Discover the Holiness of the Indian Himalayas in a breath-taking 7-day/6-night tour
from 284 USD / 266 EUR per person (incl. hotel)
Tour highlights: Haridwar, The Ganges, Rishikesh, Laxman Jhula, Neelkanth Mahadev, Mussoorie, Dehradun, Delhi
Day 1: Delhi to Haridwar (5h drive)
Your Indian driver will pick you up upon your arrival at the airport (or any other place in Delhi, such as your hotel) and escort you to your car. We will brief you to the rest of the tour and answer the questions you may have on India or on your tour with us. Then your tour will start and your indian driver will take you by car to the city of Haridwar. In the afternoon see how Hindu people gather to pray and admire the Ghats. Haridwar and Rishikesh are the first two holy cities in India being crossed by the Ganges River. Night in Haridwar.
Day 2: Haridwar to Rishikesh (1h drive)
In the morning you will continue exploring Haridwar. Then you driver will take you to the holy city of Rishikesh, known as the Gateway to the Himalayas. There you will visit the Lakshman Jhula bridge, crossing the Ganges river. Mingle through this Hindu place and in the evening enjoy the beautiful sunset along the river. Night in Rishikesh.
Day 3: Rishikesh
Today your driver will take you to the famous Neelkanth Mahadev Temple, in Pauri Garhwal. This Hindu temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva and located at a height of 1330 meters, is a prominent pilgrimage site. It is surrounded by dense forest and adjacent to the mountains. Back in Rishikesh you will enjoy crossing the sacred river Ganges, admire the statue of Lord Shiva. At dusk watch the fervor for the Ganga Aarti performed at the Triveni Ghat. Night in Rishikesh.
Day 4: Rishikesh to Mussoorie (2/3h drive)
Today you will be transferred to the Hindu/Muslim city of Mussoorie, also known as Queen of the Hills. Enjoy some beautiful hill drive on the way and your first view of the Himalaya ranges. In Mussoorie visit the beautiful gardens, take the cable car to visit ‘Gun Hill’ and enjoy the nature walk of ‘Camel's Back Road’. Night in Mussoorie.
Day 5: Mussoorie and Dehradun
In the morning admire the Kempty Waterfalls and then drive to the Hindu city of Dehradun (28 km drive from Mussoorie). There you can visit the highly spiritual Hindu Temples of the city and also the famous spring waters. Then your indian driver will transfer you back to Mussoorie. Night in Mussoorie.
Day 6: Mussoorie to Delhi (5/6h drive)
Today your indian driver will take you back to Delhi. You will drive through the jungle and with a little bit of luck you may see some wild elephants, leopards or even indian tigers. On the way, we will stop to visit the Hanuman Temple, hidden in the middle of the jungle. Once in Delhi admire the India Gate by night. Night in Delhi.
Day 7: Delhi
According to your departure time, today you will have the opportunity to visit the Red Fort, Humayan’s Tomb, the Lotus temple, the Birla Temple, the Akshardham temple, Humayun's Tomb, Qutb Minar and much more, as Delhi offers a great variety of sites to discover… Your indian driver will then take you to the airport or to your hotel.
Prices per person:
|Price per Person||1 Person||2 Persons||3 Persons|
|Comfort Accommodation||$ 725||680 €||$ 363||340 €||$ 284||266 €|
|Driver Only (no accommodation)||$ 358||336 €||$ 179||168 €||$ 119||112 €|
Pricing for 3 persons based on a triple room.
Pricing for more than 3 persons upon request based on your requirements (number of rooms/cars)
Your tour includes:
- All arrival, departure, tours as per above itinerary by air conditioned car with English speaking Indian driver including his living expenses
- All applicable hotel & transport taxes (tolls, road taxes, state taxes, fuel)
- 6 nights accommodation in hotels in a double room
- Daily buffet breakfast in case of Comfort Accommodation
- Your driver's accommodation and meals
- Indian Government services tax
Your tour does not include:
- Any meals or drinks (except breakfast in case of Comfort). Your driver can recommend safe food restaurants on the way or in the cities
- Expenses of personal nature such as tips, telephone calls, laundry, liquor ...
- Entrance fees during sightseeing
- Any International airfare to India
- Any other item not specified in the tour