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Kasi Khajuraho Nalanda in 7 days

  • Price / Person: INR 21,205.00

       Price Table

    Duration : 7N/8D

    Country : India

    Start : Varanasi

    End : Nalanda

    Category : History & heritage, Culture & Festival, Pilgrimage,

    Package Includes : Hotels,Breakfast,Transfers,Sightseeing

    Places covered : Patna, Varanasi, Allahabad, Ayodhya, Gaya, Bodh Gaya, Nalanda,

    Kasi Gaya Ayodhya Allahabad Lucknow Khajuraho Nalanda

    Package Overview

    Day 1: Patna to Nalanda to Gaya and night at Gaya

    Day 2: Gaya sightseeing and transfer to Varanasi. Night at Varanasi

    Day 3: Varanasi sightseeing and Night at Varanasi

    Day 4: Varanasi to Allahabad (130 km), sightseeing.Night at Allahabad

    Day 5: Allahabad to Khajuraho (290 km), sightseeing. Nightat Khajuraho

    Day 6: Khajuraho Sightseeing and transfer to Lucknow (308 km)

    Day 7: Lucknow Sightseeing till after noon and transfer to Ayodhaya(140 km) and Ayodhaya sightseeing. Night at Ayodhaya

    Day 8: Ayodhaya sightseeing and Ayodhaya to Varanasi (214 km) transferand final departure


    Package Includes:

    1.  Hotel stay

    2.  Breakfast

    3.  Airport pick up and drop and all Sightseeing in private car (or SIC if mentioned) and transfers as and where mentioned clearly

    4.  Road taxes, toll and parking and driver charges are included


    Package Excludes:

    1. Entry ticket fees to tourist places (Unless specifically mentioned)

    2. Any Visa fee, Travel insurance, medical, guide service, personal expense not exclusively listed here

    3. Government taxes

    4. Bus/flight ticket from your place or starting point

    5. Meals other than mentioned in the package. Breakfast on arrival day


    Terms and Conditions:

    1. Premium will be charged during festival season or long holidays season and weekend for hotel booking. Some hotels if do not have restaurants or charge hefty amount; in those cases we will not be able to arrange breakfast however we will compensate by INR 100 per head per day for breakfast or we will ask our guide to take you for breakfast. There is no breakfast if booked under economy category. Breakfast is only available in standard and above category of booking.

    2. This price is applicable for couple booking

    3. The change in dates will attract re-quote

    4. Normal hotel check-in time is from 2:00 PM onward and check-out time is at 12 PM and in India its 12 for check in and 10 for check out

    5. The above cost does not include any kind of surcharge, if applicable during the given travel period

    6. 'No Show' is subject to full booking charges

    7. Pls call us for group booking discount if there are more than 2 adult travellers

    8. For international trips Forex conversion of 4.4% or INR 2000 is applicable per booking

    9. Package has to be booked at least 5 days in advance to ensure quality. For urgent packages we will make the best arrangement possible in that category

    10. If more than one state is included in the transfers; there will be additional interstate taxes that our customer has to pay

    11. No money will be refunded if hotels are car is booked and payment is already made. In this case Navigers will provide proof of expense to customer

    12. In case of any delay due to torrential rain, land slide, flood, curfew, stone pelting, mob or any other natural clamity, Navigers will not be responsible and will not be liable to refund the money

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    Day 1

    Hotel :Hotel Divine Inn or Similar Deluxe hotel

    • Patna arrival transfer to Gaya via Nalanda

    • Nalanda sightseeing and Night at Gaya


    Day 2

    Hotel :Hotel Orchid Bodhgaya or Similar Deluxe hotel

    • Banaras to Bodh Gaya 265 km and Bodh Gaya sightseeing

    • Navigers rep will pick you from the hotel after breakfast and wll proceed for the journey and sightseeing

    • SURYA KUND, VISHNUPAD MANDIR, MANGLA GAURI, SHAKTI PEETHAM and The Mangala Gauri Temple in Gaya and post that we move to Bodh Gaya for sightseeing

    • MUCHALINDA POND - It is said that while Buddha was in deep meditation, a severe storm struck. The Snake King, Muchalinda used his hood so that storm does not disrupt Buddha from his meditation.

