Trek Around Dharamsala Tour
Trek Around Dharamsala is pair of short treks in and around Dharamshala, which is from easy to moderate. Ideal Trek to see some Monasteries around and Dal Lake is Dharamshala Minkiani Pass Trek. Dharamshala Minkian Pass treks take you though Tibetan children Village, Satubadi and Ghera.
There you will see, wonderful things in route, like : Pine trees with magnificent scenic views and forests. It will give you great refreshing experience. Also You have a chance to interact with local people and know more about there life and culture.
Day 01 : Arrival Amritsar
Arrive Amritsar Railway Station. On arrival meet and greet by our representative who will take you to the hotel. Check in hotel. Evening visit Indo-Pak Wagah Border to watch Flag Retreat Ceremony- Wagah, an army outpost on Indo-Pak border 30 Kms from Amritsar where the daily highlight is the evening "Beating the Retreat" ceremony. Soldiers from both countries march in perfect drill, going through the steps of bringing down their respective national flags. As the sun goes down, nationalistic fervour rises and lights are switched on marking the end of the day amidst thunderous applause. Return to hotel. Overnight stay.
Day 02 : Amritsar-Pathankot-Mcleodganj
Start your full day city tour with the blessings of Golden Temple-the most important Sikh shrine which is also called Mecca for the Sikhs is a living symbol of the spiritual and historical traditions of the Sikhs.
Then visit Jallianwala Bagh- where, on April 13, 1919, British and Gurkha soldiers opened fire on an unarmed forbidden gathering, killing hundreds of civilians. Then visit Durgiana Temple, the temple of goddess of power. You can also do shopping in old Amritsar Market for Ladies Suites and Punjabi Jutti (Traditional Punjab Shoes).
After lunch visit Maharaja Ranjit Singh Summer Palace Museum- The summer place of Maharaja Ranjit Singh which is situated in the heart of Ram Bagh, Amritsar. Afternoon drive to Mcleodganj. On arrival check in the hotel, Overnight at Hotel in Mcleodganj
Day 03 : McLeodganj - Kareri village
In Morning, after breakfast start your trek to Karei village first. This Village developed by Shepherds. Enroute visit Tibetan children Village, Dal lake, Satubari and Ghera. Overnight in Camp
Day 04 : Kareri Village - Kareri Lake (3150 M)
After Breakfast, start your trek to Kali mandir, Kareri Nalah and Nag Mandir. Trek by way of forests, overnight in Camp.
Day 05 : Kareri Lake - Minkiani Gote over Minkiani Pass (3250 M)
In Morning, after Breakfast, start your Trek by way of pass Minkiani Gote, further it goes to Lamdal Lake. In Northwards Minkiani gote pass, move down to Chamba Valley. There is a sudden change in weather, its normal phenomenon near the pass. you may also observe it, Overnight in Camp
Day 06 : Minkiani Gote - Drakund, 1900 M
After Breakfast, start your trek and move down to Lamdal Nallah to Drakund. There is a forest rest house. This region is dominated by Gaddis and Gujjars. There is a large group of Sheep and Buffaloes. You will also see it. Overnight in tents
Day 07 : Drakund - Dunali - Chamba
After breakfast, start your Trek to Dunali, which is located on Chamba-Bharmaur road. Drive to Chamba, The Chamba town is also famous for Laxmi Narayan Temple, Bhuj Singh Museum, Chogun and Chamunda Temple etc. Check in hotel. overnight at hotel in Chamba.
Day 08 : Chamba - Pathankot
In Morning, after breakfast, drive to Pathankot/Amritsar, for your onward journey.