5 days in Shimla & Manali Itinerary

5 days in Shimla & Manali Itinerary

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5 days in Shimla & Manali Itinerary

Start: Kochi (Cochin)
Fly + taxi:  8​h 45​min
1
Shimla
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Manali
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
End: Kochi (Cochin)

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 21st (Tue): admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Shimla trip planner.

Kochi (Cochin) to Shimla is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and taxi; or drive. You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Wed) before leaving for Manali.
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Viceregal Lodge ©
Viceregal Lodge
The Mall ©
The Mall

3
nights
Manali

People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Manu Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Siyali Mahadev Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then appreciate the views at Solang Valley, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River.

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Traveling by car from Shimla to Manali takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Manali

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

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