This tour will take you smoothly from the airport/train/bus station to your hotel and make sure you get a perfect start in vibrant Delhi. Meet our local experts at the service centre and let them introduce you to the highlights of the city. In this package you will enjoy a Bollywood movie, take the backstreets of Delhi with a guide that used to live on the streets and a thrilling bike ride through the hidden parts of Delhi, not reachable by tourist buses. In all, it's the perfect introduction to Delhi.
Included: Meals: 3 x Breakfasts
Accommodation: 3 nights at 3 star hotel or similar
Entrance Fees: Bollywood Movie Show
Transport: Private car for airport/train station pickup w/road taxes and parking fees. Driver speaks basic English.
Activities: Bike tour, City walk with street kids and Bollywood movie show
There is no overall guide on the tour, but English speaking tour guides during the pre-organized day tours. Not included: · Meals other than the one mentioned in “Included in price”
· Visas, travel insurance (compulsory)
· Personal guide for the whole trip
· Items of personal nature e.g., room service, laundry, telephone etc.
All other expenses not stated as included in the above.
· Get a soft landing and become familiar with Delhi – the perfect start on your India adventure
· Experience life behind the scene when taking a street walk in the small alleys with a guide that used to live in the streets
· See Old Delhi from a different perspective – from the comfort of your bike saddle
· Experience one of the famous Bollywood movies in a local cinema with crisp popcorns and unbeatable ambience
Day 1: Arrive in Delhi
Welcome to India! Upon arrival in Delhi you will meet and will be assisted by our representative,to get transferred to your Hotel. Check in and do not forget to note the timing for the information meeting at Visit Beyond Office. The office is located very near to the place you are staying to make your travel smooth and easy. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 2: Bollywood Hindi Movie
Start your day by visiting the Visit beyond office for the information meeting and we will provide all the information you need to know including what to do and what not to, the things around as well as experts advice on travelling in India. In the afternoon, go for a bollywood movie show. Enjoy the movie with crisp popcorn and even if you don't understand a word of Hindi, we are hopeful that you will enjoy the three hours' story. We say this because human expressions work without language barriers. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 3: City walk with a guide who once lived on the streets of Delhi
Today, go for a City Walk into the streets of Delhi. You will see the great contrasts and experience an organization's big effort in bringing change for good in the life of kids who were less fortunate. The City Walk will start at 10:00 a.m., so you need to start from your hotel at around 09:40am. Please walk from your hotel to the Rail Reservation Centre (opposite the Sri Lankan Buddhist Pilgrim's Rest House) near Paharganj on Chelmsford Rd. It is not at New Delhi Railway Station but just a 5 minute-walk from the station towards Connaught Place.
The Walk takes about two hours. Participants of the City Walk experience a journey through the enchanting streets of the inner city of Paharganj and the area around New Delhi railway station, led by a child who was once living and working on the streets. This Walk takes you on a journey through the backstreets of Delhi with a child who has been fully trained as a local guide. The end point is in Main Bazaar at Paharganj, which you can follow back to the railway station. After the street City Walk come back to your hotelor enjoy the day on your own. Overnight at hotel.
Day 4: Bicycle Tour
We start from your hotel very early in the morning (around 06:15 am). We will drive you to the meeting point from where your cycle tour will start and after meeting your guide you are ready to see Delhi from a very different perspective, from the comfort of your bicycle saddle.
You will start in front of the Delite Cinema where the tour takes you to the old part of Delhi, once ruled by Shah Jahan. During the three hours you will also have time for a tea break and a special Indian breakfast in a local restaurant. By the time you are finished with the tour you will have biked around 10 kms and end the same place from where we started. From here, your driver will be ready to drive you back to the hotel. Check-out from the hotel and proceed to next destination.
IMPORTANT: - City walk is organized from Monday to Saturday. If the first day of your arrival package is on a Friday, we will give you the city walk on Saturday morning (day 2 instead of day 3). There will be no city walk on Sunday. However, we always try to mix and match your plans so that you will not miss an activity if you are coming on an odd day. Keep in touch with the Visit Beyond local office to get the latest update.
Streert walk in small alleys, Bicycle trip in Old Delhi, Hindi Movie Show, and Experience day to day reality first hand.
Child age: Up to and including 6 years of age
Child price: 1 child is free of charge if sharing bed with parents. Children aged over 6 years will be treated as adult.
Please be aware of: Only children above 150 centimetres may participate in the Bicycle Trip
Deluxe/Standard room with private bathroom - 3 star hotel or similar
AC car for pick up, Bicycle for the cycle trip, Walking
3 Breakfast for Upgraded Budget (Hotel Raj or similar) and Tourist Class (Hotel Aura or Grand Godwin) hotels. No meals for Budget Class (Guest Houses) hotel.
Throughout the year
Delhi Urban, Old Delhi, New Delhi Railway station, Spice Market, Shelter home for street kids, Traditional movie theatre
Visit our office (Visit Beyond) during working hours to get your movie tickets and other information as the first thing after your arrival.