Duration : 4 Nights / 5 Days
Loction : Himachal Pradesh
Best Season : Throughout the year
Category : Cultural, Heritage and Nature
Covering : New Delhi, Chandigarh, Mansa Devi temple, Naina Devi temple, Shri Jawalamukhi Temple, Maata Chintpurni Temple, Baglamukhi temple, Bajreshwari Maata temple, Chamunda Devi temple, Bagsu Naag temple, Dharamshala
You can take it : As a private, personalised tour (tour dates would be of your choice)
Special About Tour :
Himachal Pradesh the land of God’s, is the home to many Hindu temples including some of the most ancient temples and prominent Shakti Peeths in North India. During the Himachal temple tour you pilgrimage and take the blessings at must to see temples in Himachal including Shri Naina Devi temple, Shri Jawalamukhi Temple, Maata Chintpurni Temple, Baglamukhi temple, Bajreshwari Maata temple, Chamunda Devi temple, Bagsu Naag temple with the famous Mansa Devi temple at Chandigarh, accompanied by your family and loved ones.
You even have a choice to stay 3 nights at the centralised located Exotic Marigold Home Stay at Jawalamukhi, which you can use as a base and each day can explore the famous temples like Naina Devi, Bajreshwari Maata temple, Chamunda devi and Dharamshala from here. It will give you some flexibility to visit some extra famous temples of Kangra like Kaleshwar Mahadev and Baba Baroh temple. The tour is not only focused on temples but also covers the sightseeing to most popular tourist attractions of Chandigarh and Dharamshala.
Treat the below Himachal Temple Tour just as inspiration, as each trip is created uniquely for you, around your interest and requirements. Summit Safari India will make your tour a memorable and extra ordinary travel experience to cherish forever….!
Brief Itinerary : New Delhi > Chandigarh (1 Night) > Jawalamukhi (1 Night) > Dharamshala ( 2 Nights) > and back to New Delhi at the end
On your arrival at Delhi airport / railway station you will be met by our driver and he will drive you to Chandigarh (250 kms / 5.30 hrs). On arrival at Chandigarh check in to the hotel and later leave for the sightseeing tour of Chandigarh including the rock garden, Sukhna lake and the famous Mansa devi temple one of the prominent Shakti temples. Overnight in Chandigarh for 1 night.
Please Note: You can also start the tour from Ambala Cantt railway station (45 kms from Chandigarh) or Chandigarh railway station and airport, which have direct trains / flights, from many major cities of India.
Today after breakfast check out from the hotel and leave early in the morning for Himachal temple tour. Today first we drive you to Shri Naina Devi Temple (110 kms/ 2.40 hrs), which is among the prominent Shakti Peeths of India and at this the place the eyes of Sati fell down. Seek the blessings at the temple and drive further to Jawalamukhi Temple (102 kms/ 3 hrs from Naina Devi).
Evening have Darshan at the famous Jawalamukhi temple where the eternal flames continue to burn out of the temple walls. It is believed that at Jawala ji Sati’s tongue fell. In the complex there are couple of other temples including the temple of Gorakh Nath, Shitala Mata Mandir etc. After Darshan of all these temples check in to the hotel / Exotic Marigold Home Stay in Jawalamukhi for 1 night.
Please Note: You even have a choice to stay 3 nights at the centralised located Exotic Marigold home stay at Jawalamukhi, which you can use as a base and each day can explore the famous temples like Naina Devi, Bajreshwari Maata temple, Chamunda Devi and Dharamshala from here. It will give you some flexibility to visit some extra famous temples of Kangra like Kaleshwar Mahadev and Baba Baroh temple including the boast ride on River Beas and rural village experience.
Today morning after breakfast check out from the hotel and we first drive to visit Chintpurni temple (35 kms/ 1 hrs) which is an another major Shakti Peeths of North India in Himachal Pradesh. It is one of the many manifestations of the Supreme Goddess Durga and it is believed that Sati's head fell at this place. Seek the blessings and after Darshan we drive to visit the famous Baglamukhi temple at Bankhnadi village. Baglamukhi is one of the ten forms of the wise Devi, symbolizing potent female primeval force.
