HIMACHAL CULTURAL TOUR
DURATION : 9 NIGHTS / 10 DAYS
Destinations Covered : Delhi » Nalagarh » Chail » Shimla » Manali » Palampur » Dharamshala
The Himachal Tour allows you to explore the beautiful attractions of Himachal Pradesh of India and a holy city Dharamshall. The tour consists of visiting popular hill stations like Shimla, Manali, Kufri, and others. Apart from this, you will also visit Dharamshala where you can experience Buddhist culture by visiting monasteries.
Arrival At Delhi
Welcome to the Himachal Cultural Tour!!!! Upon your arrival at Delhi international airport, you will be received by a garland welcome by Wander India Tours representative. Later, you will be shifted to the pre-booked hotel in India’s national capital- Delhi. In the evening, explore the local markets of the city. Later, enjoy the dinner at any famous restaurant in the city. After dinner, stay overnight at the hotel.
Delhi – Chandigarh – Nalagarh
Enjoy the breakfast in the morning and then leave for Nalagarh which is the first place to visit in the state of Himachal Pradesh. On the way to Nalagarh, stop at Chandigarh for a while and then continue your journey further. Upon arrival, check-in at the hotel and refresh yourself. In the evening, you will stroll through the markets of Nalagarh. Later, enjoy the dinner and then stay overnight at the hotel.
Nalagarh – Chail
After breakfast in the morning, you will leave for the next destination of the tour which is Chail. The Chail hill station is one of the beautiful attractions of the tour. Upon arrival, check-in at the hotel/resort. In the afternoon, enjoy a delicious lunch and then leave to explore the in and around attractions of Chail. The evening is free to enjoy your own with the charismatic beauty of this beautiful hill station. After dinner, stay overnight at the hotel.
Chail – Shimla
Today after breakfast, you will leave for Shimla which is another charming hill station of Himachal Pradesh. The Shimla is also known as the Queen of hill stations. Moreover, this is the most visited tourist place in the state. En-route, stop at Kufri to witness the incredible beauty of snow-capped mountains and lush greenery all around. After reaching Shimla, check-in at the hotel and leave to explore the attractions of Shimla. In the evening, you will stroll through the markets of Shimla. Later, enjoy dinner at a traditional restaurant. Later return back to the hotel for overnight stay.
Shimla – Manali
On the 5th day of the tour, you will move to the next destination of the tour, Manali. Manali is quite popular for its natural charming beauty of mountains and lush greenery all around. After breakfast, you will leave for Manali. En-route, you will stop at Sundernagar to enjoy the charming views of Sundernagar Lake. Also, stop at Kullu to mesmerize the natural beauty of Kullu Valley. Upon arrival at Manali, check-in at the pre-booked hotel. In the evening, you will stroll through the markets of Manali. Later, you will return back to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Manali – Rohtang Pass – Manali Sightseeing
Enjoy the breakfast in the morning and then leave for a short excursion to Rohtang Pass. This is a place where one can participate in various adventure activities such as Skiing, Rock climbing, Paragliding, Rappelling, and others. In the afternoon, return back from Rohtang Pass and explore the popular attractions of Manali including Hadimba temple, the Vashisth temple, Manu temple, Buddhist monasteries, and parks. In the evening, you can enjoy shopping in the local markets and buy some handicraft products. After dinner, stay overnight at the hotel.
Manali – Palampur
After breakfast in the morning, you will go for trekking towards Palampur. On the way, you will pass through beautiful Jogindernagar and Bajinath. At Bajinath, visit an ancient temple which is quite popular for its local architectural styles. You will reach Palampur by the evening, check in to the hotel/resort. Later, go for a nature walk nearby to your hotel. After dinner, stay overnight at the hotel.
Palampur Sightseeing – Dharamshala
After enjoying the delicious breakfast in the morning, you will leave for a sightseeing tour to Palampur. Some of the prominent places to visit here include Andretta Potteries, Taragarh Palace, Al-Hilal Palace, and others. In the afternoon, enjoy lunch and then leave for the next destination which is Dharamshala. On the way to Dharamshala, visit a Chinmaya Tapovan trust and then continue your journey. After reaching McLeod Ganj- Dharamshala, check into a hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Dharamshala Sightseeing – Pragpur
Today, you will leave for a half-day sightseeing tour of Dharamshala. It is one of the most popular pilgrimage hill stations in the country. Here, you can visit many Hindu temples and the Buddhist monasteries and attractions like Norbulingka Institute, the St. John’s church, the Bhagsu Nag temple, the Chamunda Devi temple, Kangra Art Museum and others. Later in the afternoon, enjoy lunch and proceed towards Pragpur. After reaching Pragpur, check-in at the hotel for stay overnight.
Pragpur – Chandigarh
Your 10 days Himachal Cultural Tour comes to an end today. After breakfast in the morning, you will be driven to the Chandigarh and then transfer to the airport to board a flight for further destination.
- Accommodation in double sharing room.
- Daily buffet breakfast.
- Assistance at arrival and departure.
- Elephant ride at Amber Fort in Jaipur
English speaking guide.
- Airport Pick up / drop by exclusive air condition car.
- All sightseeing and transfer by exclusive Air Condition private car of your own with well experienced, professional English speaking driver.
- Mineral water bottle available in the car.
- Toll tax, Parking, driver expenses.
- All other applicable taxes.
- Any expenses for unfortunate circumstances like cancellation/flight delay/hike in fare or for any other similar reason or for natural calamities.
- Personal nature Expenses i.e. Telephone Calls, Laundry, Soft / Hard Drinks, Meals, Tipping etc.
Any Domestic / International flight fare.
- Monuments & Parks entree fees.
- Camera fees in Monuments and parks where applicable.
- Anything that not specifically mentioned in above inclusions