If you are planning for a week trip the Shimla and Manali is the best option for you. You know Shimla Manali, famous from the last forty years here you can also see many black and white films is shooted here. Actually Shimla Manali needs more than one week to cover but within a week you can cover all the famous spots. Shimla Manali tour for one week gives you an idea which places you can cover within 6 to 7 days.
Within a week’s time it’s important to you to know all the visiting places, what is your point of interest to come here and which places are dedicated to them. For example if you want to do sports or adventure activity so you have to choose the spot accordingly and if you want to see snow then you have to make the plane your tour in winter time.
A one week tour for Shimla Manali will take three nights in Shimla and 3 nights in Manali. Your pickup and drop will depend on your flights and train availability. You can directly reach Shimla by train, by flight and by bus or cab. Most tourists come to Chandigarh, Kalka or Delhi which is preferable from our side. Only if you want to enjoy the toy train journey to Shimla then its OK.
Shimla is the famous hill station and it’s a summer capital of India in British time. The pleasant atmosphere and peacefulness always attract the tourist tome here again and again. Here you will see the British architectural building and many ancient temples.
In Shimla you will find Advance Study, Army museum, Town Hall and Railway building which was built in British time and these are the best architecture ever seen. Secondly you will find more than a hundred temples within the city areas. The Main temples are Jakhoo temple, Kalibari temple, Sankat Mochan and Shiv temple.
Kufri Naldhara is a famous picnic spot. you can do the adventure activity here like Horse riding, Yak riding, and snowboarding in winter. Kufri and Naldhara will take one full day for sightseeing and it is approximately 30 min away from the main city Shimla. In kufri Naldehra you will find beautiful landscapes with pleasant atmosphere.
Kullu is mainly famous for sports activity like river rafting on Beas River and paragliding. Shimla to Kullu will take 7 hours to reach on the way to Manali. In kullu you will see the traditional villages and their lifestyle. You can also do the shopping here.
Shimla to Manali is 8 hours away. Most people think Shimla Manali is nearby. In Manali you will find Beas River, Vashisht, Hadimba temple, Manikaran and many more. Manali local visit will take a full day for sightseeing. Manikaran is far away from the main city Manali in Manikaran you will find the hot water spring on the river side.
The main attraction of Manali is Rohtang pass and here you will find the snow and panoramic view of Himalayan ranges. Rohtang Pass is the highest pass in Manali which links the road to Leh and Ladakh. Manali to Rohtang pass will take one hours to reach depending on road traffic. And in Solang valley you can enjoy the ropeway and some sports activities. The Solang Valley and Rohtang pass will take one day full for sightseeing.
For the Shimla Manali one week tour you have to book the cab first which will pick you up from Kalka, Chandigarh or Delhi depending on your arrival tickets. For a week it must have a cab with a driver facility otherwise it’s not possible to cover all the points of interest. After that you can book the hotel after the guidance of a local travel agent. Normally in Shimla Manali you will find good family oriented hotels cost near about 2000 to 3000 with breakfast and dinner.
A Shimla Manali 6D/5N package for a week will cost you 23,000 / 28,000 for a couple including hotel, meal and transportation from Chandigarh / Delhi.
The Shimla Manali 7D/6N package for a week will cost you 25,000 /32,000 for couples including hotel, meal and transportation from Chandigarh/Delhi.