| Yoga In The Serene Himalayas :
DAY 01 - Haridwar - RISHIKESH
Arrival Hardwar later drive to Rishikesh. On arrival transfer to Ashram at Rishikesh. Overnight hotel.
DAY 02 - RISHIKESH
Today we start for you the Yogic Union that offers a wide variety of paths for putting you in touch with your true blissful nature. The schedule starts off with pranayam and meditation classes from 06:30 - 08:00 A.M., lectures from 09:00 - 10:30 A.M. Hatha yoga (elaborating physical postures, breathing techniques and Cleansing practices) from 05:00 - 06:30 P.M. & bhajanas from 08:00 - 09:30 P.M., three vegetarian meals per day are offered. Overnight stay at the Ashram.
DAY 03 - RISHIKESH- GANGOTRI
Today we shall go in for our early morning Yoga classes and later drive you to GANGOTRI via Uttarkashi. The shrine of Gangotri is situated at an elevation of 3048 mts. amidst captivating surroundings. Gangotri is located at a distance of 99 Kms. from Uttarkashi. On arrival, check in into hotel. Overnight stay.
DAY 04 – GANGOTRI
Today early morning go in for the yoga classes; later practice what you have learned till date. In the evening explore the surroundings. In the evening visit the holy temple of Ganga. Overnight stay.
DAY 05 - GANGOTRI
Today we continue with the same schedule as the one we followed yesterday. Later visit the other places as mentioned below. Overnight at Hotel.
Gangotri Temple: The temple, constructed by the Gorkha General Amar Singh Thapa in the 18th Century, is situated on the right bank of Bhagirathi.
Submerged Shivling: Submerged in the river, this natural rock Shivling is the place where, according to mythology Lord Shiva sat when he received the Ganga in his matted lock. It is visible in winter months when water level decreases.
Kedar Ganga Sangam: Around 100 Yards from the Ganga Temple flows the river Kedar Ganga. Starting from the Kedar Valle, this river meets the Bhagirathi on its left bank.
DAY 06 - GANGOTRI - BHOJBASA
Today morning get ready to begin your trek to BHOJBASA. Check in Camps. Camp fire followed by Dinner. Night halt
DAY 07 – BHOJBASA – GAUMUKH
Today practice Yoga in the serene and holy atmosphere of BHOJBASA. After breakfast start trek to Gaumukh. Overnight in Camps.
The Gaumukh glacier is the source of Bhagirathi (Ganga) and is held in high esteem by the devotes who do not miss the opportunity to have a holy dip in the bone chilling icy water. Gaumukh is where the waters of Ganga trickle down from the glaciers. The sages called it 'Gaumukh', because in the distant past, it probably appeared like a cow's mouth; though today, it doesn't appear so.DAY 8 – GAUMUKH - BHOJBASA
Today trek back to BHOJBASA after Meditation Session. On arrival check in into Camps.
DAY 9 - BHOJBASA – GANGOTRI - UTTARKASHI
Today after early morning yoga practice trek back to Gangotri later we shall drive you back to Uttarkashi. Overnight hotel.
Uttarkashi is an important pilgrimage centre, equated with Varanasi or Kashi in divinity. It is located in a wide stretch of a valley. Situated at a distance of 145 Kms. from Rishikesh, the last rail head and at an elevation of 1158 mts. on the bank of river Bhagirathi, this picturesque town is also the district headquarter. From the religious point of view as well, it is considered important because the temple of Lord Vishwanath, is located here where a massive iron trident is erected. Description about this temple is given '' Kedar Khand'' (Skand-Puran). The other important temples situated here are Ekadash Rudra, Bhairav and Gyaneshwar. The temple of Goddess Kuteti Devi is situated at the top of hill about 1.5 Kms. away.
DAY 10 – UTTARKASHI – RISHIKESH
Today after early morning yoga practice drive back to Rishikesh. Rest day at leisure. Overnight in Ashram.
DAY 11 – RISHIKESH
The morning yoga asana classes starts from 07:00 - 08:00 A.M. Later on we continue them from 04:00 - 05:30 P.M. & meditation classes from 06:00 - 07:00P.M. The meals here would be simple but wholesome - keeping with the Yogic teachings. Overnight at the Ashram.
DAY 12 – RISHIKESH
Today we continue with the same schedule as the one we followed yesterday. Overnight at the Dham.
DAY 13: RISHIKESH - HARDWAR DEPARTURE
Today after breakfast day free to bind up then after lunch drive back to Hardwar enroute visit the holy Har-ki -pauri (Ganga) later drive to Rly. Stn. to board Shatabdi Express to Delhi. END OF OUR SERVICES.
All transfers by Non A/C Tata Indica /Ambassador Car from Rly. Stn. to Ashram & back.
All sight seeing as per the itinerary.
Non A/C transportatin from Rishikesh - Gangotri - Rishikesh.
Non A/C Accommodation on twin sharing basis with all veg. meals as per the itinerary.
Camping Equipments, Guide during trek.
Tour Escort Services.
Yoga & Meditation teacher.
Daily Yoga & Meditation classes at Ashram (Rishikesh).
Train fare from Delhi - Hardwar -Delhi.
TOUR DOES NOT INCLUDE:
Any payment done for availing any extra services / food / laundry / Liquor/ Guide/Porter/Pony and Tip.
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186, Sharwan Nath Nagar, Near Hotel Jhanvi
Haridwar - 249401, Uttrakhand, INDIA
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