Beautiful Dalhousie & A Lohri in Punjab - F5 Escapes - Solo and Group Women only Travel Company India
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  • Reach Amritsar. Wagah Border.
  • Jaliawala bagh, Golden Temple, Drive to Dalhousie.
  • Khajjiar, Chamba.
  • Lohri celebration in Amritsar.
  • Food walk at Amritsar & Flyout.


Reach Amritsar on 10th January by noon and book your return journey after 3PM on 14th January.


Visit the land of five rivers & awe inspiring vistas of the Dhauladhar range this January. The air is nippy and filled with the enthusiasm of Lohri. Lohri marks the end of winter season, celebrated around the bonfire, and is a traditional welcome of longer days and the sun’s journey to the northern hemisphere. Experience Huge landscapes of Khajjiar. Stay in a 100 year old Pahadi house and enjoy the 360 degree view of mountains in Chamba. Indulge in the fresh harvest of corn and Gajak, Revari, made of fresh jaggery. Celebrate this winter with beautiful landscapes, food and exuberance!


Price: INR 25000 + 5% GST

Single Occupancy Supplement : INR 9500+ 5%GST

  • Early bird discount – INR 500 off if booked on or before 10th October 2019.
  • Discount of INR 1000 if paid in one go

Day 1 - 10 Jan 2020

Arrive at the heritage city of Amritsar. After lunch, start for Wagah Border to witness the retreat ceremony. Overnight at Amritsar.

Day 2 - 11 Jan 2020

Visit the Gobindgarh Fort, Jallianwala bagh & Golden Temple. Get the blessing in the form of Langar at the Golden Temple. After an early lunch, we start our journey to Dalhousie. visit some local churches and Gandhi Chowk Shopping Plaza in the evening. Overnight at Dalhousie.

Day 3 - 12 Jan 2020

Today visit the Switzerland of India, Khajjiar, if weather permits. Khajjiar Lake, situated in Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh, takes its name from Khajji Nag, the deity in the temple nearby, with evergreen cedar trees surrounding it from all sides. Proceed to your rural stay in a 100 year old pahadi house over a water run flour mill. Enjoy the serenity. Also Overnight at Chamba.

Day 4 - 13 Jan 2020

Start back to Amritsar. Reach Amritsar by afternoon and engage yourself in Lohri festivities. If you feel like, get dressed up in your traditional attire and enjoy a hearty Lohri with bonfire, food, dance & much more in an authentic Punjabi environment.

Day 5 - 14 Jan 2020

Go for an elaborate food walk with our very engaging host. We bet, you will be tempted to eat more than your stomach allows! Depart as per your flight/train schedule.


  • All meals and evening tea/coffee starting from lunch on Day 1 to Brunch on Day 5.
  • Accommodation for 4 nights on double sharing basis.
  • All transportation in an AC vehicles
  • Permits and tolls
  • Entry charges
  • Food walk in Amritsar
  • Lohri celebrations
  • Guidance of an F5 Tour lead


  • Shopping
  • Food, snacks other than mentioned in inclusion
  • Camera charges
  • Tips and personal expenses
  • Medication
  • Flights from your city of residence to Amritsar and return.
  • Any ride/activity not mentioned in the inclusions.
  • 5% GST
  • Any cost arising due to natural calamities, personal flight delays and aspect beyond our control. We will definitely facilitate an alternative and handle the contingency, the cost being yours.

Terms & Conditions


  • If cancelled 90 days or more in advance, cancellation fee is 12% of the trip amount.
  •  25% of the trip cost if cancelled 89 – 60 days in advance.
  •  50% of the trip cost if cancelled 59 to 16 days in advance.
  • Last 15 days – no show – entire amount will be forfeited.
  • If you use our services to book flights, cancellation charges of the flights will apply.


  • 50% of the trip cost is required to confirm the booking. You can avail discount if you pay in one go.
  • The booking does not include flights as the flight rates are extremely unpredictable. However, we can help you book your flights for the trip
  • All our trips are well-researched, including identifying access to medical facilities. In case of a medical emergency, F5 will assist the traveler in getting medical attention.
  • F5 Escapes is in no way responsible for any untoward incident happening due to the ignorance/negligence of the guests, natural/man-made calamities, accidents or any other events that are out of human control during the trip.
  • F5 reserves the right to cancel the trip under certain conditions – in such a case, the amount will be refunded in full.

Arrival & Departure timings:

This trip is Ex-Amritsar. Joining us from different city?
Reach Amritsar on 10th January by noon and book your return journey after 3PM on 14th January.


January will be really cold in Punjab and Dalhousie. You can expect the lowest temperature around 3 degrees C and the highest around 20 degrees C. Dalhousie will obviously be cold. It can have a temperature ranging from 1 degrees to 14 degrees C. However, if it snows, temperatures will dip further (sub zero).
*Please note that now a days, climate/ weather is dependent on many factors and unpredictable hence above information might be subject to change during your actual travel days.

About your stay

We are staying with locals – in an urban homestay in Amritsar.

In Dalhousie, we will stay in a centrally located hotel 

In Chamba, our stay is a 100 year old pahadi house.


Authentic Punjabi food wherever possible
Simple Indian food such as rotis/dal, rice etc. Toast/Omelettes will be available.
If you have special dietary requests, please let us know beforehand.

Note > Prepare > Accept > Embrace:

  • Snow disrupts plans in the Himalayas. So if there is a snowfall in or around Dalhousie, we may not be able to visit all the places. However, there will be snow! And that itself will be pretty amazing.Those days are best for unwinding, reading or just soaking in the Himalayas.
  • The retreat ceremony at Wagah is something you need to prepare for, expect it to be crowded. You need to be there well in time to grab the seats.
  • Please help the trip lead maintain time.


Everyone joining is an adult and we realise that we cannot dictate the behaviour on how you should enjoy the trip. All we ask is to drink responsibly. Hangover delays are going to cost a lot, and will not be tolerated at all. So please do not test your limits and enjoy in moderation. Also, do respect your roommate’s comfort levels with the alcohol smell and avoid drinking in the room if she is not comfortable.
If you smoke, please do so outside the room, even if the rooms have ashtray.

‘F5 Escapes’ is a Bangalore-based, experiential travel company, with a focus on redefining the way women travel in India. The premise of F5 is an ambitious dream –  to put India on the global travel map as a preferred destination for women from across the globe.

F5 Escapes offers fixed departure all-women group tours, customized itineraries for families, groups and solo travellers. We also do in-city engagements which include #JustGo travel meetups, workshops to educate women on travel safety, sustainable menstruation, motorbiking etc.

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