13 days in Himachal Pradesh & Chandigarh Itinerary

13 days in Himachal Pradesh & Chandigarh Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Manali
— 2 nights
2
Dharamsala
— 2 nights
3
Dalhousie
— 2 nights
4
Chandigarh
— 2 nights
5
Sangla
— 1 night
6
Vashisht
— 2 nights

2
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
You've now added Gayatri Temple to your itinerary. On the 3rd (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Himalaya Nyingmapa Buddhist Temple, thenadmire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley, and then fly down the slopes at Solang Nullah. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: witness a stunning natural landmark at Vashisht Baths, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gayatri Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ghatotkach Tree Templ, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Siyali Mahadev Temple.

To see photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Manali itinerary planning app.

New Delhi to Manali is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Vashisht Baths
Vashisht Baths

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nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
On the 5th (Fri), look for gifts at Kushi Boutique, thenadmire the sheer force of Bhagsu Waterfall, and then take in the awesome beauty at Triund Hill.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Dharamsala trip site.

Traveling by car from Manali to Dharamsala takes 7 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Dalhousie.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Nature Parks Shopping
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Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute
Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall

2
nights
Dalhousie

Dalhousie ©
Set over a number of hills, the quiet town of Dalhousie was established by the British in the 19th century as a summer resort town.
To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Dalhousie trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Dharamsala to Dalhousie in 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to drive to Chandigarh.

Things to do in Dalhousie

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary
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Dainkund Peak ©
Dainkund Peak
Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary

2
nights
Chandigarh

Chandigarh ©
Leading the post-independence development of the country, Chandigarh represents the first planned city built after the colonial-era ended.
On the 8th (Mon), browse the different shops at Elante mall, thenmake a trip to Urban Theka, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Sukhna Lake, and finally stroll around The Rock Garden of Chandigarh. Keep things going the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Chandigarh Rose Garden, get a sense of history and politics at Capitol Complex Tourist Centre, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Pinjore Gardens.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Chandigarh trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Dalhousie to Chandigarh takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Sangla.

Things to do in Chandigarh

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Pinjore Gardens
Highlights from your plan
The Rock Garden of Chandigarh ©
The Rock Garden of Chandigarh
Sukhna Lake ©
Sukhna Lake
Chandigarh Rose Garden ©
Chandigarh Rose Garden

1
night
Sangla

Sangla ©
Close to the Tibetan border, Sangla is a small town rarely visited by foreign tourists.
You've now added Chitkul to your itinerary. On the 11th (Thu), take a stroll through Rakcham, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Chitkul, and then explore the activities along Baspa River.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Sangla travel route planning site.

Drive from Chandigarh to Sangla in 10 hours. On the 12th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Vashisht.

Things to do in Sangla

Nature Parks Neighborhoods
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Chitkul ©
Chitkul
Rakcham ©
Rakcham
Kailash Dwar Sangla ©
Kailash Dwar Sangla

2
nights
Vashisht

Vashisht ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Rohtang Pass. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ram Temple and then get outside with Rohtang Pass.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Vashisht planner.

Traveling by car from Sangla to Vashisht takes 10.5 hours. You'll set off for home on the 14th (Sun).

Things to do in Vashisht

Scenic Drive Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rohtang Pass
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Rohtang Pass ©
Rohtang Pass
Ram Temple ©
Ram Temple

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