Arrival Delhi :- No Meals
Welcome at New Delhi International Airport , Shashi Tours will accompany you till hotel to facilitate your check into your hotel. Overnight stay in hotel.
Delhi - Haridwar ( 245 Kms , 5 -6 Hrs Drive ) ( B/L/D )
Morning breakfast and drive to Haridwar, On arrival Check inn at Hotel Feel relaxed Afternoon Proceed to visit Mansa Devi Temple :- Mansa Devi Mandir, on top of a hill near the center of town is reached by cable car or by a road that gently rambles uphill, starting from the Railway Road. The views around the temple are the main attractions here. Than proceed to Har Ki Pauri – is a famous ghat on the banks of the Ganges in Haridwar, where devotees assemble for a holy dip in the Ganges. Legend says that this is where a drop of nectar fell as a result of the manthan – churning of the oceans – Mythologically it signifies the start of the world. Ganga Arti ceremony The reflection of golden hues of floral diyas in the river Ganga is the most enchanting sight in the twilight during the Ganga Arti which performed here every Morning & Evening. Overnight at Hotel ,
Haridwar – Rishikesh – Haridwar ( 20 Kms , 30 Min Drive ) ( B/L/D )
Morning breakfast and drive to Rishikesh, is the Yoga Capital of the World and regarded as one of the holiest places to Hindus, also known as the Gateway to the Garhwal Himalayas. On arrival we will visit Lakshman Jhula:- Lakshman Jhula is an iron suspension bridge,. It is made over river Ganges to cross the river and is a landmark of Rishikesh. A similar bridge near Lakshman Jhula is Ram Jhula It is said that Lakshmana crossed Ganges on jute ropes between the places where this bridge is built. Lakshman Jhula was built in 1929. There are spectacular views from the bridge. Than proceed to visit Sapt Rishi Ashram is one of the most famous ashrams of Haridwar. Hindu Mythology states that the ashram is located, where the seven great sages or Sapt-Rishis, Kashyap, Vashisht, Atri, Vishwamitra, Jamadagni, Bharadwaja and Gautam used to meditate. It is also said that the River Ganges at this place split herself into seven streams, so that the seven sages mediating here would not be disturbed by her flow. Owing to this reason, this place is also known as the Sapt Sarovar or Sapt Rishi Kund. All the seven streams reunite further ahead and flow as Neel Dhara, which forms a beautiful channel while entering Haridwar. Overnight at Hotel.
Haridwar – Kurukshetra – Delhi ( 320 Kms , 8-9 Hrs Drive ) ( B/L/D )
Morning breakfast and drive to Delhi via Kurukshetra is 150 Kms 5 Hrs Drive , Kurukshetra, land of the historical battle of 'Mahabharata' and the great message of Bhagwad Gita scripture was first delivered. The Brahma Sarover is the best place to begin the pilgrimage. This is a vast water body. In the center of the tank stands the Sarveshwar Mahadev Temple looking like a lotus. Shree Lakshmi Narayan Mandir was erected in the 12th century, during Chola Dynasty, and restored in the 16th century. Featuring South Indian architecture. Shthaneshwar Mahadev Temple is more than 5000 years old. It's dedicated to Lord Shiva and holds immense mythological and historical importance. Jyotisar Temple A 5,000-year old Banyan tree under which Lord Krishna delivered the sermon of Bhagavad Geeta to his warrior friend Arjuna is located in the premises of the temple. Lord Krishna volunteered to be Arjuna's charioteer during the war, than continue drive to Delhi 170 Kms 4-5 Hrs On arrival Check inn , Over night at Delhi.
Delhi – Mathura – Agra ( B/L/D )
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Agra (240 kms,4 hrs journey time) En route Visiting Mathura is the Birth place of Lord Krishna. For about 3000 Year it was the hub of culture and civilization. Visit Shri Krishna Janmbhumi, Dwarakadheesh Temple, and Gita Mandir. Shri Krishna Janmbhumi is the Birth Place of Lord Krishna. Dwarakladheesh Temple was built in 1814; it is the main temple in the town. Gita Mandir is located on the outskirts of the City – the Temple Carving and painting is a major attraction. And continue drive 20 Kms Agra , On arrival Visit - Taj Mahal (Closed Friday) built by Mughal Emperor Shah- Jehan for his Empress Mumtaj Mahal. The construction believed to have taken 22 years to complete with over 20,000 craftmen working round the clock. Now proceed for sightseeing tour of magnificent. Evening visit handicraft & textile industry and After that back to hotel for dinner and overnight Agra.
Agra - Delhi Departure :- (240 Kms 4 Hrs Drive ) ( B/L/D )
Morning breakfast and visit Agra Fort- built at the bank of Yamuna river, is situated in the center of the town. Various styles of the architecture are evident within the fort & demonstrate the love of Mughal Emperors towards building beautiful monuments and return back to Delhi. After Noon Visit Akshrdham temple Swaminarayan Akshardham complex is a Hindu temple, and a spiritual-cultural campus , India Gate, President house, If time permitted than Evening free for Janpath Shopping , On time transfer to airport to catch flight for onward destination .