7 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

7 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

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7 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly + taxi:  8​h 45​min
1
Manali
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Shimla
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Ahmedabad

3
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Canyoning & Rappelling Tours and Gayatri Temple. The adventure continues: explore the activities along Beas River, take in the spiritual surroundings of Hidimba Devi Temple, appreciate the views at Solang Valley, and take in the natural beauty of Vashisht Baths.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Manali trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Ahmedabad to Manali is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Beas River ©
Beas River
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 8th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple, then don't miss a visit to The Mall, then take in the pleasant sights at Shimla Heritage Walk, and finally admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Bari Temple, see the interesting displays at Annandale Army Heritage Museum, then stroll through Annandale Ground, and finally explore and take pictures at Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Shimla online driving holiday planner .

Getting from Manali to Shimla by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
The Mall ©
The Mall
Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex ©

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