Himachal Pradesh, known for its hill stations, natural beauty, and snow clad mountains, is the perfect destination for planning a getaway vacation. The serene mountains and the pure air of nature provide a great respite from the hustle and bustle of the monotonous city life. Since Himachal is bordered by Punjab and Chandigarh on the west, it is especially a preferred choice for people of these areas for spending their summer vacations. We offer such Himachal Holiday Packages which include all that the hills have to offer, including enjoying the natural beauty and lush greenery, shopping at the popular markets and mall area, visiting temples, and so on. Here is an itinerary for such a relaxing and rejuvenating trip that you cannot miss.
Day 01: Travel from Delhi to Shimla
The trip begins from Delhi where after your arrival at the Delhi airport/station, we proceed to Shimla by road (570 km, 14-15 hours) via Parwanoo, Tibertrail, and Solan. The journey has a beautiful backdrop of mesmerizing hills. Upon reaching, check into hotel and enjoy your overnight stay.
Day 02: Sightseeing in Shimla
After having breakfast, explore Kufri valley and its serene greenery. Then take a tour of The Indian Institute of Advanced Studies, and the famous temples of the region- Jakhu Temple and Sankat Mochan Temple. By evening, we reach Shimla where you can take a casual stroll at the popular The Mall and shop at this hub including the Lower Bazaar and The Ridge.
Day 03: Travel from Shimla to Manali
After the breakfast, proceed for Manali (265 km, 8 hours) while stopping by in Kullu town on the way. Our Shimla taxi service is a viable option for a comfortable and timely travel. Reach the hotel in the evening and send an overnight stay.
Day 04: Manali - Rohtang Pass - Manali
Post breakfast, drive to Solang Valley (13 km) and enjoy the spectacular view of the snow capped mountains and glaciers. You can also go on the ski lift on the fine ski slopes. Then continue the journey to Rohtang Pass (51 km) where you can soak in the panoramic view of the magnificent mountains. Return to hotel after sightseeing for an oversight stay.
Day 05: Sightseeing at Manali
After breakfast, we set off on a tour of Old Manali and the main bazaar, and visit the nearby attractions including Manu Temple, Hadimba Devi Temple and Monastry, and Vashist Temple. Return to hotel in the evening for an overnight stay.
Day 06: Travel from Manali to Dharamshala
On the sixth day, we drive from Dharamshala via Kullu (210 km, 7-8 hours) amidst the serene view of the mountains and the beautiful weather. After reaching Dharamshala in the evening, you can rest for the day at the hotel.
Day 07: Sightseeing at Dharamshala
Post breakfast, we leave for a complete tour of Mcleodganj and the popular places of attraction including Naddi, Dalai Lama Temple, Dal Lake, and Bhagsu Waterfall. By the evening, you are free to visit the Mall road and shop for souvenirs at the local market. Enjoy your night stay at the hotel in Dharamshala.
Day 08: Travel from Dharamshala to Dalhousie
After breakfast, we drive to Dalhousie (130 km, 3-4 hours) for unwinding in the natural beauty and serenity of the region, marked by a pleasant weather. After reaching the hill station, spend an overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 09: Dalhousie - Khajjiar- Dalhousie
After breakfast, set off for Khajjiar via Bakrota hills, Lakkar Mandi, Kala top. After reaching Kajjiar, popularly known as Mini Switzerland of India, you can unwind in the vast green meadows surrounded by forests such as the famous Kajjiar Lake and explore the area marked by a pleasant climate. Drive back to the hotel by the evening for an overnight stay.
Day 10: Travel from Dalhousie to Amritsar
Set out for Amritsar (202 km, 6-7 hours) wherein you can spend half of the day visiting the places of attraction such as Wagah Border, Golden Temple, and Jalianwala Bagh. After reaching your destination, the tour comes to an end here.