6 days in Shimla, Manali & Kullu Itinerary

6 days in Shimla, Manali & Kullu Itinerary

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6 days in Shimla, Manali & Kullu Itinerary

Bengaluru
Fly + taxi:  5​h 15​min
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Manali
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Kullu
— Few hours
Fly:  10​h 45​min
Bengaluru

1
day
Shimla

The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 18th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Shimla Christ Church and then make a trip to The Mall.

For reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Shimla sightseeing planner.

Bengaluru to Shimla is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can drive to Manali.

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Shimla Christ Church
The Mall
Jakhu Temple

3
days
Manali

People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Manali is known for nature, historic sites, fun & games, winter sports, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, take in the natural beauty of Vashisht Baths, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manu Temple, and take in the dramatic scenery at Jogini waterfall.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Manali trip generator.

Traveling by car from Shimla to Manali takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Kullu.

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Beas River
Hidimba Devi Temple
Vashisht Baths

few
hours
Kullu

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You can drive from Manali to Kullu in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kullu

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