Gandhi Legacy Tour 2014-2015

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Join Gandhi India Tours and Arun Gandhi on a journey through India following the philosophies of his grandfather Mahatma Gandhi. Visit Gandhian historical sites with Arun and his son Tushar Gandhi. Travel through Mumbai, Pune, Porbandar, Rajkot, Surat to Dandi, Ahmedabad and New Delhi. Meet with women’s and child rights grass roots organizations that are making a difference in their daily lives through income generation. Enjoy time with Dr. Vandana Shiva at her Navdanya Farm in Dehradun, India. http://www.gandhitour.info

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  1. 1. Gandhi Legacy Tour 2014 December 29, 201 December 29 Chhatrapati Shivaji International international airport in Mumbai – “BOM”, is derived from Bombay, The airport is South Asia’s second passenger traffic and the busiest international passenger traffic and of overall passenger traffic. Upon arrival at Chhatrapati Shivajit, immigration, customs clearance met and transferred to The Ramee is the capital of the Indian state of the most populous city in India, and populous city in the world, with area population of approximately Mumbai lies on the west coast of natural harbor. The seven islands constitute Mumbai India were home of fishing colonies. For centuries, under the control of successive indigenous before being ceded to the Portuguese Gandhi Legacy Tour 2014 - 2015 December 29, 2014 - January 14, 2015 December 29: Arrive Mumbai India International Airport is the primary India. The Airport’s IATA code Bombay, Mumbai’s former name. second busiest airport in terms of busiest airport in India in terms of and the second busiest in terms Shivajit, you will proceed to and luggage collection. Continue to the exit where Ramee Guest line Juhu Hotel, check-in after 2:00 pm. We will have the opportunity to walk the streets India and drive through the more modern city, Hotel, the Gateway of India, the University of the Court House. You can see the British influence architectural design which displays a mini-version Ben clock in a part of the Court House structure. the sun setting down over the Arabian Sea. Mumbai formerly known as Bombay, of Maharashtra. It is and the fourth most a total metropolitan approximately 20.5 million. of India and has a deep islands that came to home to communities centuries, the islands were indigenous empires Portuguese and subsequently to the British East India 1 where you will be pm. streets of Mumbai city, seeing the Taj of Mumbai, and influence in the version of the Big structure. We catch India Company.
  2. 2. Mumbai lies at the mouth of the known as the Konkan. It sits on Salsette is bounded by the Arabian Sea to Meals Included: Dinner at 7:30 – Gandhi over an Indian buffet dinner Accommodation: The Ramee Guestline Juhu Hotel December - The day highs hover December do not fall below 18 °C between 28–31 °C or 82.4-87.8 F. average around 18.2 °C or 64.8 F. Gandhi Legacy Cost –US$3 Tour This the Ulhas River on the western coast of India, in the Salsette Island, partially shared with the Thane district. to the west. – 9:00 pm. The group will meet Dr. Arun Gandhi dinner at the hotel with over night stay. The Ramee Guestline Juhu Hotel Weather - The Climate of Mumbai India wet and dry climate. Mumbai’s climate best described as moderate temperatures level of humidity. Its coastal nature location ensures moderate temperatures the year, average of 27.2 °C or 81 F precipitation of 242.2 cm (95.35 inches). temperatures in average about 30 °C summer and 18 °C or 64.4 in winter. experiences 4 distinct seasons Winter: Feb); Summer: (March–May); Monsoon and Post Monsoon (Oct–Dec). hover around 32.0 °C or 89.6 F. The nights in the beginning °C or 64.4 F. By late December the day temperature F. The nights may dip to 12 °C or 53.6 F in late December F. Humidity is low in December. Legacy Tour December 29, 2014 to January 13, 2015 US$3750.00 per person sharing a room. Tour itinerary does not include airfare. This is an English Speaking Tour. 2 the coastal region district. Mumbai Gandhi and Tushar India is a tropical climate can be temperatures with high and tropical temperatures throughout F and average inches). The °C or 86 F in winter. Mumbai’s Winter: (December– Monsoon (June–Sep) beginning of temperature ranges December but
  3. 3. December 30 Buffet breakfast at the Ramee Guestline then the group will check out of the bus for Women’s India Trust (“WIT”) Changing lives in a changing have a group orientation on the Visit to Women's India Trust: WIT by training less privileged and unskilled Mumbai to stitch sari petticoats serve the region. WIT has helped develop skills and earn a regular changed their lives and the lives At 3:30 PM, the group will drive dinner at the Sayaji Hotel. After dinner, in Kolhapur, we will check into the Meals Included: Buffet breakfast Dinner at the Sayaji Hotel Pune. Travel by: (By VOLVO Bus – Approx December 30: Mumbai / Pune / Kolhapur Guestline Juhu and the hotel and board Trust Panvel changing world. We will way to WIT. WIT is an NGO started unskilled women in in a slum village to helped many women to regular income; this has of their families. WIT empowers women to live They established a daycare center women working with WIT such bring their children with them and and educated simultaneously. They deny women who want their children school there even if they are outside region. The women either come WIT making various textile crafts women are able to work from home paid by the piece so they are motiv work fast as well as doing quality to Kolhapur by Volvo Bus and enroute we will stop dinner, we will continue our drive onto Kolhapur. the Hotel Raysons Regency. breakfast at the Ramee Guestline Juhu + Lunch at WIT Panvel Approx 7 / 8 hrs drive) 3 live with dignity. center for the such that they can and they be fed They do not children to go to outside that come into work at crafts and some home and are motivated to quality work. stop in Pune for Kolhapur. Upon arrival Panvel + Buffet
  4. 4. Upon arrival at the Kolhapur Rayson Regency Hotel and enjoy a breakfast buffet. Today, you migrant workers’ camps; see brickyard sites and learn of the issues relating to child labor. After discontinuing child labor practices at the brickyard sites, AVANI teaching locations for the children where students convene in makeshift tent schools. After lunch, visit the site for the AVANI Residential School Gandhi Center for Learning. to the brick owners. AVANI staff exp tents at the brickyard locations. Following these visits, we will stop at the AVANI Residential Home where 37 children reside. These children have been removed from work sites or vulnerable situations and now attend government schools. The Residential Home provides food, accommodations, health and psychological support for these children. Many of are first generation learners. Buffet dinner at the hotel followed by Dr. Arun Gandhi. Meals: Buffet Breakfast at the Rayson Regency Kolhapur. Packed Lunch (Paratha or Roti rolls with subzi, paneer / boiled egg, potato wafers and a fruit juice) from Kolhapur Hotel. Buffet Dinner at the Hotel Rayson Regency. December 31: Kolhapur AVANI Rayson Regency Hotel, check in breakfast buffet. Today, you will visit various migrant workers’ camps; see brickyard sites and learn of the relating to child labor. After discontinuing child labor AVANI has established teaching locations for the children where students convene in After lunch, visit the site for the AVANI Residential School Gandhi Center for Learning. AVANI is a small and extremely devoted team directed by Anuradha Bhosale, wipe out child labor in the brickyard worksites near Kolhapur, India. Nomadic families migrate to these brickyards for a period from October-May each year and live in very small dwellings without proper nourishment and clothing. All family including young children, work for the brick kilns mainly paying the interest on loans owed brick owners. AVANI staff exposes child exploitation and provide teaching in makeshift Following these visits, we will stop at the AVANI Residential Home where 37 children reside. These have been removed from work sites or situations and now attend government Residential Home provides food, accommodations, health and psychological support for these children. Many of the children Buffet dinner at the hotel followed by a lecture by Buffet Breakfast at the Rayson Regency Packed Lunch (Paratha or Roti rolls with subzi, paneer / boiled egg, potato wafers and apur Hotel. Buffet Dinner at the Hotel Rayson Regency. 4 AVANI is a small and extremely devoted team , determined to in the brickyard worksites Nomadic families migrate to these brickyards May each year and live in very small dwellings without proper nourishment and clothing. All family members, including young children, work for the brick kilns mainly paying the interest on loans owed oses child exploitation and provide teaching in makeshift Packed Lunch (Paratha or Roti rolls with subzi, paneer / boiled egg, potato wafers and
  5. 5. Accommodation: Rayson Regency Weather: Kolhapur daily average temperature ranges between 14°C or 57.2 F to 35°C or 95 F. During summers maximum temperature never seen to exceed 38°C or 100.4 F and generally maximum lies in the band 33°C or 91.4 F to 35°C or 95 F. Minimum during this season are around 24°C or 75.2 F to 26°C or 78.8 F. Monsoons offer medium rainfall with an atmospheric temperature of 23°C or 73.4 F to 30°C or 86 F. Kolhapur winters are during the months November to February and has a very pleasant climate during winters. The temperature lies around 14°C or 57.2 F to 30°C or 86 F during this period. We will enjoy a buffet breakfast at the hotel and after breakfast, the group will drive to debrief about the history, the tour, our further bonding as a group. HYATT Pune We will visit the monument of India’s freedom movement. of Quit I his secretary August 9, 1942 to May 6, 1944. Mahadev and Kasturba passed away while in captivity at the Aga Khan Palace and their samadhi burials are located on the campus. Aga Khan is situated near the River Mula, the palace is a memorial to Gandhi and his life. Meals Included: Buffet breakfast at the Hotel Raysons Regency Kolhapur + Packed lunch (Paratha or Roti rolls with subzi, paneer / boiled egg, potato wafers and a fruit juice) from Kolhapur Hotel for the bus ride + Buffet dinner at the local restaurant in Pune and overnight stay. Travel by: (By VOLVO Bus – Approx 4 hrs drive) Rayson Regency Kolhapur daily average temperature ranges between 14°C or 57.2 F to 35°C or 95 F. maximum temperature never seen to exceed 38°C or 100.4 F and generally maximum lies in the band 33°C or 91.4 F to 35°C or 95 F. Minimum during this season are around 24°C or 75.2 F to 26°C or 78.8 F. Monsoons offer medium rainfall with an atmospheric rature of 23°C or 73.4 F to 30°C or 86 F. Kolhapur winters are during the months November to February and has a very pleasant climate during winters. The temperature lies around 14°C or 57.2 F to 30°C or 86 F during this period. January 01: Kolhapur / Pune We will enjoy a buffet breakfast at the hotel and after breakfast, the group will drive to Pune. We will engage in considerations and debrief about the history, the tour, our visits while on the bus further bonding as a group. Arrive and check into the HYATT Pune formerly known as ISTA Pune. We will visit the Aga Khan Palace in Pune which is a national monument of India’s freedom movement. Following the launch Quit India movement in 1942, Gandhi, his wife his secretary Mahadev Desai were imprisoned at the Palace f August 9, 1942 to May 6, 1944. Mahadev and Kasturba passed away while in captivity at Palace and their samadhi burials are located on the campus. Aga Khan is situated near the River Mula, the palace is a memorial to Gandhi and his life. Buffet breakfast at the Hotel Raysons Regency Kolhapur + Packed lunch (Paratha or Roti rolls / boiled egg, potato wafers and a fruit juice) from Kolhapur Hotel for the bus ride + Buffet dinner at the local restaurant in Pune and overnight stay. Approx 4 hrs drive) 5 Kolhapur daily average temperature ranges between 14°C or 57.2 F to 35°C or 95 F. maximum temperature never seen to exceed 38°C or 100.4 F and generally maximum lies in the band 33°C or 91.4 F to 35°C or 95 F. Minimum during this season are around 24°C or 75.2 F to 26°C or 78.8 F. Monsoons offer medium rainfall with an atmospheric rature of 23°C or 73.4 F to 30°C or 86 F. Kolhapur winters are during the months November to February and has a very pleasant climate during winters. The temperature lies We will enjoy a buffet breakfast at the hotel and after breakfast, . We will engage in considerations and visits while on the bus Arrive and check into the Hotel n Pune which is a national Following the launch his wife Kasturba, and at the Palace from
