33 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

33 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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33 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  3​h
1
Dharamsala
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Chamba
— 4 nights
Drive:  9​h 45​min
3
Kullu
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Vashisht
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Manali
— 7 nights
Drive:  4​h
6
Kaza
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h
7
Sangla
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h
8
Shimla
— 5 nights
Taxi + Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

4
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Step out of Dharamsala to go to Kangra and see Mata Brajeshwari Devi, which is approximately 46 minutes away. There's still lots to do: deepen your understanding at Norbulingka Institute, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bundlamata Temple, explore the activities along Dal Lake, and get engrossed in the history at Tibetan Museum.

To see photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Dharamsala tour builder app .

New Delhi to Dharamsala is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Chamba.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mata Brajeshwari Devi, Bundlamata Temple, Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
Highlights from your plan
Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute
Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall

4
nights
Chamba

Chamba ©
Beloved for its temples, palaces, and jatras (or fairs), Chamba represents an enchanting destination with plenty of things to do.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Chamba: Dalhousie (Dainkund Peak, Chamera Lake, & more) and Khajji Nag Temple (in Khajjiar). There's more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Khajjiar Lake and take in the spiritual surroundings of Sui Mata Temple.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Chamba online trip maker .

Traveling by car from Dharamsala to Chamba takes 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Kullu.

Things to do in Chamba

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Dalhousie, Khajji Nag Temple
Highlights from your plan
Laxmi Narayan Temple ©
Laxmi Narayan Temple
Dainkund Peak ©
Dainkund Peak
Khajjiar Lake ©
Khajjiar Lake

4
nights
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
Kullu is known for nature, historic sites, scenic drive, adventure, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the verdant scenery at Tirthan Valley, take in the natural beauty of Hot Water Spring, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lord Ramchandra Temple, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Chandrakhani Pass.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Kullu trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Chamba to Kullu takes 10 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Vashisht.

Things to do in Kullu

Parks Historic Sites Trails

Side Trips

Lord Ramchandra Temple, Parvati Valley
Highlights from your plan
Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Chandrakhani Pass ©
Chandrakhani Pass
Kulant Pith ©
Kulant Pith

2
nights
Vashisht

Vashisht ©
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Ram Temple and then cruise along Rohtang Pass.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Vashisht online road trip planner .

You can drive from Kullu to Vashisht in 2.5 hours. You will leave for Manali on the 10th (Tue).

Things to do in Vashisht

Outdoors Scenic Drive Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rohtang Pass
Highlights from your plan
Rohtang Pass ©
Rohtang Pass
Ram Temple ©
Ram Temple

7
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Change things up with a short trip to Naggar Castle in Naggar (about 48 minutes away). There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, witness a stunning natural landmark at Vashisht Baths, see Off-Road Tours, and scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Manali trip itinerary app .

Traveling by car from Vashisht to Manali takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to drive to Kaza.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Naggar Castle
Highlights from your plan
Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

3
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. Kaza is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the verdant scenery at Spiti Valley, take in the spiritual surroundings of Key Monastery, don't miss a visit to Langza, and admire the landmark architecture of Sakya Tangyud Monastery.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Kaza trip planner .

Traveling by car from Manali to Kaza takes 4 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Sangla.

Things to do in Kaza

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Lahaul and Spiti District, Spiti Valley
Highlights from your plan
Spiti Valley ©
Spiti Valley
Hikkim ©
Hikkim
Komick Village ©
Komick Village

2
nights
Sangla

Sangla ©
Close to the Tibetan border, Sangla is a small town rarely visited by foreign tourists.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): explore the activities along Baspa River, take a stroll through Rakcham, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Chitkul. Keep things going the next day: get outside with Rupin Pass and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kailash Dwar Sangla.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Sangla trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Kaza to Sangla takes 6 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Sangla

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Chitkul ©
Chitkul
Kailash Dwar Sangla ©
Kailash Dwar Sangla
Rupin Pass ©
Rupin Pass

5
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Explore Shimla's surroundings by going to Hanuman Temple (in Shoghi), Sholoni Devi Temple (in Solan) and Tara Devi Temple (in Taradevi). There's much more to do: make a trip to The Mall, see the interesting displays at Prantika, admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Shimla vacation planner .

Getting from Sangla to Shimla by car takes about 7 hours. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in December, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Fun & Games Museums

Side Trips

Tara Devi Temple, Sholoni Devi Temple, Hanuman Temple
Highlights from your plan
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
The Mall ©
The Mall
Viceregal Lodge ©
Viceregal Lodge

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