Explore the Best of Northern India: 15-Day Legacy Tour | Let’s Go India Tours
Embark on a 15-day journey through Northern India with our Legacy Tour. Discover the vibrant cities, historical landmarks, and stunning natural beauty of this region. From the bustling streets of Delhi to the picturesque hill stations of Shimla and Manali, and the tranquil town of Dharamshala, home to the Dalai Lama, this tour offers a comprehensive exploration of Northern India’s cultural and natural treasures. Immerse yourself in the rich heritage, visit ancient temples, experience the warmth of local hospitality, and create unforgettable memories. Join us on this extraordinary adventure through Northern India.
FULL TOURS ITINERARY:
KALKA – SHIMLA – MANDI – MANALI – MANIKARAN – DHARAMSHALA – AMRITSAR – DELHI
DAY 01: Arrival in Delhi:
Unwind and Explore Upon your arrival in Delhi, our driver will be waiting to assist you with your baggage and take you to your hotel. Settle into your room and take some time to relax or explore the nearby attractions.
DAY 02: Full Day Delhi City Tour:
Unveiling the Historical Gems After breakfast, embark on a captivating city tour of both old and new Delhi. Marvel at magnificent Mughal monuments such as the Red Fort, Jama Masjid, and Humayun’s Tomb. Discover iconic British landmarks like India Gate, the President’s House, and the Government Secretariat. Experience serenity at the Lotus Temple and witness the majestic Qutub Minar and Raj Ghat, the cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi. Conclude the day with a movie at one of the air-conditioned cinemas.
DAY 03: Delhi to Kalka:
Tranquil Escape Leave the bustling city behind as you travel to Kalka in a comfortable air-conditioned car. Enjoy a stopover at the picturesque Pinjore Gardens and explore the nearby Bhima Devi temple complex.
DAY 04: Kalka to Shimla:
Scenic Journey to the British Summer Capital Experience breathtaking views of the Himalayas as you journey from Kalka to Shimla on the famous Kalka-Shimla railway line. Your driver will drop you off at the Kalka station in the morning, and upon reaching Shimla, you’ll be transferred to your hotel. Spend the day strolling along the mall road and admiring the remarkable British architecture.
DAY 05: Shimla Full Day City Tour:
Unveiling Shimla’s Charms Today, immerse yourself in the beauty of Shimla through a comprehensive city tour. Take a horse ride to Mahasu Peak and witness the panoramic views it offers. Don’t miss the renowned Jakhoo and Tara Devi temples.
DAY 06: Shimla to Mandi:
Enchanting Landscapes Await Head to Mandi for an overnight stay. Explore the mesmerizing Beas River, visit the ancient Panchvaktra temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, and admire the exceptional views from Tarna Mata temple.
DAY 07: Mandi to Manali:
Journey to the Land of Adventure Continue your journey to Manali. En route, visit the Hanogi Mata temple and experience the thrill of crossing the famous swinging bridge. Upon arrival in Manali, enjoy a free afternoon to explore the town or simply relax.
DAY 08: Manali Full Day City Tour:
Nature’s Delight Explore the wonders of Manali, including a trip to Rohtang Pass, where you’ll be greeted by breathtaking views and the opportunity to visit glaciers. Discover the Hadimba Temple and wander through the famous apple orchards of Old Manali.
DAY 09: Manali to Manikaran:
A Spiritual Retreat Embark on a visit to Manikaran, a significant pilgrimage site for Hindus and Sikhs. Indulge in the healing hot springs or try your hand at trout fishing in the Beas River.
DAY 10: Manikaran to Dharamshala:
Serenity in the Mountains Head towards Dharamshala, making stops at Baijnath with its renowned Shiva Temple and the Camunda Devi Temple. Arrive in McLeodGanj, the renowned Tibetan refuge and home of the Dalai Lama.
DAY 11: Dharamshala Full Day City Tour:
Exploring Spirituality and Nature Discover the rich culture and spirituality of Dharamshala and McLeodGanj. Visit the monastery, the Dalai Lama’s personal temple and residence, and embark on a hike in the scenic Dhauladhar Himalayan range. In the evening, indulge in the vibrant market with its Tibetan stores and restaurants.
