14 days in India Itinerary

14 days in India Itinerary

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14 days in India Itinerary

Start: Shimla
1
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Manali
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Kullu
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
4
Dharamsala
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Dalhousie
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
End: Shimla

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Escape the urban bustle at Naldehra Golf Course and Himalayan Nature Park. Visit Jakhu Temple and Christ Church for their historical value. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to The Mall, appreciate the history behind Monument Rani Jhansi, admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge, and take in the awesome beauty at Kufri Fun World.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Shimla road trip planning website .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Shimla. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Outdoors Golf

Side Trips

Himalayan Nature Park, Naldehra Golf Course
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Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
Christ Church ©
Christ Church

3
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): admire the sheer force of Jogini Waterfall, then fly down the slopes at Solang Nullah, then admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple. On the next day, cruise along Hampta and then cruise along Rohtang Pass.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Manali travel route builder site .

Traveling by car from Shimla to Manali takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. On the 7th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Kullu.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Outdoors Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Hampta, Rohtang Pass
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Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Beas River ©
Beas River

2
nights
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
On the 7th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mahadevi Tirth. Here are some ideas for day two: witness a stunning natural landmark at Hot Water Spring, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bijli Mahadev Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sharvali Devi Temple.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Kullu trip planner .

Traveling by car from Manali to Kullu takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Kullu

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Naggar Castle
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Naggar Castle ©
Naggar Castle
Bijli Mahadev Temple ©
Bijli Mahadev Temple
Mahadevi Tirth ©
Mahadevi Tirth

3
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dalai Lama Temple Complex, then take in the awesome beauty at Triund Hill, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers. On the 11th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore and take pictures at Norbulingka Institute, then contemplate the waterfront views at Dal Lake, then take in the dramatic scenery at Bhagsu Waterfall, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Bhagsunath Temple.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Dharamsala trip itinerary maker site .

Drive from Kullu to Dharamsala in 6.5 hours. On the 12th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Dalhousie.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall
Bhagsunath Temple ©
Bhagsunath Temple

3
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.
On the 12th (Fri), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. John's Church. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Khajjiar Lake, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Dainkund Peak, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Church.

For more things to do and other tourist information, use the Dalhousie trip itinerary maker website .

You can drive from Dharamsala to Dalhousie in 2.5 hours. On the 15th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Dalhousie

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Chamba
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Dainkund Peak ©
Dainkund Peak
Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary
Khajjiar Lake ©
Khajjiar Lake

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