Flying into the vibrant city of Delhi where we will take in sites of forts, monuments, temples and mosques. Visiting Agra so to see the magnificent Taj Mahal at sunrise and the Mother Teresa Missionaries of Charity in Agra of orphanages children and adults with special needs. Then onto Rishikesh, the birthplace of yoga. There will be a lot more to it besides yoga near River Ganga we will be attending The International Yoga Festival, the ashram of the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi where the Beatles visited in the late '60s, hike the Himalayas and relax on the banks of the Ganges the exquisite setting on the fast-flowing Ganges River, surrounded by forested hills, is conducive to meditation and mind expansion. In the evening, an almost supernatural breeze blows down the valley, setting temple bells ringing as sadhus ('holy' men), pilgrims and tourists prepare for the nightly ganga aarti (river worship ceremony). You will have free time to visit the many places for shopping.
Lakshman Jhula Market, Rishikesh: Lakshman Jhula is one of the best areas for Shopping. There are lots of shops for cloths, jewellery, precious stones, books, spiritual things and lots of other things. This market is costly than Rishikesh main market.
Meeting new people, learning new things and being part of enriching experiences can expand your sense of self and develop an abundance of inner strength in you. It is a well-known fact that travel can help to broaden your perspective in life, make you a wiser human being and open your heart to new possibilities.
Rishikesh is located at the foothills of the lower Himalayas in the state of Uttarakhand and the confluence of rivers Ganga and Chandrabhaga.
Total Cost includes:
• 10 Nights’ Accommodation (Twin Share)
• Daily breakfast and dinner
• Access to locations at hotels for yoga (twice daily)
• All transfers in air-conditioned vehicles
• Visits to 2 x charities
• Service of English-speaking local guides.