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

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Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): don't miss a visit to The Ridge, pause for some serene contemplation at Shimla Christ Church, admire the landmark architecture of Jakhu Temple, then don't miss a visit to The Mall, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Bari Temple, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge. Keep things going the next day: explore and take pictures at Indian Institute of Advanced Study, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Himalayan Bird Park, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kufri, and finally explore and take pictures at Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Shimla trip itinerary app .

Manali to Shimla is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites
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The Mall ©
The Mall
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
Kufri ©
Kufri

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Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Family-friendly places like Pandoh Dam and Rani Nala will thrill your kids. Step out of Manali with an excursion to Gauri Shankar Temple in Kullu--about 58 minutes away. Spend the 1st (Tue) exploring nature at Van Vihar National Park. There's much more to do: explore the activities along Beas River, appreciate the views at Solang Valley, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple, and get outside with Hampta.

To see ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Manali day trip planner .

You can drive from Shimla to Manali in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Gauri Shankar Temple, Rohtang Pass, Tripura Sundari Temple
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Pandoh Dam ©
Pandoh Dam
Rani Nala ©
Rani Nala
Beas River ©
Beas River

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