5 days in Shimla & Manali Itinerary

5 days in Shimla & Manali Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Hyderabad
Fly:  7 h 30 min
1
Shimla
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Manali
— 3 nights
Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: Hyderabad

1
night
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): stroll around Daulat Singh Park, thendon't miss a visit to The Mall, and then admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge.

To see photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Shimla trip itinerary builder app.

Hyderabad to Shimla is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of subway, train, and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks
Highlights from your plan
Daulat Singh Park ©
Daulat Singh Park
The Mall ©
The Mall
Viceregal Lodge ©
Viceregal Lodge

3
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Gayatri Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Himalaya Nyingmapa Buddhist Temple, explore the activities along Beas River, thenwitness a stunning natural landmark at Vashisht Baths, and finally admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley. On the 4th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at Rahala Falls, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ghatotkach Tree Templ, and finally skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Manali online day trip planner.

You can drive from Shimla to Manali in 4.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. On the 5th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Tours
Highlights from your plan
Beas River ©
Beas River
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

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