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This extensive, fascinating journey for two includes: flights and transfers in India,sightseeing tours, specialist experiences and much more - read on for more enlightenment...
Bid now for this truly enlightening Indian adventure!
Closing date for this auction:
1200 hours (UK Time)
01 August 2012
LOT DEFINITION: - This Lot is a 9-night Footsteps of Buddhism tour of IndiaINCLUDED: - 9 nights accommodation on twin sharing basis at the hotels mentioned above;- Meal plan as stated above; [BB-Room and Breakfast; HB – Breakfast and Dinner]; - Sightseeing tour of Varanasi visiting Sarnath, and local bazar followed by evening Aarti ceremony;- Early morning boat cruise on the Ganges;- Full day sightseeing tour of Bodhgaya;- Half day sightseeing tour of Patna;- Visit Vashaili enroute drive from Patna to Kushinagar;- Half day sightseeing tour of Kushinagar;- Half day sightseeing tour of Lumbini;- Visit Saheth and Maheth enroute drive Balrampur to Lucknow;- Full day sightseeing tour of Lucknow;- Services of local English speaking guide for all sightseeing tours as per the itinerary;- All transfers, sightseeing and excursions will be by an air-conditioned Toyota Innova or [similar] vehicle;- Entrance fees to the park, road taxes, parking fee, fuel charges, interstate taxes and porterage at all airports;- TWX representative for assistance on all arrival and departure transfers with meet and assist;- All currently applicable taxes, including the service tax of 2.58% applicable on total invoice amountEXCLUDED: - Expenses of personal nature like tipping, laundry, telephone / fax calls, alcoholic beverages, camera / video camera fees at monuments, medical expenses, airport departure taxes, etc.;- Meals other than those specified above;- Any insurance;- Any visa fees;- Pushkar Fair, Christmas and New Year Period for Travelling;- Any air-fare unless mentioned above;- Any other services not mentioned in the inclusion.GENERAL: - This package is valid until 30th September 2013, strictly subject to availability and blackout dates- A surcharge will be applicable for bookings made during peak periods- Surcharges can be applicable if there are any sudden changes to fuel prices or, local government taxes or currency fluctuations.- Cancellation charges will be payable if a reservation is confirmed and later cancelled.- We strongly recommend that all our customers take out comprehensive insurance prior to embarking on any travel.
ITINERARY: - DAY 01: ARRIVE - DELHI- DAY 02: DELHI - VARANASI- DAY 03: VARANASI – BODHGAYA- DAY 04: BODHGAYA – RAJGIR – NALANDA – PATNA - DAY 05: PATNA - KUSHINAGAR - DAY 06: KUSHINAGAR – LUMBINI- DAY 07: LUMBINI – BALRAMPUR- DAY 08: BALRAMPUR – LUCKNOW- DAY 09: LUCKNOW- DAY 10: LUCKNOW - DELHI - DEPARTURE
N.B. There is a Secret Price above which all bids for this Lot will be accepted.