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Pong Dam Bird Watching and Masroor Rock Cut Temple Tour Package

Duration: 3 Nights / 4 Days

Nestled in the sylvan surroundings of the Kangra valley, the sprawling Pong Dam Bird Sanctuary is a major habitat for migratory birds. Maharana Pratap Sagar Lake or Pong Dam attracts more than 225 bird species of 55 different families every year. Travellers can enjoy bird watching along with aquatic sports such as water skiing, rowing, canoeing & swimming.

During the 4 days tour package guests will be taken to Pong Dam Bird Sanctuary, Masroor Rock Cut cave temples built 1000 years ago in the Nagkara Architecture Style along with the famous Kangra Fort & McLeodganj. We have arranged the stay in the best location overlooking the waters of the Maharana Pratap Sagar Dam and the Dhauladhar Himalayan Mountain Range.

The package includes breakfast & dinner, air-conditioned cab for all transfers & sightseeing and stay in Best in Class Hotels.

For more details or to book your package please mail us at sales@discoveryatra.com or call us at +91-9814324607

Places visited on Tour:

PONG DAM, MASROOR ROCK CUT TEMPLE, KANGRA FORT & MUSEUM, MCLEODGANJ(DHARAMSHALA)

Pong Dam Bird Watching and Masroor Rock Cut Temple Tour Package Itinerary

Day 1: (CHANDIGARH-MAHARANA PRATAP SAGAR DAM) 250 KMS( 6-7 HOURS)

Meals: Dinner

Pick Up by Discover Yatra’s Cab from Chandigarh & proceed for Maharana Pratap Sagar Dam Reservoir.Reach the reservoir in the afternoon and check in to resort/hotel .Spend your evening watching the birds.Guests can also opt various aquatic activities such as Angling, Water skiing , wake boarding etc.

Dinner and night stay at the hotel or lodge near the reservoir.

Day 2: (JOURNEY TOWARDS MASROOR ROCK CUT CAVE TEMPLE & KANGRA FORT)

Meals: Breakfast & Dinner

After breakfast proceed for Masroor Rock Cut Cave temples. There are 15 monolithic rock-cut temples built in the Indo-Aryan style and are distinguished by their richly carved sculptures and ornate carvings. These rock cut structures are larger than those present in Nagara in size, situation and execution. The grandeur and magnificence of the statues, carvings and sculpture adorning the walls of the temples mesmerize the eyes of the visitors.

Later proceed for Kangra Fort situated at a distance of 38 kms. The impregnable looking fort is perched high atop a steep cliff looking down onto the confluence of the Manjhi and Banganga Rivers, inaccessible from 3 sides. As the oldest fort in North Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, it’s fate was sealed not by the many battles it endured or the series of rulers it housed but ultimately by a massive earthquake in 1905 which levelled most of the building.If time permits visit the Maharaja Sansar Chand museum which exhibits artefacts used by the Royal Katoch Dynasty.

In the evening drive for Dharamshala. On reaching Dharamshala, check in to hotel. Dinner will be served at the hotel.

Day 3: (MCLEODGANJ SIGHTSEEING)

Meals : Breakfast & Dinner

After breakfast visit the St. John’s Church & Witness the stunning scenery of the Kangra Valley. Later visit Dal Lake, Naddi, Bhagsu Nag & surrounding places. Spend your evening at The Mall Road of Mcleodganj.

Dinner and night stay at hotel.

Day 4: DHARAMSHALA TO CHANDIGARH 230 KMS APPROX.

Meals : Breakfast

After having your breakfast proceed for Chandigarh passing through Jwala Ji,Una and Anandpur Sahib. On reaching Chandigarh guests will be dropped at airport or railway station.

Inclusions

  • Accommodation on twin sharing basis.
  • All sightseeing & transfer according to itinerary by air conditioned cab.
  • MAP meal plan (Breakfast & Dinner).
  • One night stay at the best located hotel near Pong Dam with ultimate view of Lake.
  • Tour to Masroor Rock Cut Cave temple,Kangra Fort & Maharaja Sansar Chand Museum.
  • Two Nights stay at Mcleodganj with local sightseeing.
  • Driver allowances, Toll tax, parking charges, fuel charges.
  • All tips and service charges.

Hotels

    Pong Dam

    • Lodge at Pong or similar

    MCLEODGANJ

    • Deluxe
    • Anuj Regency / Sapphire or Similar
    • Luxury
    • Asia Health Resort / Surya Mcleod or similar

Package Cost

Bird Watching at Pong Dam with Masroor temple and Dharamshala Tour Package starts from Rs. 11,199/- per person on twin sharing basis

For more details or to book your package please mail us at sales@discoveryatra.com or call us at +91-9814324607

Terms & Conditions

  • G.S.T @3.09% extra on total cost.
  • Rates and dates are subject to availability.
  • Discover Yatra will not be responsible for any cancellations due to any political reasons or weather conditions.
  • Table drinks, laundry, porter, pony, tips, camera fee, ropeway charges, entrance charges, travel insurance, personal expenses of the clients or any other expenses incurred due to bad weather, road closure, landslides etc. and anything not specified in cost include.

Payment Options

You can book your tours by transferring money in our following bank account.

Beneficiary Name: Discover Yatra
Account No.: 2448201000716
Bank: Canara Bank
Branch: Sec - 32, Chandigarh
IFSC Code: CNRB0002448
MICR Code: 160015002