10 days in Shimla & Manali Itinerary

10 days in Shimla & Manali Itinerary

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10 days in Shimla & Manali Itinerary

Manali
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Manali
— 7 nights
Manali

2
days
Shimla

The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 6th (Sun), admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge, don't miss a visit to The Ridge, then admire the striking features of Jakhu Temple, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Shimla Christ Church, and finally make a trip to The Mall. On the 7th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Annandale, make a trip to Jakhoo Hill, then don't miss a visit to Scandal Point, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Bari Temple.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Shimla sightseeing planner.

Manali to Shimla is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can drive to Manali.

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Annandale
The Mall
Jakhu Temple

8
days
Manali

People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Step out of Manali with an excursion to Great Himalayan National Park in Kullu--about 1 hour away. Spend the 9th (Wed) exploring nature at Van Vihar National Park. There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Beas River, have some family-friendly fun at Club House, step into the grandiose world of Naggar Castle, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Vashisht Baths.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Manali online itinerary creator.

Traveling by car from Shimla to Manali takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

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Side Trips

Rohtang Pass, Great Himalayan National Park
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Beas River
Hidimba Devi Temple
Rohtang Pass

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