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Overview

 Highlights


  • Sightseeing in Delhi
  • Overnight train journey to Jaisalmer
  • Sunset camel ride
  • Jaisalmer Fort and the Jain temples
  • The Pink City of Jaipur & the Red Fort at Agra
  • Cycling in rural India
  • Sariska Tiger Park & Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary
  • Tailor this itinerary to suit your school's needs & budget
  • Option to include a service learning project that addresses the UN Sustainable Development Goals

There is no finer way to learn about the diversity of life in village India than by cycling. Students explore the famous palaces and forts of northern India with visits to the walled cities of Jaisalmer, Jodhpur and the Pink City of Jaipur before commencing a cycle ride. The roads are flat, the days are relaxed and we provide a backup vehicle for your convenience. Our carefully selected route allows for plenty of learning opportunities and takes school groups along quiet village roads via Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary, Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary and the amazing deserted city of Fatehpur Sikri before concluding this school trip in India at the spectacular Taj Mahal.

Countries:

Starting Point:

Delhi

Activities:

Grading:Introductory   


Sample Itinerary

Day 1

Arrive Delhi

Day 2

In Delhi, train to Jaisalmer

Day 3

Arrive Jaisalmer

Day 4

In Jaisalmer

Day 5

Drive to Jodhpur

Day 6

Drive to Jaipur

Day 7

In Jaipur

Day 8

Jaipur to farm camp

Day 9

Farm house to Sariska Park

Day 10

Cycle to Rajgarh. Drive to Bharatpur camp (90km)

Day 11

Bharatpur to Fatehpur Sikri and Agra

Day 12

In Agra, drive to Delhi where trip concludes


Learning outcomes for students

A World Youth Adventure Journey is a unique learning experience. Students will come away from the journey with a greater knowledge of what it takes to be a true global citizen and how they can first hand help encourage positive change. Our journeys are designed to encourage thriving and positive youth development through the act of service and selflessness and to enhance the following life skills that will help you grow as an individual:

• an appreciation and tolerance of other cultures and a broader mind
• the confidence to lead a group and make decisions
• the value of working together as a cohesive team to achieve a common objective
• the ability to face mental and physical challenges
• the ability to adapt to new environments outside of their 'comfort zone'
• to appreciate and care for the natural environment. The environments we trek through are beautiful and often pristine, invariably the students will gain a deeper appreciation and understanding about how their individual actions impact on the environment
• build strong friendships and bonds with their peers and also the people of their host community

Importantly our adventures help increase general well-being and build resilience in young men and women to help them deal with adverse situations in life


Grading

Introductory

Although there is no commitment to extended cycling on this journey we nonetheless want to keep the ‘accent on the active’. We therefore advise some physical training before undertaking the trip to enable you to participate in optional activities. We would suggest at least one hour of cycling, 3 times a week for 2-3 months prior to travel. As for any trip, the fitter you are the more you will enjoy your experience.


Why travel with us

Why travel with us

Assisted over
14,000 Students Worldwide

Since the 1980's, we have helped students from around the globe to experience the world's most exciting destinations, allowing them to travel, give, grow.

400+ Service Learning
Programs

Together with students, we have completed over 400 Service Learning programs in developing countries. We will always continue to support causes including social justice, animal welfare, the environment and more.

Fully Customised
School Travel Programs

Want to include service learning, your school curriculum and a physical challenge, or any of the above? Contact us and we can design a program fully catered for your students and budget.

Safety and
Support - Our #1 Priority

Every school receives a detailed risk management plan that is guided by government advisories and the local partners we work with. We never compromise on the safety of your students to reduce the price of the program.

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Want to find out more?

Our educational travel experts are ready to help you tailor an itinerary or service learning project to suit your school’s needs and budget. Contact us today to receive a free consultation.


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