Known for its lively vibe, Chandigarh is a place that is so full of life. Tourists who visit the capital of Punjab fall in love with the place. A tour of Chandigarh is refreshing and enriching at the same time. Chandigarh is serene and it captivates the heart. Chandigarh has the cleanest city tag too. The city believes that modernization and nature's preservation go hand in hand. There are many amazing places to explore in Chandigarh.
Shimla is a majestic place with awe-inspiring scenic views. It's also a honeymooner's paradise and a perfect holiday spot for a family holiday too. Shimla is all the more magical with its natural charm. The picturesque locales with hilly trails leave a spellbinding effect. Shimla is known as a queen of the hills, rightfully there is a kind of magical peace in the place.
Nestled in the mountains of Himalayas is a spectacular hill station Manali. A tourist hub and the most popular hill station of India. Manali is heaven on earth.
Day 1: Chandigarh to Shimla (120 Km / 4-5 Hrs)
Once you get picked up from Chandigarh airport or railway station you’ll be driven to reach Shimla. The journey starts by exploring Timber trail, Shoghi Valley, Barog Valley, visit to Sankat Mochan Temple and Vaishno Devi Cave. You can shop for local stuff at the Mall road in the evening before heading to your hotel.
Day 2: Shimla To Kufri – Shimla Local Sight Seeing – Shimla
After breakfast, head to Kufri Green Valley, Chinni Bungalow, Mahasu Peak, Charabda Valley Nature Park, Fun World, Indira Tourist Park. The tour also includes a visit to the vice-regal lodge and Army Museum. You can explore lots of places in the evening like Ridge, Lakkar Bazaar, Scandal Point, Christ Church, and Mall road before heading to your hotel.
Day 3: Shimla – Kullu – Manali (270 Km / 7-8 Hrs)
After breakfast head to Manali, this is about 270 km far from Shimla. Drive along the sunder Nagar Lake is truly breathtaking. After a halt at Pandoh Dam, visit Hanogi Mata Temple, Aut Tunnel and Vaishno Devi Temple. On the way, visit Manikaran to experience a positive vibe. It houses the famous Ram Temple and Gurudwara. It's an important site for both Hindus and Sikhs. As it is located at an altitude of 1760 meters, the view from the place is simply breathtaking. It's located at a distance of 45 km from Kullu. Head to your hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 4: Manali local City Tour – Manali
After breakfast, head to the Manali local city tour and other sightseeing spots. This includes a visit to Hadimba Devi Temple, Vashisht Hot springs, Tibetan Monastery house, old Manali and Manu Temple Club. In the evening, you can shop at Mall road and IBEX market before heading to your hotel.
Day 5: Manali Solang Valley + Other Sight-Seeing – Manali
After breakfast, head to Solang Valley for enchanting and breathtaking views of the magnetic mountains. Enjoy lots of thrilling adventure activities at the place. This place is also famous for winter sports. The tour also includes a visit to Jogini Waterfall, Anjni Mahadev Nehru Kund, Rahalla Fall, Gulaba, Marhi, Kothi. Shop at the local market in the evening before you head to your hotel.
Day 6: Manali – Chandigarh (320 Km / 8-10 Hrs)
After breakfast, leave for Chandigarh city and do take along some wonderful scenic shots and memories of Shimla and Manali. The tour will leave a smile on your face for sure.