This IRCTC package will be of 6 nights and 7 days in which you will be able to see the beautiful shades of Himalayas closely.
If you are fond of roaming in the mountains, especially in the Himalayan valleys, then you cannot get a better destination than Shimla and Manali. Where you can enjoy your vacations to the fullest. IRCTC brought a special tour package for such tourism lovers, which they named Essence of Himalaya. In this tour package, the tourist will be given a great tour of Shimla and Manali.
air travel schedule
Information in this regard has been shared on IRCTC website and Twitter handle. This tour package to be done by flight will start from Guwahati and will run between Delhi. This tour package of 6 nights and 7 days will start from 9 October. 10 people will be included in this tour package. During the tour, break fast and dinner will be provided to the tourists. The flight from Guwahati will depart at 11.10 am and will reach Delhi at 1.45 pm. After this the return journey will take off from Delhi at 3.15 pm and will land at Guwahati at 5.45 pm.
fare per person
The cost per person for this tour package is Rs. 38,590 has been kept. While the fare per person for two people will be Rs 29,530, similarly the fare for group booking of three people will be Rs 28,840 per person. 26,220 per person with children (5-11 years) and children between 2 and 4 years without beds will be charged Rs 23,710.
Shimla is the capital of Himachal Pradesh. It is located in the south-western ranges of the Himalayas at an average elevation of 2,206 meters (7,238 ft) above mean sea level. Settled by the British, this city is spread for about 9.2 kilometers (5.7 mi) from east to west.
Manali, one of India’s most favorite tourist hill station, is situated on the banks of the Beas river valley, near the northern end of the Kullu valley in the mountains of Himachal Pradesh. It is situated at an altitude of 2,050 meters (6,726 ft). It is about 270 km (168 mi) north of the state capital Shimla. The small town, with a population of 8,096, marks the beginning of an ancient trade route to Ladakh and from there through the Karakoram Pass to Yarkand and Khotan in the Tarim Basin. It is a popular tourist destination and serves as a gateway to Lahaul and Spiti district as well as Leh.