Golden Temple with Shimla Tour

Delhi, North India

Package Includes:

Duration: 08 Night / 09 Days
Destinations Covered: Delhi – Amritsar – Shimla – Kalka – Delhi

Golden Temple with Shimla Tour Package is the best way to explore the beauty of North India and to know about its distinctive culture, traditions and a glorious past.

Attractions:

Golden Temple Dharamshala
Wagha Border Palampur Tea Gardens
Jalianwala Bagh Scandal Point
Himalayan Aviary Vice Regal Lodge
Toy Train Christ Church

Day 1: Arrive Delhi

On arrival at New Delhi airport you will be met and transferred to your hotel by private vehicle. Overnight at your HOTEL.

Day 2: Delhi – Amritsar

In the morning you will be transferred to Delhi station to board your train to Amritsar. It is home to the famous Golden Temple which has more visitors each year than the Taj Mahal in Agra. In the evening you will visit the border between India and Pakistan, known as Wagha Border, to witness the flag lowering ceremony. Overnight at your HOTEL.

Day 3: Amritsar

After breakfast your tour of Amritsar city starts at the Golden Temple, also known as Harmandir Sahib. You will also visit Jalianwala Bagh, infamous for the Jalianwala Bagh massacre that took place in 1919. Overnight at your HOTEL.

Day 4: Amritsar – Dharamshala

Today you will drive to Dharamshala. In the afternoon you will visit Mcleodganj and the Dalai Lama complex which contains the Dalai Lama’s residence, a monastery, a temple and stupas. Overnight at your HOTEL.

Day 5: Palampur

Today you will visit Palampur, known as the tea capital of India. While in Palampur visit the Tea Gardens, as well as Bir and Billing, both popular landing areas for hang gliding and a renowned site for paragliding. On your return to Dharamshala visit the Baijnath Temple. Overnight at your HOTEL.

Day 6: Dharamshala – Shimla

Today you will drive to Shimla. Here you will be able to spend the rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at your HOTEL.

Day 7: Shimla

Sightseeing around Shimla, today, will start with a visit to one of Shimla’s major landmarks – the Christ Church, the second oldest church in Northern India built between 1846 and 1857. You will then visit the Scandal Point and the Himalayan Aviary. In the evening you will visit Viceregal Lodge located on Observatory Hill, which is also known as the ‘Rashtrapati Niwas’. Overnight at your HOTEL.

Day 8: Shimla – Kalka – Delhi

In the morning you will be transferred to Shimla railway station to board the famous Toy Train Himalayan Queen to Kalka station from where you will take a connecting train to Delhi. On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel in Delhi. Overnight at your HOTEL.

Day 9: Depart Delhi

After breakfast you will check out of the hotel and will then be taken on a half day city tour. After the tour you will be transferred to New Delhi airport to board your onward flight.