8 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

8 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

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8 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

Start: Manali
1
Manali
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Shimla
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
End: Manali

4
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like International Roerich Memorial Trust and Manu Temple. Popular historic sites such as Hidimba Devi Temple and Gadhan Thekchhokling Gompa Monastery are in your itinerary. Step out of Manali with an excursion to Chanderkhani Pass in Naggar--about 1h 10 min away. The adventure continues: get outside with Rohtang Pass, take in the natural beauty of Vashisht Baths, admire the verdant scenery at Solang Valley, and identify plant and animal life at Rani Nallah.

For photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Manali trip itinerary tool .

Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Rohtang Pass, Chanderkhani Pass
Highlights from your plan
International Roerich Memorial Trust ©
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley

3
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 5th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Prantika, take in the awesome beauty at Kufri Fun World, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple. On the 6th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Annandale Army Heritage Museum, then tee off at Naldehra Golf Course, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church.

For reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Shimla route planner.

Drive from Manali to Shimla in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. On the 7th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Museums Golf Outdoors

Side Trip

Naldehra Golf Course
Highlights from your plan
Annandale Army Heritage Museum ©
Annandale Army Heritage Museum
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
Christ Church ©
Christ Church

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