Hockey Tours

in India

India has much to offer; A colourful explosion of cultures, vibrant flower markets, imposing architecture, treasured temples and the perfect location for your next hockey tour.

This tour takes in Delhi, Lucknow, Agra and Bharatpur – steeped in history yet overflowing with modern life! Play hockey alongside a backdrop of Humayun’s Tomb and the Akshardham Temple. Transfer to Lucknow and marvel at ‘The City of Nawabs’ whilst taking in some evening hockey watching the India league. Travel on to Agra and enjoy the beautiful surroundings of the Taj Mahal at sunset. End your tour by cycling from Fatehpur Bharatpur for a local training session before returning to Delhi for the final (winning!) match.

Why take this tour

6 hockey fixtures, 3 per team
3 Hockey India League Matches
Experience everything India has to offer visiting Delhi, Lucknow, Agra and Bharatpur
Take advantage of the many excursions to Qutab Minar, Humanyums Tomb, Akshardham Temple, The City of Nawabs, Agra Fort, Taj Mahal and cycle from Fatehpur Sikri to Bharatpur.

10 days from
£1,499

What's included

 

 

  • International return flights from UK to Delhi
  • Airport Taxes
  • Transfers
  • Food Walk in Delhi
  • Visit to Akshardham & enjoy a water fountain show
  • 6 fixtures, 3 per team
  • 3 Hockey India League Matches
  • Heritage walk of ‘The City of Nawabs – Lucknow’
  • Visit to the iconic Taj Mahal
  • Bicycle ride from Fatehpur Sikri to Bharatpur
  • Bollywood dance workshop
  • Visit, interaction and play with sportsmen in a local club/school
  • 4 night stay in Delhi
  • 2 night stay in Lucknow
  • 1 night stay in Agra
  • 1 night stay in Bharatpur
  • English speaking guide
  • Meeting and assistance upon arrival
  • Tour Managers Pack
  • Dedicated Travel Places tour coordinator throughout the planning and operating of your tour
  • 24 hour emergency telephone cover from Travel Places
Sample itinerary

 

 

Day 1
Fly to Delhi and check in to your hotel
Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure
Optional training/friendly match against local opposition

Day 2
Morning sightseeing of New Delhi, visiting Qutab Minar & Humayun’s Tomb
Competitive fixture against local opposition
Evening visit to Akshardham Temple and witness the fountain show

Day 3
Early morning transfer to New Delhi railway station to board a train to Lucknow
Enjoy your evening watching an India League Game
Overnight in Lucknow

Day 4
Morning sightseeing of “The City of Nawabs” visiting Bara Imambara, Chohta Imambara, Rumi Darwaza & The Residency
Match 2 against local opposition
An evening watching an India League Game

Day 5
Transfer to Agra with a visit to Agra Fort and an evening trip to the Taj Mahal for sunset

Day 6
Morning visit to Fatehpur Sikri
Cycle from Fatehpur Sikri to Bharatpur
Evening training session before overnighting in Bharatpur

Day 7
Transfer to Bharatpur railway station to board the train to Delhi
Rest of the day at leisure in Delhi

Day 8
Morning visit to a local school/college/club to meet local sportsmen
Match 3 against local opposition
Afternoon at leisure
Final evening out to watch an India League match

Day 9
After breakfast at the hotel, transfer to Delhi airport for your flight back to the UK

 

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