9 Nights & 10 Days
Your tour itinerary is as follows:-
Day 1:-Today after reaching Chandigarh Railway station/Airport you will be transferred to hotel .After freshup you will do the Chandigarh sightseeing tour visiting Rock Garden,Sukna lake,Rose garden and if time permits go to see the Le-corbusier Musuem. o/n Hotel.
Day 2:- Today in the morning after breakfast you will go to see the Pinjore Gardens also known as Yadvendra gardens and then you board the famous toy train at Kalka( 12:10pm).After reaching Kandaghat you wil deboard the train and continue your journey towards Shimla by car. o/n hotel
Day 3:- After Breakfast you begin with the sightseeing tour of Shimla. You proceed to see the Vice regal lodge (Indian institute of Advanced Studies). This is still the largest building in Shimla build in 1884-1888 and used to be the residence of Viceroys of India when Shimla was the summer capital of India during the British Raj. Then you proceed to see the Army Museum at Annandale ground. Annandale ground is with the Indian Army now a day and is the flattest piece of land within Shimla town which is used for playing golf by the Indian Army. During the British raj this ground was the venue for fancy fairs, parties, dog shows etc and it is believed that the Durand cup of football started from this place.This is supposed to be the lowest point within shimla town of your tour. After this you proceed to see the the highest hill within Shimla town known as Jakhoo hill where there is a temple dedicated to lord hanuman (Monkey god).Then the driver will drop you at himachal tourism lift from there you can use the elevator to reach the mall road .Rest of the day on your own to explore the bazaars of Shimla
Day 4:- After Breakfast today you proceed to see the outskirts of Shimla. Today you will go to see the number one ranked tourist destination in shimla among the domestic tourists known as Kufri which is famous for its scenic views and adventure activities after spending some time in kufri you proceed towards Chail . After reaching Chail you will go to see the Maharaja Patiala palace which is now run as a Himachal tourism hotel. After this you proceed to see the World's highest cricket ground and kali ka tibba(A temple dedicated to the hindu goddess kali). Then you return back to Shimla via kandaghat.
or After breakfast
you can proceed towads Hattu temple(A temple
dedicated to hindu goddess kali)
on the way you can spend some time at the number one ranked tourist destination in shimla among the domestic tourists known as Kufri which is famous for its scenic views and adventure activities.After this you can proceed towards hatu via Narkada and back to shimla through the same route.
Day 5:- Today in the morning after breakfast you will proceed towards the valley of god Manali. This drive from Shimla to Manali is one of the most beautiful drives in Himachal and will leave a memorable impact for a life time. To reach Manali you drive through different districts of Himachal Pradesh. On the way you drive through the luhnu cricket ground which hosted the Ranji trophy matches couple of times,on the way you also pass by deoli fish hatchery which is Asia's biggest fish hatchery,sundernagar ,pandoh dam ,beautiful waterfall near Hanogi mata temple,kullu shawl factory Vashino devi temple,patlikhul where you see biggest trout fish farm and then making your way to Manali. It is not about the detination where ever you tour in Himachal the route itself is beautiful.
Day 6:- Today in the morning after breakfast you will set of for Manali sightseeing tour .Today you visit Hadimba mata temple.Vashisth temple, club house ,old manali, Half of the day on your own to explore the bazaars and lanes of Manali
Day 7:- Today in the morning after breakfast you proceed towards Rohtang pass or upto possible/permissible snow point ,on the way you will go to solang nallah,kothi, Marhi,Gulaba can see the beautiful,Rahalla water falls and back to manali
Day 8:-Today in the morning after breakfast you proceed towards Dharamshala. On the way to dharamshala you will see the famous Baijnath temple and palampur tea gardens, Famous Dharamshala cricket stadium. o/n hotel.(manali-dharamshala 285kms)
Day 9:-Today in the morning after breakfast you proceed for sightseeing tour of Dharamshala visiting Bhasgu nath temple and waterfalls, Tibetian Monestary,Norbulinga institute,Tibetian children village ,Dal lake and Naddi village. o/n Mcleodganj
Day 10:-today in the morning after breakfast you proceed towards Chandigarh visiting famous Masroor rock cut temples.(Mc-leodganj---Chandigarh 353kms and via masroor 395kms).Visiting Masroor can be optional as you have to consider the time as well.