Dharamshala Tour

A Dip in The River Ganges 01 Tour

"The Ganga, above all (other rivers), is the river of India, which has held Indian's hear captive and drawn uncounted millions to her banks since the dawn of history. The Story of Ganga, from her source to the sea, from old times to the new, is the story of India's civilization and culture, of the rise and fall of empires, of the great and proud cities, of the adventures of man, of the quest of the mind which has so occupied India's thickeners, of the richness and fulfillment of life as well as it denial and renunciation, of ups and downs, of growth and decay, of life and death "... Jawahar Lal Nehru (India's first 1st Prime Minister).

Day 01 : Arrive Delhi
Meeting and assistance and transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 02 : Delhi
After breakfast, full-day sight seeing of Delhi, visiting Laxmi Narayan Temple, Hanuman Mandir, India Gate, Gauri Shankar Mandir, Bhai 'Lotus' Temple, Chhattarpur Mandir and Akshardham Temple. Overnight at hotel.

Day 03 : Delhil - Haridwar - Rishikesh
After breakfast, depart by car / coach for Haridwar (200 kms / 5 hrs.) the holy city of Northern India situated at the base of Shivalik Hills, where the Ganges River coming down from the high Himalaya passes through. It is perhaps one of the oldest Hindu cities and believed to date back to around 1700 BC. The most sacred place in Haridwar remains the Har-Ki-Puri where people take a dip in the holy River Ganges to cleanse them of their sins. Haridwar, even today remains a mirror of Hindu religion, of the unshakable faith of Indian in their Gods and culture. Afternoon tour of Haridwar, visiting Har-Ki-Pauri, Mansa Devi Temple, Daksh Mahadev Temple and Sapt Rishi Ashram.

Proceed further north by car / coach to Rishikesh (24 kms / 1 hrs.) a complex of three localities, where the holy River Ganges cuts her passage through the last foothills on her journey down the mountains and enters the plains. The first being the area around the famous Laxman Jhoola, which lends it name to the locality; then comes Muni Ji Reti (sands of the sages) where the wise ones spend time in devotion, mediation and yoga; and then comes the expanding township on the bank of the river. The whole complex is called Rishikesh. Rishikesh is important not only as a pilgrimage center closely with Ramayana but also as a home for many important center of Hindu religious thoughts and spirituality. In the evening, we participate in the Aarti at Triveni Ghat. Overnight at Hotel.

Temple Tours

Day 01 : Delhi. Haridwar Arrive Delhi. Transfer to hotel. Overnight in Delhi. Day 02 : Delhi-Haridwar. Morning city tour of Delhi. Afternoon drive to Haridwar, the Gateway to God which is 222 kms. & approx. 06 hrs. drive. Overnight in Haridwar. Day 03 : Haridwar-Rishikesh-Haridwar. Sightseeing tour of Haridwar, includes visit to the Har-Ki-Pauri, the most popular bathing ghat of Haridwar, has a foot print on stone which is said to be that to be the Lord Vishnu. Afternoon drive to Rishikesh "Plaits of the Sage" which is 24 kms. from Haridwar. Evening drive back to Haridwar. Overnight in Haridwar. For Booking Details! Click here Day 04 : Haridwar - Delhi. Drive back to Delhi. Overnight in Delhi. Day 05 : Delhi- Mathura-Agra. Red Fort 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. Click Here to Book This Tour Now

Dharamshala Tour

Duration : 6 Nights / 7 Days
Places Covered : Delhi - Haridwar - Rishkesh - Pathankot - Dharamshala - Amirtsar - Delhi
Dalai Lama's headquarter of the government in exile, Dharmasala tour is a journey into the peacefulness of Buddhist preaching. The package takes you to McLeodganj, The place where you can see a mini Tibet and, of course, the beauty of Tibetan culture. The Namgyal Monastery and the Potala palace are a definite attraction. Besides Rishikesh and Deoprayag adds to the charm, adding Hindu ideologies and values, through mystic and serene temples in the midst of the hills of Uttaranchal. You end up the package with a tour to Sikh temple at Amritsar, thus adding three spices to your religious curry. 
Day 01 : Delhi - Haridwar - Rishikesh
Drive to Haridwar (222 kms / 6hrs), gateway to the gods situated on the bank of holy river Ganges. Continue drive to Rishikesh (24 Kms )for overnight stay 

Day 02 : Rishikesh - Deoprayag - Rishikesh
Morning excursion to Deoprayag (2 hrs) -showcase of traditions, myths and mysticism. Here the holy rivers Bhagirathi Alaknanda meet and take the name of "Ganga" (Ganges). Evening witness the "Sandhya Aarti" (Evening prayers) at Triveni Ghat (bank of River Ganges). 

Day 03 : Rishikesh - Overnight Train
Morning visit Rishikesh City of Nirvana dotted with numerous yoga centers. Evening drive to Saharanpur Railway station (2.5 hrs.) for an overnight journey to Pathankot
Day 04 : Pathankot - Dharamshala by Car
Early morning arrival to Pathankot and transfer from Railway Station to Dharamshala (3 hrs /+91 kms). Rest of the day at leisure. 

