Arrival in Chandigarh - A union
territory of India, that serves
as the capital of two states,
Punjab and Haryana. Known internationally
for its architecture and urban
planning, it is also the first
planned city of India. Chandigarh
is home to numerous architectural
projects of Le Corbusier, Pierre
Jeanerette, Matthew Nowicki,
and Albert Mayer. Transfer &
check into the hotel. In the
evening visit The rock garden
- The work of one man –
Shri. Nek Chand, a humble road
inspector who had no formal
training in design, architecture,
or landscape planning. This
fantasy garden has been created
entirely out of discarded city
debris, industrial waste and
natural fossil rocks personally
collected by Shri. Nek Chand.
This evening rejuvenate at the
Sukhna Lake with its uncanny
freshness. Go shopping at Sector
22-D, Bargain, bargain and bargain!.
Chandigarh - Shimla
After an early breakfast be
ready in formals for pre-organized
Industrial visit / educational
site / Pre organized lecture
by eminent personality. Post
Lunch we continue with the second
visit / site. Later we leave
for Shimla - often referred
to as the "Queen of Hills"
Located in the north-west Himalayas
at an altitude of 2,205 metres
(7,234 ft), the city of Shimla,
draped in forests of pine, rhododendron,
and oak, experiences pleasant
summers and cold, snowy winters.
After an early breakfast we
leave for Kufri - a beautiful
hill station enveloped in sheer
natural beauty, offering both
scenic beauty and adventure.
The main attractions are, one
is Himalayan Nature Park –
known for variety of species
of terrestrial and avian fauna,
unique to Himalayas. And another
must see place is Mahasu Peak,
which rewards visitors with
bird's eye view of the surroundings.
During the winter Kufri becomes
an epitome of natural beauty.
The most propitious time to
visit this tourist destination
is from December to February.
The adventure seekers Skiing,
trekking and hiking are the
famous adventure sports in Kufri.
In the evening you will have
free time to explore the famous
Mall road of Shimla & Surroundings.
The city is famous for its buildings
styled in tudorbethan and neo-gothic
architecture dating from the
colonial era. O/N Shimla.
breakfast leave for Chandigarh,
en route pre-organized Industrial
visit / educational site / Pre
organized lecture by eminent
personality. In the evening
we go for a short tour Le Corbusier’s
Chandigarh City where we drive
past… The Capitol Complex,
The Legislative Assembly, The
High Court, The Secretariat
and Punjab University. Later
free time for shopping. O/N
Chandigarh – Onward Journey
leave for railway station / Airport
for journey to home
Town or onward destination.