    • MAHABODHI TEMPLE - Mahabodhi Temple complex contains the famous Mahabodhi Temple with the diamond throne (called the Vajrasana) and the holy Bodhi tree. It is believed that about 280 years after the Enlightenment of the Buddha, Emperor Ashoka visited Bodh Gaya, and he built the original Mahabodhi temple.

    • BODHI TREE - Bodhi Tree is considered sacred by followers of Buddhism as Buddha attained spiritual enlightenment here.

    • GREAT BUDDHA STATUE - This 80 feet statue was constructed using intricately carved sandstone and red granite.

    • THAI TEMPLE - This is the only Thai temple located in India. It is built in typical Thai architecture - with sloping roof. The temple gets a majestic look during day time; when sunlight falls over its golden tiles over the roof. The temple was built in the year 1956 by Thailand Monarch.

    • ROYAL BHUTAN TEMPLE - Royal Bhutan Monastery has wonderful depictions of the life of Buddha.

    • INDOSAN NIPPONJI - Japanese Temple - Japanese temple of Bodhgaya is built on the pattern of an ancient Japanese wooden Temple and it seems to present a natural beauty without any artificial decoration and design.

    • Overnight at Gaya/Bodh Gaya


    Day 3

    Hotel :Hotel Divine Inn or Similar Deluxe hotel

    • Gaya to Varanasi = 265 - Navigers rep will pick you from the hotel after breakfast and wll proceed for the journey and sightseeing

    • Banaras Hindu University - One of the largest and oldest universities in the world. Built in 1917 A.D is the largest residential University in India. Spread over an area of 1350 acres, tourists visit this place to experience the age-old tradition of learning and spirituality.

    • New Vishwanath Temple - The New Vishwanath temple is situated in the premises of Banaras Hindu University (BHU). It was built in 1966 by the Birlas and is open to all. The temple complex consists of 7 temples. The walls of the temple are adorned with the text of Gita.

    • Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple - This famous Hanuman temple is just 300 meters from Tulsi Manas Temple. It is an ancient temple considered as built by Goswami Tulsidas himself.

    • TULSI MANAS TEMPLE - Built in 1964 this temple is dedicated to Lord Rama. It is situated at the place where Tulisdas, wrote the epic

    • Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple - Also known as the Golden Temple. The temple is one of the 12th Jyotirlingas, which are considered the holiest Shiva temples. Varanasi is said to be the point at which the first jyotirlinga. He broke through the Earth’s crust and flared towards the heavens. The temple is traced back to 3500 years.

    • Ganga Aarti at Dashashwamedh Ghat - Dashashwamedh Ghat is the main ghat in Varanasi on the Ganges river. According to legend, Lord Brahma sacrificed 10 horses in a yajna here, and thus the ghat derived this name. Agni Pooja or Ganga aarti is the famous attraction at this ghat. It is the most vibrant Ghat in Varanasi, which is often crowded with sadhus, sanayasis, beggars and devotees. During the evening aarti, devotees leave earthern lamps in the water to float creating a beautiful scene which is unmatched.

    • Shopping at Gadolia the famous Varanasi market and drinking Lassi. Overnight at hotel.

    • Night at Varanasi hotel


    Day 4

    Hotel :Hotel of selected category

    • Varanasi to Allahabad (130 km) and Allahabad sightseeing. Night at Allahabad

    • Visit to Anand Bhavan and Sangam for a holy bath in the evening and Market in the late evening


    Day 5

    Hotel :Hotel of selected category

    • Allahabad to Khajuraho (290 km) and Khajuraho sightseeing. Night at Khajuraho

    • Kandariya Mahadev Temple (Western group) - Kandariya Mahadev Temple is the largest and the most beautiful temple in the whole Khajuraho temple complex. The temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple has over 900 carved sculptures.

    • Devi Jagadambi Temple (Western group) - It is dedicated to the Hindu Goddess of the Universe, Jagdamba. The temple showcases the typical triple panel of sculptures, wherein the topmost has some of the most erotic carvings.

