Overview

Winter is here! This season quit the city chaos, crowded pubs and busy streets to explore the snow clad mountains of Himachal Pradesh, the Dev Bhoomi of India. This new trip takes you through the snowy bliss of being around the mountains without indulging in a high fitness or endurance trek through the snowy alps. Bringing on the much unexplored Dalhousie – Kalatop – Khajjiar Snow Tour for winter leisure. Let’s explore the land of deodar and pine trees and watch out for snow animals too, just in case you are lucky!

About Dalhousie: This tinsel town was named after a British officer; it is quite isolated making it apt for the travellers all across the globe to explore.  It features prominent essence of old world charm, scintillating natural landscape, pine-clad valleys, flower decked meadows, swift flowing rivers, huge misty mountains and some of the most breathtaking views in the world. The air smells of the Scottish and Victorian architecture and the ambience reminds you of the pristine British flavors. This taste is not worth missing this winter season.

About Khajjiar: The Mini Switzerland as it says, this destination is a paradise for many bollywood film shooters. You can get into many adventure activities while you are at the place. You can explore the little Khajjiar lake and walk through the trail. Try land zorbing while you visit Khajjiar with friends and family.

About Amritsar: The Golden temple and Jallianwala baug tour happens at Amritsar’s day tour. We also explore the Wagah border if time permits. This city is full of great food, super chill vibe and humble people. Have delicious Amritsari Kulcha and Naan, while you are at Amritsar with Travel Trikon. This winter season.


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Batch 1: 21st - 26th December 2019


Things to Carry

  • Valid Identity Proof (Passport / Voter ID Card), along with 5 Photocopies for each document.
  • If you do not have either of Passport or Voter ID Card, please carry Aadhaar Card along with other supporting documents such as PAN Card / Driving License / Ration Card.
  • 5 Passport Size Color Photographs
  • Water Bottles
  • A light-weighted Haversack or Backpack, and a smaller day pack
  • Good pair of trekking shoes, and a pair of flip-flops
  • Thermal Inners
  • Fleece Jackets
  • Windcheater/poncho
  • Personal clothing
  • Track pants, shorts
  • Towel, napkins
  • Cap, sunglasses
  • Camera, Binoculars (Optional)
  • Toiletries – Sunscreen, Moisturizer, Light towel, Lip balm, Wet wipes, Toothbrush, Toothpaste,
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Extra Polythene Bags (To segregate used/ unused garments, wet/ dry clothing)
  • Any medicines that you consume normally, post consulting a doctor
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Snacks & Biscuits to munch on (Optional)
  • Enerzyl Powder or Glucon D powder
5 Nights 6 Days 21 Dec New Aruna Nagar, Delhi
Itinerary

Day 1 – 21st December, Saturday : Report at Delhi Majnu Ka Tilla Overnight Journey to Dalhousie ( 10 Hours)

(You can come to Delhi on this day itself and report in the evening or you can board a train a day before and arrive Delhi on Day 1, we can help you book train as well as flight tickets as per your budget and time or arrival for the trip).


Meet and greet your Trip members and Trikon Buddy in Delhi at 6 pm near Majnu ka Tila. This boarding point is very close to Vidhan Sabha Metro station in Delhi which falls on Yellow Line. If you arrive early at this bus stop you can easily explore the Tibetan Market with Trikon lead who will take you across the Tibetan Market to see the little monastery and Tibetan market where you can hog onto Momos and shop articles like the mini Mcleodganj and Dharamshala. We then board the comfortable Volvo Semi Sleeper AC bus from Delhi and start overnight journey for Dalhousie. En route the bus stops for loo and dinner break. It’s quite a comfortable journey in the bus with decent leg space and good comforts like a blanket, phone charging facility and water bottles.


Day 2 – 22nd December, Sunday : Local Sightseeing
Reach Dalhousie and check inside your hotel rooms. Grab some tea and breakfast and enjoy the view. Freshen up to start your local sightseeing at Dalhousie. Explore the below destinations.

St. John’s Church: Boasting of Roman architecture, this church is indeed very beautiful and belongs to the Protestants of Dalhousie.

St. Francis Church: Built as per the church of England’s architecture, it features glass embellishment and stone work which makes it a must see.

Subhash Baoli: Subhash Chandra Bose had the water from this Baoli to get well post his failing health while fighting for the country’s freedom. This too is a popular sightseeing place in Dalhousie.

Panjpulla: This place is the Samadhi of Shaheed Bhagat Singh’s uncle and it also has a confluence of 5 bridges making it apt for clicking pictures and freezing the memory.

Day 3: 23rd December, Monday : Khajjar – Daikund – Kalatop
We wake up in the morning and finish our morning routine to explore the above mentioned destinations. Have breakfast and start your excursion to explore some of the most beautiful and nature inspired destinations around Dalhousie. Khajjiar is the mini Switzerland of India, Daikund is the local valley of mystical tales and beauty and Kalatop is a sanctuary which can be explored well on foot. All these places around around 30-40 kms from Dalhousie hence can be covered in a day.

About Khajjiar: The Mini Switzerland as it says, this destination is a paradise for many bollywood film shooters. You can get into many adventure activities while you are at the place. You can explore the little Khajjiar lake and walk through the trail. Try land zorbing while you visit Khajjiar with friends and family.

Day 4: 24th December, Tuesday : Day trip to Amritsar
Wake up early in the morning and freshen up to leave for Amritsar, which is a good 4-5 hours drive from the hotel. Reach Amritsar and visit the famous Harmandir Sahib the enchanting Golden Temple, you can also have the langar there. Explore Jallianwala Baugh and shop at the local market. All these places are nearby and can be covered by walking. Taste the local delicacy and leave for Wagah border show. Witness the crowd enthusiasm of both the countries India and Pakistan with full josh! The show ends by sunset, ending your day trip to Amritsar. You now will drive back to Dalhousie hotel. Dinner can be had in Amritsar itself.

Day 5: 25th December, Wednesday : Chill and Relax Day  Shop and Have fun
Today we have get ready and have breakfast! You can now spend gala time in shopping and eating local delicacies. If any place remains uncovered due to time constraints then same shall be covered today! Check out from the hotel in the afternoon and explore the markets and cafes in Dalhousie. Board the evening bus to Delhi and come back with memories only.

Day 6: 26th December, Thursday : Reach Delhi
Reach DELHI by 8 am. You can now move towards your respective station or airport.

 

Highlights
  • Explore the unseen valleys of Dalhousie
  • Spend quality time at local market and eateries
  • Pay visit to Golden temple Amritsar
  • Witness the mini Switzerland of India
  • Enjoy the road trip and play fun games
  • Get bewildered at Kalatop
  • Have fun with family and friends
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Volvo Bus from Delhi to Dalhousie to Delhi
  • Stay at Good hotels on 3/2 Sharing basis
  • Internal Transport
  • Breakfast and Dinner on all days except your bus journey
  • Entry tickets
  • Trikon expertise cost

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Adventure activity cost
  • Lunch
  • 5% GST
     

     

Pickup point
Majnu-ka-tilla, New Aruna Nagar, Delhi, India View on Map