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Diwali - Festival of Lights with an Indian Family provided by GeTS Holidays

Diwali – Festival of Lights with an Indian Family

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US$119.00
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2 adults
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 04/08/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Diwali – Festival of Lights with an Indian Family
In the wake of the ensuing COVID crisis, we have re-invented our hygiene protocols and have taken concrete steps along with training our guides, drivers, representatives and other staff at our destinations’ offices. So, we are fully prepared for your safe travel.
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Updated 04/08/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Celebrate Diwali - the festival of Lights with an Indian Family and get to know the story behind the festival. Engage in various activities with your host like rangoli (floral design patterns made with colored powder) making, decorating the house with earthen oil lamps (diyas), and taking part in puja, as part of the celebrations
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    Tastesutra Virtual Cook Along Experience
    Stop: 2 hours -
    Your tour starts with a pick up from the hotel. Get transferred to your host’s home where you will take part in Diwali celebrations. Upon arrival, get welcomed in traditional Indian style & followed by some refreshments. Get to know about the story behind the festival & its significance from your host. After some time get ready to take part in activities like decorating the house with Earthern oil lamps, locally called diyas, and candles. Also, engage in rangoli making along with your host. Afterwards, enjoy some Indian sweets and finally sit together with the host family for Diwali Lakshmi Puja rituals – an important part of the celebrations, done by an Indian priest. After the puja, have a delicious Indian dinner prepared by your host and engage in some conversations at the dinner table. As the amazing experience comes to an end, say goodbye to your host family.
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Duration
4–5 hours
Inclusions
  • Private Transportation
  • Engage in Making rangoli
  • Lighting diya and candles to decorate the house
  • Diwali Celebration with India Family
  • Group Celebration
  • Photography with Indian Family
  • Diwali Lakshmi Puja rituals at the shrine in the house with a priest and family
  • Enjoy delicious Indian dinner with sweets
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Guide
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

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Key Details
  • Duration: 4–5 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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