Grand Himachal Tour
10 day trip –Shimla/Manali/Dharamshala/Dalhousie
- A day’s trip to Kufri & local sightseeing in Shimla
- Fun activities at Rohtang Pass & Solang Valley.
- Local sightseeing in Manali.
- Leisure time on The Mall Road in Shimla & Manali
- Sightseeing in Dharamshala
- Visit Khajjiar in Dalhousie
- Drive towards Delhi for onward journey
Day 1 – Private Cab Transfer from Chandigarh to Shimla.
Day 2 – Local Sightseeing in Shimla & Kufri Visit
Day 3 – Drive from Shimla to Manali
Day 4 – Local Sightseeing in Manali
Day 5 – Visit Solang Valley and Snow Point
Day 6 – Transfer to Dharamshala
Day 7 – Sightseeing in Dharamshala
Day 8 – Transfer to Dalhousie
Day 9 – Day Trip to Khajjiar
Day 10 – Drive towards Delhi for onward journey
Day 1: Chandigarh– Shimla (110 kms/3 hrs)
As soon as you arrive at Chandigarh, you are transferred by our representatives to Shimla. It is nestled in the Shivalik Ranges and is a stunning place to visit on a honeymoon with views of the snow capped Himalayan ranges and far stretching valleys. On reaching this destination, you will check in at the hotel with your beloved and rest for the night.
Day 2: – Day trip to Kufri; Local sightseeing on return
Early morning after breakfast, you are taken on an excursion to the skiing resort of Kufri, covering Naldehra on the way. In the afternoon, you are taken to visit some of the best city attractions such as Indian Institute of Advanced Studies & Jakhu Temple. In the evening you will enjoy shopping at The Mall and The Ridge. Overnight in Shimla.
Day 3: Transfer to Manali (240 kms/8 hrs)
Post breakfast, check out from the hotel in Shimla and travel by surface transport to Manali. It’s an 8 hour long journey. You may visit Kullu Shawl Factory & Rabbit farm on way to Manali. On arrival in Manali, you will check-in to hotel & retire for the night after dinner. Overnight in Manali.
Day 4: Half –day local Sightseeing in Manali
After enjoying a delicious breakfast at the hotel, start local sightseeing tour of Manali to visit its prominent attractions. You may start your tour with a visit to the famous Hadimba Temple. Thereafter, visit the Vashist village, which is popular for its hot water springs and several revered shrines. Another must-visit place at this destination is Nehru Kund, Tibetian Monastery & Club House. In the evening, you can either explore its numerous places of interest or take a stroll on the popular Mall Road. Later, return to the hotel for dinner and an overnight stay. Overnight in Manali.
Day 5: Day trip to Solang Valley & Snow Point (Rohtang Pass closed on Tuesday)
The fifth day is even more thrilling with a trip that helps you explore Rohtang Pass, Kothi Gorge, Marhi & Gulaba (as per weather/ road conditions). You will also love playing with snow at the Solang Valley. Evening return to hotel. Overnight in Manali.
Important Note – Rohtang Pass visit will be subject to NGT permission (National Green Tribunal). Alternate sight-seeing will be provided in case of any deviation !
Day 6: Transfer to Dharamshala (240 kms/8 hrs) After having breakfast, hit the road to Dharamshala. On the way, let the cool breeze come while treating your eyes to the scenic, spread all around. After arrival in Dharamshala, check-in at the hotel. Spend the evening as per your own liking. Overnight in Dharamshala.
Day 7: Sightseeing in Dharamshala The day after breakfast is for visiting the prime attractions of Dharamshala including the Tibetan Medical Centre for Cancer, Dharamshala cricket ground, Church of St. John- an Anglican church, the popular local monasteries where you can try meditating. The evening is at leisure. Overnight in Dharamshala.
Day 8: Dharamshala – Dalhousie (140 kms/4 hrs) After breakfast, begin driving towards Dalhousie, another beautiful hill station. The evening is free. Founded by Lord Dalhousie in 1854, Dalhousie boasts of a relaxed feel, cool fresh breeze verdant expanses of green and a pleasant climate. You are free to explore the place on your own. Overnight in Dalhousie.
Day 9: Day trip to Khajjiar Upon breakfast, proceed to Khajjiar. Lush green meadows of this town have lead to its christening as The Mini Switzerland of India. At the middle of the foothills is the picturesque Khajjiar Lake, tranquil and serene. The day is to be spent at leisure. Evening return to hotel in Dalhousie. Overnight in Dalhousie.
Day 10: Dalhousie – Chandigarh (318 kms/8-10 hrs) Today is the last day of the Grand Himachal tour. Have your breakfast and complete the check-out formalities. Start driving to Chandigarh for your onward journey.