Schedule: Guided Trip India 2020

 

14 days

October  (17th): Delhi

  • Arrival in India, downtime and overnight/s in hotel

October 18th

  • Tour Old and New Delhi with local guides including forts, monuments, mosques and the beautiful spice/shopping bazaar

Travel Day**October 19th**

  • Car Transport to Agra: ( 200kms 3hrs) 3-4 hours drive
  • See the Taj Mahal, learn about Muslim and Hindu influence in India
  • Agra is beautifully situated on the banks of river Yamuna. Optional roof top dinner overlooking the River and short story telling about Yamuna and its significance. 

October 20th:- Agra to Jaipur ( 250/5hrs)

  • After a leisurely breakfast leave for Jaipur, visit Fatehpur Sikri enroute.

October 21st:  Jaipur

  • Guided site seeing tour of Jaipur covering Amer Fort,city Palace, Hawa Mahal(Palaceof Winds), 
  • Optional Elephant ride (elephants are ethically treated and cared for).

October 22nd: Jaipur- to Delhi

  • Free time to Journal, Relax or further sight seeing

IMG_0910October 23rd: Delhi to Rishikesh ( 250kms 6hrs)

  • After breakfast drive to Rishikesh, upon arrival check in to hotel
  • Guided evening tour of Ram Jula and Lakmin Jula

October 24th: Rishikesh

  • Free Time in Morning
  • Guided foot tour of Rishikesh including the abandoned Beatles Ashram. *out door activities are weather dependent*
  • 5pm Ganga Arti Ceremony
  • Optional Yoga classes, Dharma talks, Spa visits, Ayurvedic Healing Sessions

October 25th:- Rishikesh

  • Free day or…
  • Meditate on Banks of Ganga River with Journaling
  • Hike to Waterfall or Shiva Temple, visit Emily’s yoga school in the mountains and have lunch *out door activities are weather dependent*
  • Optional Yoga Classes, Dharma talks, Spa visits, Ayurvedic Healing Sessions

October 26th: Dehradun to Chennai. ( by Air)

  • After breakfast transfer to airport for catch flight to Chennai
  • Check into hotel 

October 27th: Chennai to Mahabalipuram (Tamil Nadu)

  • After breakfast drive to Mahabalipuram stopping to visit Kailasanathar Temple, Vaikunta Perumal Temple, Varadaraja Perumal Temple, Ulagalanda Perumal Temple, Ekambareswara

October 28th:- Mahabalipuram (Tamil Nadu)

  • Full day relax on the beach.
  • Optional Yoga Classes, Guided Meditation or Art making sessions Spa visits, Ayurvedic Healing Sessions, and Shopping

October 29th:- Mahabalipuram

  • Full day relax on the beach and/or engage in local touring.
  • Optional Yoga Classes, Guided Meditation or Art making sessions Spa visits, Ayurvedic Healing Sessions, and Shopping
  • Evening Closing Session

October 30th: Mahabalipuram to Chennai

  • After breakfast transfer to Chennai for flights to Delhi or directly home (Chennai is an international airport)

For those doing a full month (both the tour and the Art Workshops) we will fly from Chennai to Delhi or Raghurajpur and have some down time before others join us on November 1st.