|Tour Rating: ★★★★☆|
|10 Days | 10 Night | Manali|
Shimla | Kinnaur | Spiti | Manali
Starts in Shimla and ends in Manali covering Kinnaur (Sangla and Kalpa) along the way to Spiti.
A beautiful trip through the high mountains and deep valleys of Kinnaur to Spiti and ending back in Manali crossing the high pass of Rohtang and Kunzum. This trip is only possible from July when the road between Kunzum and Rohtang opens.
Day 01: Arrive Chandigarh station or airport to Shimla ( 120 km 5 hrs )
Pickup from Chandigarh station or airport and drive to Shimla. On arrival check in hotel. Rest of the day free and explore The mall of Shimla. Overnight stay at a hotel in Shimla.
Day 02: Shimla – local sightseeing
Morning after breakfast visiting Indian Institute of Advanced Studies and Jakho temple, Christ Church, The Ridge, The Mall. Afternoon free for individual activity. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 03: Shimla to Sarahan ( 180 km 7 hrs )
Morning after breakfast drive from Shimla Sarahan en-route visiting Sun temple at Nirath and Rampur. On arrival check in at hotel. Evening visit Bhimakali temple which is one of the 51 shaktipeeths of Hindu religion. Overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Sarahan to Sangla ( 115 km 7 hrs )
After breakfast drive to Sangla valley. On arrival check in camp. Visit remote villages of Rackcham and Chitkulvillages. Overnight at camp.
Day 05: Sangla to Kalpa ( 51 km 3 hrs )
Morning visit Kamru village and fort. Later continue drive to Kalpa located in backdrop of Kinner Kailash mountain range. On arrival check in at hotel. Evening free to explore Kalpa village. Overnight at hotel.
Day 06: Kalpa to Tabo ( 170 km / 8 hrs )
Morning after breakfast drive to Tabo en-route visiting Nako village beautifully located on banks of a small lake. On arrival in Tabo check in and overnight at hotel.
Day 07: Tabo to Kaza ( 50 km / full day )
Morning visit Tabo monastery. Later drive to Kaza enroute visiting Lalung and Dhankar Gompa. On arrival in Kaza check in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 08: In Kaza – visit Ki Monastery and Kiber village
Morning visit the Ki monastery, 12 kms from Kaza. This centuries – old gompa is a labyrinth of rooms and corridors – and at one time also acted as a fort. It houses valuable Thangkas and offers a panoramic view of the area. Also visit the small gompa at Kibber, 9 kms further ahead. Kibber at 4205 m has the distinction of being the highest permanently inhabited village of the region. Overnight at guest house.
Day 09: Kaza to Manali over Kunzum and Rohtang Pass ( 200 km 10 hrs )
Early morning check out hotel and drive to Manali enroute crossing Losar village and also crossing two passes Kunzum & Rohtang Pass. On arrival check in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10: In Manali – visit local sightseeing
Morning half day tour visiting Hadimba Devi Temple, Manu Temple and Vashisht. Afternoon half day tour visiting Naggar Castle, Roerich Art Gallery (closed on mondays) and some other old temples in Naggar village. Evening free to explore Manali market. Overnight at hotel.
Day 11: Manali to Chandigarh ( 320 km 9-10 hrs ). End of tour
Morning intime departure transfer from Manali to Chandigarh station drop.
End of tour & services
→ Car Including: Fuel, Parking, Road tax, Toll tax, Driver Expenses.
→ All applicable hotel & transport taxes.
→ All arrival, departure, sightseeing’s tour by cab
→ Check In & Check Out Time 12:00 Noon.
→ Any meals other than those specified.
→ Any other item not specified.
→ Entrance fees during sightseeing.
→ Expenses of personal nature such as tips, telephone calls, laundry, liquor etc.
→ Government service tax extra