Manali is a hill station nestled in the mountains of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh near the northern end of the Kullu Valley, at an altitude of 2,050 m (6,726 ft) in the Beas River Valley. It is located in the Kullu district, about 270 km (168 mi) north of the state capital, Shimla. The small town, with a population of 8,096, is the beginning of an ancient trade route to Ladakh and from there over the Karakoram Pass on to Yarkand and Khotan in the Tarim Basin. It has become a tourist attraction in recent years.
Shimla or in British Indian orthography, Simla, is the capital city of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, located in northern India. Shimla is bounded by Mandi and Kullu in the north, Kinnaur in the east, the state of Uttarakhand in the south-east, and Solan and Sirmaur to the south. Shimla acts as a hub for India’s tourism sector. It is among the top 10 preferred entrepreneurial locations in India.
Parwanoo is a city and a municipal council in Solan district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. It is an industrial town. It borders Panchkula district of Haryana, and is after the towns of Pinjore and Kalka on the Chandigarh Simla Highway. In fact it is separated by a river bed from the town of Kalka. Pinjore to Parwanoo is almost a continuous urban belt. From Pinjore there is also a road to Baddi. Another nearby industrial town of Himachal.
Day:-01 Kalka – Parwanoo
Kalka to Timber Trail Hotel. Overnight at Timber Trail Hotel. (Kalka rly stn to Parmanoo ropeway point transfer at their own cost).
Day:-02 Parwanoo – Shimla(343kms/8hrs)
Arrival and transfer by road to Shimla former summer capital of British India & now a capital of Himachal Pradesh set amidst the snow capped Shivalik Mountain range offering some stunning view of the mighty Himalayas arrive & Checkin the hotel rest of the day is at leisure, , night stay in Shimla
Day:-03 Shimla – Kufri – Shimla
In the morning visit the Kufri a 30minute drive from Shimla an exotic of nature as a place surrounded by dense forest and snow caped Mountain amidst virgin peak and nature flora and fauna where one can complete relax and turn oneself of nature beauty. Situated at an altitude of 2500mt just an hour drive from Shimla and a very popular ski resort during the winter month later take a walking tour of Shimla and visit the jakhoo hill which offer panoramic view of the Shimla town vice regal lodge Mall and overnight stay at hotel..
Day:- 04 Shimla to Manali (285/Kms 7/Hrs)
Morning drive to Manali a picture perfect hill resort at an altitude of 1929mt set amidst pinecled mountain which gradually close in an both side of the Beas and nesting in their shade as through carved out primeval forest is a scattered hamlet which comprises this picturesque summer resort arrive and checkin the hotel and later visit for 450year old temple dedicated to Hademba Devi which was some excellent wood covering Tibetan Monastery and a handicraft centre back to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.
Day:-05 Manali (Rohtang Pass)
Morning proceed to visit the salong valley which offers fine view of glaciers and snow capped peaks a place not to be missed in Rohtang pass 51kms from Manali at an altitude of 3978mt (subject to weather conditions) rest of the day is at leisure or take a stroll down the mall road night stay at Manali.
Morning and full day excursion to Manikaran, has the World’s hottest Suplhur Spring Waters and is a holy place for Hindus & Sikhs alike. Continue drive to Manali with a short stop at Kullu town visiting the famous Kullu Shawl Industry. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day:-07 Manali drop
Morning checkout from the hotel and visit drop to bus stand