10 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

10 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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10 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Dharamsala
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Dalhousie
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h
3
Manali
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Shimla
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  6​h
End: Mumbai

2
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
On the next day, admire the sheer force of Bhagsu Waterfall, then deepen your understanding at Norbulingka Institute, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jawalamukhi Devi Temple.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Dharamsala online day trip planner .

Mumbai to Dharamsala is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Dalhousie.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mata Brajeshwari Devi, Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
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Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall
Jawalamukhi Devi Temple ©
Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute

2
nights
Dalhousie

Dalhousie ©
Set over a number of hills, the quiet town of Dalhousie was established by the British in the 19th century as a summer resort town.
On the 28th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary, take in the awesome beauty at Dainkund Peak, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. John's Church. Here are some ideas for day two: take in nature's colorful creations at Rock Garden and then explore the activities along Chamera Lake.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Dalhousie trip planner.

You can drive from Dharamsala to Dalhousie in 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Dalhousie

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary
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Dainkund Peak ©
Dainkund Peak
Chamera Lake ©
Chamera Lake
Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary

3
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Manali Picnic Spot and Camps and Himvalley Manali Amusement & Culture Park. The adventure continues: explore the activities along Beas River, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Keylong, take in the spiritual surroundings of Himalaya Nyingmapa Buddhist Temple, and admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Manali travel planner.

You can drive from Dalhousie to Manali in 7 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Manali

Nature Parks Theme Parks
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Monument Rani Jhansi, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, then admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge, and finally stroll around Annandale Ground. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Annandale Army Heritage Museum, don't miss a visit to The Mall, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Bari Temple.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Shimla online tour planner .

You can drive from Manali to Shimla in 4.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple
Annandale Army Heritage Museum ©
Annandale Army Heritage Museum

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