Golden Triangle Tour 8 Days With Haridwar & Rishikesh

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Overview

haridwar city positioned in the foothills of the Shivalik, represents the point where the Ganga reaches the plains. It is famous for being blessed by trinity of Lord Shiva, Vishnu, and Brahma. The name Haridwar (Hardwar) has been derived from two words, 'Har' means Shiva, 'Hari' means Vishnu, and Dwar means gate. Haridwar is thus the gateway to the two holy shrines of Shiva and Vishnu in Badrinath and Kedarnath, respectively. Places to See in Haridwar are Har-ki-Pauri ghat is one of the most sacred Ghats in India as Maha arti is performed on this ghat every evening. Haridwar is famous for its Ganges ceremony (Ganga Aarti) that is celebrated at 7 pm each night. Other places to see include Mayapuri and Kankhal, which are near Haridwar. Mansa Devi is a temple located on top of a hill called the Bilwa Parvat. One can reached the temple, by the rope way or one can take the normal trekking route to the top.
Rishikesh is virtually a town of saints, sages and scholars. Rishikesh is a rare religious center located on the right bank of river Ganga. There are a number of Ashrams where religious discourses are held. The place is also a renowned center for yoga teachings. Rishikesh is also an attraction for foreign pilgrims who want to know about Hinduism and who want to spend some time close to the Lord. 43-kms from Dehradun & 24-kms from Haridwar, Rishikesh is situated amidst a calm environment, impressive water front, dense forest and hills. Apart from being known as the land of Gods, Rishikesh is also the Mecca for peace seeker through Yoga and meditation

Destinations Covered: Delhi- Rishikesh-Haridwar –Agra-Jaipur-Delhi.

Golden Triangle Tour 8 Days With Haridwar & Rishikesh

Day 1

Arrive Delhi

On arrival at Delhi airport or railway station, our representative will meet you to pick you up and transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day is at your leisure. Stay overnight at the hotel in Delhi.

Day 2

City Tour of Delhi

This morning after breakfast first you will visit old Delhi. The Raj Ghat, Red fort & Jama Masjid are important places to visit, you may also visit Chandni Chowk, spice market etc. Later on proceed to visit the New Delhi. The Qutub Minar, tallest stone tower in India, imposing India Gate and the Rastrapathi Bhawan, Laxmi Narayan Temple, Lotus Temple and, newly built Akshardham temple are of much significance. By evening return to your hotel for overnight stay.

Day 3

Delhi to Rishikesh

This morning after breakfast, you will be transferred by road to Rishikesh, an ancient place which is famous for its Ashrams and for grand viewing of Ganges. Check in at hotel. In the evening visit Triveni Ghat to view the holy Ganges Aarti. Later back to your Hotel for night stay. Overnight at hotel.

Day 4

Rishikesh City Tour & Holy Ganges Aarti Haridwar.

This morning after breakfast visit Laxman Jhula, Ashrams, some of which are internationally recognized as centre of Philosophical studies, yoga and meditation. Later drive to Haridwar. After Check in at Hotel visit Daksh Prajapati Temple, Ananand Mai Ashram, Parad (Mercury) Shivling in Kankhal Region, Mansa Devi and Chandi Devi (both by ropeway), Bharat Mata Mandir, etc . By evening visit Har Ki Pauri to view the holy Ganges Aarti. Later back to your Hotel for night stay. Overnight at hotel.

Day 5

Haridwar to Agra

This early morning you may visti the Har Ki Pauri to take the Holy Bath in River Gange. Later proceed to Mughal city Agra and check into your hotel. Rest of the day is free at your leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 6

Visit to Taj Mahal & Drive to Jaipur

This morning after breakfast visit the Agra fort, built by the great Emperor Akbar, and the famous Taj Mahal-the symbol of love, built by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal. Later on proceed to Jaipur. Enroute you will visit the Fatehpur Sikri, the deserted red sandstone city built by the Mughal Emperor Akbar. Overnight at hotel in Jaipur.

Day 7

Jaipur City Tour

This morning after breakfast visit the Amber fort, built in 16th century, enjoy an elephant ride at Amber. Drive past the Hawa Mahal-a Palace of winds. In the afternoon you will visit the city palace and museum, walk to adjacent Jantar Mantar an astronomical observatory. Rest of the evening is at leisure. Stay overnight at hotel in Jaipur.

Day 8

Jaipur to Delhi & Transfer to Airport.

This morning after breakfast you will be transferred back to Delhi. On arrival at Delhi transfer to International Airport to board your onward flight.

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