Duration : 14 Nights / 15 Days
Destination Covered : Delhi - Haridwar - Rishikesh - Shimla - Dharamsala - Kangra - Manali - Nalagarh - Delhi
Himalaya is an indisputable romantic and attractive tourist destination. Regions around the mountain ranges also have awe-inspiring factors. This itinerary of 15 Days Western Himalayas Tour Packages is focused on the western part of the mountain ranges which includes Haridwar, Rishikesh, Shimla, Kangra, Manali, Dharamsala, Nalagarh and others. The tour starts in Delhi and ends in Nalagarh.
Delhi has an international airport that connects many important destinations around the world. It is also connected to all important cities and states in the country. Once you reach the capital of the country, you can find the tour representative waiting to receive you from the airport. You would be immediately transferred to your hotel. You can either rest in the hotel room or take up sightseeing tours around your hotel. The whole day is yours.
In the morning after breakfast, you would be escorted to railway station where you would board a train that would take you to Rishikesh. The trip is for five and a half hours. The train will halt at Rishikesh which is 25 km away from Haridwar. You would be escorted to a hotel. The rest of the afternoon is for your rest. By evening, you would be taken to witness the arti ritual that happens on the banks of Ganges. If time permits, you would be taken to other tourist attractions in the place. Overnight stay at Rishikesh hotel.
After breakfast at your hotel, you would be take on a rafting trip and visit to LakshmanJhoola. The rest of the day is yours. There are a lot of attractions in Rishikesh and you can either enjoy small sightseeing tours or rest.
After breakfast, you would enjoy an aesthetically pleasing drive towards Shimla. You would stop at beautiful places and you can interact with locals, if desired. The trip would be mesmerizing and you would reach the place by evening. Overnight stay at Shimla hotel.
The sightseeing starts early in the morning. You would be visiting the ridge area, mountain ranges, Christ church, neotudor library, Lakkar bazaar and others. You would be allocated time for some souvenir shopping too. You would be taken back to your hotel room by evening for an overnight stay.
After breakfast, you would start your journey towards Dharamsala. You would reach the place by afternoon and would be immediately allocated a room. The rest of the day is yours. You can either rest or take up small trips around the hotel. Overnight stay at Dharamsala hotel.
The sightseeing starts early in the morning. You would be visiting McLeod Ganj monastery. You are free to roam around the monastery and enjoy the architecture. The library is also opened for the tourists. If available, you can attend lectures offered by Dalai Lama.
After breakfast, you would be taken on a trip to Kangra. You would be visiting Kangra valley, Jwalamukhi temple and other attractions. You can witness the unique rituals in the temple too. You would reach back to your hotel room by late afternoon and the rest of the day is yours. Overnight stay at Kangra hotel.
You would be taken on a long trip towards Manali. The journey will take you through Nalagarh and Bilaspur.You would be able to enjoy the scenic Himalayas as you drive. You can find many forts on your way. You would reach Manali by afternoon. The rest of the day is yours. Overnight stay at a hotel in Manali.
You would be taken to the valley where you would be enjoying various sites. Other attractions included in the sightseeing are Hadimba temple, house of Nicholas Roerich, Naggar castle and many others. The sightseeing ends by late afternoon. The rest of the day is yours. Overnight stay at the hotel in Manali.
You would be taken on an excursion to Rohtang Pass, Kullu valley and others. You can enjoy a few snow sports in the valley if you desire. Overnight stay at Manali hotel..
After breakfast, you would be taken to Nalagarh through Mandi and Bilaspur. You would be travelling through mesmerizing routes along the mountain ranges. You would reach Nalagarh by late afternoon. You would be escorted to your hotel room immediately. The rest of the day is yours. Overnight stay at a hotel in Nalagarh.
After breakfast, you would be taken to Anandpur Sahib for sightseeing and architectural exploration. You would be reaching back by late evening. Overnight stay at Nalagarh hotel.
After breakfast, the check-out procedures start. Drive back to Delhi. On reaching, you will be transferred at the hotel where you could retire for the day.
This day, after a short feedback meeting, you will be assisted to transfer at the Delhi Airport to board flight towards onward destination.