5 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

5 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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5 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly:  5​h
Dharamsala
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
Manali
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Shimla
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Pune

1
day
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dalai Lama Temple Complex and then explore and take pictures at Norbulingka Institute.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Dharamsala route planner.

Pune to Dharamsala is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Manali.

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Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall
Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute
Dalai Lama Temple Complex ©
Dalai Lama Temple Complex

1
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Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple, then admire the sheer force of Jogini waterfall, then appreciate the views at Solang Valley, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Manali trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Dharamsala to Manali takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Shimla.

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

2
days
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): admire all the interesting features of Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex, make a trip to The Mall, and then make a trip to Scandal Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Tue): make a trip to The Ridge, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Shimla Christ Church, then admire the landmark architecture of Jakhu Temple, then admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge, and finally explore and take pictures at Indian Institute of Advanced Study.

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Drive from Manali to Shimla in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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The Mall
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The Ridge

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