North India Pilgrimage
Duration: 11 Days
Itinerary At Glance:
Commence a spiritual journey through North India with Ghum India Ghum, a leading tour operator in India. This tour package offers a comprehensive exploration of Delhi, Varanasi, Sarnath, Allahabad, Ayodhya, Agra, Mathura, Vrindavan, Haridwar, and Rishikesh.
Your journey begins in Delhi, where you'll explore the city's historical temples. Next, you'll visit Varanasi and Sarnath, some of the oldest living cities in the world known for their spiritual significance.
The adventure continues in Allahabad and Ayodhya. Allahabad, also known as Prayagraj, is a major pilgrimage site, while Ayodhya is known as the birthplace of Lord Rama.
Next, you'll visit Agra, home to the iconic Taj Mahal, a symbol of love and architectural marvel. Then you'll explore Mathura and Vrindavan, the birthplace of Lord Krishna.
Finally, you'll head to Haridwar and Rishikesh, two of the most important Hindu pilgrimage sites in North India.
With Ghum India Ghum, one of the best travel companies in India and a reputable DMC for India, your North India Hindu pilgrimage tour will be an unforgettable experience. So why wait? Commence your spiritual journey today!
Itinerary at Glance :-
Day 01:- Arrive Delhi and Delhi Sightseeing tour ( Red Fort, Lotus Temple, Humayun Tomb are closed on Monday)
On arrival at Delhi airport, our representative will meet and greet outside exit gate#5 on your north India Pilgrimage tour, later go for Old Delhi city tour- by visiting the Raj Ghat, driving pasting Red fort, Than visit Jama Masjid- India Largest Mosque are important places to visit, you may also visit Chandni Chowk, spice market etc. Fo better understanding of Old Delhi tour you may go for Rickshaw ride tour(optional) and ride through the bazaars and streets of Old Delhi (Optional cost). Later on proceed for city tour of New Delhi. The Qutub Minar, which is UNESCO Heritage site in Delhi and tallest stone tower in India, imposing India Gate and the Rastrapathi Bhawan, Laxmi Narayan Temple, Lotus Temple. Post finishing place to visit in Delhi tour or perfect itinerary for Delhi tour. Drop to Hotel, Relaxing night stay in Delhi.
Day 02:- Delhi to Varanasi(By Flight own Expense) and Varanasi holy city tour
On arrival at Oldest city of world Varanasi meet and greet our representative, Later do hotel check in and after few hours of relaxation. This afternoon post lunch you will visit to Annapurna Devi, Manas Temple, Vishwanath Temple, Sankat Mochan, Durga Kund, Vishalakshi Devi and Birla Temple – Banaras Hindu University, later visit famous ghats of Varanasi :- Harishchand, Manikarnaka also known as burning ghat (It is believed that a dead human's soul finds salvation, when cremated here), Dashashwamedh Ghat,etc. In the evening time, watch the world famous Ganga Aarti. After completion of memorable places to visit in Varanasi or best itinerary for Varansi tour, enjoy your overnight stay in Kashi.
Day 03:- Varanasi (Boat ride)- Sarnath- Varanasi
In early morning one can choose to take subah-e-benaras(Sunrise of Varanasi) boat trip to enjoy the sunrise and also see historical ghats of Varanasi. In the boat trip one can understand tradition, culture of kashi.Later in afternoon visit Sarnath is the place where Lord Buddha had preached his sermon/dharma to his first five disciples after attaining enlightenment. In Sarnath visit Dhamek Stupa - most visited and known as most important Buddhist shrine in the world. Later also visit museum, Thai temple, Main temple, these are places to visit in Sarnath. Later returm to hotel for relaxing overnight stay in Varanasi.
Day 04:- Varanasi to Allahabad
This morning post yummy breakfast at hotel, start your 3rd day of Kashi Pilgrimage, by proceeding to Allahabad day tour from Varanasi, Allahabad is an ancient city and it also an important holy city like Kashi, Allahabad is also know as Prayagraj, It is mentioned in vedas that Lord Brahma performed the very first yajna in this land. Prayagraj is the place where three famous holy river of India Ganga, Yamuna and Sarasvati meet each other meeting point is called Triveni Sangam where you can take holy bath and later visit Bada hanuman, Patalpuri, Akshayvat, Bhardwaj Ashram, Anand bhawan old residence of famous Nehru family which is now transformed into a museum, After Completion of Places to visit in Allahabad or Itinerary for Allahabad tour, Overnight stay in Varanasi.
Day 05:- Allahabad to Ayodhya to Lucknow
In morning post healthy breakfast at hotel, Travel to Ayodhaya from Allahabad on ayodhya tour package - also known as Saket, is an ancient city of India, which is the birthplace of Rama and setting of the epic Ramayana. and later full day sightseeing tour of Ayodhya, Visit Ramjanam bhumi, Hanuman Garhi, Kanak Bhawan, Ramkot. Post Places to visit in Ayodhya tour or best Itinerary tour for Ayodhya, drive to Lucknow. Overnight in Lucknow.
Day 06:- Lucknow half day local and Lucknow to Agra (350kms/5hrs)
Post mouth-watering breakfast, check out and go for places to visit in Lucknow like Bara Imambara and Chota Imambara of Lucknow, Lucknow Zoo, Hazratganj Market, Post best itinerary tour of Lucknow drive to driving to Mughal city Agra via newly build expressway and On your arrival in Agra check-into your pre-booked hotel. Rest of the day free for relaxing.
