India R etreat  Details

DELHI   AGRA   JAIPUR   UDAIPUR   RISHIKESH

March 10 - March 23, 2020

Cost: 

$4,995 pp (double occupancy)

$ 6,495 pp (single occupancy)

if booked by August 31st, 2019 with a $2,500 deposit

Duration: 13 days/12 nights

Booking the Retreat:

  1. Fill out the Registration Form

  2. $2,500 deposit reserves the spot. Reservations confirmed upon receipt of payment.

  3. Balance of $2,495 is due by October 15th, 2019

  4. Checks payable to: Roaming Buddha. Mail checks to:

Yoga Center of Columbia,

Attn: India Retreat

8950 State Route 108, Ste 109,

Columbia, MD 21045

Retreat Package Includes:

 

  • Luxury & boutique accommodations

  • Breakfast, lunch & dinner

  • Yoga & meditation practices

  • All local transportation & airport transfers.

  • Domestic flights

  • Entrance fees to all monuments

  • English speaking guide/escort

Retreat Highlights:

  • Experience the stunning architecture of the Taj Mahal

  • Climb atop the ramparts of Amber Fort on an elephant

  • Stroll through historical palaces and forts in Jaipur & Udaipur

  • Take a sunset boat cruise on Lake Pichola

  • Explore the spiritual side of India - visiting temples, gurudwaras , mosques & more​

  • Attend a Ganga Aarti on the Holy Ganges River

ITINERARY

MAR 10       DEPARTURE FROM USA

 

MAR 11       ARRIVE INTO DELHI. 

Receive a warm welcome to Delhi, with a sacred marigold garland.

 

OVERNIGHT - DELHI

MAR 12       DELHI  - AGRA

Visit USESCO World Heritage Sites of Taj Mahal, and  Agra Fort.

 

OVERNIGHT - AGRA

MAR 13       AGRA - JAIPUR

Visit. Abhaneri Step Well on the way to Jaipur. 

OVERNIGHT - JAIPUR 

MAR 14      JAIPUR            

Ride on elephant back to the hilltop Amber Fort, tour the City Palace and drive past the magnificent Hawa Mahal.

Spend an afternoon of shopping in Jaipur's handicraft emporiums, a shopper's paradise, a treasure trove for both high-end and bargain deals. 

 

OVERNIGHT - JAIPUR

MAR 15     JAIPUR - UDAIPUR 

Settle in for a long, scenic drive from Jaipur to Udaipur.

OVERNIGHT - UDAIPUR

MAR 16     UDAIPUR

Visit the magnificient City Palace that stands on a hill on the banks of Lake Pichola. Take a sunset boat ride around Lake Pichola.

 

OVERNIGHT - UDAIPUR

 

MAR 17    UDAIPUR 

Exploring the city, temples and shops in Udaipur.

 

OVERNIGHT - UDAIPUR

MAR 18     UDAIPUR - DEHRADUN - RISHIKESH 

Welcome to Rishikesh, the yoga capital of India,  on the foothills of the Himalayas.

 

OVERNIGHT - RISHIKESH 

MAR 19     RISHIKESH

Visit the Ram Jhula, and Lakshman Jhula.

Witness the Triveni Ghat Aarti in the evening.

OVERNIGHT - RISHIKESH 

MAR 20      RISHIKESH

Visit Ramana's Garden, Children's Home on the banks of the Holy Ganges. Later visit  Beatles Museum/Ashram.

 

OVERNIGHT - RISHIKESH 

MAR 21      RISHIKESH - HARIDWAR - DELHI

Visit the ancient temples of Haridwar.

OVERNIGHT - DELHI 

MAR 22      DELHI

Cycle Rickshaw tour through the bustling lanes of Old Delhi. See the Rashtrapati Bhawan, India Gate and the Parliament Buildings.

 

OVERNIGHT - DELHI 

MAR 23      DEPART DELHI FOR USA

Visit the prominent Sikh gurudwara of Bangla Sahib Gurudwara, Visit Qutab Minar, the tallest minaret in India.

Transfer to Delhi International airport

 

Yoga is the journey of the self, through the self, to the Self

~ Bhagavad Gita