PHOTOGENIC VALLEYS OF INDIA- 7 DAYS TOUR

Day 01: Arrive Chandigarh transfer to Shimla (120 kms)
Arrival at Chandigarh airport/Railway station and be greeted by our Thomas Cook representative. Transfer to Shimla by surface. On arrival, check in at the hotel. Evening free to stroll in the famous The Mall & The Ridge. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 02: Shimla - Sarahan – into the Western Himalayas (175 kms)
Travel by surface from Shimla to Sarahan, the gateway to Kinnaur valley, enroute crossing the famous hill resorts of Kufri & Narkanda. Enroute also visit Rampur and view Padam Palace. Continue the magnificent drive along the Sutlej River. Reach Jeori to climb upto Sarahan. On arrival, check in at hotel. Evening visit the famous Bhimakali temple at Sarahan. Overnight at hotel.

Day 03:Sarahan - Kalpa (107 kms)
After breakfast travel by surface from Sarahan to Kalpa. The route is along the Sutlej river. Kalpa is a beautiful village located in the backdrop of Kinner Kailash Mountain range. On arrival check in at hotel. Afternoon visit Roghi village which has traditionally built Kinnauri houses. Evening free to walk around the Kalpa village. Overnight at hotel.

Day 04: Kalpa -Sangla – the Unconventional Beauty (51 kms)
After breakfast travel to Sangla which has earned distinction of one of the most beautiful valleys in Himachal. At Sangla visit Kamru village and make a small walk to visit Kamru Fort which has a temple dedicated to Kamaksha Devi. Later check in at camp. Rest of day is free to relax and enjoy the pristine beauty. Overnight at camp.

Day 05: Sangla - excursion to Chitkul – the last village on IndoTibet Border
After breakfast, enjoy a scenic excursion visiting the picturesque village of Chitkul. Chitkul is the last inhabited village near the Indo-Tibet border. The Indian road ends here. During winters, the place mostly remains covered with the snow and the inhabitants move to lower regions of Himachal. Potatoes grown at Chittkul are one of the best in the world and are very costly. Drive back to Sangla. Rest of day free to relax or to walk down to the nearby Batseri village. Overnight at the camp.

Day 06: Sangla- Shimla (237 kms)
Finally towards the end of this mesmerizing journey, get transfered by surface from Sangla to Shimla. Rest of the day to rest and relax. Overnight at hotel.

Day 07: Shimla -Kalka (90 kms/ 3 hrs ) or Chandigarh (120 kms/ 4 hrs)
In time transfer to Kalka / Chandigarh railway station/ airport drop as per the further connection. The tour ends with mesmerizing memories.


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