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Upcoming events (5)

Rustic Rajasthan: New Year Celebrations

Rajasthan

Ruggedness of Thar desert, the night sky of Jaisalmer, rolling sand dunes, a traditional Marwari village, it's laid back life, the blue city of Jodhpur, its royal affluence, cultural programs, traditional food, beautiful sunsets, and peaceful surroundings are waiting for us in Rustic Rajasthan! After a long break, and a mundane year, are you ready to welcome your 2021 in full energy and style? Itinerary: https://www.transformingtravels.com/tour/rustic-rajasthan-new-year-celebrations/ 1. Traditional Boutique Resort 2. Stay in Swiss Tents 3. Bishnoi Village Safari 4. Block Printing & Pottery 5. Wildlife 6. Camel Safari 7. Stargazing 8. Traditional Meals 9. Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum 10. Mehrangarh Fort 11. Jaswant Thada 12. Mandore Gardens 13. Jaisalmer War Museum 14. Patwon ki Haveli 15. Gadisar Lake 16. Jaisalmer Fort 17. Bada Bagh 18. Kuldhara Village 19. Folk Music and Dance 20. Khaba Fort 21. Bonfire, and Group Games Itinerary Day 1: Rural Jodhpur Pick-up from railway station (1: 30 PM) and Jodhpur Airport (2 PM) in Jodhpur Proceed to village resort in rural Jodhpur Check-in & freshen up Lunch Jeep Safari to Bishnoi Village while witnessing wildlife Visit to Block Printing and Pottery artisans Bonfire Dinner Overnight stay in a traditional boutique resort Day 2: Jodhpur City Sightseeing Breakfast Umed Bhawan Palace Museum Mehrangarh Fort Lunch Jaswant Thada Mandore Garden Market Visit (if time permits) Back to resort Dinner, Music & Dance Party to Welcome 2021 Celebration would happen on January trip as well Overnight stay in a traditional boutique resort Day 3: Jaisalmer City Sightseeing Breakfast Check-out from Jodhpur village resort and leave for Jaisalmer Visit Jaisalmer War Museum Lunch Patwon ki Haveli Gadisar Lake Dinner Overnight stay in a comfortable heritage haveli hotel in Jaisalmer city Day 4: Sand Dunes Adventure Breakfast Jaisalmer Fort Lunch Bada Bagh Camel Safari Sunset at Sand Dunes Rajasthani Folk Dance and Music Dinner Overnight stay in semi-luxury Swiss Tents at Sam Sand Dunes near Jaisalmer Day 5: Rural Jaisalmer | Departure Day Breakfast Check-out from campsite Khaba Fort Kuldhara Village Lunch First drop at Jaisalmer railway station/ airport in Jaisalmer at 1 PM Second drop at Jaisalmer railway station/ airport in Jaisalmer at 3 PM Trip Ends Cost Ex- Jodhpur to Jaisalmer 19900 INR per person (discounted tariff only for Dec and Jan trip, post that regular tariff would be 21500) For more discount: 18900 INR per person if you book from the first five seats After the first 5 seats, 19400 INR per person for two or more people traveling together 19200 INR per person for four or more people traveling together 19500 INR if you are solo but have already traveled with us 🙂 19700 INR if you are solo, but booking the seat number between 6-10 Please note that you can reach Jodhpur via train or flight depending on your city of origin. Same for Jaisalmer. You also have the option of joining our group leader via flight from Delhi on Dec 30. Hence, please get in touch with us soon if you would want to join our group leader from Delhi itself via flight. If you are traveling from any other city, then we might also be able to connect you with your fellow travelers from these cities. Inclusions All transportation from Jodhpur to Jaisalmer as per the plan All accommodations are on twin sharing and same-gender basis for solo travelers. Couples will be given a private room. Day 1: Lunch & Dinner Day 2 & 3: Breakfast and Dinner Day 4 & 5: Breakfast Cost of jeep safari to Bishnoi Village, Block Printing, Pottery on Day 1 2 nights of Cultural program included, as per the plan Camel Ride in Jaisalmer Cost of local guides wherever applicable Group leader throughout the tour. Itinerary: https://www.transformingtravels.com/tour/rustic-rajasthan-new-year-celebrations/ Other dates: 23-27, Jan, 2021 Contact: Chandni Aggarwal [masked] (WhatsApp) [masked]

