DURATION : 10 DAYS
DESTINATION : DELHI - SHIVPURI – ANANDA IN HIMALAYAS – CORBETT NATIONAL PARK – FORT UNCHAGAON - AGRA – DELHI.
Tour Detail :The natures 5 elements are -water, wood, fire, earth and metal and each have a profound effect on one another, creations.In essence these elements are a study of relationships and influence in nature, and how they are reflected in the human body- The Five Elements tour is our serious effort to Rejuvenate the body and mind we have comprised this tour of Adventure in Shivpuri (a small town nestled in the great Himalayan foothills at the banks of Holy Ganges and protected forests , it is known for the White water sports and other adventure activities like Rock climbing,Rappeling, Bunjee Jumping and Kayaking, this stretch of River has the Rapids upto 5 Grade and it is the best location for overnight camping besides the flowing River.) Ananda in Himalayas (worlds No One Destination Spa Located in the tranquil Himalayan foothills, close to the mythological city Rishikesh, surrounded by graceful Sal forests, overlooking the peaceful Ganges, Ananda is the spiritual pathway to the ultimate, discovered through the union of body, mind and soul) Corbett National Park (One of the oldest national park in India famous in the world over as the 'Land of the trumpet, roar and song'. In Corbett National Park apart from tigers other cats can also be seen i.e leopards, jungle cats and leopard cats. Large herds of elephant are also found near Ramganga River.The Park has a spectacular bird diversity. Over 500 species of resident and migratory birds have been recorded here. Peacock, kaleej pheasant, block partridge, pallas's fishing eagle, white collared falconet, storkbilled kingfisher, wall creeper, brown fish owl, brown eared and block bulbul and several species of woodpeckers & parakeets ore some of the attractive birds found within Corbett National Park.) Fort Uncha Gaon (Fort of 19th Century converted to a hotel was inherited by present king Surendra Pal Singh IN 1927, The palace has influence of the early 20th century blend of Indian and colonial architecture ) Agra (Historic place which houses beautiful buildings reminiscent of the Mughal Period like the Agra Fort Jahangiri Mahal, magnificent monument of love, Taj Mahal, built by Shah Jahan in the memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal.)This Tour will definitely make you feel refreshed, rejuvenated, and more relaxed with a sense of accomplishment and learning. Come and rediscover your physiological, philosophical and theoretical objectives.
RECOMMENDED TOUR ITINERARY :
DAY 01: DELHI
Arrival at Delhi Airport ,Company representatives will receive all of you on arrival at the international airport in Delhi late in the night or midnight transfer to the hotel. Overnight we will be at Delhi
DAY 02: DELHI – SHIVPURI.
Early Morning Drive to Shivpuri via visiting Rishikesh and check in at the Neemrana Glass House in the Ganges an extraordinary historical site as well as a magical natural spot. Set in a lychees and mango orchard of The Maharaja of Tehri Garhwal, with a garden of tropical plants, full of rare birds and butterflies, it has a sand beach of its own. This secluded property has six cottages overlooking the Ganges and the mountains beyond. Its private spring water matches the qualities of the best mineral waters in the world, which you can bathe in!.Overnight at Neemrana.
DAY 03: SHIVPURI.
Early Morning.Transfer to Ganga Beach Camp Morning tea and transfer to Marine Drive and start rafting from Marine Drive down to Rishikesh. Today we hit some of the Most adventourous Rapids Grading from I to IV like Black money, Cross fire, Three Blind mice and good morning , Roller Coaster, Golf Course and Club House rapids. Initiation, Double Trouble, Hilton & Terminator. One can try cliff Jump and body Surfing on this section. In the later part we float past temples and ashrams and Ghats enjoying the river bank life along the Ganges. Arrive Rishikesh and transfer to Glass House,Evening campfire and dinner.Overnight at Shivpuri.
DAY 03: SHIVPURI – ANANDA IN HIMALAYAS (NARENDRANAGAR).
It is the worlds No one Destination Spa Located in the tranquil Himalayan foothills, close to the mythological city Rishikesh, surrounded by graceful Sal forests, overlooking the peaceful Ganga as it meanders into the distance, Ananda is the spiritual pathway to the ultimate, discovered through the union of body, mind and soul. It is not just a retreat that will leave you breathless with the enchantment of its surroundings, but assists in redefining lifestyles to include the well-known traditional Indian wellness regimes of Ayurveda, Yoga and Vedanta combined with best of International Wellness Experiences to bring about the union of mind, body and soul.Overnight at Ananda.
