Corbett National Park with Golden Temple
Destinations Covered: Delhi-Amritsar-Chandigarh-Rishikesh-Corbett Park-Delhi
Day 01: Arrival in Delhi
The representative of the tour receives the guests on their arrival in Delhi the National Capital of India. After being bestowed with a warm welcome the guest is escorted to the City Hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 02 :
Visiting Important Gurudwaras The entire day is spent visiting famous Gurudwaras of Delhi. The five major Gurudwaras in Delhi are Gurudwara Rakab Ganj, Gurudwara Nanak Piao, Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, Gurudwara Manju Ka Tila and Gurudwara Sis Ganj. . In the evening before the tourists check into the hotel for an overnight stay the tourists can go for shopping in its famous markets like Connaught Place , Karol Bagh etc..
Day 03 : Delhi -Amritsar
In the morning, the Golden Temple with Holy Ganges tour leaves for Amritsar . Situated 447 Kilometers from Delhi, Amritsar is one of the top cities of Punjab where famous religious shrines and cultural monuments exist. On arrival in this city, the tourists check into the hotel for an overnight stay .
Day 04 :Paying Obeisance at The Golden Temple
After a delectable breakfast , the visitor will be paying a visit to the Golden Temple the world famous Sikh Shrine . This Principal Sikh Gurudwara is also called Harmandir Sahib or Darbar Sahib .The Golden Temple which was constructed in 1604 AD, houses the Guru Granth Sahib the eleventh Guru of Sikhism.
Apart from Golden Temple, Jalianwala Bagh and Wagah Border are the other top tourist sites of Amritsar. Jallianwala Bagh reminds the humanity of one of the worst massacres the world has ever witnessed . On April 13, 1919 , Reginald Dyer , the British Army Brigadier , ordered his soldiers to fire on thousands of unarmed people who had gathered for a protest meeting against the oppressive policies pursued by the then British Government against the Indians . In this mad shooting spree it is believed that over 1000 innocent people lost their lives. The number of the wounded people stood at an alarming figure of 2000. The bullet marks of this brazen act of General Dyer can still be seen on the walls of the Park.
The Wagah Border between India and Pakistan is a great place to visit in the evening for the flag lowering ceremony by the soldiers of both the nations .The overnight stay is at the Hotel.
Day :05 Amritsar-Chandigarh
Immediately after the sumptuous breakfast on the fifth day , the tourists proceeds to the Union Territory of Chandigarh . This city is renowned world over for its amazing architectural structures and incredible landscape. It is also home to some stunning tourist sites like The Rock Garden, The Rose Garden , Sukhna Lake and the International Doll Museum. . It is the first planned city of India and was designed by Le Corbusier the Swiss- French architect. Overnight is spent in the comforts of the Chandigarh hotel.
Day :06 Chandigarh -Delhi
From Chandigarh, the tour comes back to Delhi. The distance between Chandigarh and Delhi is 274 Kilometers .The tourist checks into the hotel for an overnight stay..
Day :07 Delhi -Haridwar
On the seventh day after breakfast the Golden Temple with Jim Corbett Park tour proceeds for Haridwar which stands on the bank of river Ganga . On arrival to this Holy town of Uttarakhand State , the visitor checks into a hotel. In the evening, the tourists will be able to visit the famous Har-Ki-Pauri ghat. The Ghat is crowded with devotee for the Arti i.e. the evening prayer .It is believed by Hindus that having a dip in this river purifies one's soul . Incidentally , the 2510 Kilometers Ganga originates from the Gangotri Glacier at Uttarakhand and empties into the Bay of Bengal.. Other attractions in Haridwar are famous temples like Mansa Devi, Maya Devi and Daksha Mahadev . Similarly, Jairam Ashram and Parad Shivling are other top centers of Hinduism. The overnight stay is in the hotel of Haridwar
The eight day of the Golden Temple with Holy Ganges Tour will be a visit to Rishikesh another Holy Town of Uttarakhand . Situated 25 Kilometers from Haridwar , It too flourishes with both religious and tourist sites . Lakshman Jhula the suspended bridge over River Ganga built in 1933 is one of the top attraction at Rishikesh. In addition Swarg Ashram and Triveni Ghat are other most visited pilgrimage sites of Rishikesh. For the overnight stay , the tourist moves back to the Hotel of Haridwar
Day :09 Rishikesh - Jim Corbett National Park
After spending two days at Rishikesh and Haridwar the two important Hindu towns , its time to do something on wildlife tourism . Today , Golden Temple with North India Tour proceeds to Corbett National Park the oldest national Park of the country. Under the wildlife protection program of the Government of India , the park has played a key role in protecting the endangered Bengal Tiger .The Guests check into the hotel for the overnight stay.
Day 10: Corbett National Park
Sightseeing On the tenth day of the tour, the tourist will get to see the amazing flora and fauna in the park . Surrounded with thick Sal forest , Corbett National Park is the home to exciting wildlife like Tigers, Leopards, Elephants, crocodiles, deer, boar , pythons. The wild life enthusiasts in particular relish their each moment in the park which incidentally came into being in 1936. The park bears the name of Jim Corbett who was a great hunter in the beginning , before becoming an outstanding environmentalist .
Day :11 Jim Corbett National Park-Delhi
After a wonderful wildlife tour on the preceding day , today the tour proceeds back to Delhi. On arrival at Delhi The tourists proceed to Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi to catch their respective flight for their onward journey.