Dalhousie & Dharamshala with Khajjiar
With its plunging pine-clad valleys and distant mountain views, ridge-top Dalhousie was founded in the 1850s by the British viceroy whose name it bears. Its heyday came in the 1920s, '30s and '40s when Lahore society flocked here for its hols.
DAY 1: ARRIVAL - AMRITSAR – DALHOUSIE (208 KMS / 5HRS)
Up on arrival at Amritsar airport our representative will meet & greet you at the airport and transfer to the pre-booked hotel, check into the hotel and relax for a while and get ready for a drive to Dalhousie sightseeing. You will see colonial-era buildings including St. Francis and St. John’s churches built in the 1800s. After an amazing local sightseeing experience, get back to the hotel for overnight stay in Dalhousie.
DAY 2: DALHOUSIE – KHAJJIAR – DALHOUSIE
Today morning after having breakfast proceed to visit Khajjiar popularly known as “Mini Switzerland” of India,, Khajjiar is a hill station located 23 km from Dalhousie. You will be mesmerized by the scenic beauty of the hill station which has lakes, pasture, and forest. Or enjoy various sports activities like Zorbing, horse riding etc. (own charges). After an amazing excursion tour, get back to the hotel for an overnight stay in Dalhousie.
DAY 3: DALHOUSIE – DHARAMSHALA (120 KMS / 3.30HRS)
Today after breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed to Dharamshala – formerly known as Bhagsu one of the spiritual dwelling in Himachal Pradesh. On arrival check in into hotel and after refreshment enjoy local shopping and rest for the day. Overnight stay at Dharamshala.
DAY 4: DHARAMSHALA – LOCAL SIGHTSEEING
Today morning after breakfast visit places like Bhagsunag Temple, Kangra fort, Tibetan Monastery, and the Holiness Dalai Lama Temple and Dalai Lama Monastery. Later we visit the Dal Lake – known for its scenic beauty. Enjoy shopping at Macleodganj Bazaar in evening time back to the hotel for overnight stay at Dharamshala.
DAY 5: DHARAMSHALA – AMRITSAR - (210 KMS / 5HRS)
After having breakfast, check out from hotel and proceed to Amritsar airport for your return journey with a smile & life time memories.