General

DURATION: 5 Nights/6 Days

PLACES COVERED: Dharamshala- Dalhousie- Khajjiar

Overview

Dharamshala was the capital of the erstwhile Katoch Dynasty, considered as one of the oldest serving royal families in the world. It’s a popular hill station among those who love holidaying in the mountains. More recently, the Indian Premier League brought Dharamshala into the cricketing spotlight with its beautiful cricket stadium. Dalhousie is a beautiful and serene hill station with wooded valleys and mountain springs.

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Himachal Pradesh

Himachal PradeshHimachal Pradesh is a northern Indian state in the Himalayas. It’s home to scenic mountain towns and resorts such as Dalhousie. Host to the Dalai Lama, Himachal Pradesh has a strong Tibetan presence. This is reflected in its Buddhist temples and monasteries, as well as its vibrant Tibetan New Year celebrations. The region is also Read more

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Itenary

Day 01: Drive from Pathankot to Dharamshala (90km/approx. 2 hours)

After you arrive at the Pathankot railway station, you car will pick you up and take you to Dharamshala. Check-in at the hotel and spend the rest of the evening at your leisure. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 02: Sightseeing in Dharamshala

After breakfast, visit the Tibetan Medical Centre that produces traditional Tibetan medicines. This research and treatment centre also has a museum that displays rocks, metals, fossils, wood, bark, etc. used to make the medicines. The Church of St. John is located in a deodar forest. Visitors come to admire the beautiful Belgian stained-glass windows from the 19th century. You may also visit local monasteries or take part in a meditation class.  Spend the evening at your leisure. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 03: Drive from Dharamshala to Dalhousie (130 km/approx. 4 hrs)

After breakfast, drive to Dalhousie. Check-in and spend a day of rest at the hotel. Dinner and overnight in Dalhousie.

Day 04: Sightseeing in Dalhousie

After breakfast, go on a full-day sightseeing tour of Dalhousie. Visit Panchpula, the town’s popular picnic spot. Along with streams and ponds, Panchpula has a memorial dedicated to freedom fighter Sardar Ajit Singh. Ajit Singh was the uncle of young martyr Bhagat Singh. Take a walk under towering pine trees at the Subhash Baoli. You will see the Bhulwani Mata temple at Bara Pathar. There is also a potato field nearby. Hike up Bakrota Hills for an impressive view of snow-clad peaks and see the first church to be built in Dalhousie, the St. John’s Church. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 05: Trip to Khajjiar

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. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 06: Drive from Dalhousie to Pathankot (70 km/approx. 3 hours)

After breakfast, you will be driven back to Pathankot for your return journey.

TOUR ENDS.

Inclusion & Exclusions

Inclusions:

  • 05 Nights accommodation on twin sharing basis
  • Daily breakfast & dinner
  • All transfers & sightseeing as per itinerary in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • All toll taxes, parking fees & driver’s allowances
  • All applicable hotel taxes

Exclusions:

  • 5% government service tax
  • All personal expenses, optional tours and extra meals
  • Vehicle service on leisure days for sightseeing not included in the itinerary
  • Medical and travel insurance
  • Anything not mentioned under ‘Inclusions’

Hotels in this package:

Destination No of Nights Standard Superior Deluxe
Dharamshala 02 ANAND PALACE/Similar HOTEL ROYAL PALACE /Similar VALLEY VIEW CREST/Similar
Dalhousie 03 HOTEL PEARL/Similar GRAND VIEW/Similar DALHOUSIE HEIGHTS/Similar

 

Terms & Conditions

Advance Booking Fee

  • 30 or more days before departure : Rs 5000 per person
  • 30-15 days before departure                    : 50% of total amount
  • Less than 15 days before departure : 100% of the total amount

If You Have a Complaint

If you have a problem during your holiday, PLEASE INFORM THE RELEVANT SUPPLIER, (e.g. your hotelier, transporter etc.) and/or our representative IMMEDIATELY who will endeavour to put things right. If your complaint is not resolved locally, please follow this up within 28 days of your return home by writing to us, giving your booking reference and all other relevant information. However, please be advised that while we are happy to assist you in the redressal of your complaint, if any, we will be able to extend only our best efforts in managing/coordinating your complaint with the respective service provider. All third party service providers are independent contractors who at no time are under our control or supervision.

