11 days in India Itinerary

11 days in India Itinerary

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11 days in India Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly + taxi:  4​h 45​min
1
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Manali
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h
3
Dharamsala
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Dalhousie
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h
End: Pune

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Get some historical perspective at Jakhu Temple and Christ Church. Escape the urban bustle at Shimla Water Catchment Wildlife Sanctuary and Kufri Fun World. Step out of Shimla to go to Naldehra and see Naldehra Golf Course, which is approximately 52 minutes away. There's still lots to do: make a trip to The Mall and admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Shimla tour itinerary builder website .

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. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Wildlife Golf

Side Trip

Naldehra Golf Course
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Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
Christ Church ©
Christ Church

3
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Hidimba Devi Temple and Manu Temple. Get in touch with nature at Rani Nallah and Solang Valley. There's still lots to do: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gadhan Thekchhokling Gompa Monastery, browse the eclectic array of goods at Manu Market, and skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Manali trip builder website .

Traveling by car from Shimla to Manali takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Beas River ©
Beas River

3
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Dalai Lama Temple Complex and Namgyal Monastery. Step out of the city life by going to Triund Hill and Bhagsu Waterfall. Next up on the itinerary: relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gyuto Monastery, buy something for everyone on your list at Maximus Mall, and appreciate the views at Kangra Valley.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Dharamsala travel itinerary planner .

You can drive from Manali to Dharamsala in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Dalhousie.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall
Kangra Valley ©
Kangra Valley

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 16th (Thu), take in the awesome beauty at Dainkund Peak, then look for all kinds of wild species at Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary, and then steep yourself in history at Subhash Baoli. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Fri): browse the different shops at Gandhi Chowk Shopping Plaza and then look for all kinds of wild species at Panjpulla.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Dalhousie route app .

Traveling by car from Dharamsala to Dalhousie takes 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dalhousie

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary
Dainkund Peak ©
Dainkund Peak
Subhash Baoli ©
Subhash Baoli

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