11 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

11 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

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11 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

Start: Manali
1
Manali
— 7 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Shimla
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
End: Manali

7
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Hampta and Canyoning & Rappelling Tours. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Manali: Naina Bhagwati Mandir (in Manikaran) and Naggar Castle (in Naggar). Spend the 6th (Sat) exploring nature at Van Vihar National Park. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, take a memorable drive along Rohtang Pass, appreciate the views at Solang Valley, and take some stellar pictures from Gulaba.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Manali trip planner .

Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Rohtang Pass, Naina Bhagwati Mandir, Hampta, Van Vihar National Park, Naggar Castle
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Hampta ©
Hampta
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley

3
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church, make a trip to The Ridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Bari Temple, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Annandale Ground, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple, then take in the awesome beauty at Kufri Fun World, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tara Devi Temple.

To see other places to visit and tourist information, read our Shimla online tour itinerary planner .

You can drive from Manali to Shimla in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. On the 9th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Tara Devi Temple
Highlights from your plan
Annandale Ground ©
Annandale Ground
Tara Devi Temple ©
Tara Devi Temple
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple

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