Amritsar To Shimla Manali - Holiday Travel

Amritsar to shimla manali

Satisfaction Guarantee

Cheapest Flights and Hotels with Excellent holiday travel packages & Tour packages.

Need Holiday Help?

We would be more than happy to help you. Our team advisor are 24/7 at your service to help you.

+91-9418093019
holidaytravel.co@gmail.com

Advertisement


Advertisement

Amritsar to Shimla Manali


Amritsar to Shimla Manali: Overview

Amritsar (also called Ambarsar) is a city in the northwestern Indian state of Punjab, not far from the border with Pakistan. At the center of its walled old town is the gilded Golden Temple (Harmandir Sahib), considered the holiest gurdwara, or religious complex, of the Sikh religion. A popular tourist destination, also known as “Queen Of Hills”. Shimla got its name from a Hindu Goddess ‘Shyamala Devi’ who is an another incarnation of Goddess Durga. Kufri is a great place to unwind-with panoramic views of the Himalayas, adventure sports, steep hikes. Manali is a popular hill station located in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. Manali is located at northern end of Kullu valley. With the help of Lord Ganesha Rishi Ved Vyas wrote the epic Mahabharata at the source of the Beas. This river Beas orgininates from Manali. Make a Delicious and happy tour with family, Holidaytravel.co stands to make your holiday trip with great and memorable tours.


Top Highlights Of The Tour

•        Visit beautiful Shimla Hill Station.
•        All sightseeing of Shimla-Mall Road, Kalibari Temple, Jakhoo Temple, Church.
•        Full Scenic and Quaint View Of Kufri Hill Station.
•        All Sightseeing and Major Attractions of Kufri liking Skiing, Himalayan national Park, Mahasu Peak.
•        Full Scenic and Quaint View Of Manali.

•        All Sightseeing and Major Attractions of Manali like ,Hadimba temple, Manu temple, Vashisht Bath, Van Vihar, Tibetan Monastery, Club House, Rohtang pass.
•        All sightseeing of Amritsar Like Golden Temple, Wagha Border, Jallainwala Bagh, Durgiana Temple.


Amritsar to shimla manali - Rates & Dates



Package Inclusion:

•  Daily Breakfast & Dinner
•  8 Night Accomodation in Well Furnished Rooms
•  Private Taxi (swift Dzire) from Amritsar
•  Pickup and Drop from Amritsar
•  3 Night Accomodation in Manali
•  3 Night Accomodation in Shimla
•  2 Night Accomodation in Amritsar
•  All Toll taxes, Parking, Driver night hault
•  All Taxes


Package Exclusion:

•  Lunch not include in this package.
•  Any expenses of a personal nature like laundry, telephone calls, beverages, gratuities etc.
•  Travel insurance.
•  Entrance Fees and Camera fees at monuments and other places of interest.

 

Amritsar to Shimla Manali: Hotels

2 Star Hotels 

Shimla- Hotel Le Gourmet-TA Rank - 2 - Certificate of Excellence
Manali – Hotel New Adarsh-TA Rank-2.5 - Certificate of Excellence
Amritsar –Hotel Royal Inn-TA Rank-2.1 - Certificate of Excellence


3 - Star Hotels

Shimla- Hotel Rajat-TA Rank - 3.5 - Certificate of Excellence
Manali - Manuallaya Resort-TA Rank-4. - Certificate of Excellence
Amritsar –Hotel Khyber Continental-TA Rank-4. - Certificate of Excellence


5 - Star Hotels

Shimla- Hotel Redisson-TA Rank - 3.5 - Certificate of Excellence
Manali -  Hotel AnantMaya-TA Rank-4. - Certificate of Excellence
Amritsar –Hotel Hyatt-TA Rank-4.7 - Certificate of Excellence


Amritsar to shimla manali - Itinerary

Start the Journey From Amritsar and then proceed For Shimla. It is around 340 km and take 7-8 hours to complete journey. The journey is too long so we will break journey at Baddi. Have lunch and some rest at Baddi, proceed to Shimla. After arrival check into hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 01: Food

Lunch: In Between Your journey you may have lunch at Hotel Comfert Inn(Opposit Toll Plaza, Baddi, Himachal Pradesh 173205)

Dinner: Served at Hotel

After breakfast proceed for visit some local Sightseeing of Shimla like Mall road, Jakhoo Temple, Kalibari Temple and Church. In between visit have a lunch at New Plaza Resturant. After that came back to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.


