- Dharamshala Hill Station
- Manali Kullu Valley
- Shimla Capital of Himachal Prades
Destinations Covered in Tour
Shimla is the capital city of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, located in northern India. Known as the Queen of Hill Stations, Shimla became the summer capital of the British Raj during the latter half of the 19th century when the soldiers of the British army, merchants and civil servants moved up here to get relief from the scorching heat of the plains. Shimla still retains its colonial charm and ambience that is not found anywhere else in India. Shimla is one tourist destination that can be visited any time during the year. Summers are warm with cool and pleasant evenings while the winter temperatures can fall below zero and provide the perfect ambience for snuggling in front of a roaring fireplace.
Amritsar is one of the largest cities of the Punjab state in India. This city was founded by the fourth Sikh Guru, Guru Ram Das in 1574 on land bought by him for 700 rupees from the owners of the village of Tung. Earlier Guru Ram Das had begun building Santokhsar Sarovar, near the village of Sultanwind in 1564. The city has one of the most prominent Shrines of Sikhs "The Harimandir Sahib" popularly known as Golden Temple. Amritsar's central walled city has narrow zig zag streets mostly developed in the 17th and 18th century. The city is a peculiar example of an introverted planning system wit unique area called Katras.
Day 01: Shimla:
On arrival at Shimla railway station you will be received by our representative and transferred to your hotel. On arrival, check-in at your hotel. Evening free at your own leisure. Stay overnight at your hotel.
Day 02: Shimla:
Morning after breakfast move to sightseeing trip including Jakhoo hills, Zoo, Museum and Jakhoo temple. Stay overnight at your hotel.
Day 03: Shimla:
Full day excursion visiting Kufri and Fagu. Kufri, a tiny hill resort in the southern part of Himachal, is situated quiet close to Shimla. Fagu is little ahead and is quiet good for undertaking a short trekking tour. The village overlooks the Giri valley and offers a three km trek till Chharabra. Fagu is also a good picnic spot. Return come back, and stay overnight at your hotel.
Day 04: Shimla - Manali:
fter breakfast drive down to Manali. On arrival, check in your hotel. Rest of the day free at your own discretion. Stay overnight at your hotel.
Day 05: Manali:
During the day, visiting Hadimba Devi Temple, Manu Temple, Tibetan Monastery and Vashisht Village. Later in the evening back to your hotel for another night stay.
Day 06: Manali:
Full day evening excursion visiting Kothi Gorge, Gulaba, Marhi, Rohtang Pass (Upto Snow Line in case Rohtang is closed due to snow fall) and Sollang Valley. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 07: Dharmshala:
After breakfast you will be transferred to Dharamshala. On arrival, check in at your hotel. Day at leisure at your hotel. Stay overnight at your hotel.
Day 08: Dharmshala:
Morning after breakfast move for a half-day city tour visiting Dal Lake, Church, Bhagsu Nag Temple and Tibetan Monastery. Overnight at your hotel.
Day 09: Dharamshala - Amritsar:
Today we start our day leisurely to reach Amritsar to check-in your hotel. Rest of the day completely at your leisure. Later in the afternoon visit, Indo-Pak Border to watch retreat ceremony by road to India-Pakistan Border. A visit to the border is an interesting experience especially at Sunset, when the retreat ceremony takes place with the Border Security Force on the Indian Side and the Sutlej Rangers on the Pakistan side putting up a well-coordinated and spectacular display. The sound from the Bugles blown together from both sides paints past on the canvas when India and Pakistan were one, simultaneously Flags of the two nations are ceremoniously retrieved and lights are switched on marking the end of the day.
Day 10: Amritsar:
After breakfast move for visit Golden temple, Ram Bagh, Durgiana Temple. Stay overnight at your hotel.
Day 11: Departure:
After breakfast at appropriate time you will be transferred to Amritsar airport or railway station for your onward journey: The tour ends.