Shimla-Manali-Dalhousie

Duration

11 Days

Destination

Himachal

Cities

11

DAY 1

Delhi Shimla

Arrive at Delhi and reach Shimla in the night where nature beckons you.


DAY 2

Shimla

Visit Kufri – winter sports Capital, Indira Bungalow and Himalayan Zoo. Visit mall road a tantalizing shopping area with old colonial buildings where you will shop till you drop and carry souvenirs to cherish the memories for your whole life, and viist restaurants that are gourments delight, at the top end of the mall is scandal point. Bow your heads at Shimla church.


DAY 3

Shimla Manali

On the way to Manali feast your eyes on Pandoh Dam, beas Sutlaj Link Project, Kullu Valley and Dassehra Maidan. Visit Shawl factory at Kullu where magic is woven into warmth. Arrive at Manali in the evening.


DAY 4

Manali Rohtang Manali

Enjoy spectacular drive towards Rohtang snow point. Play with snow at leisure. Please Note: Rohtang pass is 51 Km. Away from Manali. This pass is not accessible for almost 8 months in a year as it is covered by snow. We generally visit the snow point on Rohtang road, which is permitted by the Border Security Force.


DAY 5

Manali

Visit the ancient Hidimba temple and the marvellous natural surroundings. Manu Mandir, vashisht kund (hot water spring), club house, Solang valley, Naggar. Tibetian monestry, Jagatsukh temple, free time for shopping.


DAY 6

Manali Dharamshala

Proceed to Dharamshala and enjoy shopping at Macleodganj.


DAY 7

Dharamshala

In the morning proceed for sightseeing which includes Jwalaji & Kangada. Visit world famous Jwalaji temple at Jwalamukhi and Tapovan Chinmay Mission. In the afternoon visit Dal Lake, Dalai Lama Monastery, the place of refuge of the holy Tibetan monk and Bhagsunag Temple. Capture picturesque Kangada valley in your camera. Arrive in the evening at your hotel and relax


DAY 8

Dharamshala Dalhousie

After breakfast proceed to Dalhousie. En route experience the bountiful origin of tea at Palampur tea plantation. Arrive in the evening and check in at your hotel.


DAY 9

Dalhousie

In the morning proceed to Khajiar, which is surrounded by dense deodar forests and has a Khajjiar lake at its centre with a floating island a small temple with a golden spire and golf course. In the afternoon visit satdhara sparkling springs, subhash Bawadi, lord Dalhousie house and ajit singh smarak.


DAY 10

Dalhousie Chandigarh

In the morning leave for Chandigarh and arrive in the evening at the well planned city. Soak in the beauty of rock garden and Pinjore garden.


DAY 11

Chandigarh Delhi Departure

Arrive at Delhi. Board the train/flight for your hometown with lingering memories in mind.