Jakhoo Temple: One of The famous place of Worship at Shimla is Jakhoo Temple. Jakhoo hill is located the famous Jakhoo Temple of Shimla. It is hardly 2 kilometers from the Ridge and is an uphill climb through the beautiful deodar trees. The Jakhoo Temple of Shimla is dedicated to the monkey God, Hanuman. The temple is located at the Height of 2455 meter and situated at highiest peak in Shimla.

Kalibari Temple: The another famous place of worship is Kalibari Temple of Shimla. This is a popular tourist attraction and is situated at a very strategic location. The temple was built in the year 1845 and is dedicated to Goddess Kali who is also known as Shyamala. Shimla derived its name Fom Goddess Shyamala. 

Day 02: Food

Lunch: In between your Visit you may have lunch at New Plaza Resturant (Shimla) Included Pure Veg Food.

Breakfast& Dinner: Served at Hotel.

 

After breakfast proceed to visit Kufri. The name Kufri is derived from the word kufr meaning "lake" in the local language. Kufri has a Himalayan wild life zoo which hosts rare antelopes, felines and birds including the Himalayan monal, the state bird of Himachal Pradesh. In between visit have lunch at eco village Dhabha. After that check into hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Kufri: Kufri is a small hill station in Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh state in India. It is located 13 km from the state capital Shimla. The name Kufri is derived from the word kufr meaning "lake" in the local language. Kufri has a Himalayan wild life zoo which hosts rare antelopes, felines and birds including the Himalayan monal, the state bird of Himachal Pradesh.

The Himalayan Nature Park: Sprawled across 90 hectares and comprising of a diverse range of western Himalayan flora and fauna, the Himalayan Nature Park (also referred to as the Kufri National Park) is home to a large variety of animals.

Day 03: Food

Lunch: In Between your Visit you may have lunch at Eco village Dhabha ( Kufri).included Delicious and testy Punjabi Food.

Breakfast& Dinner: Served at Hotel.

 

After breakfast check out from hotel and proceed to Manali. It is arrpund 250 km and take 6-7 Hours to complete Journey. In between your journey have lunch at Mandi, proceed to Manali. After arrival check into hotel and overnight at hotel.

Day 04: Food

Lunch: In Between your journey have lunch at Hotel River Bank  ( Saulikhad, NH-21, Kullu Manali Highway, Mandi, Himachal Pradesh 175001)

Dinner: Served At Hotel

 

After breakfast visit some local sightseeing of Manali like Hadimba Devi temple, Rahalla Falls, Monastries , Gompa, Vashisht Temple, Manu temple. In Between your visit have lunch at casa Bella Vista and some rest there. After that came back to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Hadimba Devi Temple: Manali has many attractions but the main centre of interest, historically and archeologically, is undoubtedly the Hadimba Temple . This temple dedicated to goddess Hadimba or Hadimba Devi with a finely wrought four - tiered pagoda roof, dating back to 1553, is built around a natural cave, which enshrines the footprints of the goddess Hadimba. Hadimba was the wife of Bhima, one of the five great Pandava brothers of the Mahabharata, and later became the patron goddess of the Kullu. This four story wooden temple is located in the middle of a forest called the Dhungiri Van Vihar.

Monastries: Manali also houses three Tibetan monasteries, that have been built recently. There are three recently built Tibetan monasteries at Manali. The Tibetans living around these Monasteries in Manali offer a vide range of Tibetan Handicrafts and Carpets to the visitors to buy. Two of these Monasteries are located in the main down-town of Manali and one Monastery in Aleo. Aleo is located on the Left Bank of River Beas in Manali.

