Pickup from Amritsar Railway Station at 10:00pm and drive to Amritsar. Check in at the hotel. Evening visit Wagah Border which is famous for its 'Retreat' ceremony at the time of sunset. During evening armed soldiers, both Indian as well as Pakistani, fully decked in their uniform enacts a particularly hostile parade marked by lowering of their respective flags and closing the border gates. The changing of the guards and the ceremonial lowering of the flags is carried out with great pomp and fervor. Overnight stay at Hotel.
After breakfast start your full day city tour with the blessings of Golden Temple- the most important Sikh shrine which is also called Mecca for the Page | 1 Sikhs is a living symbol of the spiritual and historical traditions of the Sikhs. Then visit Jallianwala Bagh- where, on April 13, 1919, British and Gurkha soldiers opened fire on an unarmed forbidden gathering, killing hundreds of civilians. After that drive to Dalhousie & check in to hotel and overnight stay in hotel.
Today Morning after breakfast, drive to KHAJJIAR, is a hill station in Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh, India, located approximately 24 km from Dalhousie. Khajjiar sits on a small plateau with a small stream-fed lake in the middle that has been covered over with weeds. The hill station is surrounded by meadows and forests. It is about 6,500 feet (2,000 m) above sea level in the foothills of the Dhauladhar ranges of the Western Himalayas and peaks can be seen in the distance. It is part of the Kalatop Khajjiar Sanctuary Dhaula Dhar range with its natural beauty and natural surroundings. Dainkund is only 10 km. one can enjoy the beautiful view of the hills, with the rivers Ravi, Beas and Chenab threading through the distance. A Devi Temple is also situated on the hill. The church is approximately 2 km from the main bus stand and it stands on the Gandhi chowk. Rev. John H. Pratt came to Dalhousie in 1863 and inspired the Christian community to build a permanent church building at this place. After that, drive to Dharmshala (4 hrs), situated at 2039 mts in the outer slopes of the Dhaula Dhar range with its natural beauty and natural surroundings. Arrive & transfer to hotel. Rest of the day at leisure to explore the Market. Dinner and overnight stay at the Hotel.
On arrival at Dharamshala you will be transferred to pre-booked hotel. In the afternoon we will take you for the local sightseeing tour of Mcleodganj. Explore Naddi, Bhagsu Nag Temple, Tibetan Monastery and The Holiness "Dalai Lama Temple". There are large idols of Buddha and the charming church of St. John in the wilderness. Dharamshala was the final resting place of Lord Elgin, a British Viceroy of India during the 19th century. Ancient temples like Chamunda, Jwalamukhi, Brijeshwari lie on the plains below Dharamshala. Enjoy your dinner & overnight stay at hotel.
After the lip-smacking breakfast, get yourself ready for the local sightseeing in Dharamshala. There is a vibrant small bazaar, where you can purchase the Tibetan handicrafts and artifacts. Visit the Namgyal Monastery and the large idols of Lord Buddha will certainly astonish you. There are various other prominent temples to visit like the Jwalamukhi, Brijeshwari and Chamunda. Overnight stay at MANDI hotel
Today morning after breakfast check out from hotel & drive to Manali. Proceed towards sightseeing of Manikaran which is located in the Parvati Valley between the rivers Beas and Parvati, northeast of Bhuntar in the Kullu District of Himachal Pradesh. It is at an altitude of 1760 m and is located about 45 km from Kullu. Manikaran is famous of it hot springs and holy Gurudwara. And proceed towards on the way visit Kullu, kullu sight seen, Local Market, Pashmina & local kullu shawl factory and then proceed. On the visit Hanogi Mata Temple and stop for a while at Pandoh Dam built on river Beas. On arrival in MANALI check into the hotel (arrive MANALI at 5-6 Pm). Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.
Today morning after breakfast proceed towards local city tour of Manali which includes-
Manali has many attractions but the chief central of interest, historically and archaeologically, is undoubtedly the dungri temple dedicated to the goddess Hadimba , the Wife of Bheema of Mahabharata Fame, This is wooden temple, In the dense forest of magnificent deodar, is about 2.5 Kms from the Mall. It is a pleasant stroll to the temple which was built in 1553 A.D.
Renowned for its hot water and temples. The springs of Vashisht are believed to possess medicinal properties. The waters of the hot brooks are believed to heal skin diseases. Nearby is the pyramidal stone temple dedicated to Vashisht Muni & lord Rama temple is also there.
This Gadhan Thekchoking Gompa dominates the Tibetan area around the bottom of the Mall in Manali. The Tibetan refugees built the Gompa in the late 1969. The main attraction of the monastery is the handicrafts of Tibetan artistry and the carpets that are woven and sold in the monastery.
Located on the left bank of Manalsu Nallah. Club house is famous for amusement activities like skating, Disco Theque etc. Club house is surrounded by various picnic spots. Later in the evening free to explore the Shopping Malls (Mall Road & IBEX Market) of Manali. Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel.
Rohtang Pass 51 kms (Altitude 3979 m) Full Day Sightseeing – is the highest point, situated on the highway to Keylong/Leh & considered as the gateway to Lahaul Spiti. The Tour covers some of the most attractive spots, panorama activities and spectacular sight of glaciers. On the way to rohtang pass cover Nehru kund, Palchang, Kothi, Gulaba, Rahla Water Falls, Marhi, Rani Nala. Nehru kund: 5 kms. On National Highway to Leh, a natural spring of cold clear water named after Pt. Jawahar Lal Nehru, who used to drink water from this spring during his stay in Manali. This spring is believed to originate from the Bhrigu lake situated high-up in the mountains.
It is a pretty little village, 12 km from Manali on the Keylong road. There are very fine views from Kothi, and the Beas River flows through a very deep and narrow gorge at this point.
20 km from Manali, is this beautiful place famous for sightseeing, picnic and photography.
30 kms. on way to Rohtang pass. If one goes to Marhi on foot from Kothi from the old road, the sight of the falls is fascinating. It is a good picnic spot as well.
35 kms. On way to Rohtang pass, picturesque point on the way to the Rohtang passes.
46 km from Manali. It is the glacier point where snow is available throughout the year. OR Today morning after breakfast excursion trip to Solang Valley. Enjoy Skiing, Horse Riding, Yak Riding, Paragliding, Zorbring (on your own expenses). Afternoon at 4-5 p.m. return to Manali. Dinner & overnight stay at hotel.