North - East India with Varanasi

(15 Days / 14 Nights)


PRICE 2970 $ ( Based on 2 persons )

Fly into North India and immerse yourself in the heart of this colorful culture, powerful mix of tradition and modernity. From Delhi to Varanasi, going through the romantic Udaipur, come to discover the various facets of this region. Lively bazars, temples, typical villages and forts scroll for your viewing pleasure.


Day 01 : Delhi to Varanasi : (By Domestic Flight) 

You are greeted at Delhi Airport by your English-speaking guide to welcome you to India. After you take a domestic flight to Varanasi where you settle at the hotel upon your arrival.
In order to feel the spiritual energy that emanates from the city, you walk through the alleys and the Ghats. People come here mainly to pray, wash, purify themselves, shave (pilgrim women donate their hair to the river), play cricket, wash their clothes, give alms to the Sadhus(monks) or even practice yoga.
At noon, twelve o’clock, you visit Agnivash Panchakarma Ayurved Center. You have the opportunity to participate in an offering and worship ceremony on the Ghats paying homage to the deities. Seeing these illuminated domes floating in the night will remain a moment of wisdom that you will remember for a long time. 
Dinner and overnight at the hotel.


Day 02 : Varanasi 

Very early in the morning, you will take the boat for a ride on the river to attend the Aarti sunrise ceremony, the pilgrims' bath and the awakening of the city.
Your morning continues with a walk through the old town to the Aurangzeb mosque built in the 17th century. Then go to meet the famous Golden Temple for a glimpse of the most sacred of the Benares temples with roofs covered with gold and whose entrance is reserved for Hindus.
Return to the hotel for breakfast.
In a near twelve o'clock you continue your journey with an excursion in the city, you attend to music over the traditional to the international institute of Indian Music and then march a silk and copper with the bazaar Thateri. In the evening participate in an offering and worship ceremony on the Ghats paying homage to the deities.

Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 03 : Varnasi / kolkata :  (Domestic Flight)

After having breakfast, transfer to Varanasi airport for your flight to Kolkata .

Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 04 : Kolkata 

Embark on an enchanting day in Kolkata, starting with a visit to the magnificent Jain temple of Pareshnath, a stunning architectural marvel dating back to 1867. Delve into the serene ambiance and rich history of this spiritual haven.

Next, set your sights on Mother Teresa's House, the revered seat of the Missionaries of Charity. Here lies the resting place of the iconic Mother Teresa. Explore the adjoining museum adorned with poignant relics from her life, offering a profound glimpse into her extraordinary legacy.

Stroll through the vibrant neighborhood of Kumartuli, where skilled artisans breathe life into their creations, crafting mesmerizing clay idols that embody Kolkata's artistic soul.

Then, immerse yourself in the grandeur of Maidan, the pulsating heart of the city. Marvel at the Dalhousie Square, adorned with historic landmarks like Shahid Minar, Oberoi Grande hotel, Victoria Hall, and the regal colonial buildings harking back to the opulent era of the British Raj. Writers' Building, the majestic High Court, and the serene St. John's Church await your exploration, each exuding tales of a bygone era.
As the day draws to a close, return to your hotel, where an evening of delectable dinner and relaxation awaits, allowing you to reflect on the day's fascinating encounters and prepare for more adventures in this captivating city. 

Day 05 : Kolkata 

After having breakfast, you are free to spend time in the flower market near the impressive Howrah Bridge, which you cross on foot to reach the station where the film Lion was filmed. Continue with the visit of the very living Dakshineshwar temple, Shiva shrine dedicated to Goddess Kali, as well as Sova Bazaar and the discovery of the Indian Museum which houses an exceptional collection of Gandhara Buddhist sculptures.
And this afternoon visit the racetrack Maisan the Royal Calcutta Turf Club and Marble Palace.

Dinner and overnight at the hotel .


Day 06 : Kolkata /  Bagdogra (Domestic Flight) / (70Kms / 3h) Darjeeling (By road)

After having breakfast, you are transferred to Kolkata airport and take a flight to Bagdogra before continuing by road to reach Darjeeling (2100 m above sea level) which stretches out on the side of a hill covered with tea trees. . You arrive at the end of the day and settle in at the hotel.
A first free time is granted so that you can discover the picturesque Chowk Bazar and if you have time visit the colonial district with the former residence of the British raj .

 Dinner and overnight at the hotel.


Day 07 : Darjeeling

Early in the morning (4AM ), Departure for Tiger hill (8,400 feet) for spectacular sunrise over Mt. Khangchendzonga (28,208 feet, 3rd highest peak in the world), on the return visit Ghoom Monastery and Batasia loop.
After an early lunch, the excursion to Ghoom by taking the famous “ Toy Train ”.
In the after twelve o'clock visiting Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, PN Zoological Park (closed on Thursday), Tenzing Rock, input Tibetan refugee help center (closed Sunday) and Japanese Temple. 
Free evening for shopping and leisure.
Dinner and overnight at the hotel.


Day 08 : Darjeeling / Namchi / Gangtok : (130 Kms / 5h) 

After having breakfast, you leave for Gangtok. en route you visit Samdruptse Hill Road and Char Dham in Namchi.

You arrive at Gangtok at the end of the day and settle in at the hotel.

Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 09 : Gangtok

After a solid breakfast, you reach Tashi Point of view, located about 8km from the town of Gangtok, this viewpoint offers a breathtaking panorama of the snow-capped peaks of Kanchenjunga ( weather permitting ). 
At about 2000m above sea level not far from Tashi , you visit Ganesh Tok, temple dedicated to Lord Ganesha , before discovering Hanuman Tok. These places, well known to tourists, are especially appreciated for the magnificent landscapes they offer.
In the afternoon, you will visit Floralies, a family and artisanal tea company known all over the world, before leaving for a visit to the Institute of Tibetology . Founded in 1958, this institute has sponsored and promoted a lot of research on religion, history, language, art and Tibetan culture, especially Sikkim. You also visit dro - dul Chorten, Buddhist stupa, the Enchey Monastery as well as the Banjakhri Falls.

You return to Gangtok.

Dinner and overnight at the hotel.  

Day 10 : Gangtok / Kalimpong : (80 kms / 3h) 

Today, After having breakfast, you leave for the pleasant city of Kalimpong by walking through the hills where rhododendrons and cardamoms grow. This region is indeed famous for its floriculture and its mild climate. You discover the Durpin Dara monastery and that of Zong Dog Fo- Brang before continuing towards the Thongsa Gompa , founded in 1692. Finally, you can admire the amazing local Catholic church.
When you arrive visit a pine view nursery.
A stroll through the market allows you to end your day quietly before reaching the hotel to settle in.
Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 11 : Kalimpong (en route) (70 kms / 3h) / Bagdogra   /  Guwahati : (Domestic Flight)  

Today, after having breakfast, direction Bagdogra (by road) to take your flight to Guwahati .
Arrival and installation at the hotel.
In the evening, set out for a sunset cruise on the Brahmaputra River.
Dinner and overnight at the hotel.


Day 12 : Guwahati / Kaziranga : ( 180 Kms / 3:45)  

Today, after having breakfast, you will travel to Kaziranga.
On the way, visit the Nabagraha temple.
Upon arrival, check in at the hotel.

Kaziranga, a World Heritage Site, is the oldest park in Assam and is located on the banks of the Brahmaputra. Kaziranga National Park is a natural habitat for the conservation of biologically diverse flora and fauna. It is inhabited by the largest population of one-horned rhino in the world and is home to around 15 species of endangered mammals in India. There are many other important wildlife species.

In the afternoon, go on a Jeep safari in the Central Range. With Kohora as the entry point, the central chain covers the Daphlang and the Kathpora . Later, enjoy a visit to the local village and the tea garden ( Outer View ).

Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 13 : Kaziranga / Guwahati : (180 Kms / 3:45 am)  

Today, early in the morning, go for an elephant ride in Kaziranga National Park.
After return to the hotel for breakfast.
Then you will travel to Guwahati. After é s your day is spent visiting Guwahati. You will visit Goddess Kamakhya Mata temple, located at the top of Nilachal hill, about 300 meters above sea level. The whole temple complex includes not only many other temples, but also a whole group of people connected to it. Besides the main temple of Devi, it also includes other major temples: Devi Kali, Tara, Bagala , Chinnamasta , Bhuvanesvari , Bhairavi and Dhumavati . Visit Sankardev Kalakhetra, located in a magnificent setting and inaugurated in 1998, is a multi-arts complex highlighting the rich culture of the State.
Named in honor of Saint Vaishnava and the greatest integrator of the Assamese society Srimanta Sankardeva , the Kalakshetra shelters a central museum where are exposed everyday objects and articles used by different ethnic groups. It preserves the cultural identity of various Assam communities and tribes by promoting dance, theater, music and the arts. There is also an artists' village that creates the atmosphere of a typical Assamese community, the Lalit - Kala Bhavan art gallery where exhibitions, art and sculpture workshops, a heritage park, are also organized. an open-air theater that can accommodate 2,000 people. people , a traditional Vaishnavite temple and the Sahitya Bhavan library of rare books and manuscripts.
Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 14 : Guwahati / Delhi ( Domestic Flight)  

Today, after having breakfast, visit the fancy bazaar.
You go to Guwahati airport to take your flight to Delhi.
Arrival and installation at the hotel.
Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 15 : Departure from Delhi

This morning after having breakfast, you are transferred to Delhi International Airport(IGI Airport)  for your return flight.




  • Accommodation (4* hotels) in “double” rooms.
  • Breakfasts and dinners included.
  • Air-conditioned transport with parking fees, gasoline, road taxes, and tolls according to the itinerary.
  • Experienced English-speaking driver.
  • English -speaking guide for the whole circuit.
  • Entrance to temples, museums, monuments.
  • Boat trip in Varanasi.
  • Toy Train in Darjeeling.
  • Cruise on the Brahmaputra River in Guwahati.
  • Safari on elephant back and 4x4 in Kaziranga.
  • Domestic flight (Delhi - Varanasi) (Varanasi - Kolkata), (Kolkata - Bagdogra), (Bagdogra - Guwahati), (Guwahati - Delhi).
  • 24/7 support from a Passion!ndia team.



  • Round-trip international flights.
  • India Visa, Assistance and Repatriation Insurance
  • Personal expenses.
  • Lunches
  • Drinks / camera and video.
  • Tip
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