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: Mumbai
Fly:  7​h 15​min
1
Kullu
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Manali
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Shimla
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  6​h
End: Mumbai

2
nights
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 2nd (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sharvali Devi Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jagannathi Temple, then hike along Chandrakhani Pass, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bijli Mahadev Temple.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Kullu trip tool .

Mumbai to Kullu is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel to Manali.

Things to do in Kullu

Parks Historic Sites Trails

Side Trip

Lord Ramchandra Temple
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Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Chandrakhani Pass ©
Chandrakhani Pass
Bijli Mahadev Temple ©
Bijli Mahadev Temple

2
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
On the 5th (Tue), take in the dramatic scenery at Jogini Waterfall, then admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley, then explore the activities along Beas River, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get outside with Outdoor Activities, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gadhan Thekchhokling Gompa Monastery, and then take in the natural beauty of Vashisht Baths.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Manali trip website .

Traveling by car from Kullu to Manali takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Tours
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Vashisht Baths
Vashisht Baths

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 7th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kufri Fun World, then make a trip to The Mall, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge. Here are some ideas for day two: admire all the interesting features of Indian Institute of Advanced Study, stroll through Annandale Ground, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church, and finally don't miss a visit to The Ridge.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Shimla driving holiday planner.

Drive from Manali to Shimla in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
Annandale Ground ©
Annandale Ground
The Mall ©
The Mall

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