Nestled in the Himalayas and truly a travellers paradise, Himachal is blessed with spectacular landscapes, mighty snow peaks, deep gorges, lush green valleys, flower filled meadows, misty woods, fast flowing icy rivers, glaciers and enchanting lakes. While the picturesque valleys of Kulu, Kinnaur and Kangra are a riot of colours, in marked contrast the barren terrain of Lahaul & Spiti have a stunning lunar landscape like beauty.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 01 : Arrive Delhi – On To Shimla (330 Kms / Approx 8-9 Hrs ) At Chandigarh (105 Kms/approx 3 Hrs)
Welcome to your " Golden Triangle with Himachal Delight" tour! On arrival at the Delhi airport or Delhi railway station (on your own), 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.
Day 02 : In Shimla Excursion To Kufri
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.
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. Manali : Once called the "end of the habitable world," Manali is an important Shimla Hills station of northern India and is the destination of thousands of tourists every year. Its cool atmosphere provides a perfect haven for the ones afflicted by the hot Indian summers. Besides offering quite a few places for sightseeing, Manali is also famous for adventure sports like skiing, hiking, mountaineering, paragliding, rafting, trekking, kayaking, and mountain biking. In brief, Manali- the veritable "valley of the Gods"- is an ideal place for the ones in search
of both adventure and comfort
Travel from Shimla to Manali
Day 04 : In Manali
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. Hidimba Devi Temple: An ancient cave temple entirely dedicated to Hidimba Devi, is circumscribed by cedar
forest. The deity image in this temple is that of a huge rock which was built in 1553. Manali Gompa (Tibetan Monastery): The Manali Gompa servs as an important gathering place for Buddists
from Lahaul, Spiti, Kinnaur, Ladakh, Nepal, Tibbet. Built in the 1960s, the new monastery is famous for its wall paintings, chortens and a large statue of Lord Buddha. Vashist Hot Water Springs and Temple: Just about 3 kms from Manali, spread across the Beas River is Vashist, a village with natural sulphur springs. Comprising of modern bathhouses, Turkish-style showers travelers come here for medicinal benefit. There is also a pair of old stone temples, dedicated to the local patron saint
Vashista. Club House: The Club House with its comprehensive facilities that include a roller skating rink, an auditorium,
billiards rooms, a library, a bar and restaurant makes wonderful outing for the day. You can enjoy various indoor and outdoor sports in the club by taking due permission at the reception along with a nominal fee.
A tiny local, situated on the banks of the majestic River Ravi, Vashisht is bestowed with natural springs and fabulous sand stone temples. The Vasisht Kund temple is dedicated...
Vashistha Kund, Manali,Himachal pradesh,
Day 05 : In Manali * Excursion To Rohatang Pass / Snow Point ( At Own Cost )
This morning proceed on a day excursion to the Rohtang Pass. Carry warm cloths like hand gloves, muffler, sweater, shawl, and 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.
Gulaba Camp is located near the Solang Valley in Himachal Pradesh. Its a hotspot for tourists from in and around the globe for its exotic location.A scenic location well known...
Rotang Pass Road, Manali, India
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Day 06: Manali To Delhi
Breakfast at hotel and proceed to Delhi lunch on the way to Delhi. On arrival, check in to the hotel. Day is at leisure. Overnight stay at Delhi.
Travel from Manali to Delhi
Taxi to Kulu, fly
Day 07: Delhi – Agra (200 Kms - 4.30 Hrs. Drive) (Taj Closed On Fridays)
Breakfast at hotel and proceed Delhi sightseeing tour visit Qutab Minar, Lotus Temple, Humayun's Tomb, Akshar Dham, India Gate, in New Delhi. (Can stop for lunch during the sightseeing and our driver will assist you).
Take this excursion to Fatehpur Sikri and be amazed at the complex of monuments and temples, all in a beautiful blend of Hindu and Islamic architectural styles. The buildings ...
Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India
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Travel from Agra to Jaipur
Day 09 : Jaipur City Tour
After breakfast drive to Amber Palace. Enjoy Elephant Back ascent to the Fort. Amber Fort Palace, City Palace, Jantar Mantar, Hawa Mahal. Afternoon half day city tour of Jaipur. Visit: City Palace, Royal Observatory, Hawa Mahal, Pink City and Raj Mandir Cinema Hall. Evening free and overnight stay at hotel.