Journey of Gratitude
An Indian Pilgrimage with Paula Foxx
February - March 2018
Join us on this unforgettable journey through Northern India visiting the Holy City of Varanasi, ancient temples of Khajuraho, the magnificent Taj Mahal in Agra and the foothills of the Himalayas in Rishikesh. You will experience the rich layers of India's culture, people and traditions in a way that is not available to the average tourist.
Experience this journey with an intimate group of fellow travelers and the loving support of our local hosts Uschi and Rakesh. Their expertise, knowledge and care allows us to open up to the magic and mystery of all that is India and completely immerse in this experience.
We hope you'll join us as we share what we love, an India which is gorgeous and gritty, spiritual and sublime, and an incredible opportunity to look within.
We are currently confirming our final travel dates in 2018. Stay tuned.
To register now, click the "Register" button at the top of this page. Simply complete an email with the following details:
1. Your full name as it appears on your passport
2. Date of Birth
3. Home address and phone number
Arrangements will then be made to collect your deposit and the above information will be used to begin booking internal flights in India.
The trip cost is $2,700 which includes the primary registration payment of $400.
Airfare is additional and varies according to your own personal preference for airline and class of travel. For budgeting purposes we estimate from $900 to $1200 for economy. We will discuss closer to dates of travel and assistance is given regarding best pricing and for those wanting to travel together.
We ask you to pay the primary deposit now for us to hold your space.
Registration for the journey requires this non refundable deposit of $400.
The non-refundable deposit is a retainer in the event of a trip cancellation. This will cover cancellation fees for domestic flights in India and train travel. These are booked upon registration.
Trip payments can be made via check, credit card, or pay pal.
Trip payments can be broken down to suit your budget. Please discuss at time of booking.
Trip Cost Includes:
*Your private room at all of our specially selected lodgings
*In-Country air travel -3 flights: Delhi-Varanasi, Varanasi-Khajuraho and Dehradun (Rishikesh)-Delhi
*Train Travel-2 Daytime Trains: Khajuraho-Agra and Agra-Haridwar (Rishikesh)
*All Boat, Bicycle Rickshaw, Auto Rickshaw & Car Trips
*All daily meals & daily bottled water (except food & beverages in airports & snacks you'll purchase for yourself along the way)
*All trip preparation, information and guidance
*Help booking your flight & advice and help with your Indian Visa process
*International Flights USA-India
*Baggage fees at airport(s) in the event of excess weight
*Tips to porters, drivers, etc. (Our hosts will help manage this to simplify)
*Cost of Visa Processing (varies according to length of stay - e-Tourist Visa [ETV] approx $60USD)
Please friend Paula and Uschi on Facebook, where you can see photos from the recent
trips that Paula and Uschi have co-hosted and the various other journeys that Uschi has led.
You will also get a sense of what you'll experience while traveling together.
You can also view Uschi's website for her work in India: www.luckyuschi.com
We look forward to getting to know you over the coming months and are available for your questions any time! Click on the button below to contact us.