8 days in Mandi, Dharamsala & Dalhousie Itinerary

8 days in Mandi, Dharamsala & Dalhousie Itinerary

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8 days in Mandi, Dharamsala & Dalhousie Itinerary

Start: Visakhapatnam
Fly + Drive:  14​h 30​min
1
Mandi
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Dharamsala
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Dalhousie
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  9​h
End: Visakhapatnam

2
nights
Mandi

Mandi ©
Mandi, ', formerly known as Mandav Nagar, also known as Sahor''' (Tibetan: Zahor), is a major town and a municipal council in Mandi District in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Bhima Kaali Temple and then explore the activities along Prashar Lake.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Mandi trip planner .

Visakhapatnam to Mandi is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to drive to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Mandi

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Prashar Lake ©
Prashar Lake
Bhima Kaali Temple ©
Bhima Kaali Temple

2
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Bring the kids along to Mata Brajeshwari Devi and Chamunda Devi Temple. And it doesn't end there: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Triund Hill, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, take in the dramatic scenery at Bhagsu Waterfall, and explore and take pictures at HPCA Stadium.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Dharamsala trip itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by car from Mandi to Dharamsala takes 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Dalhousie.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Nature Parks Spas

Side Trip

Mata Brajeshwari Devi
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Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall
Dal Lake ©
Dal Lake

2
nights
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 11th (Sat), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Dainkund Peak, contemplate the waterfront views at Khajjiar Lake, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Golden Devi Temple. On the 12th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. John's Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Church, then explore the activities along Chamera Lake, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Rock Garden.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Dalhousie online trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Dharamsala to Dalhousie in 2.5 hours. On the 13th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dalhousie

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Golden Devi Temple, Khajjiar Lake
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Dainkund Peak ©
Dainkund Peak
Chamera Lake ©
Chamera Lake
Khajjiar Lake ©
Khajjiar Lake

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