|Exotic Himachal Tour |
Delhi – Shimla – Kullu – Manali – Parwanoo – Delhi
09 Nights / 10 Days
01 Day: Arrival Delhi:
Welcome at the Delhi airport, our representative assist and escort you by a private car and transfer to the pre-booked hotel. After your check in, you will be given all the required documents related to your tour plan; he will explain all your queries and feedback about the entire tour plan. If you are arriving by morning flight, after relaxation you can take a short tour of the sightseeing of the city; otherwise take the rest and overnight at the hotel in Delhi.
02 Day: Delhi:
After breakfast sightseeing tour to explore the historic city, firstly visiting Old Delhi: (Shahajahanabad) the majestic Red Fort, a marvel in red sandstone, Jama Masjid, the largest and most splendid mosque in India, both built by emperor Shah Jahan of Taj Mahal fame, Rajghat, memorial of Mahatma Gandhi, where he was cremated. Later in you opt cycle rickshaw ride past through the bustling and colorful bazaar of Chandani Chowk. The sightseeing continue to explore the best tourist attractions of New Delhi include President House (Rashtrapati Bhawan), the regal residence of British rulers, a palace built for British Viceroys. India gate, this monument was built to honour and tribute to the Indian soldiers, sacrificed themselves during the Afghan war, then visiting Birla Mandir (Laxmi Narayan Temple) built by wealthiest Birla family. Humayun’s Tomb, lotus shaped Bhai’s Temple, Qutub Minar, built by Qutub-ud-din Aibek of the Slave Dynasty; in the evening witness the light and sound show at Red fort. The show projects splendid history of 5000 years old city, a truly memorable experience. Return to the hotel for overnight stay.
03 Day: Delhi – Shimla (350 kms: 8 hrs):
After breakfast checkout the hotel and drive to Shimla. En route you can stop over for lunch at Pinjore, after lunch take a short trip of sightseeing of Pinjore Garden, later continue to drive to Shimla, on arrival transfer to the hotel. Later in the evening visit to Shimla famous mall road to enjoy the weather and atmosphere of Shimla. Overnight at the hotel.
04 Day: Shimla (Excursion to Kufri and Naldhera):
After breakfast depart for the winter sports capital – Kufri 16 kms, where you can photograph yourself in Pahari or Himachal outfit, available on hire. You can also enjoy horse riding or Yak riding. (On own your own) Afternoon proceed to Naldhera, which is famous for its Golf Course & scenic beauty. On a clear day you can also view the Kailash Ranges. Later visit the famous Mall Road that still has some building built in the British Style. Evening will be at your leisure. Overnight stay at Shimla.
05 Day: Shimla:
After breakfast visit State Museum (3km): This houses a representative collection of Himachal’s rich heritage. Exhibits include archaeological artifacts, carvings, paintings and sculptures. Indian Institute Of Advanced Study (4 km): At 1983m, this magnificent English renaissance structure was the former vice regal Lodge. Its lawns and woodland are added attractions. A portion of the interior is also open to the public. Mashobra (12 km): At 2149m, this beautiful suburb is surrounded by thick forests. From here, a track leads down to Sipur which is an exquisite glade shaded by ancient deodar trees. There are old temples a fair is held every April.
Note: State Museum Closed on Monday and public holidays.
06 Day: Shimla – Manali (280 kms 8 hrs):
After breakfast checkout and drive to Manali. On the way you can glance scenic spots like Pandoh Dam, Mandi, Beas River, and Dashehra Maidan. Optionally en route you can visit to Kullu – to Shawl factories to purchase warm cloth material. Arrive in the evening and transfer to the hotel. Evening free at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
07 Day: Manali:
After breakfast take a sightseeing tour of Manali town, visiting Hadimba Temple, dedicated to goddess, Manu Temple of Manu Rishi (Holy man) who was the creator of human race on the earth. Tibetan monasteries, 3 colorful monasteries, on the bank of beas river you can buy Tibetan handicraft over here, Vashist Kund, it is a small village located on the left bank of river Beas renowned for its hot springs and temples. Nearby is the pyramidal stone temple dedicated to Vashist Muni. There is another Temple of Lord Ram here, if time permits you can visit to Mountaineering institute. Evening will be at your leisure or for shopping. Overnight stay at Manali.
08 Day: Manali:
Today morning after breakfast take an excursion to Rohtang pass, on highway to Keylong/Leh. It offers a panorama and spectacular mountain view. Rohtang, it is a gateway to Lahaul Spiti, Pangi and Leh valley just as Zojila pass is a gatway to Ladakh. En route Stop over to enjoy breathtaking beauty of Kothi, Rahalla Falls to enjoy the sight of fashinating water falls, and Marrhi. Continue to drive to Rohtang, There are a beautiful sight of glaciers, peaks and Chandra river flows down in the Lahaul valley. Slightly to the left are the twin peaks of the Geypan. Enjoy skiing and trekking and snow caped mountains. Later drive back to Manali. Evening free for leisure and relax. Overnight at the hotel.
09 Day: Manali – Parwanoo (290 kms – 8 hrs):
Early morning drive to Parwanoo. On arrival transfer to the hotel. One can enjoy the stay on the mountains by the river flowing by. Enjoy the nature ambience of the hill station. Evening free for relaxation. Overnight at the hotel at Parwanoo.
10 Day: Parwanoo – Delhi (225 kms – 5 hrs) – Hometown:
After breakfast check out the hotel and drive to Delhi, on arrival at Delhi transfer to the airport, to home town. Tour concludes with happy memories.