3 days in Shimla & Kasauli Itinerary

3 days in Shimla & Kasauli Itinerary

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3 days in Shimla & Kasauli Itinerary

Start: Chandigarh
bus:  2​h
1
Shimla
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Kasauli
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
End: Chandigarh

1
night
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): pause for some photo ops at Monument Rani Jhansi, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church, make a trip to The Ridge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, and finally make a trip to The Mall. On the 15th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: deepen your understanding at Indian Institute of Advanced Study, admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Bari Temple, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kufri Fun World.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Shimla online trip planner .

Chandigarh to Shimla is an approximately 2-hour bus ride. You can also drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kasauli.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
Viceregal Lodge ©
Viceregal Lodge
The Mall ©
The Mall

1
night
Kasauli

Kasauli ©
Developed during the British colonial era, the small hill station of Kasauli remains mostly known for its connection to Lord Hanuman, the monkey god.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church, then enjoy breathtaking views from Sunset Point, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Manki Point, and finally trek along Gilbert Trail.

Before you visit Kasauli, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Shimla to Kasauli takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Kasauli

Trails Outdoors Parks
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Gilbert Trail ©
Gilbert Trail
Manki Point ©
Manki Point
Sunset Point ©
Sunset Point

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