Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour Packages

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Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour Packages

YESME Tours & Travels Pvt. Ltd is a specialized in arranging Buddhist Pilgrimage Tours in Sri Lanka, India, Nepal and Bhutan etc. at most affordable prices! If you are planning your pilgrimage yatra that might be Buddhist pilgrimage, Hindu Pilgrimage, Muslim Pilgrimage, Christian Pilgrimage, Sikh Pilgrimage, Jain Pilgrimage etc.
India is a holy terrestrial where God is adored in its various forms. Here you will find a characteristic form and name of God for every belief and sect. India is a heaven for religious minded people. Visit any state of India and you will see plenty of shrines belonging to various religions and sects. These holy pilgrimage sites are highly revered by the devotees for adoring as well as for watching the age old architectural wonders. In every alcove and crook of the country, these pilgrimages are associated with various legends.

A plethora of spiritual places in India hold a very strong religious significance and offer extremely spiritual experience. You can actually experience a holistic retreat by planning spiritual holidays through us. We offer both pre-packaged tours as well as customized tour for hindu pilgrimage in India, Nepal and Bhutan. These meticulously designed tours make your yatra special and personalized as per your needs.

From temples of North to South and from holy places on the eastern side of the country to the western part, we cover almost every pilgrimage place in India, Nepal, Bhutan. We cater our services to those looking to embark on the spiritual. can proudly say that you will find the best deals to explore all the holy places .

SPIRITUAL BUDDHIST TOUR - 7 NIGHTS 8 DAYS Click Here

Spiritual Buddhist Tour - 07 Nights / 08 Days

(Arr. Bodhgaya – Dep. Varanasi.)

Destination covered: Bodhgaya –Rajgir – Nalanda – Patna-Vaishali-Kushinagar –Lumbini – Sravasti –Varanasi

Itinerary:
Day 01: Arrival in Bodhgaya

Welcome on arrival by Yesme Travels representative at Gaya Airport. After meet & assist services at the airport, transfer to Hotel. Overnight stay at Hotel in Bodhgaya.

Day 02:At Bodhgaya

After breakfast proceed for full day tour to Bodhgaya visit Mahabodhi Temple, Sujata Village, NiranjanaRiver, 80 feet high lord Buddha Statue & Various international monasteries. Lunch &Dinner at hotel. Overnight at hotel in Bodhgaya.

Day 03: Bodhgaya - Rajgir – Nalanda - Rajgir - Patna

Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Rajgir (65 Kms). visit Gridhkutta ( Vulture ‘s peak), World Peace Stupa, Venuvanaram & Bimbisar Prison. Lunch at hotel Rajgir. Drive continue to Nalanda (12 kms) to visit the ruins of world ancient University. It was one of the oldest Universities of the World & International Centre for Buddhist Studies. Thereafter drive to Patna, on arrival check in at hotel. Dinner & overnight stay at a hotel in Patna.

Day 04: Patna - Vaishali - Kushinagar

Early morning drive to Kushinagar (approx 260 Kms / 7 hrs) enroute visiting Vaishali. Lunch will be served en route. On arrival check in at hotel. Dinner & overnight stay at a hotel.

Day 05: Kushinagar - Lumbini

Breakfast at hotel. Proceed for visiting Mahaparinirvana Temple (where Buddha took his last breathe) and Rambhar Stupa (cremation site of lord Buddha) and Japan Temple. Back hotel for Lunch. After lunch drive (170 kms / approx 04 hrs drive) to Lumbini (in Nepal). Kindly obtain double entry visa for India & single entry visa for Nepal. On arrival, check in at hotel. Dinner & overnight stay at hotel in Lumbini.

Day 06: Lumbini - Sravasti

Breakfast at hotel. Morning visit the Holy Birth place of Lord Buddha. Early Lunch and drive to Saravasti (200 kms). Enroute visit Kapilvastu (10 kms). On arrival check in at hotel. Dinner & overnight stay at hotel.

Day 07: Sravasti - Varanasi

Breakfast at hotel. Proceed for visit Saheth (Jetvanaram) &Maheth (AngulimalCaves). Lunch at hotel and then will drive to Varanasi, On arrival check in to the hotel. Dinner & Overnight in at hotel.

Day 08: Varanasi + Departure

Early morning boat ride in Holy River the Ganges. After breakfast and proceed to Sarnath (14 Kms), visit Dhamekha Stupa and Deer park. Afternoon back to hotel for lunch. Timely transfer to airport to catch the flight for onwards destination with sweet memories.

SOUL OF BUDDHISM WITH TAJ MAHAL TOUR - 7 NIGHTS 8 DAYS click here

Soul of Buddhismwith TajMahal Tour - 7 Nights / 8 days

(Arr. Bodhgaya – Dep. Delhi.)

Destination covered: Bodhgaya – Varanasi – Kushinagar– Lumbini – Sravasti – Lucknow - Agra – Delhi

Itinerary:
Day 01: Arrival in Bodhgaya

Welcome on arrival by Yesme Travels representative at Gaya Airport. After meet & assist services at the airport, transfer to Hotel. Overnight stay at Hotel in Bodhgaya.

Day 02: At Bodhgaya

After breakfast proceed for full day tour to Bodhgaya visit Mahabodhi Temple, Sujata Village, Niranjanariver, 80 feet high lord Buddha Statue & Various international monasteries. Lunch & Dinner at hotel. Overnight at hotel in Bodhgaya.

Day 03: Bodhgaya - Varanasi

Breakfast at hotel then drive to Varanasi (250 kms/ 5~6 hrs drive). On arrival check in to the hotel and then proceed to Sarnath (14 kms), Visit Dhamekha Stupa and Deer park. Back to Varanasi. Check-in hotel, Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 04: Varanasi - Kushinagar

Early morning boat ride on Holy River the Ganges with picturesque view of sunrise. Back to hotel for breakfast. After then drive to Kushinagar (260 Kms / 7 hrs). Lunch will be served enroute in a nice motel. On arrival at Kushinagar check into the hotel. Dinner& overnight stay at hotel.

Day 05:Kushinagar - Lumbini

Breakfast at hotel, proceed to visit Mahaparinirvana Temple (where Buddha took his last breathe) and Rambhar Stupa (cremation site of lord Buddha). Lunch at hotel. After lunch drive toward Lumbini (170 kms / 04 hrs drive) to Lumbini (in Nepal). Kindly obtain double entry visa for India & single entry visa for Nepal. On arrival, check in at hotel. Dinner& overnight stay at hotel.

Day 06: Lumbini - Sravasti

Breakfast at hotel. Proceed to visit Holy Birth place of Lord Buddha. After visit back to Hotel. Lunch at hotel. Drive to Sravasti (200 Kms/ 5 hrs). On arrival, transfer to hotel. Dinner& overnight stay at hotel.

Day 07: Sravasti - Lucknow - Agra

Breakfast at Hotel. Proceed for visit Saheth(Jetvanaram) &Maheth (Angulimal Caves). Lunch at hotel and then will drive to Lucknow (170 Kms/4 Hrs.). On arrival, transfer to hotel for dinner. After then transfer to Railway to catch the Train for Agra. (Overnight Journey).

Day 08: Agra - Delhi + Dep

Morning arrive Agra Railway station, transfer to hotel for wash & change. After then proceed for half day sightseeing visit TajMahal(it is closed on every Friday)& Agra Fort. After lunch drive to Delhi. On arrival Dinner at local restaurant.Timely transfer to airport to catch the flight for onwards destination with sweet memories.

BUDDHIST TOUR WITH TAJ MAHAL - 8 NIGHTS 9 DAYS click here

Buddhist Tour with TajMahal - 8 Nights / 9 Days

(Arr. Kolkata – Dep. Delhi)

Destination covered: Kolkata - Bodhgaya – Rajgir - Nalanda – Varanasi – Kushinagar – Lumbini – Sravasti – Sankasia – Agra - Delhi + Dep

Itinerary:
Day 01: Arrive Kolkata – Bodhgaya (Overnight drive by Coach)

Welcome on arrival by Yesme Travels representative at Kolkata Airport. Meet & assist, drive to Bodhgaya. Overnight journey in coach.

