7 days in Kullu, Manali & Shimla Itinerary

7 days in Kullu, Manali & Shimla Itinerary

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7 days in Kullu, Manali & Shimla Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Kullu
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Manali
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Shimla
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

1
night
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Raghunath Temple, step into the grandiose world of Naggar Castle, and then make a trip to Dhakpo Shedrupling Monastery. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the views at Tirthan Valley.

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New Delhi to Kullu is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Manali.

Things to do in Kullu

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Naggar Castle
Highlights from your plan
Naggar Castle ©
Naggar Castle
Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Dhakpo Shedrupling Monastery ©
Dhakpo Shedrupling Monastery

3
nights
Manali

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: explore the activities along Beas River, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, take in the awesome beauty at Keylong, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Manu Temple.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Manali online itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Kullu to Manali takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, then take in the awesome beauty at Kufri Fun World, then explore and take pictures at Indian Institute of Advanced Study, and finally admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge. On the next day, don't miss a visit to The Mall, get your game on at SkyJumper Trampoline Park, explore and take pictures at Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church, and finally don't miss a visit to The Ridge.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Shimla trip planner .

Drive from Manali to Shimla in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Fun & Games Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
The Mall ©
The Mall
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple

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