Himachal Pradesh is a good holiday destination for all people. With its snow-capped mountains to age-old monasteries, plunging river valleys, great hill stations, and quaint churches, the place attracts a huge number of tourists. And what can be a better way of exploring this place than with Himachal tour packages that offer attractive deals and unbeatable prices? We at Trip Planet can offer the best tour packages for Himachal Pradesh that are perfect for a holiday with friends, honeymoon, family vacations, and adventure.
People travelling to Himachal fall in love with its charming hills and beautiful landscape. The place is complemented by the presence of colonial period churches, ancient temples, palaces, and forts, these remind people of rich and cultural heritage.
Popular Family Holiday Destinations in Himachal
The popular family holiday destinations in Himachal Pradesh include Shimla, Manali, Rohtang Pass, Chamunda, Dharmashala, Dalhousie, Khajjiar, Chandigarh, and Delhi. Himachal is a paradise for a family that loves adventures. We can arrange for all kinds of adventure activities such as trekking, camping, skiing, mountain cycling, ice skating, rock climbing, and river rafting. Our family holiday packages are created meticulously to give you a memorable and hassle-free trip. We have extensive knowledge of the major tourist attraction places in the Himachal.
Tips for Travellers for Planning their Tour to Himachal
Some of the tips for travellers planning their Himachal Pradesh tours are:
- Travel during off-peak season. This way we can save on transportation and get cheaper accommodation. Travel during the off-season, which is in January and July to September.
- Travel in a group because we can share the costs. This option can minimize our costs significantly.
- We should check out travel deals online.
- We should check out the hotel ratings and amenities before booking a hotel.
- We should carry woollen clothes, gloves, rubber-soled shoes, a stick, a lighter, and a thermos with us.
- Keep the vital government documents with you.
- We should book early for the Himachal Pradesh tour as early as possible. This way we can have a better chance to get the most affordable flight rates and sightseeing costs will be reasonable too.
Frequently Asked Questions
Why should you visit Himachal?
Himachal is a tourist paradise wherein we can come across diverse and beautiful faces of nature. This place has everything from valleys, hill stations, lakes, high altitude passes, wildlife sanctuaries, temples, gorgeous peaks, waterfalls, and a colonial legacy. This place has everything, which tourists need for a holiday that is packed with adventure, thrill, excitement, and sightseeing.
How to get to Himachal?
There are domestic flights from Delhi and Chandigarh that operate to the airports of Himachal Pradesh including Shimla Airport, Bhuntar Airport, and Gaggal Airport.
What is the best time to plan a holiday to Himachal?
Himachal is a popular tourist destination in the northern part of India and it can be visited in all seasons. Travelling to the upper part of Himachal Pradesh such as Spiti and Lahaul can be a little difficult during the winter season from October to May.
Are any special permits required for trekking in Himachal?
In Himachal, some smaller treks need an Interline Permit and Inner Line Permit. Domestic tourists need an Interline Permit. The foreign tourists need an Inner Line Permit for visiting Sambo, Khab, Tabo, Kaza, Gompa, Dubling in Spiti and Lahaul area.
What are the best religious places to visit in Himachal?
Hidimba Temple and Vasisht Temple in Manali, Jakhoo Temple and Tara Devi Temple in Shimla, Triloknath and Bhootnath Temple in Mandi, Chintpurni Temple in Una, and Jwala Devi Temple in Kangra.
When can one see snowfall in Himachal?
Snowfall starts in the upper region of Himachal Pradesh in October month. In the lower regions, snowfall starts in December.
What are the modes of transport available in Himachal and what is the condition of the roads?
Himachal has the greatest road density among all the hill stations of India. It has narrow rail tracks and three airports, still, the road is the main mode of transportation. There is no shortage of taxis and public buses. The condition of the roads is good though some roads are closed during monsoons and winters.
What are the top places for a honeymoon in Himachal?
The best places to honeymoon in Himachal are Dalhousie, Manali, Kasauli, Dharamshala, and Shimla. The other places are Kullu, Kufri, and Rohtang Pass. We can arrange for affordable honeymoon packages. There are 4 nights and 5 days Shimla and Manali Honeymoon tour package. We also have 6 nights and 7 days honeymoon tour package for Himachal.
Is Himachal safe for solo travellers?