Day 02: Delhi - Arrive Bodhgaya

Morning arrive Bodhgaya (Early check in is subject to availability of room). After breakfast Full day at Bodhgaya. Proceed for visit Mahabodhi Temple, Sujata Village, Niranjana River, 80 feet high Lord Buddha Statue & Various international monasteries. Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 03: Bodhgaya - Rajgir – Nalanda - Bodhgaya

Breakfast at hotel, Drive to Rajgir (70 Kms), visit Gridhkutta (Vulture‘s peak), World Peace Stupa, Venuvanaram & Bimbisar Prison. Lunch at hotel in Rajgir. After lunch drive to Nalanda (15 kms) to visit the ruins of world ancient University& back to Bodhgaya. Dinner & overnight stay at hotel.

Day 04: Bodhgaya - Varanasi

Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Varanasi(260 Kms/5 Hrs.). On arrival, transfer excursion to Sarnath, visit Dhamekha Stupa, Deer Park & museum(closed on Friday). After visit back to Hotel. Dinner & overnight stay at hotel in Varanasi.

Day 05: Varanasi - Kushinagar

Early morning boat ride on Holy River the Ganges, Back to Hotel for, breakfast. After breakfast drive to Kushinagar (260 Kms/ 7 Hrs). On arrival, transfer to Hotel for lunch. After lunch Proceedfor visit Mahaparinirvana Temple (where Buddha took his last breathe) and Rambhar Stupa (cremation site of Lord Buddha). Dinner & overnight stay at hotel in Kushinagar.

Day 06: Kushinagar - Lumbini

Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Lumbini. Lumbuini is in Nepal. Kindly obtain double entry visa for India & single entry visa for Nepal. On arrival, transfer to Hotel for lunch. After lunch visit the Holy Birth Place of Lord Buddha. Dinner & overnight stay at hotel in Lumbini.

Day 07: Lumbini - Sravasti - Lucknow

Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Sravasti(200 Km / 5 hours), on the way visit Kapilavastu. On arrival, transfer to Hotel. Lunch at Hotel. After lunch Proceed for visit Saheth (Jetvanaram) &Maheth (Angulimala Caves). After visit drive to Lucknow. Dinner & overnight stay at hotel in Lucknow.

Day 08: Lucknow – Sankasia - Agra (By Surface)

Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Agra (350 Kms/7~8 hrs drive). Enroute visit Sankasia. After lunch drive continue. On arrival in Agra, transfer to hotel. Dinner & overnight stay at hotel in Agra.

Day 09: Agra - Delhi + Dep.

Breakfast at hotel and will proceed for the sightseeing of Agra city first visiting one of the world’s most popular monument – TajMahal(it is closed on every Friday) built by Mughal Emperor Shah- Jehan for his Empress MumtajMahal. The construction believed to have taken 22 years to complete with over 20,000 craftsmen working round the clock. Lunch will be serving at Hotel. Now proceed for sightseeing tour of magnificent 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. After visit drive to Delhi. On arrival, transfer to city restaurant for dinner. After dinner, timely transfer to airport to catch the flight for onwards destination with sweet memories.

FOOTSTEPS OF LORD BUDDHA TOUR - 8 NIGHTS 9 DAYS click here

Footsteps of Lord Buddha Tour- 8 Nights / 9 Days

(Arrival &DepartureKolkata)

Itinerary:
Day 01: Arrive Kolkata – Bodhgaya (Overnight drive by Coach)

Welcome on arrival by Yesme Travels representative at Kolkata Airport. Meet& assist, drive to Bodhgaya. Overnight journey in coach.

Day 02: Arrive Bodhgaya

Morning arrive Bodhgaya (Early check in is subject to availability of room). After breakfast Full day at Bodhgaya. Proceed for visit Mahabodhi Temple, Sujata Village, NiranjanaRiver, 80 feet high Lord Buddha Statue & Various international monasteries. Dinner &Overnight stay athotel.

Day 03: Bodhgaya - Rajgir – Nalanda - Bodhgaya

Breakfast at hotel, drive to Rajgir, It was one of the oldest Universities of the World & International Centre for Buddhist Studies Rajgir (70 Kms). visit Gridhkutta (Vulture‘s peak), World Peace Stupa, Venuvanaram & Bimbisar Prison. Lunch at hotel Rajgir. After lunch drive to Nalanda (15 kms) to visit the ruins of world ancient University. After visit drive continue to Bodhgaya. On arrival check in at hotel for Dinner & overnight stay.

Day 04: Bodhgaya – Kushinagar

Early Morning drive to Kushinagar. The Place where Buddha entered perfect tranquility - the state of Mahaparinirvana. Lunch on way at local restaurant or Packed (09 hrs drive). Enroute visit Vaishali, continues drive toward Kushinagar On arrival transfer to hotel for dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 05: Kushinagar - Lumbini

Breakfast at hotel then leave from hotel to visit Mahaparinirvana temple &Rambhar stupa , the huge statue of the Reclining Buddha, Mukutbandhana After early lunch at hotel or packed drive to Lumbini (180 kms / apprx 6 hrs drive), Arrival Lumbini& transfer to hotel Dinner and overnight stay.

Day 06: Lumbini - Sravasti

After breakfast visit to the Birth place of Lord Buddha. Shakyamumi Buddha was born in Lumbini, in southern Nepal, two thousand five hundred years ago. Since his time, Nepal has been a sacred ground for Buddhist as the birth place of Buddha. After an early Lunch drive Sravasti (190 kms, 05 hrs drive) Arrive & transfer to hotel, dinner & overnight stay at hotel.

Day 07: Sravasti - Varanasi

After Breakfast at hotel, visit to Jetvanaram,Angulimal Caves and Anathapindika House. After visit, back to hotel for lunch. After lunch, drive to Varanasi (08/09 hrs drive) arrive & transfer to hotel. Dinner &overnight stay at hotel.

Day 08: Varanasi - Bodhgaya

Early morning boat ride on Holy River the Ganges, Back to Hotel for breakfast. After then excursion ofSarnath, Visit Dhamekha stupa, Deer Park & museum(Closed on Friday).Back to hotel for lunch. After then drive to Bodhgaya. Dinner & overnight stay at hotel.

Day 09: Bodhgaya – Kolkata + Departure

Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Kolkata. Lunch will be served enroute at a restaurant. On arrival Kolkata, proceed for Dinner at a local Restaurant and then departure transfer to airport to catch the flight for onwards destination along with Sweet Memories.

INSIGHT OF BUDDHIST TOUR - 8 NIGHTS 9 DAYS click here

Insight of Buddhist Tour- 8 Nights / 9 Days

(Arr.& Dep. Delhi)

Destination covered: Delhi –Lucknow-Sravasti – Lumbini – Kushinagar – Vaishali - Patna – Nalanda – Rajgir – Bodhgaya – Varanasi – Delhi

Itinerary:
Day 01: Arrival in Delhi

Welcome on arrival by Yesme Travels representative at New Delhi Airport. After meet & assist services at the airport, transfer to Hotel. Overnight stay at Hotel in Delhi.

Day 02: Delhi - Lucknow by Train/ Flight & Lucknow – Sravasti

Early morning transfer to New Delhi railway station/ Airport with packed breakfast to Lucknow. On arrival in Lucknow; transfer to hotel for Lunch then, drive to Sravasti (180 Kms, 4:30 hrs). Arrival Sravasti, transfer to hotel. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 03: Sravasti – Lumbini

Breakfast at hotel then visit Jetvanaram andAngulimal Caves. Back to hotel for lunch after lunch drive to Lumbini (190 kms, 5 - 6 hrs). Lumbini is at Nepal. Arrival Lumbini, transfer to hotel, check-in, Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 04:Lumbini – Kushinagar

Breakfast at hotel then visit birth place of Lord Buddha. Lunch will be served at Hotel. After lunch drive to Kushinagar (130 kms, 4 hrs). Arrival Kushinagar, transfer to Mahaparinirvana temple and Ramabha Stupa(Cremation Center).Check-in hotel. Dinner and overnight at hotel

Day 05: Kushinagar – Vaishali – Patna

Breakfast at hotel then drive to Patna (280 kms, 07 hrs) with packed lunch, enroute visit Vaishali. Arrival Patna, check-in hotel, dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 06: Patna – Rajgir – Nalanda – Bodhgaya

Breakfast at hotel then drive to Nalanda (85 kms), visit ruins of ancient university. Lunch will be served at Nalanda tourist cafeteria. After lunch drive to Rajgir (15 kms), visit Gridhkuta Peak, Venuvanaram and BimbisarJail. Drive to Bodhgaya. Arrival Bodhgaya (65 kms), transfer to hotel. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 07: Bodhgaya

Full day sightseeing’s at Bodhgaya, visiting places like Mahabodhi temple, Sujata Village, Niranajana River. All meals will be served at hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 08: Bodhgaya – Varanasi

Breakfast at hotel then drive to Varanasi (250 kms). On arrival check in to the hotel and then proceed to Sarnath (14 Kms), Visit Dhamekha Stupa and Deer park. Back to Varanasi. Check-in hotel, dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 09: Varanasi – Delhi by flight – Departure

Early morning boat ride on the holy river Ganges, back to hotel for Breakfast. After breakfast free for shopping, Varanasi is famous for its silk products. Lunch at hotel timely transfer to airport to catch flight for Delhi. On arrival Delhi direct proceed to Dinner at a local Restaurant and then departure transfer to airport to catch the onward flight with sweet memories.

