India Women’s Adventure

Explore India with @hannahrheaume

November 11th-20th, 2023

Join me in India for the Diwali festival of lights-  a traditional celebration of victory of light over darkness, good over evil.  We’ll celebrate Diwali with a local family in their home.  This itinerary also includes some of the “must-do” activities in India- the Taj Mahal, Har-ki-Pauri ghat, a VIP Aarti viewing, as well as visiting markets, riding rickshaws, and we’ll even stay in a Palace!  We look forward to sharing this special, socially-conscious itinerary with you.
 

10 day, 9 night tour of India during their famous Diwali Festival- visit Delhi, Udaipur, Haridwar, Jaipur, and Agra.

Fly in/out of Delhi Airport. Private transfers on arrival and departure provided. 

Please speak to a Legit Trips travel guide before booking your flights for this trip – email [email protected]

Option to extend your trip on either end, pending availability, reach out to [email protected] for more info.

Itinerary subject to change based on discretion of trip leader, or tour operator, due to weather or other extenuating circumstances.

November 11-20, 2023

Deposit $650

REGULAR PRICING – $

*flexible payment options available for balance- to pay monthly or in a few equal installments

  • 9 nights in deluxe hotel accommodations
  • RT Train tickets from Delhi to Agra and Hardiwar
  • Diwali celebrations with a local family (includes dinner)
  • VIP Aarti viewing in Haridwar
  • RT airport transportation from Delhi
  • Daily breakfast, one lunch, two dinners
  • Rickshaw tour
  • Entrance to all temples and forts
  • Economy airfare from Udaipur – Dehradun via Delhi
  • Airport and rail station transfers with representatives
  • Private minicoach with personal local guide for all tours
  • On-site tour leader available 24/7 to ensure you have a good time

Deposits are non-refundable (but are transferable to another person or Legit Trip). Any additional payments can be refunded if canceled more than 90 days prior to the trip start date.  Deposits may only be transferred one time and incur a $100 rebooking fee.

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Fun Facts About INDIA

UNESCO

Amber Fort in Rajastan is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is named after Amba, the Goddess of Earth & Fertility. It has the 3rd largest Wall in the world, and dates back to the 16th century.

COMMUNITY

Gurudwara Bangla Sahib is probably the largest attended community kitchen in the world. This volunteer-led, free kitchen never closes and feeds 35,000 people every day.

TAJ MAHAL

The Taj Mahal is one of the new 7 Wonders of the World, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Commissioned in 1632, it took 20 years to build and cost the equivalent of 70 billion rupees ($956 mil US).

POPULATION

India is home to 1.3 billion people and is the 2nd most populous country in the world. It is also the world's 3rd largest economy. 80% of the population is Hindu.

Day 1

ARRIVAL IN DELHI

After all of the arrival formalities, exit the arrival halls and you will be greeted by your driver and assisted to the hotel.

We’ll have a special welcome dinner at the Haveli Dharampura. 

O/N at Maidens Hotel

Day 2

OLD DELHI

Morning Old Delhi tour on Cycle Rickshaws.

Later we join a local family for the Diwali celebrations. You will be making Rangoli, lighting Diya and candles, followed by the Lakshmi Pooja. The celebrations conclude with a delicious Indian dinner & sweets.

Day 3

AGRA

Express train to Agra.Today we’ll explore Agra Fort before checking into the hotel.

We will then visit the baby Taj, Sheroes Hangout Cafe and head to Mehtab Bagh to witness the Taj Mahal at sunset.

O/N at Trident Hotel Agra

Day 4

JAIPUR

Early wake up for the Taj Mahal at sunrise. We’ll return for breakfast and then transfer to Jaipur (approx 5 Hrs).

Evening walking tour to explore the vibrant bazaars of the old city. 

O/N at Trident Hotel

Day 5

JAIPUR

Today we set out to visit the ancient capital city of Amber. We’ll visit the Amer Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Panna Meena Ka Kund, the City Palace, Jantar Mantar, and the Jawahar circle. 

O/N at Trident Hotel

Day 6

UDAIPUR

After breakfast, you will be transferred to Udaipur in your private car (approx 7 hrs)

On arrival, you will be met and assisted with your check-in at the hotel. Relax for the rest of the day

O/N at Trident Hotel Udaipur 

Day 7

UDAIPUR

Experience Rajasthan, nicknamed the ‘City of Lakes’ for its picturesque lakes framed by the Aravalli range.

Optional – ask the concierge to arrange a boat ride under the stars on the lake.

O/N at Trident Hotel Udaipur 

Day 8

HARIDWAR

Transfer to our flight to Dehradun. Then transfer to our hotel in Haridwar (1.5 hrs)

Evening visit Har-ki-Pauri (the footstep of God) You can buy oil lamps from nearby shops & take part in the religious custom.

O/N at The Haveli Hari Ganga

Day 9

DEHLI

Early morning, enjoy an hour-long Yoga session with your instructor at Arogyam yoga center. Full-day exploration of Hardiwar and Rishikesh

Train back to Delhi

Day 10

DEHLI
Early morning , proceed for a cycling tour followed by boat ride tour around the Yamuna. After breakfast, we’ll enjoy a sightseeing tour of New Delhi and visit the Sikh Temple.

Group farewell dinner!
O/N at Maidens Hotel

DAY 11

DEHLI – DEPARTURE DAY

Transfer to the international airport to board your flight back home.

O/N at Maidens Hotel

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