Witness the massive festival, one of the largest get-togethers of mankind on Earth
5 nights & 6 days from $ 1899 / person

Allahabad:

Allahabad (Prayagraj) is gifted in true holy terms as is situated at Triveni Sangam, the confluence of the three most holy rivers Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati.

The ancient name of the city is Prayag (Sanskrit for “place of sacrifice”), as it is believed to be the Place where Lord Brahma offered his first sacrifice after creating the world.

The Kumbh Mela, the world’s largest religious gathering held on the banks of Triveni Sangam (the confluence of the three rivers Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati) in Prayag (Allahabad) in Uttar Pradesh, is likely to witness 15 crore ( 150 Million) pilgrims in 2019.

“The Royal Heritage Kumbh Camp” will provide excellent tented accommodation with private facilities.

Meals will be vegetarian and alcohol is prohibited.

NOTE: Foggy weather and early morning mist and haze is a high possibility in mid January. The average temperature ranges between 23 degrees Centigrade to 5 degrees in the night. Attendees are requested to carry appropriate warm clothing. February onward it gets warmer in the nights.

 

 

Shahi (Major) Snan (bath) Dates during Kumbh 2019

15 January 2019 (Tuesday)Makar Sankranti (1st Shahi Snan)

21 January 2019 (Monday)Paush Purnima

04 February 2019 (Monday)Mauni Amavasya (Main Royal Bath – 2nd ShahiSnan)

10 February 2019 (Sunday)Basant Panchami (3rd Shahi Snan)

19 February 2019 (Tuesday)Maghi Purnima

04 March 2019 (Monday)Maha Shivratri

One should stay at least 4 Days to experience Kumbh, Visit various Akharas (Camps of Saints), Temples, offer prayers, Snan (Holy Dip) and take part in Aarti and see Old Town of Allahabad.

DAY 1

We arrive at the “Royal Heritage Kumbh Camp”, Allahabad. Welcome drink, Aarti Tika and Garlanding will be the services offered upon arrival. We will then check-in to respective Tent. Buffet Lunch awaits at the dining tent. In the evening we will set out on a guided walk to the mela (fair). We will then have dinner from 8 PM to 10 PM at the dining tent

DAY 2

Post breakfast we shall explore the sites of Kumbh mela, along with interactions with Saints then we will visit Famous Naga and Other Akharas. We shall head back to the camp for Lunch. After Lunch we visit revisit the sites of the Mela to indulge in cultural activities, later witness aarti ceremony (Worshipping of Holy River) at Sangam. We get back to the camp in time for Dinner

DAY 3

On the day of the Shahi Snan, it is best to see the Akhara Procession. In this Saints proceed in Group on decorated Elephants, Camels, Horses and Vehicles to take Holy Dip at the Sangam. Akhara Procession is the most stunning sight while visiting the Kumbh Mela where thousands of Sadhus give public appearance and take bath in Sangam. On the other days we will take Morning Walk to the Bathing Ghat for Snan (Holy Bath) and enjoy Boat Ride at the Holy River of Ganges.

We will carry packed breakfast (after having Tea/Coffee/Cookies) if we plan to leave early

Back for Lunch. Evening visit to the site of the Mela. Dinner at the Camp.

DAY 4

We will have a buffet breakfast and head out to explore various sites in Allahabad such as the Allahabad Fort, Patalpuri temple, Akshayavat, Hanuman temple,  Museum , Khusro Bagh, All Saints Cathedral etc. We will then have lunch at a local restaurant in the city and then get back to the camp for dinner.

DAY 5

Today, post breakfast, we either check out of the camp and head to our next destination or we have an option to visit Varanasi.

Also known as Benares or Kashi, Varanasi is a city on the banks of the Ganges 121 kilometers east of Allahabad; it is one of the holiest cities in India. We arrive in Varanasi check into our hotel by the ghat and head out on a Boat Ride in the Holy River and later visit various Ancient Temples at the beautiful Ghats of Varanasi. We will have a vegetarian lunch at a local restaurant. Post lunch we will go for an interacting visit to The Silk Weavers place in Varanasi to witness the making of the gorgeous Benaras silk saris. In the evening we will witness the overwhelming Ganga Aarti which is after Sunset for half an Hour. We then head back to the hotel for an overnight.

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DAY 6

Post breakfast, morning boat ride on the Ganges and rest of the afternoon at leisure before you are transferred to the airport or railway station for your onward journey.

PRICES & INCLUSIONS

From $ 1899 per person

Prices are in USD and do not include international flights. This tour price may change depending on dates, availability, currency fluctuations and number of people traveling together. These prices are valid from January 2019 to March 2019.

You may request a call back to discuss your tour or customize the itinerary according to your preference.

Includes

Four nights in a Deluxe Tent in Allahabad at the Kumbh site.

One night at Ganges View in a Deluxe room

 

All meals in Allahabad

Breakfast in Varanasi

 

overland transportation – airport & hotel transfers / activities & sightseeing / drives – in a Toyota Innova (Air-conditioned) with a trusted chauffeur along with soft drinks/bottled water

private sightseeing throughout, with expert local guides and entry/camera fees

a Quo Vadis welcome kit including all important documents and information regarding your itinerary

your tour coordinator: a 24/7 point of contact, supporting you during your trip

Terms & conditions

This price is not valid for only for the dates of the Kumbh Mela stated above

Flights from Delhi / any destination to Allahabad and transfer from Varanasi to your next destination are not included

These prices do not include international airfare to India and VISA fees

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