INDO - NEPAL BUDDHIST TOUR - 10 NIGHTS 11 DAYS click here

Kashmir &Ladakh with TajMahal Tour - 11 Nights / 12 Days

(Arr. Kolkata – Dep. Kathmandu)

Destination covered: Kolkata – Bodhgaya - Varanasi –Rajgir –Nalanda-Kushinagar - Sravasti - Lumbini - Kathmandu

Itinerary:
Day 01: Arrival in Kolkata

Welcome on arrival by Yesme Travels representative at Kolkata Airport then transfer to hotel, overnight stay at hotel.

Day 02: Kolkata– Bodhgaya by Surface

Breakfast at hotel then drive to Bodhgaya by coach (09-10 Hrs drive), Lunch enroute in a restaurant. Arrival Bodhgaya and transfer hotel , Evening visit Mahabodhi temple & The Bodhi tree, situated in premises of the temple, is the one under which Buddha attained lighting, Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 03: At Bodhgaya

Breakfast at hotel Full day sightseeing of visit Sujata temple, Niranjana River, Mahabodhi Temple &80 feet high Lord Buddha Statue & Various international monasteries.Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 04: Bodhgaya – Rajgir - Nalanda - Bodhgaya

Morning after breakfast, drive to Rajgir, where we visit Gridhkutta, Venuvanaram & Bimbisar Prison.Then proceed to visit Nalanda, the ruins of ancient university. Lunch in at restaurant. Then we drive back to Bodhgaya .Evening free time for religious activities at Bodhgaya main temple, Dinner &overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 05: Bodhgaya –Varanasi

Morning after Breakfast at hotel drive to Varanasi on arrival check in the hotel after lunch at hotel the Excursion to Sarnath- where Buddha preached his first sermon after he had attained enlightenment at Bodhgaya. Next visit to Dhamekha Stupa, The Dhamekha Stupa is the most remarkable and massive structure at Sarnath. Built partly in stone and partly in brick, the Dhamekha Stupa is 28 meter in diameter at the base and 43.6 meter in height. The stone facing the lower part is decorated with delicate floral carvings of Gupta period. Tour continues to visit Deer Park back to Varanasi evening free time for local shopping or own activities. Dinner & overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 06: Varanasi - Kushinagar

Early morning enjoy Boat ride on the holy river Ganges with picturesque view of sunrise. Back to hotel for breakfast then drive to Kushinagar (07-8 Hrs drive) Lunch one way at local restaurant, late evening arrival & check in to the hotel. Then visit the Ramabhar Stupa - which marks Lord Buddha's cremation ground. Our second stop is Mahaparinirvana temple - which houses the recumbent figure of Lord Buddha. Dinner & overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 07: Kushinagar -Sravasti

Morning after Breakfast at hotel drive to Sravasti. Sravasti where the Buddha preached most of his sermons. Here he is said to have performed many miracles, and levitated. During the monsoon, he used to stay at the Jetavana monastery on the outskirts of this town. Check into the hotel. After Lunch visit the Sravasti: Sravasti was the capital of KosalaMahajanapada in ancient times. Sravasti is also known as Sahet - Mahet. Sravasti is renowned for the supernatural feats showed by Lord Buddha, sitting on a lotus, and for other stories that are linked with Buddha. It is said that Lord Buddha spent 24 rainy seasons at Sravasti. Visitto Jetvanaram,Angulimal Caves and Anatapidika House. Dinner & Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 08: Sravasti –Lumbini

Morning after breakfast drive to Lumbini.Do immigration formalities in India – Nepal boarder for some time upon arrival at Lumbini, check in to the hotel. Lumbini is a small town in the southern Terai plains of Nepal, where the ruins of the old city can still be seen. Afternoon visit the birth place of Buddha - Mayadevi Temple. This place is a blessed one for its serenity and the natural beauty, purely coinciding to the perception of a place where the legend was born. Dinner & Overnight stay at Lumbini hotel.

Day 09: Lumbini – Kathmandu by Flight

After breakfast transfer to airport. On arrival transfer to Hotel. Afternoon visit Patan city which includes Durbar Square, Golden temple and refugee camp. Dinner and overnight stay at Kathmandu.

Day 10: Kathmandu

Breakfast at hotel then visit Kathmandu city which includes Durbar Square, Hanuman Dhoka, Kal Bhairab, Living Goddess Kumari and Swayambhunath stupa. Afternoon visit Boudhnath Stupa and Pashupatinath temple. Lunch & Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight stay at hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 11: Kathmandu + Departure

Breakfast at hotel,Timely transfer to airport to catch the flight for onwards destination with sweet memories.

BUDDHIST HERITAGE TOUR - 10 NIGHTS 11 DAYS click here

Buddhist Heritage Tour - 10 Nights / 11 Days

(Arr. & Dep. Delhi with TajMahal)

Destination covered: Delhi –Lucknow-Sravasti – Lumbini – Kushinagar –Vaishali- Patna – Rajgir - Nalanda– Bodhgaya – Varanasi – Agra – Delhi

Itinerary:
Day 01: Arrive Delhi

Welcome on arrival by Yesme Travels representative at New Delhi Airport, then transfer to Hotel. Overnight in a hotel at Delhi.

Day 02:-Delhi - Lucknow by Train/ Flight & Lucknow – Sravasti

Early morning transfer to New Delhi railway station/ Airport with packed breakfast to Lucknow. On arrival in Lucknow; transfer to hotel for Lunch then, drive to Sravasti (180 Kms, 4:30 hrs). Arrival Sravasti, transfer to hotel. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 03:-Sravasti – Lumbini

Breakfast at hotel then visit Jetvanaram and Angulimal Caves. Back to hotel for lunch after lunch drive to Lumbini (190 kms, 5 - 6 hrs). Lumbini is at Nepal. Arrival Lumbini, transfer to hotel, check-in, Dinner and overnight at hotel.

Day 04:-Lumbini – Kushinagar

Breakfast at hotel then visit birth place of Lord Buddha. Lunch will be served at Hotel. After lunch drive to Kushinagar (130 kms, 4 hrs). Arrival Kushinagar, transfer to Mahaparinirvana temple and Ramabha Stupa (Cremation centre). Check-in hotel. Dinner and overnight at hotel.

Day 05:-Kushinagar – Vaishali – Patna

Breakfast at hotel then drive to Patna (280 kms, 07 hrs) with pack lunch, enroute visit Vaishali. Arrival Patna, check-in hotel, dinner and overnight at hotel.

Day 06:-Patna – Rajgir – Nalanda – Bodhgaya

Breakfast at hotel then drive to Nalanda (85 kms), visit ruins of ancient university. Lunch will be served at Nalanda tourist cafeteria. After lunch drive to Rajgir (15 kms),visit Gridhkuta Peak,Venuvanaram and Bimbisar Jail. Drive to Bodhgaya. Arrival Bodhgaya (65 kms), transfer to hotel. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 07:-At Bodhgaya

Full day sightseeing’s at Bodhgaya, visiting places like Mahabodhi temple, Sujata Village, Niranajana River. All meals will be served at hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 08:- Bodhgaya – Varanasi

Breakfast at hotel then drive to Varanasi (250 kms/ 5~6 hrs drive). On arrival check in to the hotel and then proceed to Sarnath (14 kms), Visit Dhamekha Stupa and Deer Park. Back to Varanasi. Check-in hotel, Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 09:- Varanasi - Agra (B/L/D) By Overnight Train

Early morning boat ride on the holy river Ganges. Then back to hotel for breakfast. After that proceed to visit Varanasi city, temple, shopping in Varanasi for silk stuff's. Late afternoon transfer Varanasi Railway station to catch train for Agra with packed dinner. Overnight on board Train.

