On Arrival at Chandigarh Station /Airport and drive to Shimla O/N Hotel
After Breakfast Excursion to Kufri. Kufri is famous for its Himalayan National Park, Poney and Yak Ride and One can see the endless Himalayan Panorama from Kufri, after lunch sight seeing of various places in and around. Shimla mosques built in (1830), Vice regal Lodge built in (1885), Christ Church built in (1844), The Gaiety Theatre- the first beauty contest of world was supposed to start (1887), The Grindlays Bank (1912)- the world wide bank started by Robert Melville Grindlay, The Scandal Point and The famous Shopping Plaza of the North The Mall. O/N Hotel
Kufri (16 km) : At 2501m, this is famous for its wide views and ski slopes. An enjoyable walk leads up to the Mahasu Peak. At Kufri, Himachal Tourism runs Cafe Lalit.
The Ridge : This large open space in the heart of town presents excellent views of the mountain ranges. Shimla's landmarks - the neo- gothic structure of Christ Church and the neo - Tudor library building - are worth seeing.
Indian Institute of Advanced Studay (4 km) : )]: At 1983m, this magnificent English renaissance structure was the former Viceregal Lodge. Its lawns and woodland are added attractions. Entry by ticket ( nominal charge ). A portion of the interior is also open to the public, except on Sundays and holidays.
After breakfast check out from the hotel a distance of 265 km 7 hrs. O/N Hotel
After breakfast sightseeing of places in and around Manali, Like Hadimba temple, Manu temple, Vashisht Bath, Van Vihar and evening shopping at the local market. O/N Hotel
Hadimba Temple (1 km) : Built in 1553 with a superbly crafted four tiered pagoda roof, it is famous for its exquisitely carved doorway.
Manu Temple (2 km) : This is dedicated to the sage Manu situated at old Manali.
Vashisth (3 km) : Well known for its hot springs. There are old temples dedicated to the sage Vashisth and to Lord Rama.
Excursion to Rohatang Pass till snow point (Guest own on direct payment).. Situated at an altitude of 3979 mtrs above sea level and 51 kms outside Manali is the mighty Rohtang Pass -the gateway to Lahaul-Spiti valley. It affords a wide panoramic view of the mountains. Here one sees the majesty of the mountains at its height and splendour. At the top of the pass the airseems to glitter against the snow as you look down over herringboned ridges into the Lahaul valley. Evening at Leisure. O/N (Subject to Permission | Closed on Tuesday)
After breakfast checkout from hotel and drive to Chandigarh O/N Hotel.
Chandigarh : Chandigarh is the 1st planned modern city of India designed by the French architect Le Corbusier. The city was named after the mother goddess of power, Chandi, whose temple Chandimandu is a feature of the new city. Evening free for shopping and own activities. O/N Hotel
After breakfast checkout from the hotel and transfer to the railway station/Airport.
# All sightseeing and excursions as per the itinerary
# Mentioned or similar hotels on as per the meal Plan
# Honeymoon Inclusion in Shimla :Honeymoon Cake , Candle light Dinner. Flower Bed Decoration,Badam Milk every night during the stay
# Access to Kufri Fun Campus : Go karting, Dashing Cars, Sky Swinger,Photo with Yak in traditional Himachali Dress
# Excursion to Rohtang pass till snow point ( Subject to road condition )
# Personal expenses
# Train/Air fare
# Service tax 3.63% extra
# Entry Charges
# Heater Charges
# Unforeseen Expenses because of the weather conditions
# Prices valid from From 01st April to 15th July 2016
# 50% advance to be deposited at the time of booking confirmation.
# Balance 50% before 15 days from the Tour Starts.
# Check In / Check out time at all the properties would at 1200 hrs (Noon).
# All the above mentioned rates are per person rates on twin sharing.
# For Cancellation please refer to our Terms and Conditions available at our booking office.
# Rooms holding shall be for a period of 72 hours only.
# The above rates are applicable strictly for resident Indian citizens only
# Any amendment and cancellation in the booking before 15 days RS.500 Per Person are chargeable as communication charges.
1). Kindly note that names of hotels mentioned in the proposed hotels only indicate that our rates have been based on usage of these hotels and it is not to be construed that accommodation is confirmed at these hotels until and unless we convey such confirmation to you. In case the accommodation is not available at any of the above mentioned hotels we shall book alternate accommodation at a similar or next best available hotel and shall pass on the difference of rates (supplement/reduction whatever applicable) to you.
2). Our offer is based on usage of base category rooms at the mentioned hotels (unless specified otherwise) and if this category of rooms is not available we shall try to confirm accommodation in next available higher category of rooms and shall advise supplementary cost involved while conveying the status.
3). We shall not be responsible for any change in the itinerary due to landslides, flight cancellations, weather conditions or any unforeseen circumstances. The additional cost incurred will be in addition to the cost
4). Himalayan National Park at Kufri and Advance Studies at Shimla, Roerich Art Gallery and State Museum are Closed at Monday.
5). Rohatang Pass is closed on Tuesday for general tourists but the travelers who want to travel to Lahaul, Leh and Spiti can move even on Tuesday. Reaching at the top of Rohatang Pass during the peak season depends entirely upon the road traffic as during peak season due to traffic jam the vehicles can not go beyond certain points. It is advised to drive early in order to reach the top. The company does not own any responsibility of additional transport/vehicles/ponies hired to reach the top. The same has to be on direct payment basis at the spot.From November to April the Rohatang Pass remains close due to heavy snow and the vehicles go till the snow point only. The Pass is accessible from May first week to November only.
6). Sightseeing in Chandigarh shall depend entirely on the arrival and departure details of the guest and subject to time on the given day. Since it is very difficult to do the sightseeing on the day when guest travels from Manali to Chandigarh because of the road condition and checkout time of the guest.
7). Please note the Ready made packages are designed strictly on the detailed itinerary being attached any extra sightseeing and excursion is subject to a supplement cost as per the actual.
8). It is mandatory to carry the Photo identity Proof during travel and have to be presented at the time of Check Inn in all hotels for security reason.
***New Important Notification of Rohtang Pass***
NGT has removed additional Cess on Rohtang Entry but they have continued with restriction of 1000 Vehicle per day . Even now Excursion to Rohatang pass still remains difficult to travelers as you are never sure if you are going to get there at given day or not. As per the new procedure the DTDO ( Distt Tourism Development Officer) has been assigned to issue the permits to allow the vehicles to go to Rohatang Pass. Only 75 Diesel Vehicles +200 Petrol Vehicles ( Non Himachali+ Non Manali) are allowed to go to Rohatang Pass. Where as Only 275 Diesel Vehicles +400 Petrol Vehicles ( Manali Taxi Union) are allowed to go to Rohatang Pass. Out of This 50 Tempo Travelers (Diesel Vehicles from Manali Taxi Union will be allowed to go to Rohatang Pass.
The permits for the same can be obtained only on the prior day not in advance. In these circumstances it is very difficult for the driver to obtain permits on sure basis as despite of standing in the que nobody is sure if the permission can be obtained or not. On June 8,2015 NGT is going to pass the new orders in this case , the final position will be cleared only after getting the new orders from NGT is this case.
NGT removes environment tax on taxis plying between Manali and Rohtang.
# 25% before 15 days from date of departure
# 50% before 7 days from dated of departure
# 100% within 7 days from date of departures