Delhi to Kathmandu Yolo Adventure

From$1149USD
15 days,Delhi to Kathmandu
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Explore the vibrant streets of urban India, sail down the Ganges, get a glimpse of a traditional life in small villages, experience a jeep safari in Chitwan National Park, marvel at Nepal's mountain views.

India is less a place to see than a place to do, and this fast-paced 15-day tour ensures you live every moment to the fullest. With other youthful travellers, you'll sail the Ganges, have the opportunity to take a jeep safari in Chitwan National Park and breathe deeply in the Himalayas of Nepal. It's a mix of classics like the Taj Majal, and backpacker faves like Pushkar wrapped up in a riot of colour. And we do the planning but leave the choice of excursions up to you. Don't explore South Asia—live it.

What's Included

  • India Gate and Connaught Place visit (Delhi)
  • Guided tour of the Amber Fort (Jaipur) and the Taj Mahal (Agra)
  • Savitri Temple sunrise hike (Pushkar)
  • Visit to Buddha's birthplace (Lumbini)
  • Lunch at the Planeterra-supported Sisterhood of Survivors Project (Kathmandu)
  • Orientation walks in Varanasi, Pokhara and Kathmandu
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
  • 1 lunch. (Allow USD215-280 for meals not included.)
  • Train, metro, local bus, charter bus, rickshaw.
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.
  • Small group experience; Max 18, avg 14.
  • Simple hotels (12 nts), sleeper train (1 nt), homestay (1 nt).

Alternative Trips

Itinerary

Day 1Delhi

Visit the India Gate and Connaught Place in the evening.

Day 2Delhi/Pushkar

Take in the great vibe of this town on an orientation walk. Opt for an afternoon camel ride.

Day 3Pushkar/Jaipur

Hike up to Savitri Temple in the morning to watch a gorgeous sunrise in Pushkar, then travel on to Jaipur.

Day 4Jaipur

Take a guided tour of the Amber Fort, then enjoy some free time to explore Jaipur.

Day 5Jaipur/Āgra

Enjoy a guided tour of the impressive Taj Mahal.

Day 6Āgra/Varanasi

Opt to visit Agra Fort and Baby Taj. Take an overnight train to Varanasi.

Day 7Varanasi

Take an orientation walk along ghats and the old city. Head to the temples and explore, or hop on a boat and sail the Ganges at sunrise or sunset.

Day 8Varanasi

Enjoy more free time to explore Varanasi.

Day 9Varanasi/Lumbini

Step back in time and check out Buddha's birthplace.

Day 10Lumbini/Chitwan National Park

Take an orientation walk of Chitwan town, then opt for a jeep safari to explore Chitwan National Park. Enjoy an overnight in a local homestay.

Day 11Chitwan National Park/Pokhara

Get your bearings in town on an orientation walk. Opt to go paragliding or catch a Himalayan sunrise up Mt Sarangkot.

Day 12Pokhara

Free day to explore Pokhara.

Day 13Pokhara/Kathmandu

Get a feel for the city on an orientation walk. Opt to take a scenic Everest flight.

Day 14Kathmandu(1L)

Visit the Sisterhood of Survivors Project, a grassroots organization that trains survivors of human-trafficking to become certified paralegals. Enjoy a free day to explore Kathmandu.

Day 15Kathmandu

Depart at any time.

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