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A Journey Along the Sacred Ganges River

Culture

A Journey Along the Sacred Ganges River

Duration
10 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Transportation, Drinks, Tickets, Food
Hosted in
English
Culture

A Journey Along the Sacred Ganges River

Culture

A Journey Along the Sacred Ganges River

Duration
10 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Transportation, Drinks, Tickets, Food
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

After breakfast 4hrs a journey along the Ganges river and amazing landscape to till Devprayag, a holy confluence of two rivers Bhagirathi and Alaknanda which is the starting point of the Sacred River Ganges or Ganga or the Mother Ganga. After the Devprayag visit we will have lunch in local restaurants then drive back to Rishikesh via Vashishtha Caves. Visiting Vashistha Gufa is one of the ancient cave where great Sage Vashistha meditated. As per Hindu mythology, Sage Vashistha was a manas Putra (human son) of Lord Brahma and one of the seven great sages (Saptarishi. This cave is meant as a beautiful place of meditation, Here we can meditate and visit the divine temple after that we can spend time on the river with white sand and click some beautiful pictures.

Your host

Naveen

Naveen

I have been living in Rishikesh since 2008, it is my second home after Raithal village in the Himalaya where I born and raised. Over the years I have got to know the best Rishikesh and it's surrounding areas have to offer, I love to meet new people, to share my knowledge and experiences, and give them the best experience of Uttarakhand's nature and sightseeing. I am a certified Mountaineer guide from Nehru Institute of Mountaineering in Uttarkashi and I have toured and trekked extensively throughout India, Nepal, Vietnam, Thailand, Myanmar, and Japan as both part of a group and group leader.

What's included

Food
North Indian Food in local Dhaba
Drinks
Tickets
Transportation
Taxi service from Rishikesh to Devprayag and back to Rishikesh via Vashistha Cave

Where you'll be

Morning after breakfast 4 hrs drive to Devprayag is one of the Panch Prayag where Alaknanda and Bhagirathi rivers meet and take the name Ganga, and lunch after lunch way back we will visit Vashistha Cave is one of the ancient cave where great Sage Vashistha meditated later after cave diver back to the hotel.

Availability

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests aged 12 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

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Naveen
A Journey Along the Sacred Ganges River
New experience
From €104/person
New experience
From €104/person