Day 01: New Delhi (ARRIVAL): Welcome to India!!! On your arrival at Delhi international airport you will be received by our representative and transferred to your hotel. At New Delhi, evening to be used in shopping and visiting the local bazaars. Night stay at your hotel.
Day 02: New Delhi: After a leisurely breakfast move out for a daylong sightseeing of Old Delhi (Shahajahanabad) and New Delhi which includes Red Fort, Chandni Chowk, Jama Masjid, Lotus Temple, India Gate and the grand government buildings, the President’s House, Mahatama Gandhi Memorial. Night stay at your hotel.
Day 03: Shimla: After having a leisurely breakfast drive to Shimla in your exclusive vehicle. Shimla is the place to be with its lingering echoes of a bygone era. It evokes a sense of nostalgia with its pretty gabled cottages, half-timbered buildings and old churches. On arrival check-in at your hotel. In the evening visit the Mall road - the main promenade that runs along the top of the ridge - a busy shopping area with old colonial buildings, souvenir shops and restaurants. At the top end of the Mall is Scandal Point, a large open square with a view of the town - a favorite rendezvous for visitors. Overlooking it is the elegant Christ Church with its fine stained glass windows which was built in the 1850 ‘s. Night stay at your hotel.
Day 04: Shimla: In the morning move out for sightseeing tour of Shimla which includes Kalbadevi Temple, Jakhu temple and Sankat Mochan Temple. After lunch drive to Kufri (16 kms.). Kufri is an exotica of nature as a place surrounded by dense forest and snow caped mountains amidst virgin peaks and natures flora and fauna where one can completely relax and tune oneself for natural beauty. Evening free to enjoy the scenic beauty of Kufri. Or you can also visit Fagu, and enjoy horse riding in the apple orchids (optional). Over night at your hotel.
Day 05: Manali: After having a leisurely breakfast drive to Manali. En-route visit famous Kullu Shawl Industry. Further drive to Manali. Manali, situated in a valley, can be defined as a mini heaven. It has snow capped peaks, the flowing river Beas, Deodhar and pine trees, green fields and fruit orchards helping Manali to remain as the favorite holiday and trekking spot. On your arrival at Manali check-in at your hotel. Later move out to visit Hadimba Devi Temple, Manu Temple and Tibetian Monastery if time permits. Over night at your hotel.
Day 06: Manali: Early morning after breakfast, move out to visit Solang Valley with its emerald meadows, ski slopes and paragliding activities, offering the view of glaciers and snow capped mountains and peaks. The magnificent views and natural beauty are never-ending source of delight. Further proceed for excursion of Rohtang Pass - the gateway to Lahaul-Spiti valley. The majesty of the mountains can be seen at their best here. There are beautiful sights of glaciers, peaks and Chandra river flows down in the Lahaul valley. Revel in the breathtaking beauty of Kothi, Rahalla Falls and Marrhi en-route to Rohtang. Overnight stay at your hotel.
Day 07: Dharamshala: Early morning drive straight to Dharamshala - a picturesque hill town that commands a splendid view of the surroundings Dhauladhar Himalayan ranges. Dharamshala is known for its scenic beauty, calmness and serenity. It has high pine trees, tea gardens and timber yielding trees. On arrival check-in at your hotel. Later explore the Mcleodganj town at your own. The dense forests and the beautiful gardens are one of the major tourist attractions in McLeodganj. Over night at your hotel.
Day 08: Dharamshala: After having a leisurely breakfast move out to visit The Tibetan Monastery, Tsuglagkhang Temple (Namgyal Monastery), St. John’s church in the wilderness, War Memorial and Dal Lake. Shop in the bazaar for Tibetan handicrafts in the evening. Overnight stay at your hotel.
Day 09: Dalhousie: In the morning drive straight to Dalhousie in your exclusive vehicle. Dalhousie - an enchanting little town, with a colonial hangover. Thick forests, wildlife, tranquil ambience and refreshing views of the far mountains draped in snow, all make Dalhousie a very pleasant and mesmerizing destination. On arrival check-in at your hotel. Later move out to visit Satdhara waterfalls & Panjpulla waterfalls. Also visit various churches, Bakrota Hills and Kalatope - a famous wildlife sanctuary, the place gives you an opportunity to soak up the natural charm and watch animal species like ghoral, barking deer and the Himalayan black bear. Night stay at your hotel.
Day 10: Dalhousie: After having a leisurely breakfast drive to Khajjiar (25 Kms. away). Khajjiar is one of the favourite retreats for visitors. The saucer-shaped meadow, ringed by pines, has a lake set in the middle, complete with a floating bland. A little golden-spired temple of Khajjinag belonging to the 12th century and a picturesque golf course complete this pretty picture. A picturesque spot with an emerald, saucer shaped meadow set amidst a dense deodar forest, it has a lake as it's centre with a floating island, a forest rest house, a little temple with a golden spire and a golf course. Evening return to Dalhousie. Night stay at your hotel.
Day 11: Amritsar: After having a leisurely breakfast, drive straight to Amritsar in your exclusive vehicle. On arrival check-in at your hotel. Later move out to visit the famous Golden Temple located in the heart of the city, Jalianwallah Bagh - a memorial built to commemorate the martyrs of the 1919 massacre. In the evening proceed to the Wagah Border. At Wagah Border, witness the ceremonial changing of guard, the march-past followed by the singing of national anthem and other patriotic songs. Solders parading in full swing and the sight of India-istan border from such close quarters will evoke a sense of nostalgia. Return back to Hotel. Night stay at your hotel.
Day 12: New Delhi (DEPARTURE): After breakfast, check-out from hotel and board the flight for New Delhi. On arrival at appropriate time you will be transferred to the international airport of New Delhi to board the flight back to your home with a bunch of sweet memories. (The Tour Ends)
(The Tour Ends)
The Tour cost will include:
- Accommodation in Luxury/5*/4*/3* hotels (as per your requirement) in air conditioned double occupancy room with attach bathroom.
- Daily Buffet Breakfast at your hotel.
- Volvo Tickets and Transportation in an exclusive air-conditioned Deluxe Car or the one of similar standards.
- Services of an English speaking guide during all your sightseeing schedules.
- All transfers, sightseeing, excursions as per the tour itinerary.
- Driver’s allowances and parking charges.
- All kind of transport and luxury Taxes including interstate/toll taxes.
- Complimentary mineral water Bottles will be provided during your drive from one destination to another.
- Car will be equipped with Ice Box, Wet Tissue Papers and First Aid-Box.
- Assistance to all arrival and departure points by company representative.
The Tour cost will not include:
- All kind of personal expenses such as tips, laundry, telephone bills, and beverages.
- It also does not include any meals unless and otherwise specifically mentioned.
- Entrance fees to the monuments.
- International airfare.
- Optional, suggested or unspecified activities.
- Camera fee (still or movie)
- Any item not mentioned in cost will include column.