Meet our representative upon arrival in Chandigarh and proceed to Shimla - abounds in natural bounty and looks picture perfect.
The small hill station amidst the lofty snow-clad Himalayan ranges, surrounded by lakes and lush green pastures looks as though an artist has painted them. The unique thing about Shimla is that it still retains its colonial charm. Check-in at the hotel and spend the evening at leisure.
Overnight stay in Shimla.
Drive to Kufri after breakfast. This is a popular picnic spot located 16km from Shimla. You may hike on foot to the Mahasu Peak or pay for a mule ride up the hill.
Mahasu is the tallest peak in Kufri that gives tourists an amazing view of distant snow-capped peaks. In the afternoon return to Shimla and visit Viceregal Lodge, Christ Church, St. Michael's Cathedral (Subject to availability due to Current restriction - COVID 19), and Jakhu temple. In the evening, take a walk on Shimla’s famous boulevard, Mall Road. See fine specimens of colonial architecture, snack at the various eateries in the market, or shop for souvenirs.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
After breakfast, check-out from the hotel and drive to Manali. On the way enjoy Kullu sightseeing.
It is the valley of gods, or the ‘habitable end of the world’, as the Kullu valley has come to be known, spreads out its charm on either side of the upper reaches of the river Beas. This valley is famous for the beauty and its majestic hills covered with Pine and Deodar forest sand sprawling apple orchards. Kullu valley is sandwiched between the Pir Panjal, Lower Himalayan, and Great Himalayan ranges. The valley is only 80 km long and 2 km at its broadest, yet a fairly wide area is open to the visitors to enjoy the spectacle of variegated mountain scenery. Later proceed to Manali & it offers super views of the Dhauladhar and Pir Panjal ranges, and with mountain adventures beckoning from all directions, Manali is a year-round magnet for tourists. Apart from temples, Manali is popular among adventure tourists coming for trekking, paragliding, rafting, and skiing. Upon arrival, check-in at the hotel and spend the evening at leisure.
Overnight stay in Manali.
In the morning after breakfast, go on an adventurous drive to Solang valley – a major attraction, without which the trip remains incomplete.
All the above-mentioned adventure activities can be availed here at Solang Valley. Apart from activities, there are splendid views to enjoy in and around the Solang Valley. Later, today visit the popular Hadimba Temple, Naggar Castle, and Art gallery. In the evening, go for a walk along Mall Road.
Overnight stay at the Manali.
After breakfast, we shall move to Rohtang pass (13,050ft) via Kothi, Gulaba, Beas Nala and Marhi. Spend some time at Rohtang pass and then continue your journey to Koksar after descending down from the opposite side. En route lunch (at own), we shall move to the northern end (North Portal) of Atal tunnel after crossing the Chandra bridge. Enjoy traversing the world’s longest highway tunnel above 10,000ft from sea level. The tunnel is equipped with ultra-modern safety and other technical instruments. You will not lose your mobile network and high-speed 4G internet (BSNL only) even inside the tunnel. Then you will exit the tunnel from its southern end (South portal) at Dhundi. You will observe that you had entered the tunnel from the barren but beautiful land of Lahaul and exited at the green place at Dhundi. Then continue your trip to Solang valley. After spending some time at Solang, return back to Manali. At Solang, you can enjoy Gondola ride (ropeway), horse riding, zorbing, paragliding, ATV ride, and many more adventure activities. Overnight stay in Manali.
After breakfast, check-out from the hotel and drive to Dharamshala. Upon arrival, check-in to the hotel. Spend the evening at leisure you may rejuvenate yourself with yoga and meditation retreats available in Dharamshala (optional) (Subject to availability due to current restriction COVID 19). Overnight stay in Dharamshala.
After breakfast, visit Tsuglagkhang Complex - Centre of Tibetan culture, which includes a museum and the residence of His Holiness Dalai Lama – the spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhism. Later, visit popular monasteries, Tibetan medical center, and the Church of St. John. Also, you may rejuvenate yourself with yoga and meditation retreats available in Dharamshala (optional). Later drive to Dalhousie. Upon arrival, check-in to the hotel.
