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Himachal Special

SHIMLA Situated in the north-west Himalayas, Shimla is the capital of Himachal Pradesh. Spread across 12 kms along a ridge that overlooks terraced hillsides and cultivations, Shimla is magnificently robed in dense forests of oak and pine, fur and rhododendron, and it is best to travel here on the slow train from Kalka. Shimla also is a convenient base for variety of adventure sports such as Skiing, Trekking, Fishing and Golfing etc.

MANALI Once called the "end of the habitable world," Manali is an important Shimla Hillshill station of northern India and is the destination of thousands of tourists every year. Its cool atmosphere provides a perfect haven for the ones afflicted by the hot Indian summers. Besides offering quite a few places for sightseeing, Manali is also famous for adventure sports like skiing, hiking, mountaineering, paragliding, rafting, trekking, kayaking, and mountain biking. In brief, Manali-the veritable "valley of the Gods"-is an ideal place for the ones in search of both adventure and comfort.

DHARAMSALA - stands at the foot of Dhauladhar and has a magnificent view of snowy peaks, deodar and pine forests, tea gardens and beautiful hills. The snow line is perhaps more easily accessible at Dharamsala than any other hill station in India. Dharamsala now really has become international, with a number of Tibetan settlements and the residence of Noble Laureate the ‘Dalai Lama'. Dharamsala is divided into two distinct parts : lower Dharamsala the civil and business area with Courts and Kotwali bazaar and upper Dharamsala composed of places like Mcleod Ganj and Forsyth Ganj.

DALHOUSIE -  Dalhousie is a quiet town, with a sense of enchantment. This hill station spreads over five low-level hills at the western edge of the Dhauladhar range, just east of the Ravi River. The picturesque town is interspersed with the colonial-era buildings, low roofed stalls and hotels. The pine-covered slopes around it are intersected with paths and treks, which are ideal for short undemanding walks. The gateway to the Chamba Valley, this colonial town was established in 1854 by
Dalhousie

the British governor-general Lord Dalhousie. Covering an area of 14 sq.-km and surroundedby alpine vegetation, Dalhausie has charming architecture and panoramic views of both plains and the whitecapped views of the mountainous ranges.

Day 01 – DELHI TO SHIMLA (370KMS)
Arrive Delhi and transfer by road to Shimla (343 Kms / 8 hrs) the former summer capital of British India, set amidst the snow capped Shivalik Mountains which offers some of the most stunning views of the mighty Himalayas. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 02 –SHIMLA – KUFRI - SHIMLA
Morning tour of Shimla - Kalbadevi Temple, Jakhu Temple, Hanuman Temple or stop for a while at the beautiful stained – glass - windows of Christ Church, which was built in the 1850 ‘s. Afternoon excursion to Kufri a 30 Minutes drive from Shimla, an exotica of nature as a place surrounded by dense forest and snow caped mountains amidst virgin peaks and natures flora and fauna where one can completely relax and tune oneself for natural beauty, evening free to enjoy the scenic beauty of Kufri. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 03 – SHIMLA TO MANALI (260kms)
In the morning drive to Manali a 7/8 Hours drive take you to the valley of Gods, is a combination of natural splendor and rich cultural heritage. On arrival check-in at the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 04 – MANALI
Morning proceed for a half day tour of Manali visiting Hadimba Devi Temple – built in the tranquil and serene woods, Vashisth Bath, Tibetan Monastery, and Roerich art Gallery. In the afternoon half day tour of Naggar Castle and local Bazaar. Return to the hotel for Overnight stay.

Day 05 – MANALI
Full day tour of Rohtang Pass  (AT OWN COST) – The majesty of the mountains and the glaciers can be seen at their best; you have next two hours to enjoy this snowy haven. Take a sledge ride down the slopes, try your luck climbing the little snow hills. On you’re descents to Manali, halt at the Rahalla falls and Solang Valley. The Magnificent views and natural beauty are a never-ending source of delight. Also halt at Marhi, Ralha falls, Nehru Kund. Return to the hotel for Overnight stay.

Day 06 – MANALI TO DHARAMSALA (235kms)
After breakfast drive to Dharamshala. Arrive Dharamshala and check in at hotel. After you will visit Baijnath - the oldest existing Shiva temple in the country, War Memorial, Kanga Art Museum, Dally Lake, McLeodganj, St. Johns Church etc. Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 07 – DHARAMSALA TO DALHOUSIE (143kms)
Morning after breakfast departs for Dalhousie (4 hrs.). Situated at 2039 mts in the outer slope s of the Dhaula Dhar range with its natural beauty and natural surroundings. On arrival check- in at the hotel. Rest of the day for leisure and shopping. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 08 – DALHOUSIE
Full day sightseeing to Khajjiar, 18 Kms from. Dalhousie. Its one of the most scenic saucer shaped Plateau and is surrounded by dense pine and deodar forests, its beauty has further been enhanced by a small lake in the center with a floating island and 9-hole golf course here are the other interesting places to cover. Return to Dalhousie and overnight at the hotel.

