11 days in Shimla, Kullu & Manali Itinerary

11 days in Shimla, Kullu & Manali Itinerary

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11 days in Shimla, Kullu & Manali Itinerary

Start: London
Fly + taxi:  15​h
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 15​min
Kullu
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
Manali
— 5 nights
taxi + Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: London

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Shimla is known for nature, historic sites, museums, parks, and winter sports. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to The Mall, admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge, pause for some serene contemplation at Shimla Christ Church, and explore and take pictures at Indian Institute of Advanced Study.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Shimla travel planning website .

London, UK to Shimla is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of flight, train, and taxi. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to India Standard Time (IST), which is usually a 5 hour difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Kullu.

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The Mall ©
The Mall
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
The Ridge ©
The Ridge

1
night
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Lord Ramchandra Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Guru Nanak Devji Gurudwara, and then appreciate the views at Tirthan Valley. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Jagatipatt Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bijli Mahadev Temple, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Hot Water Spring, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mahadevi Tirth.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Kullu trip itinerary planner .

Drive from Shimla to Kullu in 6 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Manali.

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Lord Ramchandra Temple ©
Lord Ramchandra Temple
Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Hot Water Spring ©
Hot Water Spring

5
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Spend the 24th (Fri) exploring nature at Van Vihar National Park. The adventure continues: explore the activities along Beas River, witness a stunning natural landmark at Vashisht Baths, skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and take some stellar pictures from Gulaba.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Manali trip maker site .

You can drive from Kullu to Manali in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

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Rohtang Pass
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley

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