42 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

42 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Dalhousie
— 5 nights
2
Dharamsala
— 8 nights
3
Manali
— 11 nights
4
Vashisht
— 2 nights
5
Sarahan
— 1 night
6
Sangla
— 3 nights
7
Shimla
— 5 nights
8
Kullu
— 3 nights
9
Mandi
— 3 nights

5
nights
Dalhousie

Dalhousie ©
Set over a number of hills, the quiet town of Dalhousie was established by the British in the 19th century as a summer resort town.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dalhousie: Chamba (Khajjiar Lake, Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary, &more). And it doesn't end there: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Dainkund Peak, explore the activities along Chamera Lake, pause for some serene contemplation at St. John's Church, and look for all kinds of wild species at Panjpulla.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Dalhousie fast, fun, and easy.

Jaipur to Dalhousie is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can go by car to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Dalhousie

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Chamba
Highlights from your plan
Dainkund Peak ©
Dainkund Peak
Chamera Lake ©
Chamera Lake
Khajjiar Lake ©
Khajjiar Lake

8
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Venture out of the city with trips to Palampur Tea Gardens (in Palampur) and Kangra (Mata Brajeshwari Devi & Kangra Fort). And it doesn't end there: deepen your understanding at Norbulingka Institute, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bhagsunath Temple, admire the verdant scenery at Kangra Valley, and contemplate the waterfront views at Dal Lake.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Dharamsala trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Dalhousie to Dharamsala by car takes about 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Palampur, Kangra, Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
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Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute
Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall

11
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Go for a jaunt from Manali to Haripur to see The Himalayan Trout Fish Farm about 46 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Beas River, step into the grandiose world of Naggar Castle, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and admire the sheer force of Jogini Waterfall.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Manali online itinerary maker.

You can drive from Dharamsala to Manali in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to Vashisht.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Himalayan Trout Fish Farm, Naggar Castle
Highlights from your plan
Beas River ©
Beas River
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley

2
nights
Vashisht

Vashisht ©
On the 28th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ram Temple and then cruise along Rohtang Pass.

To find where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Vashisht day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Manali to Vashisht takes 1.5 hours. You'll set off for Sarahan on the 29th (Mon).

Things to do in Vashisht

Scenic Drive Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

1
night
Sarahan

Sarahan ©
On the 30th (Tue), get to know the fascinating history of King Palace and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bhima Kali Temple.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Sarahan online trip planner.

Getting from Vashisht to Sarahan by car takes about 8.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Sangla.

Things to do in Sarahan

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

3
nights
Sangla

Sangla ©
Close to the Tibetan border, Sangla is a small town rarely visited by foreign tourists.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sangla: Durga Temple (in Rekong Peo) and Suicide Point (in Kalpa). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Chitkul, appreciate the views at Kinnaur, explore the ancient world of Kamru Fort, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kailash Dwar Sangla.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Sangla trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sarahan to Sangla takes 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Sangla

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Durga Temple, Kinnaur, Suicide Point
Highlights from your plan
Kamru Fort ©
Kamru Fort
Chitkul ©
Chitkul
Rakcham ©
Rakcham

5
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Get out of town with these interesting Shimla side-trips: Tara Devi Temple (in Taradevi) and Padam Palace (in Rampur). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to The Mall, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, visit Sankat Mochan Temple, and admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Shimla attractions site.

Traveling by car from Sangla to Shimla takes 7 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kullu.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Tara Devi Temple, Padam Palace
Highlights from your plan
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
The Mall ©
The Mall
The Ridge ©
The Ridge

3
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, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the verdant scenery at Tirthan Valley, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lord Ramchandra Temple, and take a memorable drive along Hampta.

To find reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Kullu itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Shimla to Kullu takes 6.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Mandi.

Things to do in Kullu

Historic Sites Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Lord Ramchandra Temple
Highlights from your plan
Bijli Mahadev Temple ©
Bijli Mahadev Temple
Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Hampta ©
Hampta

3
nights
Mandi

Mandi ©
Mandi, ', formerly known as Mandav Nagar, also known as Sahor''' (Tibetan: Zahor), is a major town and a municipal council in Mandi District in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. Mandi is known for nature, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the verdant scenery at Barot Valley, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamaksha Devi Temple, and contemplate the waterfront views at Prashar Lake.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Mandi journey maker site.

Getting from Kullu to Mandi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mandi

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Prashar Lake ©
Prashar Lake
Mahunag Temple ©
Mahunag Temple
Kamaksha Devi Temple ©
Kamaksha Devi Temple

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