Himachal Pradesh is a northern Indian state in the Himalayas. It's home to scenic mountain towns and resorts such as Dalhousie. Host to the Dalai Lama, Himachal Pradesh has a strong Tibetan presence. This is reflected in its Buddhist temples and monasteries, as well as its vibrant Tibetan New Year celebrations. The region is also well known for its trekking, climbing and skiing areas.
Day 01: Arrive Delhi, transfer to Shimla. (380kms/ Approx 09 hrs )
Arrive Delhi Airport/Station and depart for Shimla by road. Shimla the state capital of Himachal
Pradesh is surrounded by pine deodar, oak and rhododendron forests. Shimla was also the summer
capital of the British Raj. Arrive Shimla and check into your hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 02: In Shimla - local sightseeing
This morning after Breakfast enjoy an excursion to Kufri, and Naldehra. Kufri has some good hiking
trails and ski slopes, cedar forests and excellent picnic spots. Naldhera’s spruce pines, old English
style cottages and popular golf course, the oldest in India is a must see. Afternoon visit to the Mall,
stately mansions, and curiosity shops. Return to your hotel for overnight stay.
Day 03: Shimla onto Manali (260kms/ Approx 08 hrs)
After early breakfast, depart for Manali by road Enroute Visit enchanting Kullu Valley on River Beas.
Arrive and transfer to hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 04: In Manali – Local Sight Seeing
This morning visit Hidimba Temple, Manu Mandir, Vashisth Kund and Naggar Art Gallery.
Afternoon free for shopping. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
Day05: In Manali excursion to Rohtang Pass Road (Snow Point)
After early breakfast enjoy a breath taking drive to Rohtang Pass-(51 Kms) on the highway to
Keylong/Leh. The Pass is open from June to October and is a gateway to Lahaul, Spites, Pangi and
Leh Valley. Return to hotel and overnight stay.
Day 06: Manali onto Chandigarh (292kms/Approx 08 hrs)
After breakfast, depart for Chandigarh by road visiting a Kullu shawl factory enroute
Arrive and transfer to hotel in Chandigarh.Overnight at the hotel.
Day 07: Chandigarh to Delhi (283kms / Approx 07 hrs)
Today after breakfast depart for Delhi by road for onward journey.
Accommodation on Twin sharing basis.
Daily breakfast and dinner at all places.
All transfers and sightseeing by AC Vehicle.
Please note that AC will be switched off during hills
Excursion to Rohtang Pass in local transport.
All toll taxes, parking charges, driver allowances.
All currently applicable hotel taxes except GST
Any Air or Rail fare.
Any other meal not mentioned in price includes.
Any other destination not mentioned in itinerary.
Any Pony / Doli Charges in Kufri and Chail
Any monument entrance fees, camera fees, guide charges.
Any expenses of personal nature.
GST @ 5%
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