REPORTING TIME – 8 PM – DELHI(DAY-1)
REGION :- HIMACHAL PRADESH
DURATION :- 7 Days 6 Nights
GRADE :- Easy To Moderate
Event cost :- 24499 INR Slashed from 29999 INR (Ex- Delhi)
EARLY BIRD OFFER PRICE :- 24999/- (Ex-Delhi) (For Single person)
24499/- Per Person (For Group of 2 & Above)
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DOUBLE SHARING COST – 2000 INR Extra per person
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ABOUT THE PLACES:-
DHARAMSHALA:- Dharamshala is known to be the Winter Capital of Himachal Pradesh. Due to its experiences of snow like no other place in the entire Himachal Pradesh. Also, a place that has been home to Tibetan government in exile, as glimpses of their culture is still evident everywhere. Mcleod Ganj – also known as Little Lhasa is a home to the Tibetan monks and you will witness a mix of Indo-Tibetan culture here.
SHIMLA:- Shimla is the capital of Himachal Pradesh and a popular hill-station among Indian families and honeymooners. Situated at the height of 2200m, Shimla was the summer capital of British India. Shimla still retains its old-world charm with beautiful colonial architecture, pedestrian-friendly Mall Road and the ridge lined up with multiple shops, cafes and restaurants. The Ridge of Shimla, Kufri, Green Valley, Jakhoo Hill, Chail, Kiala Forest, Mall Road, Shimla State Museum, Christ Church, Kali Bari Temple, Himalayan Bird Park, Viceregal Lodge, Kuthar Fort, Summer Hill, Ride on Toy Train Chadwick Waterfall and many more amazing attractions.
MANALI:- One of the most popular hill stations in Himachal, Manali offers the most magnificent views of the Pir Panjal and the Dhauladhar ranges covered with snow for most parts of the year. It snows the most in the months of January & February followed by December and March. Having said enough about the terrains of Manali, it is a hub for adventure sports. The location gives a wide range of adventurous activities like paragliding, camping, trekking and river rafting to feed the adrenaline hunger of the adventure seekers. It also has rustic villages and backcountries, which calls for the hippie experiences. Places like Solang Valley and Rohtang Pass are often visited by these junkies. Backpackers love to visit here to get the plateful meal of thrill, nature, wildlife and tranquillity.
We start in the evening(on day-0) from Delhi at 8PM and travel via Chandigarh(on day-1 at 12AM) to Dharamshala, the gateway to Winter capital of Himachal.
Dharamshala is known to be the Winter Capital of Himachal Pradesh due to its experiences of snow like no other place in the entire Himachal Pradesh. Also, a place that has been home to Tibetan government in exile, as glimpses of their culture is still evident everywhere. Mcleod Ganj – also known as Little Lhasa is a home to the Tibetan monks and you will witness a mix of Indo-Tibetan culture here.
09:00 AM: Reach our stay in Dharamshala and Freshup.
10:00 AM: After completing Breakfast, Board the Vehicle and start towards the Namgyal Monastery – famously known as the Dalai Lama Temple.
11:00 AM: Reach the Namgyal Monastery/Dalai lama temple in McLeod Ganj – largest monastery built out of Tibet. With the view of Snow-capped mountains, set in the distance, the serene ambience of the temple fills your heart with spiritual vibes and inner peace. With Buddha stupas everywhere, it is inevitable to find peace. Get lost in the tranquil vibe of the place and spend some quality time.
01:30 PM: Treat yourself to some local Tibetan Dishes like Momos, Thupkas, etc during the lunch time.
02:30 PM: With full bellies, its time to fill the shopping bags. Roam around the streets and reach the Tibetan Markets which serves as the best place to buy some fine handcrafted Tibetan items rich in their culture and Heritage.
06:00 PM: Reach the stay.
08:00 PM: Complete Dinner and rest for the day.
06:00 AM: Wake up and Start towards Kangra Fort
07:00 AM: Reach Kangra Fort
08:00 AM: Complete Breakfast and move towards Kangra Fort – one of the oldest forts, expected to be built in 400BC by Katoch dynasty. It is the largest fort in the Himalayas and probably the oldest dated fort in India. Ruined by Earthquake in 1905, it was a structure of architectural marvel once.
10:00 AM: After Visiting Kangra Fort start towards Kangra Railway station
11:00 AM: Catch the Toy train from Kangra to Baijnath – Very less known, yet one of the beautiful toy train rides! You will say this, after our ride from Kangra to Baijnath. The window views are filled with snow soaring Dhauladhar mountain ranges in the distance, the Deodar cedar trees nearby covered in snow during the winters.
*as train is unreserved, Ride is subject to tickets availability at counter and unreserved trains always crowded*
01:00 PM: Reach Baijnath.
02:00 PM: Complete Lunch and start towards Bir.
03:00 PM: Engage in Paragliding activities at the Paragliding Capital of India-Bir Billing. Still have paragliding activity pending on the bucket-list? Bet you, this is the place to tick it off. At some affordable prices, you can get some thrilling and spine-chilling experience. If time Permits, we will visit the Sherabling Monastery nearby.