  6. 6. January 02 Being in charge of their own businesses, the women at and are able to earn a living and support their families. In and enrichment opportunities designed to help the artisans overcome financial obstacles. Empowered with independence and self And they find the courage, with the support of their cooperative member they believe in. Asserting themselves children in school and out of early marriages, thus at the Marketplace/share. Leave for Visit Mani Bhavan: Bapu’s transit home in Mumbai. Tour the museum and view authentic short film screening featuring Gandhi himself followed by lecture by Dr. Arun Gandhi. Mani Bhavan a simple old-style, two storied building on Laburnum Road, Mumbai. Whenever Gandhi was in Mumbai, between 1917 to 1934, he stayed at this home which is now converted into the museum and an adjacent research center. In 1955 Mani Bhavan was dedicated as a memorial to Gandhi and to the very important activities of great significance he initiated from that place. Mani Bhavan is January 02: Pune / Mumbai We start our day with a buffet breakfast at the hotel. After early breakfast, the group will drive to Mumbai, arrive and proceed to the MarketPlace/ MarketPlace: SHARE Handwork of India is an innovative fair trade, not-for-profit organization which combines the experience of running a business with a variety of support programs designed to effect real, meaningful, and lasting change in the lives of low-income women in India. Handwork of India works with 480 artisans who are organized into 14 independent co-operatives which produce high-quality women's apparel and home decor. their own businesses, the women at Handwork of India learn valuable skills and are able to earn a living and support their families. In addition, programs offer educational t opportunities designed to help the artisans overcome personal, cultural and Empowered with independence and self-confidence, these women become agents of change. courage, with the support of their cooperative members, to fight for what they believe in. Asserting themselves as decision-makers in their families, they have kept their children in school and out of early marriages, thus ensuring them a better future. at the Marketplace/share. Leave for Mani Bhavan by 2:30 pm Bapu’s transit home in Mumbai. Tour the museum and view authentic short Gandhi himself followed by lecture by Dr. Arun Gandhi. style, two storied Gandhi was in Mumbai, between 1917 to 1934, he stayed at this home which is now converted into the museum and an 1955 Mani Bhavan ed as a memorial to Gandhi and to the very important activities of great significance he Mani Bhavan is 6 uffet breakfast at the hotel. After early breakfast, the group will drive to Mumbai, /SHARE. Handwork of India is an innovative profit organization which combines running a business with a variety of support programs designed to effect real, meaningful, income women in with 480 artisans who operatives which quality women's apparel and home decor. learn valuable skills addition, programs offer educational personal, cultural and confidence, these women become agents of change. s, to fight for what makers in their families, they have kept their ensuring them a better future. Lunch will be Bapu’s transit home in Mumbai. Tour the museum and view authentic short Gandhi himself followed by lecture by Dr. Arun Gandhi.
  7. 7. recognized as a Research Institute and Rural Development by Universi Mumbai and its people played a very prominent part in India’s unique struggle for freedom. Gandhi was rightly proud of its patriotic and cosmopolitan citizens. Mani Bhavan is one of the few important places hallowed by Mahatma Gandhi's close modest two-story building in the comparatively quiet locality called Gamdevi. It served as Gandhi's Bombay head-quarters for about 17 long and eventful years. It belonged to Sri Revashankar Jagjeevan Jhaveri, who was Gandhi's from Mani Bhavan that Gandhi initiated Civil Disobedience through: Satyagraha (Gandhi’s non violent resistance); Khilafat (the Muslim branch of resistance that would join with Gandhi); Swadeshi (awareness of violence and the boycott of abusive industries), and Khadi (self sustenance through homespun threads of wool, silk or cotton in lieu of manufactured garments). Mani Bhavan has a story to tell as it housed Gandhi occasionally during the times when he grew in stature and strength, from a queer type of an agitator to a world figure by successfully introducing satyagraha (individual as well as mass) as a new and effective weapon to fight all evil and injustice. It gives an idea of the dynamism of the great Mahatma shaping himself and the nation, along the uncharted path of non rule and to all evil. See the room that Gandhi occupied in its original setting, its picture gallery, the library hall and the terrace where he was arrested on January 4, 1932. The Mani Bhavan library consists of around 50,000 books & periodicals in reference and lending sections. The room contains books on and by Gandhi, Gandhian thoughts, freedom movements and allied subjects. The library boasts of many out of print books. Arun and Tushar take you into a private auditorium on the first floor to watch a documentary film with Gandhi of his speeches and then enjoy a discussion among our group and more wonderful leelas from Arun and Tushar. recognized as a Research Institute preparing students for Ph.D. degree in Gandhian Thought and Rural Development by University of Bombay. Mumbai and its people played a very prominent part in India’s unique struggle for freedom. Gandhi was rightly proud of its patriotic and cosmopolitan citizens. Mani Bhavan is one of the few important places hallowed by Mahatma Gandhi's close association. Mani Bhavan is a story building in the comparatively quiet locality called Gamdevi. It served as quarters for about 17 long and eventful years. It belonged to Sri Revashankar Jagjeevan Jhaveri, who was Gandhi's friend and host during that period. It was from Mani Bhavan that Gandhi initiated Civil Disobedience through: Satyagraha (Gandhi’s non violent resistance); Khilafat (the Muslim branch of resistance that would join with Gandhi); ence and the boycott of abusive industries), and Khadi (self sustenance through homespun threads of wool, silk or cotton in lieu of manufactured Mani Bhavan has a story to tell as it housed Gandhi occasionally during the times when he grew ature and strength, from a queer type of an agitator to a world figure by successfully introducing satyagraha (individual as well as mass) as a new and effective weapon to fight all It gives an idea of the dynamism of the great Mahatma even while he was shaping himself and the nation, along the uncharted path of non-violent resistance to foreign See the room that Gandhi occupied in its picture gallery, the library he was arrested on The Mani Bhavan library consists of around 50,000 books & periodicals in reference and lending sections. The room contains books on and by Gandhi, Gandhian thoughts, freedom movements and allied oasts of many out of Arun and Tushar take you into a private auditorium on the first floor to watch a documentary film with Gandhi of his speeches and then enjoy a discussion among our group and more wonderful leelas from Arun and 7 preparing students for Ph.D. degree in Gandhian Thought Mumbai and its people played a very prominent part in India’s unique struggle for freedom. Gandhi was rightly proud of its patriotic and cosmopolitan citizens. Mani Bhavan is one of the Mani Bhavan is a story building in the comparatively quiet locality called Gamdevi. It served as quarters for about 17 long and eventful years. It belonged to Sri friend and host during that period. It was from Mani Bhavan that Gandhi initiated Civil Disobedience through: Satyagraha (Gandhi’s non- violent resistance); Khilafat (the Muslim branch of resistance that would join with Gandhi); ence and the boycott of abusive industries), and Khadi (self sustenance through homespun threads of wool, silk or cotton in lieu of manufactured Mani Bhavan has a story to tell as it housed Gandhi occasionally during the times when he grew ature and strength, from a queer type of an agitator to a world figure by successfully introducing satyagraha (individual as well as mass) as a new and effective weapon to fight all even while he was violent resistance to foreign and then enjoy a discussion among our group and more wonderful leelas from Arun and
  8. 8. View “The Terrace” where a bronze plaque with an inscription now marks the place of the tent in which Gandhi was arrested in January, 1932. He used to sleep and hold his prayers on this terrace. Dinner will be at the Hotel West End/ Ritz Mumbai. After dinner to the Mumbai railway station to board the train Gujarat Mail to Ahmedabad at 9:45 PM. This is the train route Gandhi himself would make on a regular basis which is on an overnight sleeper train. Meals Included: Buffet breakfast at the Hotel HYATT Pune + Lunch at the Marketplace, Mumbai + Dinner at Hotel West End/ Ritz Mumbai. Travel by: (VOLVO Bus – Approx 4 hrs drive) Mumbai / Ahmedabad (Overnight Train Gujarat Mail at 9:45 PM) Weather: January - January is the coolest mon minimum being 16.4 °C or 61.5 F and mean daily maximum being 30.6 °C or 87.1 F. The weather is generally mild and pleasant with daytime highs of around 27 °C or 81 F and night around 17 °C or 62.6 F. The nightly lows may vary between 10 °C or 50 F and 20 °C or 68 F. Chilly northern winds during the day make the city seem cooler than it really is. Generally clear skies, with some smog – especially in the early morning nights relatively humid. January is also associated with the their leaves. January 03: Ahmedabad Sabarmati Ashram “The Terrace” where a bronze plaque with an inscription now marks the place of the tent in which Gandhi was arrested in January, 1932. He used to sleep and hold his prayers on this Dinner will be at the Hotel West End/ Ritz Mumbai. After dinner, the group will be transferred to the Mumbai railway station to board the train Gujarat Mail to Ahmedabad at 9:45 PM. This is the train route Gandhi himself would make on a regular basis which is on an overnight sleeper fast at the Hotel HYATT Pune + Lunch at the Marketplace, Mumbai + Dinner at Hotel West End/ Ritz Mumbai. Approx 4 hrs drive) Mumbai / Ahmedabad (Overnight Train Gujarat January is the coolest month of the