On to Dalhousie (145 Kms / Approx. 4 hours drive)
Morning after breakfast, visit McLeod Ganj – the residence of His Holiness Dalai Lama.
Mcleodganj is the headquarters of the Tibetan Government in exile and abode of His Holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama. Perched almost 1,500 metres above sea level, this hilltop retreat is named after David Mcleod, the lieutenant governor of Punjab in 1848. It is a very popular learning center of Tibetan culture and the teachings of Buddhism. It is home to several monasteries, including the Namgyal monastery. Later, we proceed to Dalhousie. On arrival, check-in to the hotel.
In the afternoon, visit the Martyr’s memorial at Panchpulla which commemorates Ajit Singh, a supporter of Subhash Chandra Bose and the Indian National Army during World War II.
En route visit Satdhara, acquiring its name from the seven gorgeous springs and said to contain mica and medicinal properties which are able to alleviate several ailments.
The rest of the evening is at leisure.
Overnight in Dalhousie (B, D)