Day 05: Food

Lunch: In Between your journey have lunch at Casa Bella Vista Resturant (  Log Huts Road,, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175131)
 
Breakfast& Dinner: Served At Hotel

After breakfast visit Solang Valley and Rohtang Pass. Solang and Rohtang Pass are the Major attractions of Manali. In Between your visit have lunch at Casa Bella Resturant, Rest of the day is for your leisure. After that came back to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Solang Valley: Solang Valley in Manali is located at a distance of 13 kms in a side valley at the top of the Kullu valley is a splendid valley between Solang village and Beas Kund. Solang valley offers the view of glaciers and snow capped mountains and peaks. Solang Valley has fine ski slopes. The Mountaineering Institute of Manali has installed a ski lift for training purpose. Located here is a hut and guest house of the Mountaineering and Allied sports Institute, Manali. Now a few hotels have also come up. The winter skiing festival is organised in Solang Valley. Sking and Paragliding are two main activities are organised here. Apart from this many other adventure sports are available like Zorbing, Horse riding & Snow Motor Bikes riding etc.

Rohtang Pass: Rohtang Pass is 51 kms from Manali. Located at a height of 3980 Mtrs, on highway to Keylong/Leh. The Pass offers a panorama and spectacular mountain view. once served as a crucial trade route, and still remains the gateway to the districts of Lahaul and Spiti.The Pass is open from mid April to November each year, and provides wonderful views of the entire surroundings. Just beyond the Pass is the Sonapani Glacier and the twin peak of Gaypan. The Beas Kund, the source of the Beas river, a holy site for Hindus, as the sage Vyas is said to have meditated at this spot, is also accessible from the Rohtang Pass. 

Day 06: Food

Lunch: In Between your journey have lunch at Casa Bella Vista Resturant (  Log Huts Road,, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175131)

Breakfast& Dinner: Served At Hotel

 

After breakfast check out from hotel and proceed to Amritsar. It is around 400 Km and take 9-10 Hrs to complete journey.The journey is so long so you can break journey at Jahu, have Lunch and some rest. After that proceed to Amritsar.After arrival check into hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 07: Food

Lunch: In Between Your journey you may have lunch at Hotel Sea Rock( Near Jahu, Tehsil Sarkaghat, District Mandi, Bhambala, Himachal Pradesh 175033)

Breaksat & Dinner: Served at Hotel

 

After breakfast visit famous places of Amritsar like Golden Temple, Jallianwala Bagh, Durgiana Temple and Wagha Border. In between your visit have lunch and some rest at Brother Dhabha in Amritsar. After that came back to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Golden Temple: The one of the most beautiful and Religious place in Amritsar. Sri Harmandir Sahib, also Sri Darbar Sahib and informally referred to as the "Golden Temple", is the holiest Gurdwara of Sikhism. The temple's architecture draws on both Hindu and Muslim artistic styles yet represents a unique coevolution of the two. During the reign of Maharaja Ranjit Singh (1780-1839), Hari Mandir was richly ornamented with marble sculptures, golden gilding, and large quantities of precious stones. Within the sanctuary, on a jewel-studded platform, lies the Guru Granth Sahib, the sacred scripture of the Sikhs. This scripture is a collection of devotional poems, prayers, and hymns composed by the ten Sikh gurus and various Muslim and Hindu saints.

Wagha Border: Wagah is the border that lies on the Grand Trunk Road between the cities of Amritsar in Punjab, India and Lahore in Punjab, Pakistan. It is the only road border which crosses between India and Pakistan. The border is at a distance of 20 kms from Amritsar and 22 kms from Lahore. The Wagah border is a post between India and Pakistan. It has become famous for the beating the retreat ceremony which includes the closing of international gates and the lowering of the flags of both the countries. The flag code of India mandates that the national flag shall be flown only from sunrise to sunset. It is an entertainment ceremony and a highly stylized patriotic display as well as an energetic performance.

Day 08: Food

Lunch: In Between Your journey you may have lunch at Brothers Dhabha( Adjacent to Bhrawan Da Dhaba, Near Town Hall, Katra Ahluwalia, Amritsar, Punjab 143001)

Breaksat & Dinner: Served at Hotel

After breakfast check out from hotel and proceed to Amritsar Airport/ Railway Station. Our representative will drop you at Amritsar Airport/Railway Station.

