Shimla, Manali and Dalhousie with Golden Temple

Days:
7 N/8 D
Starting City:
Chandigarh
Validity:
Dec. 4, 2018
Hotels Included:

Inclusions

Make your trip memorable and luxurious availing surplus benefits.

  • Accommodation
  • Transfer


General information about Shimla, Manali and Dalhousie with Golden Temple

Shimla is the capital of the northern Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, in the Himalayan foothills. Once the summer capital of British India, it remains the terminus of the narrow-gauge Kalka-Shimla Railway, completed in 1903. It’s also known for the handicraft shops that line The Mall, a pedestrian avenue, as well as the Lakkar Bazaar, a market specializing in wooden toys and crafts. Manali is a high-altitude Himalayan resort town in India’s northern Himachal Pradesh state. It has a reputation as a backpacking center and honeymoon destination. Set on the Beas River, it’s a gateway for skiing in the Solang Valley and trekking in Parvati Valley. It's also a jumping-off point for paragliding, rafting, and mountaineering in the Pir Panjal mountains, home to 4,000m-high Rohtang PassDalhousie is a high-altitude town spread across 5 hills near the Dhauladhar mountain range in the north Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. It's home to colonial-era buildings, including St. Francis and St. John’s churches, which date back to the rule of the British Raj in the 1800s.

Day 1

Arrival at Chandigarh and travel for Shimla.It is fondly called as the Queen of Hill Stations surrounded by forests of pine, oak, and rhododendron. Despite its modernity, Shimla still retains its colonial air, and is one of the most popular hill stations in India. The next two days are spend at leisure walking around the Valley and visiting the Mall Road. Shimla is a complete relaxing and enjoyable place. Upon arrival check in hotel. Overnight stay at hotel

Stay At: Alpine Hilden

Meals: Breakfast Included

Day 2

Morning after breakfast proceed to visit Kufri: This is famous for its wide views and ski slopes. An enjoyable walk leads up to the Mahasu Peak. At Kufri, Himachal Tourism runs Cafe Lalit. Later visit Chail provides many bounties of nature. Once the summer capital of Maharaja of Patiala, the Kingly Palace decorated with some historical objects as well. Also famous for the world's highest Cricket Ground, Wildlife Sactuary and Sidh Baba ka Mandir. Visit The Mall Road: It was constructed keeping in mind the traffic on this route. Entry of vehicles was banned though the cycle rickshaws were allowed. It has been built in a very strategic and planned way. Rest of time free for leisure. Overnight stay at hotel.

Stay At: Alpine Hilden

Meals: Breakfast Included

Day 3

Morning breakfast in hotel. After drive to Manali en route we visit the Kullu Valley. Upon arrival check-in to the hotel. Rest of day free for leisure. Overnight stay at hotel.

Stay At: Ocean Blue

Meals: Breakfast Included

Day 4

Morning breakfast in hotel. After going to full day sightseeing of Manali Hadimba Temple (1 km): Built in 1553 with a superbly crafted four tiered pagoda roof, it is famous for its exquisitely carved doorway.Manu Temple .This is dedicated to the sage Manu situated at old Manali.Vashisth Math Well known for its hot springs. There are old temples dedicated to the sage Vashisth and to Lord Rama .Monasteries There are three recently built Tibetan monasteries at Manali.

Stay At: Ocean Blue

Meals: Breakfast Included

Day 5

Morning after breakfast take an excursion to the Rohtang Pass. On the road to Key long is the Nehru Kund (6km) which is a clear water spring scenic spot named after the Late Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru. Kothi (12km) is a picturesque village and has a thrilling view of the deep gorge through which the Beas swiftly races. The beautiful Rahalla falls (16km) are at at altitude of 2500m. A crucial link on the old trade route and still the gateway to trans Himalayan Lahaul, the Rohtang Pass is at height of 3978 m. We return back to hotel for overnight stay.

Stay At: Ocean Blue

Meals: Breakfast Included

Day 6

Today, you will be proceed to Dalhousie, upon arrival check in at the hotel. Spend the afternoon visiting Panchpula, Subash Baoli, St. John's Church and St. Francis Church at leisure and overnight stay at the hotel.

Stay At: Dalhousie Hills

Meals: Breakfast Included

Day 7

Early morning check out from hotel and transfer by surface to Amritsar. Directly transfer to the Wagah Border. Evening visit to the Golden Temple and overnight stay at hotel.

Stay At: HUMBLE HOTELS

Meals: Breakfast Included

Day 8

After breakfast you will be transfer to Airport/Railway Station for your onward journey.

Stay At: HUMBLE HOTELS

Meals: Breakfast Included