year for Mumbai with mean daily minimum being 16.4 °C or 61.5 F and mean daily maximum being 30.6 °C or 87.1 F. The weather is generally mild and pleasant with daytime highs of around 27 °C or 81 F and night he nightly lows may vary between 10 °C or 50 F and 20 °C or 68 F. Chilly northern winds during the day make the city seem cooler than it really is. Generally clear especially in the early morning – are the norm. The days are dry, th nights relatively humid. January is also associated with the deciduous trees in the city shedding January 03: Ahmedabad Sabarmati Ashram Arrive Ahmedabad at 6:30 AM - Early check subject to availability of the day. Upon arrival at the Ahmedabad Railway Station the group will be transferred to the Park Plaza Hotel. We will enjoy a buffet breakfast at the hotel and after breakfast we will visit the Sabarmati Ashram and an NGO based in the Gandhi Ashram, Ahmedabad, dedicated to the upliftment of the underprivileged through love.” 8 “The Terrace” where a bronze plaque with an inscription now marks the place of the tent in which Gandhi was arrested in January, 1932. He used to sleep and hold his prayers on this , the group will be transferred to the Mumbai railway station to board the train Gujarat Mail to Ahmedabad at 9:45 PM. This is the train route Gandhi himself would make on a regular basis which is on an overnight sleeper fast at the Hotel HYATT Pune + Lunch at the Marketplace, Mumbai Approx 4 hrs drive) Mumbai / Ahmedabad (Overnight Train Gujarat th of the year for Mumbai with mean daily minimum being 16.4 °C or 61.5 F and mean daily maximum being 30.6 °C or 87.1 F. The weather is generally mild and pleasant with daytime highs of around 27 °C or 81 F and night-time lows of he nightly lows may vary between 10 °C or 50 F and 20 °C or 68 F. Chilly northern winds during the day make the city seem cooler than it really is. Generally clear are the norm. The days are dry, the trees in the city shedding Early check-in will be at the Ahmedabad Railway Station the group will be transferred to the Park Plaza Hotel. We will enjoy a buffet breakfast at the hotel and after breakfast “Manav Sadhna, an NGO based in the Gandhi Ashram, Ahmedabad, is the underprivileged
  9. 9. Manav Sadhana - In 1990, a team volunteers, inspired by Gandhian values, began gathering under the branches of a tree in the Gandhi Ashram every Saturday to play with street children. They provided the children with a nutritional meal and taught them about basic hygiene by cutting their nails and bathing them. This activity quickly came together into a full time endeavor working to brighten the future of underprivileged children. Today, from a quiet corner in the Gandhi Ashram, Manav Sadhna serves more than 8000 children and women through more than 35 projects. We also indirectly touch the lives of many more individuals through our healthcare and educational support projects. The projects are created based on the needs and participation of the community. preserve and propagate the legacy of the Mahatma. Hundreds of visitors, both foreigners and locals, with curiosity and feelings of devotion arrive here and feel inspired and enliven than half a million visit here every year. The Sabarmati Ashram is a source of inspiration for the present generation, and will serve as such for the generations to come. Indeed, Gandhi’s ideals will serve as a beacon light for all generations. The Ashram has stood witness to many important happenings, happenings which were instrumental in shaping the Karmavir Mohandas into the Mahatma and the Father of the Nation. In 1990, a team of young volunteers, inspired by Gandhian values, began of a tree in the Gandhi Ashram every Saturday to play with street children. They provided the children with a nutritional meal and taught them about basic hygiene by cutting their nails and bathing them. This activity quickly came endeavor working to brighten the future of underprivileged children. Today, from a quiet corner in the Gandhi Ashram, Manav Sadhna serves more than 8000 children and women through more than 35 projects. We also indirectly touch the lives of many ividuals through our healthcare and educational support projects. The projects are created based on the needs and participation of the community. Sabarmati Ashram - True, indeed, that wherever Gandhi stopped has become a place of pilgrimage and wherever he roamed has become a sanctified place. The Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad, so named after the holy river Sabarmati, situated on the river’s banks is such an example. This site no longer functions as a working ashram but as a museum and an institution whose aim is to preserve and propagate the legacy of the Mahatma. Hundreds of visitors, both foreigners and locals, with curiosity and feelings of devotion arrive here and feel inspired and enlivened. More than half a million visit here every year. The Sabarmati Ashram is a source of inspiration for the present generation, and will serve as such for the generations to come. Indeed, Gandhi’s ideals will serve as a beacon light for e Ashram has stood witness to many important happenings, happenings which were instrumental in shaping the Karmavir Mohandas into the Mahatma and 9 Today, from a quiet corner in the Gandhi Ashram, Manav Sadhna serves more than 8000 children and women through more than 35 projects. We also indirectly touch the lives of many ividuals through our healthcare and educational support projects. The projects are True, indeed, that Gandhi stopped has become a place of pilgrimage and wherever he roamed has become a sanctified place. The Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad, so named after the holy river Sabarmati, situated on the river’s banks is such an example. This site no longer s as a working ashram but as a museum and an institution whose aim is to Hundreds of visitors, both foreigners and locals, with curiosity and feelings of devotion arrive
  10. 10. Meals Included: Buffet breakfast at the Park Plaza Ahmedabad + Lunch at Manav Sadh Dinner at the hotel or local restaurant in Ahmedabad. Accommodation: Park Plaza Hotel Weather: Ahmedabad has a warm dry climate, except for rainy seasons. Best time to visit Ahmedabad is from October to March. cool climate. It is very pleasant and good for all tourist activities. October to March months are cool with pleasant atmosphere and perfect for outings and participation January temperature varies from 12°C or 53.6 F to 28°C or 82.4 F. January 04 conduct of all movements connected with the regeneration of country in accordance with the ideals taught and lived by MK Gandhi. The guiding principles are: • Adherence to truth and non • Participation in productive work with a sense of dignity of labour • Acceptance of equality of religions • Priority for the need of villages dwellers in all curricula and • Use of mother-tongue as a medium of instructions. The education system of Gujarat Vidyapith residential life, social service, community field studies, hand spinning and training in craft work. Vidyapith is to conduct experiments in various fields of education with a view to develop the application of Gandhian thought and way in all aspects of education. Buffet breakfast at the Park Plaza Ahmedabad + Lunch at Manav Sadh Dinner at the hotel or local restaurant in Ahmedabad. Park Plaza Hotel Ahmedabad has a warm dry climate, except for rainy seasons. Best time to visit hmedabad is from October to March. Winters (November to February) offer a mild windy cool climate. It is very pleasant and good for all tourist activities. October to March months are cool with pleasant atmosphere and perfect for outings and participation in celebrations. January temperature varies from 12°C or 53.6 F to 28°C or 82.4 F. January 04: Ahmedabad Gujarat Vidyapeeth We start the day with a buffet breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast, we visit the Vidyapeeth, tour the campus and then engage in student interaction. Gujarat Vidyapith was founded by MK Gandhi October 18, 1920. The Institute provides a higher education with a blend of courses teaching nursery to doctorate classes. The main objective is to develop workers of character, skill, culture and dedication for the conduct of all movements connected with the regeneration of country in accordance with the and lived by MK Gandhi. The guiding principles are: Adherence to truth and non-violence Participation in productive work with a sense of dignity of labour Acceptance of equality of religions Priority for the need of villages dwellers in all curricula and tongue as a medium of instructions. Gujarat Vidyapith includes regular participation in community work, residential life, social service, community prayers, simple and self reliant living, study tours and field studies, hand spinning and training in craft work. The chief concern of the Gujarat Vidyapith is to conduct experiments in various fields of education with a view to develop the f Gandhian thought and way in all aspects of education. 10 Buffet breakfast at the Park Plaza Ahmedabad + Lunch at Manav Sadhana + Ahmedabad has a warm dry climate, except for rainy seasons. Best time to visit Winters (November to February) offer a mild windy cool climate. It is very pleasant and good for all tourist activities. October to March months are in celebrations. We start the day with a buffet breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast, we visit the Gujarat tour the campus and then engage Gujarat Vidyapith was founded by MK Gandhi The Institute provides a a blend of courses teaching nursery to doctorate classes. The main objective is to develop workers of character, skill, culture and dedication for the conduct of all movements connected with the regeneration of country in accordance with the regular participation in community work, prayers, simple and self reliant living, study tours and The chief concern of the Gujarat Vidyapith is to conduct experiments in various fields of education with a view to develop the
