15 days in Manali, Kullu & Dharamsala Itinerary

15 days in Manali, Kullu & Dharamsala Itinerary

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15 days in Manali, Kullu & Dharamsala Itinerary

Start: Manali
1
Manali
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Kullu
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
3
Dharamsala
— 3 nights
4
Dharamsala
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
End: Manali

7
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 Haripur and see The Himalayan Trout Fish Farm, which is approximately 46 minutes away. Spend the 7th (Tue) exploring nature at Van Vihar National Park. The adventure continues: explore the activities along Beas River, take in the natural beauty of Vashisht Baths, take in the spiritual surroundings of Manikaran Gurudwara, and admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Manali vacation planner .

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Manali. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Kullu.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Rohtang Pass, The Himalayan Trout Fish Farm, Van Vihar National Park
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Gurudwara Shri Manikaran Sahib ©
Gurudwara Shri Manikaran Sahib
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley

2
nights
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bijli Mahadev Temple and then appreciate the views at Tirthan Valley. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Naggar Castle and then take in the natural beauty of Hot Water Spring.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Kullu trip itinerary site .

You can drive from Manali to Kullu in 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Kullu

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Naggar Castle
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Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Naggar Castle ©
Naggar Castle
Bijli Mahadev Temple ©
Bijli Mahadev 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 13th (Mon), take in the awesome beauty at Triund Hill, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. John, and then admire all the interesting features of Norbulingka Institute. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Dal Lake, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, then admire the sheer force of Bhagsu Waterfall, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Bhagsunath Temple.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Dharamsala day trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Kullu to Dharamsala takes 6.5 hours. On the 15th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Dharamsala

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

2
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Aghanjar Mahadev Temple and then admire the verdant scenery at Kangra Valley. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Tsechokling Gompa, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kalachakra Temple, and then get great views at Naddi View Point.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Dharamsala holiday tool .

Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Kangra Fort
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Kangra Fort ©
Kangra Fort
Kangra Valley ©
Kangra Valley
Tibetan Museum ©
Tibetan Museum

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