Delhi - Rishikesh - Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Delhi
Type of Trip: Road Trip | Start City: Delhi | End City: Delhi
The journey begins in Delhi, India’s capital, where we will explore historical sites, stroll through Old Delhi, and experience this fast-paced, bustling city with a population of more than 25 million people. Next we will travel to Haridwar, north of Delhi, the site of two important Hindu temples that are situated high in the hills overlooking the Ganges River. In the evening, we will attend the nightly Hindu ritual ceremony at the Ganges River, an experience that is sure to be memorable. Rishikesh is a delightful, small city along the banks of the holy Ganges River, known for its yoga retreats, and spiritual, bohemian vibe. We will spend a couple of days exploring Rishikesh with its temples, shops, and cafes, surrounded by the natural beauty of the Ganges River and the Himalayan foothills.
The journey continues with the Golden Triangle: Delhi, India’s capital and its blend of old and new cultures; Jaipur, majestic gem of the royal state of Rajasthan; and Agra, home to the incomparable Taj Mahal.