Ambala, Shimla, Manali, Chandigarh in 8 Days, 7 Nights
A short adventure package ideal for a quick trip to Himalayan mountains in Himachal Pradesh. It provides a nice break from crowds of the big cities and helps you relax in beautiful green forests and mountains of Manali and Shimla.
Day 01:- Delhi – Ambala – Solan – Shimla (160 kms) (5 hours)
Reach Ambala by train or road where you will have an early lunch and start your drive towards Shimla via Chandigarh. Enjoy the sights of the erstwhile winter capital of colonial India and see some major attractions of the charming town.
Day 02:- Shimla – Kufri – Himalayan Nature Park – Shimla. (50 kms) (4-5 hours)
After breakfast, visit Sankat Mochan Temple, Regal Lodge and then drive towards Kufri. Enjoy the views, horse ride, go karts. Reach back Shimla by evening and enjoy the evening on Mall road.
Day 03:- Shimla – Ghaghas – Sundernagar – Mandi – Pandoh – Kullu – Manali. (260 kms) (8-9hours)
Wake up early to travel towards Manali via Mandi. You will pass through Kullu valley, famous as Valley of Gods. Reach Manali in evening and check in the hotel for rest and freshening up.
Day 04:- Manali – Solang – Rohtang Pass – Manali (104kms) (4-5 hours)
Get in to car for the thrilling ride towards the famous and scenic Rohtang pass. You will pass through and stop at Kothi, Marhi, Rani Nala, see Byas Kund and a few other attractions. Drive back in evening to Manali hotel.
Day 05:- Manali Local Sightseeing (30kms) (4-5hrs)
This day will be for local sightseeing in Manali as you visit Old Manli, Club House, Van Vihar, Tibetan Monastery, Manu’s Temple, Hidimba’s Temple and Vashshishth Kund. Latter is the site for some relaxing natural hot water baths where you can soak in the sulfurous water. It’s considered a cure for some skin diseases.
Day 06:-Manali –Naggar – Manali (50kms) (4-5 hours)
Time to visit places near Manali as you visit ancient Naggar castle, Rorich art gallery and Jagatsukh. After lunch in Jagatsukh, drive back towards Manali town and enjoy a free relaxing evening exploring the nooks and crannies of this beautiful town.
Day 07:- Manali – Kullu – Mandi – Bilaspur – Chandigarh (320 kms) (8-9 hours)
Time to leave the mountains as you drive towards Chandigarh while passing through Kullu and Mandi. Reach there by evening and checkin the hotel for rest. Spend some time relaxing in Sector 17 Market of Chandigarh
Day 08:- Chandigarh
The car will drop you at airport or railway station. You can also visit some attractions of the city like Rock Garden, Sukhna Lake and Rose Garden
Best Time :
15th March to 20th June and 15th September to 15th December
USD 600 per person for 2 guests.
USD 550 per person for 3-4 guests.
USD 500 per person for 5-8 guests.