  11. 11. Meals Included: Buffet breakfast at the Park Plaza Ahmedabad + Dinner at the Kochrab Ashram and debrief with Dr. Arun Gandhi. January 05 organized sector. They are the unprotected labour force of our country. Constituting 93% of the labour force, these are workers of the unorganized sector. more than 94% are in the unorganized sector. However their work is not counted and hence remains invisible. Ahmedabad Located on the banks of River Sabarmati, Ahmedabad is the largest city in the whole state of Gujarat. From the year 1960 to 1970, it served as the capital city of Gujarat. However, later on, the capital was shifted to the Gandjhinagar City. It was founded in the year 1411 by Sultan Ahmed Shah. It is owing to this reason that, sometimes, it is also referred to as the city of Ahmed Shah. Ahmedabad is the hub of trade and commerce in Gujarat. The commercial importance of Ahmedabad makes the important travel destination in India. Besides being home to a number of im majestic monuments, which remind us of the great historical and cultural past Ahmedabad was incorporated into the Bombay Presidency during the British rule but remained the most Gujarat region. Over a period of time, Ahmedabad established itself as the home of the Buffet breakfast at the Park Plaza Ahmedabad + Lunch at Gujarat Vidyapeeth + and debrief with Dr. Arun Gandhi. January 05: Ahmedabad and SEWA Buffet breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast, visit Ahmedabad City Center and SEWA India (Self Women's Association of India). SEWA is an organization of poor, self-employed women workers. These are women who earn a living through their own labor or small businesses. SEWA India women do not obtain regular salaried employment with welfare benefits like workers in the organized sector. They are the unprotected labour force of our country. Constituting 93% of the ers of the unorganized sector. Of the female labour force in India, more than 94% are in the unorganized sector. However their work is not counted and hence remains invisible. Located on the banks of River Sabarmati, Ahmedabad is city in the whole state of Gujarat. From year 1960 to 1970, it served as the capital city of Gujarat. However, later on, the capital was shifted to Gandjhinagar City. It was founded in the year 1411 by Sultan Ahmed Shah. It is owing to this sometimes, it is also referred to as the city of Ahmed Shah. Ahmedabad is the hub of trade and commerce in Gujarat. The commercial importance of Ahmedabad makes the important travel destination in India. Besides being home to a number of important industries, Ahmedabad also has a number of majestic monuments, which remind us of the great historical and cultural past of the city. Ahmedabad was incorporated into the Bombay Presidency during the British rule but remained the most important city Gujarat region. Over a period of time, Ahmedabad established itself as the home of the textile industry and earned the nickname 11 Lunch at Gujarat Vidyapeeth + After breakfast, visit Self-Employed SEWA is an organization employed women workers. These are women labor or small do not obtain regular salaried employment with welfare benefits like workers in the organized sector. They are the unprotected labour force of our country. Constituting 93% of the Of the female labour force in India, Gandjhinagar City. It was founded in the year 1411 by Sultan Ahmed Shah. It is owing to this Ahmedabad is the hub of trade and commerce in Gujarat. The commercial importance of Ahmedabad makes the city an important travel destination in India. Besides being home to a Ahmedabad also has a number of majestic monuments, which remind us of the great historical and Ahmedabad was incorporated into the Bombay Presidency during important city in the Gujarat region. Over a period of time, Ahmedabad established textile industry and earned the nickname
  12. 12. of "the Manchester of the East." A rising centre of higher education, scientific industries, Ahmedabad continues to remain one of the important cultural commercial centers of western India. In the late afternoon lecture by Tushar Gandhi Meals Included: Buffet breakfast at the Park Plaza Ahmedabad + Lunch at the SEWA + Dinner will be at an authentic Gujarati restaurant (Vishala). January 6: Ahmedabad City Walk bicycles and motorcycles as we wal Visit the Kavi Dalpatram Memorial Dalpatram was born into a Brahmin family which was rich in Vedic knowledge and culture. He had powerful analytical and intellectual skills enabled him to continuously uphold his integrity and humanitarianism, well supported by his wit and humor. He grew from a budding poet at twelve, to a full flowered genius in his lifetime. His prolific library career spanned 60 books and 25 awards and included drama, poems, songs, essays and articles. of "the Manchester of the East." A rising centre of higher education, information technology and Ahmedabad continues to remain one of the important cultural commercial centers of western India. In the late afternoon lecture by Tushar Gandhi Buffet breakfast at the Park Plaza Ahmedabad + Lunch at the SEWA + authentic Gujarati restaurant (Vishala). January 6: Ahmedabad City Walk Ahmedabad Heritage Walking Tour: morning, before breakfast, enjoy a heritage walking tour in the old city of Ahmedabad. how the women compensate who are in the city where they might not have access to a river or lake to wash their clothes. Visit a Muslim Mosque in session, a Jain Temple in morning session, cows sitting relaxing outside the Jain Temples. Walk among the camels, elephants, bicycles and motorcycles as we walk from temple, to mosque to temple. Visit the Kavi Dalpatram Memorial - Kavi born into a Brahmin family which was rich in Vedic knowledge werful analytical and intellectual skills enabled him to continuously uphold his integrity and humanitarianism, well supported by his He grew from a budding poet at twelve, to a full flowered genius in his lifetime. er spanned 60 books and 25 awards and included drama, poems, songs, essays and articles. 12 information technology and Ahmedabad continues to remain one of the important cultural and Buffet breakfast at the Park Plaza Ahmedabad + Lunch at the SEWA + Ahmedabad Heritage Walking Tour: Early morning, before breakfast, enjoy a heritage walking tour in the old city of Ahmedabad. See how the women compensate who are in the city they might not have access to a river or Visit a Muslim Mosque in session, a Jain Temple in morning session, cows sitting relaxing outside the Jain Walk among the camels, elephants,
  13. 13. He utilized his liberty skills to bring about changes in society. His vivid imagination, rich imaginary, simple language and humor endeared him to his readers. Amrut' brings peace and goodwill into disturbed minds: "Kutch Garbawadi" sensitively aims for creating awareness among women. "Mithyabhiman" and "Laxmi" are satires on human ego and pride. His other publications include works on the harmonious integration in multifaceted social structures and systems. opening up their shops. See produce, tobacco products, malas, foodstuffs, textiles, flowers; vendors open as the city is beginning to come to life for the day. among the street traffic. Move through the street shops and then pick up a ric the full India driving experience. (optional) Rest of the day will be at leisure. Late afternoon, the group will be transferred to Ahmedabad railway station to board the train Swarna Raj Express at 5:25 PM. Overnight on board traveling as Meals Included: Buffet breakfast and buffet lunch at the Park Plaza + Packed dinner (Paratha or Roti rolls with subzi, paneer / boiled egg, potato wafers and a fruit juice) for the train journey. Accommodation: Mansingh Hotel, Ajmer Train: Swarna Raj Express He utilized his liberty skills to bring about changes in society. His vivid imagination, rich imaginary, simple language and humor endeared him to his readers. His creations like 'Hari Lila Amrut' brings peace and goodwill into disturbed minds: "Kutch Garbawadi" sensitively aims for creating awareness among women. "Mithyabhiman" and "Laxmi" are satires on human ego and pride. His other publications include works on the ecstasy of man's power of imagination and harmonious integration in multifaceted social structures and systems. Visit Jami Masjid In Maneck Chawk 1423 This mosque was built in 1423 by Sultan Ahmed Shah, (1411-1442). The founder of Ahmedabad. Its open court is 87,096 square feet in the area and its prayer hall contains 256 pillars and 76 pilasters. The Tree of Life is carved at the opening of the Mosque. As you continue the Ahmedabad Heritage Walking Tour you will see the shopkeepers See produce, tobacco products, malas, foodstuffs, textiles, flowers; vendors open as the city is beginning to come to life for the day. See elephants and camels among the street traffic. Move through the street shops and then pick up a rickshaw taxi, for the full India driving experience. Rest of the day will be at leisure. Late afternoon, the group will be transferred to Ahmedabad railway station to board the at 5:25 PM. Overnight on board traveling as Gandhi traveled Buffet breakfast and buffet lunch at the Park Plaza + Packed dinner (Paratha or Roti rolls with subzi, paneer / boiled egg, potato wafers and a fruit juice) for the train journey. Mansingh Hotel, Ajmer 13 He utilized his liberty skills to bring about changes in society. His vivid imagination, rich eations like 'Hari Lila Amrut' brings peace and goodwill into disturbed minds: "Kutch Garbawadi" sensitively aims for creating awareness among women. "Mithyabhiman" and "Laxmi" are satires on human ego and ecstasy of man's power of imagination and Visit Jami Masjid In Maneck Chawk – A. D. This mosque was built in 1423 by Sultan The founder of Its open court is 87,096 square feet in the area and its prayer hall contains The Tree of Life is carved at the opening of the Mosque. Ahmedabad Heritage you will see the shopkeepers See produce, tobacco products, malas, foodstuffs, textiles, flowers; See elephants and camels kshaw taxi, for Late afternoon, the group will be transferred to Ahmedabad railway station to board the Buffet breakfast and buffet lunch at the Park Plaza + Packed dinner (Paratha or Roti rolls with subzi, paneer / boiled egg, potato wafers and a fruit juice) for the train journey.
  14. 14. January 07 Arrive Ajmer at 00:55 AM - Upon arrival at the Ajmer railway station, the group will be transferred to the Mansingh Hotel, Ajmer. Buffet breakfast at the hotel, and then a full day visit to the Barefoot College India. Established in 1972, Barefoot College government organization that has been providing basic services and solutions to problems in rural communities, with the objective of making them self sufficient and sustainable. These ‘Barefoot College India solutions’ can be broadly categor rural handicrafts, people’s action, communication, women’s empowerment and wasteland development. January 07: Ajmer and Barefoot College India Upon arrival at the Ajmer railway station, the group will be transferred to the Hotel, Ajmer. Buffet breakfast at the hotel, Barefoot College Established in 1972, Barefoot College India is a non- government organization that has been providing services and solutions to problems in rural communities, with the objective of making them self- sustainable. These ‘Barefoot College India solutions’ can be broadly categorized into solar energy, water, education, health rural handicrafts, people’s action, communication, women’s empowerment and wasteland Barefoot College India believes that for any rural development activity to be successful and sustainable, it must be based in the village as well as managed and owned by those whom it serves. Therefore, all Barefoot initiatives whether social, political or economic, are planned and implemented by a network of rural men and women who are known as ‘Barefoot Professionals’. Rural men and women irrespective of age, who are barely literate or not at all, and have no hope of getting even the lowest government job, are being trained to work as day and night school teachers, doctors, midwives, dentists, health workers, balsevikas, solar engineers, solar cooker engineers, water drillers, hand pump mechanics, architects, artisans, designers, masons, communicators, water testers, phone operators, blacksmiths, carpenters, computer instructors, accountants and kabaad-se-jugaad professionals. 14 water, education, health care, rural handicrafts, people’s action, communication, women’s empowerment and wasteland at for any rural development activity to be successful and sustainable, it the village as well as managed and owned by those whom it serves. Therefore, all Barefoot social, political or economic, are nted by a network of rural men and known as ‘Barefoot Professionals’. Rural men and women irrespective of age, who are barely literate or not at all, and have no hope of getting the lowest government job, are being trained to and night school teachers, doctors, dentists, health workers, balsevikas, solar engineers, solar cooker engineers, water drillers, hand mechanics, architects, artisans, designers, masons, communicators, water testers, phone operators, carpenters, computer instructors, jugaad professionals.
