Himachal Pradesh is a northern Indian state nestled in the Himalayas, particularly famous for its scenic mountains, historic temples and monasteries, colonial architecture, mouth watering cuisine and heartwarming people. It’s home to British India’s summer capital Shimla and resorts such as Dalhousie and Manali. Host to the Dalai Lama, the state has a strong Tibetan presence and the same is reflected in its Buddhist temples and monasteries, as well as the extravagant Tibetan New Year celebrations. The region is well known for its rich fauna and flora and offers various adventure activities such as trekking, climbing and skiing.
Duration: 02 N Shimla |03 N Manali | 01 N Dharamshala| 02 N Dalhousie
Shimla: Hotel Kalra Regency
Manali: Hotel Snow Villa Manali
Dharamshala: Turkish Cottage Mcleodganj by DLS Hotels
Dalhousie: Mongas Hotel & Resort
Tours & Transfers: Included by a private vehicle
Shimla: Mall Road, The ridge, Kufri, Naldhera Golf course, Shimla Church, Scandal Point, Jakhoo Temple, Town hall
Manali: Mall Road & local market, Vashisht Kund, Hadimba Devi Temple, Tibetan Monastery, Club house Solang Valley – Snow Point or Rohtang Pass
Dharamshala: Eligin's Memorial, Dal lake, Bhagshunath Temple, Dalai Lama Temple, Cricket Stadium, Panchpula, SubhashBaoli, Bara Pather
Dalhousie: Khajjiar, Kalatop, Chamba & Chamori Lake
Meals: Breakfast & Dinner
Travel Theme: Couple, Honeymoon, Family, Nature, Adventure, Friends
- Accommodation for 2 nights in Shimla
- Accommodation for 3 nights in Manali
- Accommodation for 1 night Dharamshala
- Accommodation for 2 nights in Dalhousie
- Daily Breakfast & Dinner
- A sedan vehicle for transfers and sightseeing as per mentioned itinerary
- All tolls, parking charges and driver allowance
- All Taxes
- Any Specific component not mentioned in the inclusions
- Meals unless mentioned
- Expense of Personal Nature
- Camera Fees or monument fees
- Travel Insurance
Day 1 New Delhi to Shimla
Arrival at New Delhi Airport or Railway Station and drive to Shimla, a very popular holiday-retreat 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 honeymoon. Enroute, visit Pinjor Garden in Chandigarh. Upon arrival at Shimla, check in at the hotel. Enjoy the evening at leisure or take a stroll on the popular Mall road. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 2 Full day local sightseeing of Shimla
After breakfast at the hotel, proceed for a half day excursion to Kufri (2500mts). Visit Indira Bungalow & the Himalayan Zoo (closed on Monday). In case, a Monday falls on this day, guests shall be taken to Naldhera Golf course instead of Kufri. Afternoon: Guests will be dropped at the Shimla Mall road to explore by themselves. Attractions of the mall road include Shimla Church, Scandal Point, Gaiety Theatre, Town hall & shopping. Evening, the guests shall be transferred to their respective hotels for overnight stay. Dinner shall be at the hotel. Note: Pony ride/ Golf kit charges at Kufri/Naldhera are on direct payment basis.
Day 3 Shimla to Manali (272 Km / 9 to 10 hrs)
After breakfast, check out from hotel and depart for Manali. Drive past Beas-Sutlej Link project, Pandoh Dam & Kullu Valley. Lunch shall be en-route on direct payment basis. Check in to the hotel on arrival for an overnight stay.
Day 4 Half day Manali sightseeing
After a hearty breakfast, proceed for a half day sightseeing of Manali. Visit Vashishtha Kund, Hidimba devi temple, Tibetan Monasteries and Club House. Rest of the day is at leisure for independent activities. Stay overnight at the hotel in Manali.
Day 5 Manali Snow Point / Solang Valley
After an early morning, take a half day excursion to Snow Point on the way to Rohtang - Permits on direct payment basis (Closed every Tuesday). While you return, you may opt for adventure activities like Para Gliding, Zorbing, and Skiing (subject to snow) at Solang Valley on direct payment basis.
Rohtang Pass: It is 51 Kms | 2hrs from Manali. It is not accessible for almost eight months in a year as it is covered by snow. Guests are generally are taken to the snow point on Rohtang Road, permitted by Border Security Force. In case a Tuesday falls on this day, guests shall be taken to the snow point on some other day as we have three nights in Manali.
Solang Valley: It is a side valley at the top of the Kullu Valley, 14 km northwest of the resort town Manali on the way to Rohtang Pass, and is known for its summer and winter sport conditions. Activities loffered are paragliding, skating and zorbing skiing depending on the season.
Note: All the adventure activities at Solang Valley / Snow point require a Snow suit and boots which are on direct payment basis. Both snow point & Solang Valley will be covered on the same day & the visit is subject to weather conditions.
Day 6 Manali to Dharamshala
After breakfast, proceed to Dharamshala and Check in Hotel and after taking some rest proceed to local Dharamshala sightseeing like Lord Eligin's Memorial, Dal lake, Bhagshunath Temple and Water Fall, Dalai Lama Temple, Cricket Stadium. Dinner and Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 7 Dharamshala - Dalhousie
Morning after breakfast, proceed to Dalhousie. Check in the hotel and after sometime proceed to local sightseeing of Dalhousie like Churches, Panchpula, SubhashBaoli, Bara Pather etc. Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 8 Dalhousie ( Chamba - Khajjiar - Kalatop )
Morning after breakfast proceed to full day sightseeing of Chamba, Khajjiar, Kalatop sightseeing. Dinner and Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 9 Departure
After breakfast, checkout from hotel and proceed for Delhi Airport or Railway Station.