5 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

5 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

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5 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly:  11​h
1
Manali
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Shimla
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

1
night
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
On the 28th (Mon), explore the activities along Beas River, appreciate the views at Solang Valley, then admire the sheer force of Jogini Waterfall, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Zana Falls, then get outside with Outdoor Activities, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Siyali Mahadev Temple.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Manali online route planner .

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Manali is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can go by car to Shimla.

Things to do in Manali

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Jogini Waterfall ©
Jogini Waterfall
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 30th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tara Devi Temple, stroll through Himalayan Bird Park, stroll through Annandale Ground, then make a trip to The Mall, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kali Bari Temple. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the history behind Monument Rani Jhansi, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jakhoo Hill, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, and finally explore and take pictures at Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Shimla trip maker website .

Traveling by car from Manali to Shimla takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Tara Devi Temple
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Annandale Ground ©
Annandale Ground
Jakhoo Hill ©
Jakhoo Hill
Himalayan Bird Park ©
Himalayan Bird Park

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