12 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

12 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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12 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Dharamsala
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Shimla
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Manali
— 6 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Mumbai

2
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Triund Hill, take in the dramatic scenery at Bhagsu Waterfall, and then make a trip to Aghanjar Mahadev Temple.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Dharamsala trip itinerary builder site .

Mumbai to Dharamsala is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Dharamsala

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

3
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Shimla is known for historic sites, nature, museums, parks, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to The Mall, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, get your game on at SkyJumper Trampoline Park - Shimla, and admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Shimla tour itinerary maker site .

Traveling by car from Dharamsala to Shimla takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Shimla are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Fun & Games Museums
Highlights from your plan
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
SkyJumper Trampoline Park - Shimla ©

6
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Step out of Manali to go to Kullu and see Hot Water Spring, which is approximately 1h 55 min away. There's much more to do: explore the activities along Beas River, take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple, admire the sheer force of Jogini Waterfall, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Vashisht Baths.

To find maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Manali travel itinerary planner.

Drive from Shimla to Manali in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Rohtang Pass, Hot Water Spring
Highlights from your plan
Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Vashisht Baths
Vashisht Baths

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