Himachal with Golden Temple Package
: Delhi - Dharamshala - Dalhousie - Amritsar - Delhi
Day 01 - Delhi-Dharamshala (566 kms)
After Pickup from delhi drive to dharamshala ( take 11 hours approx ), on arrive in dharamshala checkin your booked hotel. Overnight stay at dharamshala hotel
Day 02 - Dharamshala
After breakfast at hotel leave for local city tour of McLeodganj visiting Dal Lake, Church, Bhagsu Nag Temple and Tibetan Monastery. Overnight stay at dharamshala hotel
Day 03 - Dharamshala - Palampur Excursion
Breakfast at the hotel, Full day excursion tour Palampur Tea Garden Overnight stay at dharamshala hotel
Day 04 - Dharamshala - Dalhousie
Breakfast at the hotel Morning drive from dharamshala to Dalhousie en-route visiting Dharamsala & Surrounding. Continue drive to Dalhousie. Upon arrival check-in at hotel Afternoon local city tour of Dalhousie Overnight stay at dalhousie hotel
Day 05 - Dalhousie
Breakfast at the hotel Full day excursion tour to Khajjiar & Chamba: Khajjiar - Often called India's Mini Switzerland, the exquisite glade of Khajjiar (1960m) has a circumference of about 5 km. Along its fringes, thick forests of deodar climb the slopes, the snow-line rests above these woods. At Khajjiar there is a 12th century temple known as KhajjI Nag. Within the temple there are life size wooden images of the five Pandav brothers. After visit Dalhousie proceed for excursion tour to Chamba (915 m) stands on the right bank of the river Ravi. As a former princely State, it is one of the oldest in the century. It is well known for its splendid architecture and a base for numerous excursions. Later drive back to Dalhousie. Overnight stay at dalhousie hotel
Day 06 - Dalhousie-Amritsar
Breakfast at the hotel Early morning drive from Dalhousie to Amritsar. Upon arrival check-in at hotel Later proceed for local sightseeing tour of Amritsar covering Golden Temple-the holy scripture is brought in a vivid procession from the Akal Takhat (the highest temporal seat of the Sikhs) in the morning to the temple to be returned at night. Singing is central to Sikh worship & is a feast to the souls when hymns from the holy scripture are recited Kirtan and the waves of the classical ragas, a sublim blend of voice & music and Jallianwala Bagh-the historic site where hundreds of innocent Indian men, women an children were massacred by British General Michael Dyer on April 13, 1919. A memorial and Garden have been created here as a national monument.
Evening visit Indo-Pak Border to watch retreat ceremony-30 KM on the road to Lahore is India-Pakistan Border. A visit to the border is an interesting experience especially at Sunset, when the retreat ceremony takes place with the Border Security Force on the Indian Side and the Sutlej Rangers on the Pakistan side putting up a well coordinated and spectacular display. The sound from the Bugles blown together from both sides paints past on the canvas when India and Pakistan were one, simultaneously Flags of the two nations are ceremoniously retrieved and lights are switched on marking the end of the day. Amidst thunderous applause today this point is the only land route open to approach Pakistan and central Asia. Return to hotel Overnight stay at amritsar hotel
Day 07 - Amritsar – Delhi
Breakfast at the hotel Checkout from hotel and drive for Delhi ( approx 8 hours ), upon arrive in delhi transfer to delhi rly station / airport / hotel.
Note: This is a suggested itinerary and we can customize it according to your preference and flight schedule.