12 days in India Itinerary

12 days in India Itinerary

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12 days in India Itinerary

Start: Indore
Fly + taxi:  4​h 30​min
1
Shimla
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
2
Kasol
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Kullu
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Manali
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Indore

3
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Explore Shimla's surroundings by going to Tara Devi Temple (in Taradevi) and Hanuman Temple (in Shoghi). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to The Mall, admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge, pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, and examine the collection at Prantika.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Shimla trip planning website .

Indore to Shimla is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Kasol.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Hanuman Temple, Tara Devi Temple
Highlights from your plan
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
The Mall ©
The Mall
Viceregal Lodge ©
Viceregal Lodge

1
night
Kasol

Kasol ©
Kasol is an emerging party destination for young backpackers, trekkers, and nature lovers.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): hike along Sar Pass Trek, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Guru Nanak Devji Gurudwara, and then make a trip to Naina Bhagwati Mandir.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Kasol trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Shimla to Kasol takes 7 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Kullu.

Things to do in Kasol

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Manikaran
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Sar Pass Trek ©
Sar Pass Trek
Naina Bhagwati Mandir ©
Naina Bhagwati Mandir

3
nights
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
When in Kullu, make a side trip to see Naggar Castle in Naggar, approximately 50 minutes away. There's still lots to do: admire the verdant scenery at Tirthan Valley and take in the spiritual surroundings of Bijli Mahadev Temple.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Kullu itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Kasol to Kullu takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Kullu

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Lord Ramchandra Temple, Parvati Valley, Naggar Castle
Highlights from your plan
Naggar Castle ©
Naggar Castle
Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Parvati Valley ©
Parvati Valley

4
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Manali is known for nature, historic sites, winter sports, fun & games, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Beas River, take in the spiritual surroundings of Manikaran Gurudwara, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and admire the sheer force of Jogini Waterfall.

To see maps and more tourist information, go to the Manali trip builder tool .

Getting from Kullu to Manali by car takes about 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trip

Rohtang Pass
Highlights from your plan
Beas River ©
Beas River
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley

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