Bagla Maata rides on Bagula (Crane), which is associated with Concentration, a pearl of great wisdom. Ma Baglamukhi is worshiped to win the enemies and overcome obstacles in life.
Later continue to Kangra (42 kms/ 1hrs) where you will visit the famous Bajreshwari Devi temple. It is believed that the left breast of Sati fell here making it one of the major Shakti Peeths among 51, in India. Evening drive to Dharamshala where you will stay for 2 nights.
Today morning after breakfast we will drive you to Shri Chamunda Devi temple, which is a fearsome form of Chandi, the Hindu Divine Mother Goddess Parvati. After visiting the Chamunda Devi temple we will drive back you to Dharamshala and will visit the tea gardens at Dharamshala. We will also visit the Dalai Lamas temple and Bagsu Naag temple in Mcleodganj. If interested, you can also walk to visit the Bagsu Naag waterfall (30 minutes one way). Evening is free to explore the local market of Mcleodganj. Second night stay in the same hotel in Dharamshala.
Today after breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to New Delhi (490 kms/ 10 hrs). Enroute we will stop for comfort breaks including the lunch break. By evening 6:00 P.M we will drop you at the New Delhi railway station/ airport from where you will board your train / flight back to home.
Please Note: You can finish the tour at Pathankot railway station which is 85 kms/ 2.15 hrs far away from Dharamshala and is connected to the major cities in India by train.
You also have a choice to extend your holiday tour to Amritsar for 1 extra night and visit the Golden temple and the Wagha border. Amritsar railway station and airport is well connected to all major parts of India and even on the last day after the extension tour to Amritsar we can drive you back from Amritsar to New Delhi 465 kms/ 9 hrs.
Our travel expertise will discuss all this with you while planning your holiday tour with you.
End of the services and the tour with a lifetime memorable holiday experience...!
This is the tour itinerary for the Himachal temple tour which we run it regularly. It can be altered & customised as we like to discuss plans with clients and can make suggestions about special places to visit depending on our clients’ interests, and available time. You can get an idea of your holidays from the mentioned tour.
You can travel reassured, knowing our vast experience and provide you with around-the-clock support to smooth out anything unexpected. The safety and well-being of our guests is paramount.
You will follow the itinerary as a Private tour. Internal travel by road from New Delhi to Chandigarh, Naina Devi, Jawalamukhi, Chintpurni, Kangra, Dharamshala, Chamunda Devi and back to New Delhi, is by a chauffeur-driven Toyota Etios/ Swift desire / similar vehicle.
On request Internal Flights / railway tickets will be provided, to and from New Delhi back at the end of the tour---or you can book your flights/ train tickets directly
Throughout the year a good number of tourists come to visit these parts of Himachal Pradesh in North India. These places have plenty of hotels, which are well equipped with all modern amenities and comprises variety of deluxe hotels, budget hotels, guest houses, home stay with local people, fixed luxury tented accommodation- which can be categorise from 2* to 4 * hotels. Most of these are run by the locals of these areas. One can choose the place of accommodation according to one’s requirement and budget.
You stay in comfortable Neat and Clean local hotels , guest houses including some charming home stay properties and in a luxury tented camp all as preferred by you.
Your living arrangements are not going to be 5 star on this tour, but we do believe that we cater to people requiring different levels of comfort, and most importantly where you stay is CLEAN and COMFORTABLE. We would like to discuss and make suggestions about accommodation at the time of planning your holidays with us.
Meals Plan: Room + Breakfast + Dinner
Cloths: Cottons with light woollens
The Cost would be provided on Request
Please Note: The Cost of our each tour is based as per individual requirements, interests and budget of the client. The tour cost depending on the hotel accommodations you choose, food plan, mode of transportation you choose, whether you choose to include Escorted guide throughout the tour or set off on a more independent trip, with local guides available wherever required during the tour. This all we discuss with you while planning your tour and work out the best cost for your tour, accordingly.
We'll work with you until you’re satisfied with every detail of your India Holiday Tour. We'll then manage all your reservations and logistics in India, so that you’re taken care of from the moment you landed in India until your return back. The safety and well-being of our guests is paramount.