  15. 15. With little guidance, encouragement and space to grow and exhibit their talent and abilities, people who have been considered ‘very ordinary’ and written off by socie extraordinary things that defy description. Meals Included: Buffet breakfast at the Mansingh Hotel Ajmer + Lunch at the Barefoot College, Tilonia + Buffet dinner at the Mansingh Hotel Ajmer. Accommodation: Mansingh Hotel, Ajmer Weather: Ajmer has a desert type climate. or 71.6 F. January 08 Buffet breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast, visit the Ajmer Sharif Dargha of Kwaja Moin Chishti (will arrange auto-rickshaws to visit Ajmer Sharif Dargah), a Sufi saint revered by people affiliated to various religions. Later, the group will drive to Delhi by Volvo bus. Arrive and check into the Suryaa Hotel. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel. Meals Included: Buffet breakfast at the Mansingh Ajmer + Packed Lunch (Paratha or Roti rolls with subzi, paneer / boiled egg, potato wafers and a fruit juice) from hotel for the bus ride + Buffet dinner at the hotel in Delhi. Accommodation: Suryaa Hotel, New Delhi Travel by: (VOLVO bus – Approx 7 / 8 hrs drive) With little guidance, encouragement and space to grow and exhibit their talent and abilities, been considered ‘very ordinary’ and written off by society, are doing extraordinary things that defy description. Buffet breakfast at the Mansingh Hotel Ajmer + Lunch at the Barefoot College, Tilonia + Buffet dinner at the Mansingh Hotel Ajmer. Mansingh Hotel, Ajmer Ajmer has a desert type climate. January temperature varies from 5°C or 41 F to 22°C January 08: Ajmer Sharif Dargah / Delhi at the hotel. After breakfast, visit of Kwaja Moin-ud-din rickshaws to visit Ajmer Sharif Dargah), a Sufi saint revered by people various religions. Later, the group will drive to Delhi by Volvo bus. Arrive and check into Dinner and overnight stay at the Buffet breakfast at the Mansingh Ajmer + Packed Lunch (Paratha or Roti rolls with paneer / boiled egg, potato wafers and a fruit juice) from hotel for the bus ride + Buffet Suryaa Hotel, New Delhi prox 7 / 8 hrs drive) 15 With little guidance, encouragement and space to grow and exhibit their talent and abilities, ty, are doing Buffet breakfast at the Mansingh Hotel Ajmer + Lunch at the Barefoot College, January temperature varies from 5°C or 41 F to 22°C
  16. 16. January 09: New Delhi and Gandhi Smriti Museum which showcases the life and In the afternoon, visit to the Gandhi Smriti housed in the Old Birla House on 5, Tees January Marg, New Delhi, is the sacred place where Mahatma Gandhi's epic life ended on 30 January 1948. Mahatma Gandhi had lived in this house from 9 September 1947 to 30 January 1948. Thus, the hallowed house treasures many memories of the last 144 days of his life. The Old Birla House was acquired by the Government of India in 1971 and was converted into a National Memorial of the Father of the Nation and was opened to the public on August 15, 1973. January 09: New Delhi and Gandhi Smriti Delhi, the Empress of Indian cities has a fascinating history and a stimulating present. She has often been desolate. But she could not be despoiled of the incomparable situation that marks her for the metropolis of a Great Empire. The capital of India, Delhi has been the seat of power of a number of dynasties – the Rajputs, the Afghans, the Turks and the Mughals who continued their imperial line until the British. Scattered over are surviving ruins, remnants of mighty edifices, tombs of warriors and saints, which in an impressive sense of magnificence are memorials not of a single city but of supplanted nations. After breakfast, visit the Raj Ghat with Arun and Gandhi. This is a memorial to Mahatma Gandhi, a beautiful sacred black marble platform that marks the spot of Mahatma Gandhi's cremation one day after his assassination and then to the National Gandhi which showcases the life and principles of Bapu. Gandhi Smriti, housed in the Old Birla House on 5, Tees g, New Delhi, is the sacred place Mahatma Gandhi's epic life ended on 30 January 1948. Mahatma Gandhi had lived September 1947 to 30 hallowed house treasures many memories of the last 144 The Old Birla House was acquired by the Government of India in 1971 National Memorial of the Father of the Nation and was opened to the public on August 15, 1973. 16 , the Empress of Indian cities has a fascinating history and a stimulating present. She has often been sacked and desolate. But she could not be despoiled of the incomparable metropolis of a Great Empire. ia, Delhi has been the seat of power of a the Rajputs, the Afghans, the Turks and the Mughals who continued their imperial line until the Scattered over are surviving ruins, remnants of saints, which in impressive sense of magnificence are memorials not of a with Arun and Tushar memorial to Mahatma Gandhi, a beautiful platform that marks the spot of National Gandhi
  17. 17. Preserved at Gandhi Smriti are the rooms where Mahatma Gandhi liv where he held a mass congregation every evening. It was here where assassin’s bullets felled Gandhiji. The building and the landscape Meals Included: Buffet breakfast at the Suryaa Ho Dinner at the Yum Yum Tree (Chinese restaurant). Accommodation: Suryaa Hotel, New Delhi Weather: New Delhi January temperature varies from January 10 Hotel + Packed lunch (Paratha or Roti rolls with subzi, paneer / boiled egg, potato wafers and a fruit juice) for the bus ride + Buffet dinner at the Madhuban Hotel, Dehradun. Accommodation: Madhuban Hotel are the rooms where Mahatma Gandhi lived and the prayer ground congregation every evening. It was here where assassin’s bullets felled Gandhiji. The building and the landscape have been preserved as they were in those days. : Buffet breakfast at the Suryaa Hotel + Lunch at the Chor Bizarre restaurant + Dinner at the Yum Yum Tree (Chinese restaurant). Suryaa Hotel, New Delhi : New Delhi January temperature varies from 2°C or 35.6 F to 10°C or 50 F. January 10: New Delhi to Dehradun Buffet breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast, the group will drive to Dehradun via deluxe Volvo bus. Upon arrival, check into the hotel. Lunch at a midway restaurant. Dinner at the hotel. Travel time: 7 hours Meals Included: Buffet breakfast at the Suryaa Hotel + Packed lunch (Paratha or Roti rolls with subzi, paneer / boiled egg, potato wafers and a fruit juice) for the bus ride + Buffet dinner at the Madhuban Hotel, Dehradun. Madhuban Hotel 17 ed and the prayer ground congregation every evening. It was here where assassin’s bullets felled have been preserved as they were in those days. tel + Lunch at the Chor Bizarre restaurant + 2°C or 35.6 F to 10°C or 50 F. Buffet breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast, the group will drive to Dehradun via deluxe Upon arrival, check into the hotel. Lunch at a midway restaurant. Dinner at the Buffet breakfast at the Suryaa Hotel + Packed lunch (Paratha or Roti rolls with subzi, paneer / boiled egg, potato wafers and a
  18. 18. January 11: Buffet breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast, embark on a full day visit to the See also: Video - Bill Moyers talks with Dr. Shiva Navdanya “nine seads” (symbolizing protection of biological and cultural diversity) and also the “new gift” (for seed as commons, based on the right to save and share seeds. In today’s context of biological and ecological destruction, seed savers are the true givers of seed. This gift or “dana” of Navadhanyas (nine seeds) is the ultimate gift – it is a gift of life, of heritage and continuity. Conserving seed is conserving biodiversity, the seed and its utilization, conserving culture, conserving sustainability. Navdanya at Vandana Shiva Center across 16 states in India. They have helped trained over 500,000 farmers in seed and food past two decades, and helped setup the largest direct the country. Navdanya is a women centered movement diversity. Meals Included: Buffet breakfast at the Hotel Madhuban + Organic lunch at Navdanya Farm + Buffet dinner at the Hotel Madhuban. Accommodation: Madhuban Hotel Weather: Dehradun January temperature varies from 2°C or 35.6 F to 12°C or 53.6 F January 11: Dehradun and Vandana Shiva After breakfast, embark on a full day visit to the Navdanya Farm (Dr. Vandana Shiva Center) talks with Dr. Shiva biological and cultural diversity) gift” (for seed commons, based on the right ecological destruction, seed the of heritage and continuity. Conserving seed is conserving biodiversity, conserving knowled the seed and its utilization, conserving culture, conserving sustainability. Vandana Shiva Center is a network of seed keepers and organic producers spread across 16 states in India. They have helped set up 65 community seed banks across trained over 500,000 farmers in seed and food sovereignty and sustainable agriculture over the past two decades, and helped setup the largest direct marketing, fair trade organic network in Navdanya is a women centered movement for the protection of biological and cultural Buffet breakfast at the Hotel Madhuban + Organic lunch at Navdanya Farm + Buffet dinner at the Hotel Madhuban. Madhuban Hotel Weather: Dehradun January temperature varies from 2°C or 35.6 F to 12°C or 53.6 F 18 Dr. Vandana Shiva Center) conserving knowledge of is a network of seed keepers and organic producers spread set up 65 community seed banks across the country, sovereignty and sustainable agriculture over the marketing, fair trade organic network in for the protection of biological and cultural Buffet breakfast at the Hotel Madhuban + Organic lunch at Navdanya Farm + Weather: Dehradun January temperature varies from 2°C or 35.6 F to 12°C or 53.6 F.
