This 11 days Himalaya & Temples tour takes you to Haridwar/Rishikesh which is one of the most religious places for Hindus, to Shimla the queen of mountains with a strong British presence, Manali the valley of Gods, Chandigarh one of the best planned cities of India and Amritsar with its Golden Temple. This is a combination of a religious Hindu tour + trip to the hill stations in India (Shimla Manali tour package) + Golden Temple tour package. After visiting the hill stations in North India, you could opt for an extension to visit more cities like Agra, Jaipur,Varanasi etc. Services International Ltd the Delhi tour operator with their years of experience will show you this holiday package for Himalayas and Golden Temple like no other agency.
Day 01 :- Arrive Delhi.
Arrive Delhi. Transfer to hotel. Tour of Delhi. In Old Delhi visit the Raj Ghat – the cremation sites of Mahatma Gandhi , Jama Masjid and drive past Red Fort and Chandni Chowk. In New Delhi visit the Qutub Minar built by Qutub-ud-Din Aibek in 1199, Humayun’s Tomb, India Gate and Lakshminarayan Temple. Also drive past President’s House, Parliament House and Government Secretariat Buildings. Overnight Delhi.
Day 02 :- Delhi Haridwar
Morning drive to Haridwar. Afternoon city tour. Overnight Haridwar.
Day 03 :- Haridwar Rishikesh Haridwar
Excursion to rishikesh. Rishikesh is an ancient pilgrimage centre nestling in the foothills of the Garhwal Himalayas on the banks of river Ganges. Millions of Hindus come here every year to absolve themselves of their sins by bathing in the Holy Ganges, which has supported the ancient civilisation of the North Indian plains since time immemorial Overnight Haridwar.
Day 04 :- Haridwar Shimla
Morning drive to Shimla. Overnight Shimla
Day 05 :- Shimla
Shimla at an altitude of 2130 meters is a utterly charming resort & is the best loved hill station in India & has been a favourite since British troops set up camp here in 1819. At an altitude of 2130 meters, the Shimla town is a beautiful place. With the Mall and Ridge being main attractions, climbing beyond Scandal point & Ridge beyond Shimla a 2 Kms walk takes your to the Jakhoo hill, with a panoramic view of Shimla & Hanuman temple. Overnight Shimla.
Day 06 :- Shimla Manali
Morning drive to Manali. Overnight Manali.
Day 07 :- Manali
Morning visit city. Overnight Manali.
Day 08 :- Manali Chandigarh
Morning drive to Chandigarh. Upon arrival check in at hotel. Afternoon visit city. Chandigarh was Designed by Le Corbusier – The famous French architect. Half day tour includes visit to the Secretariat, High Court, State Library, Assembly Chambers, Rose Gardens, University, Botanical Garden and the beautiful lake. Overnight Chandigarh.
Day 09 :- Chandigarh Amritsar
Morning drive to Amritsar. Upon arrival check in at hotel. Afternoon visit city. Visit the Golden Temple – The sacred Sikh sanctuary, marbled, bronzed & covered with gold leaf wherein the Guru Granth Sahib-The Bible of the Sikhs is placed reverently. Also see the Community kitchen where 10000 pilgrims are fed daily on voluntary and complimentary basis. Visit the historic Jallianwala Bagh where Gen. Dyer’s bullets killed scores of innocent Indians and the beautiful Ram Bagh Gardens. Overnight Amritsar.
Day 10 :- Amritsar Delhi
Transfer to rail station to board train for Delhi. Arrive Delhi & transfer to hotel. Overnight Delhi.
Day 11 :- Departure
Morning transfer to airport.
Holiday Price Includes
- Accommodation in the hotels listed or similar hotels.
- Transportation – Entire round trip Ex- Delhi by an air-conditioned vehicles for all categories as per the itinerary. Vehicle is as per the itinerary and not on disposal basis.
- Breakfast included in all packages and Dinner is included in all non-Economy Package.
- Travel insurance.
- All currently applicable taxes i.e. Hotel tax and Transportation tax.
- Wifi Internet provided in vehicles during transportation in all non-Economy packages.
Holiday Price Excludes
- Air, Train or Bus fare from / to your originating city of stay, unless specified.
- Any meals / en route meals unless specified.
- Any rides, safaris, boating charges, other than the mentioned in the inclusions.
- Entrance fees and guide charges, unless specified in the inclusions.