Shimla Manali Tour | 5 Nights 6 days Shimla Tour Package


Shimla-The queen of hills, is the capital
city of Indian state Himachal Pradesh. The city was once the summer capital of the
British. Surrounded by snow capped Shivalik Mountains
and lush green forests, the place offer some of the most stunning views of Himalayan mountain
range. For this reason, from ages, it is one of the
most favourite tourist destinations of India. Day-1
Shimla can be reached from Chandigarh by road or by train. The distance of Shimla from Chandigarh is
113 km. By road it takes almost three and half to
4 hours to reach Shimla from Chandigarh via NH5. Cab fare is around INR 2000. You may also avail the narrow gauge tiny toy
train from Kalka to reach Shimla. The train takes around 5-6 hours to reach
Shimla from Kalka. The 96 km long route is dotted with 103 tunnels. The route is now an UNESCO world heritage
train route famous for pine covered hills, flora and fauna. On day1, take a tour of the nearby locations
of Shimla. The top places to visit are:
The Ridge: Located on the Mall road, at the heart of
Shimla, The Ridge is the most popular tourist spot of Shimla. People enjoyed the stretch here and come to
enjoy the stunning views of surrounding areas. Christ Church
The Christ church in Shimla is the second oldest church in northern India and is a site
architectural beauty. At night, the church glows when it is lighted
up and looks like a magnificent castle. Himachal State Museum
The Himachal State Museum is located on the Mall Road and has unique collections like
ancient coins, paintings and other handicraft items influenced by the Pahari form of art. Kalibari Temple
Kalibari Temple is an ancient place of worship dedicated to Goddess Kali. It was built in 1845 and is considered one
of the most religious places of our country. Himalayan Bird Park
A beautiful destination houses many rare species of Himalayan Birds. Mall Road
In the evening, walk around the Mall road and enjoy shopping. Day -2
On day 2 go to visit Kufri. Kufri is 9 km away from the main town. The place is popular for its scenic beauty
and beautiful landscapes. One must visit spot in Kufri is the zoological
park which is famous for having rare species of Antelopes, Felines, Bears and birds including
Himalayan Monal, which is the state bird of Himachal Pradesh. Another popular activity here is skiing. Enjoy skiing for adventure and fun. Day -3
On 3rd day of your trip go to Kullu Valley. Kullu is 208 km away from Shimla and it takes
5-6 hours to reach Kullu from Shimla. Local cab fare is around INR 3000 per day. Upon arriving Kullu valley go for a local
tour. Main places to check out are:
Bijli Mahadev Temple Bijli Mahadev Temple in Kullu is famous for
its serenity and scenic beauty. It is located at a height of 2460 m above
the sea level. This temple is a “Kash” style temple in
which Lord Shiva is worshipped. Manikaran
Hot springs at Manikaran is one of the sacred and best places to visit in Kullu. It is located in the bank of Parvati River. The place is 35 km away from Kullu and 4 km
away from Kasol. Day-4
On 4th day morning, go to Manali from Kullu valley. The distance of Manali from Kullu is approximately
40Km. It will take nearly 1 and half hour to reach
Manali from Kullu. Upon arriving Manali go for local sightseeing. Top places to visit are:
Hadimba Temple This beautiful temple, said to be dedicated
to Hadimba – the wife of Pandu son Bhima and is the best place to visit in Manali. The most striking feature of this temple is
that it is located in the Dhungri Forest and is surrounded by pine trees. Manu Temple
Nearly 3 km away from the famous Mall Road of Manali, the famous Manu Temple is among
the frequently visited tourist places in Manali. It is dedicated to Lord Manu. Club House
The Club House is also one of the tourist places in Manali for adventure activities
and indoor games. Day-5
On 5th Day go to visit Solang Valley and Rohtang Pass. Rohtang Pass is 51 Km away from Manali. Situated at an altitude of 3978 meters, the
place is famous for its scenic beauty. Solang Valley
Located at a distance of 13 kms from Manali, Solang Valley lies between Solang village
and Beas Kund. It offers a beautiful view of glaciers and
snow capped mountains. Since the valley has fine ski slopes, it is
a perfect place for skiing. Other than Skiing, adventure sports like Parachuting,
paragliding, horse riding and driving mini open jeeps are also available in Solang. Day-6
On day 6 returns back Chandigarh for departure.

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