Destinations Covered: Delhi - Pathankot - Dharamshala - Tapovan - Kangra Valley - Dalhousie - Khajjiar - Delhi
Duration: 10 Nights/11 Days
Day 01: Arrival at Delhi
On your arrival, you will be welcomed by our representative and later you will be transferred to the hotel. Since there are no activities planned for the day, you can either relax at the hotel or move out and feel the vibes of the city. Overnight stay would be at the hotel.
Day 02: Delhi
On this day, you will be taken for the city excursion. Your city tour starts with a visit to the Laxmi Narayan Temple, also known as Birla Mandir. Decorated with carvings depicting the scenes from Hindu mythology, it is a perfect example of northern or nagara style of architecture. You would then be taken to India Gate, a memorial for soldiers who laid down their lives in World War I. Next you would visit the Parliament House, the nerve center of Indian politics. In the afternoon, you will be visiting the Old Delhi covering Jama Masjid, the largest mosque in India, Red Fort (the red stone magic) and Gandhi Memorial, the memoir of the Father of the Nation. Thereafter, you will move further towards railway station to board an overnight train till Pathankot. You would be traveling overnight in the train.
Day 03: Pathankot - Dharamshala
Upon your arrival at Pathankot, you will be received by our representative. Thereafter you will be driven towards Dharamshala. Nestled high on the hills in the Kangra Valley, this picturesque hill station is home of the Nobel Laureate Dalai Lama, who has been living here since his exile from Tibet, by the Chinese government. Little Lhasa, within the town, is an enchanting world for the people with Buddhist belief. As soon as you reach here, our representative will escort you to the hotel. No activities are scheduled for the day. As such, you are free to explore the surroundings on your own. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 04: Dharamshala
In the morning, after having breakfast, you will embark for city sightseeing excursion. Firstly you will be taken to visit the Tibetan Medical and Astro Institute, continued with the visit of St. John's Church. It is a monument dedicated to Lord Elgin, one of the viceroys of India and is situated in the majestic Deodar forest. Thereafter, you will be visiting Bhagsunath, an ancient temple located at the outskirts of Mcleodganj. Later you will visit Kunal Pathri and War Memorial. In the evening, you will return to your hotel for dinner & overnight stay.
Day 05: Dharamshala - Tapovan - Kangra Valley - Dharamshala
On the fifth morning, you will move further for exploring the nearby areas of Dharamshala. In the morning, an excursion to the Tapovan, covering the Swami Chinmayananda Ashram, is planned. Named after Guru Swami Tapovan, it is situated on the banks of River Bindu Saras. Not just an ashram, it is also a Chinmaya Rural Primary Health and Training Centre. Later, you will be taken for a visit to the Kangra Valley. Here you will visit some of the awe-inspiring temples and forts. In the evening, you will return to the hotel at Dharamshala for an overnight stay.
Day 06: Dharamshala - Dalhousie
This day, in the morning, you will be driven towards Dalhousie, a popular hill station and tourist destination. It is located on the western edge of the Dhauladhar mountain range of the Himalayas. The city is a perfect example of the Scottish and Victorian architecture, as it is reflected in the local church & bungalows. It will be a chance for you to explore the picturesque beauty of the valley with the spectacular snow-covered Dhauladhar Mountains. As soon as you reach there, your representative will help you check-in to the hotel. Thereafter, you will be free for your leisure activities and shopping. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 07: Dalhousie
In the morning, after having breakfast, you will be taken for the city excursion. This would be an exciting dsay for you would be exploring a lot of places, each of which would give you a feel of this mesmerizing hill station. You will visit to Panjpulla, Jandri Ghat & Subhash Baoli, the Round and Dainkund. Later in the evening, you will return to your hotel for dinner & overnight stay.
Day 08: Dalhousie - Khajjiar - Dalhousie
On the eighth day morning, you will be taken to Khajjiar, also known as mini Switzerland of India. The entire day is dedicated to the scenic exquisiteness of Khajjiar. The flourishing green meadows surrounded with the thick pine and cedar forests give the reflection of Gulmarg of Kashmir. You can rejuvenate yourself in the cool weather and tranquil valley. Later in the evening, you will return to the hotel at Dalhousie. Overnight stay will be in the hotel.
Day 09: Dalhousie - Pathankot - Delhi
In the morning, you will check-out from your hotel and drive towards Pathankot. Upon your arrival, you will be escorted by our representative towards the railway station from where you will board a train for Delhi. You would be traveling overnight in the train.
Day 10: Delhi
On the tenth morning, you will be received by our representative at Delhi railway station and later will be transferred to the hotel. Thereafter, you have an entire day at your disposal. You are free to relax and engage yourself in the leisure activities. In the evening, you can explore the nearby area or can go for shopping. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 11: Departure From Delhi
In the morning, you will check-out from your hotel. Our representative will escort you to the international airport from where you will catch a flight for back home.
Also Mapped to: • New Delhi Tours • Dharamshala Tours
Discover the natural charm of Himachal Pradesh as you explore Pathankot, Dharamshala, Kangra and Dalhousie in this travel package.