Divine Mayapur: Temples & Teachings Day Trip From Kolkata
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Product Code : AGORA487
Divine Mayapur, located near Kolkata, is a spiritual and cultural haven, known for its temples and teachings. This day trip offers a unique opportunity to explore the rich religious heritage of Mayapur, with its majestic temples and profound teachings. Visitors can immerse themselves in the serene atmosphere, witness the devotional practices of the locals, and learn about the history and philosophy of the Hare Krishna movement. The trip promises a soulful experience, filled with spiritual insights and cultural delights
7:00 AM: Pick up from your hotel in Kolkata by a private vehicle and embark on a scenic drive towards Mayapur. The route takes you through the countryside of West Bengal, offering glimpses of rural life and landscapes along the way.
10:00 AM: Arrive in Mayapur, a spiritual destination renowned for being the headquarters of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON). Start your visit by exploring the ISKCON temple complex, which is a prominent landmark and an architectural marvel. The Sri Mayapur Chandrodaya Mandir, also known as the "Temple of the Vedic Planetarium," is a highlight of the complex, showcasing stunning Vedic cosmology exhibits and offering insights into the ancient wisdom of the Vedas.
12:00 PM: Enjoy a sumptuous lunch at a local restaurant in Mayapur, where you can savor the delectable vegetarian cuisine that is a hallmark of the region. The traditional Bengali dishes, infused with local flavors and spices, are a gastronomic delight for food enthusiasts.
1:00 PM: After lunch, continue your exploration of Mayapur by visiting other prominent temples and ashrams in the vicinity. Sri Chaitanya Math, a revered monastery dedicated to the teachings of Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, is a significant pilgrimage site for followers of Gaudiya Vaishnavism. Sri Yoga Pith, also known as the birthplace of Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, is a revered spot where you can experience deep spiritual vibes. Srila Prabhupada's Pushpa Samadhi Mandir, a memorial dedicated to the founder of ISKCON, is another must-visit attraction that offers insights into the life and teachings of Srila Prabhupada.
4:00 PM: Bid farewell to Mayapur and commence your journey back to Kolkata, enjoying the scenic drive through the countryside once again.
7:00 PM: Arrive back at your hotel in Kolkata, where your day tour to Mayapur concludes.
Private AC car/van for pick up and drop off from/to your hotel.
English speaking local guide, if option selected.
Entrance fees to monuments, if option selected.
Lunch, if option selected.
Bottled water in the car.
Camera charges at monuments.
Gratuities and optional activities.
Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.