Kumbh Mela Tour
Join our Kumbh Mela tour! The tour travels through North India visiting important Hindu pilgrimage sites. We attend the auspicious Kumbh Mela in Allahabad.
The Kumbh Mela is sacred Hindu pilgrimage that takes place on a rotation basis at four locations in India: Prayag (near Allahabad, at the confluence of three rivers-Ganges, Yamuna and Saraswati), Nasik, Haridwar and Ujjain.
The pilgrimage occurs every three years, once at each of the four locations. Each twelve-year cycle includes the Maha (great) Kumbha Mela at Prayag. The Maha Kumbh Mela is attended by millions of people, making it the largest pilgrimage gathering around the world.
Our Kumbh Mela tour visits important Hindu pilgrimage sites before arriving in Allahabad.
In Allahabad, we stay at the deluxe Thar Camp for an up-close location and true immersion. The camp has ac, comfortable beds and attached western bathrooms with hot water showers.
This travel experience is comfortable and easy. We stay in five star hotels in Varanasi and Lucknow. The accommodation in Haridwar is a beautiful haveli, right next to the banks of the Ganges River.
The trip is planned to be at the Mela for Magh Purnima (full moon day).
A pilgrimage is a journey or search of moral or spiritual significance. Typically, it is a journey to a shrine or other location of importance to a person’s beliefs and faith.
The Kumbh Mela is the most significant pilgrimage for Hindu followers. People from all faiths and belief doctrines journey to the Kumbh Mela from all over he world. The Kumbh Mela has universal meaning for all who attend.
- Attend the Ardh Kumbha Mela, a once in 6 years event
- Visit sacred Hindu pilgrimage sites
- Participate in traditional rituals
- Enjoy optional meditation
Pilgrim blowing a conch at the 2000 Mela in Allahabad