HARIDWAR WITH MATHURA VRINDAVAN
DURATION:- 07 NIGHTS AND 08 DAYS
DESTINATION COVERED:-Delhi - Mathura - Vrindavan - Agra - Delhi - Haridwar - Rishikesh - Delhi
Day 1 : Arrive - Delhi
Arrival on Delhi Airport, railway station , our representative will greet you and assist you to our hotel. Overnight stay will be at Hotel in Delhi.
Day 2 : Delhi
Today morning, after breakfast you will depart for sightseeing of Old Delhi visit:- Ferozshah Kotla, Rajghat, Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Chandni Chowk and Lakshmi Narayan Temple. Return to hotel for lunch. After lunch depart for sightseeing of New Delhi visit:- India Gate, Humayun's Tomb, Bahai Temple, Qutab Minar, Iron Pillar and driving through the Diplomatic Enclave to see the various High Commission, Central Secretariat Buildings, Rashtrapati Bhawan and The Parliament House. Return to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 03 : Delhi - Agra
After breakfast proceed for Agra Sightseeing – Taj Mahal & Red Fort then transfer to Jaipur. Overnight stay at Agra.
The Taj Mahal is the epitome of Mughal art and one of the most famous buildings in the world. Yet there have been few serious studies of it and no full analysis of its architecture and meaning. Ebba Koch, an important scholar, has been permitted to take measurements of the complex and has been working on the palaces and gardens of Shah Jahan for thirty years and on the Taj Mahal itself—the tomb of the emperor's wife, Mumtaz Mahal—for a decade.
Agra Fort – Near the garden of the Taj Mahal stands the important 16th century Mughal monument known as the Red Fort of Agra. This powerful fortress of red sandstone encompasses, within its 2.5kms long enclosure walls the imperial city of the Mughal rulers. It comprises many fairytale palaces, such as the Jahangir Palace and the khas mahal, built by Shah Jahan.
Day 04 : Agra - Mathura / Vrindavan - Delhi
Early morning after breakfast 50 km. drive to Mathura the Birth Place of Lord Krishna. You can see the Jail (Prison), Where the Lord Krishna Born. There is many temples, Ashrams and other places where the Lord Krishna Lived there Childhood and became after the King. After Lunch you will proceed for Vrindavan and visit the WORLD Famous Banke Bihari Temple, Iscon Temple and other temples. In after, you will be driven to Amber, the capital of the gallant Rajputs from 1037 to 1728 AD. We ride the elephant back and reach the Fort situated on the hill and then visit the Fort Palace. Later we visit the City Palace, Birla Temple, Jantar Mantar.
Day 06 : Delhi / Haridwar.
Early morning post breakfast drive to Haridwar. It is located at the foothills of the lower Himalayan Shivalik Mountains, on the banks of River Ganges (Ganga), and is an important pilgrimage site for the Hindus. When the Ganges leaves the mountains and enters the plains, Haridwar is the first major town on the plains. Though the Ganges does not lose its rapids completely, nevertheless it becomes very quiet and calm here. Haridwar has earned fame as being the place, which has been blessed by the trinity of the Lords Shiva, Vishnu and Brahma. It is also one of the major Shaktipeeths. Down the ages, Haridwar has purified the mind, the body and the soul of people not only in spiritual or religious terms but as a major learning centre for arts, science and culture. Upon arrival check-in the hotel. Later in the afternoon visit Mansa Devi temple and in the evening enjoy the spectacular view of 'Aarti' at Har Ki Pauri. In the evening spend your time on the Ghat. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 07 : Haridwar - Rishikesh – Haridwar.
After breakfast, we drive to Rishikesh, a very important Hindu pilgrimage site. This is also a cluster of a number of Ashrams and temples giving the entire place a spiritual feeling. The ceaseless flow of the river, regarded as Goddess Ganga adds to the beauty and the purity of the place. Along the river, the area is filled with thick green forests in the all-mountainous region. Rishikesh is famous for its yoga sessions that are taught here by many yoga experts. Besides the sadhus and saints, a mass of tourists too visit this place every year to have a look at this place. If the wonderful scenery and the numerous pilgrimage sites were not enough, Rishikesh also makes some of the most popular adventure sport destinations of India. River rafting, trekking, rock climbing, hiking etc are some of the activities one can easily opt for here. We will be visiting Laxman Jhula, Ram Jhula, Geeta Bhawan and other temples & ashrams, later in the evening drive back to Hotel in Haridwar for overnight stay.
Day 08 : Haridwar- Delhi.
Today morning, after breakfast, rest of the time at leisure on the banks of the holi river Ganges and visiting Ashram. Later in the afternoon we drive back to Delhi. On arrival transfer to International Airport Delhi or precede your onward Journey.
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