8 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

8 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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8 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

Start: Konni
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Dharamsala
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
2
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Manali
— 3 nights
Fly:  18​h 30​min
End: Konni

1
night
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): take in the awesome beauty at Triund Hill and then get lost in a book at Library of Tibetan Works and Archives. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Mon): admire all the interesting features of Norbulingka Institute and then appreciate the views at Kangra Valley.

For reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Dharamsala trip itinerary maker site .

Konni to Dharamsala is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Nature Parks
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Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute
Kangra Valley ©
Kangra Valley

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): admire all the interesting features of Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple, pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, then make a trip to The Ridge, and finally don't miss a visit to The Mall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Annandale Ground and then explore and take pictures at Indian Institute of Advanced Study.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Shimla attractions planner.

You can drive from Dharamsala to Shimla in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Historic Sites
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Annandale Ground ©
Annandale Ground
The Mall ©
The Mall
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple

3
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Step out of Manali to go to Bhopal and see Van Vihar National Park, which is approximately 15h 15 min away. The adventure continues: appreciate the views at Solang Valley, contemplate the waterfront views at Beas River, get great views at Gulaba, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hidimba Devi Temple.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Manali online tour itinerary planner .

You can drive from Shimla to Manali in 4.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trip

Van Vihar National Park
Highlights from your plan
Beas River ©
Beas River
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley

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