Splendid Manali hills retreat
- 6 days
- 1 person
- Family Holidays
It is a dream come true to spend time holidaying in the hills. Shimla and Manali together make the perfect duo for an enjoyable family vacation. The thrill of the mountains and the serenity of the valley is a combination like none other. Moreover, the beauty of Himachal is far beyond description.
tour plans 6 days
Arrival: Chandigarh International Airport. Chandigarh – Shimla (115 km/ approx. 3.5 hrs): Our representative will meet you upon your arrival. Proceed to Shimla - the place has a beauty that reflects perfection like a painting on a canvas. It is a small hill station amid the snow-clad Himalayan ranges, surrounded by lakes and lush green pastures, and it still retains its colonial charm. Check in to the Fairmont hotel in Shimla and spend the evening at leisure. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel
Kufri – Sightseeing: Have breakfast at the hotel. Drive to Kufri, a popular picnic spot located 16km from Shimla. You can go hiking on foot to Mahasu Peak or pay for a mule ride up the hill. Mahasu is the tallest peak in Kufri from where you can have an amazing view of the distant snow-capped peaks. Return to the hotel in the afternoon. In the evening, go on a wall through Mall Road. Here you can see colonial architecture, snack at the various eateries in the market, or shop for souvenirs. Overnight stay at the hotel
Kullu – Manali (280km/ approx. 6.5 hrs): Have breakfast, check out from the hotel, and drive to Manali. On the way enjoy the beauty of Kullu Valley’s landscapes. This place is known for its majestic hills covered with Pine and Deodar forest sand and sprawling apple orchards. Kullu valley is sandwiched between the Pir Panjal, Lower Himalayan, and Great Himalayan ranges. Later, proceed to Manali which offers beautiful views of the Dhauladhar and Pir Panjal ranges. Apart from temples, Manali is popular for adventurous activities like trekking, paragliding, rafting, and skiing. Check in to the Whitestone Resorts in Manali and spend the evening at leisure. Overnight stay at the resort
Manali - Sightseeing: Have breakfast at the resort. Then, go on an adventurous drive to Solang valley. The above-mentioned adventurous activities can be availed at Solang Valley. Also, enjoy the mesmerizing views. Later, visit the Hadimba Temple, Naggar Castle, and the Art gallery. In the evening, go for a walk through Mall Road. Overnight stay at the resort.
Leisure in Manali: Have breakfast at the resort, and enjoy a full day at leisure in Manali. Alternatively, you can explore various places and try adventure sports. Overnight stay at the resort.
Manali – Chandigarh (300 km/ approx. 8 hrs): Have breakfast. Check out of the resort. Drive towards Chandigarh for your flight back home. Have a pleasant journey ahead!
Meal plan as mentionedDrivers allowances, toll taxes, and Govt. Service Tax5-night accommodation in well-appointed rooms in the above-mentioned hotel/equivalentSightseeing as per itinerary by a private tourist vehicle
Excursion to Rohtang PassSpecial activities as per the itineraryAir tickets and airport taxesGuide service as per the itineraryWill be levied and will be advised at the time of bookingEntrance fee at monuments as per the itineraryCamera/video camera fees applicable at monumentsItems of personal nature like laundry, phone calls, tips to guides/drivers, and others