10 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

10 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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10 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  3​h
1
Dharamsala
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Manali
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Kullu
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

2
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Dharamsala is known for nature, historic sites, spas, museums, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore and take pictures at Norbulingka Institute, explore the activities along Dal Lake, take in the dramatic scenery at Bhagsu Waterfall, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Dharamsala road trip planning tool .

New Delhi to Dharamsala is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Shimla.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Parks Nature Spas
Highlights from your plan
Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute
Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 7th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Kali Bari Temple, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kufri Fun World, then don't miss a visit to The Mall, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Wed): explore and take pictures at Indian Institute of Advanced Study, stroll through Annandale Ground, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, then pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, and finally make a trip to The Ridge.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Shimla online itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Dharamsala to Shimla takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
The Mall ©
The Mall
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple

3
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Manali is known for nature, historic sites, fun & games, winter sports, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, take a memorable drive along Rohtang Pass, take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple, and take in the natural beauty of Vashisht Baths.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Manali trip itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by car from Shimla to Manali takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Kullu.

Things to do in Manali

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Rohtang Pass
Highlights from your plan
Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

2
nights
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 12th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bijli Mahadev Temple and then appreciate the views at Tirthan Valley. Keep things going the next day: witness a stunning natural landmark at Hot Water Spring.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Kullu online travel planner .

You can drive from Manali to Kullu in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kullu

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Bijli Mahadev Temple ©
Bijli Mahadev Temple
Hot Water Spring ©
Hot Water Spring

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