Duration :10 Nights / 11 Days
Places Covered : Delhi - Shimla - Manali - Dharamshala - Dalhousie - Khajjiar - Dalhousie - Amritsar - Delhi
DAY 01: DELHI - SHIMLA BY ROAD 380 KMS 07 HOURS DRIVE
Morning leave for Shimla. Upon arrival check in at Hotel. Overnight stay at Shimla. Shimla is one of the most popular hill Resorts of the North. The town is situated at an altitude of 6810 ft, initially chosen as a sanatorium for invalid European officers, but soon developed into a big hill town and became the summer capital of the country. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 02: SHIMLA
Morning full day city tour of Shimla including the visits of Kalbadevi Temple, Jakhu Temple, Hanuman Temple or stop for a while at the beautiful stained glass - windows of Christ Church which was built in the 1850 's . Afternoon excursion to Kufri a 30 Minutes drive from Shimla, an exotica of nature as a place surrounded by dense forest and snow caped mountains amidst virgin peaks and natures flora and fauna where one can completely relax and tune oneself for natural beauty. Return back to Shimla for overnight at Hotel.
DAY 03: SHIMLA – MANALI VIA KULLU BY ROAD 260 KMS 06 HOURS DRIVE
Morning leave for the best of the himalayan hill resort of Manali via Kullu . Reach Manali and check in at Hotel. Evening free to relax & unwind. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 04: MANALI
Walk through town visiting newly constructed Buddhist Monastery. Hadimba Devi temple. It is a small temple situated in the dense forest is very intresting. Hadimba is said to be the wife of Bhima from the epic of Mahabharata. On the way up to the village you come upon the Vashist hot baths where a natural sulphar spring is piped into a modern bath -house. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 05: MANALI
Full day tour of Rohtang Pass - The majesty of the mountains and the glaciers can be seen at their best, you have next two hours to enjoy this snowy haven. Take a sledge ride down the slopes, try your luck climbing the little snowhills. On you're descents to Manali, halt at the Rahalla falls and Solang Valley.The Magnificent views and natural beauty are a never-ending source of delight. Also halt at Marhi, Ralha falls, Nehru Kund. Return to the hotel for Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 06: MANALI - DHARAMSHALA BY ROAD 280 KMS 06 HOURS DRIVE
Morning drive to Dharamshala where low rolling hills criss crossed by narrow fast- flowing streams, scores of tiny hamlets , lush tea gardens and paddy fields with the backdrop of the Majestic Dhauladhar Mountains. Enroute visit Chamunda Devi Temples. After settling into the resort, explore the town, replete with Tibetan culture and the residence of His Holiness, The Dalai Lama. Overnight at Dharamshala for your Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 07: DHARAMSHALA
Full day sightseeing tour of Dharamshala. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 08: DHARAMSHALA - DALHOUSIE BY ROAD 125 KMS 04 HOURS DRIVE
Morning leave for the Dalhouise. It is one of the most scenic saucer shaped Plateau and is surrounded by dense pine and deodar forests, its beauty has further been enhanced by a small lake in the center with a floating island and 9-hole golf course. Afternoon free to relax and unwind. Overnight stay at Hotel.
DAY 09: DALHOUSIE - KHAJJIAR - DALHOUSIE
Today embark on an excursion to Khajjiar ( 18 kms ) often called ' India's Switzerland '. Along its exquisite glade is a small lake fed by streams that treverse the green carpet. Enjoy the panoramic view and drive back to Dalhousie. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 10: DALHOUSIE - AMRITSAR BY ROAD 195 KM 05 HOURS DRIVE
Morning leave for Amritsar. Arrive Amritsar and check in at Hotel. Afternoon sightseeing tour of Amritsar Golden Temple, Jallianwala bagh and Excursion to Wagha Border. Overnight stay at Hotel.
DAY 11: AMRITSAR - DELHI ( BY TRAIN DEP : 0510 HRS ARR : 11.10 HRS )
Early morning transfer to railway station to board train for Delhi. On arrival Transfer to Airport to board Flight for Onward Journey.