6 days in Shimla & Manali Itinerary

6 days in Shimla & Manali Itinerary

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6 days in Shimla & Manali Itinerary

Start: Shimla
1
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Manali
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
End: Shimla

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Hanuman Temple and Kali Bari Temple are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore hidden gems such as Tara Devi Temple and Jakhoo Hill. Change things up with these side-trips from Shimla: Himalayan Nature Park (in Kufri) and Naldehra Golf Course (in Naldehra). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Annandale Army Heritage Museum, admire the verdant scenery at The Glen, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Sankat Mochan Temple.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Shimla tour planner.

Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Himalayan Nature Park, Hanuman Temple, Tara Devi Temple, Naldehra Golf Course
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Tara Devi Temple ©
Tara Devi Temple
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple
Annandale Army Heritage Museum ©
Annandale Army Heritage Museum

3
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Rohtang Pass has been added to your itinerary. On the 2nd (Sat), cruise along Rohtang Pass, identify plant and animal life at The Himalayan Trout Fish Farm, get engrossed in the history at International Roerich Memorial Trust, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tripura Sundari Temple, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. On the next day, contemplate the waterfront views at Bhrigu Lake, cruise along Hampta, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Siyali Mahadev Temple.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Manali trip builder website .

Getting from Shimla to Manali by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. On the 4th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Outdoors Scenic Drive

Side Trips

The Himalayan Trout Fish Farm, Tripura Sundari Temple, Rohtang Pass
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Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Tripura Sundari Temple ©
Tripura Sundari Temple
Hampta ©
Hampta

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