06 Nights / 07 Days
Cost of your round trip economy class airfare included for the duration of the tour.
TBA and Choice of Airlines is not permitted.
Though you may book the holiday for a particular date, your departure could early morning on same date or late night on the previous date. If you are planning your travel to departure city / airport, kindly make provision for the same.
Example: If you book your holiday for 18th, your departure could be either on 18th early morning like 1:00/2:00 am or 17th late night like 10:30/11:00 pm.
Welcome onboard a wonderful tour to one of the most happening destination - Himachal! Today, we start a scenic drive from Delhi meeting point towards Shimla. Situated in the Himalayan ranges, Shimla is a picturesque hill station in Himachal Pradesh. Check in at the resort and relax. Over-night at the resort (Manla homes is 10-15 KM away from main Shimla city). (D)
Note – Tourists coming down from other cities on their own have to reach Delhi latest by 8am on the day of departure. The pickup will be from Meeting Point and the vehicles shall depart at 09.00 am from the respective hotel and Tourists coming down from other cities on their own have to reach Chandigarh latest by 1200 am on the day of departure.
Today morning after a filling delicious breakfast, visit Naldhera. It boasts of the oldest 9 hole golf course in the country. Crowned with a springing turf the Golf Course was suggested by Lord Curzon. He was so enchanted by the place that he gave his daughter Alexendra, "Naldehra" as her second name. The Naga temple is also situated here and Naldehra derives it's name from it.
Later drive to Kufri derives its name from ‘Kufri’ which means lake. It is especially popular among trekkers. The salubrious climate and stunning natural beauty makes Kufri a perfect summer getaway. Kufri is also a haven for nature enthusiasts and wildlife lovers as the Himalayan Nature Park is situated on the outskirts of the town. The Park is home to over 180 varieties of fauna. Visit Kufri Fun Campus.
Thereafter visit the famous mall road of Shimla. Visit the Scandal Point, Jhakoo Temple (private vehicles do not have access to Jhakoo temple because of the location. The guests can take a shared taxi available on Mall Road and visit the temple. It’s advisable to visit the temple before it turns dark; hence the guests can first visit the temple and then spend time on the mall road.) After temple of Shopping time, return to your hotel for a mouth watering dinner. Overnight in the resort. (B, D)
After an early breakfast, depart for Manali by road. Enjoy the scenic beauty of enchanting Kullu Valley while you drive to Manali. In Hinduism, Manu was said to have survived a great flood that destroyed the rest of the world. He then recreated mankind in this Kullu Valley town. Boost your adrenaline rush while you enjoy White Water Rafting in the gushing waters of the Beas River (on your own). Later arrive in Manali and check in at the hotel. Overnight in the hotel.
After early breakfast enjoy a breathtaking drive to Snow Point on the road to Rohthang Pass (Closed On Tuesdays). Known for its scenic beauty, Rohtang Pass holds strategic importance for India. Manali-Leh Highway, a part of NH 21, transverses Rohtang Pass. The name Rohtang means ‘ground of corpses’ due to the number of people who lost their lives trying to cross it. Besides Lahaul and Spiti, Rohtang Pass also serves as the gateway to Pangi and the valley of Leh. The Pass offers beautiful sights of glaciers, peaks, Lahaul Valley and the Chandra River. The twin peaks of Geypan are also visible from Rohtang. Later visit the famous Solang Valley. Solang Valley, locally known as Solang Nullah, is renowned as the preferred location for adventure activities in Himachal Pradesh. For those who love the rush of adrenaline; there is no place better than Solang in Kullu Valley to indulge in parachuting, paragliding, skating and zorbing. It is 8500 feet above mean sea level. Solang is not just about adventure activities. Its lush greenery, apple orchards, snowcapped peaks and lakes attracts lacs of visitors. Return to hotel by the evening. Enjoy Dinner and overnight in hotel. (Currently Snow Point is not included in itinerary as there is still some issue to be resolved with Green Tribunal) (B, D).
After breakfast, visit Naggar. Naggar was the former capital of Kullu. It was founded by Raja Visudhpal and continued as a headquarters of the State until the capital was transferred to Sultanpur (Kullu) by Jagat Singh in 1460 A.D. Today this ancient and beautiful Palace is a popular tourist spot. Prof. Late Nicholas Roerich, a reputed artist had chosen Naggar as his residence when he came to India in 1929. The house has now been converted in an art gallery which houses numbers of rare paintings and other specimen of art in Naggar. After lunch, enjoy Manali Local Sightseeing. Visit Hadimba Temple, Vashisth Kund. Hadimba temple, Also known as the Doongri Temple, is a four-tiered pagoda-like wooden temple standing in deodar trees and has beautiful carvings on its ornamental door. Dedicated to Hadimba, the wife of Bhim, this temple is the venue for an annual fair held during May. Vashishta Springs, are located across the Beas River, about 3 km away from Manali, at an altitude of 1,982 meters (6,200 feet) and are the natural sulphur hot springs. Enjoy the evening on the mall road where you can buy souvenirs and handicrafts (on your own). Overnight in hotel. (B, D)
After breakfast, we have a goodbye to Manali and drive to Zirakpur/Panchkula by road. Visit the well known Kullu Vaishnomata Temple in Kullu. Later check in at the hotel in Zirakpur/Panchkula. Overnight at the hotel. (B, D)
Last day of the tour, today after early breakfast, proceed to Delhi. The mesmerizing tour concludes as the coach drops you at Delhi Domestic Airport. You can aboard your further connection for your place with innumerable Himachal memories! (B) Tour End.
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