Day 09 – DALHOUSIE TO PATHANKOT (CHAKKIBANK)
After breakfast we checkout from hotel and proceed for Chakkibank. Drop at Railway Station. TOUR END
 

Manali Hotels
(3 Nights)
Shimla Hotels
(2 Nights)
Dharamsala Hotels
(1 Night)
Dalhousie Hotels
(2 Night)
Off Season
From 8th April to 31st March 2013
Season
(Diwali)
        MAP
(Breakfast & Dinner)
CP
(Breakfast Only)
MAP
(Breakfast & Dinner)
Hotel Harmony  / A Star Regency Hotel Gulmarg Hotel Snowcrest Hotel Topaz 8836 8236 11098
" Moon International Morainic Hills Himalayan Resort 9579 8979 11941
" De Park /Aachaman Regency " " 9916 9316 11334
Hotel Jessica / A Star Regency /Armaan Cottage Hotel Gulmarg Hotel Snowcrest Hotel Topaz 9241 8641 11503
" Moon International Morainic Hills Himalayan Resort 9984 9384 12346
" De Park /Aachaman Regency " " 10321 9721 11739
" Hotel Himdev/Hot Spring Tattapani Spring Valley / Anupam Resort Mohan Palace / Sagarika 10456 9856 12110
Harmony Cottage Hotel Gulmarg Hotel Snowcrest Hotel Topaz 9545 8945 11908
" Moon International Morainic Hills Himalayan Resort 10288 9688 12751
" De Park /Aachaman Regency " " 10625 10025 12144
" Hotel Himdev/Hot Spring Tattapani Spring Valley / Anupam Resort Mohan Palace / Sagarika 10760 10160 12515
Ishaan Resort /Dreamview Resort Moon International Morainic Hills Himalayan Resort 10591 9991 12751
" De Park /Aachaman Regency " " 10929 10329 12144
" Hotel Himdev/Hot Spring Tattapani Spring Valley / Anupam Resort Mohan Palace / Sagarika 11064 10464 12515
Snowvalley Resort / Shingaar Regency De Park /Aachaman Regency Morainic Hills Hiamalayan Resort 11638 11038 12954
" Hotel Himdev/Hot Spring Tattapani Spring Valley / Anupam Resort Mohan Palace / Sagarika 11773 11173 13325
" Sukh Sagar Regency " " 12313 11513 14270
" Brightland Hotel Imperial Heights Mongas / Dalhousie Heights 14640 13840 15652
De Vivendi / Royal Park Resort /Manali Heights De Park /Aachaman Regency Morainic Hills Himalayan Resort 11435 10835 13764
" Hotel Himdev/Hot Spring Tattapani Spring Valley / Anupam Resort Mohan Palace / Sagarika 11570 10970 14135
" Sukh Sagar Regency " " 12110 11310 15080
" Brightland Hotel Imperial Heights Mongas / Dalhousie Heights 14437 13637 16462
" Toshali Royal View UNA Comfort Indraprastha 15418 14218 17868
Snow Crest Manor Hotel Himdev/Hot Spring Tattapani Spring Valley / Anupam Resort Mohan Palace / Sagarika 12076 11476 13528
" Sukh Sagar Regency " " 12616 11816 14473
" Brightland Hotel Imperial Heights Mongas / Dalhousie Heights 14944 14144 15855
" Toshali Royal View UNA Comfort Indraprasth 15924 14724 17260
Mapple River Crescent Sukh Sagar Regency Spring Valley / Anupam Resort Mohan Palace / Sagarika 13933 13133 15890
" Brightland Hotel Imperial Heights Mongas / Dalhousie Heights 16260 15460 17272
" Toshali Royal View UNA Comfort Indraprasth 17240 16040 18678
" Kufri Holiday Homes " " 17848 16648 19623
Manali Inn Toshali Royal View UNA Comfort Indraprastha 17240 16040 19083
" Kufri Holiday Homes " " 17848 16648 20028
" Marigold Cottages Asia Health Resort Grand View / Mount View 18928 17728 22100
Quality Inn River Country Toshali Royal View UNA Comfort Indraprastha 18556 17356 19893
" Kufri Holiday Homes " " 19164 17964 20838
" Marigold Cottages Asia Health Resort Grand View / Mount View 20344 19044 22910
Apple Country Toshali Royal View UNA Comfort Indraprastha 19771 18571 21108
" Kufri Holiday Homes " " 20379 19179 22053
" Marigold Cottages Asia Health Resort Grand View / Mount View 21459 20359 24125
" Tarika Jungle Retreat " " 23754 22554 24868
Manuallaya Resort Marigold Cottages Asia Health Resort Grand View / Mount View 24982 23782 27446
" Tarika Jungle Retreat " " 27277 26077 28189
" Eastbourne Resort " " 28627 27427 30416
