Day 1: Arrive Amritsar. Amritsar Sightseeing
Arrive at Amritsar. Visit Golden Temple, the most revered pilgrim center for Sikhs, one of the five Takhts and a renowned tourist attraction. Also, visit Jalianwala Bagh and evening beating retreat ceremony at Wagah Border.
Day 2: Amritsar - Dharamshala. Visit Norbulingka
Proceed to Dharamsala (3500+ ft asl, 189 km - 4 hrs). Visit Norbulingka Institute, a must-visit for any visitor to Dharamsala for a Tibetan cultural heritage experience and St Johns Church. Time permitting, visit war memorial at Dharamsala, that commemorates martyrs of the area. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 3: Mcleodgunj Visit and options visits around Dharamsala
local street market for Tibetan artefacts. Naddi Area near Cantonment (8 km from Mcleodgunj) has one of the best Himalayan views of the area. In the evening time permitting, Pilgrimage oriented travelers may head for Chinmaya Tapovan, an ashram complex established by the late Swami Chinmayananda (10 km from Dharamsala). Guests who can do a bit of walking can head for Kunal Pathri Temple, a 3 km walk from Dharamsala is a rock temple dedicated to Goddess Kapaleshwari. Back to hotel overnight stay.
Day 4: Dharamsala - Dalhousie
Arrive at Pathankot and proceed to Dalhousie (7000+ ft asl - 120 km - 3.5 hours). Time permitting visit local markets and local places to visit such as Churches in Dalhousie, Panchpula / Sat Dhara (confluence of 7 streams said to have a medicinal effect).
Day 5: Khajjiar, Chamba, Chamera Lake excursion
Full Day excursion to Khajjiar Meadows (22 km), Chamba (riverside pilgrim center at 44 km from Dalhousie can be visited with Khajjiar) and Chamera Lake (large lake with watersports center). Enroute visit Barkota hills. Back by late evening.
Day 6: Departure
After breakfast drive to gaggle airport/railway station for your onward journey.