Himachal Pradesh is one of the most beautiful states of India. It is like a paradise in the northern part of India and is one of the most visited tourist destinations. While Himachal Pradesh is just another hilly region, it is way different from the usual mountains as it lies in the western area of the Himalayas, which is just so mesmerizing. Himachal is known for its chilly weather and hence it is the best holiday destination throughout the year, especially during the summers, since it is the best way to beat the heat and enjoy the climate of Himachal Pradesh.
There are a lot of peaks present in Himachal which makes it a favourite destination for all adventure lovers as they get to do a lot of adventure activities here, including trekking, Paragliding, Ziplining, and more. Also, there are some massive water bodies present in Himachal, where you can enjoy a relaxing holiday and the beauty of nature. Himachal is well connected from almost all the states through roadways. Let’s have a look at the 5-day itinerary for Himachal Pradesh.
- Scenic drive from Dharamshala to Dalhousie
- Full day of excursion in Khajjiar and Chamba
- Fun exploration and tourist sightseeing in Mcleodganj
- Palampur tea garden excursion
- Souvenir shopping
Dreams of Himachal Tour Itinerary
Day 1 :Explore Dalhousie and nearby areas
Start your Himachal trip with Dalhousie as it is one of the most visited towns in Himachal, it is located in the lap of the Himalayas. Every other corner of this place is so picturesque. You are going to enjoy every bit of your tour here.
Book a local cab on day 1, explore local markets, try the regional food of Himachal, buy a lot of souvenirs, and relax a little on this day as the next day is going to be very hectic and full of activities. It is suggested to take some time to rest and acclimatize to the higher altitude this day.
Day 2 :Visit Khajjiar and other nearby areas
Start your day early, as you cannot miss the sunrise when you are in Dalhousie. You are never going to forget this beautiful sunrise for all your life and hence, it is important to create such mesmerizing memories.
Visit Khajjiar, which is a small town, also known as a mini-Switzerland as the infrastructure and vibe of the town resembles Switzerland. Explore the town by visiting the Khajjiar Lake and the Khajji Nag Temple.
Enjoy the beautiful waterfall of Panchpula, this destination is super exotic and you are going to thoroughly enjoy your visit here. Visit the famous churches of Dalhousie and end your day with a good local meal at any local restaurant in Dalhousie.
Day 3 :Spend some time in Dharamshala
Take a cab from Dalhousie and reach Dharamshala in 3-4 hours, it is about 120 km. Far. Dharamshala is an important destination not just from a tourist point of view, but also from a religious point of view since the Dalai Lama Temple is located there.
Once you reach Dharamshala, check in to your hotel and take some time to relax and enjoy the beauty of this place from your room. Once you feel active, proceed to the Dalai Lama Temple, as it is one of the best places to start your trip in Dharamshala. You can spend some time in peace and meditate in the temple.
Since Dharamshala is very close to Tibet, you will find a lot of Tibetan influence here in the food, clothing, culture, and more. Enjoy the local food here. And do not forget to visit the bakeries in Dharamshala, since Dharamshala has some of the most amazing bakeries.
Day 4 :Say Bye to Dharamshala
Start your day with a beautiful sunrise in Dharamshala. You can do a trek to the hilltop to enjoy the sunrise. You must visit the popular Bhagsu Falls when in Dharamshala, as it is one of the most beautiful waterfalls you will ever see. You will have to do a little hike to reach the place.
Enjoy Maggie and tea here, and the vibe of being amid the mountains. This is going to be a beautiful experience. To explore the beautiful Tibetan art and culture, visit the Norbulingka Institute, as you will rarely find something like this in any other part of the country. Visit the beautiful monasteries of Dharamshala, if you are someone looking for a peaceful holiday, this is going to be an amazing escape.
Visit the war memorial of Dharamshala, this memorial is a tribute to those who sacrificed their lives for the motherland. This place looks even more beautiful as it is situated amid the pine trees and you can enjoy the beauty of nature here.
Day 5 :End your Himachal Pradesh Tour with a Dharamshala stadium visit
Visit one of the most beautiful and unique cricket stadiums in the country, as it is the only one situated amid the mountains. End your Himachal Pradesh Tour with some good local food. Do try some Siddu here, which is a local Himachali Siddu.
- Guided sightseeing tour
- Pick up and drop off service
- Meals as per itinerary
- Accommodation as per itinerary
- Driver allowance, parking charges, fuel price
- Any expense of personal nature
- Extra charges in case of an emergency
- Shopping, laundry, tipping, portage
- Monument entrance fees, camera charges
- Anything not in the inclusions section
Frequently Asked Questions
Q.What Is The Best Time To Visit Himachal Pradesh?
A. Himachal is crowded with tourists throughout the year, as people visit here in summer to beat the heat and in winter to experience the snowfall. You can plan your trip anytime during the year.
Q.Is The Transport To Delhi Included In The Package?
A. No, you have to reach to Delhi and Go back to your location from Delhi on your own. The transportation is only included from Delhi-Himachal Pradesh-Delhi.
Q.Can We Customize The Above Package As Per Our Needs
A. Yes, the package can be customized basis the requirement of the customer. The days can be increased, and some more destinations can also be included to explore.
Q.What Are Other Places To Visit In Himachal Pradesh?
A. You can also include places like Manali, Shimla, and other famous tourist cities in Himachal, and extend the trip basis your time and budget.
Q.Can I Extend My Stay If I Book This Itinerary?
A. No, you cannot extend your stay if you book the above itinerary. You can reach out to us if you want another exceptional deal that suits your mood for vacations.