Day 10:- Arrive Agra

Arrive Agra early morning at Agra Railway station. Met and transfer to hotel. After wash n change and breakfast. Guests will proceed for sightseeing of Agra visit one of the world’s most popular monument – TajMahal (it is closed on every Friday) built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jehan for his Empress MumtajMahal. The construction believed to have taken 22 years to complete with over 20,000 craftsmen working round the clock. Back to hotel for Lunch. Now proceed for sightseeing tour of magnificent 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. Evening free for shopping. Back to hotel for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 11:- Agra - Delhi + Departure

Breakfast at hotel then drive to Delhi. On arrival in Delhi, transfer to local restaurant for lunch. After lunch city tour of Delhi, visiting places like India Gate, drive pass Parliament building, President House. Evening proceed for dinner at a local restaurant. After dinner transfer to IGI airport to catch flight for onward journey with sweet memories.

JOURNEY OF BUDDHISM - 14 NIGHTS 15 DAYS click here

Journey of Buddhism - 14 Nights / 15 Days

(Arr. Kolkata – Dep. Mumbai with Dharamshala, Ajanta & Ellora)

Destination covered: Kolkata - Bodhgaya – Rajgir - Nalanda – Varanasi – Kushinagar – Lumbini – Sravasti – Lucknow-Delhi – Dharamshala – Ajanta – Ellora – Mumbai.

Itinerary:
Day 01:- Arrive Kolkata – Bodhgaya (Overnight drive by Coach)

Welcome on arrival by YesmeTravels representative at Kolkata Airport. Meet & assist, drive to Bodhgaya. Overnight journey in coach.

Day 02:- Arrive Bodhgaya

Morning arrive Bodhgaya (Early check in is subject to availability of room). After breakfast Full day at Bodhgaya. Proceed for visit Mahabodhi Temple, Sujata Village, Niranjana River, 80 feet high Lord Buddha Statue & Various international monasteries. Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 03:- Bodhgaya - Rajgir – Nalanda - Bodhgaya

Breakfast at hotel, drive to Rajgir, It was one of the oldest Universities of the World & International Centre for Buddhist Studies Rajgir (70 Kms). visit Gridhkutta (Vulture‘s peak), World Peace Stupa, Venuvanaram & Bimbisar Prison. Lunch at hotel Rajgir. After lunch drive to Nalanda (15 kms) to visit the ruins of world ancient University. After visit drive continue to Bodhgaya. On arrival check in at hotel for Dinner & overnight stay.

Day 04:- Bodhgaya –Varanasi

Breakfast at hotel at hotel. Then drive to Varanasi. Upon arrival check in & lunch at the hotel. Afternoon proceeds to visit to Sarnath - where the Buddha preached his first sermon in the Deer Park, contains the most impressive remains, as well as a modern temple. Then back to hotel for Dinner & overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 05:- Varanasi- Kushinagar

Early morning boat ride on Holy River the Ganges with picturesque view of sunrise. Back to hotel for breakfast then drive to Kushinagar lunch will be provides some local restaurant. Upon arrival check in at the hotel. Dinner & overnight stay at hotel.

Day 06:- Kushinagar – Lumbini

Breakfast at the hotel then proceed to visit Mahaparinirvana Temple, Ramabhar Stupa then back to hotel for early lunch. After lunch drive to Lumbini. Upon arrival in Lumbini check in at the hotel. Evening free for leisure. Dinner & overnight stay at hotel in Lumbini.

Day 07:- Lumbini – Sravasti

Breakfast at the hotel thenvisit birth Place of lord Budha, Lumbini Park, Ashoka stone pillar then drive to Sravasti. Upon arrival check in & lunch at the hotel. Afternoon proceed to sightseeing Jetvana Gardens, Angulimala Cave and Anatapindika House. The city believed to be founded by the mythological king Sravast, has age-old stupas & temples. After sightseeing back to hotel. Dinner & overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 07:- Lumbini – Sravasti

Breakfast at the hotel thenvisit birth Place of lord Budha, Lumbini Park, Ashoka stone pillar then drive to Sravasti. Upon arrival check in & lunch at the hotel. Afternoon proceed to sightseeing Jetvana Gardens, Angulimala Cave and Anatapindika House. The city believed to be founded by the mythological king Sravast, has age-old stupas & temples. After sightseeing back to hotel. Dinner & overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 08:- Sravasti –Lucknow –Delhi by Stabadi Train

Breakfast at the hotel then drive to Lucknow. Upon arrival in Lucknow lunch will be provided at the restaurant. Then transfer to Lucknow railway station to catch the train for Delhi. Upon arrival at Delhi transfer to the hotel.Dinner&overnight stay at hotel.

Day 09:- Delhi – Pathankot by overnight train

Breakfast at hotel then full day Sightseeing of Delhi Musuem, relics Stupa,India Gate, Parliament house, President House, Lotus Temple. After finish the sightseeing proceed for dinner then transfer to Railways station catch the train for Pathankot (Its nearest railway station of Dharamsala). Packed Dinner & overnight on board the train.

Day 10:- At Pathankot – Dharamsala

Early in the morning arrive at Pathankot railway station then drive to Dharamshala. Breakfast will be provided at local restaurant. Then continuous drive to Dharamshala. Upon arrival check in at the hotel. Late in the morning proceed to sightseeing of Mcloedganj. Visit the place Tsuglagkhang, Namyang Monastery (where His Holiness Dalai Lama resides), Tibet Museum etc.Lunch, Dinner & overnight stay at the hotel in Dharamshala.

Day 11:- Dharamsala – Pathankot - Delhi by overnight train

Breakfast at the hotel. Late in the morning proceed to sightseeing of Bhaksu Temple, Bhagsu water fall. After an early lunch leave the hotel & drive to Pathankot. Dinner will be provided at local restaurant then transfer to railway station to take overnight train for Delhi. Overnight on board the train.

Day 12:- Arrive Delhi – Aurangabad by flight

Arrival Delhi Railway station as per schedule of train, transfer to hotel for wash n change + Breakfast. Then proceed to sightseeing of Akshardham Temple. After sightseeing proceed to Chinese Restaurant for lunch. After lunch transfer to airport to take flight for Aurangabad. Upon arrival at Aurangabad airport, transfer to hotel. Dinner & overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 13:- Aurangabad - Ajanta Caves – Aurangabad

Breakfast at the hotel then proceed to full day excursion to Ajanta caves (Closed on Monday)- Nestling in an inner fold of the Sahyardi hills, 100 km from Aurangabad in the shape of a mammoth horse- shoe, are the 30 rock-hewn caves of Ajanta. The Caves date from the 2nd century BC. Discovered in 1819 by a group of British army officers, these startling achievements took around 600 years to create. Carved with little more than a hammer and chisel, Ajanta, once the retreat of Buddhist monastic orders features several 'Chaityas' (chapels) and 'Viharas' (monasteries). Lunch at restaurant / packed. Evening drive back to Aurangabad. Evening at leisure. Dinner & overnight stay at hotel

Day 14:- Aurangabad-Ellora – Mumbai (Overnight drive by Coach)

Breakfast will be served at the hotel and then will proceed full day Aurangabad city tour visit. Ellora Caves (Closed on Tuesday).The famous rock cut caves temples of Ellora depict the Hindu, Buddhist and Jain faiths, and were constructed between the 5th and 8th centuries A.D. Lunch at hotel. Afternoon day free for leisure, shopping. After then drive to Mumbai. Dinner enroute& overnight in the coach.

Day 15:- Arrival in Mumbai –City Tour + Departure

Morning arrive Mumbai, transfer to hotel for wash n change and breakfast. Then proceed for city tour of Mumbai. The Gateway of India, the construction of the Gateway of India was completely in the year 1924. This massive monument was built to mark the visit of the English king George V and Queen Mary to India Gate.Lunch will be served at local restaurants. After lunch Visit Prince of Wales Museum (closed on Monday) -It has a priceless collection of art, sculpture, china and other antics. Carefully preserved, this mid-Victorian Gothic style building built in 1904 with beautiful gardens surrounding it. Mani Bhawan (Gandhi Museum). After Dinner at local restaurant; timely transfer to airport to catch the flight for onwards destination with sweet memories.

