DAY : 01 ARRIVE DELHI
Upon arrival at Airport / Railway station in Delhi, proceed to the hotel boarding the coach / vehicle to your hotel in Delhi. On arrival, check-in to the hotel. The rest of the evening is at leisure. Overnight in Delhi (D)
DAY : 02 ONTO SHIMLA / KUFRI
After breakfast proceed to Shimla / Kufri, en-route visit Chandigarh, a planned city by a single architect Le-Corbusier. You can see the stunning Rock garden and visit the serene Sukhna Lake (If time permits). Later, continue on your drive to Shimla/Kufri. On arrival, check-in to the hotel. The rest of the evening is at leisure. Overnight in Shimla / Kufri (B, EL, D)
DAY : 03 SHIMLA - EXCURSION TO KUFRI
This morning, proceed for a wonderful excursion to Kufri. Located at distance of 15 km from Shimla, Kufri is well known for its ski slopes and stunning views. Enjoy a walk through thick cedar woods to Mahasu Peak for an amazing view of the mighty Himalayas. You can take an enjoyable pony or yak ride around the park (on your own). Later in evening, visit the Mall Road, Scandal Point and Christ Church. Overnight in Shimla (B, L, D)
DAY : 04 ON TO MANALI (280 KMS / APPROX. 8 HOUR DRIVE)
This morning, you will proceed on a breathtaking drive to Manali, nestled on the banks of the River Beas amidst Kullu Valley. Lunch will be served en-route in a local restaurant / Dhaba at Sundernagar / Mandi. En-route pass by ACC cement factory, Pandoh Dam, Hanogi Mata Temple, Sutlaj River, Beas River and Kullu Shawl Factory where Kullu shawls and Kashimirs salwar-kameez materials, one of the popular items of this area, are sold. On arrival into Manali, check-in to your hotel. The rest of the evening is at leisure to explore Manali (on your own). Overnight in Manali (B, L, D)
DAY : 05 MANALI
Today, proceed on a half day tour of river side camp where you can undertake activities like river crossing, verma bridge, flying fox and other exciting activities! Have lunch at the Camp. Later in the afternoon, visit the Tibetan Monastery which houses several images of Lord Buddha, Tankha paintings and the Hadimba Devi Temple dedicated to Goddess Hadimba, the wife of Bhim of Mahabharata. It has a four-tiered Pagoda shaped roof and the doorway is carved with legendary figures and symbols. Continue on your drive to Vashist, a small village located on the left bank of river Beas renowned for its hot springs and temples. Nearby is the pyramidal stone temple dedicated to Vashist Muni. The rest of the evening is at leisure. You can simply relax or explore the city of Manali (on your own). Overnight in Manali (B, L, D)
DAY : 06 MANALI - DAY EXCURSION TO SNOW POINT / ROHTANG PASS (51 KMS / APPROX. 3 HOUR DRIVE) This morning, proceed on an excursion to Snow Point on the Rohtang Pass road. The pass is open between June and October each year and is the gateway to Lahaul Spiti, Pangi and Leh valley. You can enjoy pony and horse rides (on your own). Overnight in Manali (B, D)
DAY : 07 ON TO CHANDIGARH / ZIRAKPUR (320 KMS / APPROX. 9 HOUR DRIVE)
Today, proceed to Chandigarh / Zirakpur. Lunch will be served en route in a local restaurant / Dhaba at Sundernagar / Mandi. On arrival into Chandigarh, check-in to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight in Chandigarh / Zirakpur (B, EL, D)
DAY : 08 ONTO DELHI (260 KMS / APPROX. 7 HOUR DRIVE)
After breakfast get transferred to Airport / Railway station in Delhi, for your onward journey.
INCLUSIONS
Accommodation in the hotels listed or similar hotels.
Meals - Buffet non vegetarian and vegetarian meals will be served during the hotel stay (Starting with Dinner on Day 01 and ending with breakfast with Day 08) as per the itinerary. Note - During day of sightseeing of Rohtangpass / Snow point, lunch will not be provided.
En-route meals will be vegetarian and can be packed or served hot at the best available local restaurant or Dhaba en route as per the itinerary.
Transfers / Sightseeing - Entire round trip journey by Air-conditioned coach / vehicle on SIC basis as per the itinerary. Air conditioning will not work during hill drives. Vehicle will be provided point to point and not at disposal.
Local Sightseeing - As per the itinerary, local sightseeing in Shimla, Snow Point / Rohtang Pass and Manali will be in local non air-conditioned vehicles / coach or similar as outside vehicles are not permitted in these areas. The sightseeing options can be amended as per opening / closing days / timings of the monuments / gardens.
Entrance fees - Entrance fees to monuments of visit as per the itinerary.
All applicable hotel taxes.
EXCLUSIONS
Air, Train or Bus fare from / to your originating city of stay, unless specified.
Any meals / en route meals unless specified.
Items of personal nature viz, tips, porterages, room service, laundry, mineral water, alcoholic or non alcoholic beverages, phone calls, room heaters, boat rides, pony / horse rides, safaris, rafting, skiing, skating, cable car / ropeway rides, helicopter rides, additional sightseeing tours excursions not included in the itinerary, still or video camera fees etc.
Any increase in fuel cost, government taxes, entrance fees, intra and interstate taxes etc, the tour price will be amended in accordance.
Entrance fees and guide charges, unless specified in the inclusions.
Any items / services not specifically mentioned in the 'Tour Price Includes' column.
Supplements for Long weekends and festivals.
Travel Insurance.
3.09 % Govt. Service Tax.


Booking:
On confirmation of booking your contract is with M/s Bluebell Tours & Travels Pvt. Ltd. A contract exists between us when we confirm your tour/travel services and have received the deposit amount from your end.
Deposit:
For the services contracted, a minimum deposit of 50% of the total cost is to be paid by you to our company. The deposit is required to hold the booking on confirmed basis.
Balance Payment:
Balance payment at the time of arrival. Any booking made within 10 working days of the date of services would be considered to be a late booking and for same the full and final payment is required to be made at the time of booking itself. Once you submit the advance payment we would keep you updated of your travel arrangements.
Note: Apart from above, in case of bookings for special train journeys & hotel bookings during the peak season (Pushkar Fair, X-Mas, New Year, etc.) full payment is required to be made at the time of booking itself.
Payments:
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Overseas payments can be made using any of the following methods:-
By Bank transfer to our bank (Bank Details).
By Online Payment Gateway system through Visa & Master Card.
In case of payment through credit card , the bank charges (3% extra) - would be levied over and above the total amount.
Amendment:-
We do not encourage changes in the confirmed arrangements. But if you do need to make amendments in the arrangements already confirmed, we will do all possible to accommodate the changes, depending on the availability of various segments of the tour, for the new requirements. However, the changes will be subject to certain minimum amendment / administration charges.
Cancellation:-
We would deeply regret your decision to cancel your trip to India, however we realize that there are many valid reasons that this can happen. Cancellation must be notified in writing and will take effect the day it is received by our company. The following cancellation charges will apply: -
75 days prior to arrival - 45% of the advance deposited.
Between 75 days to 60 days prior to arrival - 65% of the advance deposited
Between 60 days to 30 days prior to arrival - 95 % of the advance deposited
Between 30 days to 7 day prior to arrival - 50% of the total amount.
7 days prior to arrival - NO REFUND OF TOTAL PACKAGE AMOUNT.
Note: *Flight Tickets / Train Tickets - NO REFUND
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