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: Bengaluru
Fly + taxi:  7​h
1
Shimla
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
2
Kullu
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Manali
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Bengaluru

1
night
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 10th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kufri Fun World, then don't miss a visit to The Mall, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge. Keep things going the next day: admire all the interesting features of Indian Institute of Advanced Study, relax and rejuvenate at Hotel Hot Spring Therme & Spa, pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, then make a trip to The Ridge, and finally explore and take pictures at Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex.

For reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Shimla itinerary planner.

Bengaluru to Shimla is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Nature Spas
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Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
The Mall ©
The Mall
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple

1
night
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
On the 12th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Mahadevi Tirth and then appreciate the views at Tirthan Valley. On the next day, explore the historical opulence of Naggar Castle and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Hot Water Spring.

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Getting from Shimla to Kullu by car takes about 6.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Manali.

Things to do in Kullu

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Naggar Castle
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Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Naggar Castle ©
Naggar Castle
Hot Water Spring ©
Hot Water Spring

2
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
On the 14th (Sun), witness a stunning natural landmark at Vashisht Baths, then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, then contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the views at Solang Valley and then get great views at Gulaba.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Manali day trip planning site .

You can drive from Kullu to Manali in 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

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