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Hindu Pilgrimage Tour- 4 Nights / 5 Days

(Arr. & Dep. Delhi)

Destination covered: Delhi –Kurukshetra- Haridwar – Rishikesh – Mathura – Vrindavan – Delhi

Itinerary:
Day 01:- Arrive Delhi

Welcome on arrival by Yesme Travels Representative at Delhi International airport. After meet and assist transfer to hotel; overnight stay at hotel in Delhi.

Day 02:- Delhi – Kurukshetra - Haridwar

Early breakfast and drive towards Haridwar. Enroute visit Kurukshetra - This was the place where the great epic battle of Mahabharata taught man righteous action. The 'Ban Ganga' of Arjun and the now subterranean 'Saraswati' once followed on this land, bringing peace to both who lived here and to those who died in action, in pain, in sorrow and in remorse. Arrive and proceed to visit Sannihit Sarovar, Sri Krishna Museum, Brahma Sarovar, Sthaneshwar Mahadev Temple. Lunch serve in Local restaurant. The will drive toward Haridwar. On arrival check in to the hotel. Evening visit Har-ki-Pauri (the footstep of God) - one of the most sacred Ghats in India. People say that this Ghat was built by Vikramaditya in memory of his brother Bhartrihari. This Ghat is also known as Brahmakund. Back to hotel for dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 03:- Haridwar – Rishikesh - Haridwar

Early breakfast and proceed for Haridwar to visit various temples including Pareshwar Mahadev Temple, Daksha Mahadev Temple and Mansa Devi Temple. Lunch at htoel and then excursion tour to Rishikesh (30 Kms 01 hrs drive) Rishikesh - also known as the 'place of sages', at the confluence of the Chandrabhaga and Ganga. It is believed that God by the name of 'Hrishikesh' had appeared as an answer to the hard penances by Rabhiya Rishi and henceforth the place derived its name. It is the starting point for the Char Dham pilgrims but also for the people who are interested in meditation, yoga and other aspects of Hinduism. In Rishikesh visit Laxman Jhula - a hanging bridge on the river Ganga is one of the most famous spot in Rishikesh. According to Indian mythology, Lakshman, the younger brother of Lord Rama crossed the Ganga with the help of hanging bridge made of Jute. The bridge offers a scenic view of the river Ganga as it tumbles down to Haridwar. Also visit Bharat Mandir - the oldest temple in Rishikesh, near the Triveni Ghat. This temple is dedicated to Bharat, the younger brother of Lord Ram. Further drive back to Haridwar. Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 04:- Haridwar - Delhi – Mathura

Early breakfast at Hotel & drive towards Mathura. Enroute Lunch serve in Delhi restaurant. Then will continue drive toward Mathura. On arrival check in to the hotel. Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 05:- Mathura - Vrindavan – Delhi Departure

After breakfast, proceed to visit Mathura, a little town on the River Yamuna was transformed into a place of faith after Lord Krishna was born here which makes Mathura an important place of Pilgrimage today. Visit the Birth Place of Lord Krishna and also visit some other temples of Mathura. Then proceed to visit Vrindavan located 9.6 km from Mathura, first visit to the most notable Krishna Balram Mandir popularly known as ISKCON temple in Vrindavan. Afternoon, lunch and drive toward Delhi. On arrival, proceed for dinner in local restaurant; timely transfer to airport to catch the flight for onwards destination with sweet memories.

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Tirth Yatra with Ganges - 5 Nights / 6 Days

(Arr.Varanasi – Dep.Delhi)

Destination covered: Varanasi – Bodhgaya-Delhi – Mathura – Vrindavan – Agra –Kurukshetra

Itinerary:
Day 1:- Arrival in Varanasi

Welcome on arrival by Yesme Travels Representative at Varanasi airport.After meet and assist transfer to hotel; overnight stay at hotel in Varanasi.

Day 02:- Varanasi –Bodhgaya

Early morning boat ride on Holy River the Gangesb> with picturesque view of sunrise. Back to hotel for breakfast.VisitSarnath (14 kms), visit Dhamekha Stupa & Sarnath Museum. Later drive to Bodhgaya (250 kms/ 5 hrs drive).On arrival in Bodhgaya, check into hotel for dinner & overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 03:- Bodhgaya – Varanasi

After breakfast visit Mahabodhi temple, Sujata Village, Niranajana River. Lunch at Hotel & drive back to Varanasi. On Arrival in Varanasi attend evening Aarti at Ghat.Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 04:- Varanasi – Delhi by flight & Delhi –Agra by surface

After Breakfast transfer to airport to Board flight for Delhi. On arrival in Delhi, straight transfer to Agra enroute visit Mathura& Vrindavan Temples. Dinner & overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 05:- Agra –Delhi by surface

Breakfast at Hotel and proceed for Agra sightseeing one of the world’s most popular monument – TajMahal (It is closed on every Friday) built by Mughal Emperor Shah- Jehan for his Empress MumtajMahal. The construction believed to have taken 22 years to complete with over 20,000 craftsmen working round the clock. Then proceed for sightseeing tour of magnificent 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. Back to hotel for lunch and then drive back to Delhi. On arrival dinner at Local Restaurant & overnight stay at hotel.

Day 06:- Delhi-Kurukshetra-Delhi + Departure

Early morning Breakfast at Hotel & and drive towards Kurukshetra (170 Kms/3 hrs one way). Arrival in Kurukshetra and proceed to visit Sannihit Sarovar, Sri Krishna Museum, Brahma Sarovar, Sthaneshwar Mahadev Temple. Lunch serve in Local restaurant & Drive back to Delhi. On arrival in Delhi; dinner at local restaurant; timely transfer to airport to catch the flight for onwards destination with sweet memories.

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Hindu Pilgrimage with Taj Mahal Tour- 7 Nights / 8 Days

(Arr. & Dep. Delhi)

Destination covered: Delhi – Haridwar – Rishikesh – Mathura – Vrindavan – Agra –Delhi

Itinerary:
Day 01:- Arrive Delhi

Welcome upon arrival at Delhi International airport. After meet and assist transfer to hotel. Overnight stay at hotel in Delhi.

Day 02:- At Delhi (Temples Tour of Delhi)

After breakfast at Hotel; Temples tour of Delhi. Visiting Swaminarayan Temple (Akshardham Temple)in New Delhi embodies 10,000 years of Indian culture in all its breathtaking opulence, beauty, wisdom and heaven. It brilliantly showcases the essence of India’s ancient architecture, traditions and timeless spiritual messages. The Akshardham experience is an enlightening journey through India’s glorious art, values and contributions for the progress, happiness and harmony of mankind. Laxminarayan Temple (Birla Temple) is not just a place of sacred importance but also an exquisite piece of architecture. The designer of the temple, Sris Chandra Chaterjee, was one of the prominent leaders of the Modern Indian Architecture Movement. It was a very stimulating time in the country. The country was observing the Swadeshi movement at large. Chhatarpur Temple (Shree Adya Katyayani Shaktipeeth) is located in a down town area in south of Delhi - Chhatarpur. This temple is dedicated to Goddess, Katyayani. It is located at Chhatarpur, on the southwestern borders of the city of Delhi. Lotus Temple (Bahai Bhawan) is built in the shape of a lotus flower and is the last of seven Main Bahai's temples built around the world. Completed in1986 it is set among the lush green landscaped gardens. The structure is made up of pure white marble The architect Furiburz Sabha chose the lotus as the symbol common to Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Islam. Adherents of any faith are free to visit the temple and pray or meditate. Around the flourishing petals there are nine pools of water, which light up, in natural light. It looks enormous at dusk when it is flood lit. Lunch & dinner at Local restaurant & overnight stay at hotel.

