21 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

21 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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21 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly + taxi:  20​h 30​min
1
Manali
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Kaza
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 15​min
3
Sangla
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 30​min
4
Chail
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h
5
Shimla
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
6
Dharamsala
— 4 nights
Fly:  19​h
End: Tel Aviv

5
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Museum-lovers will get to explore International Roerich Memorial Trust and Museum of Himachal Culture & Folk Art. Do some cultural sightseeing at Tripura Sundari Temple and Gadhan Thekchhokling Gompa Monastery. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic scenery at Jogini Waterfall, contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manu Temple, and appreciate the views at Solang Valley.

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Tel Aviv, Israel to Manali is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Israel Standard Time (IST) to India Standard Time (IST), which is usually a 3 hour difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can go by car to Kaza.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Tripura Sundari Temple
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Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Tripura Sundari Temple ©
Tripura Sundari Temple
Jogini Waterfall ©
Jogini Waterfall

2
nights
Kaza

Kaza ©
Kaza, is the sub-divisional headquarter of Spiti Valley in the district of Lahaul & Spiti in Himachal Pradesh. Its located at 3600 ASL and is a cold desert. Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): take a stroll through Hikkim, admire the verdant scenery at Spiti Valley, then admire the landmark architecture of Sakya Tangyud Monastery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Komic Monastery. On the 15th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the ancient world of Gue Mummy..

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Drive from Manali to Kaza in 5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Sangla.

Things to do in Kaza

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Spiti Valley
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Spiti Valley ©
Spiti Valley
Komic Monastery ©
Komic Monastery
Hikkim ©
Hikkim

1
night
Sangla

Sangla ©
Close to the Tibetan border, Sangla is a small town rarely visited by foreign tourists.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kailash Dwar Sangla and then look for all kinds of wild species at Chitkul. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Trout Farm, contemplate the waterfront views at Baspa River, and then wander the streets of Rakcham.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Sangla trip itinerary builder website .

You can drive from Kaza to Sangla in 6.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Chail.

Things to do in Sangla

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

1
day
Chail

Chail ©
Once the summer capital of the former princely state of Patiala, Chail stands today as a scenic hill station in the foothills of the Himalayas.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chail Gurudwara Sahib, then look for all kinds of wild species at Chail Wildlife Sanctuary, then make a trip to Maharaja's Palace, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kali Ka Tibba.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Chail road trip planning app .

Drive from Sangla to Chail in 7.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Chail

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites
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Kali Ka Tibba ©
Kali Ka Tibba
Chail Gurudwara Sahib ©
Chail Gurudwara Sahib
Maharaja's Palace ©
Maharaja's Palace

4
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Tara Devi Temple and Annandale Army Heritage Museum. Escape the urban bustle at Jakhoo Hill and Kiala Forest. Step out of Shimla with an excursion to Hanuman Temple in Shoghi--about 42 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kali Bari Temple, steep yourself in history at Kotkhai Palace, see the interesting displays at Prantika, and don't miss a visit to The Mall.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Shimla visit planner .

You can drive from Chail to Shimla in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to drive to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Tara Devi Temple, Hanuman Temple
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Tara Devi Temple ©
Tara Devi Temple
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple
Annandale Army Heritage Museum ©
Annandale Army Heritage Museum

4
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Jawalamukhi Devi Temple and Indru Naag Temple. Do some cultural sightseeing at Kangra Fort and Gyuto Monastery. Take a break from Dharamsala with a short trip to Mata Brajeshwari Devi in Kangra, about 46 minutes away. There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Tibetan Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Namgyal Monastery, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Triund Hill, and admire all the interesting features of Norbulingka Institute.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Dharamsala trip planner .

Drive from Shimla to Dharamsala in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kangra, Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
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Kangra Fort ©
Kangra Fort
Jawalamukhi Devi Temple ©
Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
Tibetan Museum ©
Tibetan Museum

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