8 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

8 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  7 h 30 min
1
Manali
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
3
Dharamsala
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: Mumbai

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, and winter sports. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Manali Sanctuary, and take in the dramatic scenery at Jogini Waterfall.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Manali trip maker.

Mumbai to Manali is an approximately 7.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to go by car 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.
On the 11th (Fri), walk around Daulat Singh Park, then make a trip to The Mall, then admire the striking features of Viceregal Lodge, and finally gain insight at Indian Institute of Advanced Study. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to The Ridge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jakhu Temple, and then take in the awesome beauty at Kufri Fun World.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Shimla trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Manali to Shimla takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
The Mall ©
The Mall
Viceregal Lodge ©
Viceregal Lodge

2
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
On the 13th (Sun), explore the activities along Dal Lake, then take in the awesome beauty at Triund Hill, and then look for gifts at Kushi Boutique. Keep things going the next day: admire the sheer force of Bhagsu Waterfall, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then gain insight at Norbulingka Institute.

For other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Dharamsala trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Shimla to Dharamsala in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Nature Parks Spas
Highlights from your plan
Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall
Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute
Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill

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