Day 03:- At Delhi (City Tour of Delhi)

After Breakfast at Hotel visit Raj Ghat - A simple square platform of black marble marks the spot where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated following his assassination in 1948. It is surrounded by a beautiful park with labelled trees planted by notables like Queen Elizabeth II, USA President Eisenhower, Ho Chi Minh and various others. Two museums dedicated to Gandhiji are nearby.
India Gate - at the centre of the city (42 meter, high stone arch) is a memorial raised in honour of the Indian soldiers who fought & died in the campaign of world war-1 & Afghan war, President House- built in 1929, once the Imperial residence of the British Viceroys and now official residence of the President of Indian Republic, Parliament House – this circular shaped building houses the two houses of Parliament- The Lok Sabha (lower) & Rajya Sabha (Upper). Its domed central hall is 90 feet in diameter.
Gandhi Smriti - The residence of industrialist BD Birla has been converted into a memorial to Mahatma Gandhi, where he used to stay during his visits to Delhi. Gandhiji was assassinated here on his way to offer customary evening prayers. Large collection of photographs with a few personal belongings and a series of small dolls houses and terracotta dolls illustrating Gandhijis' life are the attractions at this museum.
The Qutub Minar, is a minaret that forms part of the Qutab complex, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the Mehrauli area of Delhi. Qutub Minar is a 73-metre tall tapering tower of five storeys, with a 14.3 metres (47 feet) base diameter, reducing to 2.7 metres at the top of the peak. It contains a spiral staircase of 379 steps its design is thought to have been based on the Minaret of Jam, in western Afghanistan.Lunch & dinner at Local restaurant & overnight stay at hotel.

Day 04:- Delhi – Haridwar

Early Breakfast and drive toward Haridwar. Enroute visit Kurukshetra - This was the place where the great epic battle of Mahabharata taught man righteous action. The 'Ban Ganga' of Arjun and the now subterranean 'Saraswati' once followed on this land, bringing peace to both who lived here and to those who died in action, in pain, in sorrow and in remorse. Arrive and proceed to visit Sannihit Sarovar, Sri Krishna Museum, Brahma Sarovar, Sthaneshwar Mahadev Temple. Lunch serve in Local restaurant. The will drive toward Haridwar. On arrival check in to the hotel. Evening visit Har-ki-Pauri (the footstep of God) - one of the most sacred ghats in India. People say that this ghat was built by Vikramaditya in memory of his brother Bhartrihari. This ghat is also known as Brahmakund. Back to hotel for dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 05:- Haridwar – Rishikesh - Haridwar

Early Breakfast and proceed for Haridwar to visit various temples including Pareshwar Mahadev Temple, Daksha Mahadev Temple and Mansa Devi Temple. Lunch at hotel and then excursion tour to Rishikesh (30 Kms 01 hr drive ) Rishikesh - also known as the 'place of sages', at the confluence of the Chandrabhaga and Ganga. It is believed that God by the name of 'Hrishikesh' had appeared as an answer to the hard penances by Rabhiya Rishi and henceforth the place derived its name. It is the starting point for the Char Dham pilgrims but also for the people who are interested in meditation, yoga and other aspects of Hinduism. In Rishikesh visit Laxman Jhula - a hanging bridge on the river Ganga is one of the most famous spot in Rishikesh. According to Indian mythology, Lakshman, the younger brother of Lord Rama crossed the Ganga with the help of hanging bridge made of Jute. The bridge offers a scenic view of the river Ganga as it tumbles down to Haridwar. Also visit Bharat Mandir - the oldest temple in Rishikesh, near the Triveni Ghat. This temple is dedicated to Bharat, the younger brother of Lord Ram. Further drive back to Haridwar. Dinner and Overnight stay at Hotel in Haridwar.

Day 06:- Haridwar - Delhi – Mathura

Early breakfast at Hotel & drive towards Mathura. Enroute Lunch serve in Delhi restaurant. Then will continue drive toward Mathura. On arrival check in to the hotel. Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 07:- Mathura - Vrindavan – Agra

After breakfast, proceed to visit Mathura, a little town on the River Yamuna was transformed into a place of faith after Lord Krishna was born here which makes Mathura an important place of Pilgrimage today. Visit the Birth Place of Lord Krishna and also visit some other temples of Mathura. Then proceed to visit Vrindavan located 9.6 km from Mathura, first visit to the most notable Krishna Balram Mandir popularly known as ISKCON temple in Vrindavan. Evening will drive toward Agra – The city of Taj. On arrival, check into hotel for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 08:- Agra – Delhi – Departure

Breakfast at Hotel and proceed for Agra sightseeing one of the world’s most popular monument – Taj Mahal (It is closed on every 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 craftsmen working round the clock. Then proceed for sightseeing tour of magnificent 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. Back to hotel for lunch and then drive back to Delhi. On arrival, have dinner at local restaurant; timely transfer to airport to catch the flight for onwards destination with sweet memories.

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Spiritual Tour of India with Taj Mahal - 10 Nights / 11 Days

(Arr. & Dep. Delhi)

Destination covered: Delhi – Varanasi-Prayagraj-Kurukshetra-Haridwar – Rishikesh – Mathura – Vrindavan – Agra –Delhi

Itinerary:
Day 01:- Arrive Delhi

Welcome on arrival by Yesme Travels Representative at Delhi International airport. After meet and assist transfer to hotel; overnight stay at hotel in Delhi.

Day 02:- At Delhi (Temples Tour of Delhi)

After breakfast at Hotel; Temples tour of Delhi. Visiting Swaminarayan Temple (Akshardham Temple) in New Delhi embodies 10,000 years of Indian culture in all its breathtaking opulence, beauty, wisdom and heaven. It brilliantly showcases the essence of India’s ancient architecture, traditions and timeless spiritual messages. The Akshardham experience is an enlightening journey through India’s glorious art, values and contributions for the progress, happiness and harmony of mankind. Laxminarayan Temple (Birla Temple) is not just a place of sacred importance but also an exquisite piece of architecture. The designer of the temple, Sris Chandra Chaterjee, was one of the prominent leaders of the Modern Indian Architecture Movement. It was a very stimulating time in the country. The country was observing the Swadeshi movement at large. Chhatarpur Temple (Shree Adya Katyayani Shaktipeeth) is located in a down town area in south of Delhi - Chhatarpur. This temple is dedicated to Goddess, Katyayani. It is located at Chhatarpur, on the southwestern borders of the city of Delhi. Lotus Temple (Bahai Bhawan) is built in the shape of a lotus flower and is the last of seven Main Bahai's temples built around the world. Completed in1986 it is set among the lush green landscaped gardens. The structure is made up of pure white marble The architect Furiburz Sabha chose the lotus as the symbol common to Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Islam. Adherents of any faith are free to visit the temple and pray or meditate. Around the flourishing petals there are nine pools of water, which light up, in natural light. It looks enormous at dusk when it is flood lit. Lunch & dinner at Local restaurant & overnight stay at hotel.

Day 03: Delhi –Varanasi by flight

After Breakfast at hotel transfer to Delhi airport to board flight for Varanasi. On arrival in Varanasi airport transfer to hotel & check in and have lunch.Later proceed to Sarnath (14 kms), Visit Dhamekha Stupa and Deer park. Back to Varanasi. Evening experience Ganga Aarti at Ghat. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 04: At Varanasi

Early morning boat ride on the holy river Ganges, back to hotel for Breakfast. After breakfast visit Kashi Vishvnath temple is one of the most famous temple in Varanasi, also known as the Golden temple dedicated to the Lord Shiva. It was constructed in the year 1780 by the Maratha monarch, Maharani Ahilyabai Holkar of the Indore. This makes Varanasi a tourists place because of great religious importance to the Hindus. Rest day free for shopping, Varanasi is famous for its silk products. Dinner & overnight stay at hotel.

Day 05: Varanasi – Prayagraj - Varanasi

After Breakfast drive towards Prayagraj (130 Kms /3 hrs). On arrival take holy dip at Sangam - the site of the convergence of the three holy rivers of Ganga, Yamuna, and Sarasvati, known as Triveni Sangam. Later visit Bade Haniman Temple & other Temples. Transfer back to Varanasi for dinner & overnight stay.

Day 06: Varanasi –Delhi by flight

After breakfast transfer to Varansi airport to Board flight for Delhi. On arrival in Delhi lunch at Local Restaurant. Later visit Raj Ghat - A simple square platform of black marble marks the spot where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated following his assassination in 1948. It is surrounded by a beautiful park with labelled trees planted by notables like Queen Elizabeth II, USA President Eisenhower, Ho Chi Minh and various others. India Gate - at the centre of the city (42 meter, high stone arch) is a memorial raised in honour of the Indian soldiers who fought & died in the campaign of world war-1 & Afghan war, President House - built in 1929, once the Imperial residence of the British Viceroys and now official residence of the President of Indian Republic, Parliament House – this circular shaped building houses the two houses of Parliament- The Lok Sabha (lower) & Rajya Sabha (Upper). Its domed central hall is 90 feet in diameter. Dinner at Local restaurant & overnight stay at hotel.

