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Kolkata to Amritsar RBA

Visiting: India
Tour Duration 15 Days
  • Golden Temple, Amritsar
  • Sacred waters of the Ganges, Varanasi
  • Sunrise at the Taj Mahal
  • Colourful Varanasi
  • Sonepur Cattle Fair - 12th November departure only
  • Tour Style: Classic
  • Tour Type: Small Groups
  • Tour Pace: Moderate
  • Tour Comfort: Standard
 

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Northern India Railway Journey

Travel on India's extensive rail network from Kolkata in the Bay of Bengal to Amritsar's Golden Temple. We travel to India's holiest places including the birthplace of Buddhism in Bodhgaya and the sacred city of Varanasi. We also sail along the Ganges in a fishing boat and ride on a steam train to an old Himalayan hillstation.

Tour Highlights

  • Bodh Gaya - Visit to the spiritual centre of Buddhism
  • Varanasi - Soak up the atmosphere in this sacred Hindu city
  • Agra - Watch the sunrise over the beautiful Taj Mahal
  • Delhi - Explore Old and New Delhi
  • Shimla - Ride the narrow gauge 'Toy' train
  • Amritsar - Experience the captivating atmosphere of the Golden Temple, the sacred heart of the Sikh faith

Itinerary

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  • 1
    Join tour Kolkata

  • 2
    Full day’s sightseeing in Kolkata

  • 3
    Train and bus to Bodh Gaya

  • 4
    Sightseeing, with a train to Varanasi

  • 5
    Drive to Sarnath; orientation tour of Old City and evening boat trip

  • 6
    In Varanasi; overnight train to Agra

  • 7
    Arrive Agra; visit Fatehpur Sikri

  • 8
    Sunrise visit to Taj Mahal; drive to Delhi

  • 9
    Delhi sightseeing

  • 10
    Morning train to Kalka then Toy Train to Shimla

  • 11
    Sightseeing in Shimla

  • 12
    In Shimla

  • 13
    Drive to Ambala for train to Amritsar

  • 14
    Sightseeing in Amritsar; on to the Wagah Border

  • 15
    Tour ends Amritsar

Tour notes

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Included meals 14 0 0
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Transport
Rickshaw, Bus, Train, Boat
Accommodation
13 nights Standard Hotel
1 night Basic Overnight Train
Tour Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader, Local Guide(s)
Group Size
Generally 10 - 16