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Himachal Tours

About Himachal Pradesh
Himachal Pradesh is one of the attractive areas of the Indian Himalayas. Popularfo its hill temple architecture, breathtaking valleys, handicrafts and hospitable people,Himachal was founded in 1966 with the unification of a number of princely states,combining the magnificence of royalty, rugged natural beauty and up to date tourist infrastructure. The state covers a total area of 56,019 sq km, most of which is hilly and mountainous terrainIt’s positioned in the lap of Himalaya with an elevation of 500m to 6800m. Some of the lower regions are hot in summer and where as the higher parts at very cold during winter.

Himachal Pradesh, the Land of Gods is India’s most favourite Himalayan destination…
With high mountains, snow-covered peaks, beautiful green hills, mesmerizing valleys and right there – in the lap of nature make it a perfect destination for all seasons and all reasons.

It’s positioned in the lap of Himalaya with an elevation of 500m to 6800m. Some of the lower regions are hot in summer and where as the higher parts at very cold during winter. Himachal has its border with Panjab, Uttarakhand, Haryana and Jamu & Kashmir states also with Tibet.

Himachal Pradesh is the most sought after destination of north india. It is also known as the “Magical Showcase of Nature” ideal for the travelers to enjoy the tour. Full of green grasslands, wide crystal clear lakes, fruit laden groves and soft terraces, flowing rivers and spurting streams, valleys, snow-clad mountains. In Himachal Pradesh, Shimla & Manali are the very famous among the tourists. We also provide complete honeymoon tour packages. Visit Shimla anytime during the year, it is beautiful all the time.
Himachal is the play ground for Adventure tour activities. In summer one can go for camping, trekking, Heli skiing, hang gliding, mountain climbing, rock climbing water sports, etc. fishing specially Trout and Mahaseer is also another tourist attraction

But it surely gets an added charm during the monsoons when the hills turn lush green. Winters too make it brilliant as soft snow covers the land and makes it shine pristine white. Summers make it an ideal retreat for holidayers. Ancient temples and old churches are worth visiting. Stop at one of the hills and find mist enveloping you and everything else around.

Out of several travel plans for the tourists, Himachal Pradesh offers the best in northern region. We have made special travel packages in collaboration with the leading Hill Resorts of Shimla, Manali, Kufri, Chail, Dharamsala, and Dalhousie. We also provide the exciting Honeymoon Packages for the newly wed couples as well as young-at-heart married couples. We have a dedicated team of travel professionals that endeavors to give you reliable travel plans for Himachal. Travel with us and cherish the unforgettable memories and experiences of Himachal.

Today, Himachal Pradesh is one of the most important travel destinations in India. The high hills of Himalayas attract the travelers from all over the world.
 
Getting to Himachal
There are five major zones that draw the maximum visitors or act as base camps for most of Himachal – Shimla, Kullu and Manali, Dalhousie and Chamba, Kangra- Dharamshala-Palampur and Paonta-Nahan. From these routes one can explore “off-beat” destinations also. A wide range of accommodation like hotels and home stays are available in these areas.
 
Shimla
 
By Air:
The airport is at Jubbarhatti, 23 km from Shimla city and is connected to Delhi. 
 
By Rail:
Shimla is connected by a broad gauge line up to Kalka (90 km). The journey between Kalka and Shimla takes about six hours and is one of the finest ways of enjoying the landscape.
 
By Road:
Shimla is connected by road to all major cities in north India. Taxi cabs for Shimla are available at Delhi, Chandigarh, Ambala and Kalka. Several Volvo air conditioned Coaches, deluxe buses and Chartered buses ply from Delhi and Chandigarh.

Dharamshala, Kangra and Palampur

By Air:
The airport at Gaggal is 14 km from Dharamshala, 10 km from Kangra and 23 km from its twin town Mcleodganj. Palampur is 40 km away. 
 
By Rail:
Pathankot is the closest broad gauge railhead and is 85 km from Dharamshala and 124 km from Palampur. You can opt for the narrow gauge train for a taste of the area. It connects Pathankot to Jogindernagar. The station feeding Dharamshala is Kangra Mandir (20 km) and the one for Palampur is Maranda.

By Road:
Dharamshala is accessible from National Highway No. 20 and is well linked to the region. It is 12 km from Gaggal town. Palampur is 38 km from Dharamshala and Dharamshala is 17 km from Kangra.

An interesting variation of the standard can be made by taking the train from Delhi up to Jalandhar or Una and then traveling by road. En route you can visit the shrines of Chintpurni, Jawalamukhi and Bajreshwari Devi (Kangra). The shrine of Naina Devi is also easily accessible if you opt for the Nangal railway station. The road distance from Jalandhar to Dharamshala is 165 km along this route.
 
Kullu and Manali

By Air:
The airport at Bhuntar is the common base that feeds these towns. This is 10 km from Kullu and 50 km from Manali. Public transport buses and taxis are available.
 
By Road:
Kullu and Manali are connected by an extensive network of road with the northern region. Air-conditioned and non air-conditioned deluxe coaches are run by different statetransport corporations and by private operators. National Highway No. 21 runs through the valley and connects Chandigarh and Delhi. Kullu is 535 km from Delhi. 
 
Dalhousie and Chamba

By Air:
The closest airport is at Gaggal (Kangra) near Dharamshala which is 125 km (Approx) from Dalhousie and 170 km (Approx) from Chamba via Banikhet route.

 By Rail:
The nearest railhead is at Pathankot 85 km from Dalhousie and 120 km from Chamba.
By Road:
Both Dalhousie and Chamba are well connected by road. Taxis and regular coaches connect the towns.Nahan, Paonta and Renuka (Sirmaur)

By Air:
The closest airport is at Chandigarh.By Rail:
The nearest railhead is at Ambala and Kalka.

By Road: -From Ambala, Chandigarh & Kalka and Dehradun. Regular bus services connect the towns. Paonta Sahib is 45 km and Renuka is 38 km from Nahan.


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