Wildlife of Northern India
Farms & Home stays
All Meals throughout Trip
Activities: Trekking, Jeeps, Day Walks, Trekking and Camping with village excursion
Accommodation: Farm/home stays, hotels and all camping during trekking in the Himalayas as well as farm stay experiences to explore local India
All Meals: All breakfast and meals throughout the trip. (There will be a chance for students to buy their own meal in Shimla)
Entrance Fees: As per the itinerary. Please allow for the Taj Mahal entry fee separately and students should buy the ticket to gain local experience
Transport: All transport by Air conditioned vehicles with private drivers from Airport to Airport and during your trip private drivers in Toyota and Tata Cars
Train Journeys: All train tickets are included New Delhi- Shimla, Shimla/Kalka – New Delhi and New Delhi to Agra and Return.
Your Heavy bags: Transport, Horses or Porters will be provided for your trekking tours only
Historian Talks: Talk on Shimla
Fully Escorted: Guided by An English speaking Guide and services of local guides where needed
Any Domestic Flights
Entrance tickets into Temples & Monuments (apart from the Taj Mahal - approximately £70pp).
Dinners or lunches (except during Homestays and trekking)
Tips to your staff, guides and drivers are not included.
Accommodation and all Tours are subject to availability
Please do get in contact to discuss this Tour in more detail
Acclimatisation day, including:
Walking tour of India Gate
A guide tro Sir Edwin Lutyen's New Delhi
A Hindi lesson with a local teacher
Morning: Early Morning visit to Sikh BanglaSaheb
Afternoon: Explore old Delhi, visiting Jantar Manter/Aksherdham temple and Raj Ghat
Evening: In the evening find your night train to Kalka
Morning: Early morning departure to experience the famous toy train to Shimla
Afternoon; Visit to the Mall Road and Ridge
Evening; A talk will be given about the history of the sites visited in the day
Morning: Following guidance, students will self lead walks to discover British Raj History and Monuments in the rich history of Shimla
Afternoon: Bus to Naldehrafor for an evening at a home stay.
Evening: Expert guides will instruct on proper fire making techniques, and a group learning exercise will cover map reading and local navigation
Morning: Commence Soft Hike from Naldehra, allowing for students to navigate a certain amount themselves using road maps and find their way to local village Thali in the Satluj Valley.
During the hike there will be a mock scenario for a medical emergency.
Afternoon/Evening: Learn field cooking & shelter making.
Morning: School visit and cultural activities with local students
Afternoon: Instructor Led Fire Making, Singing & Kabadi games
Morning: Drive to Bagshad and then Trek to Mahunag Camp.
Afternoon: Activity with schools.
Evening: Talks about plastic use and climate issues.
Day: Trek Chindi to Shanthal village.
Afternoon/Evening: Camping and self cooking Indian food at the camp
Day: Based from Shikari Jungle Camp, students will plan their routes for a hike to and from a nearby location
Afternoon: Drive to Mandi or Shimla - student decision.
Day: Drive to Rewalser and walk in town and around the lake
Evening: An evening tour of old temples in Mandior Palace, a mesmerising experience
Morning: Drive to Chandigarh sightseeing
Afternoon: 5 hours travel by Jeep/bus to visit the famed Rock Garden
Evening: fast train 3hrs to Delhi.
Day: Explore the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and visit a working stone workshop
Day: Tuk tuk or cycle rikshaw to sightsee around the Kutub Minar and Lotus temple in Delhi'
Afternoon: Ahopping at Delhi Hut.
Students will have the ability to apply the street skills learned throughout the tour
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