Need Information for Himachal Tour - End of March, 2015

#1 Dec 21st, 2014, 17:48
Join Date:
Jun 2012
  • Boga Lake is offline
Dear All,

I am from Bangladesh. I am planning to visit Himachal in end of March ,2015. We will be 3 family in the group; six adults and 3 kids (age 2 years to 4 years). We have prepared a draft tour plan as below:

Day1 : Start from Kolkata to Kalka by Train (12311 : HWH DLI KLK MAIL)@7:40PM
Day2 : in Train
Day3 : Reach Kalka @5:30AM ||Go to Shimla from Kalka by Train (52451 : SHIVALK DLX EXP)
Day4 : Shimla : Sight Seeing
Day5 : Shimla : Sight Seeing
Day6 : Shimla - Kulu (Naggar Castle @ Kulu)
Day7 : Kulu - Manali
Day8 : Manali
Day9 : Manali - Dharmasala
Day10 : Dharmashala
Day11 : Dharmashala-Dalhousie
Day12 : Dalhousie|| Dalhousie-Pathankot||Pathankot-Delhi by Train (12446)
Day13 : Delhi-Kolkata by train (12302/12314) @ 5PM
Day14 : Reach Kolkata@11AM

I need some information for the followings:
a. How much time it will take to reach Manali from Shimla (by Jeep)?
b. How much time it will take to reach Dharmasala from Manali (by Jeep)?
c. How much time it will take to reach Dalhousie from Dharmasala (by Jeep)?
d. How much time it will take to reach Pathankot from Dalhousie (by Jeep)?
e. How much it will cost for a jeep for the entire trip; starts from Shimla & ends at Pathankot?
f. Approximate hotel costs for Shimla, Manali, Dharmasala & Dalhouse : Standard/economy room with double bed. Our budget is INR 1500 1800. Please suggest some hotels name.
g. Temperature of that region, will it be too cold for our kids?
Appreciate your advise & reply.

#2 Dec 21st, 2014, 22:41
Join Date:
Mar 2014
  • trekky is offline
shimla - manali 14 hrs. delhousie - dharamshala around 9/10 hrs by road in normal condition. Himachal roads are full of uncertainity due to whether condition.
delhousie - pathankot is around 8 hrs.
You budget is ok however check min 4 to 6 hotels. For kids, I think it will be too cold.

Posting Rules

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Forum Rules»
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.3.2
© 2018
Page Load Success