Shimla – Rampur- Sarahan – Sangla -Kalpa Chitkul 07 Nights 08 Days
Famous Tribes Of Himachal Pradesh: 1 Night Shimla——1Night Sarahan —— 2 Nights Sangla/Chitkul——-2 Night’s kalpa——1 nights Rampur
Main Attraction : Kufri-Narkanda – Bhimakali Temple – Kinner Kalaish – Rogi & CHINI VILLAGE – KAMROO VILLAGE
Starting Place : Delhi/Chandigarh/Ambala /Kalka /
Dropping Place : Delhi/Chandigarh/Ambala /Kalka
Package Inclusions : Hotel/Transportation /Sightseeing/Food
Day 1 : Transfer Chandigarh to Shimla On Arrive Delhi/Chandigrah Airport & Transfer by Car to Shimla (120 Kms 4 hours) former summer capital of British India & now a capital of Himachal Pradesh, set amidst the snow capped shivalik mountain ranges offering some stunning views of the mighty Himalayas. Shimla also called the “Queen of Hill Stations”. It is one of the most popular and biggest hill stations surrounded by pine, deodar, oak and rhododendron forests. Arrive & check in the Hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure, Evening free to visit Mall Road, Lakkar Bazaar and The Scandal Point, Christ Church after refreshment. Night stay in Shimla.
Day 2 : Shimla – Sarahan 2,150 metres / 7,055 feet, (170 Kms 9-10 hrs) After breakfast at hotel we will set off at around 9:00A.M. Today it is a drive of 9-10 hrs, driving through the beautiful villages of Fagu, Theog, Matiana, Narkanda and Rampur. Enrooted we will have many comfort breaks and will visit the Apple orchards and Hattu peak (3,400 metres/ 11,154 feet) at Narkanda, from where you can have a spectacular view of the mighty Central Himalayas and will also visit the traditional wodden carved temple of Godess Kali on the top. We will also stop by a small lake on the way to Hattu Peak. Later on we continue our drive to Sarahan via Rampur and enroute we will stop for lunch break and various picture breaks and comfort breaks. Sarahan – the tiny village offers the splendid views of Shrikhanda Mahadev Peak (5,155 metres). The major attraction in Sarahan is centuries-old Hindu temple of Godess Bhimakali. Steeped in legend, the temple complex is a resplendent example of hill architecture. Sarahan is also the gateway to Kinnaur valley. Overnight stay in Hotel in Sarahan.
Day 3 : Sarahan – Sangla 2,680 metres / 8,792 feet, (90 Kms / 4-5 hrs) After breakfast at your hotel, we will visit the famous temple of Bhimakali at Sarahan. This is the same temple in which human sacrifices were made about two centuries ago. After visiting the temple we will continue driving to Sangla (4-5 hrs) where you will check in at your hotel or could also choose to stay in fixed luxury tented accommodation. After lunch you will be taken on a walk through Kamru and Sangla villages ( 1-2 hrs) and we will visit the beautifully carved old temples and Buddhist monasteries. You will have plenty of opportunity to speak to the local people in these valleys. The Sangla valley is also known as the Baspa Sangla valley, after river Baspa which flows through the valley and it is the part of Kinnaur valley. Overnight in hotel in Sangla.
Day 4 : Sangla to Chitkul 3,450 metres / 11,318 feet and back to Sangla. This morning after breakfast we will be driving you to Chitkul (20 kms, total 1 hrs, each side – 3,450 metres / 11,318 feet.) which is the last village on Indian side on the Indo–Tibetan border. The village of Chitkul is like something from a fairy tale, and you will have a chance to walk slowly around it. The landscapes are stunning, and you will have plenty of time to enjoy them and talk to the local people. We will return to Sangla for lunch in the local restaurants and later the rest of the day is free to relax in the mountain landscape or if you like you can walk to another nearby villages or nature walk. We will have this second night at the same hotel accommodation at Sangla.
Day 5 : Sangla to Kalpa 2,758 metres / 9,048 feet (40 kms/ 2-3 hrs) After breakfast at the hotel you will be driven to Kalpa village (2-3 hrs.) Enroute we will stop at Recongpeo and will have a walk around the local market. Recongpeo is the district headquarters of Kinnaur district. We will have lunch in a local restaurant where you have a choice to enjoy Indian or Tibetian food. After lunch we will drive to kalpa (7 kms), you will check in to your hotel. In evening explore the Kalpa Valley. Overnight in hotel in Kalpa.
Day 6 : Kalpa Local Sightseeing After breakfast we will visit the Kalpa village and the nearby Roghi village. These villages are covered with thick pine forests and are famous for apricots and apples. The finest view of the Mt. Kinner Kailash Mountain (6000 metres) can be had from here. This is a spectacular sight early in the morning as the rising sun touches the snowy peaks with crimson and gold light. Kalpa is situated at an altitude of 2759 m from the sea level, on the old Hindustan Tibet Road at a distance of 260 km from Shimla. Earlier it was the District Headquarter of Kinnaur. It is 14 KMS. It has all the characteristics of a heritage village. Kalpa came into prominence in the wake of British Governor General Lord Dalhousie’s visit in the 19th century overnight stay same hotel at Kalpa Valley.
Day 7 : Kalpa to Shimla Checkout from hotel and proceed to Shimla: -On the way to Shimla Enjoyed the Sightseeing of Narkanda. Overnight stay at Shimla.
Day 8 : Drop at Delhi/Chandigarh Airport After early breakfast check out from the hotel drive back to Chandigarh Railway Station/ Airport (120 Kms 4 hours). End of our tour and services.Happy Tour End !!
Terms & Conditions
- Per person rates (in Rs.) – applicable on 2 persons staying together sharing the same room
- Service Tax extra (as applicable)
- Transportation as per itinerary only (not available at disposal)
- The package does not include guide services. These can be availed at an additional cost
- Package rates are subject to change without prior notice
- Meal plan: EP – Accommodation only, CP – Accommodation with breakfast, MAP – Accommodation with breakfast, lunch or dinner, AP – Accommodation with breakfast, lunch and dinner.
- Expenses caused by factors beyond our control like rail and flight delays, roadblocks, vehicle mal-functions, political disturbances etc.
- The package cannot be combined with any other offer.
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- Cancellation stage: 31 or more days prior to departure.
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- Cancellation stage: 22 to 30 days prior to departure.
35% of package cost will be charged as penalty on cancellation between 22 to 30 days before departure.
- Cancellation stage: 15 to 21 days prior to departure.
50% of package cost will be charged as penalty on cancellation between 15 to 21 days before departure.
- Cancellation stage: Within 15 days before departure.
100% of package cost will be charged as penalty on cancellation 15 days before departure.