Grand Himachal Tour (9N/10D)
Destinations Covered: (Shimla 2 Nights), (Manali 3 Nights), (Dharamshala 1 Night), (Dalhousie 2 Nights), (Chandigarh 1 Night)
Day 1: Delhi-Shimla (370 kilometers / 9 hours)
On your arrival at the Delhi Airport or railway station, our representative will receive you. From there we drive to Shimla and stay at the hotel overnight.
Day 2: Shimla-Kufri-Shimla
After breakfast, we explore Shimla City. Here we visit Jakhu Temple and Kufri. Kufri is situated at an altitude of 2500 meters and is just an hour's drive from Shimla. In the evening, we visit The Ridge and Mall Road, Scandal Point, Kali Bari and Gaiety Theater. After this we come back to the hotel where we stay overnight.
Day 3: Shimla-Manali-via Manikaran and Kullu Valley
We proceed towards Manali right after breakfast. It is 274 kilometers and a 7 hours drive. On the way we indulge in a bit of sightseeing which includes places like Sundernagar Lake, Pandoh Dam, Vaishno Devi Temple, Kullu and Manikaran. Once we reach, we go to the hotel where we have an overnight stay.
Day 4: Manali-Rohtang Pass (up to Snowline, Rohtang is closed on Tuesday)
On the 4th Day, we move towards Rohtang Pass Snow Point, once we are done with breakfast. It is at a distance of 51 kilometers from Manali, at an altitude of 3978 meters. On the way back from Snow Point, we visit Solang Valley. After all of this, we reach the hotel where we take a rejuvenating sleep at night.
Day 5: Manali Local
We visit the Hadimba Temple after breakfast. The temple was built in 1553 with a superbly crafted four tier pagoda roof. It is also famous for its exquisitely-carved door way. Soon after this, we make our way to the Club House. Enjoy its comprehensive facilities which also include a roller-skating rink, an auditorium, billiards room and a library. The Club House also has a bar cum restaurant which adds to the fun at this outing. We also visit Tibetan Monastery, Van Vihar and Vashisht- famous for its hot-water springs.Here you will also find temples dedicated to the sage Vashisht and Lord Rama. After this tour we get back to our hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 6: Manali-Dharmshala (235 kilometers)
After breakfast on the 6th Day, we travel by road to McLeod Ganj (Dharamshala). On arrival we check-in at the hotel in Dharamshala.In the evening, we take a half day city tour and visit Dal Lake, Church, Bhagsu Nag and Tibetan Monastery. At the end of the day we return to the hotel to stay the night.
Day 7: Dharamshala-Dalhousie (143 kilometers)
Be prepared after breakfast, as we leave for Dalhousie. On this journey, we also visit McLeod Ganj, Naddi and Dal Lake. After these, we check-in at the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 8: Dalhousie-Khajjiar-Dalhousie
This is a day planned only for sightseeing. We leave right after breakfast and drive to Subhash Bowli, then to Khajjiar via Bakrota Hills and Lakkarmandi. Finally we reach Khajjiar. After this packed excursion, we can visit Mall Road in the evening followed by return to the hotel for a deep sleep at night.
Day 9: Dalhousie-Chandigarh (302 kilometers)
Finishing breakfast, we prepare for our drive to Chandigarh. It is an approximate journey of 10 hours. Upon reaching we check-in at the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 10: Chandigarh Local-Delhi (238 kilometers)
After breakfast at the hotel we leave for sightseeing. We visit Rose Garden,Rock Garden and Sukhna Lake. In the afternoon we leave for Delhi. We drop you at the airport or railway station. Our tour ends here.