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
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Shimla
— 3 nights
3
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
End: Manali

5
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Go for a jaunt from Manali to Naggar to see Naggar Castle about 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: take a memorable drive along Rohtang Pass, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple, stroll through Solang Nullah, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Vashisht Baths.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Manali travel route planner.

Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Rohtang Pass, Naggar Castle
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
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 16th (Mon): take in the awesome beauty at Kufri Fun World, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple, then make a trip to The Mall, and finally admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore and take pictures at Indian Institute of Advanced Study, walk around Annandale Ground, then explore and take pictures at Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex, then pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, and finally don't miss a visit to The Ridge.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Shimla online journey planner .

You can drive from Manali to Shimla in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. On the 18th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Shimla.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Tara Devi Temple
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Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
The Mall ©
The Mall
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): admire the verdant scenery at Green Valley and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kali Bari Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Thu): make a trip to Scandal Point, go for a walk through Shimla Heritage Walk, and then tee off at Naldehra Golf Course.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Shimla day trip app .

Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Nature Parks Golf

Side Trips

Mohan Shakti Heritage Park, Naldehra Golf Course
Highlights from your plan
Jakhoo Hill ©
Jakhoo Hill
Shimla Heritage Walk ©
Shimla Heritage Walk
Mohan Shakti Heritage Park ©
Mohan Shakti Heritage Park

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