Destinations Covered: Delhi - Manali - Kullu - Shimla - Chandigarh
Duration: 07 Nights / 08 Days
Day 01: Delhi - Manali
Arrive in Delhi. Our representatives will greet you on arrival and take
you to the hotel. Leave Delhi for Manali, arrive and check in at hotel.
Manali is one of the popular hill stations in India. Overnight stay will
be in the hotel.
Day 02: Manali Sightseeing (Sanctuary)
You will leave hotel early in the morning to visit Manali Sanctuary.
This sanctuary starts about 2 km from Manali town. It is situated in
dense Deodar, Kail, Horse chestnut, Walnut, and Maple forests. Alpine
lush green pastures and glaciers, beyond Galant thatch, are a romantic
attraction for the enthusiastic visitors. Musk Deer, Monal and Brown
Bear, Leopard and Snow Leopard are amongst the most popular animals.
Return to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 03: Manali - Kullu
Leave Manali early in the morning for Kullu. Arrive in Kullu and after
lunch, visit Himachal Wildlife Sanctuary. The sanctuary is located in
alpine and virgin coniferous forests. Vast areas of alpine pastures and
glaciers cap this park. This area has many important wildlife species of
western Himalayas, like Musk Deer, Brown Bear, Ghoral, Leopard, Snow
Leopard, Bharal, Serow, Monal, Kalij, Koklas, Cheer, Tragopan, Snow
Cock, etc. Stay in the hotel for night.
Day 04: Kullu - Shimla
Early in the morning, leave Kullu for Shimla. Reach Shimla, check in and
freshen up. Thereafter, leave for Daranghati Sanctuary, which has
undisturbed forest area and plenty of wildlife. Monal, Tragopan, Koklas
and Kalij are the pheasants found here. The area also has Musk deer,
Ghoral and Thar. There is a network of bridle paths and inspection paths
in the sanctuary. Return to your hotel room after a tiring, but pleasant
experience of Shimla wildlife, for overnight stay.
Day 05: Shimla - Chail
After breakfast, leave Shimla for Chail. Arrive in Chail, check in and
freshen up. Thereafter, visit Chail Sanctuary, situated amidst the
Deodar and Oak forests. One can see Sambar, Goral, and Cheer Pheasants
at Blossom and Jhaja. Trekking from Chail to Gaura and Jhaja is common
and rewarding, with views of wildlife and beautiful snowy peaks. Return
to your hotel room for overnight stay.
Day 06: Shimla - Chandigarh
You will leave Shimla, after breakfast, for Chandigarh. Arrive in
Chandigarh, check in and freshen up. Visit Rock Garden and Sukhna Lake.
Thereafter, go for shopping in sector-17 market. Late in the evening,
you will comeback to your hotel for overnight stay.
Day 07: Chandigarh - Delhi
Today, you will be leaving Chandigarh for the capital city of India,
early in the morning. After arrival in Delhi, check in and freshen up.
Thereafter, you will be taken for visiting Lotus Temple, Humayuns
Tomb and Qutub Minar. After visiting these spots, you will be taken to
your hotel room, for overnight stay.
Day 08: Departure from Delhi
You will leave your hotel room for a short sightseeing tour of Delhi.
You will visit Shantivan, National Museum, India Gate, Presidents
House and Parliament House. You will return to your hotel and prepare
for departure. You will be taken to IGI and our representatives will
help you board the flight for your destination.