Dalhousie - The Land of Dreams : 5Nights/6Days

  • Mountain
  • Trekking
  • Hotel Accommodation
  • Drive
  • Meals
  • Photography

Destination

Khajjiar – Chamba – Bharmour – Dalhousie – Dharamshala - Delhi

Trip at a Glance

The trip will start and end at Delhi.
The trip can be done by a single individual, couple, family and group of friends.
The entire trip will be done on vehicle and hotel accommodation will be provided.


Activities and Highlights

There are several activities that you can do at Dalhousie like; Taste Gulab Jamun at Café Dalhousie, Walk to Subhas Chowk through Thandi Sadak and also you can drop in at DC Khanna Grocery shop.
There are several activities that you can do at Dharamshala. You can visit Mcleodganj, Dalai Lama Temple, Naddi & Dal Lake and Bara Pathar.
Khajjiar is a mini Switzerland, and is located 10 km away from Dalhousie. It is covered with trees with a lake in the middle.
Subhash Baoli is a place where Subhash Chandra Bose came in 1937.
You will find the famous Ghoral, Himalayan Black bear in the Kalatop wildlife sanctuary.
You can also explore the beautiful and exclusive British churches from the British era.
Pachpula is a beautiful place known for water springs. The spring’s water has medicine property that is good for health.

Dalhousie a famous hill station situated in Chamba district of Indian state Himachal Pradesh is named after English Governor General Lord Dalhousie and was established by British Empire in 1854. The town is made over five hills and gives the best heart touching views of snow covered peaks, sunrise, and sunset.
Dharmashala with its dense cedar forest is the center for Tibetan Buddhism and the home city of Dalai Lama. Enjoy this trip with varied historical and cultural experience along with the awestruck view of Khijjiar – Mini Switzerland.
Dalhousie is about 80 kms away from Pathankot and is a quiet hill station, which is mostly visited by foreign tourists.
Dalhousie is situated at an altitude of 2,030 meters above sea level.
It is named after Lord Dalhousie, who was one of the viceroys of India.
Dalhousie is easily approachable from Delhi, Punjab, and Chandigarh as well as from other important places of Himachal.
Dalhousie comprises five distinct hills: Balun, Kathlog, Petreyn, Tehra, and Bakrota.

DAY 01: DELHI– DALHOUSIE: 13-14 Hrs

Guests will be welcomed at Delhi Railway Station/ Airport.
You will be driven to Dalhousie by Taxi and Check-in to the Hotel.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Dalhousie.

Day 02: Dalhousie to Khajjjiar to Local Sightseeing

After breakfast, we will go for full day sightseeing.
First drive to Subash Bowli then to Khajjiar via Bakrota hills and Lakkarmandi reach Khajjiar for a full day excursion.
Evening is free to visit mall road.
Overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 03: Chamba to Bharmour

After breakfast we will depart for Bharmour, where we will visit the Chaurasi temple Complex, the only temple in the whole world of “DHARMRAJ YAMA”. This temple is of spiritual significance.
It is recommended to see the apple orchards.
You can even undertake a trekking visit to Bharmani temple.
Evening is free and you will stay overnight at the hotel.

Day 04: Dalhousie to Dharamshala

Today after having completing your breakfast, you will be checking out from the hotel and move on to Dharamshala on the way sightseeing.
You will reach Dharmshala, by evening.
Rest of the day is for leisure and shopping.
You will stay overnight at Dharmshala.

Day 05: Dharmshala to Local Sightseeing

Guests will be welcomed at Dharamshala and assisted as you check in to the hotel.
You can plan a day’s trek to a snow-point after an early morning’s start.
Rest of the day is free for leisure.
Dharamshala is the headquarters of the Kangra district.
You are going to have your dinner and stay the night Dharamshala.

Day 06: Dharmshala to Delhi Departure

After breakfast drive to Delhi.
You will be dropped at Delhi Railway station/Airport to catch onward train/flight to your final destination.

Hotel accommodation will be provided on a twin sharing basis depending on the packages chosen.

Inclusions

6 days of Accommodation at well-furnished rooms in the above-mentioned hotels.
5 breakfasts & 5 Dinner per person for the entire trip at the hotels.
Services of English Speaking Chauffeur Guide.
All sightseeing & tours as per itinerary by Swift Dzire / Etios.
Car Inclusion: Swift Dzire / Etios for all sightseeing & tours, Fuel Charge, Toll-gate, parking charge, Driver beta.
All Hotel Luxury & Service Taxes.
All Transport service taxes.

Exclusions

Airfare or train fare.
Personal expenses, Tips or private guide.
Food/sightseeing not mentioned in the inclusion part.

Required Documents
It is mandatory to carry original & Photocopy of an identity proof and two copies of recent passport size photograph.
You are advised to carry your personal medical kit and also consult your doctor.
You are advised to carry the following items:
Windproof Jackets
Pullovers / Sweatshirts
Warmers / Thermals
Woollen caps, mufflers, gloves and socks
Light Cotton Trek Pants / Comfortable Jeans
Sunscreen (SPF40 and above)
Water bottle
A flashlight
Lip guard
Hat
Sunglasses
Hand Sanitizer

What is the style of accommodation provided?

Hotel accommodation will be provided on a twin sharing basis depending on the packages chosen.

What will be the transport provided?

Transport will vary depending on the team size and packages chosen.

Will there be snow on this trip?

Yes, you will find snow if you are visiting in winter.

Who will be with us for the trek from Ghumakkad?

Ghumakkad’s representative will be there with you during the trip. If it’s a group of 15 or more people, then there will be senior trip lead to accompany you.

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