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Magic of Himalayas with Golden Temple

Duration : 11 Days/ 10 Nights
Destinations Covered : Delhi - Shimla - Chail - Kufri - Manali - Rohtang Pass - Dharamshala - McLeod Ganj - Amritsar - Wagah Border - Delhi


Day 01 : Arrive Delhi
Arrive Delhi - The capital city of India is a extensive modern metropolis with a dramatic backdrop of prehistoric architecture. Check in to the Hotel. Rest of the Day is free to relax. Overnight stay at Delhi.


Day 02 : Drive to Shimla

After breakfast drive to Shimla, located 370 Kms north of Delhi. Shimla at an altitude of 2130 Mtrs is a famous Himalayan retreat of India and was the summer capital of India during the British Raj. Britishers left India in 1947 but building of Shimla in Tudor and Neo-Gothic style of structural design still reminds of the colonial era. UNESCO Heritage Toy train serving Shimla from Kalka on 96 Kms extend was laid in 1903 AD, and a ride on it is a memorable experience. Arrive Shimla and check into hotel / resort. Evening visit Mall road the happening center in Shimla. Overnight stay at Shimla.


Day 03 : Excursion Tour to Chail & Kufri Valley

Enjoy full day excursion to Chail & Kufri. Chail 45 Kms from Shimla is a energizing setting, bounded by lush green forest of deodars and heavily perfumed pines. Chail at an altitude of 2250 Mtrs offers a superior view of Himalayas, and is pleasure abode of world highest altitude cricket ground. Kufri at an altitude of 2622 Mtrs offers beautiful scenes of panoramic Himalayas. Kufri is also a hot spot for skiers, and offers great slopes for
freshers as well as for experienced skiers. Evening return back to Shimla for overnight stay.


Day 04 : Shimla Sightseeing. Drive to Manali

Morning enjoy local sightseeing tour of Shimla, visiting Christ church, Scandal point, Gaiety Theatre, Jakhu Temple, Raj Bhawan and Viceregal Lodge. Afternoon drive to Manali, at an altitude of 6000 Ft, Manali is the most passionate Mountain retreat in India. Lush green Valleys, mighty snow peaks, deep gorges, the Beas River and enchanting mountain lakes makes, Manali a traveler's glory. Arrive Manali and check in to your pre booked resort. Overnight stay at Manali.


Day 05 : Manali Sightseeing

Today enjoy sightseeing tour of Manali visiting Vasisth Temple famous for its sulphur springs, Tibetan Monastery, Hadimba Temple, Institute of Mountaineering and Old Manali with its virgin beauty. Evening free to relax and enjoy the attractive beauty of the valley. Overnight stay at Manali.


Day 06 : Excursion Tour to Rohtang Pass

Enjoy full day excursion to Rohtang pass, at an altitude of 3980 Mtrs. Rohtang offers panoramic views of the glaciers, deep narrow valley and mountains. Rohtang pass is entry to Ladakh, little Tibet in India. En-route to Rohtang visits the attractive Solang valley to knowledge the charismatic beauty of Himalayas. Solang Valley is very famous for skiing. Overnight stay at Manali.


Day 07 : Drive to Dharamshala. Dharamshala Sightseeing

Head to Dharamshala, situated 235 Kms from Manali is Home of His godliness Dalai Lama and Tibetan government in exile. Arrive Dharamshala and check into your resort. After little relaxation visit Museum of Kangra art, collection of Kangra miniature and contemporary art. Dharamshala serves as base for many famous treks in Dhauladhar range of Himalayas. Overnight stay at Dharamshala.


Day 08 : Excursion Tour to Mcleodganj

Today have an excursion tour to Mcleodganj, 13 Kms from Dharamshala, place where Tibetan enclaves are situated. The hill station was founded in 1848 AD by British Governor of Punjab. Enjoy sightseeing tour of Mcleodganj visiting Tsug Lakhang- refuge image of Sakyamuni the historical Buddha, Library of Tibetan Works and Archives, Namgyal monastery, Tibet Museum, house of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Central Tibetan management complex and Mountaineering Institute. Overnight stay at Dharamshala.


Day 09 : Drive Amritsar. Excursion Tour to Wagah Border.

Head to Amritsar - The religious capital of Sikhs, Amritsar is one of India's most olden and attractive city in India. Amritsar is 200 Kms from Dharamshala . Arrive Amritsar and check in to your Hotel. After freshen up enjoy visit to Indo- Pakistan border at Wagah, which is about 28 Kilometers from Amritsar, hosts the appreciative change of guard formal procedure at dusk. Evening enjoy visit to Golden Temple to experience the sparkle view of the magnificent temple also famous as Harminder Sahib. Overnight stay at Amritsar.


Day 10 : Amritsar Sightseeing. Evening Super fast train to Delhi.

Today enjoy sightseeing tour of Amritsar means "Holy pool of Nectar". Start you day with visit to Golden Temple, most blessed holy place for the Sikhs. It is predictable from every Sikh to come here at least once in a life time to pay his admiration to Guru Granth Sahib - the Holy Scripture and take a dip in the Amrit Sarovar for religious refinement. Other places to be covered in Amritsar sightseeing includes Jallianwala Bagh - an touching mark of respect to Indian freedom movement and Durgiana Temple. Evening board the superfast train to Delhi. Overnight stay at Delhi.


Day 11 : Delhi Sightseeing and departure transfer to Delhi Airport.

Enjoy sightseeing tour of Delhi, start the day with an direction tour of Old Delhi, enjoy a drive pass through the wonderful Red Fort build by the Great Mughal emperor Shahjahan in1638-48 AD, Jama Masjid Mosque- the biggest mosque in India build by Emperor Shah Jahan between 1644- 56 AD. After old Delhi sightseeing head to New Delhi and visit Rajghat- memory place of Mahatma Gandhi, India Gate - The monument was built to honor the Indian and British soldiers who died in World War I and the Afghan wars. The names of sacrificial victim are inscribed on the walls of the memorial, Rashtrapati Bhawan - the official residence of the President of India with 340 rooms, it is the biggest residence of any Head of the state of the world. In the afternoon visit the Qutub Minaret built in 1193 AD it is the uppermost stone tower in India. Delhi sightseeing tour ends with a visit to the Lotus Temple - an architectural wonder of the Bahai faith. The lotus shaped Temple is set among pools and the Gardens, which gives an impression of a floating half open lotus flower surrounded by its outspread leaves. In time transfer to Delhi Airport for your flight back to Home / Next destination.