6 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

6 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

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6 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly + taxi:  3​h 30​min
1
Manali
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Shimla
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

1
night
Manali

People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): take in the natural beauty of Vashisht Baths, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, then contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gayatri Temple, appreciate the views at Solang Valley, then have some family-friendly fun at Club House, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Siyali Mahadev Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ghatotkach Tree Templ.

For maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Manali visit planning tool .

New Delhi to Manali is an approximately 3.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Shimla.

Things to do in Manali

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Spas & Wellness
Beas River ©
Beas River
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

3
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Shimla is known for historic sites, nature, museums, parks, and winter sports. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to The Mall, explore and take pictures at Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kufri Fun World, and examine the collection at Prantika.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Shimla trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Manali to Shimla takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Shimla sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
The Mall ©
The Mall
Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World

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