Boasts of scenic vistas, jaw-dropping locales, glistening rivers, glacier lakes, and lush vegetation, Himachal Pradesh is among the most popular tourist destinations in India where every traveler looks up to during their vacations. We offer a wide range of meticulously crafted Himachal Pradesh tour packages with which one can explore the best of this amazing state. During the Himachal tour, they get the opportunity to travel to some of the popular tourist destinations and also partake in the thrilling adventure activities.
Most Popular Himachal Tour Packages
|Himachal Pradesh Tour Packages||No. of Days||Price|
|Enchanting Himachal Tour||6 Nights / 7 Days||12, 800|
|Magnificent Shimla Manali Tour||5 Nights / 6 Days||11, 150|
|Shimla Calling Tour||4 Nights / 5 Days||9, 700|
|Manali Volvo Tour||3 Nights / 4 Days||8, 500|
|Magical Manali Tour||5 Nights / 6 Days||7, 200|
Situated in the northern part of India in the lap of the Western Himalayas, Himachal Pradesh occupies a region of scenic splendor and breathtaking landscapes. It is bounded by the Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh in the north, Punjab in the west, Haryana in the southwest, and Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand in the south. Himachal Pradesh also shares its border with the Tibet Autonomous Region in China in the east. This mountainous state is home to the most beautiful hill stations, rivers, valleys, high-altitude mountain passes, glacier lakes, and bio-diverse national parks. It is one of the richest reservoirs of biological diversity in the world.
The state animal of Himachal Pradesh is Snow Leopard, which is a rare and endangered species and can be found in Spiti Valley. During the Himachal tour package, tourists can embark on the Snow Leopard trek to spot this mesmerizing wildlife species in the winter season in Kibber National Park. Dotted with innumerable ancient religious sites including temples and Buddhist Monasteries, due to which Himachal is fondly referred to as ‘Abode of Gods’ or ‘Devabhoomi’. It is a treasure trove of natural bounties and architectural marvels. It has something for every kind of traveler including families, friends, solo travelers, couples, history buffs, adventure fanatics, and honeymooners.
Some of the best-known lakes of Himachal Pradesh, which one should definitely visit once in a lifetime are Chandratal Lake, Suraj Tal, Renuka Lake, Rewalsar Lake, Prashar Lake, Bhrigu Lake, Beas Kund, Serolsar Lake, and Nako Lake. With our Himachal packages, travelers can choose to add these placid lakes in the itinerary and explore the enthralling beauty of these pristine water bodies.
With the rich colonial past and diverse culture, Himachal Pradesh is blessed with a varied landscape and offers adventure activities. There are a plethora of things to do in Himachal Pradesh during the vacations. While on a trip to Himachal Pradesh, people can indulge in popular adventure activities including mountaineering, rock climbing, trekking, rafting, paragliding, ice skating, and skiing, which offer unique experiences. From quaint villages to verdant valleys, Himachal Pradesh is a paradise for nature lovers and thrill-seekers.
There are several heritage sites that comprise architectural and historical significance are among the popular tourist attractions of the state and make the Himachal tour unforgettable. There are a number of tastefully curated Himachal tour packages available for families, friends, honeymooners, and solo travelers. Indian Holiday Pvt. Ltd. offers amazing deals and discounts. We offer full Himachal Pradesh tour packages that can be customized and tourists can design the itinerary as per their requirements and budget. They are also provided with swift transfers, comfortable stays, delicious meals, and sightseeing during the tour for their pleasurable vacations.
Best Places to Visit on your Himachal Pradesh Trip
Himachal Pradesh is a land of splendid mountains, pristine valleys, ancient monasteries, towering temples, and historical monuments. It is a paradise for nature lovers, honeymooners, adventure enthusiasts, history buffs, and pilgrimages. There is no dearth of tourist places in Himachal Pradesh including some of the serene valleys, high altitude mountain passes, glacier lakes, Buddhist Gompas, and wildlife sanctuaries.
There are numerous trekking trails where adventure lovers can satiate their adrenaline rush by indulging in thrilling activities during their Himachal Pradesh trip. It is home to some of the popular lakes of Himachal Pradesh, which offers opportunities to enjoy perfect vacations amidst serene environs. The splendid monasteries of Dharamshala, Spiti Valley, Kangra, and Lahaul are popular pilgrimage sites.
Best Time to Plan a Visit to Himachal Pradesh
The climate of Himachal Pradesh varies from tropical in the southern tract to extreme cold and chilly in the northern and eastern mountain ranges. Dharamshala is the winter capital, which receives heavy rain in the monsoon season. However, Lahaul and Spiti experience extreme cold, and they are located in the rain shadow region due to which these valleys do not receive rainfall.
