10 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

10 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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10 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly + taxi:  4​h 45​min
1
Shimla
— 1 night
Drive:  9​h 45​min
2
Kaza
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Manali
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h
4
Dharamsala
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: Pune

1
night
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Monument Rani Jhansi and then don't miss a visit to The Mall. Here are some ideas for day two: admire all the interesting features of Indian Institute of Advanced Study, admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge, get your game on at SkyJumper Trampoline Park, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church, and finally don't miss a visit to The Ridge.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Shimla trip itinerary planner .

Pune to Shimla is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Kaza.

Things to do in Shimla

Fun & Games Historic Sites
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Christ Church ©
Christ Church
The Mall ©
The Mall
Viceregal Lodge ©
Viceregal Lodge

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. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): make a trip to Komick Village, wander the streets of Hikkim, then admire the verdant scenery at Spiti Valley, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Komic Monastery.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Kaza trip site .

Getting from Shimla to Kaza by car takes about 11.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Kaza

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Spiti Valley, Komick Village
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Spiti Valley ©
Spiti Valley
Komick Village ©
Komick Village
Hikkim ©
Hikkim

4
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, winter sports, fun & games, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Beas River, admire the sheer force of Jogini Waterfall, admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley, and get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Manali day trip tool .

You can drive from Kaza to Manali in 5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

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

3
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, take an in-depth tour of Tibetan Museum, take in the dramatic scenery at Bhagsu Waterfall, and contemplate the waterfront views at Dal Lake.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Dharamsala trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by car from Manali to Dharamsala takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
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Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall
Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute
Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill

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