Day 07:- Delhi – Haridwar

Early Breakfast and drive toward Haridwar. Enroute visit Kurukshetra - This was the place where the great epic battle of Mahabharata taught man righteous action. The 'Ban Ganga' of Arjun and the now subterranean 'Saraswati' once followed on this land, bringing peace to both who lived here and to those who died in action, in pain, in sorrow and in remorse. Arrive and proceed to visit Sannihit Sarovar, Sri Krishna Museum, Brahma Sarovar, Sthaneshwar Mahadev Temple. Lunch serve in Local restaurant. The will drive toward Haridwar. On arrival check in to the hotel. Evening visit Har-ki-Pauri (the footstep of God) - one of the most sacred ghats in India. People say that this ghat was built by Vikramaditya in memory of his brother Bhartrihari. This ghat is also known as Brahmakund. Back to hotel for dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 08:- Haridwar – Rishikesh - Haridwar

Early Breakfast and proceed for Haridwar to visit various temples including Pareshwar Mahadev Temple, Daksha Mahadev Temple and Mansa Devi Temple. Lunch at hotel and then excursion tour to Rishikesh (30 Kms 01 hr drive ) Rishikesh - also known as the 'place of sages', at the confluence of the Chandrabhaga and Ganga. It is believed that God by the name of 'Hrishikesh' had appeared as an answer to the hard penances by Rabhiya Rishi and henceforth the place derived its name. It is the starting point for the Char Dham pilgrims but also for the people who are interested in meditation, yoga and other aspects of Hinduism. In Rishikesh visit Laxman Jhula - a hanging bridge on the river Ganga is one of the most famous spot in Rishikesh. According to Indian mythology, Lakshman, the younger brother of Lord Rama crossed the Ganga with the help of hanging bridge made of Jute. The bridge offers a scenic view of the river Ganga as it tumbles down to Haridwar. Also visit Bharat Mandir - the oldest temple in Rishikesh, near the Triveni Ghat. This temple is dedicated to Bharat, the younger brother of Lord Ram. Further drive back to Haridwar. Dinner and Overnight stay at Hotel in Haridwar.

Day 09:- Haridwar - Delhi – Mathura

Early breakfast at Hotel & drive towards Mathura. Enroute Lunch serve in Delhi restaurant. Then will continue drive toward Mathura. On arrival check in to the hotel. Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 10:- Mathura - Vrindavan – Agra

After breakfast, proceed to visit Mathura, a little town on the River Yamuna was transformed into a place of faith after Lord Krishna was born here which makes Mathura an important place of Pilgrimage today. Visit the Birth Place of Lord Krishna and also visit some other temples of Mathura. Then proceed to visit Vrindavan located 9.6 km from Mathura, first visit to the most notable Krishna Balram Mandir popularly known as ISKCON temple in Vrindavan. Evening will drive toward Agra – The city of Taj. On arrival, check into hotel for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 11:- Agra – Delhi – Departure

Breakfast at Hotel and proceed for Agra sightseeing one of the world’s most popular monument – Taj Mahal (It is closed on every 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 craftsmen working round the clock. Then proceed for sightseeing tour of magnificent 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. Back to hotel for lunch and then drive back to Delhi. On arrival, have dinner at local restaurant; timely transfer to airport to catch the flight for onwards destination with sweet memories.

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Golden Triangle & Muslim Tour - 5 Nights / 6 Days

Destination covered: Delhi – Agra – Jaipur – Ajmer – Delhi

(Arr. & Dep. Delhi)

Itinerary:
Day 01: Arrival in Delhi

Welcome on arrival by Yesme Travels representative at New Delhi Airport, then transfer to Hotel. Overnight in a hotel at Delhi.

Day 02: Delhi - Agra (210 Kms / 4 ~5 hrs drive)

Breakfast at hotel and then will direct drive to Agra – the city of Taj. On arrival, check in to the hotel and proceed for lunch. Afternoon visit one of the world’s most popular monument – Taj Mahal (It is closed on every 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 craftsmen working round the clock. Now proceed for sightseeing tour of magnificent 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.

Day 03: Agra – Fatehpur Sikri - Jaipur (235 Kms / 5 hrs drive)

Breakfast at hotel and then drive toward Jaipur (235kms, 5:30 Hrs.) En route visit Fatehpur Sikri - 37 kms from Agra. The deserted city of sandstone built by the Emperor. The city is rectangular in shape with nine huge gates & inside there are palaces, meeting halls (public/ private audiences), huge courtyards Tomb of Khwaza Salim Chisti - was a Sufi saint of the Chisti order in 16th century India. The saint used to reside in the then dusty village of Sikri. It is said that Khwaza Salim Chisti blessed Emperor Akbar with a son. The son was named Salim in reverence of the saint, who in the course of history came to be known as Emperor Jahangir Jahandar. Akbar later ordered the commissioning of the city of Fatehpur Sikri that had to be built out of the twin villages of Fatehpur and Sikri. The continue drive toward Jaipur. On arrival, check-in at hotel and proceed for lunch. Afternoon visit City Palace - was the principle residence of the former ruling family and is known for its stunning architecture. It also includes museum, courtyards, and gardens. & shopping. Back to hotel. Dinner and Overnight in hotel.

Day 04: At Jaipur

Breakfast at hotel. Proceed for sightseeing visiting Amer Fort - 11 Kms from Jaipur is Amber, the ancient capital of Jaipur state construction of the Fort Palace was constructed in 1652 by Raja Mansingh and it was later extended & completed by the Jai Singh before the move to Jaipur. Enjoy elephant ride while climbing up to the Amer Fort. Then proceed to near Mosque for Prayer and then will back hotel for lunch. Afternoon visit Hawa Mahal (Palaces of the Wind) - a beautiful pink color building having many small windows from where the Royal Ladies watched the annual procession of kingdom. The tourist can take photograph from outside only. Late afternoon free time for shopping. Jaipur is a city of vibrant colors and markets (bazaars) of Jaipur verify this fact. Jaipur's colorful markets offer a great break to stop and shop on you tour. Usually tourists include shopping and visiting the lively markets of Jaipur in their itinerary. While moving through the markets, you will come across the vivacious culture of this region. Jaipur is the perfect place to shop for Handicrafts, antiques, jewelry, gems, pottery, carpets, textiles, metal work and leather ware. Evening, we will back to hotel for dinner & overnight stay.

Day 05: Jaipur – Ajmer – Jaipur

Today early breakfast & drive to Ajmer (140 Km /3.5 hrs.).We visit Dargah of Hazrat Khwaja Moinuddin Hasan Chisty, Ajmer situated in the green oasis wrapped in the barren hills has been a witness to an interesting past. The city was founded by Raja Ajai Pal Chauhan in the 7th century A.D. and continued to be a major centre of Chauhan power. When Prithviraj Chauhan lost it to Mohammed Gauri leaving behind indelible marks of their culture and traditions on the city’s history, converting it to an amalgam of various cultures and a blend of Hinduism and Islam. Lunch in Ajmer. Late afternoon drive back to Jaipur. Dinner & overnight in at Hotel in Jaipur.

