Package Inclusions :
- Room on optional (as per plan) Occupancy as above stated hotels.
- Night accommodation as per plan.
- Daily Breakfast at the Hotel.
- Transportation with Service oriented driver.
- Fuel, Toll, Parking Fee and Driver Allowance.
- Arrival/ Departure Assistance.
- All prevailing taxes.
Package Exclusions :
- Monument Entrance Fee, that has to be paid directly on arrival at the monuments.
- International / Domestic Flights.
- Personal expense such as use of mini bar, mineral water, laundry, telephone etc. at the hotels. All such expenses will have to be paid directly.
- Any other thing that has not been mentioned in the "Cost Inclusions”.
Detailed Itinerary :
Day 01 : Delhi - Chandigarh
Today at 0800 hrs you will be picked up from your hotel and then driven to Chandigarh and Check In at hotel Afternoon: at 1400 hrs you will be taken for half-day sightseeing tour of Chandigarh visiting Rock Garden, Rose Garden, Sukhana Lake and Pinjore Garden.
Day 02 : Chandigarh - Dharamshala
Today morning at 0800 hrs Check Out of your hotel for your drive from Chandigarh to Dharamsala covering some of the most beautiful and breathtaking views of the Dhauladhar range. A camera for thisportion is a must! This journey of approximately 8 hours crosses the small village of Himachal Pradesh like Una,the Kangra Valley and Palampur before entering into Dharamsala at about 1630 hrs. You will stop for your lunch (to be paid directly by you to hotel) at a highway motel between Chandigarh / Dharamsala. Evening free to relax and rest after the long day drive enjoying the overlooking high mountains covered with silent snows and deep boulder strewn gorges.
Day 03 : Dharamshala
This morning, wake up to the call of the Dhauladhar range of mountains! At 0900 hrs you will be taken for full day tour of Dharamsala covering Dalai Lama's village - popularly knows as the Tibetan children's village, Mcleodganj area, Bhagsunath Temple, St. John's Church, Dal lake and Talnoo - which is the highest point in Dharamsala from where the best view of the Dhauladhar range is possible.
Day 04 : Dharamshala - Manali
Today morning Check Out of your hotel for your drive at 0800 hrs from Dharamsala to Manali. This journey will take around 7 hours of the day arriving Manali at about 1500 hrs. You will stop for your lunch (to be paid directly by you to hotel) at a Highway Motel between Dharamsala / Manali. Evening free to relax and do your own activity. We suggest you to go for a short walk exploring the Mystics of Himachal and local villages with the typical Himachali people dressed up in the most colourful and traditional style.
Day 05 : In Manali
This morning at 0900 hrs you will be taken for full day tour of Manali covering Hadimaba Devi Temple (built in 1553), Vashishth (well known for its hot springs), Jagarsukh, Solang Valley, which has good ski slopes and picnic spots. It has the glacier closest to Manali and the famous Rohtang pass.
Day 06 : Manali - Shimla
This morning after you Check Out, drive Manali to Shimla, which is 270 kilometers, arriving Shimla at about 1300 hrs. Afternoon after a short rest, we suggest you walk down to the famous Mall Road, dominated by tourists at all time throughout the year.
Day 07 : Manali
Today at 0900 hrs you will be taken for full day tour of Shimla covering the 06 points of Interest like Indian Institure of Advance Study (popularly known as the Viceroy's hall - this is the Museum where British conducted their meetings during the summers in India!), Kufri(16 kilometers away, this is famous for its wide views and skislopes), Fagu - famous for its enhancing views, Jakhoo Hill, St. Michael's Cathedral, Naldhera (the nine hole golf Course).
Day 08 : Shimla - Delhi.
Today you will be occupied travelling in one of the most interesting train journey. You will be transferred in time to Shimla Railway Station to connect with your train to Kalka Depart Shimla 256 Shimla Kalka Express 1040 hrs Arrive Kalka "Chair Car" 1605 hrs. This distance of 96 Kilometers will make you cross 103 tunnels! All of which were made during the British rule in India. You will be witnessing some spectacular views during this day time journey down hill as your "Toy Train" puffs through the hills of Shimla.Upon arrival at Kalka Train Station at 1605 hrs you will be met with our driver and car (who would arrive Kalka much early to receive you). You will be driven Kalka / Delhi, arriving Delhi at around 2200 hrs. Tour ends.