  19. 19. January 12: Dehradun to New Delhi Meals Included: Buffet breakfast at the Hotel Madhuban + Lunch at the Country Inn & Suites, Sahibabad + Buffet dinner at the Suryaa Hotel, New Delhi. (By VOLVO Bus – Approx 6 / 7 hrs drive) NOTE: The the check-in time at the international airport in India is at least 3 hours before. The international air tickets should be booked for late early morning flights on Sunday the 13th, 2014. enter the airport 4 hours before your flight time. Jan 12 - Overnight at the Suryaa Hotel, New Delhi for those traveli January 12: Dehradun to New Delhi Buffet breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast, the group will drive to New Delhi by bus. Buffet lunch at the Country Inn & Suites, Sahibabad (en route). After lunch, the group will drive to the Suryaa Hotel, New Delhi. From the hotel, participants will be transferred to the Delhi International Airport to board the flight home at the appropriate (those who are not taking the Agra Taj Mahal option). Buffet breakfast at the Hotel Madhuban + Lunch at the Country Inn & Suites, uffet dinner at the Suryaa Hotel, New Delhi. Approx 6 / 7 hrs drive) Delhi Departure in time at the international airport in India is at least 3 hours before. international air tickets should be booked for late evening flights on January 12th, 2014 or flights on Sunday the 13th, 2014. India airports do not allow you to check enter the airport 4 hours before your flight time. Overnight at the Suryaa Hotel, New Delhi for those traveling onto Agra. 19 Buffet breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast, the group will drive to New Delhi by bus. Buffet lunch at the Country Inn & Suites, Sahibabad (en route). After lunch, the group will drive to the Suryaa Hotel, New Delhi. From the hotel, participants will transferred to the Delhi International Airport to appropriate time (those who are not taking the Agra Taj Mahal Buffet breakfast at the Hotel Madhuban + Lunch at the Country Inn & Suites, in time at the international airport in India is at least 3 hours before. evening flights on January 12th, 2014 or India airports do not allow you to check-in or .
  20. 20. January 12 : Optional Trip to Agra Travel participants who are taking the Agra Trip option will stay overnight in Delhi at the Suryaa Taj Mahal, India - http://www.airpano.ru/files/Taj Weather: Agra January temperature varies from average coolest month. The subzero temperature levels January 12 : Optional Trip to Agra Travel participants who are taking the Agra Trip option will stay overnight in Delhi at the Suryaa Hotel. Buffet dinner at the hotel. http://www.airpano.ru/files/Taj-Mahal-India/2 Agra January temperature varies from -2°C or 28.4 F to 31°C or 87.8 F. January is the average coolest month. The subzero temperature levels are common during nights 20 Travel participants who are taking the Agra Trip option will stay overnight in Delhi at the Suryaa India/2-3 2°C or 28.4 F to 31°C or 87.8 F. January is the are common during nights.
  21. 21. January 13: Agra and the Taj Mahal In summary, after early breakfast at the hotel, the group will leave for Agra by bus (approx 4 hrs drive, one way). Arrive Agra and proceed to the Taj Mahal and Agra Fort. Lunch will be at the local restaurant. Later, the group will drive to Delhi International Airport to board the flight to back home. No dinner this evening .NOTE: for those who are joining Agra Trip: International tickets should be booked f 14, 2014, early morning flight. mission accomplished by the great Mughal visionary Emperor Akbar. His son Jehangir and grandson Shah Jehan added to this imposing structure during their rule. The palaces, mosques and audience halls contained within blending Islamic and Hindu traditions. Agra, the city known for the famous monument of love Shah Jehan, constructed Taj Mahal. It is said he built this monument in the me beloved wife Mumtaj Mahal. The rosy glow of dawn or sunset, appearing like a January 13: Agra and the Taj Mahal In summary, after early breakfast at the hotel, the bus (approx 4 hrs drive, one way). Arrive Agra and proceed to the Lunch will be at the local restaurant. Later, the group will drive to Delhi International Airport to board the flight to back for those who are joining Agra Trip: International tickets should be booked for January Visit the Taj Mahal. With its incredible lacy white grandeur the Taj Mahal is perhaps the most perfect monument in the world. To the poet Tagore it was a `tear on the face of eternity'. In memory of his wife the great Mughal emperor Shah Jehan constructed this most extravagant and monument built for love. Amazingly graceful from any angle, it is the close up detail, which is really astounding. Agra Fort is situated on the banks of the River Yamuna, another monumental by the great Mughal visionary Emperor Akbar. His son Jehangir and this imposing structure during their rule. The palaces, mosques and audience halls contained within its massive wall of red sandstone are perfect examples of blending Islamic and Hindu traditions. Agra, the city known for the famous monument of love - the Taj Mahal. The Mughal Emperor, constructed Taj Mahal. It is said he built this monument in the memory of his beloved wife Mumtaj Mahal. The Taj Mahal is ethereal at any part of the day - blushing in the rosy glow of dawn or sunset, appearing like a pearly mirage in the moonlight or reflected in the 21 With its incredible lacy white grandeur the Taj Mahal is perhaps the most perfect architectural world. To the poet Tagore it was a `tear on the face of his wife the great Mughal emperor Shah Jehan constructed this most extravagant and incomparable monument built for love. Amazingly graceful from any angle, it is the close up which is really astounding. is situated on the banks of the ver Yamuna, another monumental by the great Mughal visionary Emperor Akbar. His son Jehangir and this imposing structure during their rule. The palaces, mosques ve wall of red sandstone are perfect examples of the Taj Mahal. The Mughal Emperor, mory of his blushing in the pearly mirage in the moonlight or reflected in the
  22. 22. pools of the garden. Perhaps the most moving view of Agra Fort further along the river Yamuna. In the mid 16th century and earlier 17th century Agra witnes it was during this time when the symbol of love Taj Mahal was built. The buildings made during this era were purely in the contemporary Mughal style and of very high quality, which is still reflected in whatever monuments remain in Meals Included: Buffet breakfast at the Suryaa Hotel + Lunch at the local restaurant in Agra + No dinner this evening. Weather: Agra January temperature varies from pools of the garden. Perhaps the most moving view of the Taj is from an octagonal tower in the Agra Fort further along the river Yamuna. There are very few cities in the world that can match the history and heritage of Agra. Located at a distance of 204 km south of Delhi, Agra is the single most famous tourist destination of India. Situated on the west bank of River Yamuna, Agra is a part o Norther Indian plains. The architectural splendor of the city is reflected in the glorious monuments of medieval India built by great Mughals who ruled India for more than years. In the mid 16th century and earlier 17th century Agra witnessed a frenzied building activity and this time when the symbol of love Taj Mahal was built. The buildings made during contemporary Mughal style and of very high quality, which is still ts remain in Agra. Buffet breakfast at the Suryaa Hotel + Lunch at the local restaurant in Agra + Agra January temperature varies from -2°C or 28.4 F to 31°C or 87.8 F. End of Tour 22 is from an octagonal tower in the There are very few cities in the world that can match the history and heritage of Agra. 204 km south of Delhi, Agra is the single most famous tourist destination of India. Situated on the west bank River Yamuna, Agra is a part of the great Norther Indian plains. The architectural reflected in the glorious monuments of medieval India built by great Mughals who ruled India for more than 300 sed a frenzied building activity and this time when the symbol of love Taj Mahal was built. The buildings made during contemporary Mughal style and of very high quality, which is still Buffet breakfast at the Suryaa Hotel + Lunch at the local restaurant in Agra + 2°C or 28.4 F to 31°C or 87.8 F.
