Day 1 : Shimla
Arrive Delhi and proceed for Shimla (350 kms / 8 hrs drive), a beautiful hill station, set amidst the snow capped Shivalik mountain range offering some stunning views of the mighty Himalayas, check-in to your hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure, overnight at the hotel.
Day 2 : Shimla
After breakfast, you will visit Kufri situated at an altitude of 2500 meters just an hour’s drive from Shimla and a very popular ski resort during the winter months. Later this afternoon take a walking tour of Shimla, visit the Jakhoo hills which offers panoramic views of the Shimla town, proceed to the Vice regal lodge and later walk down the Mall road. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3 : Shimla – Manali
After breakfast, you will proceed by road to Manali (285 kms / 7 hrs) a picture-perfect hill resort at an altitude of 1,929 metres. Set amidst pine-clad mountains, which gradually close in on both sides of the Beas and nestling in their shade, as though carved out of primeval forest, is a scattered hamlet, which comprises this picturesque summer resort. Proceed to your hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 4 : Manali
After breakfast, you will proceed for a walking tour of Manali. Visit the 450 years old temple dedicated to Hadimba Devi, which has some excellent woodcarving. Visit the Tibetan Monastery and a handicraft center. Rest of the day at leisure OR optionally you may walk to nearby picturesque village of Vashisht known for hot sulphur springs. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 5 : Manali
After breakfast you will visit the Solang Valley, which offers fine views of glaciers and snow, capped peaks. A place not to be missed is Rohtang Pass, 51 km from Manali at an altitude of 3978 meters (subject to weather conditions). Rest of the day is at leisure OR takes a stroll down the Mall road. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 6 : Manali – Chandigarh
After breakfast you will visit the Kullu valley, celebrated as the valley of Gods. Later you will be transferred by road to Chandigarh (276 kms / 7-8 hrs). Proceed to your hotel and evening is at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 7 : Chandigarh – Delhi
After breakfast, depart for Delhi (290 kms / 6-7 hrs) arrive Delhi and transfer to airport / railway station for your onward journey.