Kathmandu-Shimla-Manali Tour package belongs to medieval city kathmandu and Indias two most popular hill stations, Shimla & Manali. As they are popular among tourists with their unique natural beauty & attraction. One of the most famous destinations within north India & people call them the Queen of Hills, Shimla where tourist can feel the chilly winters and enjoy the adventures of skiing. Shimla and Manali are also favorite spots for honey moon couple. Both of these places give couples the most romantic feeling along with wonderful holiday experiences to build memories that they will remember for a lifetime. Manali is located about 270 km (168 mi) north From the state capital Shimla and about 580 km from India capital Delhi. Manali and the surrounding area of great significance to Indian culture and heritage as it is said to be the home of the Saptarishi or Seven Sages. Manali, situated in the Kullu valley which offers great escapades like river rafting and visit to historical wonders like Gompas and Buddhist monasteries is included in Manali Tours. Manali is also on the road to Ladakh via the valley of Lahaul and Spiti and the Rohtang Pass which is the main attraction near Manali. The best season for Shimla Manali Tour is April, May, June, July. Kathmandu-Shimla-Manali Tour is the for those people Planning to escape the summers, plan a trip to Himachal; the most loved tourist destination in India.
- Visit all world heritage sites in Kathmandu valley including;Kathmandu Durbar square,Patan Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square & Swoyambhunath Stupa. Medieval times architecture, wood carving, festivals & cultures can been seen in the street of valleys.
- Queen of the Hills shimla, Visit to Kufri, Mahasu Peak.
- Climb the Jakoo hills visit the temple of Lord Hanuman and enjoy some panoramic views.
- Manali, famous for its apple orchards, snowy peaks and pretty slate house.
- Kullu is a valley gifted with nature charm and scenic beauty. Splashing rivers, water streams and lofty mountains with finest of slopes make it a place perfect for adventure sports.
|Day 01:||Arrival to Kathmandu|
|Day 02:||kathmandu-New Delhi|
|Day 03:||Shimla sightseeing|
|Day 05:||Shimla to Manali|
|Day 06:||Manali City Tour & drive to Kullu|
|Day 07:||Manali New Delhi|
|Day 08:||New Delhi Kathmandu|
Day 1: Arrival to Kathmandu
Welcome to kathmandu, Arrive in the energetic capital city of Nepal meet your representative and transfer to the hotel. Time to rest and relax after your journey and acclimate to the new time zone. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2: kathmandu-New Delhi
Arrive in Delhi – Drive from Delhi to Shimla (330 km/approx. 9 hours)On arrival at the Delhi airport/railway station, board the designated vehicle and head towards Shimla. The winding road leading to this destination is surrounded by hills from all sides and offers picturesque views. Tourists flock this town all across the year from different parts of the country and abroad to witness its natural beauty and enjoy a range of adventure activities on offer. Being an all-weather destination, this hill station is one of the favourite tourist location .Blessed with beautiful hills, lush greenery, pleasant weather conditions and friendly people, this destination is often referred to as the ‘Queen of the Hills’. After arriving at this hill station. Later, spend the evening at leisure resting at the hotel room.Enjoy an overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 3: Shimla sightseeing
Wake up rejuvenated and embark on a sightseeing tour to Shimla. Commence the tour with a visit to Kufri, which is at a distance of 16 km from Shimla. Lush greenery, picture-perfect views and tranquil environment makes this place a famous picnic spot. Visit Mahasu Peak, which is the highest peak in Kufri and offers splendid views of the surroundings.
Day 4: Shimla
This morning after breakfast you will proceed to Shimla a charming hill station, surrounded by green pastures and snow capped mountains. You can take a pony ride to climb this peak and adore the picture-perfect views of the Himalayas. Later this afternoon take a walking tour of Shimla, climb the Jakoo hills visit the temple of Lord Hanuman and enjoy some panoramic views of Shimla you also visit the Vice regal Lodge, which once served as the seat of power and take a stroll down the Mall Road. Overnight at hotel.
Day 5: Shimla to Manali
This morning you will be transferred by road to Manali, famous for its apple orchards, snowy peaks and pretty slate house. Rest of the day is free at your leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Day 6: Manali City Tour & drive to Kullu
This morning after breakfast visit Hadimba Devi Temple, Manu Temple, The Nagar Castle-it is one of the places, most tourists visit during their stay in Manali. Later on drive to Kullu. Kullu is a valley gifted with nature’s charm and scenic beauty. Splashing rivers, water streams and lofty mountains with finest of slopes make it a place perfect for adventure sports. It has numerous temples and is therefore, called the “Valley of Gods”. Celebration of Dussehra is in itself a prime attraction of the valley attracting many tourists.
