|Duration||11 Nights / 12 Days|
|Best Time||April - July|
|Routing||Delhi – Haridwar - Rishikesh - Shimla - Kufri - Chail - Shimla - Manali - Dharamshala - Khajjiar - Dalhousie - Pathankot - Delhi|
DAY 01 :
Early morning board train to Haridwar, ETD 0655 hrs. On arrival at Haridwar ETA 1110 hrs. Meet to our staff, continue sightseeing of the Holy City, visit Mansa Devi, Kankhal Temple, Ashrams and Ghat, evening withness the Ganga Aarti at Har Ki Pauri Ghat, later drive to Rishikesh 24km. On arrival check in. Dinner andn overnight at hotel.
DAY 02 :
After breakfast full day local sightseeing, visit Laxman Jhula, Ram Jhula, Bhart Temple & Triveni Ghat. Evening again witness the Ganga ceremony at Partmarth Niketan. Dinner and Overnight at hotel.
DAY 03 :
Morning proceed to Shimla (230 kms / 7 hrs drive) via Yamuna Bridge & Paonta Saheb, Shimla a charming hill station, surrounded by the green pastures and snow capped hills. On arrival at Shimla check in hotel, Rest of the time leisure for walk in the Ridge and local market. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
DAY 04 :
After breakfast commence full day local sightseeing visit Jakhu Hanumna Temple, Viceregal Lodge, which once served as the seat of power and enjoy some panoramic views of Shimla, state museum and later take a stroll down the Mall Road. Night stay in Shimla.
DAY 05 :
Morning proceed for a full day excursion tour of Kufri & Chail, Kufri a popular ski resort in winters, which offers some stunning mountain views , Later drive to Chail and visit the Palace of former Maharaja of Patiyala. Return to the Hotel Evening free at leisure, Night stay in Shimla.
DAY 06 :
Early Morning transfer by road to Manali (285 kms/7 – 8 hrs), located in the ancient Kullu valley, surrounded by towering peaks at an arm length. Arrive and check in the hotel,Rest of the day is at leisure to visit the local markets, Night stay in Manali.
DAY 07 :
Morning proceed to visit the Rohtang Pass (51 kms / 2 hrs) , the highest point in Manali at a height of 4,112 m, which simply offers panoramic view of mountains rising far above the clouds & which are simply breathtaking. Late afternoon return back to Manali & rest of the evening is at leisure, Night stay in Manali.
DAY 08 :
Morning proceed to Visit the 450 years old Hidimbadevi Temple, the oldest temple in Manali, Tibetean center & monastery, Vasisth village, known for its hot Sulpher springs. Rest of the day is at leisure for shopping and individual activities, Night stay in Manali.
DAY 09 :
Morning proceed by road to Dharamshala (280 kms / 6-7 hrs), magnificently set to the background of the Dhauldhar mountains and the seat of his Holiness, the Dalai Lama, the leader of the Tibetans, since 1960. Arrive and check in to hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure Night stay in Dharamshala.
DAY 10 :
Morning proceed to visit the Baijnath temple, one of the 12 Jyotirlingas. Later visit the Tibetan monastery in Maclodganj (upper Dharamshala) a seat of Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama. Rest of the day is at leisure or explore local Tibetan markets at the Maclodgunj, Night stay in Dharamshala.
DAY 11 :
Early Morning check out from the Hotel & transfer by road to Khajjiar (220 kms/6 hrs) popularly known as the mini Swiss for its snow capped mountains and pine trees. Arrive & check in resort .Rest of the day is at leisure. Night stay in Khajjiar.
DAY 12 :
Morning check out from the Hotel & then proceed by road to Dalhousie (40 kms/ 1 hr) sprawled over five hills ranging from 1,600 – 2,400 meters offering breathtaking vies of the Dhaladhar mountain ranges. Rest of the day is at leisure to take leisurely walks on the mall road Night stay in Dalhousie.
DAY 13 :
Morning proceed for a scenic walk to the Satdhara (seven springs) said to contain mica and medicinal properties (4 kms/1 hr) ,Martyr’s memorial at Panchpula (five bridges), Return back to hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure Night stay in Dalhousie.
DAY 14 :
Morning free at Leisure. Later Transfer to railway station / airport for your onward destination.
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