SHARE LOVE & MAGIC WITH ELEPHANTS
Destinations :- Delhi- Amritsar- Dharamshala- Manali- Shimla- Kalka
Duration :-11 Days 10 Nights
In the Golden Temple & Himalayas Tour Package you will be taken to some of the alluring cities of India. Visit and get lost into the peaceful ambience of the Harmandir Sahib in Amritsar, trek in the heaven like hill stations of Shimla, Dharmshala and Manali. The trip will refresh your soul and you will make some spectacular memories from the tour with Tour india Travel. Enjoy the tour of the World Heritage Site route of Kalka to Shimla and much more.
Tour Highlights- The highlights of the tour are-
Golden Temple (Harmandir Sahib) visit
Watch the ceremony of Beating Retreat at Wagah Border
Naddi Village visit
Options of experiencing different adventure sports
Ride in Kalka-Shimla route in a Toy Train on one of the most adorable and historic route of the country
Day 1 Arrival in Delhi
On your arrival in Delhi you will be received by Tour india Travel representative at the Airport. Transfer to the hotel and take rest. If the time allows, explore the city through an unguided tour and you may also do some shopping.
Day 2 Excursion in Delhi
The guided tour of the national capital will commence once you have had your breakfast. The tourist spots you will cover in Delhi are the majestic Red Fort, the spectacular Tomb of Mughal Emperor Humayun called Humayun’s Tomb, the Raj Ghat which has the memorial of Mahatma Gandhi, the Baha’I Lotus Temple and the grand complex of the Akshardham Temple. You will also have a visit to the India Gate and then return to the hotel for relaxing after the day’s exploration.
Day 3 Transfer to Amritsar (448 kms)
In the morning board the train to Amritsar which is the next destination after Delhi. Situated in Punjab, Amritsar is a famous city that is known for the Sikh Pilgrim Site Golden Temple also called Harmandir Sahib. On reaching Amritsar visit to the Wagah Border for attending the Beating Retreat Ceremony, which is an impressive ceremony held at the India-Pakistan Border every evening, then visit at the famous Golden Temple of Amritsar. Feel the tranquility of the atmosphere in the premises of this spiritual site. Enjoy delicious Indian meals in Amritsar and stay at the hotel at night.
Day 4 Transfer to Dharamshala (200 kms)
Early morning drive to Dharamshala from Amritsar, continuing the Golden Temple & Himalayas Tour Package. Dharamshala is a located in Himachal Pradesh which is a Northern State in India in the lap of Himalayas. Home to the Dalai Lama, visit the Namgyal Monastery in Dharamshala with Kangra Museum, the beautiful Dal Lake that is surrounded by the Juniper and Deodar trees with awesome views of the highest peak of Hanuman Tibba. Rest in the hotel at night.
Day 5 Excursion in Dharamshala
On this day, have breakfast and then you will be taken for trekking. Begin the trek through the green forests of Deodar, Pine and Rhododendrons reaching the breath taking Bhagsu Falls, you can continue to trek in the area if you like to reach Triund, the ultimate camping point near Dharamshala. The landscapes you see while trekking in the area are really unforgettable. Spend a peaceful night in the hotel.
Day 6 Transfer to Manali (265 kms)
Manali is the next destination where you will proceed next. On reaching here, visit the Hadimba Devi Temple, situated amidst the Cedar forest in the foothills of Himalayas. Return to the hotel and get some rest and dinner in the evening.
Day 7 Excursion in Manali
Morning drive to the Great Himalayan National Park; in this national park you will have some breath taking views of the peaks of Himalayan Mountains along with the views of several species of Wildlife in the Himalayas. It is a great place for mountaineering, trekking and camping. Drive to the Solang Valley near the Baes River, here you will enjoy views of snow capped mountains that are so perfect for skiing and other extreme sports.
Day 8 Transfer to Shimla (260 kms)
Morning visit to the Rohtang Pass, enjoy adventure sport activities like paragliding, skiing, etc in the Rohtang Pass which is one of the most frequented tourist spot in Manali. Then drive to Shimla, the capital of Himachal Pradesh. On reaching here, stroll on the famous Mall Road of Shimla, then relax, dine and stay in the hotel.
Day 9 Excursion in Shimla
Start the day early, after breakfast head to the Summer Hill for a stunning view of the snow capped mountains and green pastures throughout the way. In the afternoon visit the Jakhoo Temple that has a huge idol of Lord Hanuman. Then visit the Christ Church and Mall Road in the city.
Day 10 Transfer to Kalka to Delhi (258 kms)
On the 10th day of the Golden Temple & Himalayas Tour Package you will have a ride through the World Heritage Site Kalka Shimla Railway. It was constructed in 1898 by the British Government and was declared a WHS in 2008 under the Mountain Railways of India. Enjoy breath taking panoramic views from the windows of the colorful toy train. From Shimla, reach Kalka through the joy ride in the toy train and then board train to reach Delhi. On reaching Delhi, check in and relax in hotel.
Day 11 Departure
On this day Tour india Travel representative will take you to the International Terminal in Delhi to board flight to your home. Concluding the tour, you will leave India with sweet memories of the tour.
Note: The above itinerary is an implied one and can be changed or customized according to the desires of the clients.
Inclusions: The tour package includes-
Parking and toll Charges.
Complimentary drinks on arrival.
Hotel and resort Accommodations.
Transfer through air conditioned vehicles.
24x7 support to the clients.
Well experienced chauffeurs for all kinds of conveyance.
A trained representative throughout the tour.
Exclusions- The tour package excludes-
Tips to the servicemen.
Amount of entry tickets of monuments.
Camera use charges.
Personal expenses like drinks, laundry, etc.
Any extra charges or taxes not mentioned above.