Day 05 : Dharamshala - McLeodgunj
Morning Visit Mcleodgunj- the little Tibet, the seat of exiled Government of Tibet headed by its spiritual leader - His Highnees The Dalai Lama.

Day 06 : Dharamshala - Amirtsar (200 kms. / 5 hrs.)
Drive to Amritsar (approx. 200 kms / 5 hrs). Late evening visit Golden Temple - the spiritual nerve center of the Sikh faith, to witness the evening ceremony of taking of the holy book (Guru Granth Sahib) from the main shrine. Overnight stay in the hotel.

Day 07 : Amritsar - Delhi
Morning sight seeing of Amirtsar including the Golden Temple and Jallianwala Bagh. Late afternoon transfer to Railway station for departure to Delhi by Shatabdi Express Train. Transfer to hotel upon arrival in Delhi. Transfer to the Airport and depart to connect Flight for onward destination.

Golden Temple Tour

Golden temple, is a Sikh temple and as the name suggests it's a serene tour package for the devotional and the peace lovers. Learn to know more about the Sikh principles and the lives of the great Gurus who taught humanity and justice to the world, as you pass through some of the best Gurudwara and sacred pools of Punjab. This is the best Sikh pilgrimage tour one can have in India, offering only the best options for every tourist at a hurry. The package includes the best Delhi and Amritsar Gurudwaras, and not to forget, the Golden temple that is universally accepted as a hallmark of religious buildings. 

Day 01 : Arrive Delhi 
Arrive Delhi and transfer to hotel. Afternoon half day visit to Gurudwara Sisganj, Gurudwara Bangla Sahib and Gurudwara Rakabganj. Overnight at hotel. 

Day 02 : Delhi - Chandigarh - Parivar Vichhora - Anandpur Sahib - Chandigarh 
Drive to Chandigarh (238 kms / 05 hours). Check in at hotel. Afternoon visit Parivar Vichorra ( 52 kms / 02 hrs ) and drive to Anandpur Sahib ( 30 kms / 01 hr ) -fortress temple situated on the left bank of the river Satluj founded by the ninth Sikh Guru, Guru Tegh Bahadur. It was here that the Sikh religion acquired its final military character. Drive back to Chandigarh. Overnight at hotel. 

Day 03 : Chandigarh - Amritsar
Morning sightseeing tour of Chandigarh, visiting the Museum, High Court, Assembly Chamber and Rock Garden. Afternoon drive to Amrltsar (250 kms/06.50 hrs), situated on the north -western border of the country. The 400 years old city, founded by the fourth guru of the Sikhs, Guru Ramdas , has been the seat of the Sikh religion and culture from its very inception. It is renowned for the famous Golden Temple. Amritsar, literally -'Pool of Nectar' derives its name from the holy pond around the temple. The land for the pool was gifted by the Moghul Emperor Akbar. Check in at hotel on arrival. Overnight at hotel. 
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Day 04 : Amritsar - Tarn Taran - Gobindwal - Hazoor Sahib - Amritsar
Morning excursion to Tarn Taran (22 kms / 45 minutes), famous for a gurudwara standing on the side of a large tank and built in honour of Guru Arjun Dev. Lepers come from far -off places to have a dip in the tank, for it is believed that its water can help cure leprosy. Proceed to Gobindwal (23 kms /30 minutes) , a short run from Tarn Taran connected to the memory of Guru Amardas who lived there. A gurudwara built by the Guruji still stands there. Since no place was available for a tank, an underground 'Baoli' was constructed near the gurudwara with a flight of 84 steps leading to it. Continue onto Hazoor Sahib (10 kms / 15 minutes) , where the Samadhi (memorial) of the second Sikh guru, Guru Angad Dev ji , was built by Maharaja Ranjit Singh in 1815. Return to Amritsar. Afternoon visit the Golden Temple - built in the midst of the holy pool by Maharaja Ranjit Singh in 1803. It is also known as Darbar Sahib or Har Mandir Sahib. The dome of the temple is covered with an estimated 400 kgs of gold leaf, hence its popular name the 'Golden Temple'. The interiors of the temple, like wise, decorated by inlay work with delicate floral patterns are done with semi precious stones. Adjoining the pool is Akal Takht , established by the sixth Sikh guru, Guru Hargobind Singh. It is seat of the supreme head of the Sikh religious authority. Overnight at hotel. 

Churches of South India Tour

Basically prepared for the Christian devotee, this tour package takes care of four of the most cherished tourist destinations of India, namely Chennai, Mumbai, Kerala and Goa. The churches are splendidly built and still bear the mark of different cultures, far from India, who came and made base stations while on Business or for other purposes. During the tour, one gets to see the famous Churches in some of the most attracting cities such as Kochi, Chennai, Madurai, Trivandrum and Chennai. 