  23. 23. Mumbai: December, the day highs hover around 32.0 °C or 89.6 F. The nights in the beginning of December do not fall below 18 °C or 64.4 F. By late December the day temperature ranges between 28 31 °C or 82.4-87.8 F. The nights may dip to 12 °C or 53.6 F in or 64.8 F. Humidity is low in December Kolhapur: daily average temperature ranges between 14°C or 57.2 F to 35°C or 95 F. During summers maximum temperature never seen to exceed 38°C or 100.4 F and generally maxim 33°C or 91.4 F to 35°C or 95 F. Minimum during this season are around 24°C or 75.2 F to 26°C or 78.8 F. Monsoons offer medium rainfall with an atmospheric temperature of 23°C or 73.4 F to 30°C or 86 F. Kolhapur winters are during the mo winters. The temperature lies around 14°C or 57.2 F to 30°C or 86 F during this period. Mumbai: January is the coolest month of the year for Mumbai with mean daily minimum being 16.4 °C or 61.5 F and mean daily maximum being 30.6 °C or 87.1 F. The weather is generally mild and pleasant with daytime highs of around 27 °C or 81 F and night lows may vary between 10 °C or 50 F and 20 °C or 68 F. C city seem cooler than it really is. Generally clear skies, with some smog – are the norm. The days are dry, the nights relatively humid. January is also associated with the deciduous trees in the city shedding their leaves. Ahmedabad: January has a warm dry climate, except for rainy seasons. Best time to visit Ahmedabad is from October to March. Winters (November to February) offer a mild windy cool climate. It is very pleasant and good for all tourist activities. October to March months are cool with pleasant atmosphere and perfect for outings and participation in celebrations. F to 28°C or 82.4 F. Ajmer: January has a desert type climate. New Delhi: January temperature varies from 2°C or 35.6 F to 10°C or 50 F. Dehradun: January temperature varies from 2°C or 35.6 F to 12°C or 53.6 F. Agra: January temperature varies from month. The subzero temperature levels are common during nights. Weather Forecasts December, the day highs hover around 32.0 °C or 89.6 F. The nights in the beginning of December do not fall below 18 °C or 64.4 F. By late December the day temperature ranges between 28 87.8 F. The nights may dip to 12 °C or 53.6 F in late December but average around 18.2 °C or 64.8 F. Humidity is low in December daily average temperature ranges between 14°C or 57.2 F to 35°C or 95 F. During summers maximum temperature never seen to exceed 38°C or 100.4 F and generally maximum lies in the band 33°C or 91.4 F to 35°C or 95 F. Minimum during this season are around 24°C or 75.2 F to 26°C or 78.8 F. Monsoons offer medium rainfall with an atmospheric temperature of 23°C or 73.4 F to 30°C or 86 F. Kolhapur winters are during the months November to February and has a very pleasant climate during winters. The temperature lies around 14°C or 57.2 F to 30°C or 86 F during this period. January is the coolest month of the year for Mumbai with mean daily minimum being 16.4 °C 61.5 F and mean daily maximum being 30.6 °C or 87.1 F. The weather is generally mild and pleasant with daytime highs of around 27 °C or 81 F and night-time lows of around 17 °C or 62.6 F. The nightly lows may vary between 10 °C or 50 F and 20 °C or 68 F. Chilly northern winds during the day make the city seem cooler than it really is. Generally clear skies, with some smog – especially in the early morning are the norm. The days are dry, the nights relatively humid. January is also associated with the duous trees in the city shedding their leaves. January has a warm dry climate, except for rainy seasons. Best time to visit Ahmedabad is Winters (November to February) offer a mild windy cool climate. It is very t and good for all tourist activities. October to March months are cool with pleasant atmosphere and perfect for outings and participation in celebrations. January temperature varies from 12°C or 53.6 climate. January temperature varies from 5°C or 41 F to 22°C or 71.6 F. January temperature varies from 2°C or 35.6 F to 10°C or 50 F. January temperature varies from 2°C or 35.6 F to 12°C or 53.6 F. es from -2°C or 28.4 F to 31°C or 87.8 F. January is the average coolest month. The subzero temperature levels are common during nights. 23 December, the day highs hover around 32.0 °C or 89.6 F. The nights in the beginning of December do not fall below 18 °C or 64.4 F. By late December the day temperature ranges between 28– late December but average around 18.2 °C daily average temperature ranges between 14°C or 57.2 F to 35°C or 95 F. During summers um lies in the band 33°C or 91.4 F to 35°C or 95 F. Minimum during this season are around 24°C or 75.2 F to 26°C or 78.8 F. Monsoons offer medium rainfall with an atmospheric temperature of 23°C or 73.4 F to 30°C or 86 F. nths November to February and has a very pleasant climate during January is the coolest month of the year for Mumbai with mean daily minimum being 16.4 °C 61.5 F and mean daily maximum being 30.6 °C or 87.1 F. The weather is generally mild and pleasant time lows of around 17 °C or 62.6 F. The nightly hilly northern winds during the day make the especially in the early morning are the norm. The days are dry, the nights relatively humid. January is also associated with the January has a warm dry climate, except for rainy seasons. Best time to visit Ahmedabad is Winters (November to February) offer a mild windy cool climate. It is very t and good for all tourist activities. October to March months are cool with pleasant atmosphere January temperature varies from 12°C or 53.6 January temperature varies from 5°C or 41 F to 22°C or 71.6 F. 2°C or 28.4 F to 31°C or 87.8 F. January is the average coolest
  24. 24. List of hotels and contact info for Gandhi Legacy Tour December 29, 201 Ramee Guestline Juhu Mumbai from Dec 29 462, A B Nair Road, Juhu, Mumbai Tel : +91-22-66935555, 65705555 Fax : +91-22-26202821, 26703344 http://www.rameehotels.com/guestline Hotel Raysons Regency Kolhapur New Shahupuri, Near S.T. Stand, Kolhapur Tel : +91-231-6681333, 2655633 Fax : +91-231-6682333 http://raysonsregency.com/about Hyatt Regency Pune from January 1 Weikfield IT Park, Nagar Road Pune, India, 411014 Tel: +91 20 6645 1234 Fax: +91 20 6645 1235 Email: pune.regency@hyatt.com http://pune.regency.hyatt.com/en/hotel/home.html Park Plaza, Ahmedabad from January 3 FP 581, Purshottam Mavlankar Marg, Opposite Gujarat College Ellisbridge Ahmedabad, Gujarat 380006, India +91 79 4050 5050 www.parkplaza.com/ahmedabad Mansingh Hotel, Ajmer Jan 6-8, 201 Vaishali Nagar, Ajmer - 305001 (INDIA) Tel. (91-145)2425702, 2425855, +91 Fax:(91-145) 2425858 E-mail: sales.ajmer@mansinghhotels.com List of hotels and contact info for Gandhi Legacy Tour December 29, 2014 – Jan 12, 201 ai from Dec 29-30, 2014 (1 night) 462, A B Nair Road, Juhu, Mumbai - 66935555, 65705555 26202821, 26703344 http://www.rameehotels.com/guestline gency Kolhapur from Dec 31, 2014 – January 1, 2015 ((2 days) New Shahupuri, Near S.T. Stand, Kolhapur 6681333, 2655633 http://raysonsregency.com/about-kolhapur.html from January 1-2, 2015 (1 night) pune.regency@hyatt.com http://pune.regency.hyatt.com/en/hotel/home.html Ahmedabad from January 3-6, 2015 (3 nights) FP 581, Purshottam Mavlankar Marg, Opposite Gujarat College www.parkplaza.com/ahmedabad-gujarat-hotel-in-380006/indahmb 8, 2015 (2 nights) 305001 (INDIA) 145)2425702, 2425855, +91-145-2425956 sales.ajmer@mansinghhotels.com 24 Jan 12, 2015:
  25. 25. http://www.mansinghhotels.com/ajmer.aspx The Suryaa Hotel, New Delhi from Jan 8 Mr. Greesh Bindra Vice President & General Manager New Friends Colony New Delhi 110025 T: +91 (0) 11 2683 5070 F: +91 (0) 11 2683 5071 Email: res.mgr@thesuryaa.com Web: http://www.thesuryaa.com/photogallery.asp Hotel Madhuban Dehradun from Jan 10 97, Rajpur Road, Dehradun - 248001, Uttarakhand, Tel : +91-135-749990-94 Fax : +91-135-744094 http://www.madhubanhotels.com/madhuban_website/about_hotel.html mansinghhotels.com/ajmer.aspx from Jan 8-9, 2015 (2 nights) Vice President & General Manager T: +91 (0) 11 2683 5070 F: +91 (0) 11 2683 5071 http://www.thesuryaa.com/photogallery.asp Hotel Madhuban Dehradun from Jan 10 -12, 2015 (2 nights) 248001, Uttarakhand, India http://www.madhubanhotels.com/madhuban_website/about_hotel.html 25
  26. 26. Gandhi Legacy Tour Included Meals 1. December 29th – Buffet Dinner at the Ramee Guestline Juhu Mumbai. 2. December 30th – Breakfast at the Ramee Guestline Juhu Mumbai. Lunch at WIT and dinner at the Sayaji Hotel in Pune. 3. December 31st – Buffet Breakfast at the Rayson Regency Kolhapur. Lunch via Rayson R Kolhapur. Buffet Dinner at the Rayson Regency Kolhapur. 4. January 01st – Buffet Breakfast at the Rayson Regency Kolhapur. Lunch at the hotel. Buffet Dinner at local restaurant in Pune. 5. January 02nd – Buffet Breakfast at the Ramee Guestline Juhu Mum Marketplace/share. Dinner at the Hotel West End/Ritz Mumbai. 6. January 03rd – Buffet Breakfast at the Park Plaza. Lunch at the Sabarmati Ashram Sadhana. Dinner at the local restaurant in Ahmedabad. 7. January 04th –Breakfast at Park P local restaurant. 8. January 05th - Buffet Breakfast at the Park Plaza. Lunch at the SEWA. Dinner at the Vishala (Gujarati restaurant). 9. January 06th - Buffet Breakfast at the Park Plaza. Buffet Lunch (Swarna Raj Express to Ajmer). 10. January 07th – Buffet Breakfast at the Mansingh Hotel, Ajmer. Lunch at the Barefoot College. Buffet Dinner at the Mansingh Hotel, Ajmer. 11. January 08th – Buffet Breakfast at the Mansingh Delhi. Buffet dinner at the Suryaa Hotel, New Delhi. 12. January 09th – Buffet Breakfast at the Suryaa Hotel. Lunch at the local restaurant. Dinner at the Chor Bizzare restaurant. 13. January 10th – Buffet Breakfast at the Suryaa Hotel, New Delhi. Pakced lunch (en route to Dehradun by Bus). Buffet Dinner at the Madhuban Hotel, Dehradun. 14. January 11th – Buffet Breakfast at the Madhuban Hotel, Dehradun. Lunch at the Navdanya Farm, Dehradun, India at the foothills of the Himalayas. Buffet Dinner at the Madhuban Hotel, Dehradun. 