Meaning ‘In the seat of the Himalayas’, Himachal Pradesh is just that – located in the far north of the Indian subcontinent, it sits flush in the lap of the Western Himalayas. Famed for its spectacular natural beauty, it is India’s most rural state, with just10 percent of the population living in urban areas. Highlight attractions o the region include the charming capital city, Shimla; the scenic hill station of Khajjiar, with its snowy mountain peaks and lush pine forests; Key Gompa, a Tibetan Buddhist monastery and Lama training centre located more than 4000 metres above sea level in the Spiti Valley; and Dharamsala, home to the exiled Tibetan government and the Dalai Lama.
Discover the wonderful variety of places to stay in India; including some of the most luxurious hotels in the world, intimate boutique hotels bursting with local character, charming homestays where you’ll have a chance to interact with local families, converted forts & palaces, fabulous lodges and heritage havelis.
Clarkes - Shimla
Sunnymead - Shimla
The Oberoi Cecil - Shimla
The Oberoi Wildflower Hall - Shimla
Himachal Pradesh Tours
Below are a selection of our favourite sample itineraries that we have created based on our experiences of travelling extensively throughout India. As with all our tours, every aspect can be tailor-made to your individual requirements.
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