DURATION: 6 Nights / 7 Days Destination: Delhi-Shimla-Manali –Chandigarh-Delhi
Day 1: Delhi - Shimla (approx 8hrs drive)
Arrive Delhi and drive to Shimla. This hill station that is perched at 7000 feet above sea level. The heady combinations of Chill mountain air, orchards and colonial charms still make Shimla a dream getaway. Enroute stop at Karnal (Chakravarti Lake). On Arrival check into the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Shimla – Kufri – Shimla
0700 hrs: At Sunrise trek to Jakhu temple (Hanuman Temple) – to get a panoramic view of the Himalayas. Return to the hotel for breakfast.
1100 hrs: Later drive to Kufri (16 kms). Kufri an exotica of natures flora and fauna where one can completely relax and tune ones self for natural beauty.
1600 hrs: Return to the hotel and rest.
1730 hrs: Evening visit the Mall road – a good shopping area, Ridge area and Christ Church.
2000 hrs: Return back to hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3: Shimla – Manali (approx 9hrs drive)
0800 hrs: After breakfast drive to Manali. Manali is a combination of natural splendor and rich heritage. Check in at the hotel on arrival. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 4: Manali
1000 hrs: After breakfast at the hotel proceed for sightseeing tour of Manali which includes Hadimba Devi Temple – built in the tranquil and serene woods, Vashist Bath, Tibetan Monastery and Roerich Art Gallery.
1400 hrs: Afternoon take a half-day tour of Naggar Castle and Angoora Shawls Factory. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 5 Manali
0830 hrs: Early morning after breakfast, proceed for excursion of Rohtang Pass. The majesty of the mountains can be seen at their best here. Take a sledge ride down the slopes or try your luck climbing the little snow hills (From December to April) on your descent to Manali halt at the Rahalla falls and Solang Valley. The magnificent views and natural beauty are never-ending source of delight. Also halt at Marhi, Nehru Kund. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 6: Manali – Chandigarh (approx 10hrs drive)
0730 hrs: After breakfast checkout and drive to Chandigarh. Arrive and transfer to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 7: Chandigarh – Delhi (approx 5hrs drive)
0900 hrs: Breakfast at the hotel, checkout and if time permits visit the Rose Garden & Rock Garden, later transfer to the Airport / Railway station for your onwards journey. Tour concludes with happy memories . . .