Be a part of the iconic and one of the holiest fairs held in India, Kumbh Mela which is one of the most pious events which took place in this history of Indian mythology. Through our comprehensive Kumbh Mela Allahabad tour package of 4 days and 3 nights, you will be able to experience spirituality like never before. Be sure not to miss out on this experience of a lifetime which takes place every 6 years.
- Holy ganga aarti experience
- Kumbh mela full day visit and darshan
- Triveni sangam holy dip
- Full day sightseeing of Allahabad
- Temple visit in Allahabad
Tour Itinerary - Kumbh Mela Allahabad Tour Package
Day 1 :Arrival in Allahabad
Upon your arrival in Allahabad, our tour representative will allot you to your booked hotel or stay option here which can either be a hotel or a camp. You will be given the remainder of the day off however you will be made to experience the evening aarti which takes place by the banks of the holy river Ganga. You will then be proceeded back to your accommodation for an overnight stay.
Day 2 :Kumbh Mela Sightseeing
You will be waking up in the morning to the calming sounds of rhythmic Chantings and hymns. You will also be indulging in some soothing exercises like yoga and deep breathing. You will then be served with a fulfilling breakfast before heading out to experience the vigor of Kumbh.
You will be taking a walk all along the majestic Kumbh which is famed for being the world’s largest tented city. Walking along these sites will make you realize the true nature of spirituality and devotion. You will also be witnessing a hoard of Naga Babas who are Sanyasis and are regarded as holiest of the men. After a brief walking tour you will be assisted back to your camps for some lunch and the remainder of the day is free for performing your leisurely activities. Evening time is free for you to indulge in some interactive discourses which will be followed by w wholesome and delicious dinner.
Day 3 :Kumbh Mela Experience
Early in the morning before having your breakfast you will be taken on a boat ride to the holy confluence of Triveni Sangam. After a dip in the holy confluence of Ganga, Yamun and Saraswati, you will be taken back to the campsite for breakfast. After completing your breakfast, by afternoon you will be taken to explore the places in and around the camping site. You also have the option of going on a half day sightseeing tour of Allahabad which will include visiting places like Saraswati ghat and Alopi temple. You may also choose to spend your day interacting with spiritual leaders and saints. Finally, you will be made to head back to your accommodation where you will be spending the night.
Day 4 :Kumbh Mela Departure
After the completion of your breakfast, you will be bidding farewell to one of the most iconic fairs that takes place in the world. You will be dropped at your departure point of either a railway station or an airport.
- Guided sightseeing tour
- Pick up and drop off service
- Meals as per itinerary
- Accommodation as per itinerary
- Driver allowance, parking charges, fuel price
- Any expense of personal nature
- Extra charges in case of an emergency
- Shopping, laundry, tipping, portage
- Monument entrance fees, camera charges
- Anything not in the inclusions section
Frequently Asked Questions
Q.Why is the holy Kumbh mela celebrated?
A. Kumbh mela is celebrated to mark the time when the holy samudra manthan had taken place.
Q.Who started the kumbh mela?
A. Harshvardhana began the association of Kumbh mela at Allahabad around 644 BC.
Q.Why does the Kumbh take place every 12 years?
A. The fight for the kumbh or the sacred pitcher of amrit between the gods and demons continued for 12 days which is considered to be as long as 12 human years.
Q.Which is the largest gathering of people on earth?
A. Kumbh mela is considered to be the world’s largest human gathering with over 220 million attendees.
Q.What is the purpose of Kumbh mela?
A. During kumbh mela, devotees gather at the banks of ganga river to take a holy dip in it.