The best time to visit Himachal Pradesh is the summer and winter seasons. Summers last from March till June and during this time the weather remains pleasant and comfortable for the sightseeing tour. It is the perfect time to indulge in outdoor activities including camping, rafting, paragliding, and trekking during the Himachal trip.
The monsoon season in Himachal Pradesh lasts from July to September and the Lower Himalayan regions experience heavy rainfall due to which it is not the best time to visit Himachal. The heavy downpour in the lower Himalayas region often results in landslides and floods.
The winter season in Himachal Pradesh lasts from October to February. It is an ideal time to visit Himachal for those who wish to witness snowfall and indulge in snow activities. Lower Himalayas experience cold and comfortable weather. The alpine or Upper Himalayan regions disconnect from the rest of the state due to heavy snowfall and experience sub-zero temperatures.
How to Reach Himachal Pradesh for a Wonderful Vacation
Himachal Pradesh is well-connected and easily accessible from the rest of the country. There are various ways to reach Himachal Pradesh by air, train, and road. The state has three domestic airports in Kangra, Kullu, and Shimla districts. Bhuntar Airport in Kullu, Gaggal Airport in Kangra, and Jubbarhatti Airport in Shimla are the major and primary airports of Himachal Pradesh, which connects the state from the rest of the country by air routes.
There are numerous flights available from Delhi to Himachal Pradesh on a daily basis. Other places from where these airports are connected are Chandigarh, Jammu, Pathankot, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata, and Ahmedabad by direct and connecting flights.
The only railway line that connects Himachal Pradesh from Punjab, Haryana, and Delhi is Amb Andaura – Una railway station to Nangal Dam in Punjab. Himachal Pradesh is also renowned for its toy trains including the Kalka-Shimla railway, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Another popular railway line within the state is the Pathankot-Jogindernagar line.
The state is well-connected with nearby states by a vast road network, which makes the Himachal tour hassle-free. The state has 8 National Highways (NH) and 19 State Highways (SH). The state-owned Himachal Road Transport Corporation (HRTC) operates ordinary, semi-deluxe, and deluxe buses from Delhi, Punjab, Haryana, and Jammu. In addition, there is a fleet of private-owned buses that ply regularly within the state connecting major towns and cities.
Best Accommodation to stay on your Himachal Pradesh Tour
Himachal Pradesh is a renowned tourist destination, which is home to some of the popular hill towns and perfect weekend getaways where people flock throughout the year. To cater to the travelers, Indian Holiday offers a large number of accommodation options on Himachal tours that fit every kind of tourist’s budget.
There are a plethora of guest houses, homestays, hotels, resorts, luxury stays, Swiss cottages, and camps in Himachal. Tourists can find accommodation from low and midrange to high range, which offers warm hospitality and world-class facilities.
This beautiful state has something for everyone including family, friends, backpackers, and honeymooners. These resorts are equipped with all the modern and world-class amenities for a comfortable stay.
Shopping in Himachal Pradesh
Shopping in Himachal Pradesh is another kind of experience as the state is popular for a wide range of art and craft items including handloom and handicrafts. Himachal is famous for fruits, dry fruits, wooden articles, semi-precious jewelry, and aromatic tea.
Cuisines in Himachal Pradesh
The majority of the cuisines of Himachal are influenced by Tibetan culture especially in Kinnaur, Lahaul, Spiti, Dharamshala, and Mcleodganj. Siddu is a traditional dish of the state as well as one of the most loved dishes in Kullu, Manali, Rohru, Mandi, and Shimla region. Other locally-popular dishes of Himachal are Patande, Khatta Karai, Babru, Nasastha, Mhanee, Channa Madra, and Patrode.
Some of the dishes which tourists must savor during their Himachal Pradesh tour are Thukpa, Kullu trout, Chha Gosht, Aloo Palda, Auriya Kaddu, and Bhagjery. No festivity in Himachal is complete without Dham and Mithha is considered the most popular dessert in the state.
Fairs and Festivals in Himachal Pradesh
The unique fairs and festivals of Himachal Pradesh offer the perfect opportunities to get a glimpse of the rich cultural heritage and traditions of the state. Every occasion is celebrated with great zeal and vigor by locals that can be attended by tourists to sneak peek into the vibrant lifestyle of the locals. Tourists can enjoy various dance forms, folk songs, and learn about the diverse traditions of the state through these festivals.