Our Liability to You

We accept responsibility for ensuring that your travel arrangements, which you book with us, are supplied as represented and promised to you. If any parts of your travel arrangements are not provided as promised, due to the fault of our employees, agents, we will pay you appropriate compensation if this has affected the enjoyment of your travel arrangements. Our liability in all cases shall be limited to the costs of your travel arrangements.

We do not accept any responsibility for any third party services or service providers, like hotels, transport etc. For example, travel delays are the responsibility of the transporters and inefficient hospitality is the responsibility of the hotels.

We are only your tour operator and at no time do we act as managers for your respective responsibilities and personal obligations. We are therefore not responsible for your acts, misdemeanour, omissions and neither are we responsible for managing any of your personal affairs; for example, we are not responsible for ensuring the safety of your personal belongings, travel documents, etc. at any time before the commencement of the tour or after it or during the tour.

Holiday Insurance

It will be your responsibility to purchase any sort of holiday insurance cover and we are not responsible for the same.

Exactness Not Guaranteed

We cannot and do not guarantee the exactness of any service that may be provided to you. For instance, photographs of the interiors of the hotel rooms posted on our website have been sourced from the respective Hotel management; the visual appeal of a room selected by you cannot and is not guaranteed by us. Similarly, while we assure you of enjoyable holidays, we cannot and do not guarantee or represent that such tour will be as per your mental perception, imagination or thought about such tours.

General Important Notes

Incase there is any change in price the same will be communicated to yourself and only after your confirmation, we will proceed further. There will be no reduction for un-utilized services

Surcharges may be applicable over and above the holiday price for the requested period. The same will be advised at the time of booking or prior to confirmations.

You need to make an advance payment at the time of confirming the tour and make the balance payment 35 days prior to the departure of the tour.

Forfeiture Of Deposits

We shall be within our rights to forfeit the non- refundable interest free deposit paid by you. In the event you cancel the booking, or on failure on your part to adhere to the tour payment schedule as informed in the documentation Check List, or in the event the visa of any country is not granted or you are unable to travel on the tour booked due to any reason whatsoever, including medical ground or sickness, the non-refundable interest free deposits shall stand forfeited, and the scale of cancellation setout in the How To Book section of the brochure shall be applicable and binding.

Important Notes

Please be advised that these are the sole and complete terms and conditions governing the tour operations, supplemented only by the User Agreement. No employees of our Company or our agents have the authority to amend, modify or change these conditions, and you are advised to rely on the terms "as is". Yatra reserves the right to change or modify these Terms and Conditions at any time without notice.

Cancellation Policy

If You Cancel Your Holiday

  • You, or any member of your party, may cancel their travel arrangements at any time. Written notification or an e-mail to that effect from the person who made the booking must be received at our offices. The applicable cancellation charges are as per the published cancellation policy below.

Cancellation charges per person

  • Prior to 30 days or more: Booking Fee
  • Between 30-20 days ahead of departure: 50% of tour cost
  • Between 20-15 days of departure: 75% of tour cost
  • 15 days to date of departure: 100%.
  • In case of no show: 100%

If We Change or Cancel Your Holiday

  • We do plan the arrangements in advance. It is unlikely that we will have to make any changes to your travel arrangements. Occasionally, we may have to make changes and we reserve the right to do so at any time. If there are any changes, we will advise you of them at the earliest possible date. We also reserve the right in any circumstances to cancel your travel arrangements by assigning reasons to you.
  • If we are unable to provide the booked travel arrangements due to reasons beyond our control (for instance, bad weather):
    • we shall first try to offer you alternative dates for the tour if the tour hasn’t already commenced;
    • If the tour has already commenced, then we shall refund the booking price/fee charged from you on a pro-rata basis depending on portion of the tour standing utilized by you
    • In all circumstances, however, our liability shall be limited refunding to you the price we charged as the tour fees.

Change Your Holiday Plan

After confirmation of services, if you wish to change your travel arrangements in any way, for example your chosen departure date or accommodation, we will do our utmost to make these changes but it may not always be possible. Any request for changes to be made must be in writing from the person who made the booking. All cost incurred due to amendment will be borne by yourself.