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Incredible Himachal with Golden Temple

07 Nights / 08 Days

3N Manali – 2N Dharamshala – 1N Dalhousie – 1N Amritsar

PACKAGE HIGHLIGHTS

  • Solang Valley, Hadimba Temple, Mall road and much more... in Manali
  • In Dharamshala, visit Tsuglagkhang Complex (Museum and Home of Dalai Lama), Tour of Norbulingka Institute, Monasteries and Yoga/Meditation programs (optional)
  • In Dalhousie, visit St. John’s Church, Bara pathar & Bakrota Hills
  • In Amritsar, visit Harminder Sahib –The Golden Temple and Wagah (India-Pakistan border)
  • Sightseeing tours by private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Start and End in Chandigarh

ITINERARY

Day 01 Arrival in Chandigarh | Drive to Manali (300 kms / approx. 8 hours)

Meet our representative upon arrival in Chandigarh and proceed to Manali - offers super views of the Dhauladhar and Pir Panjal ranges, and with mountain adventures beckoning from all directions, Manali is a year-round magnet for tourists. Apart from temples, Manali is popular among adventure tourists coming for trekking, paragliding, rafting and skiing. Check-in at the hotel and spend evening at leisure. Overnight stay in Manali.

Day 02 Sightseeing in Manali

In morning after breakfast, go on an adventurous drive to Solang valley – a major attraction, without which the trip remains incomplete. All above mentioned adventure activities can be availed here at Solang Valley. Apart from activities, there are splendid views to enjoy in and around the Solang Valley. Later, today visit popular Hadimba Temple, Naggar Castle and Art gallery. In the evening, go for a walk along Mall Road. Overnight stay in Manali.

Day 03 Day at leisure in Manali

After breakfast, enjoy full day at leisure in Manali. Alternatively, you may explore the destination offering numerous adventure sports and other places of interest. Overnight stay in Manali.

Day 04 Drive from Manali – Dharamshala (215 kms / approx. 6 hours)

After breakfast, check-out from the hotel and drive to Dharamshala. Upon arrival, check-in to the hotel. Spend the evening at leisure. Overnight stay in Dharamshala.

Day 05 Sightseeing in Dharamshala

After breakfast, visit Tsuglagkhang Complex - Centre of Tibetan culture, which includes a museum and the residence of His Holiness Dalai Lama – the spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhism. Later, visit popular monasteries, Tibetan medical center and the Church of St. John. Also, you may rejuvenate yourself with yoga and meditation retreats available in Dharamshala (optional). Overnight stay in Dharamshala.

Day 06 Drive from Dharamshala – Dalhousie (115 kms / approx. 3.5 hours)

After breakfast, check-out from the hotel and drive to Dalhousie. Upon arrival, check-in to the hotel. Later, visit Bhulwani Mata Mandir at Bara Pathar and hike up the Bakrota Hills to see an impressive view of snow-clad peaks. Also, see St. John’s Church. It was the first to be built after the town of Dalhousie was founded. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 07 Drive from Dalhousie – Amritsar (200 kms / approx. 4.5 hours)

After early breakfast, drive to Amritsar - colloquially known as Ambarsar, is a spiritually significant city for the followers of Sikhism. The city derives its name from the sacred pool, which was founded in 1574 by Guru Ram Das - the 4th Sikh guru. This holy pond circumscribes Harmandir Sahib, which is popularly known as the Golden Temple amongst devotees. After check-in at the hotel, proceed to India-Pakistan border at Wagah. Watch the ‘Beating the Retreat’ ceremony where soldiers of both countries bring down their respective national flags in their unique styles. After returning, visit the iconic Golden Temple. If time permits you may visit Jalianwala Bagh and Ranjit museum. Overnight stay in hotel.

Day 08 Drive from Amritsar – Chandigarh (230 kms / approx. 4.5 hours) | Departure from Chandigarh

After breakfast, you will be transferred to Chandigarh airport for return journey back home.

Contact Us For Booking

City Nights Category A Category B Category C Meal Plan
Manali 3 Citrus Resort Manali Heights Victory Resort Breakfast & Dinner
Dharamshala 2 Indraprastha Spa Resort WH Grace Hotel Villa Paradiso Breakfast & Dinner
Dalhousie 1 Grand View Hotel Indraprastha Resort Grace Mount Breakfast & Dinner
Amritsar 1 Hyatt Park inn by Radisson Hong Kong Inn Breakfast
PACKAGE COST IN INR Category A Category B Category C
Cost for Single Pax Travelling 71485 61753 55211
Cost Per Person when 2 Pax Travelling 35743 31478 27605
Cost Per Person when 3 Pax Travelling 28206 24895 21766
Cost Per Person when 4 Pax Travelling 29773 25508 21635

PACKAGE INCLUSIONS:

  • 7 night accommodation in well-appointed rooms as mentioned above hotels or equivalent
  • Assistance at the airport
  • Sightseeing as per itinerary by private tourist vehicle (Air conditioner in vehicles will not work in hilly areas)
  • Drivers allowances, toll taxes and Govt. Service Tax

PACAKAGE EXCLUSIONS:

  • Air tickets and airport taxes
  • Excursion to Rohtang Pass
  • Entrance fee at Monuments
  • Guide service
  • Special activities as per the itinerary
  • Items of personal nature like laundry, phone calls, tips to guides / drivers etc.
  • Camera / Video camera fees applicable at monuments

NOTE:

MONUMENTS CLOSED ON
Rohtang Pass road would remain closed every Tuesday for maintenance purpose
Dharamshala - Tibetan Institutes remain closed on Sunday & Second Saturday of Month, 15 Aug, All Tibetan Holidays Tibetan School Office is closed on all Saturdays Hotel Check in 1400hrs and check out 1200hrs
Package cost will not be valid during public holidays, festivals, exhibitions and long-weekends
A surcharge will be levied and will be advised at the time of booking
This package is valid from 1st April’17 till 30th September’17