"A complaint Is a Gift is itself a gift !. This is a jewel of a working motto about the most important issue in the development of any person or organization - how to respond to feedback from valuable customers, especially when it isn't flattering or positive and in turn it gives us a reason to improve and do better than our competitors.

India Tour for Single Traveler
Adventure Tour to India
Incentive Tour to India
Fairs & Festival Tour in India
India Group Tour
Eco Tour in India
India Wildlife Tour
Medical Value Travel India
Special Interest Tour to India
Spiritual & Yoga Tour India
Tourist Cities of India
Tourist Hotels in India
Tourist Car Rental India
Home About us Sitemap Contact us
Spiritual & Yoga Tour India

SUGGESTED PROGRAM FOR SPIRITUAL & RELIGIOUS TOURS:

CHRISTIANITY TOUR

Duration : 13 nights / 14 days

Cities
covered : Mumbai - Pune - Goa - Cochin - Kumarakom - Madurai - Chennai - Calcutta - Delhi

Highlights
: India has a positive Kaleidoscope of religions. There is probably more diversity of religions and sects in India than anywhere else in the earth. That is why we can still boost of  some of the best known Christian pilgrimage sites amidst the South Asian countries where Christian missionaries settled and did some of their best services for the natives and also for the generations of Indians to remember on their contribution to India’s rich historical heritage.
Contact us

[Best suitable for minimum 6 travelers]

Day 1 - MUMBAI
Meeting and assistance on arrival and transfer to hotel.

Afternoon visit the church of lady of the Mount in Bandar and also St. Mary’s Basilica, situated on a hill, 16 Kms from Mumbai. This shrine has 400 years old history, a little chapel having been built in 1566. The present beautiful structure was built in 1904. The Basilica is frequented by large number of pilgrims throughout the year.
Overnight at hotel.

Day 2 - MUMBAI
Morning excursion to Elephanta caves by Motor Launch, 10 kms across the harbour from Mumbai - the island is famous for 1200 years old caves, dedicated to Lord Shiva - the famous Trimurthi sculpture signifying the trinity of the creator, preserver and destroyer.

Afternoon sightseeing tour visiting Gateway of India, Prince of Wales Museum (closed to Mondays), Fish Aquarium, Jain Temple, Hanging gardens on the slopes of Malabar hills offering nice view of Marine lines and Chowpatty beach, Kamla Nehru park, Mani Bhawan (where Mahatma Gandhi used to stay), then Dhobi Ghat. Also drive past Afghan church, flora fountain (Mumbai nerve centre), Colourful Crawford Market and Marine drive. Overnight at hotel.

Day 3 – MUMBAI / PUNE / MUMBAI
Early morning transfer to Railway station to board train for Pune.
Depart Mumbai
Arrive Pune

Meeting and assistance on arrival and proceed to visit the Papal Seminary - established for the Indian diocessan clergy. Visit the St. Mary’s Church. Visit Indian Institute of Social Order where Gandhian ideals of social
justice and the spirit of tolerance are interpreted.
Lunch at hotel. In time transfer to Railway station to board train for Mumbai.

Depart Pune
Arrive Mumbai
Meeting and assistance on arrival and transfer to hotel for overnight stay.

Day 4 – MUMBAI / GOA
In time transfer to airport to board flight for Goa.

Depart Mumbai
Arrive Goa
Meeting and assistance on arrival and transfer to hotel.
Rest of the day at leisure for independent activities. Overnight at hotel.

Day 5 - GOA
Morning visit to Old Goa driving by the Seashore. Here the ensemble of monasteries covents and chapels will take you back to the days when the Apostle of the Indies, St. Francis Xavier, preached the Gospel of Christ. Visit the Basilica of Bom Jesus where mortal remains of the Saint lie preserved in a silver ornate caset.

Also visit St. Cathedral - the biggest church in the East. Visit the church of St. Cajetan modeled on the original design of St. Peter’s in Rome.

Afternoon drive through Panjim visiting the Church of our Lady of Immaculate Conception, the Beach and the Bay. Overnight at hotel.

Day 6 – GOA / COCHIN
Morning transfer to airport to board for Cochin.

Depart Goa
Arrive Cochin
Meeting and assistance on arrival and transfer to hotel.

Afternoon visit St. Francis Church where Vasco-da-Gama was originally buried. 14 years later his mortal remains were taken to Portugal. This Protestant church was built originally by Portuguese in 1510 AD and is believed to be the first church built by Europeans in India. Visit Santa Cruz Cathedral - Roman Catholic Church situated close to St. Francis Church built by the Portuguese in 16th century.
Overnight at hotel.

Day 7 – KUMARAKOM / MADURAI
Depart for Madurai by surface.
Arrive and check-in at hotel.
Rest of the day at leisure for independent activities. Overnight at hotel.

Day 8 - MADURAI
Full day excursion to Velanianni, a centre of Pilgrimage for Catholics. Our Lady of Velananni built by Portuguese is an enormous white Church towering over an ordered
and clean complex of Church-run schools, dispensaries and home for destitutes. Inspite of the thousands of people who visit every day, there is a strange serenity about Velananni. Return to Madurai. Overnight at hotel.

Day 9 – MADURAI / CHENNAI
Visit Meenakshi temple and Trimula Naya Palace - a gracious building in the Indo Sarcenic style famous for stuccok work on its domes and arches.
Afternoon transfer to airport to board flight for Chennai.

Depart Madurai
Arrive Chennai.
Transfer to hotel.
Overnight at hotel.

Day 10 - CHENNAI
Morning visit St. Mary’s Church in Fort St. George constructed in 1680. The oldest Anglican Church in India and the East. St. Thomas Cathedral built in Neo-Gothic style in 1896. The apostle St. Thomas is said to have buried at this site . Also visit Little mount Church, St. George Cathedral- an Anglican Church built at the end of 18th century.
Afternoon at leisure for independent activities. Overnight at hotel.

Day 11 – CHENNAI / CALCUTTA
Morning transfer to airport to board flight for Calcutta.

Depart Chennai
Arrive Calcutta
Meeting and assistance on arrival and transfer to hotel.
Afternoon visit St. Paul’s Cathedral consecrated in 1847. It is a tall white Gothic building. visit St. John’s Church built in 1784. The grave yard here has a number of interesting monuments including the Octagonal mausoleum of Job Charnoc founder of Calcutta who died in 1692. Visit Victoria Memorial which is most imposing reminder of the British presence in Calcutta. Overnight at hotel.

Day 12 – CALCUTTA DELHI
Full day excursion to Bandel and visit the Church of our lady consecrated in 1599. Return to Calcutta. In time transfer to airport to board flight for Delhi.

Depart Calcutta
Arrive Delhi
Meeting and assistance on arrival and transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 13 – DEPART DELHI
Morning visit the Cathedral of Sacred Heart and Cathedral Church of the redemption. Also visit St. Thomas church.

Afternoon combined city tour of Old and New Delhi. In New Delhi visit Qutub Minar, Humayun’s Tomb, drive past India Gate, President’s House and Parliament House. In Old Delhi visit Red Fort, Jama Masjid and Raj Ghat - the final resting place of Mahatama Gandhi. Transfer to International airport.

Our India Tourism Promotion Network Website