The hill-station of Manali is the stuff that dreams are made of! With green valleys, mighty mountains and the Beas river adorning this beautiful destination, Manali is much more than what meets the eye. Let’s unfold the magic of this charming hillstation that is bound to take our breath away!
Day 1 Chandigarh (1 Night)
Joining & Leaving’ tour guests will directly meet our tour manager at the Chandigarh Airport As per scheduled flight arrival. Later we visit Rock Garden at Chandigarh – a sculpture garden completely built from industrial waste, scraps, home waste and thrown-away items.
Day 2 Chandigarh – Manali (3 Nights)
Today we proceed to Manali, en route we drive past the Beas Sutlej Link Project, Pandoh Dam and Scenic Kullu Valley. During our tea halt we visit Kullu Shawl factory. In the evening we arrive at Manali – the most popular hill station.
Day 3 Manali – Rohtang Snow Point – Manali
A spectacular drive will take us to Rohtang Snow Point today. We have free time to play, enjoy in the snow and click pictures to our heart’s content. In the evening we have cultural entertainment in store for us, as we witness the traditional Himachali Folk Dance.
Please Note: Rohtang pass is 51 kms away from Manali. This Pass is not accessible for almost 8 months in a year, as it is covered by snow. We generally visit the snow point on Rohtang road, which has been permitted by the Border Security Force. Also note: Guests who are willing to take Snow Clothes (Dungaree), these are available in shops. You can rent it at an additional cost on your own. This includes jacket & gum boots.
Day 4 Manali – Solang Valley – Manali
Today we proceed to Solang Valley – A splendid valley in Solang village which offers the view of glaciers and snow-capped mountains. Enroute we explore the ancient temples of Manali, we visit Hidimba Mandir – an ancient cave temple dedicated to Hidimbi Devi and Vashisht Kund – Dedicated to Vashistha Rishi located in Vashishta village, across the River Beas. Upon arrival at Solang Valley we enjoy a Ropeway Ride and guests also get a chance to indulge in fun activities such as paragliding, snow scooter, zorbing on their own. In the evening we have free time for shopping.
Day 5 Manali – Chandigarh (1 Night)
Let’s have fun Water Rafting in the cool white waters of Beas River (subject to operation). Let’s travel further to our next destination, Chandigarh – one of the most well planned cities of our country, well known internationally for its architecture and urban design.
Please Note: For safety reasons, children below 11 yrs. of age and those who weigh below 30-35kgs are not allowed for water rafting.
The evening is set for fun and entertainment, as we enjoy a get-together with all our travel companions.
Day 6 Chandigarh – Departure to hometown.
Today we explore the Chandigarh city as we visit Rose Garden.
Our tour concludes with mixed feelings! Happy to have made so many new friends, visited several amazing destinations but also sad that it means the end of such a wonderful trip. Let’s stay in touch through email, Facebook, mobile and meet each other again on more such memorable tours! This is not a goodbye but a ‘see you soon’. ‘Joining and Leaving Tour’ Guests can be dropped at Chandigarh airport as per the scheduled group flight time.