7 Days 6 Nights
In western Himachal Pradesh, the hill station of Dalhousie is full of old world charm and holds lingering echos of the Raj era. It covers an area of 14 sq. km. and is built on five hills – Kathlog, Patreyn, Tehran, Bakrota, and Balun. It is named after the British Governor General of the 19th century, Lord Dalhousie. The town’s average height is 2036 m and is surrounded by varied vegetation – pines, deodars, oaks and flowering rhododendron. Dalhousie has charming colonial architecture, including some beautiful churches. Its location presents panoramic views of the plains and like a long silver line, the river Ravi twists and turns below Dalhousie. The spectacular snow-covered Dhauladhar mountains are also visible from this enchanting town.
The High snow clad Dhauladhar ranges form a magnificent backdrop to the hill resort of Dharamsala. This is the principal township of Kangra district and overlooks widespread of the plains. With dense pine and deodar forests, numerous streams, cool healthy air, attractive surroundings, and the nearby snowline, Dharamsala has everything for a perfect holiday. It is full of life and yet peaceful. The headquarters of His Holiness the Dalai Lama are at upper Dharamsala. Covering a wide area in the form of twin settlement, lowerDharamsala (1380m) is a busy commercial center. While upper Dharamsala (1830m) with the suburbs of Mcleodganj and Forsytheganj, retains a British flavor and colonial lifestyle. The charming church of St. John in the wilderness is situated here and this is the final resting place of Lord Elgin, a British Viceroy of India during the 19th century. There is also a large Tibetan community who have made this place their home. Numerous ancient temples like Jwalamukhi, Brijeshwari, and Chamunda lie on the plains below Dharamsala.
On Arrival at Delhi Airport/ Railway Station, you will be met, assisted and drive to Dalhousie. Check-in to the Hotel and overnight stay at the hotel.
Today, we proceed to Khajjiar. Khajjiar is part of the notified Kalatop – Khajjiar sanctuary. The Monal Pheasant, a bird which was fairly common till recent times has become relatively difficult to spot nowadays but this species can be spotted here. Check-in at the hotel in Dalhousie for overnight stay.
St. Andrews Church
St. Francis Church
St. John Church
Overnight stay in hotel at Dalhousie.
After Breakfast Check out From the Hotel drives towards Dharamshala. Including local sightseeing Dal Lake, Church, Bhagsu Nag Temple, and Tibetan Monastery. Overnight Stay at Hotel.
After breakfasts, Proceed to Manali including local sight seeing on the way Kullu valley, Bhutico colony, Pandoh Dame. &Overnight stay at Hotel in Manali.
After Breakfast proceed towards Rohtang up to snow point 51 km from Manali at an altitude of 3978 meters and on the way back from snow point visit Solang Valley and overnight stay in Hotel.
After breakfast, Visit to Half Day local sightseeing of Manali “HADIMBA TEMPLE” Built in 1553 with a superbly crafted four tiered pagoda roof, it is famous for its exquisitely carved doorway. “CLUBHOUSE” The Club House with its comprehensive facilities that include a roller skating rink, an auditorium, billiards rooms, a library, a bar, and restaurant makes a wonderful outing for the day.” Tibetan Monastery, Van Vihar, and“VASHIST” Well known for its hot springs. There are old temples dedicated to the sage Vashisth and to Lord Rama & Overnight stay at the hotel in Manali.
Early morning, After breakfast to leave for Delhi Railway station/Airport catch onwards train/flight & back to home with sweet memories.
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