    • Chitragupta Temple (Western group) - Chitragupta Temple is dedicated to the Sun God (Surya). The octagonal ceiling of the maha-mandapa is one of its most striking features of this temple. Inside the sanctum, you can see idol of God Surya riding a chariot, drawn by seven horses. On the exterior walls, you can see beautiful carvings of sura-sundaris and couples in erotic poses.

    • Viswanath Temple - It was built by the Chandela king Dhanga in 999 AD, the temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple has three meticulously sculptured bands of equal sizes carved on entire temple wall. The temple is also famed for featuring the sculptures of sura-sundaris and couples in erotic poses.

    • Lakshman Temple - Lakshmana Vishnu Temple is one of the first magnificent structures established in Khajuraho by the Chandela kings. The exterior wall of the temple exhibits exquisitely carvings of over 600 Hindu gods.

    • Varaha Temple (Western group) - Built in 925 AD. The main highlight of this temple is an huge image of Yajna Varaha, an incarnation of the Hindu deity Vishnu.

    • Matangeshwar Temple (Western group) - This is the only shrine in the western wing where prayers are held on a regular basis. This temple is listed as the holiest of all the Khajuraho temples

    • Lakshmi Temple (Western group) - It is dedicated to the Hindu Goddess Lakshmi, who is revered as the deity of wealth, fortune and prosperity.

    • Chausath Yogini Temple (Western group) - Chausath Yogini Temple is one of the oldest shrines which dates back to 900 AD. This temple is dedicated to 64 Yoginis, who are considered as the incarnations of the Mother Goddess, Shakti. It lies on the on the banks of Shivsagar Lake. The temple is made using coarse granite in an open-air quadrangular design.


    Day 6

    Hotel :Hotel of selected category

    • Khajuraho Sightseeing and transfer to Lucknow (308 km) and Night at Lucknow

    • Brahma Temple (Eastern Group of Temples) - It was built in 900 AD and is located on the banks of Khajur Lake or Khajuraho Sagar. The temple is constructed using sandstone and granite; and the architecture of the temple is marvellous. It consists of pyramid-shaped sikhara or apex.

    • Vamana Temple (Eastern Group of Temples) - It boasts marvellous architecture and is known for its fine craftsmanship. The exterior walls of the temple are adorned with intricate sculptures of apsaras and celestial nymphs in sensuous postures.

    • Javari Temple (Eastern Group of Temples) - The temple walls is adorned with beautiful bands of sculptures and attractive carvings.

    • Parshwanath Temple (Eastern Group of Temples) - Parsvanath Temple is known as the biggest and the most beautiful Jain temple in the whole complex. The temple is dedicated to Lord Parsvanath (23rd Jain Tirthankara). The main highlight of this shrine are the fine carvings on the outer wall, which showcase everyday life activities.

    • Adinath Temple (Eastern Group of Temples) - his ancient 11th century shrine is dedicated to the first Jain Tirthankar Adinath - the founder of Jainism. The temple has beautiful carvings of Yakshis (female mythical beings and partner of Yakshas), and sura-sundaris on the entire structure.

    • post Lunch leave for Lucknow. Night at Lucknow


    Day 7

    Hotel :Hotel of selected category

    • Lucknow Sightseeing till 3 O clock and transfer to Ayodhaya (140 km) and Ayodhaya sightseeing. Night at Ayodhaya

    • JAMA MASJID - Jama Masjid was constructed in the year 1423 by Sultan Ahmed Shah. It is built entirely with yellow sandstone.

    • CHOTA IMAMBARA - Chota Imambara is another historical complex built in 1838 by Nawab Muhammad Shah Ali. The interiors of the monument are decorated beautifully with elaborate chandeliers, mirrors with gold frames, the majestic throne of the King can be seen. There are small miniatures of the Taj Mahal on either side of the monument. It has a beautiful pond also.

    • BARA IMAMBARA - Bara Imambara is a shrine built by the Nawab Asaf-ud-daula in 1784. The complex includes the Asfi mosque and the Bhulbhulaiya.