Day 01 : Arrive Chennai
On arrival you are transferred to your hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 02 : Chennai - Thanjavur (342 kms/ 8 hrs)
Morning embark on a full day tour of Chennai City and (its various Churches). The famous church are St. Mary's Church, St. George, St. Thomas, San Thome Cathedral etc. Evening you are transferred to the railway station to board overnight train to Thanjavur. Overnight on board. (about 8 hrs journey)

Day 03 : Thanjavur - Velankanni
On arrival at the railway station you are transferred to your hotel. Later excursion to Velankanni - made in honour of Our Lady of Health the Madonna of Velankanni. Overnight at hotel.
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Day 04 : Velankanni - Madurai
Morning drive to Madurai (267 kms/ 6 hrs) en route visiting Trichy. Rest of the day is at leisure or you can visit near by churches. Overnight at hotel.

Day 05 : Madurai - Trivandrum
Morning drive to Trivandrum (254 kms / 5 hrs) and check into your hotel. Afternoon visit one of the famous churches and offer prayer. Overnight at hotel

Day 06 : Trivandrum - Kollam - Kottayam
Morning drive to Kollam (71 kms / 2 hrs) and tour the area. Later you are transferred to Kottayam by boat. On arrival you are transferred to your hotel. Rest the day is at leisure. Overnight at hotel

Day 07 : Kottayam - Cochin
Morning a half-day tour of Kottayam visiting Syrian Christian Community and ancient Churches like the Valia Palli, the Cheria Palli and St. Mary's Church. Later drive to Cochin (70 kms / 2 hrs) and check into your hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 08 : In Cochin
Morning a full day tour of Cochin city and the famous St. Franes Church. Evening enjoy a Kathakali Dance show. Overnight at hotel.

Day 09 : Cochin - Kozikode (Calicut) (224 kms / 5 hrs)
Morning drive to Kozhikode 224 kms / 5 hrs, and check into you hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight at hotel
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Day 10 : In Kozhikode
Morning a half- day tour of Kozhikode City and its Churches. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 11 : Kozhikode - Goa 
Morning you are transferred to the airport to board flight to Goa. Afternoon free to relax on the beach.

Day 12 : In Goa
Morning a halfday tour Old Goa and its churches. Basilica of born Jesus, the body of St. Francis Xavier, the most famous and popular of all churches in Goa. Also visit Se Cathedral, the biggest in Goa, Churches of St. Francis of Assiss St. Cajetan Church, built in the style of St. Peter's Basilica in Rome. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 13 : In Goa
Day free to relax on the beach.

Day 14 : Goa - Mumbai
Transfer to airport to connect flight for Mumbai. Afternoon visit Mahim Church in central Mumbai. Overnight at hotel.

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Day 04 : Velankanni - Madurai
Morning drive to Madurai (267 kms/ 6 hrs) en route visiting Trichy. Rest of the day is at leisure or you can visit near by churches. Overnight at hotel.

Day 05 : Madurai - Trivandrum
Morning drive to Trivandrum (254 kms / 5 hrs) and check into your hotel. Afternoon visit one of the famous churches and offer prayer. Overnight at hotel

Day 06 : Trivandrum - Kollam - Kottayam
Morning drive to Kollam (71 kms / 2 hrs) and tour the area. Later you are transferred to Kottayam by boat. On arrival you are transferred to your hotel. Rest the day is at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 07 : Kottayam - Cochin
Morning a half-day tour of Kottayam visiting Syrian Christian Community and ancient Churches like the Valia Palli, the Cheria Palli and St. Mary's Church. Later drive to Cochin (70 kms / 2 hrs) and check into your hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 08 : In Cochin
Morning a full day tour of Cochin city and the famous St. Franes Church. Evening enjoy a Kathakali Dance show. Overnight at hotel.

Day 09 : Cochin - Kozikode (Calicut) (224 kms / 5 hrs)
Morning drive to Kozhikode 224 kms / 5 hrs, and check into you hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight at hotel

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Day 10 : In Kozhikode
Morning a half- day tour of Kozhikode City and its Churches. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 11 : Kozhikode - Goa
Morning you are transferred to the airport to board flight to Goa. Afternoon free to relax on the beach.

Day 12 : In Goa
Morning a halfday tour Old Goa and its churches. Basilica of born Jesus, the body of St. Francis Xavier, the most famous and popular of all churches in Goa. Also visit Se Cathedral, the biggest in Goa, Churches of St. Francis of Assiss St. Cajetan Church, built in the style of St. Peter's Basilica in Rome. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 13 : In Goa
Day free to relax on the beach.

Day 14 : Goa - Mumbai
Transfer to airport to connect flight for Mumbai. Afternoon visit Mahim Church in central Mumbai. Overnight at hotel.

Day 15 : Mumbai - Out
Morning city tour of Mumbai. Afternoon transfer to airport to connect flight for onward destinations.
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