Other Major Attractions

The famous Christ church & St. Michael's Cathedral of Shimla is a beautiful architectural masterpiece. The construction of this church took a span of 11 years (1846 - 1857) and is considered to be the second oldest church in North India. The church looks absolutely magical during night when lights placed at strategic corners illuminate this beautiful church. It is designed in the typical Elizabethan style and consists of a great collection of books and ancient scriptures.

The Mall Road is the main street in Shimla,the capital city of Himachal Pradesh, India . All colonial structures are located on the Mall Road. The Mall Road is also famous for its wooden furniture shops that sell exquisite wooden articles, which look like antiques.

Built In 1893, After Leveling Top Of A Hill, It Stands At 2444m And Is The Highest Cricket Pitch And Polo Ground In The World.

This is the highest point in Kufri, so great views are a given—on a clear day you can even see the Badrinath and Kedarnath ranges-but the best way to do it is by undertaking the challenging hike through a thick forest.

Vashist springs and temple in a tiny hamlet situated on the bank of Beas river that turns towards Rohtang. It is well known for its hot sulphur springs and temples. Taking a dip in this water is considered sacred by many. Nearby is the pyramidal stone temple devoted to Vashist Muni, a revered sage.

 Manu Temple is believed to be the only temple of Manu in India, who is considered as the creator of the human race on earth. Located at a distance of 3 km from the main bazaar in Old Manali, the temple is believed to be the abode of Manu, the ancient law-giver of India. Its close connection with the seventh incarnation of the sage is due to mythology that states his saving the Vedas and the seven sages from inundation during the great flood.

51 kms from Manali. Located at a height of 3980 m, the Pass once served as a crucial trade route, and still remains the gateway to the districts of Lahaul and Spiti.The Pass is open from June to November each year, and provides wonderful views of the entire surroundings. Just beyond the Pass is the Sonapani Glacier and the twin peak of Gaypan. The Beas Kund, the source of the Beas river, a holy site for Hindus, as the sage Vyas is said to have meditated at this spot, is also accessible from the Rohtang Pass.

Jallianwala Bagh is the site of one of the most monstrous massacres in human history and a dark event during the Indian independence struggle. Also known as Amritsar massacre, as many as 1100 peaceful protesters were killed when British troops opened fire on April 13, 1919 at this place. The brutal murder of thousands added fuel to the fight against the British and raised severe questions about the British intentions to rule India in a humane way. Today, the park has been converted into a memorial who sacrificed their lives.

 The Durgiana Mandir or Durgiana Temple is a Hindu temple that is dedicated to Goddess Durga, one of the many Hindu Goddesses. It is also called the Laxmi Narayan Temple. Locals often refer to it as the ‘Seetla Mandir’ because there are temples dedicated to Sita Mata (another name for Goddess Durga). Constructed by Harsahai Mal Kapoor, the temple is based on the overall layout of the Golden Temple in Amritsar. Some people also call it the silver temple due to the carved silver doors that adorn each sanctum sanctorum in the temple complex. The main temple is comprised of the Durga temple that is set amidst a tank of water. Around the tank there is a walking path called the ‘parikrama’. This temple is also famous for smaller temples of Lord Krishna, Lord Vishnu, Hanuman and Goddess Sita.




Package Inclusion:

•  Daily Breakfast & Dinner
•  8 Night Accomodation in Well Furnished Rooms
•  Private Taxi (swift Dzire) from Amritsar
•  Pickup and Drop from Amritsar
•  3 Night Accomodation in Manali
•  3 Night Accomodation in Shimla
•  2 Night Accomodation in Amritsar
•  All Toll taxes, Parking, Driver night hault
•  All Taxes


Package Exclusion:

•  Lunch not include in this package.
•  Any expenses of a personal nature like laundry, telephone calls, beverages, gratuities etc.
•  Travel insurance.
•  Entrance Fees and Camera fees at monuments and other places of interest.