    • AMINABAD

    • BEGUM HAZRAT MAHAL PARK - This was built in 1962 in the honour of an amazingly beautiful and courageous woman, Begum Hazrat Mahal - the Begum of Awadh. Eye-catching fountains, trees, flowers and stoned pathways highlight the beauty of the park.

    • Ambedkar Park - Also called Elephant park, is spread across an area of 107 acres of land. The entire monument is built in red sandstone which was brought from Rajasthan.

    • Afternoon transfer to Ayodhayaya. Arrival Ayodhayaya and relax at Naya Ghat. NAYA GHAT - Enjoy the time on the river bank Saryu/Ghaghara river and Night at Ayodhayaya


    Day 8

    Hotel :Check out

    • Navigers rep will pick you for sight seeing in Ayodhayaya and later drive you to Varanasi for final departure

    • Ayodhya - one of Hinduism's seven holy cities. It's major pilgrimage centre since it is not only the birthplace of Rama, it's also connected with many events in the Ramayana. Ayodhya during ancient times was known as Kosaldesa. The Atharvaveda describes it as “a city built by gods and being as prosperous as paradise itself”. The ancient city of Ayodhya, according to the Ramayana, was founded by Manu, the law-giver of the Hindus. For centuries, it was the capital of the descendants of the Surya dynasty of which lord Rama was the most celebrated king. Ayodhya is pre-eminently a city of temples yet, all the places of worship here, are not only of Hindu religion.

    • RAM JANMABHOOMI-BABRI MASJID - The place is considered to be the birthplace of Lord Ram. The original temple was said to have been demolished by the Mughal emperor Babur in 1528 AD and built a mosque at the site. The mosque however was demolished in 1992

    • RAMKOT - Ramkot is the chief place of worship in Ayodhya. Supposedly the fort of Lord Rama once existed on this site.

    • KANAK BHAWAN TEMPLE - Kanak Bhawan is also known ad Sone-ka- Mandir. This attractive temple was constructed by Vrishbhanu Kuvari, Queen of Teekamgarh (Madhya Pradesh) in 1891. This temple houses beautiful idols Lord Ram along with Goddess Sita and his brothers.

    • HANUMAN GARHI - Hanuman Garhi is a temple dedicated to Lord Hanuman. The temple is built in the shape of a fort and one needs to climb 76 steps to reach the temple. Legend has it that Hanuman lived here in a cave and guarded the Janambhoomi

    • MANI PARVAT TEMPLE - The 65-ft high Mani Parbat is believed to be a portion of the hill containing Sanjivini Booti (a herb) which fell down when Hanuman was carrying it to Lanka.

    • Final departure drop at Varanasi


    Important Point for Holiday packages

    1. Premium will be charged during festival season or long holidays season and weekend for hotel booking. Some hotels if do not have restaurants or charge hefty amount; in those cases we will not be able to arrange breakfast however we will compensate by INR 100 per head per day for breakfast or we will ask our guide to take you for breakfast

    2. This price is applicable for couple booking

    3. The change in dates will attract re-quote

    4. Normal hotel check-in time is from 2:00 PM onward and check-out time is at 12 PM and in India its 12 for check in and 10 for check out

    5. The above cost does not include any kind of surcharge, if applicable during the given travel period

    6. 'No Show' is subject to full booking charges

    7. Pls call us for group booking discount if there are more than 2 adult travellers

    8. For international trips Forex conversion of 4.4% or INR 2000 is applicable per booking

    9. Package has to be booked at least 5 days in advance to ensure quality. For urgent packages we will try our best to arrange the best hotel available for you in that category

    10. If more than one state is included in the transfers; there will be additional interstate taxes that our customer has to pay

    11. No money will be refunded if hotels are car is booked and payment is already made. In this case Navigers will provide proof of expense to customer

    12. No bookings are made until customer makes the payment

    13. Rates are subject to change without notice

    • Cancelling before 1 Days to 14 Days will deduct 50%

    • Cancelling before 15 Days to 30 Days will deduct 25%