Himachal Pradesh, located in the northern part of India, acquaints its tourists with various fascinating and beautiful hill stations present in the foot hills of Himalayas. Surrounded by snow capped mountains, and valleys covered by a blanket of the lush green cedar and deodar trees, baffle the tourists with their picturesque views. Himachal tourism facilitates the tourists in providing a blissful experience during their vacation. Shimla, Manali, kullu and many more hill stations can be graciously explored by taking a number of tour packages which enable the tourists to witness the serene beauty of each hill station, in person.
|TERMS & CONDITIONS|
Day 01 : Arrive New Delhi – Shimla : By Surface (120 km | 7-8 hrs)
Meet Travelldone representative upon arrival at the New Delhi airport. Drive to Shimla, the capital of the state of Himachal Pradesh. A very popular holiday-retreat, it is well-known for its Victorian architecture, which is reflected in certain areas of the Mall and The Ridge. It is also a famous holiday spot for honeymooners. Enroute visit Pinjore Gardens. Upon arrival at Shimla, check in at the hotel. If time permits do local sightseeing in Shimla.
Day 02 : Shimla
After breakfast at the hotel, proceed for a half day excursion to Kufri (2700mts). Visit Indira Bungalow and the Himalayan Zoo. You can also take a hike or a take a pony up to Mashu Peak. Afternoon: Guests will be dropped at the Mall Road, Shimla to explore the main shopping centre of the city. Attractions of The Mall include Shimla Church, Scandal Point, Gaiety Theatre and the Town hall. In the evening guests shall be transferred to their respective hotels for an overnight stay. Dinner shall be at the hotel.
Day 03 : Shimla – Manali By: Surface (272 km | 9-10 hrs)
After breakfast at hotel, depart for Manali. Drive past Beas-Sutlej Link project, Pandoh Dam and Kullu Valley. On arrival, check in to your hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 04 : Manali
After breakfast, we will take you to Adventure Camp, where you will be able to enjoy adventure activities like river crossing, rappelling, Archery, rifle shooting and Burma Bridge at the camp. Post lunch you will proceed for a half day sightseeing tour of Manali. Visit Vashishtha Kund and Hadimba Temple. Stay overnight at the hotel in Manali.
Note : Adventure activities will be on direct payment basis.
Day 05 : Manali
Early morning, take a half day excursion to Rohtang Snow Point. (Closed on Tuesday). On return, visit Solang Valley. You can opt for adventure sports like Para Gliding, Zorbing, and Skiing (subject to snow) on direct payment basis. Return to Manali. Stay overnight at the hotel in Manali.
Day 06 : Manali – Dharamshala : By Surface (235 Kms | 9 to 10 hrs)
After a sumptuous breakfast, proceed to Dharamshala, where His Holiness Dalai Lama lives in exile. Upon arrival check in at the hotel. Spend the evening at leisure followed by dinner and an overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 07 : Dharamshala
This morning set out on a city tour of Dharamshala, visiting Dalai Lama temple Complex, Bhagsunag Fall, Church of St. John, War Memorial, Kangra Art Museum and Norburlinka Institute. Spend the rest of the day at leisure and have a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 08 : Dharamshala - Dalhousie via Khajjiar : By Surface (160 kms | 6-7 hrs)
After an early breakfast, proceed to Dalhousie. Enroute do sightseeing of Khajjiar, a scenic spot set amidst a backdrop of dense pines, deodars and lush green meadows. Khajjiar is exquisitely nestled amidst the foothills of the imposing Dhauladhar range of the Western Himalayas, offering panoramic and breathtaking views to the visitors. Later proceed to Dalhousie. Check in at the hotel and spend the evening at leisure. Have a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 09: Dalhousie - Amritsar By : Surface (220 Kms |4- 5 hrs)
After an early breakfast, visit the Golden Temple and Jalianwala Bagh. Post lunch visit Wagah Border to attend the Beating Retreat ceremony that is held before sunset (reach the border by 3:30 p.m.). In evening guest will be transferred to Amritsar railway station/airport.
|City Name||Hotel Name||Star Rating||No. of nights|
|Shimla||CK International or similar||2N|
|Manali||Shingar Regency or similar||3N|
|Dharamshala||Pink House or similar||2N|
|Dalhousie||Hotel Grand View||1N|