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Nirvana in the Himalayas

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Destinations: Delhi-Haridwar-Rishikesh- Chandigarh-Dharamshala-Chandigarh-Delhi


Day 01: Delhi to Haridwar

On arrival at Delhi Airport ,drive to Haridwar. Check In to the Hotel.
Haridwar is very popular Sacred and pilgrimage destination . People like to spend their time in such a wonderful spiritual atmosphere, and practice Yoga & meditation . Overnight at Hotel

Day 02: Haridwar to Rishikesh

After Breakfast check out from Hotel & Drive to Rishikesh.
Rishikesh, is a spiritual town situated 24 kms upstream from Haridwar, at the confluence of the Chandrabhaga and Ganga and surrounded by scenic beauty of the hills on three sides. The whole place is considered to be sacred as it is believed that meditation at this place leads to attainment of salvation. Rishikesh, nicknamed “The World Capital of Yoga”, has numerous yoga centres. It is believed that meditation in Rishikesh brings one closer to attainment of moksha, as does a dip in the holy river that flows through it.
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Visit LaxmanJhula, made over river Ganges to cross the river and is a landmark of Rishikesh. It is said that Laxman crossed Ganges on jute ropes between the place where this bridge is built.
GeetaBhawanis situated by the side of LaxmanJhula on the banks of the holy river Gangesbeautifully constructed building housing some attractive statues of characters Hindu mythology.
Swarag Ashram is a beautiful place situated in picturesqe surroundings at the foot of Himalayas on the left bank of the Ganges between Rishikesh and Laxmanjhula .It is this spot where from ages of yore the famous Yogis and Rishis have been doing the Tapasya.
Bharat Mata Temple is a holy place, founded by Swami SatyamitranandGiri.Bharat Mata is the representation of India in the form of a mother goddess. The Goddess of India or Mother India is generally illustrated as a woman dressed in a saffron-colored sari and holding the flag in one of her hands. Overnight atAnnada.

Day 03 Oct: Rishikesh

Indulge in the activites at Annanda like Yoga, Pranayama, Meditation, Fitness, Cooking demonstrations, Excursions, Foot Bath, Heated Lap Pool, Indoor and Outdoor Jacuzzi, Steam, Sauna, Chill Plunge Pool, kneipp Hydrotherapy. Overnight at Ananda

Day 04 :Rishikesh to Chandigarh

After breakfast check out from Hotel & drive to Chandigarh.
Chandigarh is located at the foothills of Shivaliks, it is known as the best-planned city in India, with architecture which is world-renowned, and a quality of life, which is unparalleled. The face of modern India, Chandigarh, is the manifestation of a dream that Pt. JawaharLal Nehru envisaged and Le Corbusier executed. Day at Leisure Overnight at Hotel.

Day 05: Chandigarh to Dharamshala

After Breakfast check out from Hotel & drive to Dharamshala. Overnight at Hotel.
Dharamshala is a popular hill station located in the Kangra district known for its idyllic surroundings amidst pine trees, tea gardens and snow capped mountains. It is also home to Dalai Lama. The word Dharamshala means, an inn attached to a temple. Dharamshala’s history has been influenced greatly by both Hinduism and Buddhism. Overnight at Hotel

Day 06: Dharamshala

After breakfast , visit Mcleodgang , which is originally home of the semi-nomadic Gaddi tribe, McLeodganj is today the residence of Dalai Lama. This mid 19th century place was developed as a British Garrison. The place was developed as an important administrative point for the whole Kangra valley. Today the place has developed as headquarters of the exiled Tibetan Government. The impressive monastery has larger than life size images of Buddha, Padmasambhava and Avaloketeshwara. Evening free for own activities Overnight at Hotel.

Day 07: Dharamshala

Morning after breakfast visit Dall Lake, Surrounded by high and green Deodar trees, which fills a mountain bowl. Situated 11-kms away from the town, this lake is easily approachable by road and makes an enchanting and serene picnic spot.
The ancientShrine of Bhagsunath temple ,is Just 11-km from the town center of Dharamsala. There are many fresh water springs close to the temple, which are considered sacred by the Hindus.
Triund is situated 9 kms from Bhagsu Nag which is now very famous as a trekking paradise. Triund is name of a ridge in Dhauladhar Himalayas and it shows very close look for Moon peak-InderaPass.Overnight at Hotel.

Day 08 : Dharamshala

After breakfast excursion to, Masrur50 Km.fromDharamshala. This temple on the basis of architectural and sculptural decoration has been assigned the date to eight-ninth century and view of its architectural scriptural importance was protected as monument of national importance.
Chamunda Devi Temple is situated on the bank of river Ban Ganga, at 1000m above sea-level. Located at about 15 kms from Dharamshala, this ancient temple is 700 years old. Also known as ChamundaNandikeshwarDhamis sacred temple is an abode of Shiva- the destroyer God and Shakti- the goddess of power since the saga of Purana.
KunalPathri is a small town near Dharamsala. The major attraction here is the temple of Mata KunalPathri, dedicated to local Goddesses. This place is surrounded by dense tea gardens and is a perfect place to have a natural walk. The temple premises offer a good view of Dhauladhar Range and low lying lawns.Overnight at Hotel.

Day 09: Dharamshala to Chandigarh

After Breakfast early check out from Hotel & drive to Chandigarh. Reach Chandigarh and check in at Hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 10: Chandigarh to Delhi

Morning after breakfast check out from Hotel, visit the Rose garden &Sukhna lake, the sightseeing places in Chandigarh. Later drive to Delhi . Day at leisure . Check in at Hotel .

Day 11 : Delhi to Back Home

Morning after a relaxed breakfast.Transfer to International Airport to board the flight back home.