Ahmadabad – Delhi- Shimla ( 380 Kms/ 8 Hrs )
Fly from Ahmadabad Airport. On arrival at Delhi IGI Airport our driver will pickup you. (Kindly arrive before 12 Noon). And transfer to Shimla by Personal Car Situated in the North-west Himalayas, Shimla is the capital of Himachal Pradesh.
Simla (now spelled Shimla) was the glorious summer resort of the British Raj, famous for its snow capped peaks, apples, and pine forest, flowers and gentle smiling people. On arrival check in hotel. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Shimla – Kufri – Shimla
After a scrumptious breakfast, leave the hotel for an excursion to Kufri. It is a small hill station in Himachal Pradesh, which is widely acknowledged for its undulating mountain terrains and lush greenery. One of the most prominent attractions of this place includes the Himalayan Wildlife Zoo, which is home to a variety of rare species of wild animals and birds. Also, this destination has an amusement park, which is an ideal place to spend quality time with family and friends. After enjoying a sightseeing tour of Kufri, return proceeds for a leisure walk in the beautiful Mall Road of Shimla. This road, constructed during British colonial rule, has numerous showrooms, shops, eateries and cafés. Evening Back to Hotel Overnight stay.
Shimla Sightseeing Places
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. The name Kufri is derived from the word kufr meaning “lake” in the local language.
Adventure Resort: Adventure Resorts New Kufri HIMACHAL’S FIRST ADVANCED AMUSEMENT PARK surrounded with great Hiking, skiing, beautiful scenes and loads of adventure that’s all about Kufri Fun campus. which is famous for Zip Line 200M, Swing it, Mini Skater, Kangaroo Jump, Wave Train, Smash Car etc..
Jakhoo Temple: Jakhoo Temple is an ancient temple in Shimla, dedicated to Hindu deity, Hanuman. It is situated on Jakhoo Hill, 2.5 km /1.3 miles east from the Ridge, Shimla at a height of 2,455 m above sea level.
The Ridge: The Ridge road is a large open space, located in the heart of Shimla, the capital city of Himachal Pradesh, India. The Ridge is the hub of all cultural activities of Shimla.
Christ Church: Christ Church, Shimla, is the second oldest church in North India, after St John’s Church in Meerut. It is a parish in the Diocese of Amritsar in the Church of North India.
The Mall: Mall Road is the main street in Shimla, the capital city of Himachal Pradesh, India. Constructed during British colonial rule, the Mall road is located a level below the ridge.
Green Valley View: Green Valley is a picnic spot in Shimla, the summer capital of India during the British regime. It lies on National Highway 22, 7 km away from Shimla on the way to Kufri Hill station. This site is easily noticeable for those who are travelling from Shimla to Kufri. As the name suggests this valley surrounded by small mountains with pine forests is as green as one can imagine.
Shimla – Manali ( 280 Kms / 8 Hrs.)
After Breakfast, check out hotel and depart for Manali. Drive past Beas-Sutlej Link project, Pandoh Dam and Kullu Valley. Lunch shall be en-route on direct payment basis. At the northern end of the Kullu valley sits the ancient site, but modern town, of Manali. It is a pleasant, if overdeveloped, town with lovely forests and orchards nearby for hiking, and good facilities for visitors. In the 1970s and 1980s, Manali was very much a ‘scene’. In summer, the town would attract numerous western hippies and travellers drawn by the high quality marijuana that grows in the area Evening on arrival check in the hotel overnight stay.
Manali – Rohtang Pass / Snow Point – Manali – (Direct Payment Basis)
After Breakfast, proceed for a full day trip to Rohtang Pass reroute visit Rahala Water Falls and Rani Nullah falls Solang Valley. Over Night Stay at Hotel.
Rohtang Pass (3979 m): Rohtang pass is 51kms. From Manali on highway to Leh. It offers a panorama and spectacular view of Mountains. The pass is open from May to October each year although trekkers can cross it earlier. It is a gateway to Lahaul Spiti, Pangi and Leh valley. There are beautiful sights of glaciers, peaks.
