8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Manali
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Kaza
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
3
Kalpa
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
4
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
5
Dalhousie
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  5​h
End: New Delhi

2
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, winter sports, fun & games, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Beas River, appreciate the views at Solang Valley, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gayatri Temple, and take in the awesome beauty at Keylong.

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

New Delhi to Manali is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Kaza.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Beas River ©
Beas River
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple

1
night
Kaza

Kaza ©
Kaza, is the sub-divisional headquarter of Spiti Valley in the district of Lahaul & Spiti in Himachal Pradesh. Its located at 3600 ASL and is a cold desert. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Komick Village, take a stroll through Hikkim, then make a trip to Langza, and finally appreciate the views at Spiti Valley.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Kaza travel planning website .

Traveling by car from Manali to Kaza takes 4 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to Kalpa.

Things to do in Kaza

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Komick Village, Spiti Valley
Highlights from your plan
Spiti Valley ©
Spiti Valley
Komick Village ©
Komick Village
Hikkim ©
Hikkim

1
night
Kalpa

Kalpa ©
Kalpa is a small town in the Sutlej river valley, above Recong Peo in the Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh, Northern India, in the Indian Himalaya. Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Narayan-Nagini Temple, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kinner Kailash, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Durga Temple.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Kalpa trip itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from Kaza to Kalpa in 5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Shimla.

Things to do in Kalpa

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Rekong Peo
Highlights from your plan
Kinner Kailash ©
Kinner Kailash

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 20th (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at Kufri Fun World, gain insight at Indian Institute of Advanced Study, then admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge, and finally don't miss a visit to The Mall. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to The Ridge, pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple, and finally deepen your understanding at Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Shimla route app .

Traveling by car from Kalpa to Shimla takes 7 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Dalhousie.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kufri Fun World ©
Kufri Fun World
The Mall ©
The Mall
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple

1
night
Dalhousie

Dalhousie ©
Set over a number of hills, the quiet town of Dalhousie was established by the British in the 19th century as a summer resort town.
On the 22nd (Fri), take in the awesome beauty at Dainkund Peak and then admire the landmark architecture of Rang Mahal.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Dalhousie driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Shimla to Dalhousie in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dalhousie

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Dainkund Peak ©
Dainkund Peak
Rang Mahal ©
Rang Mahal

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