One of the most beautiful regions of India, this 'Dev Bhumi' or the land of the Gods encompasses extremes, from the dry, high-altitude deserts of Lahaul-Spiti to the verdant greens of Shimla and around. Expect apple orchards, pine and deodar forests, gentle terrace farms and the brilliant vista of the snow capped mountains all around.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Delhi To Shimla
On arrival at Delhi Airport or Railway Station we straight drive to Shimla. (Approxi.9 to10 hrs / 385km from Delhi ). On arrival at Shimla check into hotel/resort. Rest of the day is free. Overnight stay at the hotel / resort.
Day 2: Shimla Sightseeing
Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel. Today excursion tour to Kufri. Kufri is famous for its Himalayan National Park, Poney and Yak Ride and one can see the endless Himalayan Panorama from Kufri. After lunch sightseeing of various places in and around. Shimla mosques built in (1830), Vice regal Lodge built in (1885), Christ Church built in (1844), The Gaiety Theatre- the first beauty contest of world was supposed to start (1887), The Grind lays Bank (1912) - the world wide bank started by Robert Melville Grind lay, The Scandal Point and The famous Shopping Plaza of the North The Mall. Overnight stay at the hotel / resort.
Day 3: Shimla To Manali
This morning after an early breakfast we drive to Manali (Approx. 8 to 9 hrs/ 290 km drive) the gateway to the Rohtang pass. En route visit to Pandho Dem and Hanogi Mata Temple. On arrival at Manali check into the hotel / resort. Overnight stay at the hotel / resort.
Travel from Shimla to Manali
Day 4: Manali Sightseeing
After breakfast sightseeing of places in and around Manali, Like Hadimba Temple, Manu Temple, Vashisht Bath, Van Vihar, Tibetan Monastery, Club House and evening shopping at the local market Mall Road. Overnight stay at the hotel / resort.
Day 5: Excursion To Rohtang Pass
Today excursion to Rohtang Pass. Situated at an altitude of 3979 mtrs above sea level and 51 kms outside Manali is the mighty Rohtang Pass - the gateway to Lahaul - Spiti valley. It affords a wide panoramic view of the mountains. Here one sees the majesty of the mountains at its height and splendor. At the top of the pass the air seems to glitter against the snow as you look down over herringboned ridges into the Lahaul valley. Free time to play and enjoy in the snow. We return to Manali. Evening is free for shopping. Overnight stay the hotel / resort.
Day 6: Manali To Chandigarh
After an early breakfast we drive to Chandigarh (Approx.10hrs / 320 km). On the way visit Kullu Vaishno Devi Temple, Kullu shawl weaving industry. Chandigarh is the 1st planned modern city of India designed by the French architect Le Corbusier. The city was named after the mother goddess of power, Chandi, whose Temple Chandimandu is a feature of the new city. On arrival at Chandigarh, check into the hotel / resort. Evening is free to unwind and relax. Overnight stay at the hotel / resort.
Travel from Manali to Chandigarh
Day 7: Departure
After breakfast check out the hotel. Visit Rose Garden, Rock Garden, Lake. Thereafter we drop you to Chandigarh airport or railway station or drive to Delhi (Approx. 4-5 hrs / 250 km) from where you will be dropped at the Airport or Railway station for your onward Journey with sweet memories of the tour.