Himalayan Yoga Tour
Destinations Covered: Delhi – Haridwar – Rishikesh – Delhi
Duration: 10 Days/9 Nights
Day 1- Arriving at Delhi:
Our representative will receive you at Delhi airport/ railway station and assist you to the hotel pre-booked for you for checking-in. Spend the rest of the day in leisure and exploring the neighbouring regions on foot, enjoying the street food and other activities. Spend the night at the Delhi hotel.
Day 2- At Delhi:
Post breakfast on day 2 you will explore the tourist spots of the National Capital which includes the ‘Akshardham’ temple in which you can opt for boat ride while watching an ‘Indian Heritage’ documentary. Post lunch you can visit the ‘Puran Qila’, the ‘Qutub Minar’, the ‘Red Fort’ and ‘India Gate’. Return to the hotel for spending the night.
Day 3- Delhi to Haridwar:
Day 3 starts with breakfast after which you will be assisted for boarding the train to Haridwar. As you reach Haridwar you will be taken to the hotel that has been booked in advance, for your lodging. After checking-in you can rest for the day or opt to visit the temples of this place along with taking a dip into the waters of Ganges. Be a part of the ‘Evening Aarti’ at ‘Har-ki-Paudi’ and get back to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 4- At Haridwar:
Day 4 will start with a yoga session for two hours. The breakfast served to you will also be light according to your instructor’s guidelines. Post the yoga session as well as breakfast you can leave for sightseeing. First you will start with visiting the ancient temple of ‘Daksha’, dedicated to Shiva. Then you will move on the ‘Shivlingam’ visit that is made out of mercury solidified. In the evening you will have another session of yoga after which you can stroll in the ‘Har-ki-Paudi’ for evening Aarti and then spend the night in the resort.
Day 5- Haridwar Continued:
Day 5 calls for another morning yoga session. After you have your ‘yogic breakfast’ you will visit the ‘Chandi Devi’ temple that is situated on top of a hill. You can either opt for trekking up to the hill or take a ‘cable car’ ride instead. As you reach the top you will be exposed to an amazing and mesmerizing ambience overlooking the town of Haridwar. In the afternoon learn more about Ayurveda and Yoga through books and in the evening you can site for yet another session of yoga. Have your dinner and spend the night at the hotel.
Day 6- Haridwar to Rajaji National Park:
Day 6 will start with another session of yoga followed by breakfast. After freshening up you can visit the Rajaji National Park for spotting wildlife species such as elephants, tigers, ghorals, deer and leopards while on your safari ride. This national park shelters more than 400 bird species if you are a bird lover. In the later part of the day you can visit the local Gujjar tribe and learn more about their lifestyle. Get back to the hotel for another session of yoga after which you will be served dinner and spend the night at the hotel.
Day 7- Haridwar Continued:
In the morning of day 7 you will have one more session of yoga. After a light breakfast you will get to interact with the experts in yoga for more information on meditation and yoga. The day 7 Afternoon will be dedicated to a meeting with astrologer to help you solve your queries related to the future. In the evening you can visit the local bazaar for shopping. Dinner will be served at the hotel and spend the night in the hotel.
Day 8- Haridwar to Rishikesh:
After your regular session of yoga on day 8 you will have breakfast and leave for Rishikesh by road. This place is famous for the meditation and yoga ashrams along with the temples. As you arrive here you will check-in at the camp and rest for some time. Go for a stroll in the later part of the day and then be back for dinner, bonfire and night stay.
Day 9- At Rishikesh:
Day 9 in Rishikesh will start with another session of yoga and after breakfast you will go for river rafting on the Ganges River. Rishikesh rafting is considered pretty difficult. While rafting, you will be exposed to the grade 3 level of rapids along an 18 km stretch. Rest the afternoon and have dinner along with bonfire at night. Overnight enjoy stay at the camp.
Day 10- Rishikesh to Delhi:
On the final day you will start for Haridwar railway station and once you reach Delhi you will be escorted by the our representative to the Delhi airport/ railway station to get back home with a healthy body and stress-free relaxed mind.