Yoga Vacation

Yoga Vacation to Goa, India

March 9 to 17, 2018

YOGA VACATION TO GOA

MARCH 9 TO MARCH 17, 2018

The former Portuguese enclave of Goa, one of India’s gems, has been popular with tourists for many years with its magnificent palm-fringed beaches and renowned “travelers’ scene”. It has much more to offer than sun, sand and sea. Goa has a character quite distinct from the rest of India, and the people are fun-loving and relaxed.

TOUR PACKAGE INCLUDES:

  • International and domestic flight tickets
  • Accommodation on Double/Twin sharing room basis, (on standard room)
  • On arrival meeting & Assistance by our office Representative
  • Exclusive airport assistance by our professionally trained airport staff
  • Daily buffet breakfast & dinner
  • Transportation/Transfers by air-conditioned vehicle(s) as per itinerary
  • Sightseeing as per the itinerary
  • Service of English speaking Tour Manager for your day tours
  • Driver allowances, Petrol/Gas cost, Toll Tax, Parking, and Vehicle Insurance
  • All presently applicable taxes

TOUR PRICE:

Pricing is based on the twin sharing basis

Price per person (over age 12) on a twin sharing basis   CAD 2929

Single room supplement   CAD 800

Deposits $1000 CAD due before December 4, 2017

Blance $1929 CAD due before December 21, 2017

To Reserve your spot call Salimah 647 519 2245 or email love.yogavision@gmail.com

or Maxine 416 892 7472 or email mtrust@sympatico.ca

TOUR ITINERARY

09/10 MAR DEPARTURE TORONTO

Make your own way to the international airport in Toronto for your overnight flight to Goa. Enjoy meals and enterainment on board.

 

11 MAR ARRIVE GOA

Early in the morning arrive in Goa and get transferred to your hotel.

 

In the afternoon take a half day tour of Goa, starting from the slopes of Altinho hill for a breathtaking view of Panjim and river Mandovi. Drive to Donapaula for a view of India’s largest natural harbour, Marmagoa. Then on to Old Goa, the spiritual heart of Portuguese Goa to visit Basilica of Bom Jesus wherein is enshrined the body of St. Francis Xavier in an ornate silver casket. Also visit St. Cathedral, the biggest Church in the East, St. Catejan built like St Peter’s of Rome, the Church of Lady Rosary and St. Monica.

 

12-15 MAR GOA

DAILY YOGA AND MEDITATION PRACTICE

Days at leisure or book one of our optional tours.

 

Optional tour: CAD124 per person Spice plantation:

Our guide will take you on a refreshing walk around the plantation, regaling you with information on various spices and there medicinal values. Black pepper Cardamom, Nutmeg, Vanilla, Cinnamon, Cloves, Chillies, Coriander, at Tropical Spice Plantation you can yourself see all these spices grow. You will also be introduced to famous All Spices plant, which has aroma and taste of five spices. 

 

Full day trip to Dudhsagar Waterfall with Spice farm including lunch: CAD 90 per person (minimum 02 pax)  with car, plantation fee and jeep

Take a Jeep safari through the Western Ghats, driving through rivers and over rocks. Refresh yourself at spectacular Dudhsagar Falls on the Goa-Karnataka border, and visit a local spice farm to learn about the cultivation of herbs and spices.

 

Full day Temple tour of South Goa & Spice Plantation: CAD 85 per person (minimum 02 pax)  with car, plantation fee

Discover Goa on this full-day tour of the Indian city. Explore sacred temples and learn how to identify exotic spices from a professional biologist. Savor a delicious lunch buffet at a local restaurant as you talk about the day’s events.

 

Full day North Goa Sightseeing tour: CAD 85 per person (minimum 02 pax)  with car and guide

We start from the hotel and drive to the serene beach of Vagator this beach is flanked and overlooked by the majestic Goan Fort at Chapora here you can explore the area and then move to the Anjuna Beach which is the main hub of all the foreign tourists. You can enjoy (on direct payment) the thrilling watersports like Para Sailing, Bumper rides, Jet Skis, Banana Rides, Boat Rides etc on the Golden Beach of Goa-  Calangute Beach, visit to the Baga Beach which is overlooked by the Mountains and has a rivulet flowing besides it. Visit Candolim and the famous Light House, Drive to the Aguada Fort and explore the ancient remains of the Charming Fort at the tip of Aguada

 

Full day Goa Churches and Cathedral Day tour: CAD 85 per person (minimum 02 pax)  with car and guide

Today we start the day with a relaxed breakfast and move by late morning from Hotel and drive to Old Goa, this is the Heritage capital of Goa, it is suggested that you walk around the area and experience the grand and world famous Churches of St Francis Xavier,Se Cathedral,Basilica of Bom Jesus, Close by are the other very sacred and prominent ASI Monuments of St Cajetons Church, St Catherines Church, Tower of St.Augustine and Nunnery/Convent of St.Monica.  Later Drive to the capital of Goa – Panjim city, walk along the Latin Quarter of Goa, Mala Fontainhas, visit the State Museum and later see the pious Mary Immaculate church in City Square and finally end the tour by Exploring the Markets of Panaji – Return to Hotel

 

16 MAR DEPART GOA

Enjoy the day at your leisure. In the afternoon you will be transferred to the airport for your flight home.

 

17 MAR TORONTO

Arrive back in Toronto.

 

TOUR PACKAGE DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • Meals other than those specified as per itinerary
  • Lunch
  • Camera fee
  • Expenses of personal nature such as tipping, porters, laundry, telephones, etc.
  • All other than those listed in above inclusion
  • Passports or Visas
  • Cancellation or Trip Insurance

 

PASSPORTS AND VISA

All Passengers are responsible for securing proper documentation prior to joining the tour.  Passports are required; in addition, travelers are advised to check with local consulates for full details regarding Visa requirements. Please note securing a valid visa for entry is sole responsibility of the traveler.

TRAVEL INSURANCE

We recommend travel insurance which we can offer as follow:

With regards to travel insurance should you wish to purchase it, we use TripMate.

The cost per person is 255 CAD which will give you up to 3000 CAD of trip cancellation coverage.

Here is a link to the policy details & fine print: http://www.tripmate.com/wpCN421T

The following are the plan benefits:

Medical Expenses/Emergency Assistance/Accident & Sickness Medical Expense – 1,000,000 CAD*

Emergency Medical Evacuation & Return of Remains – 500,000 CAD

One Call 24-hour Assistance Service – Included

Trip Cancellation – Trip Cost

Trip Interruption – 150% of the Trip Cost

Missed Connection (3 hours or more) – 750 CAD

Travel Delay (12 hours or more) – 150 CAD per day, 750 CAD maximum

Baggage & Personal Effects – 1000 CAD

Baggage Delay (more than 24 hours) – 250 CAD per day, 500 CAD maximum

* Medical Expense/Emergency Assistance Benefits of this plan are subject to a Maximum Benefit Limit of $50,000 for those persons who at the time of a covered Injury or Sickness do not have valid hospital and medical insurance under a Government

Health Insurance Plan of a province or Territory of Canada.

If you book this within 14 days of the initial payment for the trip, it includes: Pre Existing Condition Coverage.

TOUR PRICE:

Pricing is based on the twin sharing basis

Price per person (over age 12) on a twin sharing basis   CAD 2929

Single room supplement   CAD 800

Deposits $1000 CAD due before December 4, 2017

Blance $1929 CAD due before December 21, 2017

To Reserve your spot call Salimah 647 519 2245 or email love.yogavision@gmail.com

or Maxine 416 892 7472 or email mtrust@sympatico.ca