Tirthan Valley- Winter Special

Jibhi

Do you know that one of the greatest delights of winter special Tirthan Valley trip is the chance of witnessing snowfall on this trip? Jibhi is a quaint Himalayan village situated on the banks of the Tirthan river in Himachal Pradesh. It’s a peaceful pastoral hamlet that has recently started to gain popularity in the travel bucket-list of those who want to seek peace in mountains with a twist of adventure. The freshness in the air of the Himalayas, the gushing sound of river, hidden waterfalls in the forests, dense pine and cedar forests, traditional stone and wooden houses, and the cold breeze purifying our souls are true bliss in Tirthan Valley. Icing on the cake is that this winter special trip to Tirthan Valley has been planned slightly different from our regular short trips to Tirthan Valley. Your rooms are extremely cozy, and evening bonfires give you an opportunity to have some fun sessions with fellow group-mates. Details: https://www.transformingtravels.com/tour/tirthan-valley-winter-special/ Highlights: 1. Snowfall experience 2. Snowfall experience 3. Jalori Pass 4. Trek to Serolsar Lake 5. Mata Buddhi Nagin Temple 6. Shringa Rishi Temple 7. Trek to Great Tower of Kothi 8. Bahu Lake 9. Bonfire, Group Games, and movie night 10. Unforgettable social experience Itinerary Day 0 / Dec 30 (Wednesday): Start from Delhi Meet the entire group and group leader for introduction and orientation in Delhi. We will board Force Tempo Traveler exclusively booked for our group for our overnight journey to Jibhi. Please note that if you are based out of Chandigarh (or any other city which comes on route) you can get in touch with us for the pick-up/drop on the way. Day 1/ Dec 31 (Thursday): Arrival in Jibhi and Relax Breakfast Reach our resort Freshen up & have lunch A relaxing excursion to Jibhi Waterfall Bonfire & Group Games Dinner Welcoming New Year Note: Please note that the ‘Welcoming New Year’ activity will be within the group by playing some games, songs, stories, and laughter. You can carry your drinks but please don’t expect a loud party. 🙂 Day 2/ Jan 1 (Friday): Jalori Pass & Serolsar Lake Breakfast Drive to Jalori Pass Trek to Serolsar Lake (easy to moderate trek) Visit to Mata Buddhi Nagini Temple near Lake Lunch near Serolsar Lake Descend Scenic stop at Shoja Drive back to Jibhi Evening games Dinner Note: The feasibility of the Serolsar Lake trek totally depends on the amount of snow. If it happens to be a thick blanket of snow, then we will just go up to Jalori Pass and play with snow. 🙂 Day 3/ Jan 2 (Saturday): Drive to Bahu Lake Wake up leisurely and have breakfast Drive to Bahu Lake Lunch Back to Jibhi Group Activity Dinner Day 4/ Jan 3 (Sunday): Great Tower of Kothi & Departure Breakfast Drive to Shringi Rishi Temple Hike to Chehni (Chaini) Kothi Walk around Chehni Village Lunch Departure for Delhi En-route Dinner Day 5/ Jan 4 (Monday): Arrival in Delhi We are supposed to reach Delhi by 5.30 AM as per the schedule. We will drop the participants as per the respective pick-up points. Cost: *14500 INR per person to/from Delhi (regular tariff) *13500 INR per person if you book from the first five seats After the first 5 seats, *13900 INR per person for two or more people traveling together *13700 INR per person for four or more people traveling together *14000 INR per person if you are solo but have already traveled with Transforming Travels *14200 INR if you are solo, but booking the seat number between 6-10 Inclusions *All transport from Delhi to Delhi *Stay in nice rooms at a good property on a twin-sharing and same-gender basis for solo travelers. Private rooms for couples. *Expenses of local trekking guides *Day 1: Lunch and Dinner *Day 2-3: Breakfast and Dinner *Day 4: Breakfast *Group leader throughout the tour Details: https://www.transformingtravels.com/tour/tirthan-valley-winter-special/ Contact Details: Chandni Aggarwal [masked] [masked] (WhatsApp)