Lahaul valley(If Rohtang Will be Closed We will show you Solang Valley where you can enjoy skiing, zorbing, paragliding and many more adventures sports)
Rahala Water Falls: 16kms. On the way to Rohtang pass. If one goes to Marhi on foot from Kothi from the old road, the sight of the falls is fascinating. It is a good picnic spot as well.
After Breakfast leaves for Half day Local sightseeing covering Hadimba Devi temple, Vashish Kund, Club House, Buddhist monastery. Over Night Stay at the Hotel.
Places to Visit in Manali :
Hadimba Temple is dedicated to the wife of Bhim, one of the five Pandava brothers in the Indian epic Mahabharata. As the legend goes, Bhim married Hadimba and they had a son. Later on, Hadimba left the place and became a spiritual.
Manu Temple which is believed to be the only temple of Manu in India, who is considered as the creator of the human race on earth. Located at a distance of 3 km from the main bazaar in Old Manali, the temple is believed to be the abode of Manu, the ancient law-giver of India.
Vashist springs and temple in a tiny hamlet situated on the bank of Beas River that turns towards Rohtang. It is well known for its hot sulphur springs and temples. Taking a dip in this water is considered sacred by many. Nearby is the pyramidal stone temple devoted to Vashist Muni, a revered sage, Nehru Kund is a natural spring in the region. Located at a distance of around 6 km from Manali, it has been named after the late Prime Minister Jawahar Lal Nehru. The Kund has derived its name from Nehru, as he used to drink water from it, on his journey to Manali.
The Manali Gompa which serves as an important gathering place for Buddhists from Lahaul, Spiti, Kinnaur, Ladakh, Nepal and Tibet. Built in the 1960s, the new monastery is famous for its wall paintings, Chortens and a large statue of Lord Buddha.
Van Vihar which is a municipal garden is situated in front of the Tibetan market on Mall Road. In the lake located within the park, tourists can opt for boating. The park is adorned with big deodar trees. Evening free for strolling on Mall Road and Shopping in local Market. Late evening drive back to hotel. Dinner and night stay in hotel at Manali. Dinner at hotel. Night Hotel in Manali.
Manali – Chandigarh ( 310 Kms / 8 Hrs)
After Breakfast, Check out hotel Drive to Chandigarh Enroot visit Vaishno devi Temple in Kullu. On arrival Chandigarh, check in hotel. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Chandigarh to Delhi Airport ( 250 Kms / 5 Hrs) Fly Back to Ahmedabad
Morning After breakfast Visit Rock Garden, Drop at Delhi IGI Airport Terminal 1, After 5 Pm and fly back to Ahmadabad Airport. With Sweet Memories.
(1). This is the itinerary for a tour which we run regularly. It can be altered, and we like to discuss plans with clients and can make suggestions about special places to visit depending on our clients’ interests, and available time. The itinerary is planned in such a way that you gain altitude gradually , you get a good and proper time to acclimatise properly while travelling through the Central Himalayas . Every day there is enough free time to make walk / or to relax your own so you could experience the people and culture from much close on the tour.
(2). In case you require accompanying tour escort / local guide with you please tell us and we will be happy to arrange local, knowledgeable guide for your tour, as per your choice.
(3). Please do not hesitate to collect any travel information from us, before working a final tour programme for yourself. We would be glad to provide you all the travel information and hotels details etc. at the time of planning your holidays with us, before you book your tour with Incredible Himachal Holidays. Being local, we can provide you with a wonderful private, personalise, tailor-made holiday tour in India at a cheaper cost than the standard package / group holiday that you might find elsewhere. We believe in delivering the service, more than- promised to our clients.
– All tour and sightseeing with Swift desire / similar car.
– All arrival departure Swift desire / similar car.