Himachal Pradesh is a northern Indian state in the Himalayas. It’s home to scenic mountain towns and resorts such as Dalhousie. Host to the Dalai Lama, Himachal Pradesh has a strong Tibetan presence. This is reflected in its Buddhist temples and monasteries, as well as its vibrant Tibetan New Year celebrations. The region is also well known for its trekking, climbing and skiing areas. Himachal Pradesh is also known as ‘Dev Bhoomi’ or ‘Land of Gods and Goddess’ and ‘Veer Bhoomi’ which means ‘Land of Braves’.
- lunches, dinners and drinks
- Additional sightseeing
Day 1 Arrival at Chandigarh - Transfer to Shimla
Upon arrival at Chandigarh Airport, we drive to Shimla, the capital of Himachal Pradesh. This beautiful hill resort was the erstwhile summer capital of the British. It is one of the top tourist destinations in India owing to its mild climate, meandering streets and snow-clad mountains. Often referred to as the 'Queen of Hill Stations’, Shimla is perched at a height of around 2000 meters above sea level. Besides its natural beauty, what attracts hordes of tourists to this place is the opportunity to indulge in various adventure activities, such as trekking, mountaineering, and skiing. Once you reach Shimla, complete the check-in formalities at the hotel and take some rest. stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 2 Kufri Excursion - Shimla Local Sightseeing
After a delicious breakast this morning, get ready to venture into Kufri - a haven for nature enthusiasts and wildlife lovers. With panoramic views of the Himalayas, steep hikes, adventure sports and quite a few fun and interesting sightseeing attractions, Kufri is a great place to unwind.
Popular specially with trekkers, the splendid weather and stunning natural beauty make Kufri an ideal summer getaway. Interestingly, Kufri is also the venue for an annual winter sports festival held in February. With the oldest skiing slopes in Himachal Pradesh, Kufri is also famously referred to as a ski destination. Himalayan Nature Park in the outskirts is home to over 180 varieties of fauna.
After, visit the famous Mall Road in Shimla. Also check out the pleasant small square Scandal Point and Jhakoo Temple. Return to your hotel and have a tasty dinner. Overnight stay at hotel in Shimla.
Day 3 Transfer to Kasauli
After breakfast today, check out from your hotel in Shimla and get ready to hit the road to Kasauli (1800 ft above sea level) and visit all its attractive destinations. The cantonment town of Kasauli is a picturesque and peaceful getaway for families. Adventure enthusiasts can go hiking here. Visit Monkey Point, Sunset Point, Lower Mall, Upper Mall, Kasauli Club and Anglican Church. Return to your hotel in the evening for a delicious dinner. Overnight stay at hotel in Kasauli.
Day 4 Kasauli - Day at Leisure
Day 5 Departure from Kasauli to Chandigarh
Enjoy breakfast pack your bag check out from hotel transfer to Chandigarh (Airport / Railway Station Drop) for return journey towards your home destination.