35 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

35 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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35 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  3​h
1
Dharamsala
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Chamba
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Bharmour
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Manali
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Naggar
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
6
Kaza
— 1 day
Drive:  6​h
7
Sangla
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
8
Sarahan
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 30​min
9
Sirmour
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h
10
Nahan
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
11
Shimla
— 7 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: New Delhi

4
nights
Dharamsala

The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Dalai Lama Temple Complex and Church of St. John. Change things up with these side-trips from Dharamsala: Kangra (Mata Brajeshwari Devi & Kangra Fort), Bundlamata Temple (in Palampur) and Jawalamukhi Devi Temple (in Jwalamukhi). The adventure continues: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, contemplate the waterfront views at Dal Lake, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kalachakra Temple, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Triund Hill.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Dharamsala attractions planner.

New Delhi to Dharamsala is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Chamba.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Kangra, Jawalamukhi Devi Temple, Bundlamata Temple
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Spas & Wellness
Dalai Lama Temple Complex ©
Dalai Lama Temple Complex
Jawalamukhi Devi Temple ©
Jawalamukhi Devi Temple

4
nights
Chamba

Chamba ©
Beloved for its temples, palaces, and jatras (or fairs), Chamba represents an enchanting destination with plenty of things to do.
Popular historic sites such as Vajreshwari Temple and Laxmi Narayan Temple are in your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Chamba: Khajjiar (Khajji Nag Temple & Golden Devi Temple). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Scotland, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sui Mata Temple, and explore the activities along Khajjiar Lake.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Chamba itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Dharamsala to Chamba takes 5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Bharmour.

Things to do in Chamba

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Khajjiar
Highlights from your plan
Laxmi Narayan Temple ©
Laxmi Narayan Temple
Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary
Chamunda Devi Temple ©
Chamunda Devi Temple

2
nights
Bharmour

Bharmour ©
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Bharmani Mata Temple, identify plant and animal life at Kugti Wildlife Sanctuary, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chaurasi Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Ghared Waterfall and then steep yourself in history at Swami Kartikeya Temple.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Bharmour trip maker tool .

You can drive from Chamba to Bharmour in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Manali.

Things to do in Bharmour

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Kugti Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Kugti Wildlife Sanctuary
Bharmani Mata Temple ©
Bharmani Mata Temple
Chaurasi Temple ©
Chaurasi Temple

7
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Popular historic sites such as Hidimba Devi Temple and Anjani Mahadev are in your itinerary. Go for a jaunt from Manali to Manikaran to see Harinder Mountain about 1h 55 min away. Next up on the itinerary: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, take in the spiritual surroundings of Manikaran Gurudwara, admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley, and look for all kinds of wild species at Rani Nallah.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Manali trip builder website .

You can drive from Bharmour to Manali in 14 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Naggar.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Harinder Mountain, Ram Temple, Rohtang Pass
Highlights from your plan
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Manikaran Gurudwara ©
Manikaran Gurudwara
Manu Temple ©
Manu Temple

2
nights
Naggar

Naggar ©
Naggar is a settlement in the Kullu District of Himachal Pradesh, India.Nicholas RoerichHistoryNaggar is a settlement in Kullu district, Himachal Pradesh, India, and it falls as a stopover. Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mahadevi Tirth, don't miss a visit to Dhakpo Shedrupling Monastery, explore the historical opulence of Naggar Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tripura Sundari Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gauri Shankar Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Krishna Temple and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Chanderkhani Pass.

For maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Naggar trip itinerary website .

You can drive from Manali to Naggar in an hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kaza.

Things to do in Naggar

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Kullu
Highlights from your plan
Naggar Castle ©
Naggar Castle
Krishna Temple ©
Krishna Temple
Tripura Sundari Temple ©
Tripura Sundari Temple

1
day
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. On the 1st (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Komic Monastery, then admire the striking features of Sakya Tangyud Monastery, then take a stroll through Hikkim, and finally admire the verdant scenery at Spiti Valley.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Kaza attractions planner .

Drive from Naggar to Kaza in 5.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Sangla.

Things to do in Kaza

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Spiti Valley
Highlights from your plan
Spiti Valley ©
Spiti Valley
Hikkim ©
Hikkim
Sakya Tangyud Monastery ©
Sakya Tangyud Monastery

2
nights
Sangla

Sangla ©
Close to the Tibetan border, Sangla is a small town rarely visited by foreign tourists.
Popular historic sites such as Bering Nag Temple and Kailash Dwar Sangla are in your itinerary. There's still lots to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Chitkul, identify plant and animal life at Trout Farm, take a stroll through Rakcham, and delve into the distant past at Kamru Fort.

For ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Sangla online journey builder .

You can drive from Kaza to Sangla in 6 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Sarahan.

Things to do in Sangla

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rakchham-Chhitkul Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Chitkul ©
Chitkul
Kailash Dwar Sangla ©
Kailash Dwar Sangla
Rakcham ©
Rakcham

1
night
Sarahan

Sarahan ©
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of King Palace and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bhima Kali Temple.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Sarahan online trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Sangla to Sarahan in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Sirmour.

Things to do in Sarahan

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Bhima Kali Temple ©
Bhima Kali Temple

1
day
Sirmour

Sirmour
On the 6th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Simbalbara Wildlife Sanctuary.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Sirmour trip builder tool .

You can drive from Sarahan to Sirmour in 9.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Nahan.

Things to do in Sirmour

Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Simbalbara Wildlife Sanctuary

2
nights
Nahan

Nahan ©
Nahan is a town in Himachal Pradesh in India and is the headquarters of the Sirmaur District. On the 7th (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Maa Bala Sundari Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Maa Bala Sundari Temple, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Trilokinath Cave Temple, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Renuka Wildlife Park. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Fort Jaitak and then look for all kinds of wild species at Renuka Wildlife Sanctuary.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Nahan trip tool .

Traveling by car from Sirmour to Nahan takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Shimla.

Things to do in Nahan

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Maa Bala Sundari Temple ©
Maa Bala Sundari Temple
Maa Bala Sundari Temple ©
Maa Bala Sundari Temple
Fort Jaitak ©
Fort Jaitak

7
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Jakhu Temple and Hanuman Temple will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Shimla: Himalayan Nature Park (in Kufri), Chail (Stoned Kumbh Shiv Temple & Chail Gurudwara Sahib) and Solan (Jatoli Shiv Temple, Sholoni Devi Temple, & more). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to The Mall, identify plant and animal life at Shimla Water Catchment Wildlife Sanctuary, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church, and admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Shimla trip tool .

Traveling by car from Nahan to Shimla takes 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Solan, Chail, Himalayan Nature Park, Mahamai Temple, Tara Devi Temple
Highlights from your plan
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
Tara Devi Temple ©
Tara Devi Temple
Christ Church ©
Christ Church

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