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, Humayun’s 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, President’s 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.