Himachal Pradesh is characterised by its soothing weather, towering peaks and lush forests. The state is dotted with several idyllic hill stations that are perfect for a refreshing vacation. Shimla and Manali are two of its most sought-after holiday destinations, and Devils on wheelz has formulated this package to show you the best of both of these. We have included a half-day excursion to Kufri, which is a known resort for skiing, along with a guided sightseeing tour of the state capital. Hadimba Devi Temple, Tibetan monastery, Club House, Van Vihar and Vashishtvillage ?the renowned hotspots in Manali are also covered in this Himachal package. In addition, a trip to Solang Valley will allow you to revel in adventure activities.
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Upon arrival at the Delhi airport/railway station, get transferred by road to Shimla, the most popular hill station in India. This erstwhile summer capital of the British is known for its colonial charm that resonates through its buildings
Reach Shimla in morning and .on arrival in Shimla, check-in at your hotel. Post check-in, you have rest of the day at leisure to explore the city. As the day falls, you may return to your hotel for overnight stay.
Today, you would be proceeding for a half day excursion to Kufri (2500mts) to explore its famous attractions – Indira Bungalow & the Himalayan Zoo. When in Kufri, you could also take a hike or opt for a pony ride up to Mashu Peak. After savouring the natural beauty of Kufri, you would be dropped at the Shimla Mall Road (in the second half of the day), which you could explore at your own pace. One of the most prominent attractions of Shimla, Mall Road enfolds some of the famous restaurants, hotels, shops and sightseeing attractions like Shimla Church, Scandal Point, Gaiety Theatre, and Town Hall. In the evening, whenever you wish to relax, return to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Check-out from the hotel in Shimla and head to the next destination of your holiday – Manali. Surrounded by high peaks and isolated villages, Manali is home to many attractions, which makes it a retreat for the travellers. Apart from its bewitching beauty, Manali is known for hosting adrenaline-pumping activities. Upon your arrival at the hotel in Manali and completing the check-in formalities, you could relax a bit and get refreshed to take on some sightseeing. Spend the evening at leisure by strolling across the Manali Market. As the day comes to an end, enjoy a comfortable overnight stay.
In the morning, proceed to visit the 450 years old Hadimba Devi Temple. Built in the tranquil and serene woods, it is the oldest temple in Manali. After seeking the blessings of God, you would be heading to Tibetan Centre & Monastery, which represents the history and culture of the Tibetans staying in Manali. From the shops at the monastery, you could purchase handicrafts and carpets. Next, make way to the Club House where you could enjoy some indoor sports like carom, table tennis, karting, and skating. You could also consider visiting Vanvihar, and Mall Road. Make your last stop at the Vashisht Village, a hot sulphur spring, before heading to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Start your day early morning, and head out to take an excursion to Solang Valley, which is 13 kilometres away from the Manali city. Solang Valley is predominantly known for its snow-capped mountain peaks, alluring glaciers and fine ski slopes which makes it a perfect skiing destination in Himachal Pradesh. When in Solang Valley, you could also opt for adventure sports like paragliding, zorbing, and skiing at an additional cost (all activities are subject to weather conditions). After an exciting day of sight-seeing and adventure sports, return to the hotel in Manali for an overnight stay. Note: ~ All the adventure sports at Solang Valley and Snow Suits at Snow point are on direct payment basis. Also, if you would like to visit Rohtang Pass, then we will take you till the local taxi stand from where you can get the local taxi on direct payment basis. ~ Government has restricted the number of vehicles entering Rohtang on a daily basis. Rohtang visit will be on direct payment basis as per the availability of Permit & weather condition and can be booked locally at Manali.
Check-out from the hotel and head to bus stand for Volvo Overnight journey to delhi. Delhi airport/railway station to board a flight/train for your journey onwards. It is time head back home, armed with an enriching experience and memories to last a lifetime.