11 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

11 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Manali
— 7 nights
2
Shimla
— 3 nights

7
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Venture out of the city with trips to Hot Water Spring (in Kullu), Ram Temple (in Vashisht) and Naina Bhagwati Mandir (in Manikaran). There's much more to do: admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurudwara Shri Manikaran Sahib, take in the natural beauty of Vashisht Baths, and take in the awesome beauty at Friendship Peak.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Manali visit planner.

Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can go by car to Shimla.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Naggar Castle, Hot Water Spring, Ram Temple, Naina Bhagwati Mandir
Highlights from your plan
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Beas River ©
Beas River

3
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 29th (Sat), admire the verdant scenery at Green Valley, take in the awesome beauty at Kufri Fun World, thendeepen your understanding at Indian Institute of Advanced Study, and finally admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jakhoo Hill, appreciate the history behind Monument Rani Jhansi, pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, thenmake a trip to The Ridge, and finally deepen your understanding at Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Shimla trip website.

Traveling by car from Manali to Shimla takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 31st (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
The Mall ©
The Mall
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple

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