Jaipur India City Palace

India's Golden Triangle & the Sacred Ganges

13 DAYS FROM NEW DELHI TO KOLKATA

Chandigarh Wellness Retreat, India

Included in your 5-day stay:

• 1 night at The Oberoi Gurgaon, New Delhi (or similar)
• 3 nights at The Oberoi Sukhvilas, Chandigarh (or similar)
• Breakfast daily, 3 lunches, 3 dinners
• All service charges, taxes and porterage
• 3-day digital detox program including: Signature aromatherapy massage, Himalayan singing bowl massage, Luxury Hammam, Foot reflexology, Forest bathing, Yoga & meditation, Mindfulness activities, and daily access to hydrotherapy facilities
• All transfers, transportation and intra-India flights

Pricing:

€2,289 per person (for 2 guests)

For solo travelers, there is a single supplement of €879.

Note: This extension is for cruise/tours that begin in New Delhi.

Varanasi

A swirl of color and ritual and oddities galore, Varanasi may very well be the most ethereal and exotic place you will ever visit. Considered the holiest spot on India’s holiest river, it is also one of the world’s oldest cities—as ancient as Babylon and Thebes. It is the goal of every devout Hindu to come here at least once to purify body and soul in the sacred waters of the Ganges. Your visit includes a fascinating tour of this otherworldly and intoxicating city, followed by a private boat ride to observe a Ganga Aarti ceremony. Led by a Hindu priest at sunset, this spellbinding devotional ritual is performed in honor of the goddess of the river, a spectacle you’ll remember the rest of your days. You will also have an opportunity to take a boat ride along the river at sunrise, when hundreds of sari- and dhoti-clad Hindus can be observed bathing, washing laundry, performing yoga asanas, and making respectful offerings to Mother Ganga along the broad stone ghats lining the Ganges. Magical and mystical, surreal and deeply spiritual, Varanasi is a city that is truly unlike any other.

Included in your 3-day stay:

• 1 night at the Taj Gateway Ganges, Varanasi (or similar)
• 1 night at the Trident Hotel, Gurgaon (or similar)
• Breakfast daily, 1 lunch, 1 dinner
• Complimentary house wine or local beer during dinner
• All service charges, taxes and porterage
• Panoramic city tour of Varanasi
• Private boat ride to witness a Ganga Aarti ceremony at sunset
• Private sunrise boat ride along the Ganges
• All transfers, transportation and intra-India flights

Pricing:

€1,059 per person (for 2 guests)

For solo travelers, there is a single supplement of €259.

Note: This extension is for cruise/tours that end in Kolkata.