COMPLETE HIMACHAL 7 NIGHTS AND 8 DAYS FROM CHANDIGARH
Himachal Pradesh is situated in the northern region in the heart of the western Himalayas. The word Himachal means the land of the snows. This state is bordered by Jammu and Kashmir in the north, Uttar Pradesh in the south-east, China in the east, Haryana in the south and Punjab in the west and south-west. Shimla, a beautiful hill station is the state capital of the Himachal Pradesh and was the summer capital of the British Empire in India. It is veiled from the plains by the Shivalik range of mountains. The physiographic divisions from south to north are the outer Himalayas or the Shivaliks, the lesser Himalayas or the central zone and the great Himalayan and Zanskar or the northern zone. The state of Himachal Pradesh is divided into twelve districts, which are Bilaspur, Chamba, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kinnaur, Kullu, Lahual Spiti, Mandi, Shimla, Sirmaur, Solan and Una. It abounds in exotic valleys, green hill slopes, snow-capped peaks and gushing rivers and streams.
- Chandigarh: Rock Garden, Pinjore Garden, Sukhana Lake.
- Simla: Capital of Himachal Pradesh, Mall Road, Kufri – Zoo, Chini Bungalow.
- Manali: Hill station, HIdimba Temple, Vashista spring, Rohtang passes (Snow Point) Buddha Monastery.
- Dalhousie: Khajjiar, Ajit Singh Samadhi- Panchkula
- Dharamshala: Budha Monastery.
- Amritsar : Wagha border, Jallianwala bagh, Golden temple.
- Pickup & Drop
- Sightseeing as per iternary
- Breakfasts and Dinners
- Inclusive of allTaxi Taxes (Parking, Toll Tax, Green Tax, Fuel and Driver Allowances)
- Charges of Early Check in & Late Check-out
- Monument entrance fee / Camera fees.
- Any personal expensive – laundry, shopping, tip etc.
- Rohtang permit
- Air fare / Train do.
- Any adventure activity skiing, paragliding, River Rafting etc
- Meal other than specified.
- Luggage Charges in AC Volvo.
- Heater charges will be extra
- Gala Dinner
Pickup from Chandigarh and start the journey towards the Shimla. On the way, we will visit different places like Pinjore Garden, Parwanoo Timber Trail, Barog Hills, SankatMochan temple. On arrival free to stroll on the Ridge Maidan, Christ Church and the Mall Shimla. Later check-in hotel and night stay at Shimla.
Next to the fresh morning, we will go to Kufri Green valley, Fagu valley, Kufri Mini Zoo, Hassan Valley, Kufri Adventure, Horse riding, yak riding, Indra Gandhi park, forest sanctuary and Chinni Bungalow later on proceeding towards the famous picnic spots around Shimla which includes Naldehra and Mashobhra valley. Take a tour of orchards at Mashobhra valley, Golf course deep in serine woods, jungle walk at Naldehra and Talai temple. Overnight at Shimla.
And then Transfer from Shimla to Manali (260 Kms,7-8 Hours) then after leisurely breakfast check out from the hotel and transfer by road Shimla to Kullu (260 KM 8 HRS) and on the way Sundernagar lake, Pandoh dam, Hanhogi Mata temple and Kullu local market, Akhada bazaar, Ragunath temple, also do the river rafting at Kullu, sightseeing at Shawl factory and continue drive to Manali. and again overnight stay at Manali.
Manali local sightseeing. After a leisurely breakfast check out. We will visit the 450 years old Hadimba Mata temple, Manu Temple, Vashisth village known for hot water sulfur springs, Clubhouse, Buddhist Monasteries, Van Vihar and Evening Halt at Manali local market & The Mall road which is the main shopping area of the city. Best Manali Solang valley sightseeing on that day. After breakfast proceeds towards Kothi Gorge, Gulaba, Nehru Kund, Solang Valley Snow point spots. There are a wide variety of activities and adventure sports here, where you can really challenge the daredevil in you. Among these, paragliding, Ice Skeeing& other Snow Sports. On returning Visit RahallaFalls. Night stay at Manali
Now say bye-bye to manali and we will start driving to Dharamshala via Kullu and on the way sightseeing of Palampur tea garden, Baijnath Shiv Temple, Chamundadevi temple sightseeing. Reaching Dharamshala in the evening. Check-in hotel. Overnight Stay at Dharamshala.
Dharamshala Local Sightseeing – Dalhousie 130kms ~ After breakfast go to Mcleodganj, Dalai Lama temple, Bhagsu water fall, Naddi, Dal-lake and Cricket stadium .Evening is free to visit Mall road and evening time and proceed to Dalhousie . Overnight stay at Dalhousie .
Dalhousie Khajjiar(Mini Switzerland of India) - After breakfast, we will take you to visit Khajjiar via Dain Kund, Bakrota Hills, Kalatop. Khajjiar 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. One can enjoy the walks around Khajjiar and even can go for paragliding in Dalhousie. Overnight Stay at Dalhousie.
Its time to return back to Chandigarh after the breakfast we will check out from the hotel and drive for Chandigarh.