4 days in Shimla & Manali Itinerary

4 days in Shimla & Manali Itinerary

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4 days in Shimla & Manali Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly + taxi:  4​h 15​min
1
Shimla
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Manali
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: New Delhi

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 27th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple, then make a trip to The Mall, and then admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to The Ridge, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church, have some family-friendly fun at SkyJumper Trampoline Park, then get to know the resident critters at Himalayan Bird Park, and finally admire all the interesting features of Indian Institute of Advanced Study.

For ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Shimla trip itinerary website .

New Delhi to Shimla is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can go by car to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

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Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
The Mall ©
The Mall
Viceregal Lodge ©
Viceregal Lodge

2
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Jogini Waterfall, appreciate the views at Solang Valley, then contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gadhan Thekchhokling Gompa Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Siyali Mahadev Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manu Temple, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Keylong, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Arjun Gufa.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Manali online visit planner .

Getting from Shimla to Manali by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

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Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

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