Shimla & Manali Tour
Places : : Delhi - Kalka - Shimla - Manali - Chandigarh - Delhi
Duration :09 Nights / 10 Days
Shimla and Manali Tour is a breathtaking package allowing travellers to
soak in the surreal Himalayan scenery for a longer span. This ten day
itinerary, as the name suggests first targets Shimla, the quintessential
queen of the hills and its adjoining valley treks. Thereon, the tour
ventures into the misty magic of Manali, in the upper reach of Himachal
Pradesh, known for its pristine surroundings.
Day 01 - Arrive Delhi
Upon arrival at Delhi, meet India budget tour representative for assisted
transfer for overnight stay in the capital of India.
Day 02 - Delhi - Kalka (By Train) - Shimla
After breakfast, transfer to the Railway station to board train # 2011
Kalka Shatabdi Express dep. 07:40 hrs. Arrive Kalka at 12:00 hrs. Later
connect train # 255 Himalayan Queen dep. 12:10 hrs arrive Shimla at 17:20
hrs. Transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 03 - Shimla
After breakfast, excursion to Kufri. Here, enjoy the vintage charm of
Victorian era with the elegant horse ride in the apple orchards. These
orchards here offer bountiful crisp apples, an offering of the western
Himalayas. In the afternoon, enjoy a leisurely walk to explore the scenic
paradise of Shimla or visit the Mall road for shopping or other individual
Day 04 - Shimla
Day four is free to relax or interpret Shimla on your own. You can
schedule the day with a trek to Chail, the summer resort of Patialas
Prince. Or relax in the hotel premises. Overnight at hotel.
Day 05 - Shimla - Manali 260 kms / 8 hrs
After breakfast, check out Shimla for a drive to Manali. On arrival in
Manali, transfer to the hotel. Rest of the time is free at leisure.
Overnight at hotel.
Day 06 - Manali
After breakfast, visit the ancient Hadimba temple and Club house, which
are the prime attractions of Manali. Afternoon is free for shopping and
other individual activities during which tourists can purchase the famous
bright coloured shawls and other accessories as souvenirs from Himachal
Pradesh. Overnight in Manali.
Day 07 - Manali
After breakfast, move towards the excursion to Rohtang Pass, the gateway
to Lahaul, Spiti and Ladakh and Solang Valley famous for its snowfields.
Return by evening to Manali for overnight stay.
Day 08 - Manali - Chandigarh 305 kms / 8 Hrs.
After breakfast drive to Chandigarh. On arrival, transfer to the hotel
for overnight stay.
Day 09 - Chandigarh - Delhi
Visit Pinjore Garden and Rock Garden, the two exciting attractions of
this planned city, Chandigarh. In the evening, transfer to Railway Station
to connect train # 2012 Kalka Shatabdi dep. 18:20 hrs. arr. Delhi at 21:40
hrs. Overnight in Delhi.
Day 10 - Depart Delhi
Dedicate the day exploring Delhi with a visit to the Red Fort, Raj Ghat,
Qutab Minar. India Gate and drive past President's House, Parliament
House. In between, do catch up with the last minute shopping. Later in the
evening, transfer to airport to connect flight for onward destinations.
(hotel checkout 12:00 hrs.)
Contact us for hotels details/options covered in this tour
(on twin sharing basis - minimum 2
persons travelling together)
|Valid till Sept 2018
US$ 890 Per Person
* Please request for rate for the period X'Mas - New Year Period
- Shimla state museum & Roerich Art Gallery / Nagar remain
closed on Mondays & all Govt. holidays
- Zoo in kufri also remains closed on Mondays
- Roerich Art Gallery is also closed on every second Tuesday in a
- Rohtang pass road would remain closed on every Tuesday for
||Land Cost Excludes
1. Room on sharing basis at
each place as per itinerary with daily breakfast (total 9 nights).
Hotel check in / out 12:00 hrs.
2. Aircon standard car for all transfers, sightseeing and
excursion. Expect in Shimla as Aircon not required in that area hence
Non Aircon car will be provided.
3. EEnglish speaking Guide at each place
4. Train Fare - Aircon Chair car for Delhi / Kalka &
Chandigarh / Delhi and Chair car for Kalka / Shimla
5. Govt. Service Tax @ 4.5 %
1. Expenses of personal
2. Any air fare
3. Airport Tax
4. Any monument entry fee (to be paid directly at the
monument). In Delhi it is approx US$ 20
Hotel used will be as under or equivalent category
Tulip Inn West Delhi Hari nagar / Mahagun Sarovar
Sarovar Portico / Snowcrest Manor
Homotel Chandigarh / K C Residency
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