Delhi - Manali - Rohtang Pass - Kullu
4 Nights / 5 Days
Himachal Pradesh is the land of mountain beauty and tourism attractions. Among those attractions, Kullu and Manali are the emblematic destinations. This tour covers these two destinations in just four nights and five days. The tour starts and ends in Delhi. Tourists are taken from Delhi to Manali and back to Delhi in a luxurious Volvo coach. If you are looking for a couples’ vacation amidst the beauty of Himalayas, this is the right package.
On the evening of day one, you will be boarding the overnight AC Volvo coach from Delhi to reach Manali. The tourists should reach the pickup point by 4:30 pm (transportation to be taken care of by the tourist). The pickup point is RK Ashram, Palika Palace, New Delhi. It is located next to the Metro Station. Once you reach the pickup point, the itinerary starts. You will be boarded into the coach and the travel begins from Delhi. Overnight stay in the coach as it moves towards Manali.
By morning, you will reach Manali. At the Volvo stand, the tour representative will meet you and escort you to your hotel room (check-in time – 12 noon). After a meal and brief rest, you will be taken to a set of attractions in the city like Vashisht hot springs, Hadimba Devi Temple, and Tibetan Monastery. In the evening, you will be visiting the markets of the land, like Mall Road and IBEX market for exploration and souvenir hunting.
Return to your hotel for dinner and overnight rest.
After the brief rest in the Manali hotel, you will be taken to Rohtang Pass for exploring, up to the snow line. The Snow line is a protection barrier put by the government to reduce risk during heavy snowfall.
En route, you will be covering attractions like Palchan, Rani Nala, Rahla waterfalls, Nehru Kund, Marhi, Kothi, and Gulaba.
You will be driven back to Manali for dinner and overnight stay.
The government allows only one thousand vehicles (600 petrol vehicles and 400 diesel vehicles) to enter Rohtang Pass every day. The permit has to be obtained on the same day.
After breakfast, you will be driven to Kullu through a scenic route. At Kullu, you can choose to enjoy river rafting activities (not included in the tariff). Later, you will be driven to Pashmina Shawl Factor and the local markets for souvenir shopping.
Then, you will be driven to Manikaran. On the way, you will be covering the Vaishno Devi Temple. Manikaran is a very important religious site for holding the Gurudwara and Ram Temple. The hot spring of this Gurudwara is famous among pilgrims as it is hot enough to cook rice and pulses, when dipped into it, in just five minutes.
You will return to Manali by 5 pm for dinner, rest, and overnight stay.
After breakfast, you will be driven to Rohtang Pass for enjoying adventure activities like snow scooter riding, skiing, yak riding, horse riding, sledging, and others. You can also enjoy the snow line cab, which takes you to the top and gives you a panoramic look.
Moving on, you will be driven to SolangNullah, another adventure destination. You can enjoy activities like zorbing and paragliding. By evening, you will be driven back to Manali for dinner and overnight stay in the hotel.
Rohtang Pass is closed on Tuesdays and from November to May. During the harsh climate, the route to the pass will be blocked. In such cases, tourists will be taken to Solang Valley. Your trip to Rohtang Pass also depends on the availability of vehicle pass.
tour – A visit to SnowPoint (closer to Rohtang Pass) for enjoying Zorbing, skiing, and paragliding
At 10 am, you will be checked out of the hotel. You can choose to explore the local markets, Tibetan Monastery and Van Vihar, on your own. Van Vihar is a dense deodar forest, which is a famous tourist destination. You must reach the private Volvo stand in Manali by 4:30 pm for your return journey to Delhi.