11 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

11 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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11 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

Start: Bhubaneswar
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Manali
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Shimla
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Dharamsala
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: Bhubaneswar

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: contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, cruise along Rohtang Pass, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manu Temple, and admire the sheer force of Jogini Waterfall.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Manali day trip planner .

Bhubaneswar to Manali is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Shimla.

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

3
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
When in Shimla, make a side trip to see Tara Devi Temple in Taradevi, approximately 42 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to The Mall, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kufri Fun World, admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge, and admire all the interesting features of Indian Institute of Advanced Study.

For maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Shimla trip planner.

Getting from Manali to Shimla by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Tara Devi Temple
Highlights from your plan
Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
The Mall ©
The Mall
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple

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, admire the verdant scenery at Kangra Valley, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and contemplate the waterfront views at Dal Lake.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Dharamsala trip tool .

Traveling by car from Shimla to Dharamsala takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bundlamata Temple
Highlights from your plan
Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute
Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall

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