Whispers of the Hills: Himachal Magic

Whispers of the Hills: Himachal Magic

Places Covered :  
  • 2N Shimla
  • 3N Manali
  • 1N Dharamshala
  • 2N Dalhousie
08 Nights/09 Days
Starting From
Rs. 30499 / Person

Daywise Itinerary

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.

After a delicious breakfast 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 Jakhoo Temple. Return to your hotel and have a tasty dinner. Overnight stay at a hotel in Shimla.

After breakfast, get ready to drive to Manali - one of the most popular hill stations in India situated at a height of 6260 ft above sea level. The exquisite River Beas flows through the town of Manali, creating a spellbinding landscape against the massive peaks of the valley. Upon arrival, check in to your hotel and get comfortable with your splendid surroundings.

Your evening is free for leisure. Both an ancient site and a modern town, Manali is a fairyland dotted with a number of tourist attractions such as the Rohtang Pass(at own cost) and Solang Valley nearby. What's more, it is flocked by honeymooners and family vacationers all through the year. It is also fast emerging as an adventure destination with activities such as zorbing, paragliding and white water rafting. Overnight stay at your hotel in Manali.

After breakfast, walk through Manali town visiting the newly constructed Buddhist Monastery and the handicraft center. Later, visit the 450 years old temple dedicated to Hadimba Devi,

Jagatsukh and Vashist kund. Hadimba Devi Temple - is an ancient cave temple dedicated to Hidimbi Devi, wife of Bhima, a figure in the Indian epic Mahābhārata. The temple is surrounded by a cedar forest at the foot of the Himālayas. Vashisht, an extremely picturesque little place clinging to the steep hill side. On the way up to the village you come upon the Vashist hot baths where a natural sulfur spring is piped into a modern bath-house.

Return to the hotel by late afternoon. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at Hotel.

After breakfast, get ready to go on an excursion to Solang Valley. At 8500 ft above mean sea level, the preferred location for adventure activities in Himachal Pradesh, Solang Valley is a must-see for adrenaline junkies. You can choose to go parachuting, paragliding, skating or zorbing (at your own expense). Its lush forests, apple orchards, snow capped peaks and rivers attract visitors as well. Also halt at Nehru Kund. Then proceed towards Atal Tunnel. Atal tunnel starts from Solang, and the total distance of the tunnel is 17 kms one way and takes 1hr 15 min one way and the tunnel ends at a place called SISSU . On the way back they can do activities at Solang. By evening, return to your hotel in Manali and enjoy a lovely dinner. Overnight stay at a hotel in Manali.

After breakfast, check out and hit the road to Dharamshala. Dalai Lama’s home and winter capital of Himachal Pradesh in the Kangra district, Dharamshala is exactly what it means - ‘rest house for pilgrims’. The high snowclad Dhauladhar ranges are an exquisite backdrop to the hill resort of Dharamsala. Look forward to views of numerous streams of clear water and dense pine & deodar forests trailing you all the way, cool clean air, beautiful surroundings and fantastic views of the mountain ranges. On the way, feel the cool breeze in your hair and take in the stunning, scenic sights around you. Upon arrival in Dharamshala, check-in at the hotel. Later embark on a sightseeing visit to the famous Tibetan Medical Centre, where treatment is done using rare Tibetan medicines. St. John Church, which is one of the oldest churches of this region. It is widely acknowledged for its Belgian stained-glass windows, which were donated by Lady Elgin. Other than these attractions, some other places to visit include Kangra Art Museum, Tea Gardens and Kunal Pathri Temple. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Check out from your hotel after breakfast. Later, hit the road to Dalhousie - a famous hill station and unique summer retreat in Himachal. Watch for curious painted rock carvings of Buddhist deities along the south side of the ridge. The ravishing rhododendrons, gorgeous greens and pristine air add to the beauty of Dalhousie. Quite a few Tibetan refugees have found and made their homes in Dalhousie as well. You can also choose to visit the British-era churches of St John (1863) and St Francis (1894) or wander around the market areas of Subhash Chowk and Gandhi Chowk. Your evening is free for leisure activities. Overnight stay at a hotel in Dalhousie.

After breakfast, get ready to head to Khajjiar (approx. 30 kms from Dalhousie) - India's Switzerland. This unmistakably scenic saucer shaped plateau is surrounded by dense pine and thick forests of deodar along the fringes of the exquisite glade of Khajjiar (1085 m). Horse riding and zorbing are two very fun things to do here. When you are out sightseeing, take the time to step into a temple dedicated to Khajji Nag. Behold snake idols here, as it is a 12th century AD temple dedicated to Naga, the lord of serpents. Within the temple are life size wooden images of the five Pandava brothers.

 Later, get ready to proceed to Chamba (approx. 25 kms from Khajjiar) and after exploring the sights, get back to Dalhousie. Overnight stay at a hotel in Dalhousie.

After breakfast we checked out from the hotel and proceeded for Chandigarh by road (around 8 hour journey). On arrival you will be transferred to the airport/railway station to board the flight/Train back to home.


  • Shimla
  • 2 nights in Shimla
  • Stay at Hotel Lords Garden Glory (3 star) 
  • Room Included - Standard Double Room, 1 Double Bed
  • 1 Double Bed
  • Half board Manali
  • 3 nights in Manali 
  • Stay at Sarthak Regency (3 star)
  • Room Included - Superior Room with View (Breakfast and Dinner) Dharamshala
  • 1 night in Dharamshala
  • Stay at Citrus Classic Mcleodganj (3 star)
  • Room Included - Standard
  • Half Board Dalhousie
  • 2 nights in Dalhousie
  • Stay at Pax Grace Mount - Dalhousie (3 star)
  • Room Included - Super Deluxe Room (Breakfast and Dinner) Transport Included Road Transport from Chandigarh (drop at Chandigarh) - AC Sedan


  • Any kind of personal expenses, extra meals, starters & Drinks (Alcoholic, Mineral, Aerated etc)
  • Flight is not included in the package.
  • Tips, Insurance, Laundry, Phone Calls, Guide Fee & Camera Fee.
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions above

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