ABOUT THE TOUR
India offers its visitors the original teachings of yoga, some of the best treks of the world and fascinating and rich culture. This Spiritual Yoga and Trekking Tour in India takes you to The Source of the Holy River Ganges! We will trek to Gomukh and Gangotri glacier (12760 ft/3890 m) past a sacred Himalayan town Gangotri. The trek to the Source of the Ganges is one of the most popular treks in Indian Himalayas! The rare and close sights of Mt Shivling (21,467/6543 m), bare and totally wild landscapes, solitude and deep spirituality have fascinated everyone on the trek.
Mahatma Yoga’s Spiritual Yoga & Trekking Tour to The Source of the Ganges is for you who have a passion for yoga and mountains and want to experience the best that India has to offer – in just one week you will learn yoga in its original surroundings, trek in an amazing region of the Himalayas and witness the unique culture of the spiritual Himalayan people. The Tour starts and ends in Rishikesh and is part of Mahatma Yoga’s much-loved Spiritual Yoga Retreat.
Our Spiritual Yoga & Trekking Tours are all-inclusive. From the moment you arrive at Rishikesh in Mother India, we at Mahatma Yoga will take care of everything for you. The transportation, accommodation, drinking water, food, trekking permits, spiritual guide, and yoga/meditation lessons are all organized for you!
WHAT IS INCLUDED?
Spiritual & Cultural experience
Mountain trekking experience
WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED?
DAY 1: Arrival at Mahatma Yoga in Rishikesh, India. Group dinner & information exchange.
DAY 2: Rishikesh - Gangnani Hot Springs - Dharali: 249 KM Drive:: 8792 feet / 2680 m
DAY 3: Dharali - Trek to the Seven Lakes:: Visit the Tibetan village:: Cultural exchange:: 8792 ft / 2680 m
DAY 4: Dharali to Gangotri: 19 KM Drive :: Evening Ganga Aarti ceremony :: 10,200 ft / 3100 m
DAY 5: Gangotri to Bhojwassa: Trekking 14 KM:: 12, 385 ft / 3775 m
DAY 6: Bhojwassa-Gomukh-Gangotri Trekking 24 KM:: The Source of The Ganges:: Highest altitude 12760 ft/3890 m
DAY 7: Gangotri to Uttarkashi or Lamgaon (Drive) Gangotri - Uttarkashi 100 KM Drive:: Uttarkashi – Lambgaon 54 KM Drive
DAY 8: Uttarkashi / Lambgaon to Rishikesh (Drive). Night stay at Mahatma Yoga Ashram
DAY 9: Breakfast and farewell to the group
THINGS TO BRING WITH YOU