01 : ARRIVE DELHI
Arrive Delhi in the evening. Upon
arrival, you shall met & assisted with your baggages at the airport
by our executive and transferred to prebooked hotel.
Delhi : India's capital
& a major gateway to the country, contemporary Delhi is a bustling
metropolis which successfully combines in its fold the ancient & the
modern. Its strategic location was one of the prime reasons why successive
dynasties chose it as their seat of power. New Delhi also reflects the
legacy the British left behind . The division between New & Old Delhi
is the distinction between the capitals of the British & the Moghuls
respectively. So, wherever the visitor goes, he will invariably confront
the city's past
02 : DELHI
full day city tour of old & modern capital of India. Visit Jama
Masjid, the largest mosque in India. Built by Shah Jahan, the construction
was started in 1844 and was not completed until 1658 ; Red Fort,
which was also built by Shah Jehan. This massive fort was built from 1638
to 1648 ; Chandni Chowk and Rajghat - the cremation site
of Mahatma Gandhi. Witness the India Gate, the Presidents House &
the Parliament. Visit Humayun's Tomb : built in mid
16th century this is an early example of Mughal architecture ; Qutab
Minar. The tour ends with a visit to Laxmi Narayan Temple (Birla
DAY 03 : DELHI - HARIDWAR (TRAIN) - RISHIKESH
Morning transfer to railway station to board the train for
transfer to hotel. After a welcome drink and acclimatization briefing
about the whole program, followed by introduction to the Yoga teacher.
Evening dinner.& overnight hotel.
Early morning drive or walk to the yoga centre in Rishikesh
for yoga class followed by relaxation of body & mind. After relaxation
learn about breath awareness exercise
& stretching exercise. After yogic breakfast Evening in-house yoga
& traditional meditation class with visiting instructor . Late evening
visit the Ghats for Arti, dedicated to Goddesses Ganga.
DAY 05 : RISHIKESH
Early morning drive or
walk to the centre .Today we will do relaxation, asana, followed up by
yognindra. After nutritious breakfast, day free for own activities. Optional
you can take rafting trip or can do temple tour for half a day.
Evening followed by modern meditation. and class of suggestion therapy.
DAY 06 : RISHIKESH
we'll get training for PRANAVAM (advance breathing), Dynamic yoga.
advance yoga postures. After breakfast drive up to Vashist Gufa.
The entire drive is along the river Ganges towards the source for about
an hour. Arrive and explore vashistha Goofa (cave), where famous saint
Vasistha, meditated. A perfect place for transcendental meditation. Late
afternoon drive back to resort. Evening meditation & lecture. Dinner
and overnight at hotel
07 : RISHIKESH
Early morning wake up for Pranayam & advance techinque of Yoga.
Evening followed by meditation and curative yoga. Meals and overnight
. one can take optional trip to Devprayag, one
of the five most important confluences of Garhwal Himalayas. Arrive and
explore the area. Also visit 10th centaury old temple of Ragunath ji.
08 : RISHIKESH
Early morning followed up by VIPASANA class. Evening curative
Yoga and meditation class. Dinner and Overnight Nature Camp Resort.
09 : RISHIKESH - HARIDWAR - DELHI
Early morning practice advance posture of yoga & vipasna .Day
free for own activities. Evening meditation and question answer session.
Evening the course terminates. Later transfer to the railway station to
board train for Delhi. On arrival in Delhi meet and assist at the railway
station and transfer to prebooked hotel.
: DELHI - AGRA
Early morning drive to the city of Taj. Arrive Agra
& check-in at prebooked hotel.
Afternoon visit the Red fort - the
rusty and majestic red- sandstone fort of Agra stands on the banks
of the river Yamuna and the construction was started by Emperor Akbar
in 1566. At the Diwan-I-Am (hall of public audience),a colonnaded
hall of red-sandstone with a throne alcoveof inlaid marble at the back,the
Emperor heard public petitions. At the Diwan-I-Khas (hall of private
audience) where marble pavilions with floral inlays lend an
ethereal ambience, the Emperor sat on his gem-studded peacock Throne
and met foreign ambassadors and rulers of friendly kingdoms.
Later at sunset visit the magnificient Taj Mahal - one of the seven wonders
of the world surely the most extravagant expression of love ever
created. 20,000 men laboured for over 17 years to build this memorial
to Shah Jahan's beloved wife.
Day 11 : AGRA - FATEHPUR SIKRI - JAIPUR
After breakfast drive to Jaipur,
the fabled "pink city" of the desert named after Jai Singh, the former
Maharaja of Jaipur. This is the only city in the world symbolizing
the nine divisions of the universe through the nine rectangular sectors
subdividing it. The palaces and forts of the yesteryears, which were witnesses
to the royal processions and splendours are now living monuments enroute
visiting Fatehpur Sikri-a perfectly preserved red sandstone "ghost town" which
was the estranged capital of mughal emperor Akbar, built in 1569 and deserted
when its water supply failed. Arrive Jaipur in late evening & transfer
to hotel. Night stay in Jaipur.
12 : JAIPUR
After breakfast, visit
the majestic Amber Fort, is one that cannot be easily described. Ride
up on Elephants to the former capital of the royals set against the backdrop
of the wooded hills. Later visit the Palace of Winds also known as Hawa
mahal, this elaborate building, now little more than a fašade, is encrusted
with delicate screen sand carved balconies from which the royal ladies,
confined to their quarters, could sneak views of the outside world. Past,
present and future merge at Jai Singh's observatory, where time has been
accurately measured since the 17th
: JAIPUR - DELHI
After breakfast, drive to Delhi. Arrive
Delhi and check-in at prebooked hotel. Rest of the day
free for individual activities.
: DEPART DELHI
Transfer to airport to board flight back home/onward