10 days in India Itinerary

10 days in India Itinerary

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10 days in India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly + taxi:  4​h 15​min
1
Shimla
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Narkanda
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
3
Sangla
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Kalpa
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h 15​min
5
Manali
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: New Delhi

1
night
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 29th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Kali Bari Temple, make a trip to The Mall, then see the interesting displays at Annandale Army Heritage Museum, then explore and take pictures at Indian Institute of Advanced Study, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge. On the 30th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: walk around Annandale Ground, then appreciate the history behind Monument Rani Jhansi, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, and finally get your game on at SkyJumper Trampoline Park.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Shimla travel route planner.

New Delhi to Shimla is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Narkanda.

Things to do in Shimla

Fun & Games Historic Sites Parks
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SkyJumper Trampoline Park - Shimla ©
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple
Annandale Army Heritage Museum ©
Annandale Army Heritage Museum

1
night
Narkanda

Narkanda ©
Narkanda is a town and a nagar panchayat in Shimla district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. On the 31st (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Hatu Mata Temple, then don't miss a visit to Hatu Peak, and then admire all the interesting features of Stokes Farm.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Narkanda online travel planner .

Traveling by car from Shimla to Narkanda takes 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can drive to Sangla.

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Hatu Mata Temple ©
Hatu Mata Temple
Hatu Peak ©
Hatu Peak

1
night
Sangla

Sangla ©
Close to the Tibetan border, Sangla is a small town rarely visited by foreign tourists.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): wander the streets of Rakcham and then take in the awesome beauty at Chitkul.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Sangla holiday planning tool .

Traveling by car from Narkanda to Sangla takes 5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel to Kalpa.

Things to do in Sangla

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Chitkul ©
Chitkul
Rakcham ©
Rakcham

1
night
Kalpa

Kalpa ©
Kalpa is a small town in the Sutlej river valley, above Recong Peo in the Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh, Northern India, in the Indian Himalaya. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Brelengi Gompa Monastery, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kinner Kailash, then don't miss a visit to Suicide Point, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Narayan-Nagini Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Durga Temple.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Kalpa route website .

Drive from Sangla to Kalpa in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel to Manali.

Things to do in Kalpa

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Rekong Peo
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Kinner Kailash ©
Kinner Kailash

3
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Family-friendly places like Manali Picnic Spot and Camps and Himvalley Manali Amusement & Culture Park will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, hit the slopes at Solang Nullah, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ghatotkach Tree Templ, and take in the natural beauty of Vashisht Baths.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Manali road trip planner .

Drive from Kalpa to Manali in 9.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

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

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