Destinations Covered: Delhi - Nalagarh - Kangra - Dharamsala - Taragarh - Kullu - Beas Banks - Manali - Shimla - Chail - Delhi
Duration: 9 Nights/10 Days
Day 01: Delhi- Nalagarh
Upon arriving at Delhi Airport, you will be greeted by our tour representative. You will be driven to Nalagarh either by road or you will board train to Chandigarh and then will be transferred to Nalagarh. Nalagarh is a six-hour drive from Delhi which will pass easily enjoying the beautiful scenic view outside. In Nalagarh, you will stay in the Nalagarh Palace heritage resort. You can either enjoy the evening by exploring the splendid fort or you can grab the opportunity to relax in the company of the Royal family, perhaps over a drink. Overnight stay will be at Nalagarh Palace.
Day 02: Nalagarh - Kangra
The next morning, after a heartening breakfast, you will be driven to Kangra. You will stay in the Judge's Court, a stately manor built in 1918 and situated in the quaint village of Paragpur. The Kangra valley rolls down the southern edge of the magnificent Dhauladar range. You can spot beautiful mountain slopes covered with forests, orchards, tea gardens and terraced fields. From Paragpur, the Beas River offers exciting opportunities for Mahaseer fishing, while Brand Billing which is just 30 kms from there provide great adventure sports like hang gliding and para-sailing. For people who are interested in arts, Kangra is also known for its exquisite miniature paintings. You would also visit the temple of Jwalamukhi, where a natural blue flame issues from the rock sanctum. This temple showing the constant swell of pilgrims provides a glimpse of the real India, engraved in rituals and traditionally vibrant and alive. Overnight stays will be at Judge's Court.
Day 03: Kangra- Dharamsala
Next morning you will be provided with delicious breakfast that will refresh your senses, preparing you for the fresh memories. You will be taken to Dharamsala which is 60 kms from Kangra and situated at a height of 6100 ft. You will be checked into the beautiful mountain resort. Dharamsala is the place of world famous spiritual leader Dalai Lama. You will visit the Tibetan children's village. Evening will be the time of enjoying the delectable taste of Tibetan food at local restaurants. Overnight stay will be at Dharamsala.
Day 04: Dharamsala- Taragarh
After having lip- smacking breakfast, you will head towards Taragarh which is two hours drive from Dharamsala. You will be accommodated in the splendid Taragarh Palace resort, which is proudly owned by the family of the Maharaja Kashmir. You will get the opportunity to taste the scrumptious cuisine of Himanchal Pradesh that will stay in your senses for long time. In the evening, you can indulge in the leisure activities like walking across the tea gardens or a driving to the monastery. Overnight stay is in Taragarh.
Day 05: Taragarh- Kullu
Next morning after the breakfast, you will be driven to the famous hill station Kullu which is situated at a drive of four hours from Taragarh. Arriving late afternoon, you will stay in the Beas Banks - Wanderlust tented camp on the banks of the River Beas, 12 kms upstream Kullu. This camp will provide you a great opportunity to live close to the nature and taste the divine beauty of mountains. In the evening, you will relax at camp with a bonfire and bar-be-cue. You have a great option available here, either you can spend overnight in the natural Beas Banks or you could choose to stay at a hotel. In either of the case you will have a memorable time at this refined place.
Day 06: Beas Banks
This day there is no driving so you can indulge in the natural beauty of Kullu and fill your body and soul with fresh air. There would be a tasty breakfast waiting for you. For adventure lovers, this is a golden opportunity to enjoy an exciting two hours of rafting on the River Beas. Later in the day you will visit the Naggar Castle and the Roerich Art Gallery. Again evening is filled with leisure activities at this interesting riverside beach camp.
Day 07: Beas Banks- Manali
The next morning after enjoying a delectable breakfast you will be taken to beautiful town of Manali. In Manali, you will be visiting the famous Hadimba Temple. Later in the day, you will be driven up to Rohtang Pass which is located 52 kms away from the Manali town at a height of 13,500 ft. From this pass you can get a fabulous view of the Dauladhar, Zanskar and the Lahaul- Spiti ranges. This will be the perfect place for you take great snaps of the picturesque mountain sceneries. Overnight stay will be in a hotel at Manali.
Day 08: Manali- Shimla
Next morning, after the breakfast you will head towards your next destination Shimla, the capital of Himanchal Pradesh and the erstwhile summer capital of the British Raj, which is six hours drive from Manali. You will be checked-in to the Palace hotel. Overnight stay will be in Shimla.
Day 09: Shimla - Chail
After having a delicious breakfast next morning, you will explore the famous Mall Road and its surroundings. Later in the afternoon, you will be driven to Chail via Kufri, which is two hours drive through dense deodar and rhododendron forest. You will check-in to Chail Palace hotel, which was the former residence of the Maharaja of Patiala. Overnight stay will be in Chail.
Day 10: Chail- Delhi
Next morning after breakfast, you will be taken to the railway station (Kandaghat) for a fascinating journey to Kalka, on the toy train. You would definitely enjoy scenic beauty of mountains through slowing passing toy train. After arriving in the Kalka, you will be transferred to Shatabdi Express train. You will reach Delhi in late evening.
Also Mapped to: • New Delhi Tours • Shimla Tours • Manali Tours • Dharamshala Tours
Kullu Manali travel package offers an exceptional chance to discover the natural charm of Kangra, Dharamsala, Kullu, Manali & Shimla.