15. January 12th – Buffet Breakfast at the Madhuban Dehradun. Lunch at the Country Inn & Suites Sahibabad, Buffet Dinner at the Suryaa Hotel, New Dehli. Gandhi Legacy Tour Included Meals Buffet Dinner at the Ramee Guestline Juhu Mumbai. Breakfast at the Ramee Guestline Juhu Mumbai. Lunch at WIT and dinner at the Buffet Breakfast at the Rayson Regency Kolhapur. Lunch via Rayson R Kolhapur. Buffet Dinner at the Rayson Regency Kolhapur. Buffet Breakfast at the Rayson Regency Kolhapur. Lunch at the hotel. Buffet Dinner at local restaurant in Pune. Buffet Breakfast at the Ramee Guestline Juhu Mumbai. Lunch at the Marketplace/share. Dinner at the Hotel West End/Ritz Mumbai. Buffet Breakfast at the Park Plaza. Lunch at the Sabarmati Ashram Sadhana. Dinner at the local restaurant in Ahmedabad. Breakfast at Park Plaza Ahmedabad. Lunch at Kochrab Ashram and dinner at the Buffet Breakfast at the Park Plaza. Lunch at the SEWA. Dinner at the Vishala Buffet Breakfast at the Park Plaza. Buffet Lunch at the Park Plazainner on the train (Swarna Raj Express to Ajmer). Buffet Breakfast at the Mansingh Hotel, Ajmer. Lunch at the Barefoot College. Buffet Dinner at the Mansingh Hotel, Ajmer. Buffet Breakfast at the Mansingh, Ajmer. Packed lunch for the journey to New Delhi. Buffet dinner at the Suryaa Hotel, New Delhi. Buffet Breakfast at the Suryaa Hotel. Lunch at the local restaurant. Dinner at the Buffet Breakfast at the Suryaa Hotel, New Delhi. Pakced lunch (en route to Dehradun by Bus). Buffet Dinner at the Madhuban Hotel, Dehradun. Buffet Breakfast at the Madhuban Hotel, Dehradun. Lunch at the Navdanya Farm, the foothills of the Himalayas. Buffet Dinner at the Madhuban Hotel, Buffet Breakfast at the Madhuban Dehradun. Lunch at the Country Inn & Suites Sahibabad, Buffet Dinner at the Suryaa Hotel, New Dehli. END OF TOUR 26 Breakfast at the Ramee Guestline Juhu Mumbai. Lunch at WIT and dinner at the Buffet Breakfast at the Rayson Regency Kolhapur. Lunch via Rayson Regency, Buffet Breakfast at the Rayson Regency Kolhapur. Lunch at the hotel. Buffet bai. Lunch at the Buffet Breakfast at the Park Plaza. Lunch at the Sabarmati Ashram-Manav laza Ahmedabad. Lunch at Kochrab Ashram and dinner at the Buffet Breakfast at the Park Plaza. Lunch at the SEWA. Dinner at the Vishala at the Park Plazainner on the train Buffet Breakfast at the Mansingh Hotel, Ajmer. Lunch at the Barefoot College. , Ajmer. Packed lunch for the journey to New Buffet Breakfast at the Suryaa Hotel. Lunch at the local restaurant. Dinner at the Buffet Breakfast at the Suryaa Hotel, New Delhi. Pakced lunch (en route to Buffet Breakfast at the Madhuban Hotel, Dehradun. Lunch at the Navdanya Farm, the foothills of the Himalayas. Buffet Dinner at the Madhuban Hotel, Buffet Breakfast at the Madhuban Dehradun. Lunch at the Country Inn & Suites
  27. 27. NOTE: As the check in time at the international airport in India is at least 3 hours before, the international tickets should be booked for January 13, 201 OPTIONAL OVERNIGHT TRIP TO AGRA 1. January 13th – Dinner at Suryaa Hotel. Overnigh 2. January 14th – Buffet Breakfast at the Suryaa Hotel, New Delhi. Lunch at local restaurant in Agra. NO DINNER Optional Agra Trip Includes (JAN 13 to 14, 2015 · Hotel accommodation on Twin sharing basis at the Suryaa Hotel, Delhi o · Land transportation from Delhi to Agra and back · Services of Accompanying Tour Escort · Entrance Fees at the Taj Mahal & Agra Fort in Agra. · Lunch at the local restaurant in Agra. · 02 Bottle of Mineral Water Per Person, · All currently prevailing taxes on the hotels, transport and Govt. service tax 3.09%. NOTE: International tickets should be booked for January 14, 201 NOTE: Regarding train tickets, we need the complete names with passport numbers, gender and ages 120 before tour starts so that we can purchase and issue train tickets in a group . 1. TRAIN BOOKINGS OPEN 120 DAYS IN ADVANCE 2. Train Fares for 2nd AC Sleeper 3. 02 Bottle of Mineral Water Per Person, Per Day during the tour. 4. All currently prevailing taxes on the hotels, transport and Govt. service tax 3.09%. 5. All the airport pick-ups in Mumbai and airport drops in New Delhi are included in the package We recommend arriving one day before the tour begins. Supplement prices for early and late departures for Mumbai and New Delhi hotels will be arranged by request. As the check in time at the international airport in India is at least 3 hours before, the international tickets should be booked for January 13, 2015 Early Morning flights. OPTIONAL OVERNIGHT TRIP TO AGRA Dinner at Suryaa Hotel. Overnight stay in New Dehli. Buffet Breakfast at the Suryaa Hotel, New Delhi. Lunch at local restaurant in Agra. rip Includes (JAN 13 to 14, 2015) : · Hotel accommodation on Twin sharing basis at the Suryaa Hotel, Delhi on room + breakfast basis. · Land transportation from Delhi to Agra and back · Services of Accompanying Tour Escort · Entrance Fees at the Taj Mahal & Agra Fort in Agra. · Lunch at the local restaurant in Agra. · 02 Bottle of Mineral Water Per Person, Per Day during the tour. · All currently prevailing taxes on the hotels, transport and Govt. service tax 3.09%. International tickets should be booked for January 14, 2015 Early Morning flight Regarding train tickets, we need the complete names with passport numbers, gender and ages 120 before tour starts so that we can purchase and issue train tickets in a group . TRAIN BOOKINGS OPEN 120 DAYS IN ADVANCE Train Fares for 2nd AC Sleeper Class 02 Bottle of Mineral Water Per Person, Per Day during the tour. All currently prevailing taxes on the hotels, transport and Govt. service tax 3.09%. ups in Mumbai and airport drops in New Delhi are included in the package commend arriving one day before the tour begins. Supplement prices for early and late departures for Mumbai and New Delhi hotels will be arranged by request. 27 As the check in time at the international airport in India is at least 3 hours before, the Buffet Breakfast at the Suryaa Hotel, New Delhi. Lunch at local restaurant in Agra. n room + breakfast basis. Early Morning flight Regarding train tickets, we need the complete names with passport numbers, gender and ages 120 before tour starts so that we can purchase and issue train tickets in a group . All currently prevailing taxes on the hotels, transport and Govt. service tax 3.09%. ups in Mumbai and airport drops in New Delhi are included in the package commend arriving one day before the tour begins. Supplement prices for early and late departures for Mumbai and New Delhi hotels will be arranged by request.
  28. 28. Our prices include the following for Gandhian Legacy Tour: Arun and Tushar Gandhi leading, Hotel accommodation: Double/Twin sharing basis on room + breakfast. All transfers, sightseeing tours, land transportation & vehicle per itinerary. Meeting assistance services at the Mumbai airport + Ahmedabad & Ajmer railway stations Services of accompanying Tour Guide (Alok Tiwari). Entrance fees at the monuments & museums as per itinerary. Breakfast, lunch and dinner as specified in the tour it Porterage at the railway stations during the tour. Train fares for 2nd AC Sleeper Class for Mumbai/ Ahmedabad + Ahmedabad/ Ajmer sectors only. 02 bottles of mineral water per person, per day during the tour. All currently prevailing taxes on the Our prices DO NOT include the following: Any meetings, lectures, dialogues, honorarium outside tour itinerary. Any room category or meals apart from the ones mentioned in t Any early check-in/late check-out will be subject to the room availability of the day, at any of the hotel. Any personal expenses like telephone call, laundry, shopping, table drinks, fee for cameras/video camera at Any additional expenses caused by or liability for disturbance in the trip due to circumstances beyond our control such as airline & railway delays, roadblocks, vehicle malfunctions (mechanical breakdown) and other conditions like sickness, natural d Liability insurance against injury, loss of life, accidents, damage or loss of goods. Any tips to drivers, airport, hotel staff or local guides. Our prices include the following for Gandhian Legacy Tour: Arun and Tushar Gandhi leading, sharing history, stories and lectures on Gandhi family history. Hotel accommodation: Double/Twin sharing basis on room + breakfast. All transfers, sightseeing tours, land transportation & vehicle per itinerary. Meeting assistance services at the Mumbai airport + Ahmedabad & Ajmer railway stations Services of accompanying Tour Guide (Alok Tiwari). Entrance fees at the monuments & museums as per itinerary. Breakfast, lunch and dinner as specified in the tour itinerary Porterage at the railway stations during the tour. Train fares for 2nd AC Sleeper Class for Mumbai/ Ahmedabad + Ahmedabad/ Ajmer sectors only. 02 bottles of mineral water per person, per day during the tour. All currently prevailing taxes on the hotels, transport and Govt. service tax 3.09%. Our prices DO NOT include the following: Any meetings, lectures, dialogues, honorarium outside tour itinerary. Airfare and Travel Insurance Any room category or meals apart from the ones mentioned in tour itinerary. out will be subject to the room availability of the day, at any of the hotel. Any personal expenses like telephone call, laundry, shopping, table drinks, fee for cameras/video camera at monuments and museums. Any additional expenses caused by or liability for disturbance in the trip due to circumstances beyond our control such as airline & railway delays, roadblocks, vehicle malfunctions (mechanical breakdown) and other conditions like sickness, natural disasters, wars etc. Liability insurance against injury, loss of life, accidents, damage or loss of goods. Any tips to drivers, airport, hotel staff or local guides. 28 sharing history, stories and lectures on Gandhi family history. Hotel accommodation: Double/Twin sharing basis on room + breakfast. All transfers, sightseeing tours, land transportation & vehicle per itinerary. Meeting assistance services at the Mumbai airport + Ahmedabad & Ajmer railway stations Train fares for 2nd AC Sleeper Class for Mumbai/ Ahmedabad + Ahmedabad/ Ajmer sectors only. hotels, transport and Govt. service tax 3.09%. our itinerary. out will be subject to the room availability of the day, at any of the hotel. Any personal expenses like telephone call, laundry, shopping, table drinks, fee for cameras/video camera at Any additional expenses caused by or liability for disturbance in the trip due to circumstances beyond our control such as airline & railway delays, roadblocks, vehicle malfunctions (mechanical breakdown) and other Liability insurance against injury, loss of life, accidents, damage or loss of goods.

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