Manali is also on the road to Ladakh via the valley of Lahaul and Spiti and the Rohtang Pass which is the main attraction near Manali.
Detailed Day Wise Itinerary
Day 1 – Delhi-Manali. (By Volvo Coach).
Upon arrival at Delhi airport/Rly station you have to reach the volvo bus stand (Ramakrishna Ashram Metro Station) by yourself and catch the Volvo bus for Manali in the evening at 5.00 P.M. Overnight journey in the Bus.
Day 2 – Manali Sight seen.
Upon arrival in Manali, get transferred to the hotel. Freshen up and proceed for an excursion to the city. Visit the Hadimba Devi Temple, Manu Temple, the Old Manali Bazaar, Vashist Springs, Manali Gompa Van Vihar, Tibetan Market. Dinner and overnight in Manali.
Day 3 – Manali – Rohtang Pass – Manali. ( 51Kms 3.5 Hrs).
After a hearty breakfast, get set to visit Rohtang Pass (As per the NGT order). En route, visit Kothi, Gulaba and the Rahla Falls. If Rohtang Pass is closed due to bad weather, one shall be allowed to travel uphill till Marhi. Also, halt at the Solang Valley which is famous for ski slopes, picnics while you can also indulge in thrilling activities like Parachuting, Paragliding, Skating, and Zorbing. Overnight in Manali.
Day 4 – Manali – Manikarn – Manali (85Kms/4Hrs).
Relish a hearty breakfast and proceed to Manikaran. On the way, visit the charming Kasol Valley. Also visit Lord Shiva’s temple, Rama and the Kullu Shawl Factory. Also, indulge in some water rafting at Babeli Kullu. In the evening, proceed to Manali. Overnight in Manali.
Day 5 – Manali – Shimla. (By Coach)
Savour a yummy breakfast and check-out from the hotel at 7:30 am and board a bus to Shimla. Upon arrival, our rep will escort you till the hotel. Overnight and dinner in Shimla.
Day 6 – Shimla-Naldehra sightseen.
After a hearty breakfast set out at 8:00 am for an excursion to Shimla and visit sights like the Naldehra and the Nag Temple. En route, visit Mashobra that is surrounded by thick forests and is a perfect place for a stroll. Also hit Viceregal Lodge, Botanical Gardens, Indian Institute of Advanced Studies, Jakhoo Temple, St. Christ Church, St. Michael s Cathedral and the Mall Road in Shimla. Overnight in Shimla.
Day 7 – (SHIMLA – DELHI ) DISTANCE (370 KILOMETERS)
Today, get transferred to the bus stand and board the volvo back home.