Upon arrival in Delhi, the agent’s representative will drive you to Shimla. Check-in to the hotel, and spend rest of the evening exploring nearby areas. One of the most popular places to see in Shimla is the Mall Road. Take a walk, shop for local goods, and then head to the hotel for a delicious dinner and a comfortable stay. Distance from Delhi to Shimla: 343 km Travel time: 6 hours 45 minutes Tip: If the time permits, you can also take a halt in Chandigarh for a couple of hours. There are numerous popular tourist attractions in Chandigarh for you to see, like Pinjore Garden, Rock Garden, etc.
Have breakfast and then head out to explore popular sightseeing spots in Shimla. Major stops will include Kufri, Indira Bungalow, and Himalayan Zoo. Adventure activities such as pony riding and yak riding can also be enjoyed. From there, you will be taken to Jakhoo Hill which is the highest peak of Shimla. It is the best vantage point to take in the beauty of this beautiful capital. You may take enjoyable walks and nature trails in the beautiful surroundings. Other points of interest are Mall Road, The Ridge, Scandal Point, and Lakkar Bazaar. An evening stroll at any of these points is one of the beautiful hill station experiences. End your night with a delicious spread of dinner in hotel’s main restaurant.
Start your third day of the trip with a delicious breakfast in the hotel. After that, it will be time to check-out and head to Manali by Road. Important sightseeing points on the way are Sundernagar Lake, Mandi, Pandoh Dam, Hanogi Devi Temple, and Vaishno Devi Temple. On arrival in Manali, check to your hotel, freshen up and then uwind. The evening is at leisure. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel Distance from Shimla to Manali: 250 km Travel Time: 6 hours 30 minutes
Have breakfast and then start for a full day trip to Rohtang Pass. On the way, you can stop for sightseeing at Kothi Village, Gulaba, Rahala Falls, Beas Nala and Marhi. Also, you can enjoy snow activities like skiing, horse riding, yak riding, snow scooter riding, and sledging. Later in the day, you could cover local sightseeing in Manali. Major attractions are Hadimba Devi Temple, Tibetan Monastery, Vashisht Temple and hot water Spring, Club House, Van Vihar, Mall Road and Manali underground market. Come back to hotel for dinner and overnight stay. Distance from Manali to Rohtang Pass: 51 km Travel Time: 1 hour 30 minutes Tip: Snow suits are available at Rohtang Pass. However, you can also rent one from Manali itself.
After your morning grub, check-out from the hotel. From there, you will head towards Dharamshala in a private car. On the way, you can stop at Kullu Valley, Palampur tea gardens, Baijnath Temple and Chamunda Devi Temple for sightseeing. Upon arrival in Dharamshala, check in at the hotel, and then you have the evening at leisure. You can head for a stroll in the beautiful weather and surroundings. Return to the hotel for a delectable spread of dinner and overnight stay. Distance from Manali to Dharamshala: 234 km Travel time: 6 hours 25 minutes
Upon check-out from hotel you will be driven down to Dalhousie. While on the way, you will take a detour to McLeodganj. The little town is full of Tibetan establishments. Then you will proceed to popular tourist places like Bhagsunath Temple, Dal Lake, Tota Rani Village, St. John Church and Mcleodganj Market. After all this, you will straightaway head towards Dalhousie. After check-in, relax for a while and then head out for a walk in the beautiful weather of Dalhousie, if time permits. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel. Distance from Dharamshala to Dalhousie: 117 km Travel time: 3 hours 30 minutes Tip: It is suggested that you carry a torch or a battery light as some of the back alleys in Dalhousie are not properly lit.
After a delicious breakfast, check out of the hotel. Board the cab to visit Khajjiar – the Switzerland of India. The beauty of this place is enchanting with a spectacular lake in the middle. You can explore the floating island in the middle of the lake, 9-hole golf course, beautiful restaurant, and the green grasslands. In the evening, you will start your return journey to Chandigarh. Distance from Dalhousie to Khajjiar: 21 km Travel time: 1 hour Distance from Khajjiar to Chandigarh: 326 km Travel time: 7 hours 10 minutes Tip: Khajjiar is an immensely beautiful spot in Himachal, we suggest you to keep your camera fully charged.