8 Days (Delhi – Shimla – Manali) Tour
Day 01: Arrival Delhi
On arrival Delhi, you will receive a warm welcome at the International Airport by our representative and will be transferred to hotel. CHECK-IN 1400 hrs. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 02: Delhi
After breakfast, visit a combined city tour of Old & New Delhi. In Old Delhi, visit the Raj Ghat, – memorial to Mahatma Gandhi & the Jama Masjid – the largest mosque in India. Drive past Red Fort – a marvel in red sandstone (Closed on Mondays) and Chandni Chowk – an opulence market of perfumes. Later visit India Gate (memorial to the Indian army soldiers who died in` the World War I) and drive past the Rashtrapati Bhawan (formerly the viceroy’s residence) and the Parliament House. Also visit Humayun’s Tomb & the 12th century Qutab Minar, gracefully hand-carved for its entire height of 234ft, and the iron pillar, which has withstood the ravages of time and not rusted even after 1500 years. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 03: Train Delhi – Shimla
On time transfer railway station to board the train to Chandigarh. Meeting & assistance on arrival and drive to Shimla. Shimla is the former capital of Britishers set amidst Shivalik, mountains which offer some of the most stunning view of Himalayas. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 04: Shimla
After early breakfast, half day excursion to famous skiing resort of Kufri. Afternoon half day city tour visiting Indian Institute of Advanced Studies & church. Evening free to stroll at the famous shopping place of Shimla town – The Mall & the Ridge. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 05: Drive Shimla – Manali
After breakfast drive to Manali. On arrival check-in to the hotel.
Manali is an ancient town in lap of Kullu Valley, surrounded by towering peaks at an arm’s length. Manali is a popular honeymoon destination and trailhead for numerous treks as well as a great countryside ideal for adventure sport lovers. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 06: Manali
Breakfast at hotel. Later excursion to Solang Valley for adventure activities. Also visit the 450 years old temple dedicated to Hadimba Devi, which showcases some excellent woodcarving. Also visit Manu temple and Vashisht Kund, known for its hot sulphur springs. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 07: Drive Manali – Chandigarh
Train Chandigarh – Delhi by Shatabdi at 1823/2155 hrs (Dinner on Board)
After breakfast drive to Chandigarh railway station to board the train to Delhi. Meeting & assistance on arrival and transfer to Hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 08: Delhi – Departure
Breakfast at hotel. CHECK-OUT NOON.
Later transfer to the airport to board the flight for onward destination.