7 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

7 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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7 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly:  5​h
1
Dharamsala
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
2
Manali
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Kaza
— 1 night
Drive:  9​h 45​min
4
Shimla
— 1 day
taxi + Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Pune

1
night
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 28th (Sun): relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers and then admire the striking features of Hari Kothi. Keep things going the next day: explore and take pictures at Norbulingka Institute, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dalai Lama Temple Complex, and then take in the awesome beauty at Triund Hill.

For maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Dharamsala trip website .

Pune to Dharamsala is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Manali.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Parks Nature Spas
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Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Spas & Wellness
Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute

3
nights
Manali

People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Manali is known for nature, historic sites, winter sports, fun & games, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, explore the fascinating underground world of Arjun Gufa, skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Manali tour itinerary planner .

Drive from Dharamsala to Manali in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kaza.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Spas
Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley

1
night
Kaza

Kaza ©
Kaza, is the sub-divisional headquarter of Spiti Valley in the district of Lahaul & Spiti in Himachal Pradesh. Its located at 3600 ASL and is a cold desert. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): appreciate the views at Spiti Valley, wander the streets of Hikkim, then don't miss a visit to Komick Village, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Komic Monastery.

Plan my day in Kaza using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Drive from Manali to Kaza in 5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Shimla.

Things to do in Kaza

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Komick Village, Spiti Valley
Highlights from your plan
Spiti Valley ©
Spiti Valley
Hikkim ©
Hikkim
Komick Village ©
Komick Village

1
day
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 4th (Sat), admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge, admire all the interesting features of Indian Institute of Advanced Study, make a trip to The Mall, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church, and finally don't miss a visit to The Ridge.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Shimla trip planner .

Traveling by car from Kaza to Shimla takes 11.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites
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Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
The Mall ©
The Mall
Viceregal Lodge ©
Viceregal Lodge

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