*If weather conditions are not good to do paragliding, Next day we will try paragliding at BHUNTAR. Please note that paragliding is always depends on weather conditions*
08:00 PM: Complete Dinner and Reach our Homestay at Bir to rest for the day.
05:00 AM: Wake up and start towards Parashar Lake (Freezes in Winter) which will be a 4-hr drive.
10:00 AM: Upon Reaching, Complete Breakfast and visit Parashar Lake OR Bhuntar
*Visiting Parashar Lake is depends on our BIR paragliding activity…. incase Paragliding is cancelled at BIR due to weather ..today we will directly go to BHUNTAR to Do paragliding.*
12:30 PM: Reach Bagi Village, Board the Vehicle and start towards Manali. Let’s have Lunch on the way.
04:30 PM: Reach Manali via Mandi and visit the infamous Hadimba Temple. The serene temple set in the dense forest. This temple will will remind you of a scene from the movie Yeh Jawaani hai Deewani! Don’t forget to recreate the scene with your trek mates! ☺️
07:00 PM: Later Visit MallRoad for some exclusive Shopping in Manali.
08:30 PM: Complete Dinner and Reach our Homestay in Manali.
07:00 AM: Start to Solang Valley, enroute you will be accompanied by the Beas River all along the way.
08:00 AM: Reach Solang Valley. Get ready to engage in some adventurous and fun- filled activities –Snow bike ride, Tube Ride, Zorbing Ball, Yak Ride, Ropeway, Skiing, ATV Ride….Solang valley in Manali offers many adventurous activities.
Note:- Sometimes Solang valley road will be closed due heavy snowfall. Then we need to take a Snow Chained vehicles which will cost extra.
10:00 AM: Done with the activities, complete Breakfast and with no loss of excitement, start towards the Jogini Waterfalls Trek.
11:00 AM: Start the trek towards Jogini Waterfalls – A trek in the Mountain Forest that refreshes the body, mind, and soul. It is 2-3 KM trek to and back from Jogini Falls and provides some astounding aerial views of Manali. The scenery of the waterfalls makes all the trek worthwhile and fills the hearts with happiness.
01:00 PM: Complete Jogini Waterfalls trek.
02:00 PM: Complete Lunch and start towards Vashisht Temple
02:30 PM: Reach Vashisht Temple- the oldest temple built in the memory of Vashisht – The Guru of Sri Ram.
03:00 PM: Start to Kulu.
04:30 PM: Reach Kulu and pump up your adventure spirit to take part in Rafting activity in Beas River. In winters, the adventure reaches to the next level due to freezing temperatures. Make the most of it!
06:30 PM: Complete River Rafting and start towards our stay in Mandi
08:30 PM: Reach the stay in Mandi
06:00 AM: Start to Shimla from Mandi. Complete Breakfast on the way.
12:00 PM: Reach Shimla and we need to take the public elevator to reach the entrance path of Jakhu temple. We can reach Jakhu temple by walk from entrance or we can take the Ropeway to reach temple.
02:00 PM: Come down to the mall road and have Lunch.
03:30 PM: Start to Mall Road/local markets of Shimla for one last shopping.
05:00 PM: Board our private vehicle to Delhi.
IMP:- Book your Return journey after 4PM. Journey from Shimla to Delhi will take more than 10hours. Sometimes due to the traffic and weather conditions, the journey will lasts up to 12hours.
Reach Delhi on next day (Monday) morning by 10 AM(Day-7). Please plan your return Journey after 4PM
Please confirm your participation by paying INR 4999 (Non-refundable Initial Fee**) to book your spot. Rest to be paid before 30 Days of Departure date.
● PAYMENT IS NON-REFUNDABLE/NON-TRANSFERABLE
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Pls ensure that you arrive before 08:00 PM @ DELHI on the Start Date and book your return ticket for your flight after 04:00 PM @ DELHI on End Date.
Note: Flight fare increases every day. So it’s advised to book your flight tickets at the earliest. We can also book for you if you share the fare to us.
● Alcohol consumption/ smoking tobacco/ weed is strictly prohibited during the rafting day. Will be expelled from the event If found with consumption.
● Please do not litter any plastic (biscuit pack covers, candy wrappers, etc.). We commit to keeping our events pollute free.
● Hyderabad Trekking Club has a right to cancel the participant slot.
● Please do not cause delay and cause inconvenience for others and impact the schedule.
● Below 18 must take the consent of the parents to participate.
● Participants will be notified prior to when the itinerary is modified/ event get canceled due to any unforeseen circumstances.
● If there is an unexpected change in weather during the event, the organizer has the right to withdraw/ retreat.
● Participants should coordinate, disciplined and align together as a team during the event.
● Please do not expect luxury facilities and appreciate being cooperative with fellow Participants
● Though we assure safety as a top priority, Event Organizers are not responsible for any severe injuries or fatal events.
● No refund will be provided if the participant doesn’t show up on the day of the event.
Minimum age: 18 years
Maximum age: There is no maximum age limit. You need to be reasonably fit to participate.