Valley Tour India
Places to Visit:
Delhi - Chandigarh - Dharamsala - Shimla - Manali
07 Nights / 08 Days
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 this portion 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: In 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
Lamas village - popularly knows as the Tibetan childrens 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: In Shimla
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 Viceroys 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. Michaels 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
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