8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: Chandigarh
bus:  2​h
1
Shimla
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Shoja
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h
3
Kullu
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
4
Naggar
— Few hours
Drive:  45​min
5
Manali
— 4 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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sankat Mochan Temple, make a trip to The Mall, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Bari Temple, then admire the landmark architecture of Viceregal Lodge, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple. On the 27th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around Annandale Ground, then see the interesting displays at Annandale Army Heritage Museum, then meet the residents at Himalayan Bird Park, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Kufri Fun World.

To find maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Shimla road trip planning website .

Chandigarh to Shimla is an approximately 2-hour bus ride. You can also drive. In December, daily temperatures in Shimla can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Shoja.

Things to do in Shimla

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Annandale Ground ©
Annandale Ground
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple
Annandale Army Heritage Museum ©
Annandale Army Heritage Museum

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hours
Shoja

Shoja ©
On the 28th (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Serolsar Lake and then steep yourself in history at Raghupur Fort.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Shoja road trip site .

Drive from Shimla to Shoja in 5.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kullu.

Things to do in Shoja

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Serolsar Lake ©
Serolsar Lake

1
night
Kullu

Kullu ©
Kullu tourism thrives thanks to the area's temples and majestic hills, covered in apple forests and deodar trees.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): appreciate the views at Tirthan Valley and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mahadevi Tirth.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Kullu online trip maker .

Drive from Shoja to Kullu in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to drive to Naggar.

Things to do in Kullu

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Tirthan Valley ©
Tirthan Valley
Mahadevi Tirth ©
Mahadevi Tirth

few
hours
Naggar

Naggar
Naggar is a settlement in the Kullu District of Himachal Pradesh, India.Nicholas RoerichHistoryNaggar is a settlement in Kullu district, Himachal Pradesh, India, and it falls as a stopover. For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Naggar attractions planner.

You can drive from Kullu to Naggar in an hour. On the 29th (Sun), you'll travel to Manali.

Things to do in Naggar

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

4
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Kids will enjoy Manali Picnic Spot and Camps and Himvalley Manali Amusement & Culture Park. And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Beas River, take in the spiritual surroundings of Manu Temple, take a memorable drive along Rohtang Pass, and admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Manali vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Naggar to Manali takes an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

Theme Parks Scenic Drive Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rohtang Pass
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Beas River ©
Beas River
Manali Picnic Spot and Camps ©
Manali Picnic Spot and Camps
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley

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