Need a dreamy escape from your mundane life? Head out to Himachal right now!! With places like Manali, Salong valley, Dharamshala, and Palampur, this place has a myriad of options to chose from. You can do trekking to enjoy the feel of the snow-capped mountains, the ethereal serenity of Manali and the slippery slope of Rohtang pass there is a ton of activities that you can indulge in!! So, get your friends and family and reward yourself a wonderful getaway in Himachal with our 8 nights 9 days Manali Dharamshala tour package. A package tailor-made to suit your preferences and give you an unforgettable experience.
Day 1: Delhi to Shimla (8-9 hrs. Journey)
We’ll start our journey from Delhi in the evening in private vehicle. Overnight journey to Shimla.
Day 2: Arrive at Shimla - Explore Shimla
Arrive at Shimla in the morning. Check-in at the hotel and have some rest. In the afternoon after some leisure, we'll head to Jakhu Temple - a very well-known temple situated at the top of the hill to seek blessings of the almighty. An hour-long enthralling trek takes you to the renowned temple known for stunning vistas and the presence of numerous monkeys. In the evening, head to the bustling mall & indulge in a shopping spree. Also, explore the Ridge and the State Museum for a quick and exciting peep into the city’s history and culture. Return to hotel in the evening for dinner and overnight stay.
*Note - You can opt for Rope Way from Church Road to Jakhu temple (300 INR* per person which you need to pay on the spot) otherwise you can go on foot if you want to.
Day 3: Visit Kufri and Mashobra
After breakfast and some leisure, head to Kufri. Follow the jungle trails of Kufri. You can try a lot of recreational activities over there like Horse riding, Rock climbing, ATV ride, etc. (on your own). Now head to Mashobra, explore the serenity of the location. In the evening, return to the hotel in the evening for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 4: Head to Manali via Kullu (7 hrs. Journey)
Check-out the hotel after breakfast and drive your way to Manali in private vehicle. Enroute visit the Kullu market which is famous for its handicrafts and shawls. Collect some souvenirs and head to Manali. Reach Manali by late evening. Check-in at the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
*Optional - River Rafting in Beas River at Kullu (on your own)
Day 5: Explore Manali
After breakfast and some leisure take a tour of the local market of Manali, visit the old Hidimba temple, Vasistha Temple, Club House and take a ride of the Yak if you want to. Explore the Manali main market just so that you don’t miss out on the mall road experience which every tourist craves for. Do the touristy stuff and rest, so the basic checklist is cleared off! Return to hotel in the evening for overnight stay.
Day 6: Head to Solang Valley
If the weather is clear & wind is with us, head to Solang Valley to experience ethereal serenity while sailing in the air, enjoy the bird’s eye view of Manali from a height on a glider. The plains give us an excellent opportunity for zorbing and ATV ride (All-Terrain Vehicle). Feel the high of being at 4800m and enjoy the hot cup of tea and Maggie, sure it does taste different. After all the adventurous activities, head back to Manali for an overnight stay at the hotel.
*Note - Cab and permit to Rohtang Pass is chargeable extra. The driver will collect permit 1 day prior, and you can pay the charges on the spot if you wish to visit Rohtang.
Day 7: Head to Dharamshala via Palampur (7-8 hrs. Journey)
Wake up lazy morning. Check-out the hotel after breakfast and head to Dharamshala in private vehicle. Enroute visit Palampur - a green hill station in the Kangra Valley, surrounded by tea gardens and pine forests before they merge with Dhauladhar ranges. Visit the Taragarh Palace - situated at the foot of the Dhauladhar Mountains with splendid views of snow-capped peaks and tea gardens of the Kangra Valley. Now continue your journey to Dharamshala. Reach Dharamshala by evening. Check-in the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 8: Explore Dharamshala
After breakfast and some leisure, explore the town replete with Tibetan culture and the residence of his Holiness, The Dalai Lama. Set on a sightseeing tour of Dharamshala and first visit a quaint little town, Mcleodganj. Visit the Bhagsunath waterfalls. At the start of Mcleodganj is a small bazaar filled with a variety of Tibetan handicrafts and artefacts. At the end of the spur lies the Namgyal Monastery thus the entire day at Dharamshala will be full of tranquillity and solace perfect for a rejuvenating sojourn to the hills. In the afternoon we’ll head to visit the famous HPCA stadium. Return to hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 9: Back to Delhi (12 hrs. Journey)
Check-out the hotel after breakfast and we’ll start our journey back to Delhi. Reach Delhi in the evening and continue your journey back to home.
Inclusions in tour are as follows:
Followings are not included in tour: