Himachal Manali Circuit

6 Days

Overview

The Himachal Pradesh: Manali Circuit Tour is a fantastic way to explore the stunning mountains and valleys of Himachal Pradesh, India. This tour typically starts and ends in Manali, a beautiful hill station nestled in the Himalayas. There are many variations, but most tours will include visits to popular spots around Manali like the Hadimba Devi Temple, Vashist Hot Springs, and the Rohtang Pass, known for its snowy peaks and adventure activities like skiing and paragliding.

Some tours may also venture further afield, taking in the scenery of the Solang Valley or the laid-back town of Kullu. Depending on the itinerary, you might even get to experience the high-altitude beauty of Spiti Valley, a remote region known for its Buddhist monasteries and dramatic landscapes. Whichever itinerary you choose, the Manali Circuit Tour promises breathtaking mountain views, cultural experiences, and a chance to truly escape into the heart of the Himalayas.

Key Destination

  • Manali:The "Queen of Hills", Manali is a popular hill station nestled amidst snow-capped peaks. It's a paradise for adventure enthusiasts, offering activities like paragliding, rafting, and mountain biking.
  • Solang Valley: Solang Valley is known for its scenic beauty and adventure sports like paragliding, zorbing, and rope sliding. In the winter, tourists can enjoy skiing here.
  • Kullu Valley: Kullu Valley is a beautiful valley nestled amidst the Himalayas. It's famous for its apple orchards, temples, and rivers. Kullu town, the commercial center of the valley, is known for its Tibetan handicrafts and souvenirs.
  • Atal Tunnel: Experience the marvel of engineering! Take a thrilling ride through the world's longest tunnel at an altitude of over 10,000 feet, connecting Manali to Lahaul and Spiti Valleys.
  • Kasol: Nicknamed the "Mini Israel" of India, Kasol offers a laid-back vibe amidst the scenic Parvati Valley. Explore the vibrant cafes, hike through the charming village of Chalal, or simply soak in the beauty of the surrounding mountains.
  • Manikaran Sahib Gurdwara: Immerse yourself in spiritual serenity at the Manikaran Sahib Gurdwara, a revered Sikh pilgrimage site. Witness the mesmerizing flames emanating from the natural gas chambers and partake in the langar, the community kitchen serving delicious free meals.

Itinerary

Services: Volvo Only Start your wonderful journey to Manali by boarding the Volvo from the Delhi Volvo pick-up point (Guests are requested to report at the scheduled time). Overnight Journey will be by Volvo.

Exotic Manali offers something special for everyone. It gives peace to mediators, inspiration to artists, Daring Activities for Adventure Seekers, and this list just goes on. As soon as you enter the terrains of Manali, you will feel a cool breeze already taking all your stress away and surprising you with its jaw-dropping landscapes.

The tourists will arrive in the morning. They will be picked up from the Volvo bus stand or the railway station. Now the tourists can check-in at the hotel and take some rest. The sightseeing is via personal cab.

The tourists can explore the various places like :– "HADIMBA TEMPLE" which is a spiritual place. Club House is a great place for comprehensive facilities and you can easily enjoy a wonderful day here. Along with this, also visit – Tibetan Monastery, Van Vihar, Manu Temple, Shiva Temple, Jogani Water Fall, Vashisht Temple, and also go to old temples.
In the evening visit- “Mall Road” and have a stay in the hotel at night.

On the next day, the morning after breakfast tourists can visit the Pilgrimage – "Manikaran Sahib Gurdwara"- (Natural Hot Spring Water) and enjoy the hot water springs that have medical properties & take the blessings of God/goodness.

The tourists can explore the nearby places like -- Kasol, Kasol Market, Shiv Temple, Flea Market, Parvati Valley, and they can even do trekking.
And Tourist also visit :- Kullu, Vaishno Devi Temple, Kullu Valley, Rabbit farm & "RIVER RAFTING" – River Rafting is also very famous around there and visit the Handicrafts and Shawls Factory. Later, return to the hotel and have your dinner. Overnight stay at the hotel in Manali.

Morning, after breakfast visit sightseeing:- Nehru Kund, Him-Valley, Solang Valley, Atal Tunnel, "SISSU", Tandi Sangam, Keylong, Jispa, Dipak Tal, Zing-Zing Pass, Suraj Tal, Bara-lacha Pass, and overnight stay at hotel in Manali.

While visiting "Solang Valley" one should also try hands-on adventure activities as it is one of the best places for adventures near Manali. You can enjoy activities like – Paragliding, Cable Car Ropeway, Zorbing, Snow Scooter, "Snow Skiing", Horse Riding, and also can enjoy a short Trek to “Anjani Mahadev”. Overnight stay at a hotel in Manali.

After Breakfast at the hotel, you need to vacate the room by 11 AM. The afternoon will be at leisure. You can explore the Shopping "Malls of Manali" on your own. At 07 PM board the Volvo AC bus for Delhi for an overnight journey. Drop from Hotel to Manali Bus Stand by Taxi will be provided by us………..

On your 6th day, the tourists will reach back Delhi by 8 am in the morning.

Travel Tips

Best Time to Visit

  • Summer (April to June): Ideal for sightseeing, trekking, and adventure sports.
  • Monsoon (July to September): Lush greenery and fewer tourists, but some areas may experience landslides.
  • Autumn (September to November): Clear skies and pleasant weather.
  • Winter (December to February): Snowfall and winter sports, especially in Shimla, Manali, and Spiti.

Transport

  • Himachal Pradesh is well-connected by road. Major towns like Shimla and Manali have bus services, taxis, and rental cars. For remote areas like Spiti, private vehicles or guided tours are recommended.

Accommodation

  • A range of options from budget guesthouses to luxury resorts. Homestays are also popular, especially in rural areas, offering a chance to experience local culture.

Adventure Activities

  • Trekking: Popular treks include the Hampta Pass, Beas Kund, and the Triund trek.
  • Paragliding: Bir-Billing is a world-renowned paragliding site.
  • Rafting: River rafting in the Beas River (Kullu-Manali) and Spiti River.
  • Skiing: Solang Valley and Kufri are popular skiing destinations.
  • Camping: Campsites are available in Manali, Spiti Valley, and other scenic spots.

Cultural Highlights

  • Festivals: Attend local festivals like Dussehra in Kullu, Losar (Tibetan New Year) in Dharamshala, and the Summer Festival in Shimla.

Local Cuisine

  • Try Himachali dishes like Dham (traditional feast), Chana Madra, Siddu (steamed bread), and Babru (a type of flatbread).

 

Handicrafts

  • Shop for local handicrafts like Kullu shawls, Kangra paintings, and Tibetan artifacts.

Safety Tips

  • Altitude Sickness: Take it slow when traveling to high-altitude areas like Spiti Valley. Acclimatize properly and stay hydrated.
  • Road Conditions: Some roads, especially to remote areas, can be rough and prone to landslides. Travel during daylight and check local advisories.

Weather

  • Carry appropriate clothing for varying weather conditions. Winters can be extremely cold, especially in high-altitude areas.

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Himachal Manali Circuit