Day 07:- Agra sightseeing tour (230kms/4hrs)
This is one of the exciting day of the tour, post breakfast check out and go for sightseeing tour of Agra city starts with Taj Mahal tour, the visit or time spend to the Taj Mahal will long be remembered by you, Listed among most amazing Seven Wonders of the World, the Taj Mahal is the emblem of eternal love. The Taj Mahal was built in 1653 by late Mughal emperor Shah Jahan. Built with white marble, this monument is on top of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. This epitome of love leaves the visitors speechless with its architectural magnificence. In the presence of moon light, it excels like a flawlessly carved diamond; looking as if instantly out of some magical saga and Later visit the Huge Agra fort or Red fort of Agra a UNESCO world heritage site and 2nd most famous monument of Agra, built by the great Emperor Akbar, this was main residence of Mughal rulers till 1638 buit of Red stand stones. if time permit, you may also visit Tomb of I'timād-ud-Daulah also know as Baby Taj Mahal. Post completion of Palce to visit in Agra tour or best itinerary for Agra, Later return back to hotel and overnight at stay at hotel
Day 08:- Agra to Delhi (via Mathura & Vrindavan)( Temples are closed between 1-4pm)
Savour a tasty breakfast at hotel, check out from hotel and drive to Delhi on the way visit twin spiritual city Mathura and Vrindavan which are visited by lakhs of devotees every month. Holy city Mathura is “Birth Place of Lord Krishna” and Later go for places to visit in Vrindavan or temples tour of Vrindavan starts with Banke Bihari temple, Iskcon temple, Prem Temple, if time permits may visit Nidhivana, radha raman temple or other hotels. Post Mathura and Vrindavan tour package, drive to Delhi. Overnight in Delhi
Day 09:- Delhi to Haridwar Local (200kms/5hrs)
This morning after yummy Breakfast at hotel, Check out and drive to other famous spiritual town of Haridwar, it is an ancient and holy city of India, People from all across India comes here for taking holy dip in river Ganges. Post Check in at Hotel go for places to visit in Haridwar tour starts with Daksh Prajapati Temple, Parad (Mercury) Shivling in Kankhal Region, Ananand Mai Ashram, Mansa Devi and Chandi Devi (both by ropeway, own expense)), Famous Bharat Mata Mandir, etc . By evening visit Har Ki Pauri to participate in the holy Ganges Aarti. Later back to your Hotel for night stay. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10:- Haridwar to Rishikesh local (20kms/1hr)
Morning after heavenly breakfast at hotel, drive to next famous destination which hold very special place in India as per Hindu religion. Rishikesh is a spiritual town situated on the bank of Ganges and is surrounded by huge Shivalik range of the Himalayas on three sides. Rishikesh is the city is famous as a center for studying yoga and meditation also called Yoga capital of the world. On arrival check in Hotel. Post check in go for places to visit in Rishikesh starts with Temples and Gahts, Visit two famous hanging bridges Laxman Jhulla and Ram Jhulla, Parmarth Niketan Ashram, Triveni Ghat, and Shivananda Ashram. Evening participate in famous Ganga aarti. Overnight in Rishikesh.
Day 11:- Haridwar to Delhi drop (230kms/5-6hrs)
After the breakfast, pack your bag and baggages with a promise of come back to India for Incredible India tour or North India Pilgrimage tour. Proceed to Delhi Airport/Railway station on time to board your flight/train with a lot of sweet memories of your holidays
- Accomodation on Single/Double/ Twin sharing as per booking
- Comprehensive Package for 09 Nights/ 10 Days
- Welcome drink (non alcoholic) on arrival.
- Meal Plan Will Be On Cpai (Room + Breakfast ).
- All transfer in By Air Conditioned Private car. (ac will not work on hills)
- All sightseeing As Per The Itinerary
- Airport Pick -up & Drop
- All Parkings,Toll
- Inter State Taxes
- Driver Allowance
- All Hotel Taxes
- 500ml packaged water daily per person
- Package cost as per 02 person travelling together
- Website costing as per standard hotels, email us for upgraded hotels packages
For Solo Traveler Paid extra USD 550 Extra
Rate will be change during summer and New Year times in hill stations
- Meals Not Mentioned In The Itinerary
- Entry Fees To Monuments And Palaces.
- Anything Not Mentioned In The Inclusions.
- Porterage At Hotels And Airports, Tips, Insurance, Laundry, Liquors, Wine, Etc.
- All Items Of Personal Nature.
- Any Cost Arising Due To Natural Calamities Like Landslides, Roadblocks, Etc.
- Any Increase In Taxes Or Fuel Leading To An Increase In Surface Transport.
- Mandatory X- Mas / New Year Eve Supplementary Charges , That Should Be Paid By The Guest Directly To The Hotels Concerned..
Hotel will be same or Similar Category hotel depends on availability
Kedarnath Dham Yatra (by Helicopter/Pony)
**All tours are organised and managed by government authorised travel agency and guides. Ghum India Ghum is registered with Government of Delhi(India) under act 1932 no. 9 and Also registered under Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India & Tourism Department of India.