(POSTPONED) Experience Sikhi Yatra
From May 5, 2020, to May 19, 2020, Experience Sikhi will be facilitating a Yatra to Sri Akal Takhat Sahib and Sri Hazur Sahib with Giani Bhagwan Singh Ji. Important historical sites and Gurdwaras surrounding the two Takhat Sahibs will also from part of the two week tour. These include Tarn Taran Sahib, Goindwal Sahib, the Panj Sarovars in Amritsar, and so on.
The deadline to register for the Experience Sikhi Yatra is March 20, 2020.
The Experience Sikhi Yatra will cost $450.00 (CDN) per person. Please note that your registration is NOT complete until you have paid your fee.
This fee will cover all travel and accommodations within India from May 5, 2020, to May 19, 2020. However, Yatrees will be responsible for purchasing their own airline tickets to and from India.
TRAVEL TO INDIA
If you are making your own travel arrangements to and from India: If you are planning on arriving in India before May 5th, 2020, or if you are flying from outside of Toronto, Canada, we ask you that meet us at the Dukh Bhanjani Beri by Harimandar Sahib at 12:00pm (noon) on May 6th, 2020. When all Yatrees have gathered by the Dukh Bhanjani Beri, you will be taken to your arranged rooms.
If you wish to travel from Toronto, Canada, with Experience Sikhi Sevadars: If you wish to travel with ES sevadaars, please make plans to book your flight from Toronto Pearson International Airport on May 4th, 2020. We will be travelling on the late night Air Canada direct flight to Delhi (AC 042)
TRAVEL WITHIN INDIA
All travel within India will be arranged by Experience Sikhi and Giani Bhagwan Singh Ji. Travel in and around the Amritsar and Nanded area will be by bus. Travel from Amritsar to Nanded will be arranged by airplane. The cost of travel within India is covered by the $450.00 registration fee.
TRAVEL FROM INDIA
At the end of the Yatra, we will fly back to Amritsar from Nanded. At that point the Yatra will end and Yatrees will be responsible for arranging their own transportation back to their home country.
Yatrees who intend on going straight back to their home country on May 19th may find it convenient to book their flights back home from the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai as it the closest major airport to Hazur Sahib.
RELATIVES OR FRIENDS WITHIN INDIA
Relatives within India may ONLY join the Yatra if they pay the $450.00 registration fee by the registration deadline of March 20th, 2020. Experience Sikhi will NOT be responsible for making travel arrangements for anyone who has not registered and paid their $450.00 fee.
INDIAN TRAVEL VISA
All Yatrees are responsible for obtaining their own visa to travel to India. Experience Sikhi strongly encourages you to take care of this early in order to avoid any surprises.
All Yatrees are responsible for informing Experience Sikhi of any medical conditions, issues, medications, or allergies which may impact their trip. Furthermore, all Yatrees are responsible for obtaining their own medical insurance for their trip to India. While medical insurance is not mandatory, Experience Sikhi is not responsible for any medical expenses incurred by Yatrees within India for the duration of the Experience Sikhi Yatra.
WHAT TO BRING
All Yatrees are responsible for packing a sufficient amount of clothing, toiletries, medication, and other items they deem necessary for the two-week trip. Please note that we will be spending two weeks travelling via bus and airplanes. Please pack accordingly.
All Yatrees must be 18 years of age. All Yatrees under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent, guardian, or other responsible adult.
All Yatrees will be required to sign an Assumption of Risk & Waiver before being allowed to join the Experience Sikhi Yatra. Waiver forms will be emailed to you once you have registered and paid the applicable fee.
- Start 05 May ,2020 00:00 AM - 19 May ,2020 12:00 PM
- $450 + Airline Ticket