Every tourist has a desire to see the snowfall and without snow Shimla Manali tour can’t be completed. Shimla Manali is always famous for snowfall and all other snow activities. Shimla Manali tour in winters the winter starts from November to March at this time you will get a lot of snow in both places Shimla and Manali. Also in summer time you will get the snow in Rohtang pass but only four hundred vehicles are allowed to go there in a single day so we always prefer our client make their vacation only in winter time.
The winters in Shimla Manali are too cold that depends on the weather conditions. In Day time temperature approximately 20 degrees and in night near to the zero degree but nothing to worry about hotels have heaters facility and also they will provide you extra blankets. You have to worry about two thing first is hotel booking because there will be a lot of rush during this time so make your booking in advance and check the hotel have a generator facility or not in winter there will be electricity cut so it’s important hotel must have generator and second your hotel should be near to main national highway or in between city area because during the snowfall road could be closed. Winter time is good to visit but only senior citizens and infant children are not recommended from our side to come in winter time.
For snow activity in Shimla you can do ice skating in Lakkar Bazzar and ice boarding in Kufri or Narkanda. These are the main attractive spots in Shimla for snow activity. In Manali you have to go Solang valley for snowboarding or ice skating.
Shimla Manali tour will take six days to cover from Chandigarh, Delhi or kalka. Our cab will take you to Shimla, Kullu and Manali and the driver and cab will remain with you for the next six days. Only those places will not be covered which are closed due to snowfall. We also provide you with a good family hotel in both locations with all necessary facilities so nothing to worry about that rooms will be spacious, neat and clean and valley facing. Hotel staff will be cooperative towards your family and if you need any necessary arrangement they will help you. There will be two nights in Shimla and three nights in Manali.
Day 1 Chandigarh Delhi Shimla
Welcome to Shimla the land of God (Capital of Himachal Pradesh). Named after Hindu goddess. Shimla. Is situated at the height of 2205 mts. Shimla is bounded by Mandi and Kullu in the north while on south east with Solan and Sirmor. As summer capital declared by British role.
There are many neo-Gothic architectural buildings in Shimla, also multiple temples and churches from the colonial era. Combined with this the natural beauty of Shimla attracts a large number of tourists. After the fabulous 4 hours journey from Chandigarh welcome to the concerned hotel. You will be welcomed with the welcome drink.
Day 2 Shimla Local
Next morning after 8 am the cab will pick you up from the hotel and then travel towards the ancient Sankat Mochan Temple (Hanuman Temple), Indian Institute of advance Studies (Biggest heritage building in Shimla), Army Museum, Jakhoo temple.
In the gloaming twilight of Sunset, exploring local places like Lakkar Bazaar, Ridge, Church, Mall road, Scandal Point, Kali Bari temple are most preferable locations for an amazing walking experience. It’s also an ideal time for shopping and eating out at restaurants. Check in at the hotel.
Day 3 Shimla Kufri Shimla
Arriving at the highest hill station in Shimla district kufri situated at elevation of 2290 mts famous for Himalayan wildlife zoo hosting antelopes, felines and regional birds like Himalayan Monal. This place is surrounded by the thickest forest. In ancient times it was part of the Kingdom of Nepal. Other than tracking and forest expedition horse and yack riding which magnetize the tourist point of interest.
Next destination will be Naldhera resort famous for the Naldhera Golf court surrounded by the beautiful Davdar trees. In the gloaming twilight of Sunset, exploring local places like Lakkar Bazaar, Ridge, Church, Mall road, Scandal Point, Kali Bari temple are most preferable locations for an amazing walking experience. It’s also an ideal time for shopping and eating out at restaurants.
Day 4 Shimla Manali
Pack your bags this is going to be an 8 hours journey to Kullu Manali. Before reaching the Manali you cannot pass Kullu without having a pleasure of river rafting in the river Base famous for its rapid flow and strong streams. Kullu is another tourist heaven in Himachal situated at the elevation of 1279 mts. It is mentioned in Mahabharata and Puranas. Ancient time ruled by Gupta Empire and Pala dynasty. After this astonishing experience, he transferred to Manali. Check in at the hotel, take dinner and overnight stay.
Day 5 Manali Snow-point / Rohtang pass
Early morning drive to Rohtang pass (snow capped mountains) 50 km from manali at an elevation of 3999 mts. It’s a high mountain pass connecting Kullu valley Lahaul and Spiti. It has great military significance and it is open almost the entire year. It has a reputation for one of the most dangerous passes due to unpredictable weather. From November to March pass is covered with 6 to 7 feet snow on higher areas, so it is preferable to travel in summer months. High mountains ranges and beautiful sightseeing with snow covered peaks are the main attraction here.
Day 6 Manali local
First thing in the morning take a religious dose travelling towards the ancient 525 years old Hadimba Devi temple which is surrounded by Thousands of Devdar trees this temple is dedicated to Goddess Hadimba. Goddess Hadimba was Bheem’s wife. It is said that Hadimba was diverted towards spirituality in her later dates and hence left Bheem in search of God. Maharaja Bhadure Singh built Hadimba temple in 1600 AD to honour her.
Also visit Van Vihar, Tibetan monastery and manali mall road in evening. After this you will find yourself mesmerized by these beauty enrolled places like Tibetan centre & monastery, club House, Vanvihar, Mall road Manali, Vashisht village known for its hot sulphur springs. After a splendid day in the evening you will be dropped to a concerned hotel.
Day 7 Manali Chandigarh Delhi Departure
With breaking dawn you will depart to Chandigarh / Delhi airport.
Note: Before plan shimla manali tour in winter you have to worry about clothes it’s important to wear the woollen clothes at that time. Day temperature 10 to 15 on a shiny day and 0 to 5 at night on normal days.