A place of immense beauty and charm, Himachal is endowed with clear and serene lakes, lofty mountains, ancient temples and cheerful people who are as innocent as nature itself. Home to the best of the tourist destinations like Kullu, Manali, Chamba and Shimla, Himachal is paradise on earth inviting an onslaught of tourists all round the year. The natural beauty of Himachal along with the hills and valleys add peace to your holiday while the pilgrimages make it serene and divine. Himachal Pradesh is bordered by Jammu and Kashmir on the North, Punjab on the West, Uttar Pradesh on the South and Uttaranchal on the East. Owing to the massive production of apples, the Himachal Pradesh is known as the State of apples. The state is known for the eco-friendly environment, picturesque natural scenery, colourful culture, adventure sports, warm and hospitable people and a variety of fairs, festivals and celebrations throughout the year. Himachal is a favourite destination for tourists as well as pilgrims.
Kailash Mansarovar is one of the gtreatest Hindu pilgrimage destinations. As per the Hindu methodologies the Mansarovar Similan is an archipelago of 9 small islands which has Malay roots. The Similan islands national park is a UNESCO World heritage site. These are one of Thailand's most stunning places with beautiful marine life underwater and also great birds in the air. There are splendidly pictursque white sand beaches with pristine blue waters. The islands also have many hiking trails for the adventurous soul.
The Similan islands are an archipelago of nine islands (as translated in the local Moken language) which are Ko Bn, Ko Bayu, Ko Similan, Ko Payu, Ko Miang (two adjoining), Ko Payan, Ko Payang, and Ko Huyong. The Similan islands are considered to be the best diving spot in Thailand with coral reefs over 5000 years old and extensive marine life including sea turtles, rays, moray eels and whale sharks and a large community of tropical fish. In the air too, the Similan boasts of birds like sea eagles, kingfisher, nicobar pigeon. It is also known to have a great range of trees in the thick forest like ironwood, gum, jackfruit, bamboo. These islands were free of commercialization, but with increasing visitors and competition from Koh Phi Phi and Koh Lipe, there is toursim pressure here too. Out of the nine, visitors are only allowed on two, Ko Miang and Ko Similan. As a National park, there is a 500 Baht entry fee for adults and 300 Baht for children.
On Arrival in Chandigarh we will meet you and transfer by to Shimla .Shimla is capital of himachal former capital of Britishers also set amidst, the snow copper, shaivalik, mountains which offer some of the most beautiful view of Himalaya Reach there and check in hotel & post Dinner and overnight at Shimala. Post arrival you may explore Mall Road, The Ridge , Jakhu Temple etc and stay overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast and hot tea served at Hotel. You go ahead for your in and around Shimla outing. Your first destination would be Kufri – a tourist attraction 14 Kms from Shimla. Kufri is bestowed with tranquility.Visit Indira Bungalow & the Himalayan Zoo. You can also take a hike or a take a Pony up to Mashu Peak. Next we visit one of the main attraction Viceregal Lodge. The lodge was the home of the British viceroy of India . Afterwards in the beauty of sunset, enjoy a leisure stroll on the Mall Road in Shimla. overnight stay at hotel.
Post breakfast to Manali. Enroute keep your cameras on, to take the pictures of scenic spots such as Beas River, kullu valley, Dashehra maiden etc. On arrival Check in at the hotel. Manali is a picture-perfect hill resort at an altitude of 1,929 meters set amidst snow capped peaks, the beauty of Manali is enchanced by the beas river with its clear water, meandering through the town. All around one sees deodar and pine trees, tiny fields and fruit orchards. This Evening is spacial for you with honeymoon inclusion. ( Overnight in Manali ).
Reaches Manali at 10 am. Check in Hotel. After Rest proceed for local sightseeing of Manali, visit the 450 years old temple dedicated to Hadimba Devi, which showcases some excellent woodcarving. Also visit Manu Temple and Vashisht Kund, known for its hot sulphur springs. Evening free for shopping at local Tibetan Market. (Overnight in Manali).
Today is scheduled for rejoicing the picturesque Solang Valley and famous Solang Valley falls midway between Manali and Rohtang Pass. Not only Solang Valley has amazing scenic beauty but also it one of the popular adventure destination for para-gliding and zorbing. Later return back to Manali Hotel. Have a delectable dinner at Hotel. Overnight Stay.
After breakfast check out from the and leave for Chandigarh and your drop be taken place to airport or Railway station.