Himachal is safe for solo travellers. You can visit a lot of places In Himachal Pradesh such as Chamba, Mandi, Malana, McLeod Ganj, Chail, and others that are ideal for a solo traveller.
How are the accommodation facilities in Himachal for tourists?
For foreign tourists, we offer tour packages that include all services such as accommodation, transport, sightseeing, and meals. For domestic customers, the accommodation packages can be customized.
What are the best winter holiday destinations in Himachal?
The best winter holiday destinations In Himachal Pradesh include Kullu, Kufri, Khajjar, Kasol, Palampur, Dharamkot, Parwanoo, Tabo, and Mashobra.
Which places are good in Himachal for summer vacation?
The best tourist place in Himachal in summer is Shimla. However, there are other places that you can visit in summers such as Kufri, Kasauli, Chail, Dharamshala, Manali, Chamba, Nahan, Parwanoo, Dalhousie, Kinnaur, and Karsog.
How many minimum days are required to visit Himachal?
The minimum number of days needed to visit Himachal is 5-7 days.
What is included & excluded in your Himachal holidays packages?
The inclusion in our Himachal Tour package are the following:
- Accommodation in hotels
- Welcome drink
- Breakfast Sightseeing
- Evening tea
- All taxes
The exclusions are:
- Personal expenses
- Pass permits
- Travel Insurance Premium
- Any services or items that are not mentioned in cost inclusions
Do your family tours have something for children also?
Yes, our family tours offer a lot many things for children.
Why book Himachal tour packages with Tripplanet?
We offer a wide range of Himachal tour packages that can meet the needs of all kinds of tourists. From travel tickets to hotel bookings, we provide different services that can help people enjoy Himachal tour packages. There are a lot of tourist attraction places that we offer for tourists. Our family tour packages and honeymoon tour packages can take you away from the routine jobs of life.
What are the most peaceful hill stations in Himachal?
Himachal Pradesh is a peaceful destination for tourists to visit but there are less-crowded places such as Lahaul and Spiti, Kinnaur, Tirthan Valley, and Banjar Valley that can guarantee a peaceful holiday.
What kind of weather does Himachal receive in Summer, Monsoon, and Winter?
During October, mornings and nights are very cold. The snowfall is about 3 m at an elevation of about 3000 m and it remains from the beginning of December to March-end. It is perpetual snow at about 4500 m.
In the spring season, the weather is comfortable and pleasant. The monsoon season begins at the end of June. The heavy rains in the monsoon cause floods, erosion, and landslides. Among all the state districts, Dharamsala gets the highest rainfall about 3400 mm. The driest place in the state is Spiti. It is because the place is enclosed by mountains from all sides.
Where to go in Himachal for the best wildlife & birdwatching experiences?
For the best birdwatching and wildlife experiences, tourists can visit Chitkul, Rani Nala, Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary, Manali Sanctuary, Churdhar Peak, Himalayan Nature Pak, Tundah Wildlife Sanctuary, Renuka Wildlife Park, Nargu Wildlife Sanctuary, and others.
Is travelling in Himachal with kids safe?
Yes, it is safe to travel with kids in Himachal. We can make your family tour with your kids as safe as possible. We can make all possible arrangements that can kids safe during the tour.
Are private vehicles allowed in Himachal for sightseeing?
Himachal Pradesh Government has issued directives that impose a ban on the entry of vehicles that bear non-Himachal license plates on the Manali-Rohtang highway. This ban holds good for commercial and personal vehicles. You can travel in your private car bearing a non-Himachal registration if you have obtained prior permission.
What are the best family holiday destinations in Himachal?
The best holiday destinations in Himachal Pradesh include the following:
- Shimla- Museums, natural beauty, religious sites, Mall road for eating and strolling, and hotels.
- Kullu Manali-Religious sites, natural beauty, activities such as rafting, paragliding, zorbing
- Kasauli-Sunrise and sunset point, hiking, natural beauty, and British period church
- Dharamshala-Cricket stadium, Buddhist monastery, Dal Lake, Bhagsu Falls, and Museum of Kangra
- Nahan- Ideal for relaxing
- Chail- Hiking, wildlife sight, and the highest cricket ground of the world
- Kangra-Religious sites, tea gardens, and historical places
- Palampur-Nature walks, tea gardens, boat riding, and zoo.