LuckyLalita: Cultivate Wisdom through Pilgrimage

Taj Mahal Addition for Laughing Lotus Trainings 2018

Taj Addition $600 Cost Includes
-1 additional night stay at Green Hotel. Breakfast buffet.
-3 nights stay at Hotel Atulya Taj in Agra, 3 Breakfast buffet, daytime meals, filtered water.
-Transport: Delux bus to Agra, All rickshaw/tuk-tuk. Taxi drive back to Delhi Airport/Hotel.
-Monument guides & additional love by hosts Uschi & Rakesh
Itinerary-Taj Addition 2018
-Training ends Feb 23rd, participants depart Feb 24th
-Taj addition peeps get an extra night of stay in Rishikesh (Dinner not included, as guests will likely venture off on their own)
-Feb 25th:
Breakfast buffet before departure by Delux bus for Agra. Stop en route for snacks, pit stop. Arrive Agra, check into hotel, Dinner, relaxing on the roof of hotel, free time. Goodnight.
-Feb 26th:
Breakfast buffet in hotel. Taj guide comes to meet us at hotel, and takes group to the Taj for a comprehensive tour with all the best photo ops.Finish Taj tour, lunch at Indiana restaurant. Back to the hotel for hanging by the pool, rest. Optional evening visit to Sheroes Hangout, a cafe run by and for the support of women who are acid attack survivors. Interacting with the women, having some smoothies or snacks. The cafe operates on a donation basis, so whatever we enjoy, each person will give a donation for the cause as their bill. Take a photo with the women, share love. Back to the hotel, goodnight! (dinner not included, guests usually aren't hungry after the big lunch & snacks at Sheroes)
-Feb 27th:
Breakfast buffet in hotel. Depart by car for Fatepur Sikri, the palace & Sufi Dargah of Moghul Emporer Akbar. An incredible opportunity to see the palace which encompasses his vision of peace & unity through bringing together the religions of India. Guided tour through the palace grounds, and onto the Sufi shrine & mosque which is a wish fulfilling temple. Enter the mosque, tie threads on the lattice work. Sit and enjoy some songs with the Qawalleh sufi singers who share bhakti music every day there. Walk through the mosque and the victory gate 'Buland Darwazzah', the largest doorway in Asia, with an inscription in Persian, a quote from Jesus Christ. Drive back from Fatepur, lunch on the way back. Some fun shopping for leather chappals in the local bazaar, or maybe a Bollywood movie at the local theatre? Let's see what the group feels like. Back to the hotel, Goodnight.
-Feb 28th:
Breakfast buffet at hotel. Packing and getting ready for the trip home. Hotel check out 12 noon. Taxi drives guests back to Delhi according to their travel arrangements. Late night flights may choose to book themselves a room in Delhi, Uschi will help arrange this. Chelo hOMe!

Guests should book flight to depart India the evening of Feb 28th, or late night into March 1st. Uschi can help support the flight booking.