12 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

12 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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1
Dharamsala
— 2 nights
2
Shimla
— 3 nights
3
Sangla
— 1 night
4
Kaza
— 2 nights
5
Manali
— 3 nights

2
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
On your second day here, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Triund Hill, thenappreciate the views at Kangra Valley, and then gain insight at Norbulingka Institute.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Dharamsala driving holiday planner.

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

Things to do in Dharamsala

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Kangra Valley ©
Kangra Valley
Spas & Wellness
Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall

3
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Explore hidden gems such as Naldehra Golf Course and Annandale Ground. Visiting Jakhoo Hill and Kufri Fun World will get you outdoors. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to The Mall, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Bari Temple, deepen your understanding at Indian Institute of Advanced Study, and pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church.

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Shimla vacation planner.

You can drive from Dharamsala to Shimla in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Sangla.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Naldehra Golf Course
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Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
Jakhoo Hill ©
Jakhoo Hill
Naldehra Golf Course ©
Naldehra Golf Course

1
night
Sangla

Sangla ©
Close to the Tibetan border, Sangla is a small town rarely visited by foreign tourists.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): visit Rakcham, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Chitkul, and then explore the activities along Baspa River.

For reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Sangla holiday site.

You can drive from Shimla to Sangla in 7 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kaza.

Things to do in Sangla

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Chitkul ©
Chitkul
Rakcham ©
Rakcham
Baspa River ©
Baspa River

2
nights
Kaza

Kaza ©
The town of Kaza, Kaze or Kaja is the subdivisional headquarters of the remote Spiti Valley in the Lahaul and Spiti district of the state of Himachal Pradesh in the Western Himalayas of India. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Komic Monastery, take a stroll through Hikkim, thenadmire the verdant scenery at Spiti Valley, and finally make a trip to Kibber Village. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of Sakya Tangyud Monastery, thendon't miss a visit to Langza, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kye Monastery, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Key Monastery.

For reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Kaza trip planning tool.

You can drive from Sangla to Kaza in 6 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can go by car to Manali.

Things to do in Kaza

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Lahaul and Spiti District, Spiti Valley
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Spiti Valley ©
Spiti Valley
Hikkim ©
Hikkim
Komic Monastery ©
Komic Monastery

3
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Step off the beaten path and head to Hampta and Beas Kund. Take a break from the city and head to Solang Valley and Solang Nullah. There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, witness a stunning natural landmark at Vashisht Baths, and take in the dramatic scenery at Jogini Waterfall.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Manali tour builder website.

Getting from Kaza to Manali by car takes about 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Hampta
Highlights from your plan
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hampta ©
Hampta
Jogini Waterfall ©
Jogini Waterfall

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