Beautiful Shimla with Manali Holiday from Chandigarh 6 Nights 7 Days
Itinerary . 3 Cities
Upon arrival in Chandigarh, embark on a ride to reach Shimla, the most popular hill station in India. This erstwhile summer capital of the British is known for its colonial charm that resonates through its buildings. On arrival in Shimla, check-in at your hotel. Post check-in, you have rest of the day at leisure to explore the city. Whenever you wish to relax, head to the hotel for an overnight stay.
In the morning, you would be proceeding for a half day excursion to Kufri (2500mts). When in Kufri, you would be visiting Indira Bungalow & the Himalayan Zoo. You could also take a pony ride or hike up to Mashu Peak. After savouring the natural beauty of Kufri, you would be dropped at the Shimla Mall Road (in the second half of the day), which you could explore at your own pace. One of the most prominent attractions of Shimla, Mall Road enfolds some of the famous restaurants, hotels, shops and sightseeing attractions like Shimla Church, Scandal Point, Gaiety Theatre, and Town Hall. Extending from Barnes Court in the east to the Viceregal Lodge in the west, it is the lifeline of Shimla. In the evening, whenever you wish to relax, return to the hotel for an overnight stay. Note: Pony ride at Kufri are on direct payment basis.
On the third day of your holiday, check-out from the hotel in Shimla and head to the next destination of your holiday, Manali. Alluring trekkers and nature lovers from all the corners of India, Manali is counted amongst the best hill stations in India. Upon arrival in the beautiful Manali, check-in at the hotel for a comfortable overnight stay.
Wake up to the call of birds and a magnificent sunrise. Begin your day with a half-day sightseeing tour of Manali. You would be first visiting the Hidimba Temple. Made of woods amidst exquisite beauties of forest parkland, Hidimba Temple is a sight to behold. Pay your respects at the famous Hidimba Temple and then head to Tibetan Monasteries. Go for a stroll around the monasteries and get to know the rich culture and history of the Tibetan people settled in Kullu and Manali. Here, you could also visit some of the shops to buy beautiful handicrafts made by Tibetan people at these monasteries. Going further, you would be also visiting the Vashisht Kund, known for its therapeutic hot springs, which are piped and cemented for a public bath. After the tour, you could either go back to the hotel for an overnight stay or explore the city at your own pace.
On the fifth day of your holiday, head out for an excursion to Solang Valley, which is also known as Snow Valley. It is famous for hosting some famous adventure sports like skiing, parachuting, paragliding, trekking, and mountaineering. Located between the Solang village and Beas Kund, the valley offers majestic views of glaciers and snow-capped mountain. At the Solang Valley, you could opt for adventure sports like paragliding, zorbing, and skiing at an additional cost (all activities are subject to weather conditions). After an exciting day of sight-seeing and adventure sports, head back to the hotel for a relaxing overnight stay. Note: ~ All the adventure sports at Solang Valley and Snow Suits at Snow point are on direct payment basis. Also, if you would like to visit Rohtang Pass, then we will take you till the local taxi stand from where you can get the local taxi on direct payment basis. ~ Government has restricted the number of vehicles entering Rohtang on a daily basis. Rohtang visit will be on direct payment basis as per the availability of Permit & weather condition and can be booked locally at Manali.
Bid adieu to Manali and make way to the next destination your holiday - Chandigarh. The joint capital of Haryana and Punjab, Chandigarh is claimed to be the cleanest city in India. From lakes to gardens and monuments, Chandigarh has something for people of every interest. Upon arrival in Chandigarh, check-in at the hotel and relax after a long tiring journey.
Check-out from the hotel and make way for your journey onwards. It is time to head back home, armed with an enriching experience and memories to last a lifetime.
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