 

Amritsar to Shimla Manali: Hotels

2 Star Hotels 

Shimla- Hotel Le Gourmet-TA Rank - 2 - Certificate of Excellence
Manali – Hotel New Adarsh-TA Rank-2.5 - Certificate of Excellence
Amritsar –Hotel Royal Inn-TA Rank-2.1 - Certificate of Excellence


3 - Star Hotels

Shimla- Hotel Rajat-TA Rank - 3.5 - Certificate of Excellence
Manali - Manuallaya Resort-TA Rank-4. - Certificate of Excellence
Amritsar –Hotel Khyber Continental-TA Rank-4. - Certificate of Excellence


5 - Star Hotels

Shimla- Hotel Redisson-TA Rank - 3.5 - Certificate of Excellence
Manali -  Hotel AnantMaya-TA Rank-4. - Certificate of Excellence
Amritsar –Hotel Hyatt-TA Rank-4.7 - Certificate of Excellence

Amritsar to shimla manali - Itinerary

Start the Journey From Amritsar and then proceed For Shimla. It is around 340 km and take 7-8 hours to complete journey. The journey is too long so we will break journey at Baddi. Have lunch and some rest at Baddi, proceed to Shimla. After arrival check into hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 01: Food

Lunch: In Between Your journey you may have lunch at Hotel Comfert Inn(Opposit Toll Plaza, Baddi, Himachal Pradesh 173205)

Dinner: Served at Hotel

After breakfast proceed for visit some local Sightseeing of Shimla like Mall road, Jakhoo Temple, Kalibari Temple and Church. In between visit have a lunch at New Plaza Resturant. After that came back to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.


Jakhoo Temple: One of The famous place of Worship at Shimla is Jakhoo Temple. Jakhoo hill is located the famous Jakhoo Temple of Shimla. It is hardly 2 kilometers from the Ridge and is an uphill climb through the beautiful deodar trees. The Jakhoo Temple of Shimla is dedicated to the monkey God, Hanuman. The temple is located at the Height of 2455 meter and situated at highiest peak in Shimla.

Kalibari Temple: The another famous place of worship is Kalibari Temple of Shimla. This is a popular tourist attraction and is situated at a very strategic location. The temple was built in the year 1845 and is dedicated to Goddess Kali who is also known as Shyamala. Shimla derived its name Fom Goddess Shyamala. 

Day 02: Food

Lunch: In between your Visit you may have lunch at New Plaza Resturant (Shimla) Included Pure Veg Food.

Breakfast& Dinner: Served at Hotel.

 

After breakfast proceed to visit Kufri. The name Kufri is derived from the word kufr meaning "lake" in the local language. Kufri has a Himalayan wild life zoo which hosts rare antelopes, felines and birds including the Himalayan monal, the state bird of Himachal Pradesh. In between visit have lunch at eco village Dhabha. After that check into hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Kufri: Kufri is a small hill station in Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh state in India. It is located 13 km from the state capital Shimla. The name Kufri is derived from the word kufr meaning "lake" in the local language. Kufri has a Himalayan wild life zoo which hosts rare antelopes, felines and birds including the Himalayan monal, the state bird of Himachal Pradesh.

The Himalayan Nature Park: Sprawled across 90 hectares and comprising of a diverse range of western Himalayan flora and fauna, the Himalayan Nature Park (also referred to as the Kufri National Park) is home to a large variety of animals.

Day 03: Food

Lunch: In Between your Visit you may have lunch at Eco village Dhabha ( Kufri).included Delicious and testy Punjabi Food.

Breakfast& Dinner: Served at Hotel.

 

After breakfast check out from hotel and proceed to Manali. It is arrpund 250 km and take 6-7 Hours to complete Journey. In between your journey have lunch at Mandi, proceed to Manali. After arrival check into hotel and overnight at hotel.

Day 04: Food

Lunch: In Between your journey have lunch at Hotel River Bank  ( Saulikhad, NH-21, Kullu Manali Highway, Mandi, Himachal Pradesh 175001)

Dinner: Served At Hotel

 

After breakfast visit some local sightseeing of Manali like Hadimba Devi temple, Rahalla Falls, Monastries , Gompa, Vashisht Temple, Manu temple. In Between your visit have lunch at casa Bella Vista and some rest there. After that came back to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Hadimba Devi Temple: Manali has many attractions but the main centre of interest, historically and archeologically, is undoubtedly the Hadimba Temple . This temple dedicated to goddess Hadimba or Hadimba Devi with a finely wrought four - tiered pagoda roof, dating back to 1553, is built around a natural cave, which enshrines the footprints of the goddess Hadimba. Hadimba was the wife of Bhima, one of the five great Pandava brothers of the Mahabharata, and later became the patron goddess of the Kullu. This four story wooden temple is located in the middle of a forest called the Dhungiri Van Vihar.

