Delhi – Shimla – Kullu – Manali – Dharamshala – Delhi
Himalayas in Himachal’ or one must say Himachal in Himalayas. ‘Him’ in Hindi literally means ice or snow and ‘alaya’ means home, which makes Himalayas ‘The Home of Snow’ and from there Himachal gets its name meaning ‘Land of Snow’. It has many beautiful destinations to explore and you can never get enough of this place. So come and explore the beauty that is hidden in this Himalayan cocoon. Tour Sectors: Delhi/Shimla/Manali/Dharamshala/Delhi
Day 01: Delhi to Shimla (359Kms-8 Hrs)
Day 02: Shimla to Kufri to Shimla (02 Hrs-34 Kms)
Day 03: Shimla – Local sightseeing
Day 04: Shimla to Kullu (210 Kms-6 Hrs)
Day 05: Kullu Manikaran/Manali (160 Kms-5 Hrs)
Day 06: Manali to Solang Valley (28 Kms-1 Hrs)/Manali Local
Day 07: Manali to Naggar to Manali (2 Hrs-40 kms)
Day 08: Manali to Dharamshala (234 Kms)
Day 09: Dharamshala
Day 10: Dharamshala to Delhi (491 Kms-10 Hrs)
DAY 01: DELHI TO SHIMLA (359KMS-8 HRS)
Early Morning drive to Shimla. Reach Shimla by Late afternoon. Check-in Hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 02: SHIMLA TO KUFRI TO SHIMLA (02 HRS-34 KMS)
This morning proceed for a wonderful excursion to Kufri, famous for its trekking and hiking trails. In Kufri, enjoy a walk through thick cedar woods to Mahasu Peak for an amazing view of the mighty Himalayas. You could take an enjoyable pony or yak ride around the park on your own. In the evening visit the Mall Road, Scandal Point and Christ Church. Overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 03: SHIMLA – LOCAL SIGHTSEEING
Local sightseeing in and around Shimla, Visit Jakhu Temple - Dedicated to Lord Hanuman, Jakhu temple is a century old spiritual edifice. Situated at the highest peak of Jakhu hill. You can visit The Viceregal Lodge - Located on the Observatory Hill at the western end of the Shimla ridge (4 km), The Viceregal Lodge is a humongous structure ringed by tall pines. It was built in 1888 as the residence of Viceroy Lord Dufferin. In the evening on can spend a leisure time on the Mall Road. Overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 04: SHIMLA TO KULLU (210 KMS-6 HRS)
Morning after breakfast drive to Kullu. On arrival check-in at hotel. Rest of the day free to explore local markets. Overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 05: KULLU MANIKARAN/MANALI (160 KMS-5 HRS)
Morning after breakfast, drive to visit Manikaran en-route cover Vaishno Devi Temple in Kullu. Manikaran is an important pilgrimage site as it offers Religious Ram Temple & Impressive Gurudwara and Hot sulpher spring water.
After visit drive to Manali. Overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 06: MANALI TO SOLANG VALLEY (28 KMS-1 HRS)/MANALI LOCAL
Morning after breakfast, proceed on an excursion to Solang Valley. Later proceed to tour of Manali, situated in the Valley of Gods; a combination of natural splendor and rich cultural heritage. Visit the Tibetan Monastery which houses several images of Lord Buddha and Tankha paintings. Then the 5000 year old Hadimba Devi Temple dedicated to Goddess Hadimba, the wife of Bhim of Mahabharat. It has a four - tiered Pagoda shaped roof and the doorway is carved with legendary figures and symbols. Later drive to Vashist, a small village located on the left bank of river Beas renowned for its hot springs and temples. Nearby is the pyramidal stone temple dedicated to Vashist Muni. Afternoon, the rest of the day is free for you to simply relax or explore the city of Manali on your own. Overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 07: MANALI TO NAGGAR TO MANALI (2 HRS-40 KMS)
This morning we take you Nagger [a heritage village]. You may visit the Famous Nagar castle and Roehrich Art Gallery. Naggar has few ancient villages like Rumsu and heritage temples. If one has interest can witness these too. Overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 08: MANALI TO DHARAMSHALA (234 KMS)
Morning after breakfast drive to Dhramshala. Reach Dharamshala by late afternoon. Check in Hotel Overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 09: DHARAMSHALA
After breakfast, proceed for a day excursion in Dharamshala. Visit places like: Mcleod Ganj. Dal Lake, War Memorial, Shrine of Bhagasunath, and enjoy shopping at the local market. Overnight hotel stay in Dharamshala.
DAY 10: DHARMASHALA TO DELHI (491 KMS-10 HRS)
Morning after breakfast drive to Delhi. Reach Delhi by evening.
Note: This is just a suggested itinerary indicative of what could be possible. We tailor holidays for your specific needs. Contact us if you want modifications so that we could tailor a holiday to suit your need for an unforgettable Holidays.
- 09 Nights air-condition accommodation on Double / Twin share room at proposed hotels.
- Daily breakfast at hotel as per detail itinerary from Day 02.
- Meeting and assistance services on arrival / departure.
- Air – conditioned chauffeur driven Vehicle (as per above) for city sightseeing, tour, excursion etc. as per above program.
- Excursion tour to Kufri while staying at Shimla.
- Day visit to Solang Valley & Naggar while staying at Manali.
- All parking, road taxes, government taxes and driver allowances.
- Tour assistance throughout the tour.
- All presently applicable Government taxes.
COST DOES NOT INCLUDE:
- Any international and domestic airfare if it is not mention in cost inclusion.
- High season supplement from (20 Dec till 05 Jan)
- Transport during free days / any optional tour / Entrance & Camera Fees at the monuments.
- Personal nature Expenses i.e. Telephone calls, Laundry, soft / hard drinks, lunch, tipping etc.
- Any Porterage services at Airport/Railway Station.
- Any other expenses not mentioned in the cost includes.