10 days in India Itinerary

10 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Dharamsala
— 2 nights
2
Shimla
— 2 nights
3
Manali
— 4 nights
4
Kullu
— 1 night

2
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at Triund Hill and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers. Here are some ideas for day two: deepen your understanding at Norbulingka Institute, explore the activities along Dal Lake, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Bhagsunath Temple, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Bhagsu Waterfall.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Dharamsala online trip planner.

New Delhi to Dharamsala is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Dharamsala

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Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall
Bhagsunath Temple ©
Bhagsunath Temple

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Escape the urban bustle at Kufri Fun World and Green Valley. Get some historical perspective at Jakhu Temple and Christ Church. There's much more to do: make a trip to The Mall, gain insight at Indian Institute of Advanced Study, admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge, and steep yourself in history at Kotkhai Palace.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Shimla road trip site.

Traveling by car from Dharamsala to Shimla takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Shimla are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

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Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
Christ Church ©
Christ Church

4
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Take a break from the city and head to Solang Valley and Solang Nullah. Get a sense of the local culture at Hidimba Devi Temple and Naggar Castle. There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurudwara Shri Manikaran Sahib, see the interesting displays at Museum of Himachal Culture & Folk Art, contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, and get engrossed in the history at International Roerich Memorial Trust.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Manali online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Shimla to Manali takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kullu.

Things to do in Manali

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Side Trip

Naggar Castle
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Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Gurudwara Shri Manikaran Sahib ©
Gurudwara Shri Manikaran Sahib

1
night
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
On the 14th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Bijli Mahadev Temple and then appreciate the views at Tirthan Valley.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Kullu online trip builder.

Getting from Manali to Kullu by car takes about 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kullu

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Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Bijli Mahadev Temple ©
Bijli Mahadev Temple

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