Shimla Tour Package
SHIMLA TOUR PACKAGE
Shimla also known as Simla, is the capital city of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, located in northern India. It was a part of Nepal when the gorkhali troops extended their land upto Sutlej river in the west.Although Nepal lost this land in 1816 AD but the Treaty of 1950 between Nepal and Republic of India legally returns back the surrounding states of Kumaon and Garhwal to Nepal.Since the politics of Nepal is hugely influenced by Delhi,Nepal hasn’t been able to claim their land in this region. Apart from this,the land to the east from Mechi river upto Bhutan and some plain land in the south from the present border of Nepal also face the same circumstances.’Shimla is bounded by Mandi and Kullu in the north, Kinnaur in the east, the state of Uttarakhand in the south-east, and Solan and Sirmaur to the south. Shimla acts as a hub for India’s tourism sector. It is among the top 10 preferred entrepreneurial locations in India.
Day 1: Delhi-Shimla
Arrive Delhi Airport/Railway Station & Transfer by road to Shimla (343 kms/8 hrs) former summer capital of British India & now a capital of Himachal Pradesh, set amidst the snow capped shivalik mountain ranges offering some stunning views of the mighty Himalayas, Arrive & check in the Hotel .Rest of the day is at leisure, Night stay in Shimla.
Day 2: Shimla-Kufri-Shimla
In the morning visit the Kufri a 30 Minutes drive from Shimla, an exotica of nature as a place surrounded by dense forest and snow caped mountains amidst virgin peaks and natures flora and fauna where one can completely relax and tune oneself for natural beauty, situated at an altitude of 2500 meters just an hours drive from Shimla and a very popular ski resort during the winter months. Later take a walking tour of Shimla &, visit the Jakhoo hills which, offers panoramic vies of the Shimla town, Vice-regal lodge Mall road, Night stay in Shimla.
Day 3: Shimla-Manali
Morning drive to Manali (285 kms / 7 hrs) a picture-perfect hill resort at an altitude of 1,929 metres. Set amidst pine-clad mountains, which gradually close in on both sides of the Beas and nestling in their shade, as though carved out of primeval forest, is a scattered hamlet, which comprises this picturesque summer resort. Arrive & check in the hotel. Rest of the evening is at leisure Night stay in Manali.
Day 4: Manali
Morning proceed for a sightseeing tour of Manali covering the 450 years old temple dedicated to Hadimba Devi, which has some excellent woodcarving, Tibetan Monastery and a handicraft center. Rest of the day at leisure OR Enjoy walk to nearby picturesque village of Vashisht known for hot sulphur springs. Night stay in Manali.
Day 5: Manali
Morning proceed to visit the Solang Valley, which offers fine views of glaciers and snow, capped peaks. A place not to be missed is Rohtang Pass, 51 km from Manali at an altitude of 3978 meters (subject to weather conditions). Rest of the day is at leisure OR take a stroll down the Mall road, Night stay in Manali.
Day 6: Manali-Chandigarh
Morning check out from the Hotel & transfer by road to Chandigarh (276 kms/7-8 hrs).Enroute visit Kullu valley, celebrated as the valley of Gods. Arrive & transfer to hotel .Evening is at leisure, Night stay in Chandigarh.
Day 7: Chandigarh-Delhi
Morning check out from the Hotel & transfer by road to Delhi (256 kms/5 – 6 hrs) to board the flight for onward destination.