39 days in Shimla, Manali & Amritsar Itinerary

39 days in Shimla, Manali & Amritsar Itinerary

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Shimla
— 12 nights
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Manali
— 12 nights
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Amritsar
— 14 nights
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Shimla

— 12 nights

Queen of Hills

The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Shimla: Tara Devi Temple (in Taradevi) and Mohan Shakti Heritage Park (in Solan). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to The Mall, deepen your understanding at Indian Institute of Advanced Study, take in the pleasant sights at Shimla Heritage Walk, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple.

To find photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Shimla online trip maker.

Ahmedabad to Shimla is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. On the 7th (Sun), you're off to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Manali

— 12 nights
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Venture out of the city with trips to Kullu (Raghunath Temple, Bijli Mahadev Temple, &more), Naggar (Naggar Castle & Tripura Sundari Temple) and Climbing Tours (in Leh). There's much more to do: surround yourself with nature on Riding Solo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple, appreciate the views at Solang Valley, and explore the activities along Beas River.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Manali trip planning tool.

You can drive from Shimla to Manali in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can go by car to Amritsar.

Things to do in Manali

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Amritsar

— 14 nights

Golden City

A holy city, Amritsar stands as the spiritual and cultural capital of Sikhism, and the location of the religion's most revered and holiest shrine.
Venture out of the city with trips to Jalandhar (Rangla Punjab Haveli, Gurudwara Talhan Sahib Ji, &more). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Harmandir Sahib, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and admire the natural beauty at Jallianwala Bagh.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Amritsar trip planner.

Traveling by car from Manali to Amritsar takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In March, daily temperatures in Amritsar can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Amritsar

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Parks

Side Trips