Kangra Valley with Imperial Dalhousie
Distance - 250 Kms, Journey Time - Appx. 6 Hours.
Pick up from Chandigarh Airport/ Railway Station. Visit famous Rock garden and Sukhna lake in Chandigarh before driving towards Dharamsala through holy and historical town of Anandpur Sahib in Punjab. Sojourn to view Pong dam reservoir. Arrival in Dharamsala (1457 mts/ 4780 ft) by evening. Transfer & O/n Hotel.
Distance - 85 Kms, Journey 7 sight Seeing Time - Appx. 6 Hours.
Morning at leisure. Begin your day with visit of Norbulingka Institute, dedicated to preserve Tibetan culture in its literary and artistic forms is beautifully designed by a Japanese Architect is worth a visit. One can also opt for Lunch or snacks as cafeteria here dishes out excellent delicacies. Visit beautifully located Monastery at Sidhpur (846 mts/ 2800 ft) which is seat of 17th Karmapa Lama. Proceed on to reach famous Tea Gardens of Palampur (1472 mts/ 4830 ft). There are numerous streams flowing from the mountains to the plains from Palampur. The combination of greenery and water gives Palampur a distinctive look with plains on one side and the majestic snow covered hills on the other side. Sojourn at Neugal café for evening Tea break from where you can have an endearing view of the Dhauladhar mountains as well as the Neugal chasm. O/n Hotel.
Distance - 145 Kms, Journey Time & Sight Seeing Time - Appx. 9 Hours.
Check out after Breakfast, Proceed on to visit Dal lake, Naddi village where you experience closest encounter with Dhauladhar mountains, St. John’s Church in wilderness built in 1852 set amidst thick forest and Bhagsu waterfalls. Explore interesting Mcleodgunj market and walk to famous Tibetan Monastery and residence of His Holiness Dalai Lama in Exile. Visit Kangra Art & Folk Museum which is treasure of kangra Valley’s cultural past, crafts, arts and other ancient artefacts. Drive and reach Dalhousie (1970 mts/ 6450 ft) by evening. O/n Hotel at Dalhousie.
Distance – 50 Kms, Journey & sight seeing Time – Appx 6 hrs
After Breakfast, Visit 119 year old church with the backdrop of distant snow clad mountains was replicated from a church in England during British raj. Drive up to Kalatop (2606 mts/ 8600 ft) forest reserve before reaching Khajjiar (1900 mts/ 6270 ft) which is beautiful saucer shaped green meadow surrounded by thick forest on all sides. It has a rare combination of three ecosystems: lake, pasture and forest, all in one place. Explore Dalhousie market in the evening. O/n Hotel.
Distance – 315 Kms, Journey Time – Appx 8 hrs.
Check out after Breakfast and drive to reach Chandigarh by evening. Transfer to Airport/ Railway Station for return journey.
Cost Per Person on Twin Sharing basis Off Season
Places to stay
Our Price Includes
2 overnight stays at Dharamsala in Deluxe Room with Bed Tea, Breakfast & Dinner.
2 overnight stays at Dalhousie in Deluxe Room with Bed Tea, Breakfast & Dinner.
2.) Whole Journey (Ex Chandigarh) and all Excursions as mentioned in the itinerary by exclusive AC cab
3.) All taxes.
Price does not include
1.) Meals other than those indicated above, drinks, tips, laundry, telephone calls & expenses of personal nature.
2.) Entrance/ Guiding charges in Monuments, Adventure Sports, Joy rides, travel and health insurance.
Special VIP Services
1.) The tour cost is subject to change without prior notice.
2.) Hotels : Subject to availability at the time of making reservation