If you are one of those who want to spend some religious holidays then Holiday Host is an ideal gateway for you. From ancient temples to medieval temples to Modern Temples, we take you to all the famous pilgrimage destinations of India.
To have a better knowledge of Indian Religions, to stay at the famous ashrams in India and to experience the spirituality on pilgrimage yatras, them Holiday Host are the best option available. Holiday Host tour packages include a trip to see famous South Indian Temple architecture in Rameshrawam and Meenakshi Temple in South India and the Chardham Yatras on the holy Himalayas of North India and lot more.
Most of the famous pilgrim destinations of the country are located in North India. Situated in the lap of Himalayas, destinations like Badrinath, Kedarnath etc will surely transfer you to another world.
The rich and diverse Indian culture has been shaped by its long history, diverse religious practices, customs and traditions. Here are some inspirations for cultural & spiritual holidays in India. These are suggested tours and can be 100% customised.
The tour covers the main highlights of Delhi, the Capital of India along with a visit to Rishikesh, considered the Mecca of Yoga after exploring the sites, monuments, cultures and custom of real India. Some of the hotels and palaces are a destination by itself while others are fine examples of arts and architecture. You will acquaint yourself with local customs and cultures while exploring the country side and then head to Agra to admire the unmatched beauty of the Taj Mahal carved out of white marble. The tour will end while relaxing and recharging your soul and body at one of the Yoga and Spa centres if North India at Rishikesh.
The Amarnath Yatra is organised every year by the J &K Govt. during the month of sharavan ( July and August); the dates however, vary every year looking at the weather conditions and according to Purnima (Raksha Bandhan) in the month of Sharavan (Vikrama Samwat).
Yatra to Baba Amarnath Holy Cave for which one has to trek a height of about 14,500 ft is full of thrill and joy .The feeling of divine which is always beneath ones' heart , burst out and one realises 'Moksha' as one attends the Cave and perform the prayer before the Shivlinga . Surrounded by beautiful valleys, mountains , one will always feel His presence on the paradise of the earth, the memory of which hardly vanishes with time A journey which will rediscover the nature and its love which is always inside but one has never felt.
The Char Dham in Northern India is the supreme place for the pilgrims to achieve Moksha.Devotees from all over globe visit these holy and sacred shrines-Gangotri, Yamunotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath which are known as Char Dham. Every year millions of devotees and visitors walk down to te esoteric valleys of Char Dham Yatra. The pious Dham is enclosed by lush green surroundings & Himalayas. Char Dham tours is all about the four holy rivers namely Yamuna (Yamunotri), Ganga (Gangotri), Mandakini (Kedarnath) and Alaknanda (Badrinath). Religious embark on the picturesque path of Himalayan range consecrated as Char Dham Yatra destined to the doorways of Gods.
It gives us divine pleasure in facilitating the pilgrimage of the all-faithful "Shiv-Bhakts" to the Mother of all "Tirtha Sthaan" - Kailash Manas Sarovar. Mount Kailash is one of the world's most sacred spots. To experience its spiritual energy you must go there but with the right intention in mind. The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra, is a pilgrimage and the intent should be to visit it for peace, both within each person and then the world. Tibetans leave an article of clothing or a drop of blood, hair or a stone to symbolize leaving their prejudices behind them. One should leave their ego, anxiety and meanness here.