7 days in Chandigarh & Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

7 days in Chandigarh & Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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7 days in Chandigarh & Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly:  3​h 15​min
1
Chandigarh
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Rewalsar
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Manali
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
4
Dharamsala
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Dalhousie
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  7​h
End: Pune

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Chandigarh

Chandigarh ©
Leading the post-independence development of the country, Chandigarh represents the first planned city built after the colonial-era ended.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Government Museum and Art Gallery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kansa Devi Temple, and then browse the different shops at Elante mall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through Christ The King Cathedral, examine the collection at Le Corbusier Centre, don't miss a visit to Gurudwara Nada Sahib, then contemplate the waterfront views at Sukhna Lake, and finally see the interesting displays at Museum Maison Jeanneret.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Chandigarh journey maker app .

Pune to Chandigarh is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Rewalsar.

Things to do in Chandigarh

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Panchkula
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Kansa Devi Temple ©
Kansa Devi Temple
Sukhna Lake ©
Sukhna Lake
Gurudwara Nada Sahib ©
Gurudwara Nada Sahib

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Rewalsar

Rewalsar ©
On the 22nd (Mon), pause for some photo ops at Statue of Padmasambhava, explore the activities along Kunt Bhayog Lake, and then explore the activities along Rewalsar Lake.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Rewalsar road trip tool .

You can drive from Chandigarh to Rewalsar in 5.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Manali.

Things to do in Rewalsar

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Rewalsar Lake
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Rewalsar Lake ©
Rewalsar Lake

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Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
On the 23rd (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Siyali Mahadev Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manu Temple, then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and finally take in the natural beauty of Vashisht Baths. On the 24th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: browse the eclectic array of goods at Manu Market, admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley, then contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, then see the interesting displays at Museum of Himachal Culture & Folk Art, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ghatotkach Tree Templ.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Manali holiday maker app .

You can drive from Rewalsar to Manali in 4.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can drive to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Beas River ©
Beas River

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Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Tibetan Museum, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and then take in the awesome beauty at Triund Hill.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Dharamsala itinerary planning site .

Traveling by car from Manali to Dharamsala takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can drive to Dalhousie.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Parks Nature Spas
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Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Tibetan Museum ©
Tibetan Museum
Spas & Wellness

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Dalhousie

Dalhousie ©
Set over a number of hills, the quiet town of Dalhousie was established by the British in the 19th century as a summer resort town.
On the 26th (Fri), buy something for everyone on your list at Gandhi Chowk Shopping Plaza and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Dainkund Peak.

To find more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Dalhousie online trip planner .

Drive from Dharamsala to Dalhousie in 2.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dalhousie

Parks Nature Shopping
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Dainkund Peak ©
Dainkund Peak

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