Kumbh Experiences is an event-specialised company that specialises in delivering experiences curated around Kumbh and handling all travel related requirements of visitors to Kumbh in Allahabad. It is a collaborative unit of Sankrit Tour Zone and Tornos that is known to offer unique experiential tours since 1994. We have been promoting destinations primarily in the north of India and are known to offer well-researched out-of-box products to meet the needs of discerning travellers. Our product range under this brand is quite specific to Kumbh and our strong presence in this area allows us access to restricted zones that otherwise are inaccessible to tourists and limited to saints, thereby making the entire Kumbh Experience a truly immersive one.
What all Kumbh Experiences is doing in Kumbh – 2019 at Allahabad (January – March 2019) ?
We are experts in organising and curating different experiences around Kumbh. Being the largest human gathering on Earth, Kumbh is famous because of its participants & the bathing ceremonies. Majority of participants in Kumbh are saints of different ideologies, sects and beliefs, such as the Akharas, Nagas, Aghors & other Hindu saints & sages. Most tourists visiting Kumbh are interested in seeing them, knowing about them and most importantly meeting and interacting with them. We have put in a lot of effort in researching about all aspects of Kumbh and our strong relationship with the stakeholders provides us an edge over others in arranging privileged access and appointments.
Royal Bath (Shahi Snan) Experience – 8 hrs Royal Bathing (Shahi Snan) Date when we have a special experience
Royal Bath Experience is the most privileged experience offered by us on 15th Jan, 4th Feb, 10th Feb 2018. In this experience we will walk in a procession of one of the most revered Saint, Ascetic or Naga with a religious flag, to experience the Royal bath from closest proximity and being a part of this very exclusive religious entourage. Guests join the designated camp a night before after dinner and the next early morning, much before sunrise the procession will commence to reach the bathing spot. Know more about Royal Bath
Kumbh Mela Experience – 2 hrs 30 mins
In this tour one will know the meaning of Kumbh, its history, importance in ascetics life, Importance of Kumbh in Hinduism and for all visitors who come to take the ritualistic public river-bath. Also, one would know how Kumbh has been used as platform to unite people & hermits during different rules in India like the Mughals and later the British. Explore the temporary magnificent structure of Kumbh & know more about different aspects of it.
Akhara Experience – 2 hrs 30 mins
If tourists visiting Kumbh have not understood or known Akharas, the visit is actually futile. We are bringing you a well researched Akhara experience that will definitely surprise any visitor and will also help them understand Kumbh unfolding its importance as an institution that has existed in Indian history since 700 BC. One will get an opportunity to interact with ascetics of Akhara. The mere visit is a blessing in itself.
Naga Experience – 2 hrs 30 mins
This experience is quite similar to Akhara though it relates to Nagas. One will be surprised by knowing their historical participation in different wars against invaders, Muslim rulers and their community participation in the revolt of 1857 against the British East India Company.
Aghor Experience – 2 hrs 30 mins
Aghor life is a way of reaching God and is considered to be the most difficult one. They are known to be very powerful Hindu saints. Through extensive research we bring to you many facts and information about this sect which is enough to thrill and amaze.
Joy Ride & River Cruise – 1 hr
During this guided cruise (joy ride) on the river one can learn about the meaning of Kumbh and the history of Allahabad, it’s importance in Indian history due to it being on the most important river route and all about the attractions that will fall en route this ride.
Yoga, Pranayam & Meditation Session – 1 hr
This 1 hour session at 6 am everyday (Time is subject to change) will be conducted by a Yoga expert. In this session the first part will include Rythmic Yoga including seven postures (Asanas of Surya Namaskar in 12 steps). Also, this part will include another 25 asanas. The second part will have 7 Pranayams, while in the third we will have meditation and Mangal Maitri”.
Other Travel Services in Kumbh
Kumbh Mela Travel Desk
Our travel desk during Kumbh from January to March will work to provide all travel related services to the visitors and will be an end to end solution for all visitors to Kumbh for their travel needs.
- Meet & Assist at Airport, Railway Station & Venue
- Private Transfers
- Car Rental
- Sightseeing Arrangements
- Hotel & Camp Bookings
- Air & Railway Tickets
Accommodation in Allahabad
- Luxury Camps & Cottages in Kumbh Mela Zone.
- Hotels in Allahabad.
We have best pre-purchased and blocked room inventory for Kumbh period (Januray – March).
Kumbh Excursions & Extension
Many guests coming to attend Kumbh with a plan to explore other places around Allahabad can avail our services in the nearby cities, Varanasi, Ayodhya, Lucknow, Chitrakoot where we have our own presence.
Services Available in Hindi, English, German, Russian & French. Guides for other foreign languages are also available.
Allahabad Office : 345 A, Daraganj, Sangam, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh – 211006
Varanasi Office : Lane 10, Khushahal Nagar – A, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh – 221003
Lucknow Office : Tornos House, C-2016 Indira Nagar, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh – 220016