01 : ARRIVE DELHI
On arrival meet and assist at the airport and transfer
to prebooked hotel.
Delhi : India's capital & a major gateway to the
country, contemporary Delhi
is a bustling metropolis which successfully combines
in its fold the ancient & the modern. Its strategic
location was one of the prime reasons why successive
dynasties chose it as their seat of power. New Delhi
also reflects the legacy the British left behind .
The division between New & Old Delhi is the distinction
between the capitals of the British & the Moghuls
respectively. So, wherever the visitor goes, he will
invariably confront the citys' past.
DAY 02 : DELHI-SIMLA
After breakfast, leave for Simla. Arrive Simla
and check in at Hotel Woodville Palace.
DAY 03 : SHIMLA
Visit Simla - the
most important British hill station before independence
and also their summer capital. Take a promenade along
the mall, visit Jakhu Temple - dedicated to
monkey god, Hanuman.
DAY 04 : SIMLA-PALAMPUR
After breakfast, leave for Palampur - a pleasant little
town surrounded by tea plantations.Arrive Palampur
and check in at Taragarh Palace.
05 : PALAMPUR
breakfast, take a day return trip to Dharamsala
(35 kms) - the high seat of His Holiness - The Dalai
Lama. Return to Palam for overnight stay.
06 : PALAMPUR-PRAGPUR
leave for Pragpur. Arrive Pragpur and check in at
07 : PRAGPUR
free to explore the area in and around Pragpur.
DAY 08 : PRAGPUR-NALAGARH
breakfast, leave for Nalagarh. Arrive Nalagarh and
check in at Fort Nalgarh. Rest of the day, free for
DAY 09 : NALAGARH
After breakfast, excursion to Anandpur Sahib. Return
to Nalagarh for overnight stay.
10 : NALAGARH-DELHI
After breakfast, leave for Delhi. Arrive Delhi
and check in at prebooked hotel.
DAY 11 : DELHI
breakfast, half day city tour of Old Delhi. Visit
Jama Masjid, the largest mosque in India. Built
by Shah Jahan, the construction was started in 1844
and was not completed until 1658; Red Fort,
which was also built by Shah Jehan. This massive fort
was built from 1638 to 1648; Chandni Chowk
and Rajghat - the cremation site of Mahatma
Gandhi. Afternoon, city tour of New Delhi. Visit Humayuns
Tomb : built in mid 16th century this is an early
example of Mughal architecture; Qutab Minar,
drive past India Gate, President House, Connaught
Place. The tour ends with a visit to Laxmi Narayan
12 : DEPART DELHI
Transfer to the airport to board flight back home/onward