DAY 04: ANANDA IN HIMALAYAS (NARENDRANAGAR).
Full Day for Spa activities, The 24,000 square foot spa offers an extensive menu of over 79 body and beauty treatments, integrating the traditional Indian systems of Ayurveda with the more contemporary Western spa approach. The spa experience strives to achieve the ultimate harmony between the physical and the mental realms of the individual. Overnight at Ananda.
DAY 05: ANANDA IN HIMALAYAS - CORBETT NATIONAL PARK .
Morning Drive to Corbett National Park , named after the hunter turned conservationist Jim Corbett who played a key role in its establishment it is the oldest national park in India The park was established in 1936 as Hailey National Park. Situated in Nainital district of Uttarakhand in Himalayas, the park acts as a protected area for the critically endangered Bengal tiger of India, the secure survival is the main objective of Project Tiger an Indian wildlife protection initiative. Over 585 species of resident and migratory birds have been categorized, including crested serpent eagles, blossom headed parakeet and the red jungle fowl (ancestor of all domestic fowl), 33 species of reptiles, 7 species of amphibians, 7 species of fish and 37 species of dragonflies,Elephents are seen in large herds, Other mammals include four kinds of deer (barking, sambar, hog, Black buck and chital, Sloth and Himalayan Black bears, Indian Grey Mongoose, otters, yellow-throated martens, ghoral (goat-antelopes), Indian pangolins and plentiful prey make this reserve an ideal habitat for tigers who are opportunistic feeders and prey upon a range of animals.Overnight stay at Corbett Resort surrounded by a dense Sal forest and moist jungles and the only Resort of its kind within Corbett Tiger Reserve offering exclusivity in game viewing, great walks and explorations on foot. Resort has very skilled field guides and naturalists making your wildlife experience a memory to live with by offering an intimate wildlife experience.
DAY 06: CORBETT NATIONAL PARK .
Morning go for Jeep safari (Game Drive) come back in the afternoon,have lunch and again go for Jeep safari later back to camp by sundown, just in time for that hot cup of tea.After a quick wash, join your hosts by the campfire for drinks and snacks and resume the discussions leftover from the previous night. For those of you weary from the long day, dinner would be ready under the Thatch after which you could settle into your comfortable beds in the tent.Overnight stay at Corbett Park.
DAY 07: CORBETT NATIONAL PARK – FORT UNCHAGAON.
Morning Breakfast and Drive to Fort Unchagaon it is a village close to Garh Mukteswar on This place, Ucchagaon is incidentally very close to river Ganges it is a very picturesque spot and Midway of Agra.This Early 19th Centurywas inherited by the present King,Surender Pal Singh in 1927 at the tender age of 10,The Young Heir took personal intrest in maintainence and preservation of his ancestral residence,The palace was renovated under his guidance and ther in lays the evidence of the influences of the early 20th century blend of Indian and Colonian architecture,and the décor is authentically aristrocatic. Overnight Stay at Fort Unchagaon.
DAY 08: FORT UNCHAGAON – AGRA.
Drive to Agra in Uttar Pradesh. Visit the Medieval Indian city Fatehpur Sikri built by emperor Akbar in 1569 and known for its towering Buland Darwaja, and many other beautiful and magnificent structures marked by their indo-islamic style of art and architecture including Diwan-i-Am, Diwan-i-Khas, Panch Mahal, Jodhabai's Palace, tomb of Saint Sheikh Salim Chishti, and the Jama Masjid overnight stay at Agra.
DAY 09: AGRA.
We start morning by a visit to the historic Agra Fort which houses beautiful buildings reminiscent of the Mughal Period like the Jahangiri Mahal, After visiting Agra Fort we proceed to visit the magnificent monument of love, Taj Mahal, built by Shah Jahan in the memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. After exploring the beauty of Taj its time to get a taste of the traditional art and craft practiced since many generations in Agra like the famous fine marble inlay work and other handicraft products.Overnight Stay at Agra.
DAY 10: AGRA – DELHI.
Morning Breakfast and Drive to Delhi. Dropping at Delhi Intl Airport.Tour Concludes.
- Shivpuri : Neemrana Glass House in the Ganges/Himalayan Hideaway Lodge.
- Narendra Nagar : Ananda in the Himalayas.
- Corbett National Park : Corbett Hideaway.
- UnchaGaon : Fort Unchagaon.
- Agra : Hotel Amar Vilas.