Himachal Delight - 10 Days

Day 01: Delhi - Chandigarg

Arrival at Delhi Station / Airport, Assistance upon arrival & departure for Chandigarh – Arrival Chandigarh and transfer to hotel / resort, get freshen up and move for Sightseeing / Visits in Chandigarh as per the timings, Visit at Rock Garden, Rose Garden and Sukhana Lake

Chandigarh is one of the most significant urban planning experiments of the 20th century. It is the only one of the numerous urban planning schemes of Le Corbusier, the famous French architect-planner, to have actually been executed. It is also the site of some of his greatest architectural creations. The city has had far-reaching impact, ushering in a modern idiom of architecture and city planning all over India and has become a symbol of planned urbanism. It is as famous for its landscaping as for its architectural ambience. Most of the buildings are in pure, cubical form, geometrically subdivided with emphasis on proportion, scale and detail

Day 02: Chandigarg - Manali

After Breakfast Proceed to Manali – Arrival at Manali, transfer to hotel / resort get freshen up and leisure at Manali Resort,

Manali is situated near the end of the valley on the National Highway leading to Leh. The landscape here is breath taking. One sees well-defined snow capped peaks, the Beas river with its clear water meanders through the town. On the other side are deodar and pine trees, tiny fields and fruit orchards. It is an excellent place for a holiday, from temples to antiquity, to picturesque sight-seeing spots and adventure activities

Day 03: Manali in and Arround

Enjoy spectacular morning drive towards Rohtang Valley & Sightseeing / Visits in Manali Visit at Tibbetan Monesty, The Mall, Vashishta Kund and Hidimba Mandir

Rohtang Valley 51 Kms from Manali. Located at a height of 3980 m, the Pass once served as a crucial trade route, and still remains the gateway to the districts of Lahaul and Spiti, provides wonderful views of the entire surroundings. Just beyond the Pass the Sonapani Glacier and the twin peak of Gaypan

Day 04: Manali in and Arround

After Breakfast move for Excursion trip to Solang Valley & Evening free for leisure in Manali

Solang Valley at the distance of 13 kms. A splendid valley between Solang village and Beas Kund. Solang valley offers the view of glaciers and snow capped mountains and peaks

Day 05: Manali / Kullu - Shimla

After Breakfast departure for Shimla, En-route pass by Pandoh Dam, Beas River, Sutlej River, Kasol Vally, Kullu Valley, Dashehra Maiden and Shawl Factory at Kullu – Arrival at Shimla as per the timings, transfer to hotel / resort get freshen up and leisure at Shimla Resort

Day 06: Shimla in and arround

After Breakfast move for Sightseeing / Visits in Shimla & Kufri

Shimla, the former summer capital of the British in India, and the present capital of Himachal Pradesh, Shimla has been blessed with all the natural bounties which one can think of. It has got a scenic location; it is surrounded by green hills with snow capped peaks. The spectacular cool hills accompanied by the structures made during the colonial era create an aura which is very different from other hill. Altitude: 2202.00 Meters Shimla is ideally located, and though there is an air service to the town, it is best reached by road that takes in the charms of the HIMALAYAN countryside at its best. There is a sense of nostalgia about SHIMLA, with its old bungalows and their gabled roofs and beautiful gardens.

Kufri, at an altitude of 2510 m above sea level, A small hill station of Himachal Pradesh, Kufri is 19-kms from Shimla. Popular for its hiking and skiing trails in Himachal Pradesh, Kufri is at its natural best during winters. Skiing and tobogganing can be enjoyed along snow-capped slopes. The Himalayan Nature Park is one of the major tourist Places in Kufri. This Park offers numerous endangered birds and animals such as goral, serow, musk deer, leopard, black bears and so on. A walk through Mahasu Peak, crowned by a small temple, can be an ideal option for fun lovers as they have to cross a forest of spruce and deodar on the way. The Mahasu Ridge avails good slopes for skiing.

