6 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

6 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

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6 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly + taxi:  9​h 30​min
1
Manali
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Shimla
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Ahmedabad


3
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Manali is known for nature, historic sites, fun & games, winter sports, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Beas River, take in the spiritual surroundings of Siyali Mahadev Temple, appreciate the views at Solang Valley, and fly down the slopes at Solang-Nullah.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Manali tour itinerary maker tool .

Ahmedabad to Manali is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. On the 27th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Naggar Castle
Highlights from your plan
Beas River ©
Beas River
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Vashisht Baths
Vashisht Baths

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Himalayan Bird Park, admire the striking features of Jakhu Temple, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Shimla Christ Church, then make a trip to The Mall, and finally don't miss a visit to The Ridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Jakhoo Hill, explore and take pictures at Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex, then stroll through Annandale, and finally admire all the interesting features of Indian Institute of Advanced Study.

Plan trip to Shimla with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Manali to Shimla takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Annandale Ground ©
Annandale Ground
The Mall ©
The Mall
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple

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