Best Of Himachal
Duration: 09 Nights / 10 Days
Places: 2N Shimla,
Day-1: Arrival Delhi Airport and transfer to Shimla (Approx. 350 kms and 8 hrs drive)
Arrival at Delhi Airport and transfer to Shimla, the former summer capital of British India, set amidst the snow-capped Shivalik Mountains which offers some of the most stunning views of the mighty Himalayas. Check into the hotel on arrival and enjoy rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at Shimla.
Day-2: Shimla Sightseeing – Excursion to Kufri (32 kms / Approx. 1 hours’ drive each way)
After breakfast proceed for tour of Shimla – Kalbadevi Temple, Jakhu Temple, Hanuman Temple or stop for a while at the beautiful stained – glass – windows of Christ Church, which was built in the 1850‘s. Afternoon excursion to Kufri a 30 Minutes’ drive from Shimla, an exotica of nature as a place surrounded by dense forest and snow caped mountains amidst virgin peaks and natures flora and fauna where one can completely relax and tune oneself for natural beauty, evening free to enjoy the scenic beauty of Kufri. Overnight at Hotel.
Day-3: Shimla – Manali (275 kms / Approx. 9 hours’ drive)
Post breakfast we check out and take the transfer to Manali. Check into the Hotel on arrival. Enjoy rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at Manali.
Day-4: Manali Sightseeing
Post breakfast we proceed for a sightseeing tour of Manali which includes Hadimba Temple, Tibetan Monastery, Lord Buddha and Tankha paintings, Vashistha Temple for "Hot & Cold water Kund”, Club House. Evening is free at leisure or can take a stroll around the Mall Road. Overnight stay at Manali.
Day-5: Manali – Excursion to Rohtang Pass
Post breakfast we proceed for a day excursion to Rohtang Pass (On direct payment basis), also called the Snow Point of Himachal. The majesty of the mountains can be seen at their best here. Enjoy the beauty of year round snow caped mountains. Take a sledge ride down the slopes or try your luck climbing the little snow hills (From December to April) on your descent to Manali. The magnificent views and natural beauty are never-ending source of delight. Overnight stay at Manali.
Day-6: Manali to Dharamshala (Approx. 250 kms / 6.5 hrs drive)
Post breakfast check out from resort and drive to Dharamshala. On arrival check- in at the hotel. Rest of the day for leisure and shopping. Overnight at the hotel.
Day-7: Dharamshala Sightseeing. Transfer to Dalhousie (Approx. 125 kms / 4 hrs drive)
Post breakfast check out from resort / hotel and proceed for a sightseeing of Dharamshala. Visit Baijnath - the oldest existing Shiva temple in the country, War Memorial, Kanga Art Museum, Dally Lake, McLeodganj and St. Johns Church etc. Post lunch we take the transfer to Dalhousie. On arrival check- in at the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Post breakfast proceed for a full day sightseeing to Khajjiar, 18 Kms from. Dalhousie. It’s 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. Later visit Chamba Valley. Return to Dalhousie and overnight at the hotel.
Day-9: Dalhousie – Chandigarh (320 kms / Approx. 9 hours’ drive)
Post breakfast we check out and take the transfer to Chandigarh. Check into the Hotel on arrival. Overnight stay at Chandigarh.
Day-10: Chandigarh Sightseeing. Transfer to Delhi Airport (Approx. 260 kms / 5 hours’ drive). Departure.
Post breakfast we check out from the hotel and proceed to visit Rock Garden. Post lunch and take the transfer to Delhi Airport to board your flight to the onwards destination.
Tour ends with good memories!!!