4 days in New Delhi, Manali & Shimla Itinerary

4 days in New Delhi, Manali & Shimla Itinerary

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4 days in New Delhi, Manali & Shimla Itinerary

New Delhi
New Delhi
— Few hours
Drive:  9​h
Manali
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Shimla
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
New Delhi

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New Delhi

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Designed by notable English architects and proclaimed India's capital in 1931, New Delhi sits in the middle of a sprawling metropolitan area with a population of over 25 million.
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The Route module shows you travel options from your home to New Delhi. In January, daily temperatures in New Delhi can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Manali.

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Raj Ghat

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Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): explore the activities along Beas River, then examine the collection at Museum of Himachal Culture & Folk Art, and then cruise along Hampta. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Siyali Mahadev Temple, explore the activities along Beas Kund, then appreciate the views at Solang Valley, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Gadhan Thekchhokling Gompa Monastery.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Manali day trip site

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from New Delhi to Manali takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Shimla.

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Hampta ©
Hampta
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Beas River ©
Beas River

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Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Mall. On the 28th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Annadale, hike along Shimla Heritage Walk, then don't miss a visit to The Ridge, and finally make a trip to The Mall.

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Getting from Manali to Shimla by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

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Shimla Heritage Walk ©
Shimla Heritage Walk
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The Ridge
The Mall ©
The Mall

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