Christmas Celebrations at Mcleodganj with a Day Trip to Palampur
Dates- 22nd to Dec-26th Dec
Charges- Rs. 12,000 PP
Return Volvo Tickets
Breakfast -03 (Fixed Meals)
Dinner- 02 (Fixed Meals)
Hotel Stay- Pema Thang/ Club Hotel Himachal Tourism
Transfers from Mcleodganj- Palampur- Mcleodganj
Sight-Seeing at Mcleodganj
Sight-Seeing at Palampur
Anything except the above mentioned
On 22nd Dec- Reach the bus stand by 5.30 PM to start our Christmas holidays fiesta!
Day 1– Mcleod Ganj local sightseeing (23rd Dec)
We reach early morning to McLeodganj and checking in the hotel. Once you freshen up, head for breakfast. Soak in the pleasant atmosphere and enjoy your meal. Post that, we will start our sightseeing tour. We will visit the famous Dalai Lama Temple, Bhagsu Waterfalls, Market for some shopping and Bhagsu Nath Temple.
Dalai Lama Temple is the residence of Dalai Lama when he is not travelling. The peaceful ambience will completely soak you in positive vibes.
Now, we will visit Bhagsu Waterfalls and Bhagsu Nath Temple. The waterfall is not more than 2-3 KMs from Mcleodganj. When you reach the waterfall, there is a small pond where you can spend some time and may soak your feet in the water if it is not freezing and click some pictures.
On the way back, while returning, you can explore the Tibetian market and enjoy a peaceful evening at some of the roadside cafes. You can order a Sip a Ginger Lemon Honey tea and enjoy the view.
Dinner – Mcloedganj is a well known “food paradise”, end your day by indulging in scrumptious Tibetan cuisine. Alcohol is not included.
Attraction- You will keep seeing many monks around you which will be nothing less than a delight. Click a picture with them and remember it in your memory lane.
Day 2 – Day trip to Palampur (24th Dec.)
Today after breakfast we will leave early for Palampur. It is almost 2 hrs drive from McleodGanj. The journey starts with incredible multi-shades of greenery around by the car. We will visit the Tea Gardens, Chamunda Devi(if time permits), Zoo and much more. Chamunda Devi Temple is one of the prime religious centres, which is also counted among 51 Shakti Peethas. We can have lunch amidst the Tea Gardens and enjoy the picturesque view all around. Palampur is famous for their breathtaking Tea Gardens. You can pick up some tea souvenirs from here as a token of love for your loved ones. Stroll around for breath the fresh air. We will return by the evening to Mcleodganj. It is Christmas eve, we will celebrate with mouth-watering mouth watering dishes at dinner. Alcohol is not included.
Day 3 Mcleodganj (25th Dec.)
Today is our last day at Mcledoganj. Rest of the day is free for leasure.
Optional- We will get up early and check out after breakfast. We can go for a short hike to visit Tushita meditation center which is situated in Dharamkot, not far from Mcleodganj. The arena of this meditation center will leave you awe-stuck. Attend a free guided meditation session. The session starts with Buddhism philosophy and after meditation, ends with a question-answer session. Everyday, the guided meditation session starts at 9:30 AM sharp. Make it a point to reach there in time or else the doors will close.
We can stroll around or sit at a café over coffee at Dharamkot. Lunch at your own. Rest of the day is free for leasure.
In the evening we will take the return Volvo bus for Delhi.
Day 4- Delhi (26th Dec). Return Delhi early morning by 6 am.
Like all good things come to an end, we hope you carry back good memories with you.