Namaste India Tours
Northern Escape the HeatTour
with Upgraded Hotels



of Rajasthan

Airport Transfer Service

City Tours
of Delhi







14 nights/15 days
Rs=150,840 or equivalent in any currency, based on double occupancy* by AC Etios or Swift Dzire
or equivalent in any currency, based on double occupancy by AC Innova

Arrival Day: You'll be met by your Namaste India Tours English speaking driver at the exit of the arrivals hall and taken to your hotel. He'll get you settled in your room and agree on a meeting time for tomorrow's City Tour of Delhi. (Hotel Florence, The Delhi Pride, Sun Star Grand or similar Karol Bagh hotel: Breakfasts are included throughout your trip.)
Day 2. Full day City Tour of Delhi. Evening movie at air-conditioned Plaza or Regal Cinemas.
Day 3. To Kalka by AC car. (Hotel Fort Ramgarh in Punchkula)
Day 4. Famous Toy Train to Shimla departs 5:30 am. Driver drops you at station in Kalka and meets you at the other end at the station in Shimla at 10:15 a.m. Transfer to hotel. Stroll Mall Road and the bazaars. Be sure to visit the Indian Coffee House. (Hotel Baljees Regency, Hotel Wood Ville Palace, Hotel Clarkes)
Day 5. Around Shimla. Kufari horse ride to Mahasu Peak, Hanuman Temple, Kali Mata Mandir.
Day 6. To Mandi. Sightseeing might include the magnificaent Beas River, ancient Shiva temples and Tarna Mata Mandir at the top of Mandi for exceptional views. (Hotel Munish Resort, Hotel Valley View, Hotel Raj Mahal) If you can add two days and two nights, add an unfogettable village stay at Neri. Click here for that trip.
Day 7. To Manali via Hanogi Mata temple with swinging bridge, Kullu Valley. (Hotel Apple Country Resort, Hotel Benon Resort, Hotel Shingar Regency)
Day 8. Side trip to Rohtang Pass 50km. from Manali, 4000 meters high. On return see Hadimba Temple and Old Manali including Manu Temple.
Day 9. To Manikaran. Visit hot springs. (Hotel Uhl, Hotel Beer Nature Resort)
Day 10. To Dharamsala via Joginder Nagar and Baijnath (famous Shiva Temple). Visit Camunda Devi (famous Durga temple). Night in McLeod Ganj (upper Dharamsala) (Hotel Surya Resort, Welcome Heritage Grace Cottage, Hotel Asian Plaza)

Day 11. Around Dharamsala and McLeod Ganj (Tibetan Monastery and the Dalai Lama residency) View of the Dhouladaar Himalyan range.
Day 12. To Amritsar. (Grand Legacy, Hotel Raj Continental, Hotel Ciraz)
Day 13. Around Amritsar (Golden Temple, Jalianwala Bagh, Durgiana Temple) Side trip to Wagha Border at sunset.
Day 14. To Delhi by Shatabadi Express train. (Driver released) Namaste India Tours meets client at New Delhi Station and transfers to hotel. (As night one in Delhi)
Day 15. Around Delhi, transfer to airport or train station for departure

Included in your package price:
Complimentary pickup at the airport and transfer to your hotel
14 nights in three to four star hotels and Heritage properites.
Breakfast each day. No other meals are included in the cost of your package.
On-call driver and use of AC tourist car for 15 days
City Tour of Delhi and tickets to AC Cinema House
Tickets on the Toy Train to Kalka-Shimla
Horseback ride in Shimla
Side trip to Rotang Pass
First class Tickets on the Shatabdi Amtritsar-Delhi
Train station meet and greet in Delhi.(May be by AC Ambassador.)
Transfer to airport or train station for departure
All fuel, road tolls, border taxes and parking fees
Packages with Namaste India Tours always includes your driver's food and accommodations.

Payment options.

Meals and entrance fees to attractions (except where noted) are not included in package price.

Your driver can help with restaurant selections. A good Indian meal can be had for $8.00. You would be hard pressed to spend more than $10 per person at the fanciest restaurant outside of a five star hotel. Alcohol is available in all cities enroute.

Need some guidance on how much to tip your driver for his 15 days of continual service? A typical tip is between Rs 700 and Rs 1000 per day, paid directly to the driver at the end of your trip.

*US $ 2,320 per couple based on double occupancy using 65 rupees per USD. The exchange rate fluctuates and we use whatever exchange rate is current the day you pay us.

Alternative Pricing:
Extra couple add Rs 90,540
Extra person sharing room add Rs 24,270
Subtract 3270 from any price if you are going solo.

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