Day 06: Jaipur - Delhi + Departure

Breakfast at Hotel. Then drive to Delhi (265 Kms/ 6 ~7 hrs drive). On arrival transfer to restaurant for lunch. Proceed for city tour of Delhi visiting Jama Masjid - Raised on the highest pedestal of Delhi, Jama Masjid signifies grandeur. Built of Red-stone Jama masjid, also known as Masjid - e- Jahannam in History, is the largest mosque in India. This was apparently the last monument erected by Shah Jahan before he was put captive by his son, Aurangzeb. The construction of the mosque began in 1650 and was completed in the year 1656. The mosque stands on a rock apparently the highest point of the southern ridge of Arravalies. This sand stone marvel has 3 intimidating double-storied gateways.Then proceed for India Gate - at the centre of the city (42 meter, high stone arch) is a memorial raised in honor of the Indian soldiers who fought & died in the campaign of world war-1 & Afghan war, President House - built in 1929, once the Imperial residence of the British Viceroys and now official residence of the President of Indian Republic, Parliament House – this circular shaped building houses the two houses of Parliament- The Lok Sabha (lower) & Rajya Sabha (Upper). Its domed central hall is 90 feet in diameter. Dinner will be at nice city restaurant and then departure transfer to airport to catch the onward flight with sweet memories

Day 07:- Delhi – Haridwar

Early Breakfast and drive toward Haridwar. Enroute visit Kurukshetra - This was the place where the great epic battle of Mahabharata taught man righteous action. The 'Ban Ganga' of Arjun and the now subterranean 'Saraswati' once followed on this land, bringing peace to both who lived here and to those who died in action, in pain, in sorrow and in remorse. Arrive and proceed to visit Sannihit Sarovar, Sri Krishna Museum, Brahma Sarovar, Sthaneshwar Mahadev Temple. Lunch serve in Local restaurant. The will drive toward Haridwar. On arrival check in to the hotel. Evening visit Har-ki-Pauri (the footstep of God) - one of the most sacred ghats in India. People say that this ghat was built by Vikramaditya in memory of his brother Bhartrihari. This ghat is also known as Brahmakund. Back to hotel for dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 08:- Haridwar – Rishikesh - Haridwar

Early Breakfast and proceed for Haridwar to visit various temples including Pareshwar Mahadev Temple, Daksha Mahadev Temple and Mansa Devi Temple. Lunch at hotel and then excursion tour to Rishikesh (30 Kms 01 hr drive ) Rishikesh - also known as the 'place of sages', at the confluence of the Chandrabhaga and Ganga. It is believed that God by the name of 'Hrishikesh' had appeared as an answer to the hard penances by Rabhiya Rishi and henceforth the place derived its name. It is the starting point for the Char Dham pilgrims but also for the people who are interested in meditation, yoga and other aspects of Hinduism. In Rishikesh visit Laxman Jhula - a hanging bridge on the river Ganga is one of the most famous spot in Rishikesh. According to Indian mythology, Lakshman, the younger brother of Lord Rama crossed the Ganga with the help of hanging bridge made of Jute. The bridge offers a scenic view of the river Ganga as it tumbles down to Haridwar. Also visit Bharat Mandir - the oldest temple in Rishikesh, near the Triveni Ghat. This temple is dedicated to Bharat, the younger brother of Lord Ram. Further drive back to Haridwar. Dinner and Overnight stay at Hotel in Haridwar.

Day 09:- Haridwar - Delhi – Mathura

Early breakfast at Hotel & drive towards Mathura. Enroute Lunch serve in Delhi restaurant. Then will continue drive toward Mathura. On arrival check in to the hotel. Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 10:- Mathura - Vrindavan – Agra

After breakfast, proceed to visit Mathura, a little town on the River Yamuna was transformed into a place of faith after Lord Krishna was born here which makes Mathura an important place of Pilgrimage today. Visit the Birth Place of Lord Krishna and also visit some other temples of Mathura. Then proceed to visit Vrindavan located 9.6 km from Mathura, first visit to the most notable Krishna Balram Mandir popularly known as ISKCON temple in Vrindavan. Evening will drive toward Agra – The city of Taj. On arrival, check into hotel for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 11:- Agra – Delhi – Departure

Breakfast at Hotel and proceed for Agra sightseeing one of the world’s most popular monument – Taj Mahal (It is closed on every 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 craftsmen working round the clock. Then proceed for sightseeing tour of magnificent 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. Back to hotel for lunch and then drive back to Delhi. On arrival, have dinner at local restaurant; timely transfer to airport to catch the flight for onwards destination with sweet memories.

Churches & Taj Mahal Tour - 5 Nights / 6 Days click here

Churches & Taj Mahal Tour - 5 Nights / 6 Days

(Destination covered: Kolkata – Mother Teresa – Delhi –Agra – Delhi)

Itinerary:
Day 01: Arrival Kolkata

Welcome on arrival at Kolkata airport. After meet & assist services by Yesme Travels representative at Kolkata airport, transfer to Hotel. Overnight stay at hotel in Kolkata.

Day 02: At Kolkata

Breakfast at hotel. Proceed for full day visit tour of Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity. Evening return back to hotel. Dinner in local restaurant and then transfer to hotel.

Day 03: At Kolkata

Breakfast at hotel and proceed to visit & prayer St Thomas Church - This is a Roman Catholic, Latin Rite church. It is a classic colonial building with a gothic tower. It has a beautiful altar window and a marble base relief of St. Thomas. St John’s Church - St John’s Church was originally a Cathedral and was one of the first buildings erected by the East India Company. The third oldest church in Kolkata, St. John’s Church served as the Anglican Cathedral of Calcutta till 1847 when it was transferred to St. Paul’s Cathedral. St. John’s Church was modelled according to the St Martin-in-the-Fields of London. The Church compound houses numerous memorials which include – memorial of black hole of Calcutta, second Rohilla War memorial and Lady Canning’s memorial. The most beautiful feature of the interior is the church’s floor, which is made of dark blue-black stone. St Paul’s Cathedral - Said to be the largest cathedral in Kolkata and the first Episcopal Church of Asia, the St Paul’s Cathedral is known for its gothic architecture. The Cathedral is located opposite to The Victoria Memorial. The inside of this Cathedral contains various plastic art forms and memorabilia and a library. One famous burial in the Cathedral complex include-s that of Bishop Daniel Wilson. St. Theresa Church - This is a Roman Catholic Church, serving the Entally Parish and surrounding area. Further down the road, not far from here, is where MOTHER TERESA made her contribution to India and paved her way to becoming a saint in the Catholic church Denzil Brown. St. Andrew’s Church - Calcutta’s streets seldom generate the feeling that ours is or was a planned city, but this is not so when riding or walking northwards along the Red Road. The handsome Grecian building of St. Andrew’s Church with a slender spire seems to be located strategically to welcome the traveller at the end of his journey. The foundation stone of the Church was laid on St. Andrew’s Day, 30th November, in 1915 when the Countess of Loudon and Moria was present. Lunch and Dinner at Local restaurant. Overnight stay hotel.

Day 04: Kolkata – Delhi by Flight

Breakfast at hotel and proceed to visit Victoria Memorial, -The Victoria Memorial is a large marble building in Kolkata, West Bengal, India, which was built between 1906 and 1921. Drive Pass of Eden Garden, Howrah Bridge. Late afternoon transfer to airport to catch the flight for Delhi. On arrival dinner at local restaurants. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 05: Delhi - Agra

Breakfast at hotel and then will drive towards Agra (210 Kms / 4~5 hrs drive). On arrival, check in to the hotel and proceed sightseeing of Agra city tour visit one of the world’s most popular monument – Taj Mahal (It is closed on every Friday) built by Mughal Emperor Shah- Jahan for his Empress Mumtaj Mahal. The construction believed to have taken 22 years to complete with over 20,000 craft men working round the clock. Now proceed for sightseeing tour of magnificent 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. Evening visit handicraft & textile industry and then visit Govt approve shops for souvenirs or gifts for friend or family, Agra is known for its fabulous marble-made handicrafts and soft stone inlay work. The Mughal were great patrons of arts and crafts. After that back to hotel for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 06: Agra - Delhi + Departure

Breakfast at Hotel. After breakfast drive to Delhi (210 Kms/ 4~5 hrs drive). On arrival, transfer to a local restaurant for lunch. Afternoon proceeds to visit Sacred Heart Cathedral in Delhi - One of the oldest church buildings in New Delhi, the Sacred Heart Cathedral is the headquarters of the Catholic Archdiocese in Delhi. Construction of the Sacred Heart Cathedral began in 1930 and the building was designed by British architect Henry Medd. India Gate - at the center of the city (42 meter, high stone arch) is a memorial raised in honour of the Indian soldiers who fought & died in the campaign of world war-1 & Afghan war, President House - built in 1929, once the Imperial residence of the British Viceroys and now official residence of the President of Indian Republic, Parliament House – this circular shaped building houses the two houses of Parliament- The Lok Sabha (lower) & Rajya Sabha (Upper). Its domed central hall is 90 feet in diameter. Evening proceed for dinner at local restaurant and then departure transfer to Delhi International airport to catch the onward flight with sweet memories.

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