Day 01: Delhi - Shimla (380 kms/10hrs)
Travel by surface from Delhi to Shimla
Shimla: former summer capital of British India & now
a capital of Himachal Pradesh, set amidst the snow capped shivalik
mountain ranges offering some stunning views of the mighty
Himalayas, it is surrounded by pine deodar, oak and rhododendron
forests. Towards the north lie the snow-covered high-ranges,
while the valleys breathe whispering streams and swaying fields.
Shimla offers a variety of shopping, sport and entertainment
Arrive Shimla Check in to the Hotel. Rest of the day is at
leisure, evening enjoy at mall road. Later back to hotel. overnight
saty at hotel in Shimla.
Day 02: Shimla -Kufri-Shimla(24 kms.)
After breakfast visit to half day city tour visiting Indian Institute Of Advanced Studies, Sankat Mochan Temple and Jakhu temple,
Afternoon visit to excursion tour of Kufri & Chail,
Kufri :a popular ski resort in winters, which offers some stunning mountain views , Later drive to Chail :The Chail Palace is well known for its architecture. The cricket ground and a polo ground which is there at an altitude of 2,444 m was owned by erstwhile royal family of Patiala. It is the world's highest cricket ground. In 1891, Maharaja Bhupinder Singh of Patiala incurred the rage of Lord Kitchener. It led to the restriction of his entry into the summer capital, Shimla. This incensed the Maharaja and he vowed to build a new summer capital for himself. So he rebuilt the place (Chail) as per his requirements. There we will visit the Palace of former Maharaja of Patiyala.
Later back to hotel. Overnight stay at hotel at Shimla.
Day 03: Shimla – Manali (280 kms / 7 hrs)
After breakfast check out from hotel ,drive to Manali,
Manali : at the northern end of the Kullu Valley in Himachal Pradesh, is a hill station situated at a height of 2050 m (6398 ft) in the Himalayas. Situated on the Beas river (Vyaas in Hindi) and near its source, it is a popular tourist spot for Indians in summer and a magical, snow-covered place in winter. A staging point for a number of treks (Beas Kund, Chandrakhani Pass) and sports such as white-water rafting, Manali is also on the road to Ladakh via the valley of Lahaul and Spiti and rohtang pass which is main attraction near manali.
Arrive at Manali and check in the hotel,Rest of the day is at leisure to visit the local markets overnight stay at hotel at Manali.
Day 04: Manali
After breakfast visit to city tour
. Visiting Hadimba
, the 450 years old Hidimbadevi Temple, the
oldest temple in Manali, Vashisht Temple, Manu temple
and picturesque Naggar Valley
. Evening you can enjoy at
, later back to hotel. free for leisure. overnight
stay at hotel at Manali.
Day 05: Manali-Rohtang Pass (Snow Point)
After early breakfast visit to excursion visiting
Kothi Gorge, Gulaba, Marhi, Rohtang Pass
Line in case Rohtang is closed due to snow fall) Carry warm
clothes like hand gloves, muffler, sweater, shawl, socks & sports
shoes etc. Enroute overcoats and shoes are available on hire.
Please note that Rohtang Pass (altitude 3940 mts.)
actually 51 kms. far from Manali, due to heavy snow covering
the road, this pass is not accessible during heavy snow fall
for Snow Point,
and Sollang Valley
Later back to hotel.evening free for leisure, overnight
stay at hotel at Manali.
Day 06: Manali - Delhi (580 Kms/ 14 hrs)
After breakfast check out from hotel,drive towards Delhi. Evening arrive Delhi. Drop at railway station/airport for onwards journey.