Your South India trip will remain incomplete without a visit to the god’s own country Kerala. The vast diversity offers several choices for a curious traveller. Karnataka, Tamilnadu, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Andaman Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep are ranks in the top of the list of South India.
The charm of South India can be best defined through mesmerizing hill stations, majestic temples, lush green forests and best beaches. These four naturally occurring and diverse terrains make up the Southern India. South India is famous for its vibrant culture, delectable food, among other man made marvels. One can rejuvenate their senses by visiting serene places like Kerala, Pondicherry, Ooty, Mysore and more. The delicate, intrinsic and detailed architecture are unparalleled and cannot be found anywhere else.
Start and End in Amritsar
Meet our representative upon arrival in Amritsar and proceed to Dharamshala–Perhaps one of the best holiday destinations since the time of the British. Situated amid coniferous forests, this place is renowned as the holy abode of The Dalai Lama- the leader of Tibetan Buddhism. Explore His home in this picturesque territory and the Centre of Tibetan culture to gain an insight into the place’s origin and history. Head to the hub of Buddhist culture in Dharamshala- McLeod Ganj and explore its myriad attractions, including the exotic Kangra valley. Check-in at the hotel upon arrival for overnight stay.
After breakfast, visit Tsuglagkhang Complex – Centre of Tibetan culture, which includes a museum and the residence of His Holiness Dalai Lama – the spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhism. Later, visit popular monasteries, Tibetan medical center and the Church of St. John. Also, you may rejuvenate yourself with yoga and meditation retreats available in Dharamshala (optional). Overnight stay in Dharamshala.
After breakfast, check-out from the hotel and drive to Dalhousie. Upon arrival, check-in to the hotel. Later, visit Bhulwani Mata Mandir at Bara Pathar and hike up the Bakrota Hills to see an impressive view of snow-clad peaks. Also, see St. John’s Church. It was the first to be built after the town of Dalhousie was founded. Overnight stay at the hotel.
After breakfast, drive to Khajjiar to spend the day in what is called India’s ‘mini-Switzerland’. Khajjiar is among the 160 places in the world that was officially given the title because of its resemblance to the lovely landscapes in Switzerland. The lush green meadows are a photographer’s delight. Khajjiar Lake is situated at the centre of the plains. Return to Dalhousie for Overnight stay at the hotel.
After early breakfast, drive to Amritsar – colloquially known as Ambarsar, is a spiritually significant city for the followers of Sikhism. The city derives its name from the sacred pool, which was founded in 1574 by Guru Ram Das – the 4th Sikh guru. This holy pond circumscribes Harmandir Sahib, which is popularly known as the Golden Temple amongst devotees. After check-in at the hotel, proceed to India-Pakistan border at Wagah. Watch the ‘Beating the Retreat’ ceremony where soldiers of both countries bring down their respective national flags in their unique styles. After returning, visit the iconic Golden Temple. If time permits you may visit Jalianwala Bagh and Ranjit museum. Overnight stay in Amritsar.
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Amritsarrailway station / airport for return journey back home.
Best Hotels of Dharamshala
Best Hotels of Dalhousie
Best Hotel In Amritsar
Pick & Drop at Amritsar
Air tickets and airport taxes
MONUMENTS CLOSED ON
Dharamshala – Tibetan Institutes remain closed on Sunday & Second Saturday of Month, 15 Aug, All Tibetan Holidays.
Tibetan School Office is closed on all Saturdays
Hotel Check in 1400hrs and check out 1200hrs
Heater charges in room on direct payment basis
Medium vehicle will be provided for 1-3 travelers and Innova will be provided for 4-5 travelers
Hotels located at Mall Road – Please note if the Vehicle are not allowed at Mall Road,
then guest will be dropped off at the nearest parking and they have to managed by walking
Package cost will not be valid during public holidays, festivals, exhibitions and long-weekends
|15 or more days prior to departure||25% of the Package or Min prepayment, whichever is higher|
|Within 15 days before departure.||100% Package Cost|