Scenic Himachal
Delhi - Shimla - Manali - Dharamshala - Dalhousie - Delhi
Scenic Himachal
Places Covering : Delhi - Shimla - Manali - Dharamshala - Dalhousie - Delhi

Himachal Pradesh is a beautiful hill state in northern India nestles in western Himalayas. The state stands apart from its neighbours in terms of its sheer topographic diversity and breathtaking pristine natural beauty. From vast tracts of high-altitude Trans-Himalayan desert to dense green deodar forests, from apple orchards to cultivated terraces, from snow capped high Himalayan mountain ranges to snow fed lakes and gushing rivers.

ITINERARY
DAY 1
  • Dinner
    Arrive Delhi – On to Shimla (343 kms. / Approx 10 Hours)

    Assistance on arrival at Delhi Airport / Railway Station you will be drive to Shimla the former summer capital of British India, set amidst the snow capped Shivalik Mountains which offers some of the most stunning views of the mighty Himalayas where on arrival you will check into your hotel. The rest of the evening is at leisure. Overnight at Hotel

DAY 2
  • BreakfastDinner
    In Shimla * Excursion to Kufri (30 kms.)

    Morning after Breakfast at hotel depart for a half-day excursion to Kufri , famous for its trekking and hiking trails. You can also visit Indira Tourist Park from where you get a panoramic view of the locations around. Enjoy a pony or a yak ride. (on direct payment basis) around the park. You will return to Shimla and visit 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. the rest of the day is free to relax or explore the local markets as you stroll on Mall road. Overnight at Hotel.

DAY 3
  • BreakfastDinner
    On to Manali (280 kms. / approx 10 hours drive)

    Morning after breakfast, Today enjoy your drive past the banks of the river Beas to Manali. On arrival into Manali, check into your hotel. The evening is at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.

DAY 4
  • BreakfastDinner
    In Manali- Local Sightseeing

    Morning after breakfast,During your city tour today, visit the Hadimba Temple and the Tibetan Monastery which houses several images of Lord Buddha and Tankha paintings. Vashisth Hot water springs, Vashisth Temple, Club house. The evening is free to relax or stroll and shop at the Mall road. Overnight stay at the hotel.

DAY 5
  • BreakfastDinner
    In Manali * Excursion to Rohatang Pass / Snow Point

    Morning after breakfast,day excursion to the Rohtang Pass. Carry warm cloths like hand gloves, muffler, sweater, shawl, & sports shoes etc. Rohtang pass is situated at an altitude of 4,111 meters (13,400 ft.). 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 snow hills. 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. Enroute visit Kothi,Gulaba,Marhi and enjoy skiing, paragliding and other adventurous activities(cost not included). If roads to Rohtang Pass are closed, then visit Snow Point where ponies/horses can be hired directly. The rest of the day is free to explore this picturesque town on your own. Overnight stay at Manali

DAY 6
  • BreakfastDinner
    On to Dharamshala (265 kms. / approx. 8-10 hours drive)

    Today after Breakfast drive to Dharamshala and en route visit to Kullu, Pandoh Dam, Vaidyanath Shiva Temple, Baijnath and Chamunda Devi Temple at Chamunda. Dinner and overnight at Dharamshala

DAY 7
  • BreakfastDinner
    On to Dalhousie (145 kms. / approx. 4 hours drive)

    Morning after breakfast, visit to Dalai Lama, Bhagsu Nag. After that drive to Dalhousie. Dinner and overnight at Dalhousie.

DAY 8
  • BreakfastDinner
    Excursion to Khajjiar (23 kms. / approx 1 hour drive)

    Drive to Khajjiar, a scenic spot set amidst a backdrop of dense pines, deodars and lush green meadow. Khajjar is exquisitely nestled down in the foothills of the imposing Dhauladhar ranges of the Western Himalayas providing a panaromic and breathtaking view to the visitors. Dinner and over Night Stay at Dalhousie.

DAY 9
  • Breakfast
    Dalhousie to Delhi (480 kms. / approx. 12 - 14 hours. drive)

    After breakfast drive to Delhi and drop in the evening to railway station or Airport. Tour ends with beautiful memories of a great holiday.