahal and Many Other Landmark Monuments of North
  • Ghats of Varanasi and a Visit to Sarnath
  • Place of Buddha's Enlightenment
Itinerary

Day 1Exhilarating Experiences | Arrive in Delhi

Start your adventure by cruising into Delhi’s Indira Gandhi National Airport. Spices, palaces, forts and food are all in the cards for this tour. Get ready for marvelous views of the Lotus Temple and brace yourself for the fast-paced urban excitement of the capital city. Once your flight lands you will be greeted by an attentive company representative who will escort you from your airport to your hotel. If you’re tired of airplane food, you will certainly appreciate the energizing basket of organic goodies waiting for you when you deplane. Get your camera ready and let the fun begin!

Accommodation: ITC Maurya | Rating: 5 Star | Room Type: Executive Club

Day 2Intro to the Capital City

A delicious breakfast will be served to you at the start of your first full day of touring. Once you’ve been properly energized, you’ll proceed to the intriguing landmarks of Qutub Minar and Hauz Khas Village. A delectable lunch will follow those tour sites, after which you will continue to the colonial areas of Delhi. The political seats of Delhi and other symbolic representations of political power are located here. This part of the tour will show you Parliamant House, India Gate, and Rashtrapati Bhwan (presidential residence). Before a sumptuous Ayurvedic dinner, enjoy a tranquil nature walk.

Meals Included: (Breakfast, Dinner)
Accommodation: ITC Maurya | Rating: 5 Star | Room Type: Executive Club

Day 3Delhi in a Day

What better way to start the day than with a nutritious breakfast and morning yoga? Find your center and fuel your body before heading over to the regal Red Fort. This structure is as imposing as it is appropriately named. The walls are constructed from red sandstone which have a picturesque glow in the proper sunlight. Emerge from the Red Fort and take a stroll through the Chandni Chowk bazaar. Let the aromatic scent and boundless energy pull you into the atmosphere. Enjoy a ride in a rickshaw followed by a Mughal-style meal. Next we will visit the spectacular Akshardham Temple. After the hustle and bustle of the bazaar, the temple will provide a well-deserved period of serenity.

Meals Included: (Breakfast)
Accommodation: ITC Maurya | Rating: 5 Star | Room Type: Executive Club

Day 4Adventures in Agra

After breakfast we will head to the city that is well known for being home to the breathtaking Taj Mahal. Get ready to take fascinating photos and see the Taj Mahal in more detail than you ever imagined. Fatehpur Sikri is the next stop on your list. This ancient Mughal city is a UNESCO World Heritage site and contains one of the largest mosques in India. Once we have seen the well-preserved vestiges of Fatehpur Sikri, we will visit a quaint Indian town for a closer look at rural life. Before returning to your hotel you will have a chance to purchase keepsakes at Agra Markets.

Meals Included: (Breakfast)
Accommodation: ITC Mughal | Rating: 5 Star | Room: Mughal Room

Day 5Jaipur Expedition

The drive to the Pink City will begin right after you have enjoyed a tasty breakfast. On the way, we make a stop at Abhaneri, an ancient village that boasts of some great ancient architecture; with main highlight being a large step well and Harhat Mata temple. When we arrive in Jaipur, lunch will be served and then we will embark on the Heritage Walk. On this expedition you will see ancient building design and construction, culinary delicacies, as well as local bazaars. Our next stop will be at the distinguished City Palace. Exquisite courtyards and architecture make this stop a tourist favorite. Music and cultural entertainment are around the bend in Chokhi Dhani. A bona fide Rajasthani meal and much more adventure are ahead in your vacation experience.

Meals Included: (Breakfast, Dinner) | Evening Tea
Accommodation: ITC Rajputana | Rating: 5 Star | Room: Rajputana Chamber

Day 6A Provactive Glimpse of the Pink City

Day 6 will begin with a hearty and nutritious breakfast. Our first stop will be the magnificent Amer Fort where you can take an unforgettable elephant ride. While that could easily be the highlight of your day, the fun is just getting started. After lunch we will visit the opulent Palace of Winds (also known as Hawal Mahal). City Palace’s popularity is rivaled by that of Jantar Mantar. Home to the world’s largest stone sundial, Jantar Mantar has a preeminent array of ancient astrological tools. Jal Mahal (the famous water palace) is next on our list, followed by light snacks and stunning city views from Nahargarh Fort.

Meals Included: (Breakfast) | Evening Tea
Accommodation: ITC Rajputana | Rating: 5 Star | Room: Rajputana Chamber

Day 7Fly to Varanasi via New Delhi

After breakfast today you will take a flight to the city of Varanasi. This town is regarded as the principal city of spiritual influence in the entire country. Here you will have the chance to see the city’s famous riverfront steps (ghats) leading to the river where locals bathe in order to purify their bodies and minds. You will also have a chance to observe an aarti ceremony. This practice is a spiritual rite of worship in deference to Hindu deities. After viewing this ceremony, you will be transported to your hotel to prepare for tomorrow’s tour of the city.

Meals Included: (Breakfast)
Accommodation: Radisson | Rating: 5 Star | Room Type: Standard Room

Day 8Adventure in Varanasi

An early breakfast will precede a boat ride on the Ganges. This river passes through India and Bangladesh and is believed by many to be a holy body of water. Continuing with the religious theme, your boat ride will be followed by visits to various local temples. Next we will drive to Sarnath where you will be given the opportunity to see the site where Buddha gave the first sermon to his followers. This site is always a popular destination, particularly on the dates surrounding Buddha’s birthday. After an eventful day of sightseeing, you will be transported back to your hotel to relax.

Meals Included: (Breakfast)
Accommodation: Radisson | Rating: 5 Star | Room Type: Standard Room

Day 9End of Tour

On the final day, you will catch a flight to New Delhi. A visit to Varanasi leaves a person wanting more from life. It fills you with gratitude and fills you with joy. From the New Delhi international airport, you will catch your flight home.

Meals Included: Breakfast

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Client Testimonials

Highly recommended tour if you are interested in Buddhism and Hinduism. Varanasi is an eye opener.

D Lorena

Varanasi can be a rude shock to westerners as it is chaotic and surreal at the same time. Team Trikon’s arrangements made sure we had a good balance of tour and relaxation time.

J Hopkins

Such a beautiful journey. We loved every bit of it. Very comfortable hotels and well organized trip.

M Cooke

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