TOUR DETAILS

DAY 1:

DELHI - SHIMLA (380 km / 10 hrs DRIVE)

In the morning drive to Shimla. Shimla perched at 7000 feet above sea level, the heady combinations of Chill mountain air, orchards and colonial charms still make Shimla a dream get away. Upon arrival check-in to your hotel, Full day city tour - The Ridge - famous for its neo - Gothic structures, Lakkar Bazaar - popular for its wood crafts and souvenirs , Jakhoo Hill, St. Michael's Cathedral and State Museum. For Overnight stay in Shimla.

DAY 2:

SHIMLA CITY TOUR

Morning tour of Shimla - Kalabadevi 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 exotic of nature as a place surrounded by dense forest and snow capped mountains amidst virgin peaks and natures flora and fauna where one can completely relax and tune oneself for natural beauty, evening free to enjoy the scenic beauty of Kufri. Overnight at Hotel in Shimla.

DAY 3:

SHIMLA - MANALI (360 km / 10 hrs DRIVE)

In the morning drive to Manali take you to the valley of Gods, is a combination of natural splendor and rich cultural heritage. On arrival check-in at the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.

DAY 4:

MANALI - LOCAL SIGHT SEEING

Walk through town visiting newly constructed Buddhist Monastery. Hadimba Devi temple-It is small temple situated in the dense forest is very interesting. Hadimba is said to be the wife of Bhima from the epic of Mahabharata. Vashist, it is an extremely picturesque little place clinging to the steep hill side. 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. Dinner and Overnight at Manali.

DAY 5:

MANALI - ROHTANG PASS (AT OWN COST)

This morning you visit the Solang Valley and the not to be missed Rohtang Pass, 51 km from Manali at an altitude of 3978 meters. Enjoy this snowy haven. Evening back to Manali. Stay overnight at hotel.

DAY 6:

MANALI - DHARMASHALA (225 km / 8 hrs DRIVE)

Morning drive to Dharamshala (235kms/ 7 hours drive), on arrival check in at the Hotel. In the evening local tour of Dharamshala visiting the Official residence of Dalai Lama the exiled Tibetan Leader, McLeodganj, Palampur etc. Overnight stay at hotel.

DAY 7:

DHARMASHALA - DELHOUSIE (95 km /4 hrs)

Morning after breakfast departs for Dalhousie (140kms /4 hrs.) Situated at 2039 mts in the outer slopes of the Dhaula Dhar range with its natural beauty and natural surroundings. On arrival check- in at the hotel. Rest of the day for leisure and shopping. Overnight at the hotel.

DAY 8:

DHARMASHALA - KHAJJIAR - DHARMASHALA

Full day sightseeing to Khajjiar, 22 kms from. Dalhousie. It's 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 here are the other interesting places to cover. Return to Dalhousie and overnight at the hotel.

DAY 9:

DHARMASHALA - AMRITSIR (191km / 5 hrs)

After Breakfast we checkout from Dalhousie and proceed for Amritsar by road on arrival checkin at hotel and later visit Indo-Pak Wagah Border to watch Flag Retreat Ceremony- Wagah, an army outpost on Indo-Pak border 30 Kms from Amritsar where the daily highlight is the evening "Beating the Retreat" ceremony. Soldiers from both countries march in perfect drill, going through the steps of bringing down their respective national flags. As the sun goes down, nationalistic fervour rises and lights are switched on marking the end of the day amidst thunderous applause. Return to hotel. Overnight stay in Amritsar.

DAY 10:

AMRITSIR

After breakfast. Start your full day city tour with the blessings of Golden Temple-the most important sikh shrine which is also called Mecca for the Sikhs is a living symbol of the spiritual and historical traditions of the Sikhs.

Then visit Jallianwala Bagh- where, on April 13, 1919, British and Gurkha soldiers opened fire on an unarmed forbidden gathering, killing hundreds of civilians. After lunch visit Maharaja Ranjit Singh Summer Palace Museum- The summer place of Maharaja Ranjit Singh which is situated in the heart of Ram Bagh, Amritsar. Overnight at Amritsar.

DAY 11:

AMRITSIR TO RAILWAY STATION DROP

After breakfast we checkout from hotel and drop at Railway Station / Airport.