Hotel Cost (Per Person) - From 05th April to 15th July 2013
Manali Hotels
(3 Nights)
Shimla Hotels
(2 Nights)
Dharamsala Hotels ( 1 Night) Dalhousie Hotels (2 Nights) Rates Per Person
Hotel Harmony Hotel Gulmarg Hotel Snowcrest Inn Hotel Spring / Hotel Topaz 10895
" De Park / Aachaman Regency Hotel Monaric Hills " 11773
Hotel Jessica / A Star Regency / Armaan Cottage / Harmony Cottage Hotel Gulmarg Hotel Snowcrest Inn Hotel Spring / Hotel Topaz 11705
  De Park / Aachaman Regency Hotel Monaric Hills " 12583
  Hotel Himdev/ Hot Spring Tattapani / Sukh Sagar Regency Anand Palace / Anupam Resort Mohan Palace / Himalayan Resort 13831
Ishaan Resort / Prini Palace / A Star Regency Hotel Gulmarg Hotel Snowcrest Inn Hotel Spring / Hotel Topaz 12718
  De Park / Aachaman Regency Hotel Monaric Hills " 13595
  Hotel Himdev/ Hot Spring Tattapani / Sukh Sagar Regency Anand Palace / Anupam Resort Mohan Palace / Himalayan Resort 14844
Shingaar Regency De Park / Aachaman Regency Hotel Monaric Hills Hotel Spring / Hotel Topaz 16633
  Hotel Himdev/ Hot Spring Tattapani / Sukh Sagar Regency Anand Palace / Anupam Resort Mohan Palace / Himalayan Resort 17881
  Kufri Holiday Homes / Ceder Grand Spring Valley / UNA Comfort Nandini Indrapastha Resort / Dalhousie Heights 21425
Snowvalley Resort De Park / Aachaman Regency Hotel Monaric Hills Hotel Spring / Hotel Topaz 15013
  Hotel Himdev/ Hot Spring Tattapani / Sukh Sagar Regency Anand Palace / Anupam Resort Mohan Palace / Himalayan Resort 16261
  Kufri Holiday Homes / Ceder Grand Spring Valley / UNA Comfort Nandini Indrapastha Resort / Dalhousie Heights 19805
Royal Park Resort / De Vivendi De Park / Aachaman Regency Hotel Monaric Hills Hotel Spring / Hotel Topaz 14608
  Hotel Himdev/ Hot Spring Tattapani / Sukh Sagar Regency Anand Palace / Anupam Resort Mohan Palace / Himalayan Resort 15856
  Kufri Holiday Homes / Ceder Grand Spring Valley / UNA Comfort Nandini Indrapastha Resort / Dalhousie Heights 19400
  Toshali Royal View " " 18860
De Vivendi De Park / Aachaman Regency Hotel Monaric Hills Hotel Spring / Hotel Topaz 15418
  Hotel Himdev/ Hot Spring Tattapani / Sukh Sagar Regency Anand Palace / Anupam Resort Mohan Palace / Himalayan Resort 16666
  Kufri Holiday Homes / Ceder Grand Spring Valley / UNA Comfort Nandini Indrapastha Resort / Dalhousie Heights 20210
  Toshali Royal View " " 19770
Quality Inn River Country  / River Crescent Hotel Himdev/ Hot Spring Tattapani / Sukh Sagar Regency Anand Palace / Anupam Resort Indrapastha Resort / Dalhousie Heights 19906
  Kufri Holiday Homes / Ceder Grand Spring Valley / UNA Comfort Nandini " 23450
  Toshali Royal View " " 22910
Manali Inn Toshali Royal View Spring Valley / UNA Comfort Nandini Indrapastha Resort / Dalhousie Heights 21628
  Kufri Holiday Homes / Ceder Grand " " 22336
  Marigold Cottages Blossom Village " 24429
Apple Country Toshali Royal View Spring Valley / UNA Comfort Nandini Indrapastha Resort / Dalhousie Heights 24900
  Kufri Holiday Homes / Ceder Grand " " 25609
  Marigold Cottages Blossom Village " 27701
  Tarika Jungle Retreat Asia Health Resort Grandview 29659
Manuallaya Resort Marigold Cottages Blossom Village Indrapastha Resort / Dalhousie Heights 31010
  Tarika Jungle Retreat Asia Health Resort Grandview 32968
  Eastbourne Resort " Grandview (Lux. Room) 36343
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Vehicle Type Non AC Indica AC Indica AC Indigo Non AC Tavera AC Tavera AC Innova 12 Seater Tempo 12 Seater AC Tempo
Charge for Entire Tour  17000  19000  20000  22800  23800  25500  36500  38500

Extra Adult = 45% of the Hotel Cost
Extra Child With Bed = 35% of the Hotel Cost
Extra Child Without Bed = 25% of the Hotel Cost
Extra GST 3.09%