Tour Duration : 5 Nights/6 Days
Places Covered : Manali | Shimla
Day 1: Arrival in Manali
Arrive in Manali and check-into your hotel on your own. While domestic tourists visit Manali for honeymooning and the enchanting views of mountains the foreigners loves to indulge in adventure sports and for a laid back exploration of the surrounding villages and temples. Also it is from here that a significant number of trekkers set on their mountaineering escapades towards Ladakh, Karakoram Pass, Spiti, Leh and Keylong. Rest of the day will be free for recreation at the hotel in Manali.
Day 2: Manali- Rohtang (Optional & At An Extra Cost)
The day brings optional tour of Rohtang Pass at an extra cost. Moving ahead on your delightful romantic holiday you will move towards the not to be missed destinations of the region, the Rohtang Pass where you may get a chance to frolic in the snow. Situated 51 km from Manali at an altitude of 3978 meters Rohtang Pass is a high mountain which connects Lahaul and Spiti Valleys (subjected to weather conditions). Return to Manali for overnight stay.
Day 3: Manali
After breakfast you take an optional (and at extra cost) tour of Manali, visiting the 450 years old temple dedicated to Hadimba Devi, which has some excellent woodcarvings which includes its intricately carved wooden doors and a 24 meters tall wooden tower. Goddess Durga dominates most of the themes of the carvings inside the temple which is very captivating. You will also visit the Vashisht Bath, Jagat Sukh Tibetan Monastery and the handicraft centre. The rest of the day at leisure or walk to the nearby picturesque village of Vashisht known for its quaint environs, small temples, simple living and of course hot sulphur springs. Visit Vashisth to witness tranquilizing façade of Mother Nature. You can also visit Solang Valley which is situated at the top of Kullu Valley in Himachal Pradesh. The valley is not only a favourite of nature lovers, but is equally loved by adventure freaks for it offers summer and winter sport conditions. If you wish you should try your hands at various exhilarating sport activities such as parachuting, paragliding, skating, skiing and zorbing.
Day 4: Manali- Shimla
Post breakfast take up your drive to Shimla via non-A/C coach. Our representative will drop you at Shimla from where you will be taking your journey to the hotel on your own .Check-into the hotel in Shimla and relax for rest of the day.
Day 5: Shimla
Head for a sightseeing tour of the region on your own. Draped in forests of pine, oak and rhododendron this erstwhile summer capital of British Coloniser blossoms at an altitude of 2,205 m. The tourist attractions of the region are State Museum, The Mall, The Ridge and Jakhoo Temple.
First set on a visit to Jakhu Temple- a very well known temple situated at the top of the hill to seek blessings of the almighty. An hour long enthralling trek takes you to the renowned temple known for stunning vistas, presence of numerous monkeys and for being the place where as per legends, Lord Hanumana had rested. Later walk down to the bustling mall & indulge in shopping spree to collect mementos of your fabulous honeymoon spent in the hills of Himachal. Also explore the Ridge and the State Museum for a quick and interesting peep into the city's history and culture. Later drive back to hotel in Shimla.
Day 6: Shimla- Departure
Soon the journey comes to an end and you will be heading towards your own respective destinations hereafter.