6 days in Shimla & Manali Itinerary

6 days in Shimla & Manali Itinerary

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6 days in Shimla & Manali Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Drive:  5​h 30​min
1
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Manali
— 3 nights
Drive:  8​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 28th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, then take in the awesome beauty at Kufri Fun World, then make a trip to The Mall, and finally admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Shimla travel planning site .

New Delhi to Shimla is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
The Mall ©
The Mall
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple

3
nights
Manali

People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
When in Manali, make a side trip to see Naggar Castle in Naggar, approximately 1h 10 min away. There's much more to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manu Temple, take in the dramatic scenery at Jogini Waterfall, and appreciate the views at Solang Valley.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Manali trip itinerary tool .

You can drive from Shimla to Manali in 4.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. On the 2nd (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trip

Naggar Castle
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Spas
Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley

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