Monastries: Manali also houses three Tibetan monasteries, that have been built recently. There are three recently built Tibetan monasteries at Manali. The Tibetans living around these Monasteries in Manali offer a vide range of Tibetan Handicrafts and Carpets to the visitors to buy. Two of these Monasteries are located in the main down-town of Manali and one Monastery in Aleo. Aleo is located on the Left Bank of River Beas in Manali.

Day 05: Food

Lunch: In Between your journey have lunch at Casa Bella Vista Resturant (  Log Huts Road,, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175131)
 
Breakfast& Dinner: Served At Hotel

After breakfast visit Solang Valley and Rohtang Pass. Solang and Rohtang Pass are the Major attractions of Manali. In Between your visit have lunch at Casa Bella Resturant, Rest of the day is for your leisure. After that came back to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Solang Valley: Solang Valley in Manali is located at a distance of 13 kms in a side valley at the top of the Kullu valley is a splendid valley between Solang village and Beas Kund. Solang valley offers the view of glaciers and snow capped mountains and peaks. Solang Valley has fine ski slopes. The Mountaineering Institute of Manali has installed a ski lift for training purpose. Located here is a hut and guest house of the Mountaineering and Allied sports Institute, Manali. Now a few hotels have also come up. The winter skiing festival is organised in Solang Valley. Sking and Paragliding are two main activities are organised here. Apart from this many other adventure sports are available like Zorbing, Horse riding & Snow Motor Bikes riding etc.

Rohtang Pass: Rohtang Pass is 51 kms from Manali. Located at a height of 3980 Mtrs, on highway to Keylong/Leh. The Pass offers a panorama and spectacular mountain view. once served as a crucial trade route, and still remains the gateway to the districts of Lahaul and Spiti.The Pass is open from mid April to November each year, and provides wonderful views of the entire surroundings. Just beyond the Pass is the Sonapani Glacier and the twin peak of Gaypan. The Beas Kund, the source of the Beas river, a holy site for Hindus, as the sage Vyas is said to have meditated at this spot, is also accessible from the Rohtang Pass. 

Day 06: Food

Lunch: In Between your journey have lunch at Casa Bella Vista Resturant (  Log Huts Road,, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175131)

Breakfast& Dinner: Served At Hotel

 

After breakfast check out from hotel and proceed to Amritsar. It is around 400 Km and take 9-10 Hrs to complete journey.The journey is so long so you can break journey at Jahu, have Lunch and some rest. After that proceed to Amritsar.After arrival check into hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 07: Food

Lunch: In Between Your journey you may have lunch at Hotel Sea Rock( Near Jahu, Tehsil Sarkaghat, District Mandi, Bhambala, Himachal Pradesh 175033)

Breaksat & Dinner: Served at Hotel

 

After breakfast visit famous places of Amritsar like Golden Temple, Jallianwala Bagh, Durgiana Temple and Wagha Border. In between your visit have lunch and some rest at Brother Dhabha in Amritsar. After that came back to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Golden Temple: The one of the most beautiful and Religious place in Amritsar. Sri Harmandir Sahib, also Sri Darbar Sahib and informally referred to as the "Golden Temple", is the holiest Gurdwara of Sikhism. The temple's architecture draws on both Hindu and Muslim artistic styles yet represents a unique coevolution of the two. During the reign of Maharaja Ranjit Singh (1780-1839), Hari Mandir was richly ornamented with marble sculptures, golden gilding, and large quantities of precious stones. Within the sanctuary, on a jewel-studded platform, lies the Guru Granth Sahib, the sacred scripture of the Sikhs. This scripture is a collection of devotional poems, prayers, and hymns composed by the ten Sikh gurus and various Muslim and Hindu saints.