Day 07: Shimla - Delhi

After Breakfast drive back to Delhi – Arrival at Delhi and transfer to hotel / resort in Delhi as per the timings, get freshen up and free for leisure in Delhi

Day 08: Delhi

After Breakfast move for Sightseeing / Visits in Delhi,

Delhi is a city of 15 million people located on the banks of the river Yamuna in northern India is one of the oldest continually inhabited cities in the world. This city has been the seat of power for several rulers and many empires for about a millennium. Many a times the city was built, destroyed and then rebuilt. Interestingly, a number of Delhi's rulers played a dual role, first as destroyers and then as creators. City's importance lies not just in its past glory as the seat of empires and magnificent heritage monuments, but also in the rich and diverse cultures. In Delhi, you will discover that the city is sprinkled with dazzling gems: captivating ancient monuments, fascinating museums and art galleries, architectural wonders, a vivacious performing-arts scene, fabulous eating places and bustling markets

The UNESCO World Heritage Site – Red Fort, Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple, UNESCO World Heritage Site – Qutub Minar, Lotus Temple or Bahá’í House of Worship

Evening timings we will take you to New Delhi to get another picture of Delhi with modern culture and traditions. New Delhi OR Modern Delhi, the capital of British India, was built after 1911 AD as a symbol of British dominance over the Indian subcontinent. The intent was to create a grand, monumental, larger-than-life city space, which would inspire awe and be symbolic of the implied socio-cultural, architectural and political superiority of the British Empire few of them are War Memorial India Gate, Passing by President House, Parliament Street and Raj Path

Day 09: Delhi - Agra

After Breakfast drive to “Indian Heritage City Agra” – Arrival at Agra, get freshen up and move for Sightseeing / Visit at Agra as per the timings,

Indian Heritage City Agra, situated on the banks of holy river Yamuna. Prominent tourist destination in the country. Millions of tourists visit Agra from all across the world every year to see the beauty of majestic Taj Mahal and other historical monument lying everywhere in the city. Agra is primarily witness of Mughal architectural excellence and their love for structural designs. No trip to India can be considered as complete without visiting to Agra

Sikandra, this mausoleum is situated on the out skirts of the Agra City. It houses the mortal remains of the Mughal Emperor Akbar, who, during his lifetime itself had completed the tomb and laid out a beautiful garden. However, the topmost portion of mausoleum in marble was constructed by his son, Mughal Emperor Jahangir; the shape of tomb is pyramidal and consists of five storeys. The cenotaph is at a level below the ground level, while the false cenotaph is at the top floor. The entire tomb is constructed of red sandstone but for the top storey which is constructed in white marble. The ground floor is surrounded by cloisters except at the centre on the southern side. These cloisters are divided by massive arches and piers divisible into many bays

UNESCO World Heritage Site – Taj Mahal one of the most recognisable structures in the world, beautiful structure of white marble was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan, in the memory of his wife, Mumtaz Mahal. The construction of the monument started in 1632, a year after the death of his wife, and was completed in 1653. This symbol of eternal love is the quintessence of Mughal architecture. Besides, it also combines elements from Persian, Turkish and Indian architectural styles. The tomb, which is a white marble structure, stands in the centre of a complex. The most striking feature of this tomb is the marble dome, which is often called an onion dome, decorated with a lotus design; the top of this tomb features a gilded finial, which is topped by a moon. The finial reflects a mix of traditional Persian and Hindu decorative elements. The exteriors of the Taj Mahal are decorated by paint, stucco, stone inlays or carvings. Taj Mahal was declared as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1983. Besides, it is also counted among the seven wonders of the modern world (TAJ MAHAL CLOSED ON FRIDAY)

UNESCO World Heritage site – Agra Red Fort sprawling over an area of 380,000 sq m, the fortress is situated on the right bank of River Yamuna. This fort was built by Mughal Emperor Akbar, after he defeated the Afghans at Panipat in 1556. Originally, this fort was held by the Hindu Sikarwar & subsequently, by Ibrahim Lodi, Babur, Humayun and Sher Shah. The fort was in bad shape when Akbar rebuilt it using red sandstone, which was brought from the Barauli area in Rajasthan. The renovation was completed in 1573, after eight years of hard work of 1,444,000 labours. The fort is often referred to as walled city, as seventy feet high walls surround it on all sides

Day 10: Agra - Delhi

Morning time take marvels view of UNESCO World Heritage Site – The Taj Mahal and drive back to – Arrival at Delhi and transfer up to Delhi Station / Airport as per the timings