Rustic Rajasthan

Rajasthan

Ruggedness of Thar desert, the night sky of Jaisalmer, rolling sand dunes, a traditional Marwari village, it's laid back life, the blue city of Jodhpur, its royal affluence, cultural programs, traditional food, beautiful sunsets, and peaceful surroundings are waiting for us in Rustic Rajasthan! After a long break, and a mundane year, are you ready to celebrate the beginning of your 2021 in full energy and style? Itinerary: https://www.transformingtravels.com/tour/rustic-rajasthan-new-year-celebrations/ 1. Traditional Boutique Resort 2. Stay in Swiss Tents 3. Bishnoi Village Safari 4. Block Printing & Pottery 5. Wildlife 6. Camel Safari 7. Stargazing 8. Traditional Meals 9. Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum 10. Mehrangarh Fort 11. Jaswant Thada 12. Mandore Gardens 13. Jaisalmer War Museum 14. Patwon ki Haveli 15. Gadisar Lake 16. Jaisalmer Fort 17. Bada Bagh 18. Kuldhara Village 19. Folk Music and Dance 20. Khaba Fort 21. Bonfire, and Group Games Itinerary Day 1: Rural Jodhpur Pick-up from railway station (1: 30 PM) and Jodhpur Airport (2 PM) in Jodhpur Proceed to village resort in rural Jodhpur Check-in & freshen up Lunch Jeep Safari to Bishnoi Village while witnessing wildlife Visit to Block Printing and Pottery artisans Bonfire Dinner Overnight stay in a traditional boutique resort Day 2: Jodhpur City Sightseeing Breakfast Umed Bhawan Palace Museum Mehrangarh Fort Lunch Jaswant Thada Mandore Garden Market Visit (if time permits) Back to resort Dinner, Music & Dance Party Overnight stay in a traditional boutique resort Day 3: Jaisalmer City Sightseeing Breakfast Check-out from Jodhpur village resort and leave for Jaisalmer Visit Jaisalmer War Museum Lunch Patwon ki Haveli Gadisar Lake Dinner Overnight stay in a comfortable heritage haveli hotel in Jaisalmer city Day 4: Sand Dunes Adventure Breakfast Jaisalmer Fort Lunch Bada Bagh Camel Safari Sunset at Sand Dunes Rajasthani Folk Dance and Music Dinner Overnight stay in semi-luxury Swiss Tents at Sam Sand Dunes near Jaisalmer Day 5: Rural Jaisalmer | Departure Day Breakfast Check-out from campsite Khaba Fort Kuldhara Village Lunch First drop at Jaisalmer railway station/ airport in Jaisalmer at 1 PM Second drop at Jaisalmer railway station/ airport in Jaisalmer at 3 PM Trip Ends Cost Ex- Jodhpur to Jaisalmer 19900 INR per person (discounted tariff only for Dec and Jan trip, post that regular tariff would be 21500) For more discount: 18900 INR per person if you book from the first five seats After the first 5 seats, 19400 INR per person for two or more people traveling together 19200 INR per person for four or more people traveling together 19500 INR if you are solo but have already traveled with us 🙂 19700 INR if you are solo, but booking the seat number between 6-10 Please note that you can reach Jodhpur via train or flight depending on your city of origin. Same for Jaisalmer. You also have the option of joining our group leader via flight from Delhi on Jan 23. Hence, please get in touch with us soon if you would want to join our group leader from Delhi itself via flight. If you are traveling from any other city, then we might also be able to connect you with your fellow travelers from these cities. Inclusions All transportation from Jodhpur to Jaisalmer as per the plan All accommodations are on twin sharing and same-gender basis for solo travelers. Couples will be given a private room. Day 1: Lunch & Dinner Day 2 & 3: Breakfast and Dinner Day 4 & 5: Breakfast Cost of jeep safari to Bishnoi Village, Block Printing, Pottery on Day 1 2 nights of Cultural program included, as per the plan Camel Ride in Jaisalmer Cost of local guides wherever applicable Group leader throughout the tour. Itinerary: https://www.transformingtravels.com/tour/rustic-rajasthan-new-year-celebrations/ Other dates: 30 Dec, 2020 - 3 Jan, 2021 Contact: Chandni Aggarwal [masked] (Call/ WhatsApp) [masked]