After breakfast, enjoy an excursion to Khajjiar which is 23 km from Dalhousie by road and 13 km from Kalatop is the mini Switzerland of India - Khajjiar. The lush green meadows are surrounded by thick pine and cedar forests. There is a small lake in the center of the saucer-shaped meadow which has in it a floating island. A little away from the lake is the temple of Khajji Nag belonging to 12th C. AD. The sanctum of the temple has been beautifully carved from wood. Later return back to Dalhousie & visit Bhulwani Mata Mandir at Bara Pathar and hike up the Bakrota Hills to see an impressive ITINERARY view of snow-clad peaks. Also, see St. John’s Church. It was the first to be built after the town of Dalhousie was founded. Overnight stay at the hotel.
After early breakfast, drive to Amritsar - colloquially known as Ambassador, is a spiritually significant city for the followers of Sikhism. The city derives its name from the sacred pool, which was founded in 1574 by Guru Ram Das - the 4th Sikh guru. This holy pond circumscribes Harmandir Sahib, which is popularly known as the Golden Temple amongst devotees. After check-in at the hotel, proceed to the India-Pakistan border at Wagah. Watch the ‘Beating the Retreat ceremony where soldiers of both countries bring down their respective national flags in their unique styles. After returning, visit the iconic Golden Temple. If time permits you may visit Jalianwala Bagh and Ranjit museum. Overnight stay in Amritsar.
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Chandigarh airport for a return journey back home.
Located in Shimla, Fairmount Hotel Shimla is minutes from Jakhu Temple and close to Christ Church. This hotel is within close proximity of Shimla Mall and Lakkar Bazar.
Stay in one of 16 guestrooms featuring LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms with showers are provided. Conveniences include phones, as well as desks and complimentary newspapers.
Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and an arcade/game room. Additional amenities at this hotel include a television in a common area and tour/ticket assistance. Guests can get around on the complimentary shuttle, which operates within 4 km.
Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.
Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. For a surcharge, guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) and a train station pick-up service.
Indraprastha Resort is conveniently located in the popular Dalhousie area. Featuring a complete list of amenities, guests will find their stay at the property a comfortable one. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms, 24-hour security, photocopying, printer, taxi service are just some of the facilities on offer. Designed for comfort, selected guestrooms offer internet access - wireless, internet access - wireless (complimentary), air conditioning, heating, wake-up service to ensure a restful night. Entertain the hotel's recreational facilities, including fitness center, sauna, spa, massage, table tennis. Convenience and comfort makes Indraprastha Resort the perfect choice for your stay in Dalhousie.
9 Hotel Nights accommodation on twin sharing basis as per itinerary.
Meals as per hotel plan.
All transfers and sightseeing as per the itinerary in an air-conditioned vehicle on sharing basis. Note: Air-Conditioner in vehicles may not be operated in Hilly areas.
Road taxes, parking fees, fuel charges, interstate taxes.
GST if not mentioned in the rates.
All personal expenses like tips, laundry, telephone calls/fax, alcoholic beverages, camera/video camera fees at monuments, medical expenses, airport departure tax etc.
Anything not mentioned under Package Inclusions.
Entrance fees at all monuments and sightseeing spots.
Cost incidental to any change in the itinerary/stay on account of flight cancellation due to bad weather, ill health, and roadblocks and/or any factors beyond control.
Airfare if not mentioned in the itinerary.
In case client wishes to prepone /postpone his or her travel dates, we request you to kindly reach us 15 days prior to journey date via e-mail only.
The customers can prepone /postpone their tour once without any additional charges (if intimated before 15 days of travel date in written). However postponing & preponing second time will attract additional charges.
Also note that few service providers (Hoteliers, Transporter etc.) may apply postpone/prepone charges even after meeting above requirement. In such cases postpone/prepone charges will deducted from the advance amount deposited.
In all prepone or postpone scenarios, the services and the costing will be subject to availability of Hotel/Transport and season/off season time.
We do not accept any changes in plan within 15 days of travel date. However in rare cases like adverse climatic conditions or strikes, package can be postponed which will be intimated to you beforehand.
The validity to utilize your Advance payment in prepone/postpone scenarios is 1 Year from the date of advance payment.
The advance payment and the invoice Number allotted to you, are transferable i.e. you can pass on your booking to any of your friends/ relatives. (Please Note: In order to transfer your booking you must meet the above terms and conditions first).
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10 Days / 9 Nights / Shimla , India