Dev Bhoomi “Himachal” :- Himalayas in Himachal’ or one must say Himachal in Himalayas. ‘Him’ in Hindi literally means ice or snow and ‘alaya’ means home, which makes Himalayas ‘The Home of Snow’ and from there Himachal gets its name meaning ‘Land of Snow’.
The Himalayas affect the climate of Himachal as well. Huge variations in the elevations of mountains (from 450m to 6500m) cause big differences in climatic conditions.
Himachal Pradesh was one of the few states that had remained largely untouched by external customs, largely due to its difficult terrain. With the technological advancements, the state has changed very rapidly. Himachal Pradesh is a multireligional, multicultural as well as multilingual state like other Indian states. Himachal is well known for its handicrafts.
The mountainous state with its diverse and beautiful Himalayan landscapes attracts tourists from all over the world. The region also has some of the oldest Buddhist Monasteries in Asia Shimla, the state capital, is home to Asia's only natural ice skating rink
DAY 01 : Delhi – Shimla (388 KM 8/9 HOURS)
On arrival at Delhi Airport/ Railway Station you will met/assisted and drive to Shimla. On arrival at Shimla ,check-in to the hotel. Overnight stay at hotel in Shimla.(8 hrs Journey)
Shimla, is home to a number of buildings that are styled in the Tudorbethan and neo-Gothic architectures dating from the colonial era, as well as multiple temples and churches. The colonial architecture and churches, the temples and the natural beauty of the city attract a large number of tourists. The major attractions include the Viceroy Lodge, the Christ Church, the Jakhoo Temple, theMall Road and the Ridge, which together form the city centre..
Day 02 : Shimla – Kufri – Local sightseeing - Shimla
Morning drive to Kufri. Kufri is a small hill station in Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh state in India. It is located 13 km from the state capital Shimla on the National Highway No.22. Visit Himalayan Wild Life Zoo which hosts rare Antelopes, Felines and Birds including Himalayan Monal, Himalayan bears and other rare birds and animals. After that return back to your hotel take dinner and over night stay at hotel.
Day 03: Shimla – Kullu Valley - Manali
Today after breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to Manali, on the way sight-seeing of Kullu valley and overnight stay at hotel in Manali.
Manali, is a high-altitude Himalayan resort town in India’s northern Himachal Pradesh state. It has a reputation as a backpacking center and honeymoon destination. Set on the Beas River, it’s a gateway for skiing in the Solang Valley and trekking in Parvati Valley. It's also a jumping-off point for paragliding, rafting and mountaineering in the Pir Panjal mountains, home to 4,000m-high Rohtang Pass
Day 04 : Rohtang Pass & Solang Valley Sight Seeing
Today morning after breakfast drive to sightseeing of Rohtang Pass & Solang Vally (up to snow line if Rohtang Pass is closed due to snow fall). On the way visit Gulaba, Kothi, Marhi & Rahala Fall. After that return back to Manali.
Rohtang, translates to "a pile of corpses". Here you can have a magnificent view of Dhauladhar Range and Pir Panjal Range and high altitude mountain peaks i.e. Hanuman Tibba, Makar Way, Shikhar Way, Friendship peak and Shiti Dhar. Those peaks have their altitude at 6000m or above. Enjoy Skiing, Horse Riding, Yak Riding, Snow Scooter ride (on your own expenses).
Day 05 : Manali local sightseeing.
After breakfast local sightseeing of Manali “HADIMBA TEMPLE” Built in 1553 with a superbly crafted four tiered pagoda roof, it is famous for its exquisitely carved doorway . “CLUB HOUSE” The Club House with its comprehensive facilities that include a roller skating rink, an auditorium, billiards rooms, a library, a bar and restaurant makes wonderful outing for the day.” Tibetan Monastery, Van Vihar, and “VASHIST” Well known for its hot springs. There are old temples dedicated to the sage Vashisth and to Lord Rama After that drive back to hotel take dinner and over night stay at hotel.
DAY 06 : Manali – Delhi.
After Breakfast, Check Out From The Hotel and drive back To Delhi and drop at Railway station / Airport.
FIT & GIT: Cancellation Policy:-
In the event of cancellation of tour / travel services due to any avoidable / unavoidable reason/s we must be notified of the same in writing. Cancellation charges will be effective from the date we receive advice in writing, and cancellation charges would be as follows:
30 days prior to arrival: 25% of the Total Package cost.
20 days prior to arrival: 50% of the Total Package cost.
10 days prior to arrival: 60% of the Total Package cost.
07 days prior to arrival: 75% of the Total Package cost.
Less than 72 hours or No Show: No Refund
In case of Special Trains Journeys and peak season hotel bookings a separate cancellation policy is applicable (which can be advised as and when required).
Some cancellation and refund policies are out of our tender:
Refund for hotel payment will follow the hotel’s cancellation policy Train tickets cancellations will follow the Railway’s policy Flight tickets cancellations will follow the airlines company policy