Duration: 10 Days
Destination Covered: Shimla Manali Ambala etc..
This travel package will help you visit the historic city of Amritsar as well as the picturesque mountain towns Shimla, Manali, Dalhaousi, and Dharmsala of Himachal Pradesh in fun filled 10 days.
Arrive Delhi and transfer to Shimla (343 Kms / 8 hrs) the former summer capital of British Govt. of India, set amidst the snow capped Shivalik Mountains which offers some of the most stunning views of the mighty Himalayas. Overnight stay at hotel in Shimla.
Morning tour of Shimla –You’ll visit Jakhoo Temple, Hanuman Temple, Kalbadevi Temple, or stop for a while at the beautiful stained – glass – windows of Christ Church(built in the 1850). Later in the afternoon excursion to Kufri a 30 Minutes drive from Shimla, which is an exotic place surrounded by intense forest and
snow capped hills amidst virgin peaks and natures flora and fauna where one can fully relax and tune oneself for natural beauty, evening free to enjoy the scenic beauty of Kufri. Stay overnight at hotel in Shimla.
In the morning drive to Manali a 7-8hrs drive will take you to the valley of Gods, is a combination of natural splendor and rich cultural heritage. Enroute sightseeing visit to Kullu- Manikaran including: Kullu, Kullu Shawl Factory, Kasol Valley, Angora Farm, Manikaran Hot Water Spring, Gurudwara & Naggar Tour which includes: Naggar Castle, Temples, Monasteries, etc. Later transfer to Manali. Check-in at the hotel and spend rest of the time at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Morning you proceed for a full-day sightseeing of the snow view point on the Rohtang Pass road. Later on return you may take an excursion of Solang Valley about 13 kms from Manali, which offers superior views of glaciers and snow Capped hills. Enjoy Paragliding at Solang Valley (on own). Enjoy evening time as leisure. Overnight in Manali.
After Breakfast, Check out and Transfer to Dharamshala. Arrive check-in to the hotel, Afternoon visit Dharamshala Sightseeing like: Tibetan Medical Centre, Bhagsu Naag Temple, Church of St.John ,Dalai Lama Temple, Dal Lake, Naddi, Waterfalls, War Memorial, etc. Evening you can enjoy the market at Mcleodganj mall road. Overnight stay in Dharamshala.
Morning after breakfast departs for Dalhousie. Dalhousie is placed at 2039 meters in the outer slopes of the Dhaula Dhar range with its natural attractiveness & natural surroundings. On arrival check- in at the hotel. Later explore the sightseeing of Dalhousie like Churches – St. Andrews Church and St. Patrick Church at Balun,St. Francis church at Subhash Chowk and St. St. Johns Church at Gandhi Chowk Satdhara, Panchpula and Subhash Baoli . Overnight at hotel in Dalhousie.
Full day sightseeing to Chamba, on the right bank of the river Ravi and Khajjiar also called India’s Switzerland. It’s one of the most scenic saucer shaped Plateau and is surrounded by thick pine & deodar forests, its beauty has further been enhanced by a small size lake in the center with a floating island & 9-hole golf course here are the other interesting places to cover, 12th century’s temples which are dedicated to Khajji Nag within the temple is life size wooden images of the five Pandav brothers.. Return to Dalhousie and overnight at Dalhousie.
After morning breakfast checkout from Dalhousie and take a move to Amritsar by road on arrival check in at hotel and later evening visit Wagah Border to see Flag Retreat Ceremony- Wagah, an army outpost on Indo-Pak border 30 Kms from Amritsar where the daily highlight is the evening “Beating the Retreat” ceremony. Soldiers from both countries march in perfect drill, going through the steps of bringing down their respective national flags. As the sun goes down, nationalistic fervor rises & lights are turned on marking the end of the day amidst thunderous applause. Return to hotel. Overnight stay in Amritsar.
Early morning after breakfast checkout from hotel and will visit to Jallianwalan Bagh & Golden Temple. Later proceed for Delhi your return Journey.