5 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

5 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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5 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

Start: Coimbatore
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Dharamsala
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
2
Manali
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h 45​min
3
Sangla
— 1 day
Drive:  7​h
4
Shimla
— 1 day
taxi + Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Coimbatore

1
night
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): admire all the interesting features of HPCA Stadium.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Dharamsala road trip site .

Coimbatore to Dharamsala is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Parks Spas Nature
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Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall
Spas & Wellness
Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute

1
night
Manali

People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
On the 7th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Siyali Mahadev Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Manali vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Dharamsala to Manali takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Sangla.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Spas
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Spas
Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley

1
day
Sangla

Sangla ©
Close to the Tibetan border, Sangla is a small town rarely visited by foreign tourists.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): wander the streets of Rakcham and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Chitkul.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Sangla visit planner .

You can drive from Manali to Sangla in 9.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Shimla.

Things to do in Sangla

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Chitkul ©
Chitkul
Rakcham ©
Rakcham

1
day
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): make a trip to The Ridge, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple, then make a trip to The Mall, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Shimla travel itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Sangla to Shimla takes 7 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites
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Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
The Mall ©
The Mall
Viceregal Lodge ©
Viceregal Lodge

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