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Home > India Tour Packages > North India Pilgrimage Tour
North India Pilgrimage Tour
Duration : 12 Nights & 13 Days
Destination : Delhi - Varanasi - Allahabad - Ayodhya - Lucknow - Agra - Mathura - Delhi - Haridwar - Rishikesh – Delhi

Day 01 : Arrive Delhi
Today upon your arrival at Delhi International airport, our company representative shall meet you and assist you to the hotel for check in formalities. Welcome to the land of Gods, rituals, customs and prayers that is holy India. Today your full day is free at leisure to explore the city on your own. Overnight stay is in Delhi.

Day 02 : Delhi Sightseeing
Today morning after having breakfast in hotel, proceed for the city sightseeing tour of Old Delhi and New Delhi which includes visit to Laxmi Narayan Temple also known as Birla Mandir, is one of Delhi's major temples and a major tourist attraction. The temple is dedicated to Laxmi (the goddess of prosperity) and Narayana (The preserver) and was inaugurated by Mahatma Gandhi on the condition that people of all castes will be allowed to enter the temple. Iskcon Temple – this temple is a center of Asian Headquarter of Bahai faith which is built in the shape of lotus. The temple has got beautifully designed architect which is devoted to Radha Krishna. This symbol of peace is known for being one of the most visited buildings in world. Next visit Chattarpur Mandir - the architect of the temple is similar to South Indian architecture and dedicated to Goddess Durga. Later also visit Raj Ghat where Mahatma Gandhi was buried. It is a black marble platform that marks the spot of Mahatma Gandhi's cremation. Qutub Minar - the tallest stone tower in the country dating back to 1193 AD. Later also drive past to India Gate, Parliament House which is also known as Rashtrapati Bhawan, the President's Residence and would end with a drive through the Diplomatic Enclave. Overnight stay is in Delhi.

Day 03 : Delhi – Varanasi (By Flight)
Today morning after having breakfast transfer to Delhi airport to board the flight towards Varanasi. Varanasi is the place where the trinity – The Ganges, Shiva and Kashi join together to lead for bliss. The city is considered as the oldest breathing city of the World and the holiest city of India. On arrival at Varanasi airport, our company representative shall meet you and assist you to the hotel with the check in formalities. Later in afternoon, after some relaxation enjoy a half day excursion tour to Sarnath which is a very famous Buddhist site. It holds a great importance for Buddhist pilgrims as it is the place where Buddha delivered his first sermon after attaining enlightenment in Bodh Gaya. Later in evening be the part of eye catching grand Ganges aarti ceremony on the ghats. Overnight stay is in Varanasi.

Day 04 : Varanasi Sightseeing

Today early morning enjoy a leisure boat cruise on River Ganges to witness the way of life of pilgrims by the Ghats.Later after having breakfast in hotel enjoy the sightseeing tour of the holiest city of India which includes visit to Vishwanath Temple which is the most famous of all Hindu temples, dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple stands on the western bank of the holy river Ganges. Durga Temple which is devoted to Hindu deity Durga. The temple has a large stone built pond with it. This temple boasts of its fine stone works, which is a fabulous example of north Indian stone work arts. Later also pay your visit to Varanasi very famous five ghats - Assi Ghat, Dasaswamedh Ghat, Harish Chandra Ghat, Manikarnika Ghat, Tulsi Ghat. Your tour also comprises drive through the world famous Varanasi Hindu University which is one of the largest and oldest universities in India offering very green and nonviolent campus. Evening is free at leisure. Overnights stay is in Varanasi.

Day 05 : Varanasi - Allahabad (135 kms / 03 hrs)
Today morning after having breakfast in hotel drive towards Allahabad city of Sangam of sacred river, is one of the four sites of “Kumbha carnival”. On arrival at Allahabad, transfer to your pre-booked hotel. Later after some relaxation enjoy the city sightseeing which includes visit to Allahabad Fort - The huge imposing castle built by Emperor Akbar stands on the banks of the river Yamuna, Bade Hanumanji, Ashoka Pillar – built in the 3rd century BC by the Mauryan emperor Great Ashoka, Akshaya Vat – an everlasting Banyan Tree positioned with in the Patalauri temple. Later in evening after sightseeing drive back to hotel. Overnight stay is in Allahabad.