A popular tourist destination, beautiful Manali has a lot to offer tourists. Here are a few places of interest in Manali:
Hadimba Temple:Also known as the Dhundri temple is a temple made out of wood and stone. Constructed in 1553, the Hadimba Temple was built in honour of Goddess Hadimba, the wife of Bhim from the Mahabharata. The walls of the temple are covered with woodcarvings and on the month of May each year, animal sacrifices are carried out here for the three day Dhungri Mela. Buddhist Monasteries; Since a lot of Tibetans live in Manali there are many beautiful Buddhist monasteries here. A few of the popular ones are the Gadhan Thekchoking Gompa Monastery, which is famous for medium size statue of Lord Buddha and multi coloured wall paintings. The other popular monastery is the Himalayan Nyingamapa Gompa, which is popular for a large statue of Buddha with a golden face. Rohtang Pass; Situated at an altitude of 13,050 feet above sea level, Rohtang Pass is the highest point on the Manali-Keylong road. The pass is only open from May to November, since snowfall during the winters blocks this pass. Solang Valley Famous is a famous skiing destination and the 300 meter ski lift is the most popular attraction here. Old Manali ; Located 2.5 km above the Mall, Old Manali still maintains that feel of a mountain village and has many old wood and stone homes. Apart from that, there is also the Manu Maharishi Temple which is dedicated to Manu, the founder of Manali. Nehru Kund; Located on the Manali-Keylong road, the Nehru Kund is a fresh water spring. Named after India’s first Prime Minister, Jawahalal Nehru, it is believed that he used to drink from this stream whenever he visited Manali
Day 7: Manali New Delhi
After having breakfast in the early morning,you will transfer to New Delhi. Arrive Delhi and drop at Airport/Railway station to connect train for onward destination. Rest of the day is leisure.
Day 8: New Delhi Kathmandu
Departure transfer to Delhi airport. Take flight back to Kathmandu. Transfer to hotel. Later you can continue to visit local market.
Day 9: kathmandu
Sightseeing tour of Kathmandu Durbar square, Swayambunath, Patan,Bhaktapur.
Kathmandu is the capital of the Kingdom of Nepal. Here you will visit the temple of the Living Goddess, who acknowledges the Greetings of the devotees from the balcony of her temple residence. Kasthamandap – the source of the name Kathmnadu and supposed to be made from the timber of a single tree and the Durbar Square are with its array of temples overlooked by the Hanuman Dhoka Palace, the ancient place of the Nepalese Royalty. Swayambhunath is located approx. 4 km/2.5 miles, Buddhist stupa this is said to be 2000 years old. The stupa which forms the main structure is composed of a solid hemisphere of bricks and earth supporting a lofty conical spire capped by a pinnacle of copper gilt. Painted on the four sided base of the spire are the all seeing eyes of Lord Buddha. This hill is a mosaic of small Chaityas and Pagoda temples. Bhaktapur, situated 14 km from Kathmandu is one of the 3 medieval principalities of the valley. The smallest one but the best preserved, the city gives the impression of a museum in itself. The mediaeval wooden, metal and stone architecture of the houses, palaces and temples still exist in their original form. Patan is 15 minutes drive from Kathmandu. Lalitpur, the city of beauty is separated from Kathmandu only by the Bagmati River and is the second largest town in the valley. The important things to be seen in patan include the Golden Gate and the Golden Window of the old Palace, the beautiful piece of traditional metal crafts, the famed Krishna temple with 21 golden pinnacles, the Royal bath of Sundari chowk, a perfect piece of the classic work in stone. Royal Taleju temple, Viswa Nath Temple and Char Narayan temple are the finest examples of the unique craftsmanship in wood; the temple of Bhimsen with the magnificent golden balcony overlooking the square outside plus many other shrines and sculptures scattered in and around the square. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 10: Departure
You will be transferred to the airport in time to board your flight for onward journey.
- Accommodation in the mentioned category of hotels or similar.
- All transfers / tours and excursions by one AC chauffeur driven vehicle, as per below program. Daily Breakfast
- Elephant ride at Amber Fort, Jaipur. (Subject to availability).
- Rickshaw Ride in Jaipur.
- Demonstration of Marble craftsmanship in Agra.
- Demonstration of Carpet weaving and block printing in Jaipur.
- Demonstration of Gem-cutting & polishing in Jaipur.
- One bottle of mineral water will be provided on a daily basis on vehicle
- Boat ride (common boat) on River Ganga, Varanasi.
- Sightseeing as per package details.
- Train travel Agra Jhanis by A/c Chair car & Jhansi Allahabad by A/c II Sleeper class
- English speaking local guides during all the sightseeing tour.
- Entrance fees to Monuments
- All presently applicable taxes.
- 1night-2 days jungle package in Chitwan , Elephant ride & nature walk
- Meals at hotels except those listed in above inclusions.
- Still Camera/Video Camera Charges.
- Optional Tours
- International Airfares.
- Domestic airfares for the sectors Varanasi -Delhi
- Expenses of personal nature such as tipping, porters, laundry etc.