Tripura: Culture Meets Nature

Agartala

₹20,000.00

Tripura is the third smallest state in the country and part of the seven sisters in North-East India. It is one of the most literate states in India with a literacy rate of 87%. The sculptures at the sites of Unakoti, Pilak etc. depicts artistic fusion of organised and tribal religions. Forests cover 55% per cent land area. There are nearly 300 species of birds, 90 land mammal species in the evergreen and deciduous forests. Tripura is surrounded by Bangladesh to the north, south and west. In the east, it meets Assam and Mizoram. Agartala is the capital city of Tripura, located on the banks of the Haora River. ‘Agar’ is a valuable perfume and incense tree, and the suffix ‘tala’ means underneath. It refers to the abundance of agarwood trees in the region. Caution: This trip is not meant for people with motion sickness, back or knee pains. You need to get up very early in the morning and be ready before 6AM (here twilight time is 4:30AM). You will get rice (not chapati) in most of the meals (both veg and non-veg). Please learn “what is backpacking” before enrolling. Itinerary: #Saturday, Reach Agartala in the afternoon by flight. Evening is scheduled for local sightseeing of city centre, Ujjayanta Palace, Ramkrishna Ashram etc. #Sunday, Travel to Mahamuni Pagoda via Udaipur town and Trishna Sanctuary. It is highly venerated in Myanmar and India. #Monday, Travel to Neermahal, which is a royal palace built in the middle of the Rudrasagar lake. It is much larger than the similar ‘Jal Mahal’ in Rajasthan. On the way, we will also see the Bhuvaneshwari Temple. #Tuesday, Return to Agartala after visiting wildlife sanctuaries of Tripura. The forests are known for various species of Macaque and gibbons #Wednesday, Travel to Unaikoti, famous for the rock-carved sculptures. The pilgrimage dates back to the 7th century. On the way, we can visit Baramura Eco Park. #Thursday, Travel to Jampui hills which is inhabited by the Mizo tribe. It is famous for the tranquil forests, panoramic views and orange cultivation. #Friday, Return to Agartala. We will see some tea Estates on the way. In the evening we can cover the remaining sights of the capital city and/or shopping #Saturday Trip concludes Fees: Rs.20,000 You need to pay Rs.10,000 advance for booking the trip. Remaining amount can be paid in cash during the trip. Cancellation charges: Rs.5000 - one month prior to trip commencement Rs.10,000 - within a month to trip commencement Includes: - All transportation in Tripura - All meals and refreshments - All entry and permit charges at various places - Accommodation on all days Excludes: - Flight to/from Agartala - Any insurance, medical or emergency cost arising due to unforeseen events - Bottled water/cold drinks, expensive food etc. - Any rise in cost of food, travel and accommodation due to delay or extension of trip due to unforeseen circumstances Contact: Krishna Kuya –[masked] (Call/WhatsApp) Send WhatsApp message: https://wa.me/919820285295 Email – [masked] --- Send your advance money to following account --- Name - Krishna Kuya Bank - HDFC, Thane Account no -[masked] Account type - Savings IFSC code - HDFC[masked] For payment through UPI - kuya@hdfcbank For payment through Paytm or Google Pay:[masked] Things to be carried Compulsory: - ICard and 2 photocopies of Id Card - Windproof Jacket, winter cap and other warm clothes - Sport shoes or trekking shoes. Extra pair of sleeper or sandal - Umbrella - At least two personal water bottles all the time during trip - Personal medical kit, soap, paste etc. - Carry one small bag to carry necessary things while roaming in daytime. It should ideally fit inside your main luggage Recommended but not compulsory: - Sunscreen, sunglasses, cap etc. - One bedsheet (if you are concerned about the hygiene) - Dry fruits, Energy bars etc. - Travel pillow

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Trip to the Paradise of Sikkim

Gangtok

₹23,999.00

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