15 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

15 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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15 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

Cincinnati
Fly:  35​h
Dalhousie
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Dharamsala
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Shimla
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Kasauli
— 3 nights
Drive:  10​h
Manali
— 3 nights
+2
taxi + Fly + bus:  35​h
Cincinnati

2
days
Dalhousie

Dalhousie ©
Set over a number of hills, the quiet town of Dalhousie was established by the British in the 19th century as a summer resort town.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Chamera Lake and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. John's Church. Keep things going the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Dainkund Peak, explore the activities along Khajjiar Lake, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Khajji Nag Temple.

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Cincinnati, USA to Dalhousie is an approximately 32-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Cincinnati to Dalhousie is 10 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can drive to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Dalhousie

#Nature, #Parks, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chamba
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Dainkund Peak ©
Dainkund Peak
Chamera Lake ©
Chamera Lake
Khajjiar Lake ©
Khajjiar Lake

2
days
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
On the 7th (Wed), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Triund Hill, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Dalai Lama Temple Complex, and then explore and take pictures at Norbulingka Institute. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Dal Lake, take in the dramatic scenery at Bhagsu Waterfall, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Dharamsala trip planner .

Traveling by car from Dalhousie to Dharamsala takes 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Dharamsala

#Nature, #Parks, #Spas
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Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute
Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall

2
days
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): make a trip to The Mall, then pause for some serene contemplation at Shimla Christ Church, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kufri, and finally admire all the interesting features of Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge, don't miss a visit to The Ridge, and then admire the striking features of Jakhu Temple.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Shimla holiday builder app .

Drive from Dharamsala to Shimla in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can go by car to Kasauli.

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The Mall ©
The Mall
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
Kufri ©
Kufri

2
days
Kasauli

Kasauli ©
Developed during the British colonial era, the small hill station of Kasauli remains mostly known for its connection to Lord Hanuman, the monkey god.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy breathtaking views from Sunset Point, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manki Point, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Mata Temple, then admire the natural beauty at Pinjore Gardens, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bhima Devi Temple.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Kasauli attractions app .

Traveling by car from Shimla to Kasauli takes 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Manali.

Things to do in Kasauli

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Trails

Side Trips

Pinjore, Kali Mata Temple
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Pinjore Gardens ©
Pinjore Gardens
Sunset Point ©
Sunset Point
Christ Church ©
Christ Church

3
days
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Spend the 14th (Wed) exploring nature at Van Vihar National Park. There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, identify plant and animal life at Rani Nala, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple, and fly down the slopes at Solang-Nullah.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Manali online tour planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kasauli to Manali. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

#Parks, #Nature, #Winter Sports
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

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