Places Covered: Shimla, Kufri, Sundernagar, Kullu, Manali,
Rohtang, Solang Valley..
Day 01: Delhi-Shimla Arrive delhi by flight or by train from where our driver will pick you up straight drive to shimla, situated in the himalayan ranges; shimla is a picturesque hill station in himachal. On your arrival, check in at hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 02: Shimla-kufri & Local Sightseeing Today morning after breakfast, visit kufri. Kufri derives its name from 'kufr' which means lake. The salubrious climate and stunning natural beauty makes kufri a perfect holiday getaway. Kufri is also a heaven for nature enthusiasts and wildlife lovers as the himalayan nature park is situated on the outskirts of the town. The park is home to over 180 varieties of fauna. After your visit to kufri, proceeds for sightseeing of shimla. Visit “indian institute of advance studies” this magnificent english renaissance structure was the former vice regal lodge followed by your walking tour of christ church, scandal point, railway board building, gorton castle, scandal point, bantony, caston hall, bentink’s castle, kali bari temple. Evening free to stroll in the famous shopping place of shimla town- the mall & the ridge, this large open space in the heart of town presents excellent views of the mountain ranges. Return back to your hotel for dinner & overnight stay.
Day 03: Shimla-Manali via Kullu valley After an early breakfast, make your journey to manali. While driving to manali, enjoy the scenic beauty of enchanting himalayas & visit en-route places like sundernagar lake ,pandoh dam, beas river, sutlej river, beas sutlej link project & kullu valley. In hinduism, manu was said to have survived a great flood that destroyed the rest of the world.on the way you can boost your adrenaline rush while you enjoy white water rafting in the gushing waters of the beas river (on your own). Continue drive to manali and on arrival check in to hotel for dinner & overnight stay.
Day 04: Manali Local Sightseeing Tour After breakfast, proceed for the sightseeing of manali. Visit hadimba temple, manu mandir, vashisth kund. Hadimba temple, also known as the doongri temple, is a four-tiered pagoda-like wooden temple standing in deodar trees and has beautiful carvings on its ornamental door. Dedicated to hadimba, the wife of bhim, this temple is the venue for an annual fair held during may. Manu mandir, situated in the old manali region, this might be the only temple of manu in india. The greasy pebbled sand stone trails that lead to the temple premises is very enchanting. Visit the club house with its comprehensive facilities that include a roller skating rink, an auditorium, billiards rooms, a library, a bar and restaurant makes wonderful outing for the day.” Tibetan monastery & van vihar. Later make your visit to vashishta springs, are located across the beas river, about 3 km away from manali, at an altitude of 1,982 meters (6,200 feet) and are the natural sulphur hot springs. Enjoy the evening on the mall road where you can buy souvenirs and handicrafts (on your own). Dinner & overnight stay at hotel.
Day 05: Manali- Rohtang and Solang Excursion (up to snow line) After early breakfast enjoy a breathtaking drive to snow point on the road to rohthang pass (closed on tuesdays). Known for its scenic beauty, rohtang pass holds strategic importance for india. Manali-leh highway, a part of nh 21,transverses rohtang pass. The name rohtang means 'ground of corpses' due to the number of people who lost their lives trying to cross it.besides lahaul and spiti, rohtang pass also serves as the gateway to pangi and the valley of leh. The pass offers beautiful sights ofglaciers, peaks, lahaul valley and the chandra river. The twin peaks of geypan are also visible from rohtang. Later visit the famous solang valley. Solang valley, locally known as solang nullah, is renowned as the preferred location for adventureactivities in himachal pradesh. For those who love the rush of adrenaline; there is no place better than solang in kullu valley to indulge in parachuting, paragliding, skating and zorbing. It is 8500 feet above mean sea level. Solang is not just about adventure activities. Its lush greenery, apple orchards, snowcapped peaks and lakes attracts lacs of visitors. Return to hotel by the evening. Enjoy dinner and overnight stay at hotel.
Day 06: Manali-Dharamsala (Mcleodganj) After breakfast, proceed for dharamshala where you can admire the panoramic dhauladhar ranges ,on arrival check in at hotel. Late afternoon explore the town by visiting the tibetan medical centre, church of st. John, tsuglagkhang temple & local monasteries etc. Later visit mcleodganj to see the famous mall road. Evening is free for leisure activities. Overnight at hotel in dharamshala. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 07: Dharamsala- Dalhousie After breakfast drive to dalhousie, famous hill station in himachal famous for snow capped mountains. On arrival at dalhousie, check into your hotel evening is free for leisure activities. Dinner and night stay in dalhousie.
Day 08: Dalhousie- Khajjiar Dalhousie After breakfast excursion to khajjiar, one of the most scenic saucer shaped plateau and is surrounded by dense pine and deodar forests, its beauty has further been enhanced by a small lake in the center with a floating island and 9-hole golf course here are the other interesting places to cover. Late afternoon drive back to dalhousie & stay overnight there.
Day 09: Dalhousie –Delhi Airport/Railway Station Departure After early breakfast drive to delhi, on arrival transfer to airport or railway station for onward journey.
Carry back beautiful memories of the Trip!!!!
|Category||Shimla hotel||Manali hotel||Dharamshala hotel||Dalhousie hotel|
|Standard||Hotel himani the mall/ barowalia resort||Hotel century gangri / silver moon||Sky lark / buddha valley||New palace/ranjeet sagar view|
|Deluxe||Silverine /de park/||Apple green/surya international||Meghavan /sky heaven/ Nishaad resort||Himalayan resort/ shining star|
|Super deluxe||Hotel shingar the mall / bridge view regency||Holiday heights /royal regency / the valerian/royal park resort||Spring valley/pong view||Comfort inn/mini swiss|
|Luxury||Kufri holiday resort||Manali heights/shingar regency/de vivendi resort||G. K. Conifer||Alps spa and resort / mongas|
|Package category||Indica (2 pax)||Innova (4 pax)||Innova (6 pax)|