Uttarakhand - Multi Activity Himalayan Adventure_195720

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Uttarakhand - Multi Activity Himalayan Adventure

Duration
time-raw2 weeks
Difficulty
Moderate
Starting point
Delhi Airport
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Explore the beautiful wonderland of Uttarakhand which is revered as the 'Dev Bhoomi' or the land of the gods. Embark on a memorable wildlife safari at Corbett National Park and get up close and personal with nature on a walk at Pangot & Binsar. Also, explore the Cave temples as well as the ancient temples of Jageshwar & Lameshwar. Get a White water Rafting experience in Rishikesh and witness the Ganga aarti ceremony in Haridwar.

What to expect?

BEST SEASON: October to June

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE PROGRAM

  • Delhi - Sikh temple service activities, local shopping at Janpath market
  • Wildlife safaris at Corbett National Park
  • Birding and nature walks at Pangot & Binsar
  • Heritage of 10th century AD old Jageshwar & Lameshwar temples
  • Cave temples of Patal Bhubhaneshwar of thirty three crore deities
  • Great Himalayan walks on the high altitude meadows.
  • Closest photography of the great Himalayan peaks
  • Spiritual experience of the holy town of Haridwar & Rishikesh
  • Yoga, heritage, age old temples, customs & beliefs of the people.
  • Evening ceremony of Ganga aarti in Haridwar
  • White water Rafting in Rishikesh

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival at Delhi Airport / Delhi city tour - Sikh Temple, Shopping, Local pub experience.

Day 2: Drive to Corbett National Park (245kms /07hrs) – walk to the river, elephant feeding program and a photo session with the resident elephant.

Day 3: Jungle Safari X 02 in Corbett National Park- right inside the heart of reserve Forest core zones for game viewing.

Day 4: Drive to Pangot Birding National Park (160kms/05hrs)- Half day local village visits.

Day 5: Birding in Pangot- 2 sessions of for photography & bird watching.

Day 6: Visit Nainital and drive to Binsar - known for offering spell-binding views of the majestic Himalayan peaks such as Chaukhamba, Nanda Devi, Nanda Kot, Panchachuli, and Kedarnath.

Day 7: Day Trek to Jageshwar Temples- easy grade trek which traverses through the thick forest of Binsar National Park.

Day 8: Drive towards Patal Bhubhneshwar (110 Kms/ 04:30hrs)- Visit an NGO focusing on capacity building of rural communities.

Day 9: Day Trek to Lameshwar Temple with bird watching. Visit the holy caves temple (3kms) & easy hike to the Lamkeshwar Temple

Day 10: Drive To Kausani (122 Kms/ 04:30hrs)- Scenic drive and recommended for photography of the Himalayan Peaks.

Day 11: Drive to Joshimath (196kms/ 07 Hrs) It is a long drive offering the closest views of the Garhwal Himalayan range.

Day 12: Hike to the Gorson top & Bugyals is of around 4kms one way. Moderate grade uphill through the meadows

Day 13: Drive to Kirtinagar after a lazy breakfast (175kms/ 6hrs) - last opportunity of sunrise photography of the Mt Nanda Devi national park peaks

Day 14: Drive to Rishikesh Via Devprayag - the sacred confluence of the two heavenly rivers, Alaknanda and Bhagirathi, to form the holy Ganges River.

Day 15: White Water Rafting experience and drive to Delhi airport

What is included?

PACKAGE PRICE INCLUDES ****

  • Accommodation on twin sharing basis in unique and experiential best available hotels
  • Meal Plan as per the itinerary
  • All sightseeing and transfers as per the itinerary
  • Local Guide services
  • 24kms white water river rafting run
  • 02 Game Drives at Corbett as per the Itinerary
  • Haridwar heritage walk
  • All activities

Is this experience for me?

  • Not recommended for small children
  • Not recommended for pregnant women

What do I need to bring?

CHECK LIST FOR THINGS TO CARRY

  • Approximately 50 - 60 liters personal rucksack/ duffel bag
  • Approximately 25 liters small knapsack to carry essentials (like water bottle, rain protection, electrol powder, medicines, torch, Sun glasses, Wind-proof cheater, camera and accessories etc) We recommend to invest in LifeStraw water bottles which are perfect for converting any kind of available water into potable safe water. It removes bacteria, protozoa, and it incorporates a carbon capsule that reduces chlorine, bad taste and odor.
  • Plate, spoon, mug
  • Personal sleeping bag (Can be provided on request)
  • Carry mattress for camping (Can be provided on request)
  • Pairs of clothing (cotton shirts/T-shirts, cotton pants)
  • Full sleeve sweater/ fleece jacket -1
  • Hollofil fiber filled Jacket -1
  • Water-proof wind cheater
  • Woolen Cap / Hat
  • Strong walking boots with hard rubber soles (If possible Vibram)
  • Floaters/ sandals with back strap
  • Pairs of cotton socks
  • Hand gloves
  • Water bottle
  • Poly bags 10 kgs x 5 no. for packing things for rain protection
  • Flashlight/ Head Lamp (with extra cells)
  • Personal Rain protection - Water proof sheet/ poncho
  • Plastic cord (for packing)
  • Dark Sun glasses (not blue)
  • Light towel, personal medicines, toilet kit, toilet paper roll, writing material, cold cream
  • Mosquito repellent, thread, needle, safety pins, buttons, rubber bands, peppermints, small knife
  • Salt, sugar, lime juice, glucose powder etc.
  • Dry ration like toffees, chocolates, namkeen, dry fruits etc.
  • Sun block factor 70
  • Personal medication/ first aid kit
  • Camera with extra batteries and memory card
  • Altimeter / Thermometer

Additional information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
    • Cancellation Policy: For a full refund, please cancel at least 1 week in advance of the start of the experience.
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$1909