10 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

10 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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10 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

Start: Raipur
Fly + Drive:  15​h 30​min
1
Dharamsala
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h
3
Sangla
— 1 day
Drive:  6​h 15​min
4
Kaza
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h 45​min
5
Manali
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  12​h 30​min
End: Raipur

1
night
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
On the 9th (Sun), take some stellar pictures from Naddi View Point, then take an in-depth tour of Tibetan Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jawalamukhi Devi Temple, and finally don't miss a visit to Kangra Fort. Here are some ideas for day two: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Triund Hill, take in the dramatic scenery at Bhagsu Waterfall, then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and finally explore and take pictures at Norbulingka Institute.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Dharamsala trip maker .

Raipur to Dharamsala is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kangra Fort, Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
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Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall
Spas & Wellness
Tibetan Museum ©
Tibetan Museum

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 11th (Tue), make a trip to The Ridge, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple, admire all the interesting features of Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex, then pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Bari Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Tara Devi Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge, make a trip to The Mall, then walk around Annandale Ground, then go for a walk through Shimla Heritage Walk, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Kufri Fun World.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Shimla trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Dharamsala to Shimla takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can go by car to Sangla.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Tara Devi Temple
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Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
The Mall ©
The Mall
Annandale Ground ©
Annandale Ground

1
day
Sangla

Sangla ©
Close to the Tibetan border, Sangla is a small town rarely visited by foreign tourists.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Baspa River, identify plant and animal life at Chitkul, then wander the streets of Rakcham, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kailash Dwar Sangla.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Sangla day trip planning website .

Getting from Shimla to Sangla by car takes about 7 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kaza.

Things to do in Sangla

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Chitkul ©
Chitkul
Rakcham ©
Rakcham
Kailash Dwar Sangla ©
Kailash Dwar Sangla

1
day
Kaza

Kaza ©
Kaza, is the sub-divisional headquarter of Spiti Valley in the district of Lahaul & Spiti in Himachal Pradesh. Its located at 3600 ASL and is a cold desert. On the 14th (Fri), wander the streets of Hikkim, don't miss a visit to Langza, make a trip to Kibber Village, then appreciate the views at Spiti Valley, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Komic Monastery.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Kaza tour planner.

You can drive from Sangla to Kaza in 6.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Kaza

Nature Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Spiti Valley
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Spiti Valley ©
Spiti Valley
Kibber Village ©
Kibber Village
Hikkim ©
Hikkim

3
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
On the 15th (Sat), witness a stunning natural landmark at Vashisht Baths, explore the activities along Beas Kund, appreciate the views at Solang Valley, then admire the sheer force of Jogini Waterfall, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of Manu Temple, take a memorable drive along Hampta, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manikaran Gurudwara.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Manali sightseeing planner.

Getting from Kaza to Manali by car takes about 5 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 17th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

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