Day 06 : Allahabad - Ayodhya - Lucknow (300 kms / 07 hrs)

Today morning after breakfast drive towards Lucknow. En route – pay your visit to Ayodhya which is the birth place of Lord Rama. The chief pull of Ayodhya is the Ram Janmabhumi (hometown of Lord Rama), Hanuman Garhi Temple, Lakshman Ghat, Kala Ram Temple, Kanak Bhawan Temple and numerous Jain shrines. Later after sightseeing continue your drive towards Lucknow is among the top ten quickly developing non-chief-metropolitan cities of India. On arrival at Lucknow, transfer to your pre-booked hotel. Overnight stay is in Lucknow.

Day 07 : Lucknow - Agra (Overnight train journey)

Today morning have your breakfast in hotel. Later check-out from the hotel and proceed towards the city sightseeing which includes visit to Bara Imambara, Chhota Imambara, Lucknow Residency and famous Bhul Bhulaiyan. Evening is free at leisure to explore the local markets. Later transfer to Lucknow Railway Station to board your overnight train towards Agra.

Day 08 : Agra sightseeing
Today morning on arrival at Agra railway station, our company representative shall meet you and assist you to the hotel with the check-in formalities. Later after some relaxation proceed towards the full day sightseeing tour of Agra which includes visit to the massive Taj Mahal –one of the seven wonders of the world built by Shah Jahan for his belove wife. Taj Mahal is an immense inspiring experience of true love and the most famous tourist attraction which is discovered by the lakhs and thousand numbers of tourists every year. Later visit the massive Agra fort, the rusty and majestic - Red Fort and Itmad-ud- Dullah’s Tomb. Evening is free at leisure. Overnight stay is in Agra.

Day 09 : Agra - Delhi (Via Mathura) (250 kms / 04 hrs)

Today morning after having lavish breakfast in hotel, drive towards Delhi. En-route pay your visit to Mathura and Vrindavan temples. On arrival at Delhi, transfer to your pre-booked hotel. Evening is free at leisure. Overnight stay is in Delhi.

Day 10 : Delhi - Haridwar - Rishikesh (240 kms / 05 ½ hrs)
Today morning after having breakfast in hotel drive towards holy city, Haridwar. The flowing water of the river Ganga seems to give pause to the running time in Haridwar. On arrival at Haridwar pay your visit to Har-Ki-Pauri, holy ghat built by King Vikramaditya in the remembrance of his brother Bhartrihari. Also visit Mansa Devi & Chandi Devi Temple by cable car. To reach the shrine one has to either follow the trekking route up to this holy shrine or ride on the rope-way service. Later in evening enjoy the grand Aarti ceremony at Har-Ki-Pauri and keep this mind blowing view deep in your heart safely for life time. Later in evening Continue your drive towards Rishkesh - one of the holiest cities for Hinduism and is also world famous as Meditation & Yoga capital in India. On arrival transfer to your pre-booked hotel. Overnight stay is in Rishikesh.

Day 11 : Rishikesh sightseeing tour

Today morning after breakfast pay your visit to Laxman Jhula & Ram Jhula (Hanging Bridges), Parmarth Niketan which is an ashram world famous for yoga and meditation. Evening is free at leisure to explore the city on your own. Overnight stay is in Rishikesh.

Day 12 : Rishikesh – Delhi (240 kms / 05 ½ hrs)

Today morning have your breakfast in hotel. Today your day is free at leisure. Later in afternoon drive back to Delhi. On arrival at Delhi, transfer to your pre booked hotel. Overnight stay is in Delhi.

Day 13 : Delhi Depart

Today morning on time our company representative shall meet you and escort you to Delhi airport to board the flight back home or onward journey.