Offbeat Tour Itinerary - Himachal Pradesh

by Ishan Thakur

Posted on December 15, 2017 at 12:00 PM

Solan Himachal Pradesh

If you are looking for an adventure trip to Himachal Pradesh then we have a great tour itinerary for you, visiting famous hill station Chail and exploring the wildlife of the place. Places like Bhureshwar Mahadev, Renuka, Solan and all the surrounding places are yet to be discovered and offer a peaceful stay for the nature lovers...

In this 7 Nights and 8 Days tour you will be visiting the hidden charming places and will be doing hiking to explore the wildlife of the area. An enchanting hill station with lots of colonial charms, Kasauli is surrounded with mixed forest of pine, oak and wild flowers. At Kasauli you will be amazed by the beauty of churches and the Monkey Point. It’s home to gabled colonial-era houses, orchards and green-roofed Christ Church, dating from the mid-19th century. At the southern edge of town, Monkey Point overlooks forests of horse chestnut and Himalayan oak. A small temple also sits atop the hill. Nearby, the Gilbert Nature Trail winds through lush green countryside rich in birdlife. The top of hill is in a foot shape and the temple is said to be engraved with footmarks of the Lord and at an elevation of 1,900 m.

Renuka lake is in the Sirmaur district of Himachal Pradesh in India and it is 672 m above the sea level. It is the largest lake in Himachal Pradesh, with a circumference of about 3214 m. This lake was named after the goddess Renuka. Here you will enjoy the holiness of the place. You can also do boating and visit local mini zoo. The total parikrama around the lake is about 3 KM which you can do by foot or hire the small electric van that encircles around the lake all day. You can also feed to the fish and enjoy holy bath.

Solan is a place near Chail which is blessed with pleasant climate all round the year. Nearby Places are Bodh Monastery, Jatoli temple and Shoolini Temple. Bodh Monastery is about 12 kms from Solan. This monastery is the second oldest monastery in the world. The Jatoli Shiv Temple is a very old Shiv temple in Solan. An annual fair is organised here every year on the occasion of Mahashivratri. The Sholoni Devi temple is situated at the southern part of the town. This temple is dedicated to the goddess Sholoni Devi after which Solan got its name. At Solan there is a place named Dharon Ki Dhar, there is the oldest fort which was built in the 19th century by Gurkha Raja. This fort has a local history that it was built in only one night.

Bodh Monastery Solan

Chail is the famous hill station of Himachal Pradesh which stands face to face next to Shimla. Chail has a dense forest cover of Deodar, Pine and Oak Trees. Chail has also open vast grasslands where you can enjoy all day long exploring the nature in your own ways. Chail is a beautiful hill station in Himachal Pradesh and one of the best offbeat places to visit in India. Chail has many things to offer you. The gigantic deodar and pine forest, the beautiful valleys, temples and wildlife sanctuary make it a complete family holiday destination. Nearby attractions are Sidh Mandir, Kali Ka Tibba, Cricket Ground, Maharaja Palace and many more. Trekking in the Chail Sanctuary is an amazing experience. Chail has rich wildlife and dense forest cover which are also safe to visit but only with the help of a local guide.

Chail Sanctuary

If you have visited Himachal Pradesh many times and now want to explore something new then this tour itinerary is the best for you to relax as well as have some fun doing trekking. All the places are yet to be explored. These places are crowd free and you can enjoy yourself. This tour itinerary comprises of local sightseeing by car and trekking.


Day 01: Chandigarh – Kasauli (60 Kms,2-3 hours)

Upon arrival in Chandigarh railway station/airport, drive to Kasauli via Parwanoo & timbertrail. Visit baptist chruch, christ chruch, Gurudwara Shri Gurunanak Ji, Kasauli brewrey, Manki Point etc. Overnight Stay At Kasauli.

Day 02: Kasauli - Bhureshwer Mahadev - Renuka (117 KM)

Today after breakfast check out from hotel and proceed towards Renuka Lake. On the way Visit Bhureshwar Mahadev. Later continue to Renuka Lake. After spending a quality time at Renuka Overnight Stay at Nahan.

Day 03: Renuka to Solan (112 KM)

After an early breakfast proceed to the mushroom city of India i.e. Solan. Today we will be visiting the prominent places of Solan - Bon Monastery, Shoolini Temple, Jatoli Temple. Overnight Stay at Solan.

Day 04: Solan Local Sight Seeing (Dharon Ki Dhar Trekking 3 KM)

Today after breakfast pack your bags for a little adventure at Dharon Ki Dhar. This place is just 20 Km from the main city but yet quite & peaceful place. There we will be visiting the ancient fort of Gurkha Emperor which has its own history. After a healthy lunch at top of the fort head back to the hotel. Overnight Stay at Solan.

Day 05: Solan To Chail (50 KM)

Today after breakfast, we will be heading for the famous hill station of Himachal - Chail. But before that on the way we will be visitng Mohan Shakti National Heritage Park, Ashwini Khadd and Sadhupul. Overnight Stay At Chail.

Day 06: Chail Local sightseeing

Today after breakfast we will be visiting Sidh Temple, world's highest Cricket Ground and Kali Ka Tibba. Enjoy Lunch at Palace Hotel in Chail. The palace was built as summer retreat by the Maharaja of Patiala during the British Raj later undertaken by HPTDC. Overnight Stay at Chail.

Day 07 : Trekking in Chail. (6 KM)

Today after breakfast we will do trekking for the Khariun Bird Sancturay. Here you will experience the true natures beauty and the trek is full of wonders. You will enjoy a healthy lunch in the grasslands of Chail sanctuary. Overnight stay At Chail.

Day 08 : Chail To Chandigarh (106 KM)

Today after breakfast head straight to Chandigarh. Drop at Chandigarh Airport / Railway Station. The amazing Tour ends here, but sweet memories will last forever.



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