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Detoxifying Your Senses

  •  Varanasi
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25000/- 4D/3N

Overview

Free yourself of the stress-filled thoughts plaguing your mind and get ready the ultimate ‘detox’ — Soup for the Soul. This itinerary encompassing the best of Varanasi, Khajuraho and Bandhavgarh is guaranteed to have you cleansed from deep within.

De-stress, soothe your nerves and commune with yourself on this tour. From seeking solitude in the spiritual tunes on the banks of the Ganges and soaking in the sensual mysticism of the temple art at Khajuraho, to mingling with wild creatures in the vast expanses of the nature-charged Bandhavgarh, this trip promises to stir your soul and help you rediscover yourself. Since this a Taster, you would only be visiting places mentioned in the itinerary below.

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Highlights

  • Get a chance to visit cultural centre of North India for several thousand years.
  • Excursion of Culture of Varanasi, with the holy river Ganga, the city is referred to as Kashi, the “City of Light”.
  • Walk in the old lanes and by lanes where the original culture of Benaras still survives.
  • See Ashokan Lion Capital and other edits is an opportunity not to be missed.

Stay: Beautiful & Clean Home Stay (twin sharing).

Meals: Breakfast & Dinner

Activities: Nature Walk, Cultural Tour, Traditional Stay

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Itinerary

  • Day 1: Varanasi

    Arrive Varanasi and transfer to your Homestay, Aashray. The culture of Varanasi is closely associated with the holy river Ganga. The city has been a cultural centre of North India for several thousand years, and has a history that is older than most of the major world religions. In the Rigveda, the city is referred to as Kashi, the “City of Light”. Proceed to evening arti on the river. Farm grown, Home cooked Fresh Dinner and Overnight at Homestay.
  • Day 2: Varanasi

    Early morning boat excursion on the river Ganges, a ferry pilgrimage from ghat to ghat. People bathe early in the morning to offer the prayers to the rising sun. Pious Hindus believe that to die in Kashi and to be cremated on banks of the Ganges is to attain release from the cycle of birth and death. This is followed by a walk in the old lanes and by lanes where the original culture of Benaras still survives in nooks and corners. The adventurous can surely try the local flavorful food and delicacies. Afternoon, proceed to a tour of Sarnath, the seat where Gautama Buddha gave his first sermons to his 5 disciples after his enlightenment. A visit to the Sarnath Archeological Museum to see Ashokan Lion Capital and other edits is an opportunity not to be missed. Dinner and Overnight at Homestay.
  • Day 3: Varanasi - Khajuraho (415 km)

    Morning breakfast. Time at leisure. You can also ask for assistance from the hosts at your homestay if you are interesting in the local crafts and handicrafts of the city. Later proceed to airport to board flight to Khajuraho. The erotic carvings that swathe Khajuraho’s three groups of Unesco World Heritage Site–listed temples are among the finest temple art in the world. The Western Group of temples, in particular, contains some stunning sculptures and reflect the Chandela dynasty’s immense appreciation for art. Evening sound and light show at the temple complex. Overnight at The Taj.
  • Day 4: Khajuraho

    Morning breakfast. Tour of the Temples. Later proceed to airport for onward journey. End of tour.
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Inclusions

  • Accommodation in the hotel on twin sharing
  • Daily breakfast, 2 Dinners in Varanasi (Tasty Vegetarian leaning towards Satvik), 1 Dinner in Khajuraho.
  • All prevailing taxes like Luxury tax in all hotels and Service tax wherever applicable.
  • All transfers to or from hotels, airport, railway station, sight seeing city tours, drives by air conditioned car with a Smart-chauffer.
  • Road tax, toll tax, driver’s allowance, parking etc.
  • Evening arti in Varanasi, Morning boat ride in Varanasi, Excursion to Sarnath.
  • Guided tour of the Khajuraho temples.
  • Memories of a lifetime.

Exclusions

  • All entrance / camera fees.
  • All Expenses other than mentioned in What Price Includes.
  • Tips & Gratuities & personal expenses
  • Visa Fees & Airport tax or Airport improvement fees.
  • Travel Insurance.

Other Important Information

  • The prices mentioned are based on accomodations, handpicked to give the most fulfilling and enriching experience of a destination. These may change in relation with what gets added, upgraded or improved in a particular destination. We also choose the most
  • We use Toyota Innovas, by default for all travel. Please check with us for upgrade to a Luxury SUV, or also for the option of the costs without transport.
  • Foreign nationals are requested to bear in mind that there maybe some nominal cost additions owing to differences in entrances to monuments, wild life entry fees or other similar charges.

Cancellation policy

  • 100% Refund if cancelled 30 days before the trip start date.
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