6 days in Leh & Shimla Itinerary

6 days in Leh & Shimla Itinerary

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6 days in Leh & Shimla Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  8​h 15​min
1
Leh
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  3​h
2
Shimla
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Dubai

2
nights
Leh

Leh ©
The former capital of the Kingdom of Ladakh, Leh possesses a historic old town area marked by stupas, monasteries, and traditional mud-brick houses.
On the 20th (Sun), look for gifts at De Pashmina Emporium, then see the interesting displays at Hall of Fame, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurudwara Shri Pathar Sahib, and finally don't miss a visit to Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers. On the 21st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape at Magnetic Hill, see the interesting displays at Stok Palace Museum, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Thiksey Monastery.

To see other places to visit and other tourist information, use the Leh trip itinerary website .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Leh is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Leh is 1 hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Shimla.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Hall of Fame ©
Hall of Fame

3
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Bring the kids along to Mohan Shakti Heritage Park and Sankat Mochan Temple. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Bari Temple, stroll around Annandale Ground, appreciate the history behind Monument Rani Jhansi, and admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Shimla trip site .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Leh to Shimla takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, train, and taxi; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Mohan Shakti Heritage Park
Highlights from your plan
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple
Annandale Army Heritage Museum ©
Annandale Army Heritage Museum
Annandale Ground ©
Annandale Ground

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