15 days in India Itinerary

15 days in India Itinerary

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15 days in India Itinerary

Start: Manali
Drive:  1​h 15​min
1
Kullu
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Manali
— 6 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Shimla
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
4
Dharamsala
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h
End: Manali

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 25th (Sat), appreciate the views at Tirthan Valley. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of Naggar Castle and then take in the natural beauty of Hot Water Spring.

To find photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Kullu attractions planner .

Manali to Kullu is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Manali.

Things to do in Kullu

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Naggar Castle
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Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Naggar Castle ©
Naggar Castle
Hot Water Spring ©
Hot Water Spring

6
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, get outside with Hampta, take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple, and take in the dramatic scenery at Jogini Waterfall.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Manali road trip website .

You can drive from Kullu to Manali in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 3rd (Mon), admire all the interesting features of Indian Institute of Advanced Study, admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge, then make a trip to The Mall, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Kufri Fun World. On your second day here, stroll around Annandale Ground, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple, admire all the interesting features of Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex, then pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, and finally don't miss a visit to The Ridge.

For other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Shimla holiday maker app .

You can drive from Manali to Shimla in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Tara Devi Temple
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Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
The Mall ©
The Mall
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple

3
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 6th (Thu), explore and take pictures at Norbulingka Institute, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bhagsunath Temple, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Triund Hill. On your second day here, stop by Kushi Boutique, then take in the dramatic scenery at Bhagsu Waterfall, then contemplate the waterfront views at Dal Lake, and finally explore and take pictures at HPCA Stadium.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Dharamsala road trip planning app .

You can drive from Shimla to Dharamsala in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. On the 8th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute
Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall

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