On arrival at Chandigarh /Kalka Railway Station you will transfer to Shimla. Shimla was the former summer capital of British India, set amidst the snow capped Shivalik Mountains which offers some of the most stunning views of the mighty Himalayas. On arrival at Shimla and proceed towards on the way visit Sankat Mochan temple Tara Devi ...after that check in at the hotel. Dinner & over night stay at hotel.
(Altitude 2622 m) known for its ski runs Kufri. 16kms away from Shimla, attracts the largest number of tourists who come to Shimla it has a backdrop of peaks covered with snow.
The famous tourist destination of Kufri will now have an added attraction with the opening of an amusement park having facilities for adventure sports (30 activities, including karting, adventure sports, indoor games, sky swinger (32 metres height), haunted house, 5-D theatre, frish bee ride, bungy ejection for adults, bungy trampoline, swing it ride, wave train for kids, mini skater, kangaroo jump, moon walker and striking car, etc). It will be opened on ‘World Tourism Day’ on 27th September.
The Himalayan Nature Park in Kufri, one of the popular locations around Shimla, is located at a distance of 16 km. The site renowned for its ski slopes is a natural habitat of rich flora and fauna with about 140 species. Along with the park, the state government has set up a Potato Research Centre. Spread over an area of 90 hectares, the Himalayan Nature Park was set up in 1992. Visitors can also see Snow Leopard, Yak, Ghoral, Samber, Himalayan Thar and Black Bear in the zoo. Along with the zoo and nature park, tourists can also engage in horse riding.
Green Valley is one of the most beautiful places in Shimla. Noted for its elite beauty, this is a stopover on the way to Kufri from Shimla. The place is ideal for photographing as it offers some of the most mesmerizing sights that nature has to offer. The cris-crossed mountains seem to have been blanketed under carpets of greens and it is one of the most photographed sights in Shimla.
One can’t miss the mall in shimla, it is not only a shopping centre but also a well maintained level of about 500m where people spend their leisure hours walking to & fro.
Today morning after breakfast, check out from the hotel. And proceed towards on the way visit Kullu, kullu sight seen, Local Market, Pashmina & local kullu shawl factory and then proceed. After that drive to Shimla. 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 a 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.
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 pm return to Manali. Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel.