Arrival in Delhi
Around midnight arrival in
Delhi. The cosmopolitan city and capital Delhi is the main gateway for travelers to India. Upon arrival, you will be met by an Indo Vacations representative and transferred to the hotel.
Day 02: Delhi - Pathankot (by train)
Today we have sightseeing in old Delhi. Sightseeing of Old Delhi
includes "Rajghat", the site where
Mahatma Gandhi was cremated and
Jama Masjid, the great mosque of old Delhi. Today we also visit the
famous "Humayun's Tomb" and "Qutub Minar". Before we proceed to the
Hotel we drive through New Delhi where we see the
Government Buildings and Embassies. In the night transfer to the
railway station for the train to Pathankot.
Day 03: Pathankot - Dharamshala (about 90 kms)
In the morning arrive in Pathankot railway station. Upon arrival,
you will drive to
Dharamshala. Dharamshala has one of the most
spectacular settings for a hill station as it varies in height from
1200 m. to 1800 m. Dharamshala is a hill station which is split into
two parts. The lower part is only known as Dharamshala and is about
9 kms away from the upper part only known as McLeodganj. In
Dharamshala there is a strong Tibetan influence. The Dalai Lama
settled here after the Chinese invasion of
Tibet in 1959.
Day 04: Dharamshala
Today we visit the Namgyal monastery at Mcleodganj. This monastery
is the major attraction in Mcleodganj and is located on the opposite
side of the Dalai Lama's residence. This monastery contains large
gilded bronzes of Buddha, Avalokitesvara and
Afterwards we have a walk through Mcleodganj and visit the
church. This church has attractive stained glass windows. Lord
Elgin, one of the viceroy of the British occupied India was buried
in this church. Evening at leisure to visit the markets at
Day 05: Dharamshala - Dalhousie (about 143 kms)
In the morning after having breakfast drive to Dalhousie.
is a beautiful hill station in Himachal Pradesh. It was established
in 1854 by the British as a summer retreat for its troops and
bureaucrats, and was named after Lord Dalhousie who was the British
Viceroy at that time. Dalhousie is located on the western edge of
the Dhauladhar mountain range of the Himalayas, and surrounded by
the beautiful snow capped peaks. In the afternoon arrive in
Dalhousie. Rest of the day at leisure.
Day 06: Dalhousie
Today we have sightseeing in Dalhousie. The old charm of Dalhousie
is known by the four attractive churches. Some of these churches are
the St. John's Church and
St. Francis Church. The St. John's Church
is comfortably located at Gandhi Chowk. This is one of the oldest
church in Dalhousie and stone walls took the place of wooden planks
in 1863, when a visitor complained about it. St Francis Church is
also located near it, on a wooded rise above Subhash Chowk. This was
built in 1894, and services are still held on Sundays. Scottish and
Victorian architecture can be seen in the bungalows and churches in
Day 07: Dalhousie - Pathankot (about 90 kms) - Delhi (by train)
Today we drive to Pathankot railway station. Later in the evening we
take a night train to Delhi.
Day 08: Delhi
In the morning arrive in Delhi and transfer to the hotel. Rest of
the day at leisure.
Day 09: Delhi (Departure)
In the night transfer to the airport for the flight to home
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Accommodation in double rooms on twin sharing basis with bath and WC
on the departure day.
Services of qualified local guides (English speaking
or languages of your choice)
at every place of
Transfers and departures on arrival and departure by Indo
All Transfers and Sightseeing throughout the tour by an
air-conditioned Car with
driver. For groups an individual air-conditioned bus (Except
Standard Hotels) will be
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