7 days in Shimla, Kullu & Manali Itinerary

7 days in Shimla, Kullu & Manali Itinerary

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7 days in Shimla, Kullu & Manali Itinerary

Start: Chandigarh
Bus:  2 h
1
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h
2
Kullu
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Manali
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h
End: Chandigarh

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Shimla is known for nature, historic sites, parks, museums, and winter sports. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to The Mall, take in the awesome beauty at Kufri, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Shimla Christ Church, and contemplate the long history of Kotkhai Palace.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Shimla driving holiday site .

Chandigarh to Shimla is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of taxi and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kullu.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple

1
day
Kullu

Kullu
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Kullu journey planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Shimla to Kullu. You'll set off for Manali on the 13th (Wed).

Things to do in Kullu

Historic Sites Parks Nature

3
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Spend the 14th (Thu) exploring nature at Van Vihar National Park. There's much more to do: explore the activities along Beas River, take in the spiritual surroundings of Siyali Mahadev Temple, identify plant and animal life at Rani Nala, and have some family-friendly fun at Club House.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Manali tour itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Kullu to Manali. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Van Vihar National Park
Highlights from your plan
Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Solang Nullah ©
Solang Nullah

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