Wagha Border: Wagah is the border that lies on the Grand Trunk Road between the cities of Amritsar in Punjab, India and Lahore in Punjab, Pakistan. It is the only road border which crosses between India and Pakistan. The border is at a distance of 20 kms from Amritsar and 22 kms from Lahore. The Wagah border is a post between India and Pakistan. It has become famous for the beating the retreat ceremony which includes the closing of international gates and the lowering of the flags of both the countries. The flag code of India mandates that the national flag shall be flown only from sunrise to sunset. It is an entertainment ceremony and a highly stylized patriotic display as well as an energetic performance.

Day 08: Food

Lunch: In Between Your journey you may have lunch at Brothers Dhabha( Adjacent to Bhrawan Da Dhaba, Near Town Hall, Katra Ahluwalia, Amritsar, Punjab 143001)

Breaksat & Dinner: Served at Hotel

After breakfast check out from hotel and proceed to Amritsar Airport/ Railway Station. Our representative will drop you at Amritsar Airport/Railway Station.

Other Major Attractions

The famous Christ church & St. Michael's Cathedral of Shimla is a beautiful architectural masterpiece. The construction of this church took a span of 11 years (1846 - 1857) and is considered to be the second oldest church in North India. The church looks absolutely magical during night when lights placed at strategic corners illuminate this beautiful church. It is designed in the typical Elizabethan style and consists of a great collection of books and ancient scriptures.

The Mall Road is the main street in Shimla,the capital city of Himachal Pradesh, India . All colonial structures are located on the Mall Road. The Mall Road is also famous for its wooden furniture shops that sell exquisite wooden articles, which look like antiques.

Built In 1893, After Leveling Top Of A Hill, It Stands At 2444m And Is The Highest Cricket Pitch And Polo Ground In The World.

This is the highest point in Kufri, so great views are a given—on a clear day you can even see the Badrinath and Kedarnath ranges-but the best way to do it is by undertaking the challenging hike through a thick forest.

Vashist springs and temple in a tiny hamlet situated on the bank of Beas river that turns towards Rohtang. It is well known for its hot sulphur springs and temples. Taking a dip in this water is considered sacred by many. Nearby is the pyramidal stone temple devoted to Vashist Muni, a revered sage.

 Manu Temple is believed to be the only temple of Manu in India, who is considered as the creator of the human race on earth. Located at a distance of 3 km from the main bazaar in Old Manali, the temple is believed to be the abode of Manu, the ancient law-giver of India. Its close connection with the seventh incarnation of the sage is due to mythology that states his saving the Vedas and the seven sages from inundation during the great flood.

51 kms from Manali. Located at a height of 3980 m, the Pass once served as a crucial trade route, and still remains the gateway to the districts of Lahaul and Spiti.The Pass is open from June to November each year, and provides wonderful views of the entire surroundings. Just beyond the Pass is the Sonapani Glacier and the twin peak of Gaypan. The Beas Kund, the source of the Beas river, a holy site for Hindus, as the sage Vyas is said to have meditated at this spot, is also accessible from the Rohtang Pass.

Jallianwala Bagh is the site of one of the most monstrous massacres in human history and a dark event during the Indian independence struggle. Also known as Amritsar massacre, as many as 1100 peaceful protesters were killed when British troops opened fire on April 13, 1919 at this place. The brutal murder of thousands added fuel to the fight against the British and raised severe questions about the British intentions to rule India in a humane way. Today, the park has been converted into a memorial who sacrificed their lives.

 The Durgiana Mandir or Durgiana Temple is a Hindu temple that is dedicated to Goddess Durga, one of the many Hindu Goddesses. It is also called the Laxmi Narayan Temple. Locals often refer to it as the ‘Seetla Mandir’ because there are temples dedicated to Sita Mata (another name for Goddess Durga). Constructed by Harsahai Mal Kapoor, the temple is based on the overall layout of the Golden Temple in Amritsar. Some people also call it the silver temple due to the carved silver doors that adorn each sanctum sanctorum in the temple complex. The main temple is comprised of the Durga temple that is set amidst a tank of water. Around the tank there is a walking path called the ‘parikrama’. This temple is also famous for smaller temples of Lord Krishna, Lord Vishnu, Hanuman and Goddess Sita.

Amritsar to shimla manali - Rates & Dates

Advertisement