DAY 12: Dharamshala to Amritsar:
A Journey to the Sikh Heartland Embark on a drive to Amritsar, an important center of the Sikh religion. In the evening, visit the Durgiana Temple and Jallianwala Bagh, a significant site in India’s freedom struggle.
DAY 13: Amritsar Full Day City Tour:
Sacred Sites and Cultural Delights Explore the wonders of Amritsar, including the awe-inspiring Golden Temple. Visit the serene Ram Bagh gardens and experience the grand flag lowering ceremony at the Wagah border between India and Pakistan.
DAY 14: Amritsar to Delhi by Train:
Reflecting on the Journey Take the Shatabdi Express train back to Delhi, departing from Amritsar in the morning. Upon arrival in Delhi, our driver will meet you at the railway station and transfer you to your hotel. Spend the remaining time exploring Delhi’s local markets and vibrant bazaars.
DAY 15: Airport Drop-Off:
Farewell with Memories In the morning, our driver will assist you with any final arrangements and accompany you to the airport or train station for your departure.
COST FOR THIS TRIP:
Choose your preferred car:
- A/c Toyota Etios or Swift Dzire Car + Driver: Rs. 74,300
- A/c Toyota Innova Crysta or Maruti Suzuki Ertiga Car: Rs. 93,200
HOTEL BOOKING INFO:
Please note that the cost mentioned above only includes the car and driver. For hotel arrangements, you have two options:
- Legacy Upgraded Hotel: Rs. 5,000 per night (includes breakfast)
- Standard Budget Hotel: Rs. 3,800 per night (includes breakfast) Extra bed cost: Rs. 1,000
Please let us know if you prefer the Standard Budget or Legacy Upgraded Hotel, and if you would like us to arrange the hotel for your entire trip. We have extensive experience and good relationships with hotel owners, allowing us to negotiate reasonable rates and provide you with beautiful accommodations. To learn more about Indian hotels and what to expect, read our informative article here: [link]
SERVICES INCLUDED IN THE PRICE:
- Meet and Greet at the Airport or Hotel
- Chauffeur and A/c Tourist Car for the entire 15-day trip
- All fuel, parking fees, toll road tax, and applicable government taxes
- Accommodation in hotels with breakfast included
- Driver’s food and accommodation
SERVICES NOT INCLUDED IN THE PRICE:
- Meals and entrance fees to attractions (unless specified)
- Train tickets for the Toy Train to Shimla and the Shatabdi Express from Amritsar to Delhi
- Entrance fees to attractions (fees are subject to change and vary from a few rupees to around US $10)
We do not require any payment in advance before your arrival in India. We quote prices in Indian Rupees, and you can pay in cash with Indian currency or your home currency (Euro, US dollars, Pound) at the prevailing exchange rate on the day of payment in Delhi before your departure with our car and driver.
If you’re wondering how much to tip your driver for their continuous service during the 15-day trip, a typical tip ranges between Rs. 700 and Rs. 1,000 per day. The tip should be paid directly to the driver at the end of your trip.
TRANSPORTATION FOR THIS TOUR:
- 01 to 03 People: Sedan cars like Toyota Etios or Maruti Swift Dzire (one baggage each)
- 04 to 05 People: SUV cars like Toyota Innova Crysta or Maruti Suzuki Ertiga (one baggage each)
- 06 to 09 People: Tempo Traveller with 10 seats
- 10 to 17 People: Small coaches with 18 seats
- 18 to 35 People: Coaches with 27 or 35 seats All vehicles are air-conditioned.
Please note that this tour can be customized according to your preferences and requirements. Contact us to discuss any specific changes or additions you’d like to make.
Communication and Contact Info:
Pre-service communication is conducted via email. Complete contact instructions, including emergency numbers, will be provided for assistance during the trip. You can also call Ramesh Kumar on his mobile phone at +91 9958675122 or +91 9818386226 in case of any difficulties during the trip.
Customer Testimonials and Tripadvisor Review:
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Cars we use and their rates:
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- Our car rates include all fuel, road tolls, border taxes, and parking fees. For more information about hiring a dedicated car and driver and the associated costs, please visit our dedicated car and driver information page.
Insights on Indian Hotels:
If you’re curious about Indian hotels, we can provide you with a better idea of what to expect. Explore our Standard Hotels Gallery and read our article “What are Indian hotels like?” to gain insights into the truth about Indian accommodations.
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