1 N Chandigarh/ 3 N Manali / 2 N Shimla
Arrive Chandigarh airport / railway station , on arrival transfer to the hotel. Check into the hotel.Later proceed for local sightseeing which includes visit to Rock garden and the Sukhna Lake – a beautiful man – made lake at the foothills of the Shivalik range. Overnight in Chandigarh.
Chandigarh – Manali (7 – 8 hrs drive)
After breakfast proceed to Manali. Pass by Pandoh Dam, Beas river, Sutlaj River, Beas Sutlaj Link Project, Kullu Valley and DassehraMaidan.
On arrival check into your hotel and spend rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Manali.
This morning after breakfast visit the Jagatsukh Naggar Art Gallery, Hadimba Devi Temple and the Tibetan Monastery before proceeding to Vashisht village, just outside Manali, across the river Beas, known for its hot sulphur springs whose water is said to have curative properties. Return back to the hotel in the afternoon. Rest of the day free. Overnight in Manali.
Manali – Rohtang pass – Manali (visit is subject to weather conditions)
After breakfast proceed for an excursion to Rohtang Pass – located51 km from Manali, 3978 meters high, which for centuries was the gateway to the trading routes that led to Lahaul, Ladakh and Central Asia. From the crest of the pass, one can take in a sweeping panorama of Mountain Ranges, Pinnacles, precipitous cliffs, ridges, huge glaciers, moraine and deep ravines. Return to your hotel in the evening. Overnight at the hotel in Manali.
Please Note: Rohtang pass is 51 Kms away from Manali. This Pass is not accessible for almost 8 months in a year as it is covered by snow. We generally visit the snow point on Rohtang road, which is permitted by the Border Security Force.
DAY 05 :
Manali – Shimla ( 8 – 9 hrs drive)
After breakfast proceed to Shimla. Shimla – the land of pine scented hills, beautiful peaks, crisp winter skies, fragrant cedar forests, romantic mists and golden hillsides. On arrival check into your hotel.
DAY 06 :
This morning after breakfast drive to Kufri Valley – located16 Kms from Shimla, it commands a panoramic view of the majestic Himalayas. Rest of the day is free to explore Shimla’s famous Mall Road. Overnight in Shimla.
Shimla – Chandigarh departure (4 hrs drive)
After breakfast timely transfer to Chandigarh airport / railway station for your onward journey.